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Bear With Me: Stories of Birth and Pregnancy

Posted on April 3, 2019 by Deanna Spiotta


Every parent knows their birth story.

The start of your journey as a family stays with you for a lifetime. “Bear With Me” is an evening of humor, tears, joy, and honesty, as Rochester parents from all walks of life share stories of birth and pregnancy.

Join us!

Thursday, June 13, 2019
6:30 – 8:30pm

The Strathallan Hotel  |  City View Ballroom
550 East Avenue
Rochester, NY 14607

Stories begin at 7:00pm.

Hors d’oeuvres and dessert included.  Cash bar available. 


Eleanor Coleman

Jacqueline Lindsey

Karen Elam

Kiara Warren

Lauren Deutsch, Esq.

We will also be honoring three local champions for their contribution to our community:

  • Community Champion
  • Direct Service Award
  • Building Resilience Award

Tickets are available for $35 here!


Your ticket purchase contributes toward the cost of refreshments and serves as a donation to Healthy Baby Network. Thank you for your support.

Complimentary child care available.  Dinner will be provided for the children.  Please contact Deanna Spiotta at or 585-546-4930 ext. 215 with the number of children who will need child care and their ages by May 31, 2019. 

Free parking is available in the parking lot behind The Strathallan Hotel.  Complimentary valet service will also be available.


Special thanks to our generous sponsors!


About Deanna Spiotta

Deanna is the Communications Director for Healthy Baby Network.