The Anthopology of Motherhood: Feeding Room
A functional art installation curated by Fran Flaherty
Located in the Wyndham Grand Hotel.
The installation is a climate-controlled comfort station for families, including:
• Semi-private breast/bottle feeding area with comfy chairs and nursing pillows
• Art by local artists who are also mothers
• Sink to wash hands/bottles/breastpump parts and water
cooler to mix formula, thaw frozen milk, and hydrate
• Diaper changing tables
• Play area for siblings
• Volunteers from Three Rivers Mothers’ Milk Bank, La Leche League, Black Breastfeeding Circle, and The Midwife Center
The Anthropology of Motherhood Feeding Room supported by Allegheny Health Network
Anthropology of Motherhood Volunteering
We are pleased to have volunteers welcome parents to both locations of the functional art installation The Anthropology of Motherhood! Volunteers in these areas should be affiliated with the Three Rivers Milk Bank, La Leche League, Black Breastfeeding Circle or similar organizations and should be comfortable around young children and nursing mothers.