The international nonprofit Men Having Babies ( MHB ) is once again teaming with Chicago's Center on Halsted to hold a conference at the facility at 3656 N. Halsted St. on April 14-15.
The event will take place on April 14 at 3:30-8 p.m.,and April 15 at 9 a.m.-6:30 p.m. at the Center. In addition, MHB is offering a post-conference happy-hour party at Chicago's Sidetrack, 3349 N. Halsted St., on Saturday, April 14, 8:30-10:30 p.m. The event is offered in cooperating with local and national LGBT organizations, and is open to the Chicago LGBT community at large.
The conference brings together medical and legal experts, current and future parents, and surrogate mothers. Prospective parents will benefit from practical and personal peer advice, and have opportunities to meet a wide range of leading providers from at the Gay Parenting Expo, in breakout sessions and in private consultations.
The Chicago event is one of six annual conferences that Men Having Babies holds worldwide, with other conferences taking place in Miami/Fort Lauderdale, Brussels, New York, Dallas and San Francisco.