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Events at Women’s Hospital Education Center

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September 8, 2016

7:00 PM
Women's Hospital Maternity Tour

Open

Women’s Hospital Education Center

Come visit Women's Hospital for a tour of our family-centered maternity services. We schedule them weekly for your convenience. Tours last approximately 1 hour and are led by a Registered Nurse. There is no fee, but you must register each adult participant separately. Tours meet in the lobby of the Women's Education Center.

7:00 PM
Marvelous Multiples

Open

Women’s Hospital Education Center

Expecting twins, triplets, or more? This class covers the differences in labor, birth, parenting, and breastfeeding issues that face multiples’ parents.

September 9, 2016

6:30 PM
Childbirth Class Option 3 - Condensed Birth & Baby

Open

Women’s Hospital Education Center

This class is a condensed version of our Birth & Baby series for parents who have a difficult time fitting 5 weeks of classes into their schedule. It covers the care of your newborn and the basics of labor and childbirth. It also includes a hospital tour and lunch. The class is held two consecutive days: beginning on Friday evening from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. and the next day, Saturday from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. (No need to register for Childbirth Options 1 or 2 if you choose this condensed class!) *** These Condensed childbirth classes are very popular and tend to fill quickly. Please complete the online registration EARLY in your pregnancy with plans to start the class when you are approximately 34-36 weeks pregnant.

September 11, 2016

2:30 PM
Women's Hospital Maternity Tour

Open

Women’s Hospital Education Center

Come visit Women's Hospital for a tour of our family-centered maternity services. We schedule them weekly for your convenience. Tours last approximately 1 hour and are led by a Registered Nurse. There is no fee, but you must register each adult participant separately. Tours meet in the lobby of the Women's Education Center.

4:00 PM
Big Brother/Big Sister

Closed

Women’s Hospital Education Center

Let your children share in the joy of a new brother or sister in this special class designed just for them. Activities include discussing how families care for babies and a short tour of the hospital. This class is designed for children ages 2 to 6, but any age is welcome. Please register each child individually. ***Bring a stuffed animal or doll for your child to practice diapering and swaddling.

September 12, 2016

7:00 PM
Breastfeeding Your Baby

Closed

Women’s Hospital Education Center

Breastfeeding is a special time for mother and child. Like any new skill, breastfeeding will be more successful with early preparation and practice. This class will help you feel ready to begin this important relationship. Your partner is encouraged to attend with you. This class meets for two consecutive weeks. Week 1- Learn what to expect in the first days of breastfeeding your newborn. This class will help you feel more confident with the skills needed to begin your breastfeeding experience. Week 2- Many new mothers are concerned about breastfeeding after leaving the hospital. This class will address the most common fears and challenges about breastfeeding during the first few weeks, months and beyond. We will build on the skills learned in week 1. (If you select a 9:00am-12:00pm class, all information from week one and week two will be covered in one class.)

September 14, 2016

7:00 PM
Childbirth Class Option 2 - Birth & Baby Greensboro

Open

Women’s Hospital Education Center

This option of five weekly classes helps you and your labor partner prepare for childbirth. Topics include newborn care, labor & birth, cesarean birth, pain management, comfort techniques and a tour of Women’s Hospital. The class meets at the same time, on the same day of the week for five consecutive weeks beginning with the starting date you choose. (No need to register for childbirth options 1 or 3 if you choose this class!) ***These classes fill up quickly. Please complete the online registration early in your pregnancy with the plan to start this class when you are approximately 30-32 weeks.

September 15, 2016

9:00 AM
Breastfeeding Your Baby

Closed

Women’s Hospital Education Center

Breastfeeding is a special time for mother and child. Like any new skill, breastfeeding will be more successful with early preparation and practice. This class will help you feel ready to begin this important relationship. Your partner is encouraged to attend with you. This class meets for two consecutive weeks. Week 1- Learn what to expect in the first days of breastfeeding your newborn. This class will help you feel more confident with the skills needed to begin your breastfeeding experience. Week 2- Many new mothers are concerned about breastfeeding after leaving the hospital. This class will address the most common fears and challenges about breastfeeding during the first few weeks, months and beyond. We will build on the skills learned in week 1. (If you select a 9:00am-12:00pm class, all information from week one and week two will be covered in one class.)

7:00 PM
Childbirth Class Option 1 - A Natural Childbirth

Open

Women’s Hospital Education Center

This series of 5 weekly classes is for expectant parents who want to learn and practice natural methods of coping with the process of labor and childbirth. Relaxation, breathing, massage, visualization, role of the partner, and helpful positioning are highlighted. Participants learn how to be confident in their body's ability to give birth. This class will empower and help parents make informed decisions about their own care. Includes discussion that will help new parents transition into the immediate postpartum period. Tour is included. Recommended for parents 25-32 weeks pregnant. (No need to register for Childbirth Class Options 2 or 3 when you choose Natural Childbirth!)

7:00 PM
Women's Hospital Maternity Tour

Open

Women’s Hospital Education Center

Come visit Women's Hospital for a tour of our family-centered maternity services. We schedule them weekly for your convenience. Tours last approximately 1 hour and are led by a Registered Nurse. There is no fee, but you must register each adult participant separately. Tours meet in the lobby of the Women's Education Center.

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