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June 27, 2016

9:00 AM
Breastfeeding Your Baby

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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.)

June 30, 2016

6:30 PM
Childbirth Class Option 2 - Birth & Baby Greensboro

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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.

6:30 PM
Infant and Child CPR

Open

Women’s Hospital Education Center

Parents, grandparents, babysitters, and friends learn Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation skills for infants and children. You will also learn how to treat both conscious and unconscious choking in infants and children. This Family & Friends program does not offer certification. Register each participant individually to ensure that enough mannequins are available.

7:00 PM
Women's Hospital Maternity Tour

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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.

July 6, 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.)

July 7, 2016

6:30 PM
Infant and Child CPR

Open

Women’s Hospital Education Center

Parents, grandparents, babysitters, and friends learn Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation skills for infants and children. You will also learn how to treat both conscious and unconscious choking in infants and children. This Family & Friends program does not offer certification. Register each participant individually to ensure that enough mannequins are available.

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. ***We recommend that you take the following classes along with "Natural Childbirth", since these topics are not included within the series: Exploring Pain Relief Options & Cesareans" and "Caring for Baby". You can register for these online as well. (No need to register for Childbirth Class Options 2 or 3 when you choose Natural Childbirth!)

7:00 PM
Women's Hospital Maternity Tour

Closed

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.

July 8, 2016

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

Closed

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.

July 10, 2016

2:30 PM
Women's Hospital Maternity Tour

Closed

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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