To help you and your family welcome your new arrival with confidence, we offer in-person childbirth classes for expectant parents. All classes require registration and will be held at the hospital. Led by a registered nurse, each class is specifically designed to help expectant parents and their children welcome a new member to the family. Register for classes below.
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This is a comprehensive four-week course on how to prepare for the birth of a new baby, including the last eight weeks of pregnancy, signs of labor, labor and delivery, pain management, understanding medical procedures, and C-section information. The classes are Thursdays, 7 pm - 9 pm and are presented by Ani Stallings, RN, Labor & Delivery.
We also offer a one-day Informed Childbirth Blitz class on Saturday: April 15, June 10, July 22, September 9 and November 11. Time: 8 am to noon.
Clark Memorial’s lactation consultants, Andrea Denbow, RN, IBCLC and Samantha Walters, IBCLC will offer information on the benefits of breastfeeding as well as techniques and supplies that can make breastfeeding easier and a positive experience.