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    Classes and Events

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    The Asthma Resource Center encourages asthma patients to join this class for education and help. Next class : To Be Announced
    This one-day class is for expectant parents who are unable to attend a weekly series. The class is designed to give expectant families hands-on practice in diapering, swaddling, bathing, and handling of the newborn. Next class : November 19
    This is a three-session series designed to give expectant families hands-on practice in diapering, swaddling, bathing, and handling of the newborn. Parents-to-be will also learn about breastfeeding and more. Next class : December 4
    Future siblings (age's 3-7 years old) prepare for their roles as a big brother or sister to the new baby. The class includes stories and role-playing. Next class : December 9
    Birth Center Tours provide a valuable overview of what to expect during your hospital stay. Registration is required for weekends only. No registration is required for weekday evenings. Next class : November 18
    This Breastfeeding Class is for those not attending a Baby Care Intensive or Baby Care Series. A certified lactation educator discusses the basics and techniques of successful breastfeeding. Next class : November 20
    Drop-in class. This informal drop-in group focuses on breastfeeding techniques, benefits, and emotional support. Facilitated by an Alta Bates Summit board-certified Lactation Consultant. Next class : November 17
    This one-day class is for expectant parents who are unable to attend the weekly series. A certified childbirth instructor prepares expectant mothers and their partners for birth. Next class : December 2
    A certified childbirth instructor prepares expectant mothers and their partners for birth - normal labor and delivery process, relaxation and breathing techniques, the partner's role and hospital procedures. Next class : November 28
    This one-day class is designed for those who have previously attended childbirth classes and need a refresher to review labor and birth, breathing, relaxation skills, the partner's role, and anesthesia options. Next class : November 18