The Women and Infants Center at HSHS St. Joseph’s in Breese will offer childbirth-related classes at Breese and Highland hospitals this fall.
Leading off the late-summer/early fall schedule is a Sibling class, for children 3 to 10 years old expecting a new brother or sister within the next two months, at 9:30 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 8, followed by Know Your Newborn at 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 10, in the HSHS St. Joseph-Breese Heritage Room. Know Your Newborn will also be offered at 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 8, in the Ungacta Conference Center at HSHS St. Joseph’s in Highland.
Two Breastfeeding sessions are also on the calendar — a support group at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 26, and a class at 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 3, in the Breese hospital Heritage Room. A Breastfeeding class will also be offered at 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 29, in Highland hospital’s Ungacta Conference Center. For information, contact the hospital’s certified lactation consultant at 526-5785 firstname.lastname@example.org.
Three childbirth sessions are also planned — a Prepared Childbirth Refresher at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 1, and a one-day Prepared Childbirth class at 9 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 19, in the Heritage Room at Breese, and a three-week Prepared Childbirth course at 7 p.m. Tuesdays, Sept. 15, Sept. 22 and Sept. 29, in the Ungacta Conference Center at Highland.
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Offered with Community Link’s First Step Program, with funding by the United Way of Greater St. Louis, will be Happiest Toddler, from 1 to 2 p.m. Monday, Aug. 10, and Happiest Baby, from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, Sept. 14, at the hospital HealthPlex. Daycare staff, babysitters, grandparents or anyone caring for these age groups are welcome.
For details, a complete schedule of classes or to register, contact 526-5464 email@example.com.