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MMC Childbirth Education



Our Classes

Baby Basics Express 08/22 6p-9p

$25
Calendar Aug 22, 2018 at 6 pm

Registration is per person.

Expectant first-time parents can learn about common newborn needs and behaviors and how to prepare for bringing baby home. This class includes information about feeding, how to bathe and swaddle your new baby, safe sleep, caring for and calming a newborn, ways to make sure your baby is safe at home, in the car, and in an emergency, and tips on how to make this newborn period an easier transition for you.

We recommend taking this class between the 32nd and 36th week of pregnancy.

*This class is free to MaineCare participants. If you have MaineCare, please enter MAINECARE in the promo code section of your class registration.

 

Full Course

Baby Basics Express 09/05 6p-9p

$25
Calendar Sep 5, 2018 at 6 pm

Registration is per person.

Expectant first-time parents can learn about common newborn needs and behaviors and how to prepare for bringing baby home. This class includes information about feeding, how to bathe and swaddle your new baby, safe sleep, caring for and calming a newborn, ways to make sure your baby is safe at home, in the car, and in an emergency, and tips on how to make this newborn period an easier transition for you.

We recommend taking this class between the 32nd and 36th week of pregnancy.

*This class is free to MaineCare participants. If you have MaineCare, please enter MAINECARE in the promo code section of your class registration.

Full Course

Baby Basics Express 10/03 6p-9p

$25
Calendar Oct 3, 2018 at 6 pm

Registration is per person.

Expectant first-time parents can learn about common newborn needs and behaviors and how to prepare for bringing baby home. This class includes information about feeding, how to bathe and swaddle your new baby, safe sleep, caring for and calming a newborn, ways to make sure your baby is safe at home, in the car, and in an emergency, and tips on how to make this newborn period an easier transition for you.

We recommend taking this class between the 32nd and 36th week of pregnancy.

*This class is free to MaineCare participants. If you have MaineCare, please enter MAINECARE in the promo code section of your class registration.

 

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Baby Basics… and More! (2-part series) 09/19 - 09/26 6p-8:30p

$45
Calendar Sep 19, 2018 at 6 pm, runs for 2 weeks

Registration is per person.

This two-part class covers all of the same information in the Express class, plus more! You'll learn more about understanding baby behavior and more calming techniques and practical strategies for the newborn period, like babywearing. Plus, this class includes some live guest speakers: a new parent and baby!

We recommend attending this class between the 32nd and 36th week of pregnancy.

Boot Camp for New Dads 08/18 9a-12:30p

Free
Calendar Aug 18, 2018 at 9 am

“Join trained facilitators from Maine Boys to Men for this one-time, 3.5 hour workshop for expectant dads. Learn how to become more comfortable with your new role as a dad by learning important basic skills about caring for an infant and supporting your partner. This program encourages men to be equal participants as caregivers in the parenting of their children and prepares them to make informed decisions about what attitudes and behaviors they want to carry forward.”

We recommend attending this class between the 32nd and 36th week of pregnancy.

 

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Boot Camp for New Dads 09/15 9a-12:30p

Free
Calendar Sep 15, 2018 at 9 am

Join trained facilitators from Boys to Men of Maine for this one-time, three-hour workshop for expectant dads. Learn how to become more comfortable with your new role as a dad by learning important basic skills about caring for an infant and supporting your partner.

We recommend attending this class between the 32nd and 36th week of pregnancy.

 

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Breastfeeding Basics 08/20 6p-8:30p

$10
Calendar Aug 20, 2018 at 6 pm

Registration is per person.

This class covers the benefits of breastfeeding, different breastfeeding techniques and positions, how to make enough milk, and local community and professional resources. Attending this class before your baby’s birth will help you meet your breastfeeding goals. Partners are highly encouraged to register and attend.

We recommend attending this class between the 32nd and 36th week of pregnancy.

*This class is free to MaineCare participants. If you have MaineCare, please enter MAINECARE in the promo code section of your class registration.

Full Course

Breastfeeding Basics 09/29 9a-11:30a

$10
Calendar Sep 29, 2018 at 6 pm

Registration is per person.

This class covers the benefits of breastfeeding, different breastfeeding techniques and positions, how to make enough milk, and local community and professional resources. Attending this class before your baby’s birth will help you meet your breastfeeding goals. Partners are highly encouraged to register and attend.

We recommend attending this class between the 32nd and 36th week of pregnancy.

*This class is free to MaineCare participants. If you have MaineCare, please enter MAINECARE in the promo code section of your class registration.

 

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