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Infant Care

Bring Your Own Car Seat 01/30 6p-7p

Free
Calendar Jan 30, 2020 at 6 pm

Proper car seat use saves lives! Many parents are shocked to find out that car seats are usually used incorrectly.

This class will teach you how to install and use your car seat correctly.

After this course, parents will be confident and prepared to use infant car seats.

We will talk about safety in and around cars and the do’s and don’ts for infant safety in regards to the car seat. 

You will also learn when to transition your child to another seat and how to keep your child safe as he or she grows.

Registrants are asked to bring their car seats with to the class, including the car seat base for hands-on practice.

We recommend attending this class anytime before the 37th week of pregnancy.

Full Course

Baby Basics Express 02/05 6p-9p

$25

with Ellen Kunkle

Calendar Feb 5, 2020 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 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.

 

Infant & Child CPR for Family and Friends 02/11 6p-8p

$25

with Jessica Cross

Calendar Feb 11, 2020 at 6 pm

 

 Registration is per person.

Join an American Heart Association-certified instructor for this one-night course for parents, childcare providers, teachers, and others who care for children. This course provides basic information on resuscitation for  infants and children. The text Family & Friends CPR will be provided.

Please note: This is not a certificate class.

We recommend attending this class between the 28th and 32nd week of pregnancy.

 

Full Course

Baby Basics… and More! (2-part series) 02/12-02/26 6p-8:30p

$45

with Janet Oliver

Calendar Feb 12, 2020 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 taking this class between the 32nd and 36th week of pregnancy.

Bring Your Own Car Seat 02/13 6p-7p

Free
Calendar Feb 13, 2020 at 6 pm

Proper car seat use saves lives! Many parents are shocked to find out that car seats are usually used incorrectly.

This class will teach you how to install and use your car seat correctly.

After this course, parents will be confident and prepared to use infant car seats.

We will talk about safety in and around cars and the do’s and don’ts for infant safety in regards to the car seat. 

You will also learn when to transition your child to another seat and how to keep your child safe as he or she grows.

Registrants are asked to bring their car seats with to the class, including the car seat base for hands-on practice.

We recommend attending this class anytime before the 37th week of pregnancy.

Full Course

Baby Basics Express 03/04 6p-9p

$25

with Ellen Kunkle

Calendar Mar 4, 2020 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 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.

 

Infant & Child CPR for Family and Friends 03/10 6p-8p

$25

with Jessica Cross

Calendar Mar 10, 2020 at 6 pm

 Registration is per person.

Join an American Heart Association-certified instructor for this one-night course for parents, childcare providers, teachers, and others who care for children. This course provides basic information on resuscitation for  infants and children. The text Family & Friends CPR will be provided.

Please note: This is not a certificate class.

We recommend attending this class between the 28th and 32nd week of pregnancy.

 

Baby Basics Express 03/18 6p-9p

$25

with Jessica Cross

Calendar Mar 18, 2020 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 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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