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Huntsville Childbirth Class Series Starts
June 30 @ 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
One event on August 11, 2022 at 6:00 PM
One event on September 22, 2022 at 6:00 PM
One event on October 27, 2022 at 6:00 PM
One event on December 1, 2022 at 6:00 PM
Huntsville Hospital’s childbirth classes are designed to help parents prepare for baby’s arrival. Tours of the maternity departments at Huntsville Hospital for Women & Children and Madison Hospital are available online. We recommend this class be completed at least one month before due date.
In-person classes are available in both Weekend and 4-Week Series.
4-Week Series Dates – all classes Thursdays from 6-8 PM
June 30 – July 21
August 11 – Sept. 1
Sept. 22 – Oct 20 (No class Sept 29)
Oct. 27 – Nov. 17
Call 256-265-7296 for more information or view this calendar to register for upcoming classes.
Cost: $50 for non-employees, $43 for employees. Online Zoom classes are free.
Each expectant mom is encouraged to include one support person.
Locations: Online, Huntsville Hospital Dowdle Center or Madison Hospital Classroom
Benefits of childbirth class:
– Allows expectant parents to ask questions about labor and birth with the instructor and other couples.
– Creates a special bond between partners. Significant others gain a better understanding of what mom is going through and learn how best to provide support.
– Provides the opportunity to tour the hospital virtually and learn about routine birthing practices.
– Learn about the birthing process, pain management and procedures for labor, as well as newborn characteristics and postpartum care.