Classes


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All Day Childbirth (in Marion) This is a comprehensive class that provides an in-depth preparation for the birth experience, focusing on a variety of comfort measures including breathing and relaxation, labor positions, medication options and more.
Saturday, May 3; 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Please call (740) 383.8484 for class registration at Marion General.
Marion General Hospital: $75 / couple

Baby Care BasicsLearn the basics of newborn baby care before your baby’s arrival in this interactive class! Topics include newborn appearance, bathing, diapering, cord care, newborn sleep, and more. Partners are encouraged to attend at no additional cost. Click hospital names below to view available dates and times and/or to register online. 
All locations: $35
Dublin Methodist Hospital
Riverside Methodist Hospital (Bing Cancer Center)
Ann Burba Crane Center at Grant
Grady Memorial Hospital
Doctors Hospital

Childbirth Education Tuesday Series
(in Marion)
This comprehensive class provides an in-depth preparation for the birth experience, focusing on a variety of comfort measures including breathing and relaxation, labor positions, medication options and more.
Tuesdays, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
5-week series: April 1 through April 29
5-week series: June 3 through July 1
Please call (740) 383.8484 for fee information
and class registration at Marion general.
Marion General Hospital: $75 / couple

Childbirth Education:
One-Day Workshop
An abbreviated childbirth class that reviews all phases of labor, pain management, relaxation, breathing techniques, when to come to the hospital and what to expect. A tour is included. You will have one hour for lunch on your own.
Click the "register" links below to view available dates and times. All prices are per couple.
Riverside Methodist Hospital: $90, register online
Ann Burba Crane Center at Grant: $90, register online
Dublin Methodist Hospital: $90, register online
Doctors Hospital: $90, register online 
Grady Memorial Hospital: $90, register online

Childbirth Education:
Two-Day Workshop
A popular two-day version of our one-day workshop, this class will meet twice for 3-1/2 hours and will review the phases of labor, pain management, relaxation, breathing techniques, when to come to the hospital and what to expect. A tour is included. All prices are per couple.
Dublin Methodist Hospital: $90, register online
Riverside Methodist Hospital: $90, register online
Ann Burba Crane Center at Grant: $90,

Childbirth Education:
Four-Week Series
This comprehensive 12-hour class is offered in 3-hour segments over four consecutive weeks. This class provides an in-depth preparation for the birth experience focusing on a variety of comfort measures. A tour is included.
Choose a 4-week series:
April 23 through May 14; 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.
April 29 through May 20; 6 to 9 p.m.
June 2 through 23; 6 to 9 p.m.
June 4 through 25; 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.
Riverside Methodist Hospital: $90 per couple, Click here to view dates and times or to register online

Childbirth Education:
Understanding Birth eClass
Learn from your PC! An online class for expectant parents to use from the comfort of home. Covers pregnancy, labor, comfort techniques, birth and newborn care. Self-paced with interactive activities. Available for 45 days after receiving class code. Made possible by Elizabeth Blackwell Center Service Board.
Call (614) 4-HEALTH (443.2584) to register.
OhioHealth Events: $75 per couple  register online

 

Freedom from Smoking for
Mommies-to-Be
This is a seven-week, eight-session class that provides education, motivation, and support to pregnant women/significant others to stop using tobacco, one step at a time.
Anne Shearer, RRT
(614) 544.8338
Dublin Methodist Hospital: $25

GRAND!Parenting Come spend an evening refreshing your memory on infant care, as well as learning about how much things have changed. We will review baby-proofing, SIDS/safe sleep, support for the expectant family, and tips on long-distance grandparenting.
Mondays; 6 to 8 p.m.
April 14 OR May 19 OR June 16
Tobey Huntley
Elizabeth Blackwell Center at Riverside:
$15 per person or $25 per couple, register online

MATERNITY TOURS Prepare for baby's birth with a tour of labor and delivery, postpartum and nursery areas. A tour is strongly recommended. Tours and parking are FREE. Please register each person planning to attend the tour. Click hospital names below to view available dates and times and/or to register online. 
Dublin Methodist Hospital
Riverside Methodist Hospital
Ann Burba Crane Center at Grant
Doctors Hospital
Grady Memorial Hospital

Preemie Infantwear Find adorable and practical clothing for smaller infants, including sleepers, gowns, convert-bags and specialty clothing, at the Women's Boutique at Riverside Methodist Hospital.
The Women's Boutique is open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday.
(614) 566.5353
The Women's Center at Riverside   

Pregnancy Yoga Each 90-minute class provides breath work, yoga postures and deep relaxation to improve focus and concentration for labor.
Wednesdays, 6 to 7:30 p.m.;
10-week series: April 23 through June 25.
Saturdays, 10 to 11:30 a.m.;
10-week series: April 26 through June 28.
Offered by Yoga On High.
Call (614) 291.4444 to register.
Elizabeth Blackwell Center: $149/person per 10-week series

Sibling Class This fun, interactive class celebrates a child's special role as big brother or sister. Children learn what to expect when a new baby joins the family and what newborns can and can't do. The class includes safety basics. At Riverside and Dublin locations it also includes a visit to the nursery .


Doctors Hospital: $10 per child - register online (Does not include a visit to the nursery.)


Riverside Methodist Hospital: $10 / child - register online
Dublin Methodist Hospital: $10 / child - register online

Sibling Class for Under 3 A sibling preparation class designed for children under age three. This fun and interactive class includes hands-on activities and a visit to the nursery.
Saturdays; 4:30 to 5:15 p.m.
April 6 OR May 4 OR June 8
Riverside Methodist Hospital: $10 / child register online