This class is for expectant parents who have not previously taken a childbirth class. During this class you will also have opportunities to get to know other expectant parents. This class is instructed by Fatima Jiwa, MD who is a physician at Partners in Pediatrics at the Rogers location.
Bring 2 pillows to practice labor techniques with your partner. You may also bring snacks. Water will be provided. Noon meal will be on your own. It is recommended that you take this class between 29 and 36 weeks of your pregnancy.
- Challenges and joys of pregnancy
- Labor process
- Birthing options
- Cesarean birth
- Breathing, relaxation and labor support
- Care of the newborn
- Adjustment to your new role as parents
- Tour of the Family Birth Center at Maple Grove Hospital
Cost: $110 for the class
Time: Saturday 9 a.m. – 5 p.m., Sunday 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Classes located at Maple Grove Hospital
Maple Grove Hospital, Four Seasons Conference Room
9875 Hospital Drive
Maple Grove, Minnesota 55369
$100 per person.