Family Birth Center Tours* - Come see where your baby will be born. Led by a member of the Family Birth center staff, private tours of the Family Birth Center are available to families and children over age 10. Tours in Spanish are available upon request. Register online.
Me Too! Tours* - Let a new brother or sister see where baby will be born in a tour created especially for them. A Family Birth Center staff member leads private tours of the Family Birth Center for children. Register online.
*During influenza season, tours may be restricted to only those who are 18 years and older. Expectant mothers and fathers under 18 will be permitted to attend. Me Too! Tours may be cancelled when visiting restrictions occur.
Childbirth Education - This class covers pregnancy and aspects of labor and delivery such as the role of the labor coach, childbirth choices, OB procedures, breathing and relaxation techniques, and medication options. Register online.
Childbirth Education Refresher - Review prenatal information for the expectant couple that has taken classes during a previous pregnancy. Register online.
Childbirth Education Marathon - If you're too busy for a traditional class, this class is for you. This class covers everything you'll need to know about childbirth in a one-day format. Register online.
Cesarean Section Class - This class is designed for women who know they will be having a Cesarean birth or would like to know more about it. The program will cover frequently asked questions and includes a tour. It is taught by a registered nurse in Labor and Delivery. Register online.
Prepared Childbirth During Bedrest - This information packet is a viable alternative when confined to bed and unable to attend childbirth preparation classes away from home. For a fee of $25, receive class information and speak with an OB educator to answer your questions. A note from your physician or midwife stating that you are on bedrest is required. Call 630-499-2309.
Now I'm a Sibling - Through fun activities and a tour of the Family Birth Center, youngsters ages 3 to 6 prepare for baby's arrival. There's information for parents too! Register online.