Plus One Childbirth Education (7-Week Series)

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2/21/2023
6:30PM - 8:30PM
Broadlawns Medical Center, 1801 Hickman Road, Des Moines IA 50314 Registration Full
4/25/2023
6:30PM - 8:30PM
Broadlawns Medical Center, 1801 Hickman Road, Des Moines IA 50314 Register Now
7/11/2023
6:30PM - 8:30PM
Broadlawns Medical Center, 1801 Hickman Road, Des Moines IA 50314 Register Now

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Whether you are expecting your first or fifth baby, childbirth education and preparation can go a long way to ensuring a smooth labor, birth and postpartum experience. Join us for our 7-week instructional series to educate and empower women.

This class is FREE for all Broadlawns prenatal clients and meets once a week for two hours. Women are encouraged to bring a support person. Topics include: pregnancy, birth, postpartum, breastfeeding, and newborn care. Please note that our Breastfeeding Class is part of this 7-week series.

If the class you’d like to register for is full, please email plusone@broadlawns.org to be added to a wait-list. If a spot opens up, a member of our Birthing staff will reach out to you.

Upcoming Dates:

  • Tuesdays, January 3rd - February 7th (6-week course), 2023 | 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. 
  • Tuesdays, February 21st - April 4th, 2023 | 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. 
  • Tuesdays, April 25th - June 6th, 2023 | 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. 
  • Tuesdays, July 11th - August 22nd, 2023 | 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. 
  • Tuesdays, September 12th - October 24th, 2023 | 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. 
  • Tuesdays, November 14th - December 19th, 2023 | 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. (*This series will be a 6-week course)

It is recommended that you register for the class series closest to your due date.

Facilitated by: Karen Hebron, RN, BSN and Michelle Wiedmann, RN, BSN, CCE, CLC

Not able to attend the 7-week course or looking for a virtual option? You may benefit from our 4-hour condensed childbirth education class.

Questions? Please call the Broadlawns Birthing Center at (515) 282-2260 or email plusone@broadlawns.org.