PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR ALL CLASSES. Register on-line or call the Community Education Department at 712-737-5367.
Cost: FREE
 to patients/customers of Orange City Health System.  
Non-customer cost is Prepared Childbirth – $25; Refresher, Sibling, & Parenting – $5 each.

 

CHILDBIRTH EDUCATION SERIES – 2015

Prepared Childbirth Classes 2015
For expectant parents who have not taken childbirth classes. Instruction on labor and delivery, controlled breathing and relaxation techniques specific for labor and delivery. Includes tour of our Birth Center.

Winter Session 2015  Register Here
Dates: January 12, 19, 26

Spring Session 2015   Register Here
Dates: April 13, 20, 27

Summer Session 2015   Register Here
Dates: July 13, 20, 27

Fall Session 2015  Register Here
Dates: October 12, 19, 26

Time: 6:30 – 9pm
Location (for all sessions): Conference Rooms, Main Campus, Orange City Area Health System, 1000 Lincoln Circle SE, Orange City
Instructors (for all sessions): Gwen Starkweather, RN, BSN, Certified Childbirth Educator; Cora Haverdink, RN

 

Parenting Class 2015
For all parents. Topics included are BabyCare Basics, CPR and Breastfeeding. 
Dates:
February 9   Register Here
May 11   Register Here
August 10   Register Here
November 9   Register Here

Time: 6:30 – 9pm 
Location: Conference Rooms, Main Campus, Orange City Area Health System, 1000 Lincoln Circle SE, Orange City
Instructor: Cheryl Tracy, RN, BSN, IBCLC

 

Refresher Class 2015
For parents who have delivered a child in the past but would like a refresher on reinforcing breathing techniques, pain control, and labor positions. Includes tour of our Birth Center. 
Dates:
February 9   Register Here
May 11  Register Here
August 10   Register Here
November 9   Register Here

Time: 6:30 – 9:30pm 
Location: Training Room, Main Campus, Orange City Area Health System, 1000 Lincoln Circle SE, Orange City
Instructor: Gwen Starkweather, RN, BSN, Certified Childbirth Educator

 

Sibling Class 2015
For brothers and sisters-to-be, ages four and above. Topics included are baby characteristics, behaviors and handling. Includes tour of our Birth Center. 
Dates:
February 16   Register Here
May 18   Register Here
August 17   Register Here
November 16   Register Here

Time: 6-7pm 
Location: Conference Rooms, Main Campus, Orange City Area Health System, 1000 Lincoln Circle SE, Orange City
Instructor: Bev Zwart, RN

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR ALL CLASSES. Register on-line or call the Community Education Department at 712-737-5367.
Cost: FREE
to patients/customers of the Orange City Health System. 

Non-customer cost is Prepared Childbirth – $25; Refresher, Sibling, & Parenting – $5 each.