Breastfeeding Class

If you are choosing to breastfeed your baby, this one-time class offers practical information and support to enhance your breastfeeding experience. It is very important that mothers-to-be have strong support of their decision to breastfeed, so we strongly encourage that your partner or another support person attend this class with you.

Topics

  • Advantages of breastfeeding
  • Positioning and latching
  • Tips to get off to a good start
  • How to tell if the baby is getting enough milk
  • Resources for assistance, if needed

Location
Classes are held in Classrooms 1 and 2 of the Ingersoll Building, located on the North Rockton Campus [map].

Class fee: $25

Dates and Times

The breastfeeding class is held on Monday nights from 6:30 - 9 p.m. The schedule for 2014 follows:

  • November 17
  • December 15

In 2015, the classes will be held on the following dates:

  • January 19
  • February 16
  • March 23
  • April 20
  • May 18
  • June 22
  • July 27
  • August 17
  • September 21
  • October 19
  • November 16
  • December 21

The Saturday class is held from 9:30 a.m. to noon on the following dates in 2014:

  • November 8
  • December 6

In 2015, the classes will be held on the following dates:

  • January 10
  • February 7
  • March 14
  • April 4
  • May 2
  • June 6
  • July 18
  • August 8
  • September 5
  • October 10
  • November 7
  • December 12

Registration
For more information about this class, or to register, call (815) 971-1999.