MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) – Grand Strand Health will hold childbirth education classes in January.
Classes offered include prepared childbirth, sibling preparation, and a maternity center tour. It is suggested that parents attend the courses eight weeks prior to the baby's due date.
Prepared childbirth, a one-day six-hour course, will be held on January 9, from 9:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. The cost of the course is $50.
Sibling preparation, a class for children between 3-10 years of age, will be held on January 17, from 2:00 p.m. until 3 p.m. The cost of the course is free.
Free tours of the Maternity Center will be offered on January 17, from 3:30 pm until 4:00 p.m.
HealthFinders, at Grand Coastal Mall, will offer Infant Care on January 16, from 10:30 am – 12:30 p.m. and Breastfeeding on January 16, from 1:30 – 3:30 pm. Both classes are free of charge.
Infant/Child CPR and First Aid will be offered on January 23, from 10 am – 2 pm. The cost for this course is $15 per person.
Pre-registration for the classes is required. To register by phone, call (843) 692-4444 or online, visit grandstrandmed.com/events.