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Baptist Health Lexington

Childbirth Classes

Please check the class listing for dates and locations which are subject to change. Please feel free to bring a snack and a drink.  We are excited to meet you!

  • Great Expectations  You'll want to begin your childbirth education with this three part class. It will give you and your partner a general overview of having your baby at Baptist Health Lexington.  Class meets one evening a week for three weeks or one all-day Saturday class.  This class includes information about labor, delivery, postpartum recovery and infant care. This series replaces the former Great Expectations, Comfort Measures, and Little Fingers, Litte Toes classes.
  • Breastfeeding 101 is taught by a board certified lactation consultant.  This class helps prepare expectant moms for the breastfeeding experience. We encourage your partner to attend with you.
  • Just Breathe! Comfort Measures for Labor and Delivery is designed for those who have already completed the Great Expectations series or parents who want a refresher course. This class offers breathing and relaxation practice and a review of natural comfort measures for childbirth.  
  • Maternity Tours are offered to view the Labor & Delivery Maternity and Mother & Baby Postpartum units. For a virtual tour of our maternity services, visit our Mother & Baby section.
  • New Brother/New Sister helps your child feel special and an important part of welcoming a new sibling.
  • Pediatric CPR is for parents, babysitters, childcare workers, and others who want to learn CPR techniques for children from birth to 8 years.  
  • Grandparenting for Baby Boomers and Beyond! is a class for first-time grandparents or a great refresher course.
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