Expectant Parent Classes

Feb 25 2024 - 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Expecting families who desire more information on their options for movement to progress their labor and optimize their comfort through their labor and delivery experience.

Fee: $0.00

Location

The University of Kansas Health System St. Francis Campus
1700 SW 7th St.
Meeting Room 1
Topeka, KS 66606
Feb 25 2024 - 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Expecting patients and their partners who desire information on what to expect in the postpartum stage of life, including: what to expect in the immediate postpartum period, normal newborn behavior and appearance, common newborn tests and procedures, and general postpartum care and warning signs. 

 

Fee: $0.00

Location

The University of Kansas Health System St. Francis Campus
1700 SW 7th St.
Second floor, Meeting Room 1
Topeka, KS 66606
Mar 02 2024 - 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Perfect for pre-conception and pregnant people in their first trimester. At the completion of this course, families will be well versed on normal pregnancy progression, and normal prenatal care scheduling, testing, and procedures.

Fee: $0.00

Location

The University of Kansas Health System St. Francis Campus
Meeting Room 1
1700 SW 7th Street
Topeka, KS 66606
Mar 02 2024 - 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Pregnant patients and their birth support team members who wish to learn more about the basics of a normal spontaneous vaginal delivery.

 

Fee: FREE

Location

The University of Kansas Health System St. Francis Campus
1700 SW 7th St.
Meeting Room 1
Topeka, KS 66606
Mar 05 2024 - 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm

In this class, you will learn how to diaper, bathe, swaddle, and use calming techniques to soothe your baby. This class includes what to expect at the health center and what to expect with a newborn the first few weeks after they are born. Discover techniques that will help you build a stronger bond with your baby. Learn about the golden hour, skin-to-skin, infant massage, baby wearing, and developmental play activities to do together.

Fee: $0.00

Location

Virtual
Mar 09 2024 - 9:00 am to 10:30 am

This course teaches choking and rescue breathing techniques for infants, children and adults. Our instructors are trained and certified through the American Heart Association. Participants will take the friends and family course for infants, children, and adults. Parents and grandparents are encouraged to attend. Course size is limited to 10 particpants.

Fee: $0.00

Location

The University of Kansas Health System St. Francis Campus
Meeting Room 1
1700 SW 7th Street
Topeka, KS 66606
Mar 09 2024 - 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Expecting families who will or may deliver their newborns via cesarean section, and/or desire more information on the process of a scheduled or non-emergent C-section. 

 

Fee: FREE

Location

The University of Kansas Health System St. Francis Campus
1700 SW 7th St.
Meeting Room 2
Topeka, KS 66606
Mar 09 2024 - 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Expecting families who desire information about both medical and non-medical pain control options for their labor experience.  Pregnant patients and their chosen support person who wish to learn more about how support partners can help through labor.  

Fee: FREE

Location

The University of Kansas Health System St. Francis Campus
1700 SW 7th St.
Meeting Room 2
Topeka, KS 66606
Mar 10 2024 - 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Expectant families who desire information regarding the process, risks, and benefits of an induction of labor and or the most commonly offered interventions through the course of labor. 

Fee: FREE

Location

The University of Kansas Health System St. Francis Campus
1700 SW 7th St.
Meeting Room 1
Topeka, KS 66606
Mar 14 2024 - 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm

Learn breastfeeding basics to get feedings off to a great start. Learn how to overcome common problems and more about breastfeeding benefits for mom and baby. Class is taught by a board certified lactation consultant.

Fee: $0.00

Location

Online
Mar 16 2024 - 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Expecting families who desire information about both medical and non-medical pain control options for their labor experience.  Pregnant patients and their chosen support person who wish to learn more about how support partners can help through labor.  

Fee: FREE

Location

The University of Kansas Health System St. Francis Campus
1700 SW 7th St.
Meeting Room 1
Topeka, KS 66606
Mar 16 2024 - 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Expectant couples and families who are interested in learning more about the basics of babywearing.  Taught by a certified babywearing consultant and educator.

 

Fee: $0.00

Location

The University of Kansas Health System St. Francis Campus
1700 SW 7th St.
Meeting Room 1
Topeka, KS 66606
Mar 19 2024 - 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Gain confidence in your role as a dad before bringing your baby home. Practice hands-on baby care skills in this “just for expectant fathers” class, taught by a veteran dad. Pizza and soda are provided!

Fee: $0.00

Location

The University of Kansas Health System St. Francis Campus
2nd Floor Classroom
1700 SW 7th Street
Topeka, KS 66606
Mar 23 2024 - 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Expecting families who desire more information on their options for movement to progress their labor and optimize their comfort through their labor and delivery experience.

Fee: $0.00

Location

The University of Kansas Health System St. Francis Campus
1700 SW 7th St.
Meeting Room 1
Topeka, KS 66606
Mar 23 2024 - 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Expecting patients and their partners who desire information on what to expect in the postpartum stage of life, including: what to expect in the immediate postpartum period, normal newborn behavior and appearance, common newborn tests and procedures, and general postpartum care and warning signs. 

 

Fee: $0.00

Location

The University of Kansas Health System St. Francis Campus
1700 SW 7th St.
Second floor, Meeting Room 1
Topeka, KS 66606
Apr 02 2024 - 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Implement safety measure in your home to keep your baby safe. Receive the latest information about SUID (Sudden Unexpected Infant Death) prevention and car seat safety, as well as baby-proofing tips. Learn what to keep in the medicine cabinet, when to call the doctor, and how to take your baby's temperature. This class also includes information about what, when, and how to feed your baby the first year.

Fee: $0.00

Location

Online
Apr 04 2024 - 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm

Learn breastfeeding basics to get feedings off to a great start. Learn how to overcome common problems and more about breastfeeding benefits for mom and baby.

Fee: $0.00

Location

The University of Kansas Health System St. Francis Campus
1700 SW 7th St.
Meeting Room 1
Topeka, KS 66606
Apr 06 2024 - 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Perfect for pre-conception and pregnant people in their first trimester. At the completion of this course, families will be well versed on normal pregnancy progression, and normal prenatal care scheduling, testing, and procedures.

Fee: $0.00

Location

The University of Kansas Health System St. Francis Campus
Meeting Room 1
1700 SW 7th Street
Topeka, KS 66606
Apr 06 2024 - 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Pregnant patients and their birth support team members who wish to learn more about the basics of a normal spontaneous vaginal delivery.

 

Fee: FREE

Location

The University of Kansas Health System St. Francis Campus
1700 SW 7th St.
Meeting Room 1
Topeka, KS 66606
Apr 07 2024 - 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Expecting families who will or may deliver their newborns via cesarean section, and/or desire more information on the process of a scheduled or non-emergent C-section. 

 

Fee: FREE

Location

The University of Kansas Health System St. Francis Campus
1700 SW 7th St.
Meeting Room 1
Topeka, KS 66606
Apr 07 2024 - 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Expecting families who desire information about both medical and non-medical pain control options for their labor experience.  Pregnant patients and their chosen support person who wish to learn more about how support partners can help through labor.  

Fee: FREE

Location

The University of Kansas Health System St. Francis Campus
1700 SW 7th St.
Meeting Room 1
Topeka, KS 66606
Apr 13 2024 - 10:00 am to 5:00 pm

Short on time before baby is due? This is your one-and-done childbirth education class! 

Fee: $0.00

Location

The University of Kansas Health System St. Francis Campus
1700 SW 7th St.
Second floor, Meeting Room 1
Topeka, KS 66606
Apr 14 2024 - 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Expectant families who desire information regarding the process, risks, and benefits of an induction of labor and or the most commonly offered interventions through the course of labor. 

Fee: FREE

Location

The University of Kansas Health System St. Francis Campus
1700 SW 7th St.
Meeting Room 1
Topeka, KS 66606
Apr 17 2024 - 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Prepare your child(ren) for the changes a new baby brings. Parents and children will view a DVD and tour the New Life Center. Children will also create a special birthday welcome for their newborn sibling. A snack will be served. This class is for children ages two years and up. Please register each child in the family for the class.

Fee: $0.00

Location

The University of Kansas Health System St. Francis Campus
1700 SW 7th St.
Meeting Room 1
Topeka, KS 66606
Apr 20 2024 - 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Expecting families who desire information about both medical and non-medical pain control options for their labor experience.  Pregnant patients and their chosen support person who wish to learn more about how support partners can help through labor.  

Fee: FREE

Location

The University of Kansas Health System St. Francis Campus
1700 SW 7th St.
Meeting Room 1
Topeka, KS 66606
Apr 20 2024 - 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Expectant couples and families who are interested in learning more about the basics of babywearing.  Taught by a certified babywearing consultant and educator.

 

Fee: $0.00

Location

The University of Kansas Health System St. Francis Campus
1700 SW 7th St.
Meeting Room 1
Topeka, KS 66606
Apr 21 2024 - 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Expecting families who desire more information on their options for movement to progress their labor and optimize their comfort through their labor and delivery experience.

Fee: $0.00

Location

The University of Kansas Health System St. Francis Campus
1700 SW 7th St.
Meeting Room 1
Topeka, KS 66606
Apr 21 2024 - 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Expecting patients and their partners who desire information on what to expect in the postpartum stage of life, including: what to expect in the immediate postpartum period, normal newborn behavior and appearance, common newborn tests and procedures, and general postpartum care and warning signs. 

 

Fee: $0.00

Location

The University of Kansas Health System St. Francis Campus
1700 SW 7th St.
Second floor, Meeting Room 1
Topeka, KS 66606