Each week we look ahead to see what events are happening at TMC or that Team TMC is participating in:
This week and every week THINK WATER SAFETY ABCs - Adult, Barrier, Classes
Sunday, May 1st , 9am-5:30pm. One Day Blast!
A special one-day Preparation for Childbirth Class designed for busy parents. This fast-paced class will prepare soon-to-be parents for labor, birth and delivery, as well as other helpful coping skills and comfort measures. A tour of Tucson Medical Center's Labor & Delivery area is included. Pre-registration is required. Fee: $60.00
Wednesday, May 4th, 6:30pm-9:00pm Breastfeeding Basics
Taught by Internationally Board Certified Lactation Consultants (IBCLC)RNs the class is for those who want more information about breastfeeding and need the knowledge and skills necessary to be successful. Covered are basic breastfeeding positions, helping baby latch on, how to tell if feedings are going well, and how to balance working and breastfeeding. This class is taken before the birth of your baby. $25 Registration is here
Thursday, May 5th 10am-11:30am Breastfeeding Support Group
Are you a breastfeeding mom with questions? Are you looking for support?
Join an informal gathering of mothers and babies. No registration necessary and completely free. The Breastfeeding Support Group is hosted weekly by a certified lactation consultant.
Location: Fireplace Room in the Patio Bldg. Enter the TMC campus on Beverly off of Grant Road. The Patio Bldg is immediately to the right.
Saturday, May 7th. Big Brother Big Sister
This is a special 90-minute class for children expecting a new baby brother or sister. Hands-on play introduces siblings to their new role as big brother or big sister. The class also includes safety, holding and diapering, and helps introduce a new baby into the family. When conditions permit, a tour of the area where Mommy will be having the baby is also included. Please bring a stuffed animal or doll for diapering. Children must be between the ages of 3 and 11.
Pre-registration is required. Fee: $15.00 per child