Events

February 2024

21
Wed
6:00 PM

Expectant Grandparent Class – 1 Person (Virtual)

Virtual Event
Details

This class gives expectant grandparents the opportunity to learn how to best support the new family. Talk with other grandparents about your expectations, joys and concerns. Learn what has changed and why in regards to birthing practices, baby care, infant feeding and safety. Refresh your baby care skills with some hands on learning too! The...

Cost $20.00
$20.00
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21
Wed
6:00 PM

Expectant Grandparent Class – Couple (Virtual)

Virtual Event
Details

This class gives expectant grandparents the opportunity to learn how to best support the new family. Talk with other grandparents about your expectations, joys and concerns. Learn what has changed and why in regards to birthing practices, baby care, infant feeding and safety. Refresh your baby care skills with some hands on learning too! The...

Cost $30.00
$30.00
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22
Thu
9:30 AM

Strength + Stretch (Class Pass)

Virtual Via Zoom
Details

Can't commit to the full Strength and Stretch series? No problem! Customize your fitness journey by choosing the number of classes that suit your schedule. Just add the classes you'd like to attend to your cart before purchasing, and each class is just $9.   Flexibility and strength at your fingertips!

Cost $9.00
$9.00
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22
Thu
6:00 PM

Let’s Talk About Arthritis

Hybrid Session: In-person at Manchester Memorial Hospital, CR A, B & C or Live Webinar (Zoom)
Details

Are you experiencing pain and stiffness in your joints?  It could be Arthritis.  Join Dr. Colin Burgess, Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Surgeon, who will share information on arthritis and how it is diagnosed, what causes it and how it can be prevented.  He will share symptoms and identify when it is time to seek medical...

Cost Free
Free
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22
Thu
6:00 PM

Prepared Childbirth Education – The Six Week Series

Manchester Memorial Hospital
71 Haynes Street, Manchester , CT
Details

Class runs every Thursday from February 22 - March 28 This Class covers all the essentials for preparing for the labor and birth of your baby in six weeks. Topics include: stages of labor, relaxation and breathing techniques, comfort measures, positioning for labor, partner's role, analgesia, anesthesia, cesarean birth, postpartum adjustment, breastfeeding, newborn care, Advanced...

Cost $155.00
$155.00
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23
Fri
6:00 PM

Just for You! Sibling Class

Manchester Memorial Hospital
71 Haynes Street, Manchester , CT
Details

It's finally back! A one hour program for children ages 2 - 10 whose parents are expecting another baby. This class helps older children understand their roles as big brothers and big sisters and gets them familiar with The Family Birthing Center. Parents are welcome/encouraged to attend with their little ones free of charge. **Fee...

Cost $15.00
$15.00
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26
Mon
6:00 PM

Early Pregnancy Class

Virtual Event
Details

This class is specially designed for couples who recently found out they are pregnant (up to 25 weeks) or are hoping to become pregnant in the near future. This class, taught by our Certified Childbirth Educators, will help you to have the healthiest and safest pregnancy possible.  We can answer your questions about Nutrition, Safe Exercise, Relieving...

Cost Free
Free
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27
Tue
10:00 AM

New Mothers’ Group

Manchester Memorial Hospital
71 Haynes Street, Manchester , CT
Details

If you have a baby six months and younger and want to get out to spend time with other new Moms please join us for an informal support group on Tuesday mornings. Registration is not required - this is a drop-in group. Location: Manchester Hospital Family Birthing Center Education Room 71 Haynes Street Manchester, CT...

Cost Free
Free
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27
Tue
5:00 PM

Cooking for One

Virtual Event
Details

Finding the motivation to cook for yourself can be difficult. Come cook (virtually) with Sarah Khan, MS in Nutrition, who will discuss the key to cooking for one while cooking for one!   Session Date and Time: Tuesday, February 27th, 5:00-6:00 PM  Fee: $10 Location: Virtual, Via Zoom Pre-registration is required

Cost $10.00
$10.00
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28
Wed
1:00 PM

Joint Effort Program

Manchester Memorial Hospital, Conference Room E/F
Details

This program is for individuals scheduled to have total or partial hip or knee replacement surgery and for those thinking about having replacement surgery. ECHN staff will explain, step-by-step, the surgery day procedures, recovery care options, pain management and the rehabilitation process. Individuals who will be assisting a loved one’s recovery after surgery are encouraged...

Cost Free
Free
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28
Wed
6:00 PM

Breastfeeding for the Pregnant Couple

Manchester Memorial Hospital
71 Haynes Street, Manchester , CT
Details

This class explains the advantages of nursing, breastfeeding techniques and positions, breast milk expression and storage, ways to prevent common problems, handling the first few weeks at home and more. Fathers and support persons are encouraged to attend. Taught by our Certified Lactation Consultants. Breastfeeding book provided with class. *Class Fee is per couple: 1...

Cost $35.00
$35.00
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29
Thu
12:00 AM

Understanding Birth Self-Paced eClass – Online/Anytime

Virtual Event
Details

Here's the solution for parents who want the information, but can't fit the classes into their schedules or for moms on bed rest.  These self-paced online classes  will cover all the vital components of labor and birth right from your home computer.  Once you log on, you will have 30 days to complete the class. ...

Cost $95.00
$95.00
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