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Expectant Parent Classes

Expectant Parenting Classes

149373294WEBUp.jpgEducation is one of Bassett's core values. We offer a variety of classes for expecting mothers and new parents. Our courses are an opportuity to provide education, support and community resources to help guide you on a healthy journey through childbirth. All classes are located in Bassett Hall Auditorium, 31 Beaver St., Cooperstown. Parking is located behind the building.

Breastfeeding workshop:

A single two-hour class designed for families who are interested in breastfeeding their newborn. The class offers introductory information on why breastfeeding is the best way to feed your infant, how to get started, and how to overcome obstacles. Register here.

Our instructors: 

2017-2018 Classes: Are held on Mondays from 5:30pm-7:30pm

    • Nov. 6, 2017
    • Jan. 8, 2018
    • Feb. 26, 2018
    • Apr. 9, 2018
    • May 28, 2018
    • July 16, 2018
    • Sept. 10, 2018
    • Oct. 29, 2018
    • Dec. 10, 2018

Childbirth Preparation Class:

An all-day class which offers the expecting couple information and coping skills that encourage active participation in the labor and delivery process. Plan to take the childbirth education (CBE) class during the seventh and eighth month of your pregnancy. To reserve a space, please register by the fifth month of your pregnancy. Register Here

  • Our instructors:
  • 2017-2018 classes (second Saturday of each month - 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.):
    • Oct. 14, 2017
    • Nov. 11, 2017
    • Dec. 9, 2017
    • Jan. 13, 2018
    • Feb. 10, 2018
    • Mar. 10, 2018
    • Apr. 14, 2018
    • May 12, 2018
    • June 9, 2018
    • July 14, 2018
    • Aug. 11, 2018
    • Oct. 13, 2018
    • Nov. 10, 2018
    • Dec. 8, 2018

We also offer three-day evening childbirth class sessions if that better fits your schedule. Register here

2017-2018 classes

  • Oct.10, 17 & 24
  • Nov. 14, 21 & 28
  • Dec. 3, 13 & 20
  • Jan. 9, 16, &23
  • Feb. 13, 20, & 27
  • Mar. 13, 20, & 27
  • Apr. 10, 17, & 24
  • May 8, 15, & 22
  • June 12, 19, & 26
  • July 10, 17, & 24
  • Aug. 14, 21, & 28
  • Sept. 11, 18, & 25
  • Oct. 9, 16, & 23
  • Nov. 13, 20, & 27
  • Dec. 6, 13, & 20

Parenting Class:

Now babies come with instructions! Join our expert Birthing Center registered nurses to learn about; what newborns look like, baby care, infant safety and much more. Register here.

  • Our instructors:
    Beth Felter, RN CLC- beth.felter@bassett.org
    Brielle Matthews, RN CLC- brielle.matthews@bassett.org 
  • 2017-2018 classes: Are held Wednesdays from 6:30pm-7:30PM
    • Nov. 8, 2017
    • Feb. 7, 2018
    • Apr. 9, 2018
    • June 6, 2018
    • Aug. 1, 2018
    • Oct. 3, 2018
    • Dec. 5, 2018

 

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