Childbirth Education classes and parenting resources are offered in Eau Claire, as well as Menomonie and Barron. Search Classes & Events for local class dates, conference room locations and costs. Registration is required for all prenatal and postpartum classes; class sizes are limited.
Big Brothers/Big Sisters Class
This class is designed for soon-to-be big brothers and big sisters, as well as their parents. Children will learn about diapering, swaddling and the important role of being a big brother or sister. Parents must accompany children. Siblings attending in Menomonie should bring a stuffed animal. Class geared toward siblings ages 3 to 9.
Class offered in Eau Claire and Menomonie.
This class is designed for women who are considering breast-feeding or those who have decided to breast-feed. It covers the benefits of breast-feeding and information needed to achieve breast-feeding goals. Support people welcome. Babies are encouraged to attend in Barron and Menomonie.
Class offered in Barron, Eau Claire and Menomonie.
This one-session class is for women in the seventh to ninth month of pregnancy or those who have recently delivered. A support person is welcome. Topics include parenting, feeding baby, bath time, sleep patterns and signs of illness.
Class offered in Eau Claire.
Preparing for Delivery Classes
Support person is welcome at all classes.