CommunityExpectant Family Classes

Roper Hospital-Berkeley Offers Expectant Family Classes*

*Pre-registration required, call (843) 402-2273 or (800) 863-2273 or register online at

  •  Big Brother Big Sister - June 20 and Oct. 24  This fun program helps children prepare for their important role as a big brother or sister. A short film is included. Classes will be held in the auditorium. Free. 6:30-8 p.m.
  •  Breastfeeding - June 23, July 28 and Oct. 27  A class for moms-to-be and interested fathers and family members. Free. 6:30-8:30 p.m.
  •  Baby Boot Camp - July 13 and Oct. 13  A special class for expectant and new parents to learn important baby care techniques, including safety, bathing and diapering tips. $15 per couple. 6:30-8:30 p.m.
  •  Safety in the Kitchen - June 7 and Oct. 4  Did you know that cooking fires are the #1 cause of home fires in the United States? In this cooking fire and burn prevention program, the parent and caregiver will learn how to prevent fires while cooking and how to prevent burns and scalds in the kitchen. This class is geared towards new and expectant parents and is presented by Safe Kids Trident Area. Free. 6:30-7:30 p.m.

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