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Understanding Your Newborn - IN PERSON

Date and Time

Thursday, November 3, 2022

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM 


$45.00 Per Couple 





This class will be held in person on the Overlake Medical Center campus. Please note that social distancing measures are still in place and masks are required for all. Please refer to your registration confirmation for additional details.


This class is designed to prepare you for birth and care for a newborn. This class will focus on caring for your newborn during the first three months of your baby's life.

Whether you are new to parenting, re-entering the world of newborns or beginning this journey in a new country, Overlake is here to help you every step of the way. This class is great for grandparents, too!

Topics include:

  • Understanding a newborn body and ways to hold a newborn.

  • Benefits of skin-to-skin.

  • Newborn characteristics, behaviors, and development.

  • Diapering, swaddling, bathing.

  • Recognizing hunger cues and feeding patterns.

  • Understanding newborn cries and responding to their needs.

  • Newborn necessities.

  • American Academy of Pediatrics' recommendations for baby's health.



Caroline Moran, Perinatal Educator


Additional Information
Please note the following information regarding registration, class location and cancellations:

  • Classes, schedules and fees are subject to change.
  • There are no refunds for missed classes.
  • No children permitted in class. No childcare available.
  • Class cancellations received by the registrar seven days prior to the class are entitled to a refund.

Childbirth Classes

Click here for all other classes brought to you by the Overlake Childbirth Center, including:

  • Healthy Pregnancy, Healthy Baby
  • Yoga for Pregnancy
  • Understanding Birth
  • Breastfeeding Basics
  • Labor Coping Skills
  • Pelvic Floor Wellness
  • Childbirth Center Tour

Questions? Contact us at classes@overlakehospital.org


Overlake Medical Center - John D. & Edith Mae Marsh Conference Center


1035 116th Ave NE
Bellevue, WA 98004