Prenatal Series

Prenatal Series

Are you expecting and have so many questions? Join Pikes Peak Library District and Nurse Family Partnership for a series of prenatal classes. Classes are every Wednesday from Nov. 4 - Dec. 23 at noon. Each week we will explore a different topic and have a Q&A session.

*This is an eight week series, if you are interested in any of the other sessions please be sure to register for those as well.

  • Nov. 4: Birthing Plan
    This session will cover birth plans & alternatives to medicines. We will discuss medications you may encounter in the hospital.
  • Nov. 11: Postpartum - The First Week After Birth
    As a new parent you may wonder what happens after your baby is born. We will discuss the first week after birth, learn about what happens in the hospital, lack of sleep, postpartum recovery, and more!
  • Nov. 18: Postpartum - The First Six Weeks
    Wonder what life will be like the first six weeks after your baby is born? We will discuss healing, rest, and mental health and moods associated with postpartum.
  • Nov. 25: Prenatal Self-Care
    You have a new baby to care for and we want to help you take care of yourself, too! Learn different meditation strategies and prenatal yoga. Our friends at Peak Vista will share information about their First Visitor program.
  • Dec. 2: Dealing with Sleep
    Having trouble getting enough rest? Learn techniques to help you and your newborn rest. We will also talk about Purple Crying Period and tools to help calm your baby.
  • Dec. 9: Early Literacy
    This week, learn about brain development, and the five early literacy tips to begin at birth.
  • Dec. 16: Breastfeeding Part 1
    This week is part 1 of 2. We will cover latching and breastfeeding how-to’s.
  • Dec. 23: Breastfeeding Part 2
    This is week 2 of breastfeeding. Part 2 will cover nutrition and more!