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Maple Grove Hospital offers the following classes:

6 Week Childbirth Class            Weekend Childbirth Class              Refresher Childbirth Classes

Breastfeeding Class                  Big Brother Big Sister Class

 

The 6 week class and BabyMoon class each have 12 hours of instruction and the same topics are covered in each class. 

If you have questions about classes, please contact Loretta Sauvageau at  charlene.sauvageau@maplegrovehospital.org or call 763-581-1808.

 

Family Birth Center Tours are also offered.  Registration is at the bottom of the page.

If you have questions about tours, please contact Kelly at kelly.mohn@maplegrovehospital.org or call 763-581-1003.

Childbirth Preparation (Six Night)

This class is for expectant parents who have not previously taken a childbirth class. This six week class will give you the opportunity to experience:

 

  • Increased retention of information and coping skills for labor.
  • Decreased anxiety about pregnancy, labor and birth with six weeks of support from a birth professional.
  • Support from other pregnant families.

 

Bring 2 pillows to practice labor techniques with your partner. You may bring snacks.  It is recommended that you begin this class in approximately the 28-30th week of your pregnancy.

Topics include:

  • Challenges and joys of pregnancy
  • Labor process
  • Birthing options
  • Cesarean birth
  • Breathing, relaxation and labor support
  • Care of the newborn
  • Adjustment to your new role as parents
  • Tour of the Family Birth Center at Maple Grove Hospital

Cost: $110

TIME: 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.



Upcoming sessions: show on calendar
Start DateSession InformationCost
Tuesday, April 22Childbirth Preparation (Six Night)
This class is for expectant parents who have not previously taken a childbirth class. This session's classes are April 22, 29 and May 6, 13, 20 and 27, 2014.
$110Registration is closed
Wednesday, May 7Childbirth Preparation (Six Night)
This class is for expectant parents who have not previously taken a childbirth class. This session's classes are May 7, 14, 21 and 28 and June 4 and 11, 2014.
$110Register
Wednesday, May 14Childbirth Preparation (Six Night)
This class is for expectant parents who have not previously taken a childbirth class. This session's classes are May 14, 21 and 28 and June 4, 11 and 18, 2014.
$110Registration is closed
Thursday, May 22Childbirth Preparation (Six Night)
This class is for expectant parents who have not previously taken a childbirth class. This session's classes are May 22, 29 and June 5, 12, 19 and 26, 2014.
$110Registration is closed
Monday, June 2Childbirth Preparation (Six Night)
This class is for expectant parents who have not previously taken a childbirth class. This session's classes are June 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 and July 7, 2014.
$110Register
Tuesday, June 10Childbirth Preparation (Six Night)
This class is for expectant parents who have not previously taken a childbirth class. This session's classes are June 10, 17, 24 and July 1, 8, and 15, 2014.
$110Register
Wednesday, June 18Childbirth Preparation (Six Night)
This class is for expectant parents who have not previously taken a childbirth class. This session's classes are June 18, 25 and July 2, 9, 16, and 23, 2014.
$110Register
Monday, June 23Childbirth Preparation (Six Night)
This class is for expectant parents who have not previously taken a childbirth class. This session's classes are June 23, 30, 2014 and July 7, 14, 21 and 28,2014.
$110Register
Thursday, July 10Childbirth Preparation (Six Night)
This class is for expectant parents who have not previously taken a childbirth class. This session's classes are July 10, 17, 24, 31, 2014 and August 7 and 14,2014.
$110Register
Monday, July 14Childbirth Preparation (Six Night)
This class is for expectant parents who have not previously taken a childbirth class. This session's classes are July 14, 21 and 28, 2014 and August 4, 11 and 18, 2014.
$110Register
Wednesday, July 30Childbirth Preparation (Six Night)
This class is for expectant parents who have not previously taken a childbirth class. This session's classes are July 30, August 6, 13, 20, 27 and September 3, 2014.
$110Register
Tuesday, August 5Childbirth Preparation (Six Night)
This class is for expectant parents who have not previously taken a childbirth class. This session's classes are August 5, 12, 19, 26 and September 2 and 9, 2014.
$110Register
Monday, August 11Childbirth Preparation (Six Night)
This class is for expectant parents who have not previously taken a childbirth class. This session's classes are August 11, 18, 25 and September 8, 15, and 22, 2014. Please note class will skip 9/1.
$110Register
Thursday, August 28Childbirth Preparation (Six Night)
This class is for expectant parents who have not previously taken a childbirth class. This session's classes are August 28 and September 4, 11, 18, 25 and October 2, 2014.
$110Register
Monday, September 8Childbirth Preparation (Six Night)
This class is for expectant parents who have not previously taken a childbirth class. This session's classes are September 8, 15, 22, 29 and October 6 and 13, 2014.
$110Register
Wednesday, September 10Childbirth Preparation (Six Night)
This class is for expectant parents who have not previously taken a childbirth class. This session's classes are September 10, 17, 24 and October 1, 8, and 15, 2014.
$110Register
Thursday, September 25Childbirth Preparation (Six Night)
This class is for expectant parents who have not previously taken a childbirth class. This session's classes are September 25 and October 2, 9, 16, 23 and 30, 2014.
$110Register
Monday, September 29Childbirth Preparation (Six Night)
This class is for expectant parents who have not previously taken a childbirth class. This session's classes are September 29 and October 6, 13, 20, 27 and November 3, 2014.
$110Register


BabyMoon - A weekend class at Maple Grove Hospital - Sat 9am and Sun 9am

This class is for expectant parents who have not previously taken a childbirth class. During this class you will also have opportunities to get to know other expectant parents.

This class is offered with a 9a.m. Sunday start time, or a 12 noon Sunday start time.

Scroll down to the next heading for the 12 noon Sunday start dates.

 

Bring 2 pillows to practice labor techniques with your partner. You may also bring snacks. Water will be provided. Noon meal will be on your own.  It is recommended that you take this class between 29 and 36 weeks of your pregnancy. 

Topics include:

  • Challenges and joys of pregnancy
  • Labor process
  • Birthing options
  • Cesarean birth
  • Breathing, relaxation and labor support
  • Care of the newborn
  • Adjustment to your new role as parents
  • Tour of the Family Birth Center at Maple Grove Hospital

 

Cost: $110 for the class

Time: Saturday 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., Sunday 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Classes located at Maple Grove Hospital



Upcoming sessions: show on calendar
Start DateSession InformationCost
Saturday, April 26Baby Moon - A weekend class at Maple Grove Hospital
This class is for expectant parents who have not previously taken a childbirth class. April 26 & 27: Saturday, 9a.m. - 5p.m. Sunday, 9am -3 pm
$110Registration is closed
Saturday, May 10Baby Moon - A weekend class at Maple Grove Hospital
This class is for expectant parents who have not previously taken a childbirth class. May 10 & 11: Saturday, 9a.m. - 5p.m. Sunday, 9am -3 pm
$110Registration is closed
Saturday, May 17Baby Moon - A weekend class at Maple Grove Hospital
This class is for expectant parents who have not previously taken a childbirth class. May 17 & 18: Saturday, 9a.m. - 5 p.m. Sunday, 9am - 3 p.m.
$110Registration is closed
Saturday, June 7Baby Moon - A weekend class at Maple Grove Hospital
This class is for expectant parents who have not previously taken a childbirth class. June 7 & 8: Saturday, 9a.m. - 5p.m. Sunday, 9am -3 pm
$110Register
Saturday, June 21Baby Moon - A weekend class at Maple Grove Hospital
This class is for expectant parents who have not previously taken a childbirth class. June 21 & 22: Saturday, 9a.m. - 5p.m. Sunday, 9am -3 pm
$110Register
Saturday, July 12Baby Moon - A weekend class at Maple Grove Hospital
This class is for expectant parents who have not previously taken a childbirth class. July 12 & 13: Saturday, 9a.m. - 5p.m. Sunday, 9am -3 pm
$110Register
Saturday, July 26Baby Moon - A weekend class at Maple Grove Hospital
This class is for expectant parents who have not previously taken a childbirth class. July 26 & 27: Saturday, 9a.m. - 5p.m. Sunday, 9am -3 pm
$110Register
Saturday, August 2Baby Moon - A weekend class at Maple Grove Hospital
This class is for expectant parents who have not previously taken a childbirth class. August 2 & 3: Saturday, 9a.m. - 5p.m. Sunday, 9am -3 pm
$110Register
Saturday, August 16Baby Moon - A weekend class at Maple Grove Hospital
This class is for expectant parents who have not previously taken a childbirth class. August 16 & 17: Saturday, 9a.m. - 5p.m. Sunday, 9am -3 pm
$110Register
Saturday, September 6Baby Moon - A weekend class at Maple Grove Hospital
This class is for expectant parents who have not previously taken a childbirth class. September 6 & 7: Saturday, 9a.m. - 5p.m. Sunday, 9a.m. - 3 pm
$110Register
Saturday, September 20Baby Moon - A weekend class at Maple Grove Hospital
This class is for expectant parents who have not previously taken a childbirth class. September 20 & 21: Saturday, 9a.m. - 5p.m. Sunday, 9a.m. - 3 pm
$110Register


BabyMoon - A weekend class at Maple Grove Hospital - Sat 9am and Sun 12pm

This class is for expectant parents who have not previously taken a childbirth class. During this class you will also have opportunities to get to know other expectant parents.

 

Bring 2 pillows to practice labor techniques with your partner. You may also bring snacks. Water will be provided. Noon meal will be on your own.  It is recommended that you take this class between 29 and 36 weeks of your pregnancy. 

Topics include:

  • Challenges and joys of pregnancy
  • Labor process
  • Birthing options
  • Cesarean birth
  • Breathing, relaxation and labor support
  • Care of the newborn
  • Adjustment to your new role as parents
  • Tour of the Family Birth Center at Maple Grove Hospital

 

Cost: $110 for the class

Saturday 9 a.m. -  5 p.m., Sunday 12 noon to 5 p.m.

Classes located at Maple Grove Hospital



Upcoming sessions: show on calendar
Start DateSession InformationCost
Saturday, May 3Baby Moon - A weekend class at Maple Grove Hospital
This class is for expectant parents who have not previously taken a childbirth class. May 3 & 4: Saturday, 9a.m. - 5p.m., Sunday, 12p.m. - 5p.m.
$110Registration is closed
Saturday, May 17Baby Moon - A weekend class at Maple Grove Hospital
This class is for expectant parents who have not previously taken a childbirth class. May 17 & 18: Saturday, 9a.m. - 5p.m., Sunday, 12p.m. - 5p.m.
$110Registration is closed
Saturday, May 31Baby Moon - A weekend class at Maple Grove Hospital
This class is for expectant parents who have not previously taken a childbirth class. May 31 & June 1: Saturday, 9a.m. - 5p.m., Sunday, 12p.m. - 5p.m.
$110Register
Saturday, June 21Baby Moon - A weekend class at Maple Grove Hospital
This class is for expectant parents who have not previously taken a childbirth class. June 21 & 22: Saturday, 9a.m. - 5p.m. Sunday, Noon - 5 pm
$110Register
Saturday, June 28Baby Moon - A weekend class at Maple Grove Hospital
This class is for expectant parents who have not previously taken a childbirth class. June 28 & 29: Saturday, 9a.m. - 5p.m., Sunday, 12p.m. - 5p.m.
$110Register
Saturday, July 19Baby Moon - A weekend class at Maple Grove Hospital
This class is for expectant parents who have not previously taken a childbirth class. July 19 & 20: Saturday, 9a.m. - 5p.m., Sunday, 12p.m. - 5p.m.
$110Register
Saturday, July 26Baby Moon - A weekend class at Maple Grove Hospital
This class is for expectant parents who have not previously taken a childbirth class. July 26 & 27: Saturday, 9a.m. - 5p.m. Sunday, Noon - 5 pm
$110Register
Saturday, August 9Baby Moon - A weekend class at Maple Grove Hospital
This class is for expectant parents who have not previously taken a childbirth class. August 9 & 10: Saturday, 9a.m. - 5p.m. Sunday, Noon - 5 pm
$110Register
Saturday, September 13Baby Moon - A weekend class at Maple Grove Hospital
This class is for expectant parents who have not previously taken a childbirth class. September 13 & 14: Saturday, 9a.m. - 5p.m. Sunday, Noon - 5 pm
$110Register
Saturday, September 27Baby Moon - A weekend class at Maple Grove Hospital
This class is for expectant parents who have not previously taken a childbirth class. September 27 & 28: Saturday, 9a.m. - 5p.m. Sunday, Noon - 5 pm
$110Register


Saturday Refresher

This class is intended for couples who have previously had a baby. It is recommended that you take this class between 29 to 36 weeks gestation.

Topics included:

  • Review of Labor Process
  • Breathing, Relaxation, and Labor Support
  • Update on Medication Choices
  • Cesarean Birth
  • Sibling Preparation
  • Tour of the Family Birth Center at Maple Grove Hospital

Cost: $50
Time: Saturday 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.



Upcoming sessions: show on calendar
Start DateSession InformationCost
Saturday, May 3Saturday Refresher
This class is for parents that have had at least one childbirth experience. 9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
$50Register
Saturday, August 23Saturday Refresher
This class is for parents that have had at least one childbirth experience. 9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
$50Register
Saturday, November 1Saturday Refresher
This class is for parents that have had at least one childbirth experience. 9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
$50Register


Breastfeeding Class

Most professionals agree that breastfeeding benefits both mother and baby in many ways. Taking this class will help you decide if breastfeeding is the right choice for you and your baby. We will give you tips for success, such as: how to recognize of your baby’s hunger cues, how to know if your baby is nursing well, pumping and storage information for time away from your baby and much more. Both parents are encouraged to attend.

 

 

Cost: $25

Time: 7 -9 p.m.

 



Upcoming sessions: show on calendar
Start DateSession InformationCost
Thursday, May 1Breastfeeding Class
This class will help you decide if breastfeeding is the right choice for you and your baby.
$25Registration is closed
Tuesday, May 6Breastfeeding Class
This class will help you decide if breastfeeding is the right choice for you and your baby.
$25Registration is closed
Tuesday, May 20Breastfeeding Class
This class will help you decide if breastfeeding is the right choice for you and your baby.
$25Registration is closed
Tuesday, June 3Breastfeeding Class
This class will help you decide if breastfeeding is the right choice for you and your baby.
$25Register
Tuesday, June 17Breastfeeding Class
This class will help you decide if breastfeeding is the right choice for you and your baby.
$25Register
Tuesday, July 1Breastfeeding Class
This class will help you decide if breastfeeding is the right choice for you and your baby.
$25Register
Tuesday, July 15Breastfeeding Class
This class will help you decide if breastfeeding is the right choice for you and your baby.
$25Register
Wednesday, August 6Breastfeeding Class
This class will help you decide if breastfeeding is the right choice for you and your baby.
$25Register
Wednesday, August 20Breastfeeding Class
This class will help you decide if breastfeeding is the right choice for you and your baby.
$25Register
Tuesday, September 2Breastfeeding Class
This class will help you decide if breastfeeding is the right choice for you and your baby.
$25Register
Tuesday, September 16Breastfeeding Class
This class will help you decide if breastfeeding is the right choice for you and your baby.
$25Register


Big Brother Big Sister

In this class, children three and older will explore their new role through art, storytelling and touring the Family Birth Center. Sometimes we even see a baby!

An adult must attend class with child.

Time: 6:30-7:30

Fee: $25 per family



Upcoming sessions: show on calendar
Start DateSession InformationCost
Tuesday, May 13Big Brother Big Sister
In this class, children ages 3 to 7 will explore their new role through art, storytelling and touring the Family Birth Center. Sometimes we even see a baby! Children must be accompanied by an adult. Time:6:30-7:30 Fee: $25 per family
$25Register
Tuesday, June 10Big Brother Big Sister
In this class, children ages 3 to 7 will explore their new role through art, storytelling and touring the Family Birth Center. Sometimes we even see a baby! Children must be accompanied by an adult. Time:6:30-7:30 Fee: $25 per family
$25Register
Tuesday, July 8Big Brother Big Sister
In this class, children ages 3 to 7 will explore their new role through art, storytelling and touring the Family Birth Center. Sometimes we even see a baby! Children must be accompanied by an adult. Time:6:30-7:30 Fee: $25 per family
$25Register
Monday, August 25Big Brother Big Sister
In this class, children ages 3 to 7 will explore their new role through art, storytelling and touring the Family Birth Center. Sometimes we even see a baby! Children must be accompanied by an adult. Time:6:30-7:30 Fee: $25 per family
$25Register
Tuesday, September 9Big Brother Big Sister
In this class children 3 and older will explore their new role through art, storytelling and touring the Family Birth Center. Sometimes we even see a baby! Children must be accompanied by an adult. September 9, 2014 Time: 6:30-7:30 pm Fee: $25 per family
$25Register


Family Birth Center Tours



Upcoming sessions: show on calendar
Start DateSession InformationCost
Tuesday, April 22Family Birth Center Tours
The staff at our Family Birth Center offer tours for those expecting to deliver at Maple Grove Hospital. The tour begins at 6:30 p.m. and takes 30 minutes.
$0Free Registration
Tuesday, April 22Family Birth Center Tours
The staff at our Family Birth Center offer tours for those expecting to deliver at Maple Grove Hospital. The tour begins at 7:15 p.m. and takes 30 minutes.
$0Free Registration
Thursday, April 24Family Birth Center Tours
The staff at our Family Birth Center offer tours for those expecting to deliver at Maple Grove Hospital. The tour begins at 6:30 p.m. and takes 30 minutes.
$0Registration is closed
Thursday, April 24Family Birth Center Tours
The staff at our Family Birth Center offer tours for those expecting to deliver at Maple Grove Hospital. The tour begins at 7:15 p.m. and takes 30 minutes.
$0Free Registration
Saturday, April 26Family Birth Center Tours
The staff at our Family Birth Center offer tours for those expecting to deliver at Maple Grove Hospital. The tour begins at 10:30 a.m. and takes 30 minutes.
$0Free Registration
Saturday, April 26Family Birth Center Tours
The staff at our Family Birth Center offer tours for those expecting to deliver at Maple Grove Hospital. The tour begins at 11:15 a.m. and takes 30 minutes.
$0Registration is closed
Tuesday, April 29Family Birth Center Tours
The staff at our Family Birth Center offer tours for those expecting to deliver at Maple Grove Hospital. The tour begins at 6:30 p.m. and takes 30 minutes.
$0Free Registration
Tuesday, April 29Family Birth Center Tours
The staff at our Family Birth Center offer tours for those expecting to deliver at Maple Grove Hospital. The tour begins at 7:15 p.m. and takes 30 minutes.
$0Free Registration
Thursday, May 1Family Birth Center Tours
The staff at our Family Birth Center offer tours for those expecting to deliver at Maple Grove Hospital. The tour begins at 6:30 p.m. and takes 30 minutes.
$0Free Registration
Thursday, May 1Family Birth Center Tours
The staff at our Family Birth Center offer tours for those expecting to deliver at Maple Grove Hospital. The tour begins at 7:15 p.m. and takes 30 minutes.
$0Free Registration
Saturday, May 3Family Birth Center Tours
The staff at our Family Birth Center offer tours for those expecting to deliver at Maple Grove Hospital. The tour begins at 10:30 a.m. and takes 30 minutes.
$0Free Registration
Saturday, May 3Family Birth Center Tours
The staff at our Family Birth Center offer tours for those expecting to deliver at Maple Grove Hospital. The tour begins at 11:15a.m. and takes 30 minutes.
$0Free Registration
Tuesday, May 6Family Birth Center Tours
The staff at our Family Birth Center offer tours for those expecting to deliver at Maple Grove Hospital. The tour begins at 6:30 p.m. and takes 30 minutes.
$0Free Registration
Tuesday, May 6Family Birth Center Tours
The staff at our Family Birth Center offer tours for those expecting to deliver at Maple Grove Hospital. The tour begins at 7:15 p.m. and takes 30 minutes.
$0Free Registration
Thursday, May 8Family Birth Center Tours
The staff at our Family Birth Center offer tours for those expecting to deliver at Maple Grove Hospital. The tour begins at 6:30 p.m. and takes 30 minutes.
$0Free Registration
Thursday, May 8Family Birth Center Tours
The staff at our Family Birth Center offer tours for those expecting to deliver at Maple Grove Hospital. The tour begins at 7:15 p.m. and takes 30 minutes.
$0Free Registration
Saturday, May 10Family Birth Center Tours
The staff at our Family Birth Center offer tours for those expecting to deliver at Maple Grove Hospital. The tour begins at 10:30 a.m. and takes 30 minutes.
$0Free Registration
Saturday, May 10Family Birth Center Tours
The staff at our Family Birth Center offer tours for those expecting to deliver at Maple Grove Hospital. The tour begins at 11:15 a.m. and takes 30 minutes.
$0Free Registration
Tuesday, May 13Family Birth Center Tours
The staff at our Family Birth Center offer tours for those expecting to deliver at Maple Grove Hospital. The tour begins at 6:30 p.m. and takes 30 minutes.
$0Free Registration
Tuesday, May 13Family Birth Center Tours
The staff at our Family Birth Center offer tours for those expecting to deliver at Maple Grove Hospital. The tour begins at 7:15 p.m. and takes 30 minutes.
$0Free Registration
Thursday, May 15Family Birth Center Tours
The staff at our Family Birth Center offer tours for those expecting to deliver at Maple Grove Hospital. The tour begins at 6:30 p.m. and takes 30 minutes.
$0Free Registration
Thursday, May 15Family Birth Center Tours
The staff at our Family Birth Center offer tours for those expecting to deliver at Maple Grove Hospital. The tour begins at 7:15 p.m. and takes 30 minutes.
$0Free Registration
Saturday, May 17Family Birth Center Tours
The staff at our Family Birth Center offer tours for those expecting to deliver at Maple Grove Hospital. The tour begins at 10:30 a.m. and takes 30 minutes.
$0Free Registration
Saturday, May 17Family Birth Center Tours
The staff at our Family Birth Center offer tours for those expecting to deliver at Maple Grove Hospital. The tour begins at 11:15 a.m. and takes 30 minutes.
$0Free Registration
Tuesday, May 20Family Birth Center Tours
The staff at our Family Birth Center offer tours for those expecting to deliver at Maple Grove Hospital. The tour begins at 6:30 p.m. and takes 30 minutes.
$0Free Registration
Tuesday, May 20Family Birth Center Tours
The staff at our Family Birth Center offer tours for those expecting to deliver at Maple Grove Hospital. The tour begins at 7:15 p.m. and takes 30 minutes.
$0Free Registration
Thursday, May 22Family Birth Center Tours
The staff at our Family Birth Center offer tours for those expecting to deliver at Maple Grove Hospital. The tour begins at 6:30 p.m. and takes 30 minutes.
$0Free Registration
Thursday, May 22Family Birth Center Tours
The staff at our Family Birth Center offer tours for those expecting to deliver at Maple Grove Hospital. The tour begins at 7:15 p.m. and takes 30 minutes.
$0Free Registration
Tuesday, May 27Family Birth Center Tours
The staff at our Family Birth Center offer tours for those expecting to deliver at Maple Grove Hospital. The tour begins at 6:30 p.m. and takes 30 minutes.
$0Free Registration
Tuesday, May 27Family Birth Center Tours
The staff at our Family Birth Center offer tours for those expecting to deliver at Maple Grove Hospital. The tour begins at 7:15 p.m. and takes 30 minutes.
$0Free Registration
Thursday, May 29Family Birth Center Tours
The staff at our Family Birth Center offer tours for those expecting to deliver at Maple Grove Hospital. The tour begins at 10:30 a.m. and takes 30 minutes.
$0Free Registration
Thursday, May 29Family Birth Center Tours
The staff at our Family Birth Center offer tours for those expecting to deliver at Maple Grove Hospital. The tour begins at 6:30 p.m. and takes 30 minutes.
$0Free Registration
Thursday, May 29Family Birth Center Tours
The staff at our Family Birth Center offer tours for those expecting to deliver at Maple Grove Hospital. The tour begins at 7:15 p.m. and takes 30 minutes.
$0Free Registration
Saturday, May 31Family Birth Center Tours
The staff at our Family Birth Center offer tours for those expecting to deliver at Maple Grove Hospital. The tour begins at 10:30 a.m. and takes 30 minutes.
$0Free Registration
Saturday, May 31Family Birth Center Tours
The staff at our Family Birth Center offer tours for those expecting to deliver at Maple Grove Hospital. The tour begins at 11:15 a.m. and takes 30 minutes.
$0Free Registration