This is a free class for parents with little experience handling an infant.

A registered nurse will demonstrate basic infant care techniques, including:

  • Diapering
  • Swaddling
  • Holding

We'll also discuss typical newborn behaviors, such as:

  • Crying
  • Sleeping
  • Feeding patterns

Class Schedule

Registration is required to attend a class. Classes are closed once registration reaches maximum capacity.


Cancelled: Friday, March 27, 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.


Cancelled: Thursday, April 9, 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Cancelled: Saturday, April 18, 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Cancelled: Friday, April 24, 12 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Cancelled: Thursday, April 30, 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.


Saturday, May 9, 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Thursday, May 14, 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Monday, May 18, 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Thursday, May 28, 2:30 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Wait List

If you do not see a class date that matches your availability, please call 773-702-9200 to check for potential openings due to cancellations or to join the wait list. In many cases, wait list participants are invited to join the class. We do our best to accommodate every class request.

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