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New Parent Groups

Mom & Baby Group

This is a FREE educational and social group, facilitated by Lactation Services. New mothers are invited to bring their newborns, meet other mothers, and ask questions. Topics include: Breastfeeding, Pumping, Back to Work, Baby Wearing, Travel with Baby and more. There is a baby scale available for mom’s use. Mom & Baby Group meets weekly, Fridays 12-1:30 pm at Sibley Hospital, Building A, Conference Room 5, 2nd Floor. This group is open to mothers, babies, and female support people that mother has invited; you may wish to bring a lunch.

Parents LAB—Parents Learning About Babies

This is a FREE educational and social group for the non-birthing parent. Often overlooked in the post-partum year, the non-birthing partner has questions and needs support as they develop in their new role as parent. This group is facilitated by the Sibley Childbirth Education Department and will cover various topics like Soothing Your Newborn, How to Support Your Breastfeeding Family, and Baby Wearing, and more. Group meets weekly, Fridays 12-1:30 pm in the Sibley Innovation HUB. The HUB is on the first floor of Building C, enter through the Meditation Garden. Participants are invited to come with or without baby and may wish to bring a lunch.

Parties for Parents and Babies

Several times a year, Mom & Baby Group will meet together with Parents LAB for parties. Celebrate milestones in baby’s first year by making a footprint card for Valentine’s Day, Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, and more!

More Information

Registration is not required for attendance.
Check the link below to see if group is cancelled for a holiday or scheduled break.
https://ti.to/SMH-childbirth-classes/new-parents-groups
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