San Diego Babies

Baby Classes & Events in San Diego

Need tips on preparing for baby or caring for your little one? Here's a bundle of classes as well as events that will help make your parenting journey easier!

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Pregnancy Workshop: Optimizing Fetal Position. This workshop led by Dr. Kayla will cover specific stretches, exercises and lifestyle recommendations to obtain ideal positioning for your baby for an optimal birth. Aug. 4, 6-7:30 pm. Free. Education room at Best Start Birth Center in Hillcrest. Please RSVP by emailing drkaylaambert@gmail.com. www.drkaylaambert.com.

Baby Care Class for Grandparents. Want to be more involved in caring for baby? This special class covers topics including car seat safety, back-to-sleep strategies, SIDS information, infant CPR, childproofing, swaddling as well as diapering, burping, bathing and calming techniques. Sept. 24, 12:30-2:30 pm. $20. Sharp Grossmont Hospital Women’s Center, Conference Rms. 1-2, 5555 Grossmont Center Dr., La Mesa. Register at www.sharp.com.

"Baby, Toddler & Me" Group. Connect with other parents, teach your baby sign language, chat with a registered nurse, and find out about free resources and programs. Every fourth Tuesday of the month, 1-3 pm. The Wellness Center, 4440 Wightman St. #200, San Diego. Contact Monica R. Parks, RN PHN at 619-521-7379.

Baby Care Basics. Practice diapering and swaddling in this hands-on class that also covers infant nutrition, symptoms of illness, bathing, characteristics of a newborn, basic car seat safety and other topics. Call to register. $30. For upcoming dates and locations, go to www.sharp.com/health-classes. 800-82-SHARP. 

Breastfeeding Your Baby. Learn how to get started, receive info on breast pumps and get tips on how to help prevent breast discomfort. 6:30-9 pm. $25. Scripps Campus Point Complex, Annex Assembly Rm. A, 10010 Campus Point Dr., San Diego. For upcoming class dates and to register, visit www.scripps.org.

New Brother/New Sister Class. Prepare soon-to-be brothers and sisters in the family for the arrival of the new baby in this fun class where kids, ages 3-8, learn how to safely hold the baby, what to expect when their new brother or sister comes home, how to communicate their feelings about the baby with family members and more. $15. For class dates, locations and to register, visit www.sharp.com, go to “Classes and Events” and click on “Newborn and baby care.”

Updated: July 2017