Health Education

Evening Childbirth Class at St Vincent s Riverside

Everything you need to know about preparing for the birth of your baby.


Other Dates and Times


  • $60 Option 1
  • $20 Option 2
  • $40 Option 3


Until the covid-19 restrictions are lifted all classes will be live classes online via Zoom.  

Register normally and you will get an email the week of the class with a link on how to join the class.

Classes cover the anatomy and physiology of pregnancy, what to expect during labor and birth, labor support and Lamaze techniques, hospital routines, analgesia and anesthesia, medical interventions, Cesarean birth, and newborn care. Class includes a tour of the Family Birth Place. Please be advised that registration covers mom plus one support person.  This class meets for 3 consecutive weeks from 7-9:15 p.m. 
Class fee is $60.  Employees of St. Vincent's may take the class for $40. Please email Doris from your email as proof of discount.  Medicaid patients may take the class for $20.  Please email a screenshot of your card as proof of discount.

You do not have to be a St. Vincent's patient to attend our childbirth classes.
Class is held in the Orthopedic Prehab Education Room, #1502B. If you enter the hospital from the Dillon garage (the first garage on your right once you turn onto Shircliff Way) you will take the first hallway to your right near the registration/check in area. The classroom is on the right, past the statue of St. Vincent, near the security office and the ER. There will be signs up directing you to the classroom. Parking in the garage is $3. Please bring a bottle of lotion to the first class for massage practice.
Email for questions and information.

Other Dates and Times

WhenDate Time Registration
November 2, 2020
6:00 p.m.-8:15 p.m.
6:00 p.m.-8:15 p.m.
December 7, 2020
6:00 p.m.-8:15 p.m.
6:00 p.m.-8:15 p.m.