Health Education

Evening Childbirth Series at St Vincent s Riverside

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


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


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. Registration covers mom plus one support person. Includes a tour of the Family Birth Place.
This class is offered on 3 consecutive evenings 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 Education Room #1502.  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.  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 info or call 308-7325.

Other Dates and Times

WhenDate Time Registration
September 9, 2019
7:00 p.m.-9:15 p.m.
7:00 p.m.-9:15 p.m.
November 4, 2019
7:00 p.m.-9:15 p.m.
7:00 p.m.-9:15 p.m.