May
11
Sat
Spinning Babies Birthworker Training @ Magnolia Birth Center
May 11 @ 8:30 am – 5:00 pm

Magnolia is delighted to host three days of Spinning Babies training this year.  Visit www.spinningbabies.com for all details and registration.  MBC is not taking registrations for this event.  Please note that times are approximate. Please check with Spinning Babies for all finalized details of the training.

May
12
Sun
Infant Resuscitation professional training @ Magnolia Birh Center
May 12 – May 13 all-day

This training has limited registration.  Contact magnoliabirthcenter@gmail.com for details.

May
13
Mon
“Great” Grandparents
May 13 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Join a fun discussion and fast-paced Family Feud game to learn what has changed and what has stayed the same since we were parents!.  We will talk about the top five safety rules and learn what young parents appreciate about grandparents (and what they wish we just wouldn’t do.)  This is a great class for expectant parents and grandparents to attend together.  Taught by Mary Gillett, “Gigi” to newborn Lyla and 2 year old Ellery (who is going on 13).  To register contact Magnoliaclasses.com.  Cost $15 for family unit of up to 4 people.

May
14
Tue
Yoga @ Magnolia Birth Center, Room B
May 14 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am

Join Certified Health Coach and Yoga Instructor Cheri Timmons for an 8 week yoga package to get your day started right!  This (non-prenatal) 8-Session Baptiste-inspired power yoga package offers participants the opportunity to begin (or enhance) a regular yoga practice.

Working with all levels, this physical practice offers strengthening, focus, flexibility and endurance on and off the mat. Participants are asked to please bring a yoga mat, towel and water bottle. No children please.  The full 8 session package costs $80, paid directly to instructor.  To register, contact cheri@chericoaching.com; 336-365-8420.

8-week sessions begin 2/19 and 4/30

 

Triad Tot Toters Carrier Exchange Meeting @ Magnolia Birth Center - Room B
May 14 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Free event with Triad Tot Toters.  No RSVP required.

Bradley Childbirth Method @ Magnolia Birth Center, Rooms A and B
May 14 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

This natural childbirth class educates mom and her partner to make informed decisions during her pregnancy and labor. To register for Bradley classes, contact instructor Sarah Carter at naturalbabyhappyfamily@gmail.com,  Cost is $325 per couple for a 10 week series.

May
15
Wed
Prenatal Yoga @ Room B
May 15 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
In this class you are invited to connect with your body and your baby to prepare for birth and motherhood. Expect to move with your breath and intention in a slow flowing practice with gentle opening, strengthening, breathing, visualization and relaxation techniques in preparation for an empowered and joyful birth. New and seasoned yoga practitioners are welcome to experience this uniquely feminine way of practicing.
May
16
Thu
Your Best Birth @ Magnolia Birth Center, Rooms A
May 16 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

This four week childbirth class is open to the community, but is designed especially for Magnolia Birth Center clients who are planning an unmedicated birth.  This class is fun and discussion-based so bring your questions!

To register, please contact instructor Suronda Ricketts, RN at surondar@yahoo.com or call 336-669-5644.  Class is offered at no cost for Magnolia Birth Center clients, and $120 per couple for outside students.  A new 4-week series typically begins on the first Thursday of each month.  This class is not appropriate for children.

Please note – if you are planning to labor or birth in a tub, you must take the Waterbirth Essentials class separately.

May
20
Mon
Water Birth Essentials @ Magnolia Birth Center - Room A
May 20 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Laboring and giving birth in the water is a gentle form of comfort for both mom and baby. In this two-hour class we will separate fact from fiction, and learn about the equipment needed, the management of the pool, where to buy and rent equipment and how to use water most effectively in labor. Participants will receive a certificate at the end.

This class is offered for all participants at no cost. It is required for all MBC clients planning to labor or birth in the tub. To register contact instructor Mary Gillett at magnoliaclasses@gmail.com

May
21
Tue
Yoga @ Magnolia Birth Center, Room B
May 21 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am

Join Certified Health Coach and Yoga Instructor Cheri Timmons for an 8 week yoga package to get your day started right!  This (non-prenatal) 8-Session Baptiste-inspired power yoga package offers participants the opportunity to begin (or enhance) a regular yoga practice.

Working with all levels, this physical practice offers strengthening, focus, flexibility and endurance on and off the mat. Participants are asked to please bring a yoga mat, towel and water bottle. No children please.  The full 8 session package costs $80, paid directly to instructor.  To register, contact cheri@chericoaching.com; 336-365-8420.

8-week sessions begin 2/19 and 4/30

 

Bradley Childbirth Method @ Magnolia Birth Center, Rooms A and B
May 21 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

This natural childbirth class educates mom and her partner to make informed decisions during her pregnancy and labor. To register for Bradley classes, contact instructor Sarah Carter at naturalbabyhappyfamily@gmail.com,  Cost is $325 per couple for a 10 week series.

May
22
Wed
Prenatal Yoga @ Room B
May 22 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
In this class you are invited to connect with your body and your baby to prepare for birth and motherhood. Expect to move with your breath and intention in a slow flowing practice with gentle opening, strengthening, breathing, visualization and relaxation techniques in preparation for an empowered and joyful birth. New and seasoned yoga practitioners are welcome to experience this uniquely feminine way of practicing.
May
23
Thu
Lactation Circle @ Magnolia Birth Center, Room B
May 23 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Problem-solving, latch and weight checks for a reasonable cost in a non-judgmental, supportive group environment with Certified Lactation consultant Linda Coppola from Peaceful Beginnings and Magnolia nurse Leah Dunlap.  Cost is $25 for a two hour session.  Register with Linda at lindacoppola55@gmail.com or call 336-255-8311.  Open to all breastfeeding moms and nursing babies/children.

Breastfeeding: Best Beginnings @ Magnolia Birth Center
May 23 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Learn how to get started in your breastfeeding journey including, how to get started, positioning, latch, how to know your baby is feeding well and more. We will also cover common issues and how to manage them. This class is for moms and partners. Register with Linda at lindacoppola55@gmail.com or call 336-255-8311.

Your Best Birth @ Magnolia Birth Center, Rooms A
May 23 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

This four week childbirth class is open to the community, but is designed especially for Magnolia Birth Center clients who are planning an unmedicated birth.  This class is fun and discussion-based so bring your questions!

To register, please contact instructor Suronda Ricketts, RN at surondar@yahoo.com or call 336-669-5644.  Class is offered at no cost for Magnolia Birth Center clients, and $120 per couple for outside students.  A new 4-week series typically begins on the first Thursday of each month.  This class is not appropriate for children.

Please note – if you are planning to labor or birth in a tub, you must take the Waterbirth Essentials class separately.

May
25
Sat
Post-partum Survival Support Group with The Labor Ladies @ Magnolia Birth Center, Room B
May 25 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

No registration required for this first year postpartum support group.  Bring your babe in arms.   All feeding styles welcome.

Hello Baby! @ Magnolia Birth Center - Room A
May 25 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm

This interactive class covers the basics of caring for both mom and baby in the important fourth trimester, especially for those families who go home from the birth center the same day.  To register, contact instructor Suronda Ricketts, RN at surondar@yahoo.com or call 336-669-5644.  Class is offered at no cost for Magnolia Birth Center clients.  $30 per family for other participants.

May
28
Tue
Yoga @ Magnolia Birth Center, Room B
May 28 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am

Join Certified Health Coach and Yoga Instructor Cheri Timmons for an 8 week yoga package to get your day started right!  This (non-prenatal) 8-Session Baptiste-inspired power yoga package offers participants the opportunity to begin (or enhance) a regular yoga practice.

Working with all levels, this physical practice offers strengthening, focus, flexibility and endurance on and off the mat. Participants are asked to please bring a yoga mat, towel and water bottle. No children please.  The full 8 session package costs $80, paid directly to instructor.  To register, contact cheri@chericoaching.com; 336-365-8420.

8-week sessions begin 2/19 and 4/30

 

Bradley Childbirth Method @ Magnolia Birth Center, Rooms A and B
May 28 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

This natural childbirth class educates mom and her partner to make informed decisions during her pregnancy and labor. To register for Bradley classes, contact instructor Sarah Carter at naturalbabyhappyfamily@gmail.com,  Cost is $325 per couple for a 10 week series.

May
29
Wed
Magnolia Mom Meet-up @ Magnolia Birth Center - Room A
May 29 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Come and hangout with your little at a Magnolia Mom Meet-up. You don’t have to be one of our clients to come!  No RSVP and no fee…just show up!

Mom-ing isn’t always easy and sometimes you need adult conversation – come meet other moms and swap stories of sleepless nights, potty-training secrets for older siblings, recipes, or just get out of the house and come to visit! We offer a non-judgmental and breastfeeding-and-bottle-feeding-friendly space to meet other moms and enjoy their company.