Classes & Events

Breastfeeding Class

Breastfeeding Class

Online Registration Closed

Education Center - 2nd Floor
2500 W. Reynolds Street
Pontiac, IL 61764
Map & Directions

Address questions about this event to
OSF Saint James Family Birthing Center at (815) 842-4972.

April 15, 2019

4:30 - 6 p.m.
Pontiac, IL 61764

This class teaches the techniques, and covers the advantages and benefits, of breastfeeding. The class features a film on breastfeeding, the anatomy of the breast, positioning for breastfeeding, common concerns, and different kinds of breast pumps.

Education on nutrition and dietary requirements is given. There is also a question and answer session to promote a successful breastfeeding experience. Fathers or other support persons are welcome. Registration is required.

Please note: 
1) Only one $15 ticket is required per expecting mother and support person. The class is free to those delivering their baby at OSF HealthCare Saint James.
2) This is only for registration. Please bring your payment, if any, to class. 

Registration Deadline: The deadline to register online is one week prior to class. To participate in this class past the registration deadline, please call the OSF HealthCare Saint James Family Birthing Center at (815) 842-4972.