In this two-hour Feeding Your Baby class you will learn how to feed first-year babies in the most nutritious, safe and encouraging way. You will discuss breast milk and formula, when to start solids, how to introduce baby food, the progression of textures, self-feeding, and much more . The knowledge learned will encourage parents to make improvements in their family's eating habits and physical activity while modeling and acknowledging parents natural ability to nurture their children.
Feeding Your Baby class is held at Iowa Methodist Medical Center and Iowa Lutheran Hospital. Please take note of which location you have registered for.
Registration must be completed online. Click on the Register Now button above to register for an upcoming class. If you've already registered and need to cancel your registration, please call 515-241-6728.
Class may be canceled due to low enrollment, inclement weather, or other unforeseen circumstance. If this should happen, you will be notified by e-mail and/or phone call and given the opportunity to register for the next available class.
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