The Birth Center - Parenting & Family Classes

The Birth Center at Mad River Hospital is happy to offer the following Childbirth Education opportunities.  Please click on links below for description and meeting dates/times. 

Class dates and times are subject to change or cancellation.
TOURS: offered on the 1st & 3rd Wednesday of the month at 7 pm.

For the general Childbirth Preparation 6 week series, please contact North Country Perinatal Services at (707) 822-1385 Fee Information

Pre-registration is requested for all classes to ensure a space and confirm the time and date.

Free of Charge:
Hospital Tour and Car Seat Safety.

Single Classes:
Early Pregnancy, Refresher Class, Infant & Child Safety/CPR, Water Birth, Visualization and Relaxation and Brothers & Sisters Club. $5 or class pass.

Class Pass:
A Parent & Family Birth Class Pass costs $25, which entitles you to each class series.

We will bill private insurance, Bright Beginnings/ Family Beginnings at an hourly rate for all classes and accept reimbursement as payment in full. Verify eligibility with your provider.

No one will be turned away from classes for inability to pay. If you have questions or need assistance, just let us know.


Pre-registration is requested for all classes to ensure a space and confirm the time, date and location of each class. To register, please leave a message at (707) 826-8244. We will return your call as soon as possible.

Classes and Teachers

Our caring, knowledgeable class instructors are educated and trained to care for both you and your baby. They can answer your questions about pregnancy, birth, breastfeeding, infant safety, care seats and much more. Most of the instructors are also nurses in the Birth Center.

To register for classes or receive a complete schedule by mail, call (707) 826-8244 or email us.

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