Beaumont, Farmington Hills offers classes for expectant parents

Registration is now open for classes designed to help expectant parents, which will be offered next month at Beaumont Hospital, Farmington Hills.

During the four-week “Childbirth Education Comprehensive Series,” expectant parents learn about the stages of labor, relaxation and breathing methods, strategies for managing discomfort, the partner’s role in labor and delivery, C-section deliveries, medications, anesthesia and more. The class meets from 7 p.m to 9:30 p.m. on Thursdays: May 5, 12, 19 and 26.

The Beaumont, Farmington Hills Breast-feeding Clinic offers support to new moms with “Breast-feeding Basics,” a one-night comprehensive course that helps expectant parents get the breast-feeding process off to a strong start. The course examines various products and supplies, including electric breast pumps and will take place May 9, from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

For more information about the classes and cost for each, call  248-888-2500 or visit