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Prepared Childbirth

Designed to offer detailed childbirth preparation in a small group setting. The class size is limited to encourage questions, discussion and individual attention. Topics include physical and emotional changes of pregnancy, the labor and birth process, Cesarean birth, pain management, post partum and the newborn. Class will integrate massage and breathing awareness with relaxation training.

Classes for 2016

One two-hour session a week from 6 pm to 8 pm for four weeks.

Series 4 April 5, 12, 19, 26
Series 5 May 3, 10, 17, 24
Series 6 June 7, 14, 21, 28
Series 7 July 5, 12, 19, 26
Series 8 August 2, 9, 16, 23
Series 9
Series 10 October 4, 11, 18, 25
Series 11 November 1, 8, 15, 22
Series 12 November 29, December 6, 13, 20

You may park in the parking garage across from Boone Hospital or park in the Boone Family Birthplace parking lot located at the corner of Williams and Broadway. You may park in any of the reserved spaces EXCEPT those reserved for physicians. Enter the hospital through the Boone Family Birthplace entrance door under the blue awning. The classroom is the third door on your right.

This four week class costs $65. To register or for more information about Boone Family Birthplace's Family Life Education programs, please call 573.815.6400 or 800.872.9008, or write:

Family Life Education Coordinator
Boone Hospital Center
1600 East Broadway Box 48
Columbia MO, 65201

We invite you to tour our birthing and family suites, either in conjunction with a prepared childbirth class, or by appointment.

Call 573.815.8445 for more information or to schedule a private tour.

Read new parent testimonials on our MyBooneHealth Blog.

Learn more about Boone Family Birthplace awards.

Find a doctor or make an appointment: 573.815.6400
General Information: 573.815.8000
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