News Release

Monday, October 13, 2003

Contact: George Stinnett, CHKD, (757) 668-7043

November Classes, Programs and Lectures

  • Nov. 3 – 24, Infant Massage. Fee: $40. Each Monday, noon-1 p.m. CHKD Health Center, 850 Southampton Ave., Norfolk. Four-session class for parents with infants 2 weeks old to crawling; learn relaxing, soothing techniques to reduce stress, deepen bonding and help baby sleep better.
  • Nov. 6, Bed-wetting—When to be Concerned. Free. 7-8:30 p.m. CHKD Medical Group’s Pediatric Diagnostic Center, 6345 Center Drive, Bldg. 14, Norfolk. Discuss common concerns and learn coping strategies and tips to prevent future accidents.
  • Nov. 8, Safe Sitters. Fee: $35. 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m., CHKD’s Discovery Care Center, 811 Redgate Ave., Norfolk. For 11- to 14-year-olds who want to learn how to become safe and nurturing baby sitters.
  • Nov. 8, Infant/Child CPR. Fee: $25. 9 a.m.-noon, CHKD Health Center, 850 Southampton Ave., Norfolk. Parents, grandparents and caregivers learn the basics for responding to emergencies.
  • Nov. 15, Read with the Experts. Free. 10:30-11:45 a.m., Barnes and Noble, 12170 Jefferson Ave., Newport News. A program for parents and children (birth to 8 years old). CHKD speech-language pathologists teach parents how to focus on their children’s speech and language development through books and reading.
  • For additional information on any of the above programs, call (757) 668-7500 or go to the Community Calendar.