News Release

Tuesday, March 30, 2010

Contact: Greg Raver-Lampman
(757) 668-7554
Greg.Lampman@chkd.org

CHKD free public programs in Williamsburg in April

HAMPTON ROADS, Va. — The following free public programs will be offered in April by Pediatric Associates of Williamsburg.

April 8, Meet and Greet. Free. 5:30 p.m. Pediatric Associates of Williamsburg, 119 Bulifants Boulevard, Williamsburg. Please join us for our complimentary Open House, whether you are a new expectant parent, new to the area, or simply looking for a pediatrician. Plan to attend our Meet and Greet informational gatherings designed for you to meet our physicians and nurse practitioners as well as receive a tour of our facilities. Please call (757) 564-7337, Option 8 to register or register online at www.chkd.org/classes.

April 15, Baby Care 101. Free.  7 – 9:00 p.m. Pediatric Associates of Williamsburg, 119 Bulifants Boulevard, Williamsburg. Please join us for our free Baby Care 101 class for expectant and newborn parents who want to learn about providing a safe and secure environment for their infant. Learn about how to bathe and comfort your baby, belly button and diaper care, how to position your baby for sleep and general household and car seat safety tips. Lots of opportunities to ask questions about the first year of life. Please call (757) 564-7337, Option 8 to register or register online at www.chkd.org/classes.

April 15, Infant Massage. Free. 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. Pediatric Associates of Williamsburg, 119 Bulifants Boulevard, Williamsburg. Please join us for our free new born infant massage class for expecting and new parents. Parents will learn simple infant massage techniques designed for infants from birth to 6 months. Gain hands-on experience with your baby and learn about the benefits of infant massage that will help your baby sleep and feed more peacefully, as well as strengthen their immune system. Call 757-564-7337, option 8 to register.

April 29, Breastfeeding. Free. 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. Pediatric Associates of Williamsburg, 119 Bulifants Boulevard, Williamsburg. Please join us for our free breastfeeding class. This is an introductory breastfeeding preparation class is designed to inform the prospective breastfeeding mother about the advantages of and contraindications to breastfeeding. Several topics are discussed including proper positioning; latch on tips, management of engorgement and sore nipples, as well as returning to work and maternal medications while working. Come join us for this informative and fun breastfeeding class. Please call (757) 564-7337, Option 8 to register or register online at www.chkd.org/classes.