News Release

Thursday, October 28, 2010

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

CHKD free public programs in November

HAMPTON ROADS, Va.—The following free public programs will be offered by CHKD in November.

November 3, Welcome, Baby! At Pediatric Specialists. Free. 6-7 p.m. Pediatric Specialists- Amelia Building, 885 Kempsville Road, Suite 200, Norfolk. For expectant and new parents who want to learn how to prepare for their newborn. Our pediatrician will discuss newborn medical care issues, including immunizations, breastfeeding, bathing, sleep safety and more. There will be plenty of opportunities to ask questions and tour the office. To register please call (757) 461-6342. For more information about Pediatric Specialists, go to www.chkd.org/pediatricspecialists.

November 10, Monthly Open House. Free. 5:30. Pediatric Associates of Williamsburg, 119 Bulifants Blvd., Williamsburg. Complimentary open house for new or expectant parents or families looking for a pediatrician. Call (757) 564-7337 option 8 to register or register online at www.chkd.org/classes.

November 10, Welcome, Baby! At Tidewater Children's Associates. Free. 6-7 p.m. Tidewater Children’s Associates, 5835 Harbor View Blvd., B, Suffolk. For expectant and new parents who want to learn how to prepare for their newborn. Our pediatrician will discuss newborn medical care issues, including immunizations, breastfeeding, bathing, sleep safety and more. There will be plenty of opportunities to ask questions and tour the office. For more information about our practice go to www.chkd.org/TCA. Register online at www.chkd.org/classes.

November 16, Life With A Strong Willed Child. Free. 7 -9 p.m. Advanced Technology Center Theater, 1800 College Crescent Drive, Virginia Beach. Parents and caregivers will learn about acting out behaviors; how temperament affects behavior and alternate ways for handling spirited children. Register online at www.chkd.org/classes.

November 17, Welcome, Baby! At Tidewater Children's Associates. Free. 6-7 p.m. Tidewater Children’s Associates, 171 Kempsville Rd., Bldg B, Norfolk. For expectant and new parents who want to learn how to prepare for their newborn. Our pediatrician will discuss newborn medical care issues, including immunizations, breastfeeding, bathing, sleep safety and more. There will be plenty of opportunities to ask questions and tour the office. For more information about our practice go to www.chkd.org/TCA. Register online at www.chkd.org/classes.

November 18, Baby Care 101 at Pediatric Associates of Williamsburg. Free. 7 - 9 p.m. Pediatric Associates of Williamsburg, 119 Bulifants Blvd., Williamsburg, www.chkd.org/PAW. 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.