Registration Open

Infant Massage - IA

Apr
7
Tue
Apr 7, 2015
Tuesday
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Medical Office Building 1 - 1228 E. Rusholme St. (Interconnect Lounge)
Davenport, IA

1 Alternative Date Available

Infant Massage - IA is also offered...

Nov
4
Tue
Tuesday
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Medical Office Building 1 - 1228 E. Rusholme St. (Interconnect Lounge)
Davenport, IA
Registration Open

The infant massage class is easy to learn and includes gentle stroking, pressing, squeezing and movement of the limbs.

Registration Details

$10 Registration fee.

Fees & Payment

$10 Registration fee.

Description

Infant massage is an excellent opportunity for mother and infant to take time out and relax together. the touch and movement is essential for health growth and development of infants. Infants benefit by learning to relax and release tension, bond with parents, aid digestion and elimination, improve sleep, and ease growing pains. It also can provide opportunity for fathers to touch and interact with their babies in a way that builds confidence in handling the infant. Infant massage is easy to learn and includes gentle stroking, pressing, squeezing and movement of the limbs. Class will allow time to learn and practice infant massage.

The infant massage class is for newborns up to age one.

What to bring:

  • Please bring a blanket, baby lotion, diapers and a loving touch to use on your infant.

To register pick the date you want and then select the blue "register" button at the top or bottom of the page.

If for some reason you are unable to attend, reimbursement will be given only if notification occurs 48 hours prior to the beginning of class by calling 563-421-6300.

Instructor(s)

  • Elizabeth Leeman, RN

Contact

Genesis BirthCenter - Davenport at 563-421-6300 or send an email

Schedule & Location

Schedule

Date Time Location Instructor
1. Tue, April 07 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM Medical Office Building 1 - 1228 E. Rusholme St. (Interconnect Lounge) Elizabeth Leeman, RN

Location Details

  • Medical Office Building 1 - 1228 E. Rusholme St. (Interconnect Lounge)
    1228 E. Rusholme St.
    Davenport, IA

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