Getting Ready for Baby 1 & 2 (Encinitas)

Learn how to care for your baby

Baby laying on back

Learn how to care for your baby

This two-session class will help new parents gain the skills needed to care for their newborn.


The first class covers holding, bathing, diapering, swaddling and comforting a newborn. Bring a newborn-size doll or teddy bear, a diaper and a blanket.


The second session is taught by a pediatrician and covers newborn care, appearance and characteristics. Information on community resources is also included.

Class dates and times

This two-part class takes place on consecutive Wednesdays at Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas. Both parents are encouraged to attend both sessions. Available dates are:


  • February 21 & 28, 2018 
  • March 7 & 14, 2018
  • March 21 & 28, 2018
  • April 4 & 11, 2018
  • April 18 & 25, 2018 
  • May 9 & 16, 2018
  • May 23 & 30, 2018
  • June 6 & 13, 2018
  • June 20 & 27, 2018
  • July 11 & 18, 2018
  • August 8 & 15, 2018
  • August 22 & 29, 2018
  • September 12 & 19, 2018
  • October 10 & 17, 2018
  • October 15 & 22, 2018
  • November 7 & 14, 2018
  • December 5 & 12, 2018

Registration is required

Pre-registration allows us to reserve your space and contact you in the event of a change in the time or location of a class or on the rare occasion that we have a class cancellation. Please remember, we cannot guarantee accommodation for walk-in participation at our classes, screenings and programs and cannot be responsible for any inconvenience due to lack of registration.

Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas
354 Santa Fe Drive
Conference Center
Encinitas, CA 92024
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Event details
Date Time Fee
Wed, Apr 18th, 2018 - Wed, Apr 18th, 2018 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. $30.00
Dates
Date Time
Wednesday, September 19th, 2018 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Wednesday, October 10th, 2018 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Monday, October 15th, 2018 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Wednesday, October 17th, 2018 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Monday, October 22nd, 2018 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Wednesday, November 7th, 2018 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Wednesday, November 14th, 2018 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Wednesday, December 5th, 2018 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Wednesday, December 12th, 2018 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM