Mondays, November 7, 14 & 21
9:30 am to 10:30 am in the Ruggaber Community Room, Lower Level
In this three part series parents will be learning the art of infant massage and be guided through instruction on how to massage their own babies. For infants under 1 year, this class will be taught by Wendy Spicer, a certified infant massage instructor, from Pinnacle Health's Infant Development Program. Understanding and beginning touch early in life can improve the quality of parenting and family life as well as promoting the well-being of the infant. The program contains such critical elements of bonding as eye-to eye contact, smiling, soothing vocal sounds,loving touch,caressing,smell, and mutual interaction. Bring a soft comfortable blanket to lay your baby on and dress baby in easy to remove clothing.
Parents will receive a bottle of massage oil and stroke book. Registration begins Oct. 24.