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Marshall Hosts Free Class for Expecting Parents

Nov. 22, 2016 — New parents have questions. Marshall’s Community Health Education Department has answers. Pregnant women and their partners are welcome to join our next All About Having a Baby class beginning Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2017.

The eight-week series will run each Wednesday through Feb. 22 at 681 Main St. in Placerville. Each session will prepare moms and dads-to-be with healthy pregnancy and baby care advice. Expecting parents can learn about labor and birth, baby care, breastfeeding and more. Participants will hear guest speakers and take part in demonstrations – and can also enter to win a generous and useful gift.

There is no enrollment fee. Register by calling 530-626-2990 or online at the Classes / Events section of Space is limited. Marshall is an independent, nonprofit community healthcare provider located in the heart of the Sierra Foothills.

Marshall includes Marshall Hospital, a fully accredited acute care facility with 113 beds in Placerville; several outpatient facilities in Cameron Park, El Dorado Hills and Georgetown; and many community health and education programs. Marshall has more than 200 board-certified physicians and 1,500 employees providing quality healthcare services to more than 180,000 residents of El Dorado County.