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Breastfeeding Class - Detroit Lakes, MN

DateBox EventDetailTime EventDetailLocation
Nov 23, 2021
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Birthing Center - Essentia Health St. Mary's-Detroit Lakes
Detroit Lakes, MN

Registration Details

Registration is closed.


You may attend this class even if you have not attended a Childbirth class. It is designed to prepare you for a successful and rewarding breastfeeding experience.  Class attendance is recommended before the birth of your baby.

Topics discussed include:

  • How our body initiates making milk
  • The Benefits and Management of Exclusive Breastfeeding
  • Benefits of Skin-to-Skin and the importance of initiating breastfeeding within the first 1-2 hours after birth
  • Understanding your newborn’s feeding cues and latching
  • breastfeeding problems (i.e. engorgement, clogged ducts, mastitis, expressing breastmilk while away from baby)

Partners are encouraged to attend this class with Mom, however mom may attend by self.

**PLEASE NOTE**: This class will be meeting virtually on 11/23/21 from 6pm-8pm. You will be emailed by the instructor with a Google meet link, and pre-course work to complete prior to class. 


  • Sarah Miller, RN

Schedule & Location


Date Time Location Instructor
1. Tue, November 23 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM Birthing Center - Essentia Health St. Mary's-Detroit Lakes Sarah Miller, RN

Location Details

  • Birthing Center - Essentia Health St. Mary's-Detroit Lakes
    1027 Washington Ave
    Detroit Lakes, MN 56501
    Main: 218-847-5611
    Fax: 218-844-0705

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