Selected Community Events
Big Brothers/Big Sisters Class
Feb 12, 2013 6 to 7 p.m.
Lower level Gold Conference Center at Mayo Clinic Health System in Eau Claire, 1221 Whipple St.
This class is designed for soon-to-be big brothers, big sisters (ages 2 to 7) and their parents. The instructor will read a story to the children and encourage them to share their feelings about becoming a big brother or big sister. They will learn about diapering and swaddling their new sibling, as well as what toys may or may not be safe near a newborn. The instructor will talk about ways they can help and how important their role is as a big brother or big sister. The class includes a brief tour of the areas in the Family Birthing Center where they may be visiting mom and baby. The class meets from 6 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 12, in the lower level Gold Conference Center at Mayo Clinic Health System in Eau Claire, 1221 Whipple St. The cost is $10 per child or $15 for two or more children. Please register at least two weeks prior to the class. To register or for more information, visit mayoclinichealthsystem.org/locations/eau-claire/class-and-events, or call the Wellness Clinic at 715-838-6767.
Wellness Clinic at 715-838-6767