Glens Falls Hospital

100 Park Street, Glens Falls, NY 12801 518.926.1000

Childbirth & Parenting Classes

Families from across our region have warm memories of welcoming a new arrival at The Snuggery. But the Snuggery is here for you before and after the birth of your child, as well, with a wide array of educational programs to help you prepare for childbirth and better enjoy the joys of being a parent. If your insurance carrier is Blue Shield of Northeastern NY the cost of your classes will be covered.

Here's a look at our many outstanding programs:

Preparing For Childbirth (Three-Week Series)

This popular series covers the basics of childbirth preparation, from "when to call the doctor" to relaxation techniques. These classes are offered as a series to provide participants with a comprehensive childbirth preparation. This series is most beneficial when started in the 7th month. Class size is limited. Please register early to ensure availability.

Class fee: $75 per couple


2014 Schedule:
Begins Dec 03, Ends Dec 09 :: 6:00PM-9:00PM


To Register:

Please call (518) 926-6095 or click here to register on-line.

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Childbirth Preparation (One-Day Class)

This full day childbirth series is held on Saturday's from 9am - 5pm to fit your busy work or personal schedules. Whether you are expecting your first baby or need a refresher, this trend-setting condensed course prepares couples for the challenges of labor and the whole birth experience. Learn state of the art childbirth preparation all in one day (class content is the same as the Childbirth Preparation Series). Please bring 2 pillows. Class size is limited. Please register early.

Class Fee: $75 per couple

2014 Schedule (Saturdays):
November 22 :: 9:00AM-5:00PM


To Register:

Please call (518) 926-6095 or click here to register on-line.

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Childbirth Preparation (Two-Day Class)

Class content is the same as the Childbirth Preparation Series. These classes fill quickly, please register early.

Class Fee: $75 per couple

2014 Schedule:
December 12 :: 6:00-9:00PM and
December 13 :: 9:00AM-12:30PM CLASS FULL


Class Fee: $75 per couple

To Register:
Please call (518) 926-6095 or click here to register on-line.

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Preparing For Breast Feeding

This special prenatal class is offered for women planning to breastfeed, as well as for those who are undecided. You'll learn all the advantages and possible difficulties of breast feeding your baby. You will learn the basic techniques that will help you prepare for breastfeeding and feel confident about what to do. This class, (presented by a member our Lactation Services Team), will answer any of your questions and concerns about breastfeeding. This is a fun, informational class that you will thoroughly enjoy! Register for Preparing for Breastfeeding and explore the advantages of a successful and rewarding breast feeding experience. This popular class fills up quickly. Please register early.

Class Fee: $25 per couple

2014 Schedule
December 02 :: 6:30-8:30PM CLASS FULL

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