May is International Midwifery Month.
In honor of so many amazing care providers, Peninsula will host it’s 4th Annual Midwifery Celebration. This year, they are honoring Adella Scott Wilson. Click here for more information about Adella and this amazing community event.
Birth Matters Charlottesville has a full calendar for May, and you’re invited!
Wednesday, May 15, 7-9 pm
Life After Birth: Now What?
- Feeding, sleeping, caring for yourself – there is quite a lot to juggle in those first weeks with a new little one. Learn from the experts tips for being with your new baby in those earliest days. Hosted by Month 10 Postpartum Doula Services
Monday, May 20, 7-9 pm
- Monthly gathering of women only who share birth stories and discuss questions and concerns surrounding pregnancy, birth, the postpartum period, and anything else that comes to mind.
Held the third Monday of every month at Bend Yoga. You can also find this information on our calendar.
Wednesday, May 22, 7-9 pm
Comfort in Labor
- Come learn various methods to help you cope with the experience of labor. We’ll watch videos and try out different methods. Hosted by the local area doulas.
Sunday, May 26, 12pm
Birth Matters Charlottesville Annual Picnic
Join us at Greenleaf Park to share in a pot-luck picnic and playground fun (families welcome)!
Wednesday, May 29 7-9 pm
Amazing Babies: What Babies Know Before They’re Even Born
- Long before you’ve met him your baby is already thinking in ways that will prepare him for his life with you. Journey through your babies’ sensory experience in utero. Hosted by Megan Bloom and Kate White.
Partners, family, and friends are welcome to come to discussion nights. Birth Circle is reserved for women only, for greater freedom of discussion. We hope to see you soon!
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