Patient & Visitor Alert: Because flu cases are on the rise, starting February 24, children 12 and younger
will be restricted from visiting hospitals and certain inpatient facilities throughout Carolinas HealthCare System. Learn more.

Carolinas HealthCare System

This one-hour class helps prepare children ages 3-8 years on becoming a big brother/big sister. Children are asked to bring a doll or stuffed animal.  Parents are encouraged to bring their camera.

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Class Cost

To Register

  • Reviews care of the new infant and ways big brother or sister can help
  • Short tour of the Maternity Center is included
This class is FREE of charge. Submit an online registration request
Call the baby line at 704-341-2500.
Registration for all classes is required.

2017 Class Schedule



Sunday – March 5 *cancelled due to the increasing number of flu cases in our region. Starting on Friday, February 24, 2017 individuals 12 and under will not be allowed to visit or tour the maternity center.
Sunday – April 2 1:30 - 2:30 p.m.
Sunday – May 7 1:30 - 2:30 p.m.
Sunday – June 11 1:30 - 2:30 p.m.
Sunday – July 9 1:30 - 2:30 p.m.
Additional Childbirth and Child Care Classes:

Class fees, dates and times are subject to change.