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THE UPSTATE BABY-WEARING GROUP meets monthly in Greenville, Spartanburg and Clemson. For locations and times, visit upstatebabywearers.wordpress.com.

G — MEET THE MIDWIVES at 6 p.m. Aug. 28 at Greenville Midwifery Care and Birth Center. The event is free, but registration is required. To register, visit ghs.org/events.

S — TABLE FOR TWO, a mom and baby luncheon, is at 11:30 a.m. each Wednesday at Spartanburg Regional Center for Women. The event is an opportunity to ask questions and share concerns with other new mothers. Babies should be 8 weeks – 6 months old. Do not attend if either mom or baby is sick. To register, visit www.spartanburgregional.com.

G — BABY BASICS is offered 10 – 11 a.m. Thursdays at the Breastfeeding Center of Greenville. The event is taught by a certified lactation consultant and provides support and information for moms of newborns ages birth – 3 months. The class is free. Light snacks are provided. Registration is not required. For details, visit www.parksidepediatrics.com or call 864-272-0388.

G — COMMUNITY YOGA is offered 9:30 – 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays at the Breastfeeding Center of Greenville. The program is for beginners through all stages and is taught by a certified instructor. The class is free, but a donation of $10 towards Mission Parkside is suggested. Registration is not required. Visit www.parksidepediatrics.com or call 864-272-0388.

G — PRENATAL YOGA is offered 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. Thursdays at the Breastfeeding Center of Greenville. The program is for expectant mothers in weeks 12 – 40 of their pregnancy and is taught by a certified prenatal yoga instructor. The class is free, but a donation of $10 towards Mission Parkside is suggested. Registration is not required. Visit www.parksidepediatrics.com or call 864-272-0388.

S — INFANT CPR is offered Aug. 18 at Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System. To register, visit www.spartanburgregional.com.

G — BREAST-FEEDING BASICS is offered at 6:30 p.m. the second Wednesday of each month at the Breastfeeding Center of Greenville. The class is free. Registration is requested but not required. Couples are invited to come together. For details, visit www.parksidepediatrics.com or call 864-272-0388.

G — INFANT AND CHILD CPR is offered Aug. 8 and Sept. 12 at St. Francis Eastside. Register online at www.stfrancishealth.org or call 864-675-4400.

G — INTRODUCING YOUR NEWBORN TO PETS is offered Aug. 2 and Nov. 1 at St. Francis Eastside. Register online at www.stfrancishealth.org or call 864-675-4400.

G — MEET THE DOULA at 6 p.m. Aug. 13 at St. Francis Eastside. Register online at www.stfrancishealth.org or call 864-675-4400.

G — GREAT EXPECTATIONS HOSPITAL TOURS are offered Aug. 14 and 28 at St. Francis Eastside. Register online at www.stfrancishealth.org or call 864-675-4400.

S — A MATERNITY TOUR is offered Aug. 1, 6, 15 and 20 at Spartanburg Regional Center for Women. To register, visit www.spartanburgregional.com.

G — A BREAST-FEEDING CLASS is offered Aug. 5 at the Greenville Health System’s Patewood Medical Campus and Aug. 19 at Greenville Memorial Hospital. Registration is required. An online option is also available. Call 864-455-BABY (2229) or visit www.ghs.org/events.

G — A SIBLING CLASS for ages 3 – 8 prepares children for the birth of a new baby. The class meets Aug. 2 at the Greenville Health System’s Patewood Medical Campus. Call 864-455-BABY (2229) or visit www.ghs.org.

S — A BREAST-FEEDING CLASS is offered Aug. 2 and 16 and Sept. 6 and 15 at Spartanburg Regional Center for Women. Call 864-560-2294 or visit www.spartanburgregional.com.

G — PREPARED CHILDBIRTH CLASSES are offered in August at the Greenville Health System’s Women’s Hospital. The course helps parents understand the birth process. Call 864-455-BABY (2229) or visit www.ghs.org/events.

G — OB TOURS are offered at the Greenville Health System’s Women’s Hospital. Call 864-455-BABY (2229) or visit www.ghs.org/events.

G — GREENVILLE LA LECHE LEAGUE meets at 10 a.m. the first Wednesday of each month and at 7 p.m. the third Monday of each month at MD360 Verdae. All expectant and new mothers are welcome to attend for breast-feeding information and support. For more information, email LLLTiffanyCraig@gmail.com.

G — THE POSTPARTUM SUPPORT GROUP OF THE UPSTATE meets at 7 p.m. the first Thursday of each month at 11-D Barkingham Lane, Greenville. Call Susan at 864-419-3289.

G — A BREAST-FEEDING CLASS is offered Aug. 13 at St. Francis Eastside. Register online at www.stfrancishealth.org. or call 864-675-4400.

G — BREAST-FEEDING SUPPORT is offered at 1:30 p.m. Aug. 24 at St. Francis Eastside. The program is free. Register online at www.stfrancishealth.org. or call 864-675-4400.

G — CARING FOR YOUR BABY, a class covering baby basics, is offered Aug. 16 at St. Francis Eastside. Register online at www.stfrancishealth.org. or call 864-675-4400.

S — PREPARED CHILDBIRTH CLASS is offered at Spartanburg Regional Center for Women. The class prepares mothers and a support person for the birth process. A one-day class is Aug. 11. A two-class evening series is Aug. 14 and 21. Call 864-560-2294 or visit www.spartanburgregional.com.

S — THE SPARTANBURG LA LECHE LEAGUE meets at 12:30 p.m. the second Thursday of each month at Labors of Love Birth Center. Expectant and new mothers are welcome to join for breast-feeding information and support. Membership is not required. Call 864-969-2345.

S — AN INFANT CARE CLASS, covering the basics of care and nurturing is offered Aug. 9 at Spartanburg Regional Center for Women. Call 864-560-2229 or visit www.spartanburgregional.com.

S — A SIBLING CLASS for ages 3 – 12 is offered Aug. 21 at Spartanburg Regional Center for Women. Call 864-560-2294 or visit www.spartanburgregional.com.

S — FAMILY BIRTHING CENTER TOURS are offered Aug. 14 and Sept. 11 at Mary Black Memorial Hospital. For registration, call 864-573-3011 or visit www.maryblackhealthsystem.com.

S — A CHILDBIRTH CLASS is offered Aug. 9 at Mary Black Memorial Hospital. For registration, call 864-573-3011 or visit www.maryblackhealthsystem.com.

S — A BREAST-FEEDING CLASS is offered Aug. 14 at Mary Black Memorial Hospital. For registration, call 864-573-3011 or visit www.maryblackhealthsystem.com.

S — A SIBLING CLASS is offered Aug. 2 and Nov. 8 at Mary Black Memorial Hospital. Big brothers and sisters can learn what to expect when a new baby comes home from the hospital. For registration, call 864-573-3011 or visit www.maryblackhealthsystem.com.

P — LA LECHE LEAGUE OF THE EASLEY/PICKENS AREA meets at 10 a.m. the second Tuesday of each month at the Central/Clemson Library and at 10 a.m. the fourth Monday of each month at the Anderson Library. All breast-feeding mothers and mothers-to-be are welcome to attend. Babies and young children are always welcome. Call a LLL Leader for breast feeding questions and information: Gina (Seneca/Clemson area) 864-885-1023, Tara (Easley/Pickens area) 864-850-9809 or Krista (Iva/Anderson area) 864-348-6456.

S — INFANT CPR is offered regularly at Mary Black Memorial Hospital. For registration, call 864-573-3011 or visit www.maryblackhealthsystem.com.

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