Pre-Pregnancy Classes

If you're considering pregnancy, these classes will help you understand how you can best prepare for baby.

You may register for your classes online at the links below. If you have any questions, or prefer to register by phone, please call the EvergreenHealthline at 425.899.3000, Monday-Friday 7am-7pm.


PONDERING PARENTHOOD
Thinking about having a baby?
Is your body ready?
Are you and your partner ready?
Is your budget ready?

This free class explores topics to help you decide when it’s the right time to start your own family.

You will learn about pre-conception and early pregnancy nutrition, as well as the benefits of good health and exercise.

Our healthcare professionals will answer some of the most commonly asked questions about what to expect during your hospital stay, how to choose a provider, genetic testing/counseling and tips and tricks to get the most out of your experience.

We'll also discuss EvergreenHealth resources available to you once you are expecting. 

Fee: Free

Available dates and online registration


MEET AN OBSTETRICIAN
Meet an EvergreenHealth obstetrician and learn how an OB can partner with you during your pregnancy and birth experience.

Our board-certified obstetricians offer a team approach to comprehensive obstetrical care, from low-intervention to high risk management.

This one-hour session also includes a tour of EvergreenHealth Kirkland’s Family Maternity Center.

Available dates and online registration


MEET A MIDWIFE
Considering birth with a midwife?

This one hour session will introduce you to the unique, personalized birthing experience offered by EvergreenHealth Midwifery Care.

Our hospital-based midwives provide high quality, low-intervention care in the safe and welcoming environment of the Family Maternity Center.

Session includes a tour of the Family Maternity Center.

Available dates and online registration 


TOUR THE FAMILY MATERNITY CENTER
This free 20-minute tour of our nationally-recognized Family Maternity Center is ideal for you, your family and friends. 

If you are registered for childbirth classes, please note that most Labor & Birth classes include a tour. 

Tours take place at 6:30 p.m., 7 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. 

Available dates and online registration


TOUR DE LA SALA DE MATERNIDAD EN EVERGREENHEALTH PARA PAREJAS DE HABLA HISPANA
Una profesora de habla hispana le proveerá este recorrido a fondo de la Sala de Maternidad. 

Se hablará del ingreso al hospital, lo que puede esperar durante su estancia, y como aprovechar el uso de las habitaciones individuales durante el parto.