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The University of Chicago Medicine - The Family Birth Center

Sibling Preparation

Prepare your child before baby is born.

In this free class, your child will learn:

  • Baby care basics
  • What to expect when the new baby arrives
  • How to be a good helper

Your child will have an opportunity to interact with other children who will soon be siblings, too. He or she will also receive a keepsake.

All ages welcome.  Adult supervision is required (parents/grandparents welcome).  Taught by a registered nurse. 

Upcoming Class Dates

Sunday, April 8, 2 to 3:30 p.m.
Sunday, May 6, 2 to 3:30 p.m.
Sunday, June 3, 2 to 3:30 p.m.

Registration is required to attend a class. Classes are closed once registrations reach maximum capacity. If you do not see a class date that matches your availability, please call (773) 702-9200 to check for potential openings due to cancellations.


Register by Phone

Call us at (773) 702-9200.

We are in the process of finalizing summer class dates and times. We hope to have something posted very soon. Please check back in a couple of weeks. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

Register Online

Submit an online request below, and our customer service team will reply by email to complete your registration and confirm your enrollment.