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  • Aug
    7
    Saturday
    9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Virtual childbirth education course to prepare parents for the birth of their baby. Topics include: labor, delivery, breathing and relaxation techniques, medications, epidurals, and medical procedures.
  • Aug
    11
    Wednesday
    2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    Dysphagia or difficult swallowing is a common problem affecting all age groups, but much more common as we age. Learn more about dysphagia, its causes, treatment strategies, and more.
  • Aug
    12
    Thursday
    2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    Learn about detection, causes, risk factors, stages, and treatment of Alzheimer’s disease.
  • Aug
    17
    Tuesday
    5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
    Information about what to expect during the beginning days of breastfeeding will be discussed to help make breastfeeding a positive experience. Current information on breast feeding will be presented.
  • Aug
    17
    Tuesday
    6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    Virtual childbirth education course to prepare parents for the birth of their baby. Topics include: labor, delivery, breathing and relaxation techniques, medications, epidurals, and medical procedures.
  • Aug
    19
    Thursday
    6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
    Upon successful completion of the EMT course, students will be eligible to test for EMT certification with the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians (NREMT). Upon successfully earning NREMT certification students may apply for their Iowa EMT license.
  • Aug
    21
    Saturday
    9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    A class for expecting or new parents which provides you with the latest in factual information and helpful hints for a joyful beginning with your baby.
  • Sep
    9
    Thursday
    2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    Become familiar with the 10 warning signs of Alzheimer’s disease and the differences between normal aging, hear from people who have the disease, and find out how to recognize the signs in yourself and others.
  • Sep
    11
    Saturday
    9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Virtual childbirth education course to prepare parents for the birth of their baby. Topics include: labor, delivery, breathing and relaxation techniques, medications, epidurals, and medical procedures.
  • Sep
    18
    Saturday
    9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    A class for expecting or new parents which provides you with the latest in factual information and helpful hints for a joyful beginning with your baby.