June Classes At GMC

Even though the calendar says it won't officially be summer for a few more weeks, it certainly feels like summer here in Georgia! Time to make a change, try something new, take a new step towards those goals you set back in January.

Here to help are some summer classes from Gwinnett Medical Center:

Freshstart Smoking Cessation

Join us in this four-week class written by the American Cancer Society, to learn about the benefits of quitting, strategies for quitting and to identify a personal quit plan. Participants are encouraged to set a quit date while the class is meeting to get the benefit of the group support.
Tuesdays, 6:30 p.m., June 3 - 24
1000 Medical Center Blvd.
Lawrenceville, GA 30046
FREE. Access to the Lawrenceville campus will require a $3 parking fee each week.



Babysitters Training Course
American Red Cross class that teaches babysitters ages 11 – 15 general safety, basic care, first aid and critical emergency action skills. Successful participants receive a program certificate.
June 7 (Sat.) 9 a.m.
Gwinnett Women’s Pavilion
550 Medical Center Blvd.
Lawrenceville, GA  30046
Fee: $75


Newborn Care
This single session class helps expectant parents prepare to care for a newborn.
June 10 (Tue.) 7 p.m.
Gwinnett Women’s Pavilion
550 Medical Center Blvd.
Lawrenceville, Ga. 30046
Fee: $40 per couple


Why Do I Eat This (DIET)?
Bring your lunch and learn about emotional eating habits, food addictions and how to overcome obstacles to eating mindfully. Presenter: Devin Vicknair PhD, LPC
June 19 (Thur.), noon – 1 p.m.
Rose & Azalea Rooms
Gwinnett Women’s Pavilion
550 Medical Center Blvd.
Lawrenceville, GA  30046
FREE. Parking $3


Big Brothers/Big Sisters to Be
Children ages 3 to 10 will tour the Gwinnett Women’s Pavilion, discuss what to expect, practice holding and swaddling, and make a birthday card. Parents also receive materials on sibling preparation.
June 24 (Tue.) 6:30 p.m.
Gwinnett Women’s Pavilion
550 Medical Center Blvd.
Lawrenceville, GA  30046
Fee: $20 per child, $10 for each additional child


Healthy Childbirth Weekend
Please join us for our condensed weekend class series that is taken during your third trimester. You will learn signs of labor, breathing & relaxation techniques, medical interventions, and more. A tour of Gwinnett Women's Pavilion is included.
June 27 (Fri.) 6 – 9 p.m. and June 28 (Sat.) 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Gwinnett Women’s Pavilion
550 Medical Center Blvd.
Lawrenceville, Ga. 30046
Fee: $95 per couple


To register for any of these classes, visit gwinnettmedicalcenter.org/classes.

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