May Community Classes And Events

All these classes and more will be offered in May by Gwinnett Medical Center. If a registration number is not listed, please call 678-312-5000 to register, or register online at gwinnettmedicalcenter.org/classes.

Scroll to the bottom of the list to see some of our support groups. A full list of support groups is available here.

Women’s Health Expo
Join us for Q&A with our panel of experts, screenings, booth displays by community businesses, door prize drawings and more. Lunch provided.
May 6 (Wed.), 11 a.m.
GMC Resource Center
665 Duluth Hwy.
Lawrenceville, GA 30046
FREE 

Save the Date:
FreshStart Smoking Cessation
This four-week class, written by the American Cancer Society, will help participants learn about the benefits of quitting, strategies for quitting and participants will formulate a personal quit lan.
Mondays, June 1, 8, 15 and 22, 6:30 p.m.
Gwinnett Medical Center
1000 Medical Center Blvd.
Lawrenceville, GA 30046
FREE: $3 parking

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.
May 26 (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

Breastfeeding Basics
This single-session class will help parents get started with breastfeeding, including discussion about how your body makes milk, how to position and latch the baby, how to tell if the baby is getting enough breast milk and how to avoid problems.
May 8 (Fri.) 7 p.m.
Gwinnett Women’s Pavilion
550 Medical Center Blvd.
Lawrenceville, Ga. 30046
Fee: $25

Healthy Childbirth-3rd Trimester
Please join us for this four week childbirth preparation series, one class per week. You will learn signs of labor, breathing & relaxation techniques, medical interventions and more. A tour of Gwinnett Women’s Pavilion is included.
May 4 (Mon.), 7 p.m.
Gwinnett Women’s Pavilion
550 Medical Center Blvd.
Lawrenceville, Ga. 30046
Fee: $95 per couple


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.
May 8 (Fri.) 6 - 9 p.m. and May 9 (Sat.) 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. or
May 29 (Fri.) 6 - 9 p.m. and May 30 (Sat.) 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Gwinnett Women’s Pavilion
550 Medical Center Blvd.
Lawrenceville, Ga. 30046
Fee: $95 per couple


Newborn Care
This single session class helps expectant parents prepare to care for a newborn.
May 12 (Tue.) 7 p.m. or
May 16 (Sat.) 9 a.m.
Gwinnett Women’s Pavilion
550 Medical Center Blvd.
Lawrenceville, Ga. 30046
Fee: $40 per couple




Jack Jacobs Aphasia Conversation Group
Every Thursday, 1 p.m.
Mango Room
Glancy Rehabilitation Center
3215 McClure Bridge Road
Duluth, Ga. 30096
For more information call 678-312-6167
FREE. No registration required

Women’s Cancer Support Group
Second Tuesday each month, 6:30 p.m.
Cancer Support Center
631 Professional Dr., Suite 220
Lawrenceville, Ga. 30046
For more information call 678-312-4010
FREE. No registration required

The Margaret Andrews Parkinson’s Support Group
For patients and caregivers.
Second Friday each month, 1:30 p.m.
Glancy Campus – Kiwi Room
3215 McClure Bridge Road
Duluth, Ga. 30096
For more information call 678-312-6167
FREE. No registration required


Stroke Support Group
For survivors and caregivers.
Third Wednesday each month, 1:30 p.m.
Kiwi Room.
Glancy Rehabilitation Center
3215 McClure Bridge Road
Duluth, Ga. 30096
For more information call 678-312-6167
FREE. No registration required

Caregiver Support Group
Designed to make it possible for families and loved ones to understand their feelings about the impact cancer has had on their daily lives.
First Tuesday each month, 6:30 – 7:30 p.m., or
Third Tuesday each month, 11 a.m. – noon
Cancer Support Center
631 Gwinnett Physician Center
631 Professional Drive, Suite 220
Lawrenceville, GA 30046
631 Professional Drive, Suite 220
Lawrenceville, GA 30046

FREE. No registration required

Men to Men Cancer Support Group
Men with any type of cancer are welcome
Fourth Tuesday each month, 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Cancer Support Center
631 Gwinnett Physician Center
FREE. No registration required



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