groups and classes

 

new mom's group

 

When the Bun is Done is thrilled to be teaming up with Lemon Tree Playgroup to offer a group for first time parents.  Parent groups are a great way for new parents to meet other parents, get answers on issues they are facing, connect with resources and learn about what to expect out of parenthood in the coming months. 


Throw your little one in that new Baby Bjorn and come join us for coffee, snacks, new friends, and the answers to all of those questions you've been dying to ask someone!
 

When:    Wednesdays from 1:00PM to 3:00PM

Where:    Lemon Tree Cooperative Playgroup (U Street/Adams Morgan)

Price:      $320 for 8 weeks

 

Session Dates:


February 24th to April 13th

April 27th to June 15th

June 22nd to August 10th

August 24th to October 12th

October 26th to December 21st

 

 

Session topic will include:

- Newborn Sleep

- Baby Massage

- Developmental Milestones/Infant Development

- Pelvic Floor Health for Mom

- Feeding Schedules and Techniques

- Soothing Techniques

- Figuring out Child Care

- Getting the most out of your Relationship with your Pediatrician

- Fitness after Baby

- Nutrition for Breastfeeding

- Relationships with Partners, Friends, and Family post Baby

- Stay at Home Parent Schedule/Balancing Work and Baby Life

- How to Pump at Work and in Public

- Activities with Baby at Home

- How to set up a Schedule

- Taking care of yourself;  Knowing signs of depression

- What’s Next? Schedules for the next few months, area classes, etc

 

*Guest speakers include:

Carol Collins of Carol Collins Yoga and Tranquil Space for a private baby massage and pelvic floor health class.

 

John Ray of Politics and Prose and Bear Song Music for a Baby Music Class. 

 

Meeting Schedule

1:00 to 1:30 – Coffee and Social

1:30 to 2:30 – Topic Time

2:30 to 3:00 – Questions and Discussion

 

*Coffee and light snacks will be provided weekly.

**A book of area resources is included.

 

Email us for more information. 

 


 

caring for baby workshop

 

Wish you remembered, or paid better attention, during the baby care classes and books pre-baby? Many new parents could benefit from a refresher course or some hand holding now that they have a real life baby on their hands.  Find out easier ways to do this, what those products are actually for, and get your questions answered.


We have all of the supplies to practice with!  Just bring your little one and join us for a Saturday morning full of "is this normal" and "will you show me how to..." 

 

Where:    Lemon Tree Cooperative Playgroup (U Street/Adams Morgan)

When:     Select Saturdays

Price:      $75 per couple


 

Workshop Dates:

Saturday, April 16th

Saturday, July 16th

Saturday, September 17th 

 

Topics will include:

- Effective Swaddling

- Tips on bathing, trimming nails, nose suctioning, skin care, diapering...

- Soothing techniques

- How to actually use your baby wrap/carrier

- Parent driven Q & A

 

Email to inquire about information or registration.

For more information on classes or Lemon Tree Playgroup, please visit their website.