‘Baby and Me’

St. Luke’s Jerome is offering “Baby and Me” classes, 11 a.m. to noon Tuesdays at Jerome Public Library, 100 First Ave. E.

This week’s topic: travel with baby. The session is educational support for parents and babies. A lactation consultant and a baby scale are available each week.

Free; 324-6133.


Caesarean childbirth class, 6:30-9 p.m. Tuesday in the Oak Room on the lower level of St. Luke’s Magic Valley Medical Center, 801 Pole Line Road W., Twin Falls.

Topics: Caesarean deliveries, pain management, non-conforming labors and hospital procedures.

Free. Preregistration required; 814-0407.

Childbirth, Breastfeeding

Labor rehearsal, breastfeeding and infant CPR class of St. Luke’s Jerome’s prepared childbirth series, 7-9:30 p.m. Tuesday at the medical center, 709 N. Lincoln Ave., Jerome.

Topics: Labor, postpartum care, breastfeeding basics and infant CPR. Bring a labor support person, if possible.

Mothers may enroll even if their babies will be born at a different hospital. The class is offered separately, or as part of the childbirth series.

Cost is $5 per class or $30 for the series. Register: 324-6133.

Celiac Support

Celiac Support Group of Magic Valley meeting, 7 p.m. Tuesday in the Oak Room on the lower level of St. Luke’s, 801 Pole Line Road W., Twin Falls.

Bring a gluten-free treat to share at the harvest party.

Information: Pat, 731-9079.

Mental Health Support

Mental Health Support Group, 5-6:30 p.m. Thursdays at Family Health Services/Behavioral Health, 1102 Eastland Drive N., Twin Falls.

Open to individuals in Magic Valley with a mental health diagnosis.

Free; 734-1281.

Grief Support

Visions of Hope Support Group, 5 p.m. Thursdays at the Hospice Visions building, 1770 Park View Drive, Twin Falls.

Support for those who have experienced the loss of a loved one, with special emphasis for the holiday season.

Free; 735-0121.

Childbirth Refresher

Childbirth refresher course, 6:30-9 p.m. Thursday in the Oak Room on the lower level of St. Luke’s, 801 Pole Line Road W., Twin Falls.

Topic: Review of childbirth preparation and breathing techniques and a video tour of the Women and Infants Center. Bring a labor support person, if possible.

Cost is $20 and preregistration is required; 814-0407.


North Canyon Medical Center in Gooding is offering a seminar on dizziness, vertigo and balance problems, 12:30 p.m. Nov. 8 at the Gooding Senior Center, 308 Senior Ave.

Jonathan Jackson, doctor of physical therapy, discusses the causes of dizziness and how physical therapy can help certain types of dizziness.

Free. Preregister: Shellie, 934-9884.

“To do for you” is a listing of health-related activities, events and education. Submit information by Thursday for publication in the following Monday’s edition: ramona@magicvalley.com.


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