Wednesday, May 30, 2012

Two Doulas Birth
5 Week Childbirth Preparation Class
With Becca Gordon and Leah Miller
July 12th – August 9th
Thursdays 6:30-9 pm
This 5 week workshop will prepare you and your partner for your baby’s birthday. Whether you plan on delivering in a hospital, at a birth center or at home, with or without pain medication, knowledge of the birth process and skills to cope with challenges of labor will empower you  and your partner to make informed decisions that best suit your family.
Topics covered in this workshop include:
  • Anatomy and Physiology of Childbirth
  • Coping Skills for the challenges of Labor (breath, movement, meditation, massage & more)
  • Hospital Interventions and Pain Meds discussed without bias or judgment
  • Birth Plans (and how to throw them out the window when things go awry)
  • The Basics of Breastfeeding and Newborn Baby Care
  • Post-Partum Recovery
Approach your baby’s birth with a positive attitude, a warm heart and an open mind. Call Leah at (323) 434-1943 or email to register and/or to get more information.
$300 per couple

Becca and Leah

Leah Miller and Becca Gordon are both certified childbirth educators, labor doulas and prenatal yoga teachers. Beyond these similarities in practice, they share an unprecedented passion for birth. They are thrilled to come together to offer this informative and fun workshop on the East Side. For more information about their backgrounds and experience, please check out their websites at (Becca) and (Leah).

Tuesday, May 8, 2012

Music Together Summer 2012!

MUSIC TOGETHER is a playful, nonperformance-oriented learning environment that supports all learning styles, where children are given the freedom to respond in their own way, at their own pace, and developmental level. With the support of their parents or primary caregivers, babies, toddlers and preschoolers flourish musically in this nurturing environment!

All classes are 45 minutes long and tuition includes two CD’s, a Songbook, and a parent guide for new families!

Priority Registration Begins: May 14th

Open Registration Begins: May 28th

Free Demos:

Tuesday June 5th, 11:30am
Sunday June 10th, 10:30am
Call now to reserve your demo space!(Free demos are for families who have not been previously enrolled in Music Together at Dragonfly DuLou)

Summer 2012 Schedule:

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Mondays with Ellen Kennedy
9:30 – 10:15 AM
9:30 – 10:15 AM
3:30 – 4:15 PM
Tuesdays with Sarah Reynolds
9:30 – 10:15 AM 
10:30 – 11:15 AM
9:00 – 9:45 AM with Ellen Kennedy 
10:00 – 10:45 AM with Ellen Kennedy 
11:00 – 11:45 AM with Ellen Kennedy 
4:00 – 4:45 PM with Sarah Reynolds
Thursdays sticks
9:30 – 10:15 AM with Sheila Geiger
8:30 – 9:15 AM with Sarah Reynolds 
9:30 – 10:15 AM with Sarah Reynolds 
10:30 – 11:15 AM with Sheila Geiger 
11:30 – 12:15 PM with Sheila Geiger 
New students $180
Returning students $165
Siblings $115
Siblings under 9 mos. FREE!
Class size is limited. Call for more details!