Lactation Consultation - Initial Visit $135 per appointment•No purchase required to enroll
Lactation Consultation - Follow Up $100 per appointment•No purchase required to enroll
Lactation Consultation - Prenatal Visit $65 per appointment•No purchase required to enroll
Car Seat Safety Check $25 per appointment•No purchase required to enroll
Postpartum Doula Service $50 per appointment•No purchase required to enroll
Private Event Free
Personal Baby Wearing Consultation $50 per appointment•No purchase required to enroll
Parenting Coaching $55 per appointment•A credit card is required to enroll but isn't charged until the time of service.
Doula Services No purchase required to enroll
Circles and Support Groups
Reno Babywearers Free
Working with the Truckee Meadows Birth Network, this support group provides bereaved parents with a supportive atmosphere where they can come to give and receive support by sharing their feelings about their loss and keep the love and memory of their baby alive. By sharing common experiences, families will be able to learn about the complex grief process and to not only work their way through their loss but also to resolve it.
Circle of Babies Free
Reno Moms Club Free
Cloth Diaper Meetup Free
Please join us for an evening of sharing, listening, and honoring as we gather to hear people share their beautiful experiences of their journeys to becoming mothers. Whether you would like to share or simply listen, we welcome you! Pregnant women as well as partners, friends, and babies (in arms only please) are also welcome. We look forward to seeing you and hearing your stories! Sharing your birth story can be an amazing and healing experience. All birth stories are welcome from those that were extremely challenging to those that were uplifting and empowering.
Sharing our birth stories is a beautiful and profound aspect of being a mother and a woman. It has the power to help us integrate, celebrate, and even create healing. Our Birth Wisdom Circle holds the space for this kind of deep sharing to take place and honors you and your story.
Whether your children were born last week or decades ago, we invite to share your story or just sit and listen to others. All backgrounds, experiences and choices are honored at all Birth Wisdom Circle events.
Sharing & Caring Free
Mothering Circle Free
Take a hour out of your busy schedule to join other mothers as we gather to lift and support each other through this mothering journey. In this circle we will discuss all topics relating to motherhood from pregnancy, breastfeeding and beyond.
Children are welcome, this circle is held in our fabulous playroom.
Circle of Twins! Free
Moms of twins know it's unlike anything else, so let's get together to share stories, challenges, solutions and have some other moms to talk to who are going through the same things!
This group is facilitated by Rachel Ching, a Postpartum Doula, but it relies on you - the Moms - for the expertise on how multiples change your experience as a parent!
Join Pamela Zimmer, author of Reclaim the Joy of Motherhood and learn techniques to become a happier YOU!
Breastfeeding and Baby Wisdom
Baby Wearing Wisdom Free
Learn all about wearing your baby in this fun, relaxed, and informative class. There are many benefits of baby wearing! Learn how to carry your baby safely in a variety of carriers, wraps and slings to help you find which style best suits you. This class is designed for both expecting and new families. You will leave with confidence and skills to safely, comfortably and easily wear your baby. Hands-on practice with a variety of carriers will also be available. We welcome you to bring your own wrap or sling to practice with if you have one.
Breastfeeding Wisdom $10 per class•Purchase required to enroll
In our one hour breastfeeding class, you will learn how to get off to a great start at breastfeeding. You will be able to recognize and avoid common hurdles, and gain the confidence needed to meet your breastfeeding goals. Partners are encouraged and welcome to attend this class.
Breastfeeding Circle Free
Car Seat Wisdom Free
Homemade Baby Food and Baby Led Feeding $10 per class•Purchase required to enroll
Newborn Wisdom and the 4th Trimester $50 per class•Purchase required to enroll
Pumping/Hand Expressing/Returning to Work $10 per class•Purchase required to enroll
Vaccines 101 $15 per class•Purchase required to enroll
Breastfeeding Wisdom - Nourishing and Nurturing Your Baby $45 per class•Purchase required to enroll
VBAC Preparation $25 per class•Purchase required to enroll
Parenting The Positive Discipline Way $30 per class•No purchase required to enroll
Release and Relax for Birth $25 per class•Purchase required to enroll
Supporting parents through grief and loss $15 per class•No purchase required to enroll
Baby Carrier Rental $15 per appointment•No purchase required to enroll
Holiday Baby Fair Free
CLOSED - HOLIDAY No purchase required to enroll
Acupressure Workshop for Birth Workers $175 per class•No purchase required to enroll
Prenatal Yoga $14 per class•From $10 per visit with Introductory 3 Class Fitness Pass pass•No purchase required to enroll
Pelvic Alignment $60•Purchase required to enroll
Prenatal/Postnatal Yoga $14 per class•From $10 per visit with Introductory 3 Class Fitness Pass pass•No purchase required to enroll
Classes are generally lighthearted, breath-centric and with emphasis on healing and strengthening through proper alignment.
Community Yoga Free
Fit Mama $14 per class•From $10 per visit with Introductory 3 Class Fitness Pass pass•No purchase required to enroll
Restorative Flow for Stress Release $14 per class•From $10 per visit with Introductory 3 Class Fitness Pass pass•No purchase required to enroll
Mom & Baby Yoga $14 per class•From $10 per visit with Introductory 3 Class Fitness Pass pass•No purchase required to enroll
Postnatal Yoga $14 per class•From $10 per visit with Introductory 3 Class Fitness Pass pass•No purchase required to enroll
Khalsa Way Prenatal Yoga $14 per class•From $10 per visit with Introductory 3 Class Fitness Pass pass•No purchase required to enroll
Mommy Muscles Circuit Training $14 per class•From $10 per visit with Introductory 3 Class Fitness Pass pass•No purchase required to enroll
Celebrate the Solstice with Candlelight Winter Yin Yoga $10 per class•From $12 per visit with Fitness 10 Class Pass pass•No purchase required to enroll
Mommy Boot Camp (babies welcome) $14 per class•From $10 per visit with Introductory 3 Class Fitness Pass pass•No purchase required to enroll
Spring Equinox Yin Yoga $14 per class•From $10 per visit with Introductory 3 Class Fitness Pass pass•No purchase required to enroll
Spring is a wonderful time to cleanse, release, renew and grow. Please join us for an extended Yin practice. Enjoy 2 hours of bliss as we delve into a practice that focuses on Liver and the Gall Bladder health, and meditation and breath work aimed to clear the mind and body.
A Yin practice consists of long and passive holds; please feel free to bring along any pillows or blankets that are of comfort to you. You may also bring a candle to keep by your mat as well as a journal if you would like to take notes or become inspired. All levels are welcome to this practice.
The Winter brings upon an ending, and Spring brings about beginnings. Come begin the season with us! All levels are welcome to this practice.
Mid-Day Yoga For Mamas $14 per class•From $10 per visit with Introductory 3 Class Fitness Pass pass•No purchase required to enroll
Zumba Mama! $14 per class•From $10 per visit with Introductory 3 Class Fitness Pass pass•No purchase required to enroll
During this class you can bring your babies, wear your babies, older kids can participate or play in class and pregnant mamas are welcome!
Doula Speed Dating Free
Meet a several doulas in a short, fun experience!
This is a unique opportunity for expecting women (plus the support person of your choice), expecting couples, or couples considering having a baby in the near future to meet several doulas in a short period of time. It will be set up like a speed dating event where each couple will have some face-to-face time to get to know each doula. This is a great opportunity to get a feel for several doulas and figure out which ones you connect with so you can schedule a longer interview. We will provide a list of "questions to ask" for the couples or expecting women participating, as well as a sheet listing each doula's picture and bio with room for taking notes.
Montessori at home $15 per class•No purchase required to enroll
Baby Fair! Free
TEA with the Midwife Free
Costume Parade! Free
Please join us for The Nurturing Nests Costume Parade and potluck!
This is sure to be a fun day!
Talk & Trade Free
This is a great reason to take a look at all the stuff your children have outgrown and maybe find some other things they can use in the future or at least make room in their closets. Everyone is invited to participate!
The Talk and Trade will be held Sunday, February 7th from 10am till 12pm at The Nurturing Nest. Please arrive with a minimum $5 cash donation for the Rebecca Foundation (https://www.facebook.com/trfcdc.reno). The remaining items will go to the Reno Initiative for Shelter and Equality (https://www.facebook.com/RenoInitiative).
If you are not able to donate items for the trade, please bring a refreshment. We request that refreshment donations arrive from 9:30am to 10am on 02/07/16. Last minute donations will be accepted from 9:30am to 10am, but must be presorted by size.
Looking forward to seeing you all soon!
Essential Oils Classes
As always, oil classes are baby-friendly!
EOs - For Mamas and Babies - Workshop $15 per class•Purchase required to enroll
Wine and Wellness Spa Night Fundraiser $10 per class•Purchase required to enroll
EOs for Pet Wellness Free
As always, oils classes are baby-friendly!
Other Family Wellnes Classes
Herbal Wellness for Kids $25 per class•No purchase required to enroll
Introduction to Homeopathy $25 per class•No purchase required to enroll
Natural Cures for the Top 12 Childhood Illnesses $25 per class•No purchase required to enroll
Nurtured Pregnancy Groups $15•Purchase required to enroll
Nutrition for Pregnancy $30 per class•No purchase required to enroll
Pfilates - The Pelvic Floor Pilates Workshop $35 per class•Purchase required to enroll
Vermicomposting $15 per class•Purchase required to enroll
Optimizing Gut Health $25 per class•No purchase required to enroll
QHHT is a type of hypnotherapy which involves inducing an individual to the somnambulistic state of trance through guided visualization. This is a state we all reach under ordinary circumstances at least twice daily; the moment before we become consciously awake and the moment just before we drift off to sleep.
A QHHT session will allow you the experience of better understanding yourself and your pivotal life events and relationships. A QHHT session allows you to answer the questions you have always wondered about. A QHHT session assists you to find the origins of illness, "dis-ease", fears. It gives insights to things you innately love, talents you have and passions that come easily to you.
Breastfeeding Awareness Photo Shoot! $15 per class•No purchase required to enroll
* receive information about the next 5-class Baby Massage Series
* understand the benefits of baby massage
* learn about baby-safe oils
* meet other parents
* receive a free bottle of massage oil
Infant Massage Series $100•Purchase required to enroll
Pediatric CPR & First Aid $70 per class•Purchase required to enroll
Injuries are the number one health problem for children in the US and they range from simple cuts and bruises to life-threatening emergencies. After completing our pediatric first aid certification course you will have the knowledge and confidence to respond to many different types of pediatric emergencies. Whether the child is injured or experiences a sudden illness, you will be able to help him/her until appropriate help arrives or the child is seen by a healthcare provider. Your skills in pediatric first aid may save a child's life.The
The Pediatric CPR process offers easy to follow guidelines for proper pediatric CPR procedures according to the American Heart Association's latest recommendations.
Whether you are a parent, child care provider, a teacher, a camp counselor, foster parent, coach, youth counselor or anyone involved in caring for children, a pediatric cpr or certification course will be valuable. You will gain the knowledge and confidence to take the appropriate action in case of an emergency.
Class is fun and time is spent with hands on training. You will receive your 2 year certification the same day. Don't wait - this will empower you with confidence and knowledge to handle life's emergencies!
JBF Consigner Tagging Workshop $15 per class•No purchase required to enroll
Reno Doula Project Free
The Great Cloth Diaper Change is a worldwide event in which babies are changed into cloth diapers. The worldwide event is coordinated by the Real Diaper Association to raise awareness about cloth diapers. Local events, such as the Great Cloth Diaper Change & Earthy Family Fair are organized and hosted by local businesses and individuals. How cool would it be to tell your child they were part of a World Record!
There will also be some great raffles/swag-bags!
The change will take place at 11:00am, please arrive by 10:00am.
MILK - Born into this WorldThrough an intimate and artistic lens, Milk brings a universal perspective on the politics, commercialization and controversies surrounding birth and infant feeding over the canvas of stunningly beautiful visuals and poignant voices from around the globe. Inspiring, informative, provocative and sensitive, Milk celebrates bringing a new life into this world with a strong call to action and reflection.
Watch the trailer here and see why this is a must-see documentary!
Dads Meet-Up Group Free
Lamaze Childbirth Series $250•Purchase required to enroll
PACE Childbirth Education (2 Class series) $175•Purchase required to enroll
Comfort Measures for Childbirth $75 per class•Purchase required to enroll
Comfort Measures is a great resource for couples needing extra practice or learning how to manage labor and birth more comfortably. First time parents, those needing a ‘refresher’ in labor coping skills, or couples wanting to expand their knowledge of comfort measures for labor and birth are welcome!
This class is interactive and hands-on, so come dressed comfortably and ready to move around.This one session three-hour class is dedicated to learning and practicing:
- Breathing techniques
- Positions for effective laboring
- Use of birth ball, hydrotherapy, rebozo and other tools
- Massage, counter-pressure, and acupressure
- Hands-on comfort measures
- Managing back pain
- Visualization, vocalizing, and movement
Secrets to Successful Parenting $25 per class•Purchase required to enroll
Sibling Rivalry $25 per class•No purchase required to enroll
Parenting Toolbox $25 per class•No purchase required to enroll
Parenting for a Sucessful School Year $25 per class•No purchase required to enroll
Understand Misbehavior and Mistaken Goals $25 per class•No purchase required to enroll
Toddlers and Preschoolers
Baby Signing Introductory Class $20 per class•Purchase required to enroll
This is the perfect introductory class to give you the beginning communication tools and information to start signing with your baby.
Please enroll 24 hours prior to class start time.
Beginning Keyboard No purchase required to enroll
Beginning Keyboard for ages 4 1/2 - 6 years old *Includes Materials*
Register at www.stepintomusic.com
Work Share Program $30 per class•No purchase required to enroll
Open Play! Free
Artful Play No purchase required to enroll
An experience in mindful exploration for children ages 3 to 6
To sign-up for classes please e-mail us at email@example.com
My Smart Hands - Baby Signing Course $130•Purchase required to enroll
Only $130 for 8 lessons AND the course includes a full color MSH™ curriculum book with a CD of the songs we teach and pictures of the signs learned along with descriptions for easy reference long after the class is over!
Story Dance Free
Magical things happen when children experience Storydance. Fairytales, music, dance and art are brought to life as children play and connect with our characters, to themes in which they can relate.
These include safety, healthy body image, trusting instincts, self-esteem, compassion with self and others, effective communication, personal strength and awareness.
Storydance offers a wonderfully imaginative, educational and playful approach to children's wellbeing.
Artful Play - Mommy and Me Class No purchase required to enroll
Mommy and me classes are designed to facilitate and offer information on early cognitive and social development. We use a variety of materials that vary in texture, shape, color, sound and smell. We build on early concepts, social interaction and encourage development of focused attention and engagement.
Classes are limited to 4 children per session. Due to limited space an advanced reservation will be needed. If you have any questions please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
Payments can be made through Paypal at email@example.com
Super Summer Games - Age 2 $45•Purchase required to enroll
Super Summer Games - Age 3-5 $45•Purchase required to enroll
Artful Play Ages 5 to 8 No purchase required to enroll
Gain independence in a variety of motor skills through drawing, painting, sculpting, printing and constructing with wonderful materials. Each class will start with a story to inspire the day’s exploration. Little artists age 5 to 8 attend class without a parent or caregiver in the room. Our classes are process, not product based.
Adults need to remain in the building during class time but can relax in the playroom at the Nurturing Nest. The playroom is equipped with Wi-Fi and a coffee maker.
To sign-up for classes or for further information, please e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Birth Professional Training
Introductory Course for Doulas $145•Purchase required to enroll
Doula Training Intensive Workshop $425•Purchase required to enroll
Mamalates - Birth Recovery Essentials for Professionals No purchase required to enroll
The mamalates OB/GYN endorsed, essential prenatal + postpartum restorative exercise method has worked for over 8 years for hundreds of women.
This birth recovery method focuses on alignment, stability, therapeutic exercise and movement within the first 6 weeks postpartum.
Expand your knowledge, increase your income and provide a much needed service. Call Wendy for more information 503-459-8936
Doula Debriefing Free
This is a a time for doulas to discuss all things doula!
Craniosacral (CST) for Birth Professionals $150 per class•No purchase required to enroll
CPR for healthcare professionals $50 per class•Purchase required to enroll
This training offers certification with several certifying agencies, widely known is American Heart Association, ECSI (Emergency Cardiac Safety Institute) which is the leading trainer for EMT Paramedic First Responders, CPR (All Levels.) First Aid, Blood Bourne Pathogens, Evacuation and Safety Plans required by OSHA for all Business Sites.
Sanitary mannequins will be provided for each student. You are allowed to pre-study the book prior to class. Class time is spent with hands on training, No sitting around or falling asleep in my class we will be having too much fun. You will receive your 2 year certification the same day.
Birth Assistant Training Purchase required to enroll
This is an introductory course for those seeking training and knowledge for entry level experience into the Birth Assistant profession. After completion of this course, you should be able to market yourself in your community to begin attending births as an assistant and have the skills and confidence to work along side Licensed Midwives at out of hospital births. This class is appropriate for anyone looking to gain skills needed to attend births as a birth assistant (sometimes called midwife assistant). Please visit our website for additional course information such as prerequisites, cirriculum details and trainer contact info. http://www.nwbirthassistants.com/reno-nv-2016.html