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March Events

Movie Night! Fat, Sick, and Nearly Dead
March 8th at 3:00pm, join NOVA Natural Birth Center staff for a showing of Fat, Sick, and Nearly Dead. This is a movie that follows one man's journey to becoming healthy by way of juicing. Sign up here.

Mummy Tummy Workshop
Starting March 15th, join Tami Huber for her next Mummy Tummy Workshop! During pregnancy, your stomach muscles can split, which is called diastasis. These split muscles often do not come back together on their own. Whether you will have your baby in 3 months, or had a baby 3 days or 30 years ago, learn to get your pre-pregnancy midsection back! Sign up here.

Attached at the Heart
Starting March 30th. Over six interactive sessions, we will bring the award winning book Attached at the Heart to life. You will discover how to evidence-based principles of attachment parenting can work with your family's unique dynamic- from positive discipline to sleep to balancing your own needs. This course is approptiate for parents, partents-to-be, and caregivers of kids pre-conception through age five. More info and registration here.


April Events

Tea Making Party
April 4th between 5pm-7pm, join NOVA Natural Birth Center for a Tea Making Party! Make 2 large bags or 2 small bags of pregnancy tea or milk production tea. If you are interested in attending, sign up here.

Babies R Us Registry Baby Shower
April 5th at 1:00pm, join NOVA Natural Birth Center and Babies R Us for an afternoon full of excitement and fun! Start your baby registry and join games to win prizes! If you are interested in attending, sign up here.

Breastfeeding Basics: Getting Started and Keeping the Milk Flowing 

On April 24th NVLC will be hosting a comprehensive, introductory class for expectant couples who plan on breastfeeding at NOVA Natural Birth Center.  Although breastfeeding is normal & natural, studies have shown that mothers who have taken a class are more likely to meet their own breastfeeding goals. Call the ladies at Northern Virginia Lactation Consultants at 703-425-2229 to RSVP.


Weekly Events

NOVA Natural Birth Center Information Session
Join other expecting families for a free information session about birth center and home birth, ask questions about midwifery care, and tour NOVA Natural Birth Center.
Every Tuesday at 7pm reserve your spot here:
Sign up online
First Saturday at 4pm reserve your spot here to Sign up online


Free Evening Prenatal Yoga 
Every Tuesday at 7pm. A previous Birth Center mom offers a free yoga class for mothers. Register online and please bring a monetary donation for Mother Health International.

Mommy and Me Yoga 
Every Thursday at 10:30am. Moms can reconnect with her body while bonding with her baby. We will focus on strengthening the core and pelvic floor, stretching upper back, neck and shoulders and learn relaxation techniques. Babies will be incorporated in the poses and moms will learn simple techniques/poses for baby that can help alleviate conditions like gas and general fussiness. Baby will also enjoy a little massage at the end of class! Sign up here.


Monthly Events

Birth Day Planning Meeting
First Thursday of every month at 7pm. Birth Center clients are asked to attend the month before their birth month to discuss what needs to be done and how to prepare for baby's birth day. We will also discuss postpartum and baby care. 
*The Birth Day Planning Meeting is intended for established clients only.

Just Birth
Third Monday of every month at 7pm. A group of natural minded families meet at the Birth Center to build community and discuss birth, postpartum, child, and family issues. *March's meeting will be with Postpartum Doula Amber Nielsen and we will discuss postpartum expectations and experiences. Sign up at and Follow Just Birth on Facebook. 

Natural Baby Care Class
Third Saturday of every month at 1:00pm join Jaye and Hannah for their Natural Baby Care Class. Learn advanced breastfeeding techniques, babywearing and cloth diapering, general baby care, and soothing and sleep solutions. Email the instructor.  

All About VBAC
Fourth Tuesday of every month at 7pm. Birth advocate, Heather Self leads a mindful group discussion about VBAC (Vaginal Birth After Cesarean) choices and expectations. Be prepared for what is to come with transformative emotional support. If you are interested in attending, please sign up here.


Bimonthly Events

Doula Meet and Greet
March 12, May 8, July 10, Sept 11
On the second Thursday of every other month at 7pm NOVA Natural Birth Center hosts a Doula Meet and Greet. Parents will be able to interview different doulas and find the best match for them! Open to all expecting couples, regardless of whether they are planning a home birth with a midwife, birth center birth, hospital birth, or even a scheduled cesarean section. If you are interested in attending, please
sign up here


Childbirth Education Meet and Greet
March 27, May 22, July 25, Sept 25
On the fourth Thursday of every other month at 7pm
NOVA Natural Birth Center hosts a Childbirth Education Meet and Greet for childbirth educators and expecting parents. Parents will be able to interview different childbirth educators and find the best match for them! If you are interested in attending, please sign up here.

NOVA Natural Birth Center
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