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In-Person Education Classes

Join our amazing instructors at Modern Milk Scottsdale to learn more about your pregnancy and new baby! We have a variety of in-person classes on various topics, from breastfeeding to infant sleep and birth!

Pregnancy, Birth & Baby - You Got This! (4-week class) *IN-PERSON* $225Purchase required to enroll

*PREGNANCY, BIRTH & BABY CLASS HAS IN-PERSON AND VIRTUAL OPTIONS AVAILABLE !*

Pregnancy is the beginning of a journey of a lifetime and we have created this class to empower new parents with the skills and confidence necessary to thrive in this new phase of life. Join us for this four-week class OR the two-week class taught by Childbirth Educators, Emily Carden and Elizabeth Oborn, RN, as they provide you with the tools you’ll need to be successful in the very different phases of pregnancy, labor, delivery and becoming parents. We recommend enrolling in this class during your second or third trimester.

*Our 4-week course meets weekly for 1.5 hours on Tuesday evenings.
*Our 2-week condensed course meets weekly on Saturday mornings for 3 hours.
*Enrollment price is per couple.

Pregnancy, Birth & Baby - You Got This! (2-week class) *IN-PERSON* $225Purchase required to enroll

*PREGNANCY, BIRTH & BABY CLASS HAS IN-PERSON AND VIRTUAL OPTIONS AVAILABLE !*

Pregnancy is the beginning of a journey of a lifetime and we have created this class to empower new parents with the skills and confidence necessary to thrive in this new phase of life. Join us for this two-week class OR the four-week class taught by Childbirth Educators, Emily Carden and Elizabeth Oborn, RN, as they provide you with the tools you’ll need to be successful in the very different phases of pregnancy, labor, delivery and becoming parents. We recommend enrolling in this class during your second or third trimester.

*Our 4-week course meets weekly for 1.5 hours on Tuesday evenings.
*Our 2-week condensed course meets weekly on Saturday mornings for 3 hours.
*Enrollment price is per couple.

Hypnobirthing® *IN-PERSON* $375Purchase required to enroll

HypnoBirthing®, The Mongan Method, is considered the “Gold Standard” of birthing with hypnosis. It is a childbirth education method that empowers women to achieve more gentle, natural births. It is both a philosophy and a set of tools for using self-hypnosis techniques and scripts to achieve a focused awareness and level of relaxation that allows for a much more comfortable, easy birth. With HypnoBirthing® you will not be in a trance or sleep state. You will be aware and fully in control, but profoundly relaxed.

This 5-week class will be led by Julie Sullivan, a Certified Doula and Childbirth Educator. Pregnant women attend the classes with the support person of their choice: husband, life partner, family member, doula, labor companion, etc. Julie uses exciting and fun methods to engage you and your partner in the lessons and techniques. All materials included.

*Class size limited to 10 couples for social distancing, masks mandatory during class.*

Staying Calm and Confident in an Emergency: Infant/Child CPR *IN-PERSON* $75Purchase required to enroll

Join Bobbi Treadwell, a Nationally Registered Emergency Medical Technician, to learn all that you need to know about infant/child CPR and airway obstruction. A must for any parent or caregiver, this class will help you to feel more confident in an emergency.

Breastfeeding 101 - Getting Started *IN-PERSON* $75Purchase required to enroll

*This class will be meeting IN-PERSON at Modern Milk! We also have a VIRTUAL class available!

Breastfeeding 101 is the perfect introduction to breastfeeding and is recommended for all moms who are planning to breastfeed. In this class you will learn the basics of breastfeeding so you can feel prepared and confident when baby arrives!

Topics include: The 6 Simple Steps to Success, latch, positioning, how to tell if baby's getting enough, common problems (and easy solutions!), pumping, and more! We will also have plenty of time for Q&A. This class is recommended for moms in their third trimester, partners are encouraged to attend!

*$75 price is per couple. If you plan on attending in-person as a couple, please email us the name of your guest. (Guest registration is for family/caregivers caring for the same baby.)

Infant Feeding : The Baby-Led Way *IN-PERSON* (Live Class + Access to the Online Course) $125Purchase required to enroll

Join Registered Dietitian and owner of Feeding Littles, Megan McNamee MPH, RDN, CLT for an info-packed class all about Baby-Led Weaning (BLW), a new trend in infant feeding where babies pass on purees and self-feed real food from the start! Learn advantages of BLW, how to know when your infant is ready, what foods to offer first, how to prevent choking, and what foods to avoid altogether, plus the latest research in allergenic foods. As a bonus benefit, you will receive a menu planning guide that will help make BLW simple. Come see if BLW is right for your family! Feel free to bring snacks and your baby!

*$125 includes admission for 2 people and access to the Feeding Littles online Baby-Led Course!

Sleep Soundly *IN-PERSON* $75Purchase required to enroll

*THIS CLASS WILL BE MEETING IN-PERSON*

Join Building Blocks owner, Chelsea Kunde a Licensed Associate Marriage and Family Therapist, mom of two and sleep & discipline consultant in her Sleep Soundly Class. This class is for expectant families or families with infants under 12 weeks of age. Sign up today to learn ways to teach infants healthy sleep skills and achieve restful nights with a baby. This is not sleep training, but instead a way to help aid your infant to learn to sleep through the night, establish naps, learn healthy sleep skills, and be well rested. Materials are provided including ways to guide infants to help soothe, sample schedules, and a plan for everyone to get restful sleep.

*Class is 1.5hrs in length and baby is welcome to attend.

*$75 price is per couple. If you plan on attending in-person as a couple, please email us the name of your guest. (Guest registration is for family/caregivers caring for the same baby.)


Leaping Into Toddlerhood: Loving and Practical Solutions for Toddlerhood *IN-PERSON* $150Purchase required to enroll

*This class will be meeting IN-PERSON at Modern Milk! We also have a VIRTUAL class available!

Join Building Blocks owner, Chelsea Kunde a Licensed Associate Marriage and Family Therapist, mom of two and sleep & discipline consultant. Chelsea has extensive experience working with families to build a strong and supportive foundation to help migrate through all life stages. She has created an all encompassing workshop on transitions, challenges, and changes associated with toddlerhood. From information on toddler sleep (nap schedules, transition to big kid bed, bedtimes, etc.), Discipline (when to start, developmentally appropriate behaviors and how to implement consequences successfully), and Potty Training (step-by-step plan of action and when to implement).

*$150 price is per couple. If you plan on attending in-person as a couple, please email us the name of your guest. (Guest registration is for family/caregivers caring for the same baby.)

Storytime for Babies and Littles $5 per classNo purchase required to enroll

Bring your babies, toddlers and preschoolers to our weekly Storytime! In this fun and interactive storytime led by Marina Awerbuch, MAS, IMHE-II and owner of "Playdates by Design", we will integrate favorite children’s books and songs while giving parents new ideas for play!! You and your littles will have fun connecting together while focusing on concepts of literacy and building healthy social relationships with their new friends!

*Storytime is for babies and children of all ages!
*Price is $5 per child and class size is limited to 10 children. Masks are required for adults.

The Dad Class *In Person* $75Purchase required to enroll

Hey Dad, how are you doing with your assigned reading? You know, that long, boring book (or books) you’re supposed to get through before baby is born? (We’re all in big trouble no matter what, so no use lying about it.) Maybe a book isn’t really the best way for you to learn how to take care of your partner and your new baby…? Created and taught by Brent Simmons, registered nurse and father of 4 young whippersnappers, this class eliminates all the fluffy stuff and gets straight to the point.

Becoming a father is a huge life change, with a massive increase in responsibility, but that doesn’t mean you can’t have some fun while learning how to get there. Come meet other soon-to-be dads and get the real scoop from someone who’s been deep in the trenches of fatherhood and lived to tell the tale.

Happy Baby: Tummy Time + Play (0-6 mos) *IN-PERSON* $75Purchase required to enroll

Think about the times when your sweet baby is looking at you calmly, engaged, and ready to play. This is the perfect opportunity to engage in purposeful developmental play, but what exactly does that look like? Let’s explore how to connect and play with your infant, how to enjoy tummy time together as a fundamental building block, and all the other opportunities to support your infant’s whole self for long term success through PLAY!

This class is targeted for 0-6 months and will take a holistic approach to infant development and explore nurturing activities that parents and babies can happily engage in together. The class will utilize movement activities, sensory exploration, and developmental play through instruction, demonstration and hands-on guidance. We will explore a variety of ways to help meet your baby’s individual needs and tolerances through modified and supportive methods. Each class will finish with an infant massage stroke tailored to provide positive touch, transition to a relaxed nervous system state, and bonding with your baby.

This class is taught by Laurel McMillan, a pediatric occupational therapist, certified infant massage therapist and owner of Little Roos. Laurel’s background includes working in a neonatal intensive care unit (NICU), and pediatric rehabilitation clinics for many years. She strives to provide supportive, engaging and individualized instruction to help you and your baby thrive during the early developmental stages.


Happy Baby: Move + Play (6-12 mos.) *IN-PERSON* $75Purchase required to enroll

our baby has now begun to engage with their surroundings and is possibly showing interest in sitting, crawling, standing, and so much more! Promoting your baby’s learning and engagement in purposeful developmental play continues to be so important, but what exactly does that look like as your baby starts to be on the move? Let’s discover how to connect and play with your growing infant. How to promote crawling as a fundamental building block, and the many the other opportunities to support your infant’s whole self for long term success through PLAY!!

This class is targeted for 6-12 months and will take a holistic approach to infant development -- examining nurturing activities that parents and babies can happily engage in together. The class will utilize movement activities, sensory consideration, and developmental play through instruction, demonstration, and hands-on guidance. We will explore a variety of ways to help meet your baby’s individual needs and tolerances, through modified and supportive methods.

The class is offered through LittleRoos Infant Wellbeing and is taught by owner Laurel McMillan, a pediatric occupational therapist neonatal massage speciliast. Laurel has worked in the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) and pediatric rehabilitation clinics for many years. She strives to provide supportive, engaging and individualized instruction to help you and your baby thrive during the early developmental stages.

*This class is designed for babies between 6-12 months!


Babywearing 101 Free

Do you want to learn more about baby carriers?? How about which one is best for you? Is the one you’re wearing the correct fit? This class will cover it ALL! Dr. Ashley DeBoer is a certified babywearing educator and will be on site with carriers to try on and will alsol help you with the proper fit of the carriers you already have!
This is a FREE class and class size is limited!