Classes & Events

Find support, prepare for an upcoming procedure, or learn more about your health

Throughout the year, we offer classes and events for our patients and community members that support health education and wellness. Classes and events are held at locations across central Alabama and range from help for expectant mothers to tips for a healthy heart. Find a class that interests you.

Online Registration available for all classes at Brookwood Baptist Medical Center and some classes at Brookwood Baptist Health Hospitals

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Classes at Citizens Baptist Medical Center

  • Child Birth Education Classes- are offered at Citizens Baptist Medical Center and sponsored by Women’s Services. Participants have an opportunity to receive a free car seat. For more information, please call (256) 761-4595.

Princeton Baptist Medical Center (Birmingham, AL)

  • T.O.U.C.H. Cancer Support Group Meetings- are offered at Princeton Baptist Medical Center. Classes encompasses all cancers and are held the 4th Friday of every month from 1-2pm in the Princeton East Expansion Meeting Room. No registration necessary. Please RSVP. Lunch will be served. For more information, please contact Marsha Newton at (205) 783-7936.
    Location: Princeton Baptist Medical Center, 701 Princeton Avenue SW, Birmingham, AL 35211
  • Breast Cancer Survivor Meetings- are offered at Princeton Baptist Medical Center. Classes are held the 2nd Friday of every month from 12-1pm in the Princeton East Expansion Meeting Room. No registration necessary. Please RSVP. Lunch will be served.  For more information, please contact Teneremie Hall at (205) 783-7696.
    Location: Princeton Baptist Medical Center, 701 Princeton Avenue SW, Birmingham, AL 35211
  • Bariatric Educational Classes and Support Group- are offered at Princeton Baptist Medical Center. For more information, please call (205) 783-7991 or visit our website
  • Child Birth Education Classes-All materials are covered in one class. Each mom may bring one support person. When a mom reaches 20 weeks in her pregnancy, she can register by calling Marcia Davis at 205-783-7174 or e-mail Marcia.Davis@BHSALA.com. Advance registration is required, and classes with 3 or less moms registered will be cancelled and rescheduled. Class is held in the waiting room of the Women’s Floor. The cost is $40 . Medicaid will pay if moms are in the Steps Ahead Program.

Shelby Baptist Medical Center (Alabaster, AL)

  • Weight Loss Surgery Seminar -On the third Thursday of every month at 6pm, join us at Shelby Baptist Medical Center in the Physician’s Center – Room A located at 1000 1st St N., Alabaster, AL 35007 for a free weight loss seminar. Join Dr. Tim Christopher or Dr. Rex Sherer for this educational seminar covering surgical weight loss options at Shelby Baptist Medical Center. Class will cover:
    • A description of weight-loss surgery options
    • An opportunity to ask questions, including insurance issues
    • The benefits and risks of each procedure
    • What to expect before and after surgery
    • The facts on what’s ahead, once weight loss surgery is performed
    • The need for a lifetime commitment to healthy eating and activity
    • For more information or to register, contact us at (205)620-9065
  • For the Sake of Your Heart Rehab Classes- To register please call (205) 620-8890.
  • NAMI –National Alliance on Mental Illness Support Group Meetings- These monthly support groups and educational presentations are held on the 4th Tuesday of every month at Shelby Baptist Medical Center in Alabaster. To register please call (205) 305-0782 or email namishelby@gmail.com. For more information visit http://www.namishelby.com/#.VOJOWiUY_EM.facebook
  • Child Birth, CPR/Infant Safety, Breastfeeding Classes and Sibling/Grandparent Tour- are offered at Shelby Baptist Medical Center. For more information, please call (205) 620-8844 or email Lauren Owens at lauren.owens@bhsala.com, click here to view our flyer or register here.

Walker Baptist Medical Center (Jasper, AL)

  • Prenatal, Child Birth, New Parents Education Classes- are offered at Walker Baptist Medical Center. For more information, please call (205) 387-4858, click here for dates and times, and for class details click here.