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Boot Camp For New Dads offered in Brainerd

Boot Camp For New Dads is a free, 2 1/2-hour class for men and facilitated by men that will meet from 6-8:30 p.m. on the following days at St. Joseph’s Medical Center in Brainerd:

Mondays, March 11, April 15, May 20, July 1, Aug. 5, Oct. 7, Nov. 11 and Dec. 16.

Boot Camp For New Dads is a nationally licensed program designed to give expectant fathers a place to learn from experienced fathers. It provides a relaxed environment for expectant dads to get information about personal care of their babies and find out about great community resources.

Classes are offered by the Brainerd Lakes Area Early Childhood Coalition in partnership with Essentia Health. Additional funding support was received from the Crow Wing County Child Protection Team, The Initiative Foundation and Brainerd Area Sertoma Club.

For more information, contact Tammy at 218-454-5445 or log onto

To register online, visit or call 218-828-7414.

Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
I've worked at the Brainerd Dispatch with various duties since Dec. 7, 1983. Starting off as an Ad Designer and currently Director of Audience Development. The Dispatch has been an interesting and challenging place to work. I'm fortunate to have made many friends, both co-workers and customers.
(218) 855-5889