Pachamama Pop Up 3
Time & Location
We are Pachamama. We help new mothers and mums-to-be to look after themselves, as well as their child.About this Event
Pachamama is hosting a child-friendly, three part pop up series focused on the postnatal needs of modern motherhood. We're bringing childcare, health & fitness classes, access to experts, and the opportunity to meet other mothers, together under one roof. Crying babies are absolutely welcome.
Our class and talk timetable for the 8th Feb are listed below. For other events in this series click here.
PLEASE READ BEFORE BOOKING
There are three types of tickets you can choose from:
£20 - "General Admission" pass : General admission gives you access to all our talks and workshops. All talks and workshops are child-friendly. No class or creche access is given with this pass.
£30 - "Class" pass : Book a space into a specific class. This pass includes all day general admission to the event and free access to the talks and workshops.
Please note: classes are mostly mother-only and have a postnatal focus. Please check the description of the class to ensure it's right for you. If you are coming with your child, you can book a creche space for them.
£15 - "Add-Ons" :
- Additional class at half price: A second class pass is purchasable at half-price.
- Creche spot: If have booked a class pass and you are coming with your child, you can book a creche space for them. Creche slots start 15 minutes before class and end 15 minutes after class.
BOOKING A GENERAL ADMISSION PASS:
If you would like to attend the talks and meet other mums, then a General Admission pass is for you.
- To book, click the green "tickets" button on the upper right-hand side of this page.
- Select the "General Admission" pass.
Please note: General Admission passes do not provide class or creche access.
BOOKING INTO A CLASS:
- To book a class, click the green "tickets" button on the upper right-hand side of this page.
- Select the class you wish to attend.
- If you wish to attend more than one class, scroll down to the "add-ons" section and select an additional class at half price.
- Our classes our mother-only, i.e. no children are allowed into class. If you are coming with your child, you can book a creche space for them in the "add-ons" section below the classes. Please ensure you book a creche spot for every class spot you book.
Please note: In order to participate in any class, you must have the all clear from your GP or other medical health professional after your 6-8 week postnatal check. Buying a class pass gives you free access to the talks and workshops throughout the day, which are child-friendly.
Any questions, just email firstname.lastname@example.org
09:00-10:00: Yoga with Libby Stevenson
The session will include movements and poses that will uncurl the shoulders from breastfeeding, release tension from the shoulders and the lower back, bring an awareness to the posture, have you moving flowingly from one warrior to the next, realign the pelvis and reknit the abdominals. This class is suitable for pre and postnatal Mamas.
10:30-11:30: Tension Release with Tara Lee
Tara Lee will be leading a gentle yoga class focussing on helping mothers release physical tension and stress. Tension is common postnatally from all the feeding and carrying that mothers are doing. Sleep deprivation and the demands of having a new baby also contribute to tension building. Practicing yoga postnatally helps mothers let go of tension, builds strength in a safe and effective way and helps to alleviate and prevent common aches and pains. For postnatal Mamas only.
12:00-13:00: Sweat with Sana Shirvani
Pre and postnatally qualified personal trainer, coach at BXR , Stylist Strong trainer and all round superstar, Sana Shirvani, will get you working up a sweat with a full postnatal body work out. For postnatal Mamas only.
13:30-14:30: Yoga for Mama & Baby with Jayne Miller
Come and ease your way back into your yoga and your body. We’ll start with gentle re-aligning and pelvic floor work to help you regain strength and vitality from the inside, before moving though a sequence of postures targeting common discomforts experienced by mums - from tight shoulders and upper back aches, to wrist issues and exhaustion! We’ll include some breath work to aid relaxation and help you stay calm. Suitable for postnatal Mamas and babies welcome.
10:00-10:45: Ask the Midwife with Emily Pullan
Your opportunity to ask NHS midwife, Emily Pullan, anything you like!
11:00-11:45: Feeding the Family: Baby & Toddler Nutrition with Dr. Sophie Neidermaier, MD, Paediatrician and Co-Founder of Little Tummy
Which nutrients do babies and toddlers need and how do we get them to eat them? In Sophie's talk, followed by a workshop, parents will learn what a healthy diet for their little ones looks like and how they can help their children establish healthy habits from early on.
12:00-13:00: LUNCH BREAK
13:00-13:45: Getting Your Newborn to Soundly Sleep with Charmaine Walters
Sleep expert and founder of Soundly Sleeping, Charmaine Walters talks us through best sleep practise for your newborn, so that you too can feel confident and well rested.
14:00-14:45: Understanding Postnatal Depression with Postnatal Depression (PND) counsellor and trainer, Liz Wise
In this talk Liz will cover her personal experience of postnatal depression and how to spot symptoms as well as outline what support is available. Liz is a postnatal depression counsellor, facilitates support groups in London and Surrey for mothers and sit on the board of trustees for the Association for Post-Natal Illness (APNI).
15:00-15:45: Let's Talk: Sex with Jenny Constable, Women's Health Physio, Six Physio
Let's break away the fear of talking about this taboo subject and let wowen know that they can have sex and make it can feel good again. So many women have pain or reduced sensation post birth but this can change with a little help.
We are Pachamama. A new, mother-focused concept that aims to bring pre and postnatal health together with childcare and community, under one roof.
Pachamama offers specialised postnatal health and fitness classes with on-site childcare. We work with postnatal expert practitioners to deliver inspirational, educational and practical advice to our community.
We believe that a mother’s wellbeing is just as important as her child’s.