Circle of Elephants Study Group and Workshops

Circle of Elephants will be hosting monthly talks and workshops for practising, aspiring and student midwives, doulas and other birthkeepers. here in Cape Town, South Africa.

Circle of Elephants workshops and study groups are an opportunity to learn skills of the hands and heart pertaining to birth

We will host different speakers and subject matters.

The workshops take place the first Saturday of each month and is open to anyone who is interested.

Cost is R150 – R200 depending on numbers of people who commit to be there. Bookings can be made through Circle of Elephants facebook page or Bookings essential. Please bring along some fruit or healthy snacks to share.


1 June – Heteronormativity in Pregnancy and Birth with Kristen Daskilawicz

6 July – TBC

3 August – Topic to be confirmed – with midwife Jason Marcus

7 September – Breastfeeding with Emma Nomanoglu

5 October – topic to be confirmed with Sarah Meder

2 November – TBC

Cost: R150 – R200

To find out more and to book your place please write to


4 April 2019 – A morning with midwife Glynis Garrod

6 April 2019 –A Discussion on Cultural Competency in Childbirth

23 January 2019

An Introduction to Midwifery – ‘What’s Next?’ webinar

An online webinar discussing the pathway of traditional midwifery here in South Africa

You can still access these videos even if you missed this webinar! please write to us at