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Classes & Events
OCT22 Living Through Grief, 6 – 7:30 p.m. FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 West Stephenson Street, Freeport
Living Through Grief, 6 – 7:30 p.m.
FHN Memorial Hospital Cafeteria Dining Rooms – Lower Level
For more information, call 815-599-7240.
OCT22 FHN Hospice Volunteer Training - Session 2 of 7, 2:30 – 5 p.m. FHN Hospice, 773 W. Lincoln Boulevard - Suite 403, Freeport
FHN Hospice Volunteer Training - Session 2 of 7, 2:30 – 5 p.m.
FHN Hospice Office, 773 West Lincoln, Freeport
Second of seven sessions. Free training provided by FHN Hospice for anyone interested in becoming a hospice volunteer. There is no obligation to volunteer, however those who wish to volunteer must attend all 7 sessions. For more information, call toll-free 1-877-6000-FHN (1-877-600-0346) ext. 960.
OCT22 A Slice of Time - and Pizza - Just For You!, 5:30 – 7 p.m. Cannova's, 1101 W. Empire Street, Freeport
A Slice of Time - and Pizza - Just For You!, 5:30 – 7 p.m.
Cannova's, 1101 W. Empire Street, Freeport
Join women's care providers from FHN for an evening of pizza and conversation all about you. Several short, informational presentations will be offered, and you'll have time to eat and chat with providers and staff from our women's care team over great food, complimentary beverages, and (of course) dessert! Register online for one of two Monday sessions at www.fhn.org/sliceoftime, or call toll-free 1-877-600-0346 ext. 901.
OCT23 Free Vein Screening, 3 – 6 p.m. FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 West Stephenson Street, Freeport
Free Vein Screening, 3 – 6 p.m.
FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 W. Stephenson Street, Freeport
Achy, tired legs can be a symptom of venous disease. Schedule a free screening at the FHN Vein Center to see if our experts can help. Non-cosmetic treatment options are covered by most insurance carriers, including Medicaid. For an appointment, call 815-599-VEIN (8346).
OCT23 Flu Shot Clinic - Shannon, 10 a.m. – noon Wesley Chapel, Bethany UMC, 201 S. Hickory Street, Shannon
Flu Shot Clinic - Shannon, 10 a.m. – noon
Wesley Chapel, Bethany UMC, 201 S. Hickory Street, Shannon
Adult-only clinic is $28 (quadrivalent for adults under age 65) or $62 (high-dose for 65+) cash or check payable to FHN. No out-of-pocket expense if you are over 65 and covered by Medicare Part B (please present Medicare card) or a Medicare HMO accepted by FHN (list available at each location – covered persons MUST present the Medicare HMO card instead of the Medicare card for billing process). No other insurance coverage can be processed. Per government regulations, no Medicaid cards can be accepted. All clinics based on availability of vaccine. For more information, call 815-599-7437.
OCT23 Blood Pressure Screening - Pecatonica, 10 a.m. – noon Pecatonica United Methodist Church Food Pantry, 528 Washington Street, Pecatonica
Blood Pressure Screening - Pecatonica, 10 a.m. – noon
Pecatonica United Methodist Church Food Pantry, 528 Washington Street, Pecatonica
Open to the public; no cost or registration required.
OCT24 Managing Early Grief: The First Nine Months After a Loss, 6 – 8 p.m. FHN Hospice, 773 W. Lincoln Boulevard - Suite 403, Freeport
Managing Early Grief: The First Nine Months After a Loss, 6 – 8 p.m.
FHN Hospice, 773 W. Lincoln Boulevard, Suite 403, Freeport
Session 6 of this 9-week support group designed for anyone who has lost a loved one during the past nine months. There is no charge, but registration is required to attend. For more information or to register, call FHN Hospice at 815-599-7240.
OCT25 Blood Pressure Screening - Freeport, 9 a.m. – noon Salvation Army, 106 W. Exchange Street, Freeport
Blood Pressure Screening - Freeport, 9 a.m. – noon
Salvation Army, 106 W. Exchange Street, Freeport
Open to the public; no cost or registration required.
OCT25 Flu Shot Clinic and Blood Pressure Screening, 10:30 – 11:30 a.m. Liberty Village Estates, 2080 Navajo Drive, Freeport
Flu Shot Clinic and Blood Pressure Screening, 10:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Liberty Village Estates, 2080 Navajo Drive, Freeport
Adult-only clinic is $28 (quadrivalent for adults under age 65) or $62 (high-dose for 65+) cash or check payable to FHN. No out-of-pocket expense if you are over 65 and covered by Medicare Part B (please present Medicare card) or a Medicare HMO accepted by FHN (list available at each location – covered persons MUST present the Medicare HMO card instead of the Medicare card for billing process). No other insurance coverage can be processed. Per government regulations, no Medicaid cards can be accepted. No cost or registration necessary for blood pressure screening. All clinics based on availability of vaccine. For more information, call 815-599-7437.
OCT25 FHN Hospice Memorial Service, 6 p.m. FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 West Stephenson Street, Freeport
FHN Hospice Memorial Service, 6 p.m.
FHN Memorial Hospital Globe Room (lower level), 1045 W. Stephenson Street
A time to remember loved ones who have recently died, and honor their memory. Invitees are welcome to bring a photo, memento, or story to share. Refreshments will be served. Please RSVP by calling 815-599-7240.
OCT26 Flu Shot Clinic and Blood Pressure Screening, 2 – 4 p.m. State Bank, 1718 Dirck Drive, Freeport
Flu Shot Clinic and Blood Pressure Screening, 2 – 4 p.m.
State Bank, 1718 Dirck Drive, Freeport
Adult-only clinic is $28 (quadrivalent for adults under age 65) or $62 (high-dose for 65+) cash or check payable to FHN. No out-of-pocket expense if you are over 65 and covered by Medicare Part B (please present Medicare card) or a Medicare HMO accepted by FHN (list available at each location – covered persons MUST present the Medicare HMO card instead of the Medicare card for billing process). No other insurance coverage can be processed. Per government regulations, no Medicaid cards can be accepted. No cost or registration required for blood pressure screening. All clinics based on availability of vaccine. For more information, call 815-599-7437.
OCT27 Blood Pressure Screening - Freeport, 10 a.m. – noon Mount Calvary Food Pantry, 420 Challenge Street, Freeport
Blood Pressure Screening - Freeport, 10 a.m. – noon
Mount Calvary Food Pantry, 420 Challenge Street, Freeport
Open to the public; no cost or registration required.
OCT27 Blood Pressure Screening - Pearl City, 9 – 11 a.m. Pearl City Methodist Church, 411 S. Main, Pearl City
Blood Pressure Screening - Pearl City, 9 – 11 a.m.
Pearl City Methodist Church, 411 S. Main, Pearl City
Open to the public; no cost or registration required.
OCT27 National Prescription Drug Take Back Day, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Cub Foods parking lot, 1512 S. West Avenue, Freeport
National Prescription Drug Take Back Day, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Cub Foods parking lot, 1512 S. West Avenue, Freeport
The FHN Family Counseling Center is working with the State of Illinois and local and national law enforcement to provide a safe, convenient, and responsible means of disposing of prescription drugs and educate the public about the potential for abuse of medications.
OCT27 Drug Take Back Day, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Cub Foods, 1512 S. West Avenue, Freeport
Drug Take Back Day, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Cub Foods, 1512 S. West Avenue, Freeport
The public is invited to bring unused prescription drugs to the parking lot of Cub Foods. The FHN Family Counseling Center is working with the State of Illinois and local and national law enforcement agencies to provide a safe, convenient, and responsible means of disposing of prescription drugs.
OCT29 FHN Volunteers Present a Uniform Sale, 7 a.m. – 7 p.m. FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 West Stephenson Street, Freeport
FHN Volunteers Present a Uniform Sale, 7 a.m. – 7 p.m.
FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 W. Stephenson Street, Freeport
Popular event hosted by Gone Postal Uniforms of Freeport, offering all major brands and sizes of uniforms, shoes, and accessories for men and women. A portion of the proceeds are donated back to FHN. Open to the public.
OCT29 FHN Hospice Volunteer Training - Session 3 of 7, 2:30 – 5 p.m. FHN Hospice, 773 W. Lincoln Boulevard - Suite 403, Freeport
FHN Hospice Volunteer Training - Session 3 of 7, 2:30 – 5 p.m.
FHN Hospice Office, 773 West Lincoln, Freeport
Third of seven sessions. Free training provided by FHN Hospice for anyone interested in becoming a hospice volunteer. There is no obligation to volunteer, however those who wish to volunteer must attend all 7 sessions. For more information, call toll-free 1-877-6000-FHN (1-877-600-0346) ext. 960.
OCT30 Flu Shot Clinic - Freeport, 9 – 11 a.m. Oakley Courts, 3117 Kunkle Boulevard, Freeport
Flu Shot Clinic - Freeport, 9 – 11 a.m.
Oakley Courts, 3117 Kunkle Boulevard, Freeport
Adult-only clinic is $28 (quadrivalent for adults under age 65) or $62 (high-dose for 65+) cash or check payable to FHN. No out-of-pocket expense if you are over 65 and covered by Medicare Part B (please present Medicare card) or a Medicare HMO accepted by FHN (list available at each location – covered persons MUST present the Medicare HMO card instead of the Medicare card for billing process). No other insurance coverage can be processed. Per government regulations, no Medicaid cards can be accepted. All clinics based on availability of vaccine. For more information, call 815-599-7437.
OCT30 Busy Lives - Easy Meals, Slow Cookers and More!, 10 a.m. – noon Senior Resource Activities Center, 216 E. Stephenson Street, Freeport
Busy Lives - Easy Meals, Slow Cookers and More!, 10 a.m. – noon
Senior Resource Activities Center, 216 E. Stephenson Street, Freeport
Learn helpful tips to maximize your slow cooker experience, how to layer foods and the timing of the cooking process at this free workshop presented by the University of Illinois Extension. Attendees will get to sample recipes and will leave with copies of each recipe. Register by Oct. 26 by calling 815-235-4125 or visit web.extension.illinois.edu/jsw.
OCT31 Managing Early Grief: The First Nine Months After a Loss, 6 – 8 p.m. FHN Hospice, 773 W. Lincoln Boulevard - Suite 403, Freeport
Managing Early Grief: The First Nine Months After a Loss, 6 – 8 p.m.
FHN Hospice, 773 W. Lincoln Boulevard, Suite 403, Freeport
Session 7 of this 9-week support group designed for anyone who has lost a loved one during the past nine months. There is no charge, but registration is required to attend. For more information or to register, call FHN Hospice at 815-599-7240.
NOV01 Ole Time Christmas Craft Show, 7 a.m. – 6 p.m. FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 West Stephenson Street, Freeport
Ole Time Christmas Craft Show, 7 a.m. – 6 p.m.
FHN Memorial Hospital, lower level, 1045 W. Stephenson Street
Shop for all your holiday needs – a large variety of handmade items for gift giving and home decor. When you make a purchase, you will be entered in a drawing for a special gift basket. Proceeds benefit FHN's 2018 United Way campaign. $2 suggested entry donation; children under 12 are free. Continues tomorrow.
NOV01 Flu Shot Clinic - Davis, 9 – 11:30 a.m. Lake Summerset office, 1202 Lake Summerset Road, Davis
Flu Shot Clinic - Davis, 9 – 11:30 a.m.
Lake Summerset office, 1202 Lake Summerset Road, Davis
Adult-only clinic is $28 (quadrivalent for adults under age 65) or $62 (high-dose for 65+) cash or check payable to FHN. No out-of-pocket expense if you are over 65 and covered by Medicare Part B (please present Medicare card) or a Medicare HMO accepted by FHN (list available at each location – covered persons MUST present the Medicare HMO card instead of the Medicare card for billing process). No other insurance coverage can be processed. Per government regulations, no Medicaid cards can be accepted. All clinics based on availability of vaccine. For more information, call 815-599-7437.
NOV02 Flu Shot Clinic - Lena, 1 – 3 p.m. FHN Family Healthcare Center – Lena, 160 West Main Street, Lena
Flu Shot Clinic - Lena, 1 – 3 p.m.
Sullivan's Foods, 201 Dodds Drive, Lena
Adult-only clinic is $28 (quadrivalent for adults under age 65) or $62 (high-dose for 65+) cash or check payable to FHN. No out-of-pocket expense if you are over 65 and covered by Medicare Part B (please present Medicare card) or a Medicare HMO accepted by FHN (list available at each location – covered persons MUST present the Medicare HMO card instead of the Medicare card for billing process). No other insurance coverage can be processed. Per government regulations, no Medicaid cards can be accepted. All clinics based on availability of vaccine. For more information, call 815-599-7437.
NOV02 Flu Shot Clinic - Stockton, 4 – 6 p.m. FHN Family Healthcare Center – Stockton, 725 North Pearl Street, Stockton
Flu Shot Clinic - Stockton, 4 – 6 p.m.
Sullivan's Foods, 103 W. North Avenue, Stockton
Adult-only clinic is $28 (quadrivalent for adults under age 65) or $62 (high-dose for 65+) cash or check payable to FHN. No out-of-pocket expense if you are over 65 and covered by Medicare Part B (please present Medicare card) or a Medicare HMO accepted by FHN (list available at each location – covered persons MUST present the Medicare HMO card instead of the Medicare card for billing process). No other insurance coverage can be processed. Per government regulations, no Medicaid cards can be accepted. All clinics based on availability of vaccine. For more information, call 815-599-7437.
NOV02 Ole Time Christmas Craft Show, 7 a.m. – 4 p.m. FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 West Stephenson Street, Freeport
Ole Time Christmas Craft Show, 7 a.m. – 4 p.m.
FHN Memorial Hospital, lower level, 1045 W. Stephenson Street
Shop for all your holiday needs - a large variety of handmade items for gift giving and home decor. When you make a purchase, you will be entered in a drawing for a special gift basket. Proceeds benefit FHN's 2018 United Way campaign. $2 suggested entry donation; children under 12 are free.
NOV03 FHN Love Never Dies Grief Workshop, 9 a.m. – 3:45 p.m. Highland Community College, Building H, 2nd Floor
FHN Love Never Dies Grief Workshop, 9 a.m. – 3:45 p.m.
Highland Community College, Building H, 2nd Floor
The emotions and grief that come after the death of a loved one can be overwhelming. You are not alone. Join us for an all-day workshop designed to provide support to help.

FREE workshop (open to everyone age 4 and up). To register or to learn more, visit www.FHN.org/grief. Contact Sean Huguenin at 815-599-6160 with questions.
NOV03 Heartsaver® First Aid, CPR & AED, 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 West Stephenson Street, Freeport
Heartsaver® First Aid, CPR & AED, 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
FHN Memorial Hospital, lower level, 1045 W. Stephenson Street, Freeport
Hands-on learning program to teach members how to perform high-quality CPR, first aid, and proper Automated External Defibrillator (AED) use in adults, children, and infants. The course is $60, which includes student workbook and CPR certification card that is valid for 2 years.Open to the public; registration is required. For more information or to register, use our registration form, or you can call 815-599-6707 or email coil@fhn.org.
NOV03 Blood Pressure Screening - Freeport, 9 – 11 a.m. Gospel Outreach Food Pantry, 211 W. Spring Street, Freeport
Blood Pressure Screening - Freeport, 9 – 11 a.m.
Gospel Outreach Food Pantry, 211 W. Spring Street, Freeport
Open to the public; no cost or registration required.
NOV04 Flu Shot Clinic - Pearl City, 10 a.m. – noon St. John's Lutheran Church, 229 S. First Street, Pearl City
Flu Shot Clinic - Pearl City, 10 a.m. – noon
St. John's Lutheran Church, 229 S. First Street, Pearl City
Adult-only clinic is $28 (quadrivalent for adults under age 65) or $62 (high-dose for 65+) cash or check payable to FHN. No out-of-pocket expense if you are over 65 and covered by Medicare Part B (please present Medicare card) or a Medicare HMO accepted by FHN (list available at each location – covered persons MUST present the Medicare HMO card instead of the Medicare card for billing process). No other insurance coverage can be processed. Per government regulations, no Medicaid cards can be accepted. All clinics based on availability of vaccine. For more information, call 815-599-7437.
NOV05 Flu Shot Clinic - Freeport, 9 a.m. – noon Fitness Lifestyles, 641 W. Stephenson, Freeport
Flu Shot Clinic - Freeport, 9 a.m. – noon
Fitness Lifestyles, 641 W. Stephenson, Freeport
Adult-only clinic is $28 (quadrivalent for adults under age 65) or $62 (high-dose for 65+) cash or check payable to FHN. No out-of-pocket expense if you are over 65 and covered by Medicare Part B (please present Medicare card) or a Medicare HMO accepted by FHN (list available at each location – covered persons MUST present the Medicare HMO card instead of the Medicare card for billing process). No other insurance coverage can be processed. Per government regulations, no Medicaid cards can be accepted. All clinics based on availability of vaccine. For more information, call 815-599-7437.
NOV05 FHN Hospice Volunteer Training - Session 4 of 7, 2:30 – 5 p.m. FHN Hospice, 773 W. Lincoln Boulevard - Suite 403, Freeport
FHN Hospice Volunteer Training - Session 4 of 7, 2:30 – 5 p.m.
FHN Hospice Office, 773 West Lincoln, Freeport
Fourth of seven sessions. Free training provided by FHN Hospice for anyone interested in becoming a hospice volunteer. There is no obligation to volunteer, however those who wish to volunteer must attend all 7 sessions. For more information, call toll-free 1-877-6000-FHN (1-877-600-0346) ext. 960.
NOV06 Adult Diabetes Support Group Holiday Party, 1 – 2 p.m. FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 West Stephenson Street, Freeport
Adult Diabetes Support Group Holiday Party, 1 – 2 p.m.
FHN Memorial Hospital Globe Room – Lower Level
No charge; registration not required. For more information, call 815-599-6253.
NOV06 Flu Shot Clinic - Lena, 9 a.m. – noon St. John's Lutheran Church, 625 Country Lane, Lena
Flu Shot Clinic - Lena, 9 a.m. – noon
St. John's Lutheran Church, 625 Country Lane, Lena
Adult-only clinic is $28 (quadrivalent for adults under age 65) or $62 (high-dose for 65+) cash or check payable to FHN. No out-of-pocket expense if you are over 65 and covered by Medicare Part B (please present Medicare card) or a Medicare HMO accepted by FHN (list available at each location – covered persons MUST present the Medicare HMO card instead of the Medicare card for billing process). No other insurance coverage can be processed. Per government regulations, no Medicaid cards can be accepted. All clinics based on availability of vaccine. For more information, call 815-599-7437.
NOV07 Managing Early Grief: The First Nine Months After a Loss, 6 – 8 p.m. FHN Hospice, 773 W. Lincoln Boulevard - Suite 403, Freeport
Managing Early Grief: The First Nine Months After a Loss, 6 – 8 p.m.
FHN Hospice, 773 W. Lincoln Boulevard, Suite 403, Freeport
Session 8 of this 9-week support group designed for anyone who has lost a loved one during the past nine months. There is no charge, but registration is required to attend. For more information or to register, call FHN Hospice at 815-599-7240.
NOV07 Flu Shot Clinic - Davis, 1 – 3 p.m. State Bank, 100 Ill. Route 75, Davis
Flu Shot Clinic - Davis, 1 – 3 p.m.
State Bank, 100 Ill. Route 75, Davis
Adult-only clinic is $28 (quadrivalent for adults under age 65) or $62 (high-dose for 65+) cash or check payable to FHN. No out-of-pocket expense if you are over 65 and covered by Medicare Part B (please present Medicare card) or a Medicare HMO accepted by FHN (list available at each location – covered persons MUST present the Medicare HMO card instead of the Medicare card for billing process). No other insurance coverage can be processed. Per government regulations, no Medicaid cards can be accepted. All clinics based on availability of vaccine. For more information, call 815-599-7437.
NOV07 Get Covered Illinois Informational Event, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 West Stephenson Street, Freeport
Get Covered Illinois Informational Event, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
FHN Memorial Hospital – north lobby, 1045 W. Stephenson Street
Representatives from the Illinois Department of Insurance and Get Covered Illinois to provide information and answer questions on signing up for health insurance and access to benefits such as Mental Health/Substance Use Disorder treatment. Free; all members of the community are welcome to attend.
NOV07 Sibling Class, 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 West Stephenson Street, Freeport
Sibling Class, 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.
FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 W. Stephenson Street, Freeport – Conference Dining Room
Designed to help siblings adjust to a new baby in the family. Instructor is Danielle Wittig. Registration required; for more information or to register, call 815-599-6221.
NOV07 The Center for Wound Healing at FHN - Open House, 5:30 – 7 p.m. FHN Specialty Care – Stephenson Street, 1036 West Stephenson Street, Freeport
The Center for Wound Healing at FHN - Open House, 5:30 – 7 p.m.
FHN Specialty Care – Stephenson Street, 1036 W. Stephenson Street
Learn about the care options for chronic wounds, tour our facility, and meet our experts at this free event. Open to the public; no reservation is required.
NOV08 Flu Shot Clinic - Freeport, 3 – 6 p.m. Sullivan's Foods, 2002 W. Galena Avenue, Freeport
Flu Shot Clinic - Freeport, 3 – 6 p.m.
Sullivan's Foods, 2002 W. Galena Avenue, Freeport
Adult-only clinic is $28 (quadrivalent for adults under age 65) or $62 (high-dose for 65+) cash or check payable to FHN. No out-of-pocket expense if you are over 65 and covered by Medicare Part B (please present Medicare card) or a Medicare HMO accepted by FHN (list available at each location – covered persons MUST present the Medicare HMO card instead of the Medicare card for billing process). No other insurance coverage can be processed. Per government regulations, no Medicaid cards can be accepted. All clinics based on availability of vaccine. For more information, call 815-599-7437.
NOV08 Blood Pressure & Blood Glucose Screening, 8 – 10:30 a.m. Salvation Army, 106 W. Exchange Street, Freeport
Blood Pressure & Blood Glucose Screening, 8 – 10:30 a.m.
Salvation Army, 106 W. Exchange Street, Freeport
Open to the public; no cost or registration required. Please do not eat or drink anything other than water for 8 hours prior to blood glucose testing.
NOV09 Flu Shot Clinic - Mount Carroll, 9 a.m. – noon FHN Family Healthcare Center – Mt. Carroll, 1120 Healthcare Drive, Mt. Carroll
Flu Shot Clinic - Mount Carroll, 9 a.m. – noon
Carroll County Senior Center, 306 N. Main, Mount Carroll
Adult-only clinic is $28 (quadrivalent for adults under age 65) or $62 (high-dose for 65+) cash or check payable to FHN. No out-of-pocket expense if you are over 65 and covered by Medicare Part B (please present Medicare card) or a Medicare HMO accepted by FHN (list available at each location – covered persons MUST present the Medicare HMO card instead of the Medicare card for billing process). No other insurance coverage can be processed. Per government regulations, no Medicaid cards can be accepted. All clinics based on availability of vaccine. For more information, call 815-599-7437.
NOV10 FHN Festival of Trees Holiday Movie Series - The Nutcracker and the Four Realms (PG), 10 a.m. Classic Cinemas Lindo Theatre, 115 S. Chicago Avenue, Freeport
FHN Festival of Trees Holiday Movie Series - The Nutcracker and the Four Realms (PG), 10 a.m.
Classic Cinemas Lindo Theatre, 115 S. Chicago Avenue, Freeport
Disney's The Nutcracker and the Four Realms (PG) hosted by FHN and Classic Cinemas Lindo Theatre. All tickets are $4, limited seating available; no advance ticket sales. All children attending will receive a special holiday gift.
NOV10 Blood Pressure Screening - Pearl City, 9 – 11 a.m. Pearl City Methodist Church, 411 S. Main, Pearl City
Blood Pressure Screening - Pearl City, 9 – 11 a.m.
Pearl City Methodist Church, 411 S. Main, Pearl City
Open to the public; no cost or registration required.
NOV10 Flu Shot Clinic - Savanna, 9 – 11 a.m. FHN Family Healthcare Center – Savanna, 2107 Chicago Avenue, Savanna
Flu Shot Clinic - Savanna, 9 – 11 a.m.
Sullivan's Foods, 217 Chicago Avenue, Savanna
Adult-only clinic is $28 (quadrivalent for adults under age 65) or $62 (high-dose for 65+) cash or check payable to FHN. No out-of-pocket expense if you are over 65 and covered by Medicare Part B (please present Medicare card) or a Medicare HMO accepted by FHN (list available at each location – covered persons MUST present the Medicare HMO card instead of the Medicare card for billing process). No other insurance coverage can be processed. Per government regulations, no Medicaid cards can be accepted. All clinics based on availability of vaccine. For more information, call 815-599-7437.
NOV11 Flu Shot Clinic - Freeport, 8 – 10 a.m. Faith United Methodist Church, 1440 S. Walnut, Freeport
Flu Shot Clinic - Freeport, 8 – 10 a.m.
Faith United Methodist Church, 1440 S. Walnut, Freeport
Adult-only clinic is $28 (quadrivalent for adults under age 65) or $62 (high-dose for 65+) cash or check payable to FHN. No out-of-pocket expense if you are over 65 and covered by Medicare Part B (please present Medicare card) or a Medicare HMO accepted by FHN (list available at each location – covered persons MUST present the Medicare HMO card instead of the Medicare card for billing process). No other insurance coverage can be processed. Per government regulations, no Medicaid cards can be accepted. All clinics based on availability of vaccine. For more information, call 815-599-7437.
NOV12 Living Through Grief, 6 – 7:30 p.m. FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 West Stephenson Street, Freeport
Living Through Grief, 6 – 7:30 p.m.
FHN Memorial Hospital Cafeteria Dining Rooms – Lower Level
For more information, call 815-599-7240.
NOV12 Parkinson's Support Group Pot Luck Luncheon, 1:30 – 2:30 p.m. Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 118 E. Mason Street, Lena
Parkinson's Support Group Pot Luck Luncheon, 1:30 – 2:30 p.m.
Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 118 E. Mason Street, Lena
Open to the public; no cost or registration required.
NOV12 FHN Hospice Volunteer Training - Session 5 of 7, 2:30 – 5 p.m. FHN Hospice, 773 W. Lincoln Boulevard - Suite 403, Freeport
FHN Hospice Volunteer Training - Session 5 of 7, 2:30 – 5 p.m.
FHN Hospice Office, 773 West Lincoln, Freeport
Fifth of seven sessions. Free training provided by FHN Hospice for anyone interested in becoming a hospice volunteer. There is no obligation to volunteer, however those who wish to volunteer must attend all 7 sessions. For more information, call toll-free 1-877-6000-FHN (1-877-600-0346) ext. 960.
NOV13 Community Health Forum: Medical and Recreational Cannabis, 6:30 p.m. Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street, Freeport
Community Health Forum: Medical and Recreational Cannabis, 6:30 p.m.
Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street, Freeport
Dr. Jack Herrmann will talk about the ongoing, and rapidly evolving, debate on medicinal and recreational use of cannabis. Presented by the Stephenson County Health Department and FHN; no registration is necessary. Open to the public; refreshments will be served.
NOV13 Blood Pressure Screening - Freeport, 10:30 a.m. – noon Golden Meals, 524 W. Stephenson Street, rear entrance, lower level
Blood Pressure Screening - Freeport, 10:30 a.m. – noon
Golden Meals, 524 W. Stephenson Street, rear entrance, lower level
Open to the public; no cost or registration required.
NOV14 Diabetes Education Class, Part 1, 9 a.m. – noon FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 West Stephenson Street, Freeport
Diabetes Education Class, Part 1, 9 a.m. – noon
FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 W. Stephenson Street, Freeport First of two classes. Classes are available only through physician referral and there is a charge to participate; call 815-599-6253 for more information.
NOV14 Managing Early Grief: The First Nine Months After a Loss, 6 – 8 p.m. FHN Hospice, 773 W. Lincoln Boulevard - Suite 403, Freeport
Managing Early Grief: The First Nine Months After a Loss, 6 – 8 p.m.
FHN Hospice, 773 W. Lincoln Boulevard, Suite 403, Freeport
Final session of this 9-week support group designed for anyone who has lost a loved one during the past nine months. There is no charge, but registration is required to attend. For more information or to register, call FHN Hospice at 815-599-7240.
NOV14 Flu Shot Clinic - Mount Morris, 1 – 3 p.m. Sullivan's Foods, 101 E. Highway 64, Mount Morris
Flu Shot Clinic - Mount Morris, 1 – 3 p.m.
Sullivan's Foods, 101 E. Highway 64, Mount Morris
Adult-only clinic is $28 (quadrivalent for adults under age 65) or $62 (high-dose for 65+) cash or check payable to FHN. No out-of-pocket expense if you are over 65 and covered by Medicare Part B (please present Medicare card) or a Medicare HMO accepted by FHN (list available at each location – covered persons MUST present the Medicare HMO card instead of the Medicare card for billing process). No other insurance coverage can be processed. Per government regulations, no Medicaid cards can be accepted. All clinics based on availability of vaccine. For more information, call 815-599-7437.
NOV14 Community Health Forum: Medical & Recreational Cannabis, 6:30 p.m. Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street, Freeport
Community Health Forum: Medical & Recreational Cannabis, 6:30 p.m.
Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street, Freeport
Dr. Jack Herrmann will talk about the ongoing, and rapidly evolving, debate on medicinal and recreational use of cannabis. Presented by the Stephenson County Health Department and FHN; no registration is necessary. Open to the public; refreshments will be served.

For more information on the Community Health Forum series and the program presenters, visit Community Health Forums.
NOV14 Blood Pressure Screening - Freeport, 10:30 – 11:30 a.m. Liberty Village Estates, 2140 Navajo Drive, Freeport
Blood Pressure Screening - Freeport, 10:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Liberty Village Estates, 2140 Navajo Drive, Freeport
Open to the public; no cost or registration required.
NOV15 Perinatal Loss Support Group, 6:30 – 8 p.m. FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 West Stephenson Street, Freeport
Perinatal Loss Support Group, 6:30 – 8 p.m.
FHN Memorial Hospital Private Dining Rooms 1 & 2 – lower level
A safe and supportive space for parents who have lost a child through miscarriage, stillbirth or shortly after birth to cope with and share their emotions. Sessions include a short video, discussion and other activities; morning and evening sessions available every 3rd Thursday of the month. Call 815-599-6160 for more information or to register.
NOV15 Perinatal Loss Support Group, 10 – 11:30 a.m. FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 West Stephenson Street, Freeport
Perinatal Loss Support Group, 10 – 11:30 a.m.
FHN Memorial Hospital Globe Room – lower level
A safe and supportive space for parents who have lost a child through miscarriage, stillbirth or shortly after birth to cope with and share their emotions. Sessions include a short video, discussion and other activities; morning and evening sessions available every 3rd Thursday of the month. Call 815-599-6160 for more information or to register.
NOV15 Diabetes Education Class, Part 2, 9 a.m. – noon FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 West Stephenson Street, Freeport
Diabetes Education Class, Part 2, 9 a.m. – noon
FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 W. Stephenson Street, Freeport
Second of two classes. Classes are available only through physician referral and there is a charge to participate; call 815-599-6253 for more information.
NOV15 Blood Pressure Screening - Freeport, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. New Jerusalem Church of God, 4 E. Iroquois Street, Freeport
Blood Pressure Screening - Freeport, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
New Jerusalem Church of God, 4 E. Iroquois Street, Freeport
Open to the public; no cost or registration required.
NOV16 FHN Festival of Trees Gala, 7 – 10 p.m. Grand River Hall, 101 S. Liberty Street, Freeport
FHN Festival of Trees Gala, 7 – 10 p.m.
Grand River Hall, 101 S. Liberty Street, Freeport
You've got a date with fate! Join us for this year's FHN Festival of Trees Gala and enjoy a Casablanca-themed night of delicious food, drinks, silent auction shopping and casino fun! This year's Gala proceeds will benefit FHN Family Counseling Center, celebrating 50 years of serving northwest Illinois this year!
NOV17 FHN Festival of Trees Holiday Movie Series - The Grinch (PG), 10 a.m. Classic Cinemas Lindo Theatre, 115 S. Chicago Avenue, Freeport
FHN Festival of Trees Holiday Movie Series - The Grinch (PG), 10 a.m.
Classic Cinemas Lindo Theatre, 115 S. Chicago Avenue, Freeport
The Grinch (PG) hosted by FHN and Classic Cinemas Lindo Theatre. All tickets are $4, limited seating available; no advance ticket sales. All children attending will receive a special holiday gift.
NOV18 Santa Visit - Freeport Public Library, 1 – 4 p.m. Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street
Santa Visit - Freeport Public Library, 1 – 4 p.m.
Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street
No charge; visit with Santa and receive a holiday gift from FHN.
NOV18 FHN Festival of Trees Community Holiday Tree Lighting, 5 p.m. FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 West Stephenson Street, Freeport
FHN Festival of Trees Community Holiday Tree Lighting, 5 p.m.
In front of FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 W. Stephenson Street
Enjoy refreshments and holiday caroling, and special guests will be on hand to "flip the switch" and turn on Freeport's holiday tree. Santa will be there, so make sure the kids have their lists ready! Find out more.
NOV19 FHN Hospice Volunteer Training - Session 6 of 7, 2:30 – 5 p.m. FHN Hospice, 773 W. Lincoln Boulevard - Suite 403, Freeport
FHN Hospice Volunteer Training - Session 6 of 7, 2:30 – 5 p.m.
FHN Hospice Office, 773 West Lincoln, Freeport
Sixth of seven sessions. Free training provided by FHN Hospice for anyone interested in becoming a hospice volunteer. There is no obligation to volunteer, however those who wish to volunteer must attend all 7 sessions. For more information, call toll-free 1-877-6000-FHN (1-877-600-0346) ext. 960.
NOV20 Prenatal Class, 5 – 9 p.m. FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 West Stephenson Street, Freeport
Prenatal Class, 5 – 9 p.m.
FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 W. Stephenson Street, Freeport – Conference Dining Room
This class provides information about pregnancy, labor, delivery, cesarean sections and postpartum recovery. Registration is required; for more information or to register call 815-599-6221.
NOV20 The First Steps Grief Support Group, 10 – 11:30 a.m. FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 West Stephenson Street, Freeport
The First Steps Grief Support Group, 10 – 11:30 a.m.
FHN Memorial Hospital cafeteria meeting rooms – Lower Level
No charge; registration not required. For more information, call FHN Spiritual Care Coordinator Sean Huguenin at 815-599-6160.
NOV20 Blood Pressure Screening - Freeport, 4 – 6 p.m. Joseph's Pantry – Faith Center, 203 W. Pleasant, Freeport
Blood Pressure Screening - Freeport, 4 – 6 p.m.
Joseph's Pantry – Faith Center, 203 W. Pleasant, Freeport
Open to the public; no cost or registration required.
NOV24 FHN Festival of Trees Holiday Movie Series - Fantastic Beasts - The Crimes of Grindelwald (PG-13), 10 a.m. Classic Cinemas Lindo Theatre, 115 S. Chicago Avenue, Freeport
FHN Festival of Trees Holiday Movie Series - Fantastic Beasts - The Crimes of Grindelwald (PG-13), 10 a.m.
Classic Cinemas Lindo Theatre, 115 S. Chicago Avenue, Freeport
Fantastic Beasts - The Crimes of Grindelwald (PG-13) hosted by FHN and Classic Cinemas Lindo Theatre. All tickets are $4, limited seating available; no advance ticket sales. All children attending will receive a special holiday gift.
NOV24 Blood Pressure Screening - Freeport, 10 a.m. – noon Mount Calvary Food Pantry, 420 Challenge Street, Freeport
Blood Pressure Screening - Freeport, 10 a.m. – noon
Mount Calvary Food Pantry, 420 Challenge Street, Freeport
Open to the public; no cost or registration required.
NOV26 Living Through Grief, 6 – 7:30 p.m. FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 West Stephenson Street, Freeport
Living Through Grief, 6 – 7:30 p.m.
FHN Memorial Hospital Cafeteria Dining Rooms – Lower Level
For more information, call 815-599-7240.
NOV26 FHN Hospice Volunteer Training - Final Session of 7, 2:30 – 5 p.m. FHN Hospice, 773 W. Lincoln Boulevard - Suite 403, Freeport
FHN Hospice Volunteer Training - Final Session of 7, 2:30 – 5 p.m.
FHN Hospice Office, 773 West Lincoln, Freeport
Final of seven sessions. Free training provided by FHN Hospice for anyone interested in becoming a hospice volunteer. There is no obligation to volunteer, however those who wish to volunteer must attend all 7 sessions. For more information, call toll-free 1-877-6000-FHN (1-877-600-0346) ext. 960.
NOV26 Free Vein Screening, 3 – 6 p.m. FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 West Stephenson Street, Freeport
Free Vein Screening, 3 – 6 p.m.
FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 W. Stephenson Street
Achy, tired legs can be a symptom of venous disease. Schedule a free screening at the FHN Vein Center to see if our experts can help. Non-cosmetic treatment options are covered by most insurance carriers, including Medicaid. For an appointment, call 815-599-VEIN (8346).
NOV27 Santa Visit - Freeport Public Library, 5 – 7 p.m. Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street
Santa Visit - Freeport Public Library, 5 – 7 p.m.
Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street
No charge; visit with Santa and receive a holiday gift from FHN.
NOV27 Blood Pressure Screening - Pecatonica, 10 a.m. – noon United Methodist Church Food Pantry, 528 Washington Street, Pecatonica
Blood Pressure Screening - Pecatonica, 10 a.m. – noon
United Methodist Church Food Pantry, 528 Washington Street, Pecatonica
Open to the public; no cost or registration necessary.
NOV29 Santa Visit - Freeport Public Library, 5 – 7 p.m. Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street
Santa Visit - Freeport Public Library, 5 – 7 p.m.
Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street
No charge; visit with Santa and receive a holiday gift from FHN.