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JAN29 Blood Pressure Screening - Freeport, 9 – 11 a.m. Freeport Area Church Cooperative (FACC), 514 S. Chicago Avenue, Freeport
Blood Pressure Screening - Freeport, 9 – 11 a.m.
Freeport Area Church Cooperative (FACC), 514 S. Chicago Avenue, Freeport
Open to the public; no cost or registration required.
JAN29 Mobile Rx Pantry Program Pickup, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Fire Station #1, 904 S. Park Boulevard, Freeport
Mobile Rx Pantry Program Pickup, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Fire Station #1, 904 S. Park Boulevard, Freeport
Participants who have qualified and received a voucher can pick up their supply of produce, milk, eggs, and frozen and canned meats from the Mobile Rx Pantry program, a partnership between FHN's Connect the D.O.T.S. (Doors of Team Support) and the Northern Illinois Food Bank. Screenings are held at the pickup site from 11 a.m. – noon before each event and at every FHN Top 50 Blood Pressure Screening – a complete list is available on our online calendar. For more information, call 815-599-6402.
FEB01 Safe Sitter Essentials® with CPR, 9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 W. Stephenson Street
Safe Sitter Essentials® with CPR, 9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 W. Stephenson Street
Class designed to prepare students in grades 6 - 8 to be safe when they're home alone or babysitting. Full-day course is $50, which includes the Safe Sitter Essentials Student Handbook and completion card and basic CPR skill practice. (Class does not qualify for CPR certification.) Financial assistance is available for eligible students; call 815-599-6707 for more information about eligibility. Register online at www.fhn.org/safesittercpr.
FEB04 Rise 'n' Shine Breakfast, 7:30 a.m. Leonard C. Ferguson Cancer Center at FHN Memorial Hospital, 1163 W. Stephenson St.
Rise 'n' Shine Breakfast, 7:30 a.m.
Leonard C. Ferguson Cancer Center at FHN Memorial Hospital, 1163 W. Stephenson St.
Join FHN and the Greater Freeport Partnership on World Cancer Day for a special Tuesday Rise 'n' Shine Breakfast. Discover the latest in state-of-the-art cancer care at a university level, close to home, meet our staff, and enjoy a full breakfast.
FEB04 Breastfeeding Class, 7 – 9 p.m. FHN Memorial Hospital - Conference Dining Room
Breastfeeding Class, 7 – 9 p.m.
FHN Memorial Hospital - Conference Dining Room
Instructor is Annette Gielenfeldt. Register at fhn.org/ob, or for more information, call 815-599-6221.
FEB10 Living Through Grief, 6 – 7:30 p.m. FHN Memorial Hospital Cafeteria Dining Rooms – Lower Level
Living Through Grief, 6 – 7:30 p.m.
FHN Memorial Hospital Cafeteria Dining Rooms – Lower Level
For more information, call 815-599-7240.
FEB11 Prenatal Class, 6 – 8:30 p.m. FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 W. Stephenson Street, Conference Dining Room
Prenatal Class, 6 – 8:30 p.m.
FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 W. Stephenson Street, Conference Dining Room
This class provides information about pregnancy, labor, delivery, cesarean sections and postpartum recovery. Register at fhn.org/ob, or for more information, call 815-599-6221.
FEB11 Blood Pressure Screening - Freeport, 10:30 a.m. – noon Golden Meals, 524 W. Stephenson Street, rear entrance, lower level, Freeport
Blood Pressure Screening - Freeport, 10:30 a.m. – noon
Golden Meals, 524 W. Stephenson Street, rear entrance, lower level, Freeport
Open to the public; no cost or registration required.
FEB12 Mobile Rx Pantry Program Pickup, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Fire Station #1, 904 S. Park Boulevard, Freeport
Mobile Rx Pantry Program Pickup, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Fire Station #1, 904 S. Park Boulevard, Freeport
Participants who have qualified and received a voucher can pick up their supply of produce, milk, eggs, and frozen and canned meats from the Mobile Rx Pantry program, a partnership between FHN's Connect the D.O.T.S. (Doors of Team Support) and the Northern Illinois Food Bank. Screenings are held at the pickup site from 10 a.m. – noon before each event and at every FHN Top 50 Blood Pressure Screening – a complete list is available on our online calendar. For more information, call 815-599-6402.
FEB12 FHN Speaker Series: Take Your Heart to Heart, 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. FHN Family Healthcare Center - Burchard Hills, Freeport
FHN Speaker Series: Take Your Heart to Heart, 5:30 – 6:30 p.m.
FHN Family Healthcare Center - Burchard Hills, Freeport
Join FHN Nurse Practitioner Kristine Fosler for a talk about the latest in cardiology diagnostics and care at FHN. Free and open to the public; registration is requested. Register online at www.fhn.org/speakerseries or call toll-free 1-877-6000-FHN (1-877-600-0346) ext. 901.
FEB12 Blood Pressure Screening - Lena, 12:30 – 1:30 p.m. St. John's Lutheran Church, 625 Country Lane, Lena
Blood Pressure Screening - Lena, 12:30 – 1:30 p.m.
St. John's Lutheran Church, 625 Country Lane, Lena
Open to the public; no cost or registration required.
FEB12 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.
FEB13 Blood Pressure Screening - Freeport, 10 a.m. – noon Salvation Army, 106 W. Exchange Street, Freeport
Blood Pressure Screening - Freeport, 10 a.m. – noon
Salvation Army, 106 W. Exchange Street, Freeport
Open to the public; no cost or registration required.
FEB14 Blood Pressure, Glucose and Foot Screening, 10 a.m. – noon Golden Meals, 524 W. Stephenson Street, rear entrance, lower level, Freeport
Blood Pressure, Glucose and Foot Screening, 10 a.m. – noon
Golden Meals, 524 W. Stephenson Street, rear entrance, lower level, 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 the glucose screening.
FEB18 Prenatal Class, 6 – 8:30 p.m. FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 W. Stephenson Street, Conference Dining Room
Prenatal Class, 6 – 8:30 p.m.
FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 W. Stephenson Street, Conference Dining Room
This class provides information about pregnancy, labor, delivery, cesarean sections and postpartum recovery. Register at fhn.org/ob, or for more information, call 815-599-6221.
FEB18 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.
FEB18 The First Steps Grief Support Group, 10 – 11:30 a.m. FHN Memorial Hospital cafeteria meeting rooms – Lower Level
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.
FEB20 Perinatal Loss Support Group, 6:30 – 8 p.m. FHN Memorial Hospital cafeteria meeting rooms – Lower Level
Perinatal Loss Support Group, 6:30 – 8 p.m.
FHN Memorial Hospital cafeteria meeting rooms – 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. For more information or to register, call 815-599-6160.
FEB20 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.
FEB22 Blood Pressure Screening - Freeport, 10 a.m. – noon Mt. Calvary Church of God in Christ, 420 Challenge Street, Freeport
Blood Pressure Screening - Freeport, 10 a.m. – noon
Mt. Calvary Church of God in Christ, 420 Challenge Street, Freeport
Open to the public; no cost or registration required.
FEB22 Blood Pressure Screening - Pearl City, 9 – 11 a.m. Pearl City United Methodist Church, 411 S. Main, Pearl City
Blood Pressure Screening - Pearl City, 9 – 11 a.m.
Pearl City United Methodist Church, 411 S. Main, Pearl City
Open to the public; no cost or registration required.
FEB24 Living Through Grief, 6 – 7:30 p.m. FHN Memorial Hospital Cafeteria Dining Rooms – Lower Level
Living Through Grief, 6 – 7:30 p.m.
FHN Memorial Hospital Cafeteria Dining Rooms – Lower Level
For more information, call 815-599-7240.
FEB26 Blood Pressure Screening - Freeport, 9 – 11:30 a.m. Freeport Area Church Cooperative (FACC), 514 S. Chicago Avenue
Blood Pressure Screening - Freeport, 9 – 11:30 a.m.
Freeport Area Church Cooperative (FACC), 514 S. Chicago Avenue
Open to the public; no cost or registration required.
FEB26 Mobile Rx Pantry Program Pickup, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Fire Station #1, 904 S. Park Boulevard, Freeport
Mobile Rx Pantry Program Pickup, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Fire Station #1, 904 S. Park Boulevard, Freeport
Participants who have qualified and received a voucher can pick up their supply of produce, milk, eggs, and frozen and canned meats from the Mobile Rx Pantry program, a partnership between FHN's Connect the D.O.T.S. (Doors of Team Support) and the Northern Illinois Food Bank. Screenings are held at the pickup site from 11 a.m. – noon before each event and at every FHN Top 50 Blood Pressure Screening – a complete list is available on our online calendar. For more information, call 815-599-6402.
FEB27 Blood Pressure Screening - Freeport, 10 a.m. – noon Salvation Army, 106 W. Exchange Street, Freeport
Blood Pressure Screening - Freeport, 10 a.m. – noon
Salvation Army, 106 W. Exchange Street, Freeport
Open to the public; no cost or registration required.
FEB29 Heartsaver® First Aid, CPR & AED, 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. FHN Memorial Hospital, lower level, 1045 W. 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. 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.