Calendar - Training and Education

Classes & Events
OCT14 FHN Hospice Volunteer Training, 2:30 – 5 p.m. FHN Family Healthcare Center – Burchard Hills, 1010 W. Fairway Drive, Freeport
FHN Hospice Volunteer Training, 2:30 – 5 p.m.
FHN Family Healthcare Center – Burchard Hills, 1010 W. Fairway Drive
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 or to register, call 815-599-7240.
OCT14 Safe Sitter Essentials® with CPR, 9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 West Stephenson Street, Freeport
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.
OCT15 Prenatal Class, 5 – 9 p.m. FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 West Stephenson Street, Freeport
Prenatal Class, 5 – 9 p.m.
FHN Memorial Hospital – 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.
OCT17 Memory Cafe, 1 – 3 p.m. SR Center, 216 E. Stephenson Street, Freeport
Memory Cafe, 1 – 3 p.m.
SR Center, 216 E. Stephenson Street, Freeport
Open to the public; no cost or registration required.
OCT21 FHN Hospice Volunteer Training, 2:30 – 5 p.m. FHN Family Healthcare Center – Burchard Hills, 1010 W. Fairway Drive, Freeport
FHN Hospice Volunteer Training, 2:30 – 5 p.m.
FHN Family Healthcare Center – Burchard Hills, 1010 W. Fairway Drive
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 or to register, call 815-599-7240.
OCT25 Talk: Hypertension, 1 – 2 p.m. Prairie View Assisted Living, 500 E. McNair Road, Winnebago
Talk: Hypertension, 1 – 2 p.m.
Prairie View Assisted Living, 500 E. McNair Road, Winnebago
Open to the public; no cost or registration required.
OCT28 FHN Hospice Volunteer Training, 2:30 – 5 p.m. FHN Family Healthcare Center – Burchard Hills, 1010 W. Fairway Drive, Freeport
FHN Hospice Volunteer Training, 2:30 – 5 p.m.
FHN Family Healthcare Center – Burchard Hills, 1010 W. Fairway Drive
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 or to register, call 815-599-7240.
NOV04 FHN Hospice Volunteer Training, 2:30 – 5 p.m. FHN Family Healthcare Center – Burchard Hills, 1010 W. Fairway Drive, Freeport
FHN Hospice Volunteer Training, 2:30 – 5 p.m.
FHN Family Healthcare Center – Burchard Hills, 1010 W. Fairway Drive
Last 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 or to register, call 815-599-7240.
NOV06 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 - 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.
NOV09 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, 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.
NOV12 Community Health Forum: Medical and Recreational Cannabis, 5:30 p.m. Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street
Community Health Forum: Medical and Recreational Cannabis, 5:30 p.m.
Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street
Dr. Jack Herrmann will discuss the latest news in the debate on the legalities and usefulness of marijuana. Presented by the Stephenson County Health Department and FHN; no registration is necessary. Open to the public; refreshments will be served.
NOV19 Prenatal Class, 5 – 9 p.m. FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 West Stephenson Street, Freeport
Prenatal Class, 5 – 9 p.m.
FHN Memorial Hospital – 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.
NOV23 Safe Sitter Essentials® with CPR, 9:30 a.m. – 3 p.m. FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 West Stephenson Street, Freeport
Safe Sitter Essentials® with CPR, 9:30 a.m. – 3 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.