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OCT17 FHN Ole Time Fall Into Winter Craft Show, 7 a.m. – 6 p.m. FHN Memorial Hospital, lower level, 1045 W. Stephenson Street, Freeport
FHN Ole Time Fall Into Winter Craft Show, 7 a.m. – 6 p.m.
FHN Memorial Hospital, lower level, 1045 W. Stephenson Street, Freeport
Shop a large variety of crafted items for gift giving and home decor. When you make a purchase, you'll be entered into a drawing to receive one of a variety of items (there will be multiple winners). $2 suggested entry donation; children under 12 are free. Cash, checks or payroll deductions – no credit cards accepted. Proceeds benefit FHN's 2019 United Way campaign.
OCT17 Blood Pressure Screening - Freeport, 11 a.m. – noon New Jerusalem Church of God, 4 E. Iroquois Street, Freeport
Blood Pressure Screening - Freeport, 11 a.m. – noon
New Jerusalem Church of God, 4 E. Iroquois Street, Freeport
Open to the public; no cost or registration required.
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.
OCT17 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 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.
OCT18 FHN Ole Time Fall Into Winter Craft Show, 7 a.m. – 4 p.m. FHN Memorial Hospital, lower level, 1045 W. Stephenson Street, Freeport
FHN Ole Time Fall Into Winter Craft Show, 7 a.m. – 4 p.m.
FHN Memorial Hospital, lower level, 1045 W. Stephenson Street, Freeport
Shop a large variety of crafted items for gift giving and home decor. When you make a purchase, you'll be entered into a drawing to receive one of a variety of items (there will be multiple winners). $2 suggested entry donation; children under 12 are free. Cash, checks or payroll deductions – no credit cards accepted. Proceeds benefit FHN's 2019 United Way campaign.
OCT18 Flu Shot Clinic - Freeport, 2 – 4 p.m. State Bank, 1718 Dirck Drive, Freeport
Flu Shot Clinic - Freeport, 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. All clinics based on availability of vaccine. For more information, call 815-599-7437.
OCT21 A Slice of Time Just For You!, 5:30 p.m. Cannova's, 1101 W. Empire Street, Freeport
A Slice of Time Just For You!, 5:30 p.m.
Cannova's, 1101 W. Empire Street, Freeport
Tonights event is fully booked. If you want to be placed on the waiting list, please call 1-877-600-0346 ext. 901.
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.
OCT22 Flu Shot Clinic - Shannon, 10 a.m. – noon Bethel United Methodist Church, 217 S. Hickory, Shannon
Flu Shot Clinic - Shannon, 10 a.m. – noon
Bethel United Methodist Church, 217 S. Hickory, 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.
OCT22 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.
OCT23 Managing Early Grief: The First Year After a Loss, 6 – 8 p.m. FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 West Stephenson Street, Freeport
Managing Early Grief: The First Year After a Loss, 6 – 8 p.m.
FHN Memorial Hospital Private Dining Rooms, Lower Level, 1045 W. Stephenson Street
Week 6. This 9-week support group is 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.
OCT23 Flu Shot Clinic and Blood Pressure Screening, 9 a.m. – noon Carroll County Senior Center, 306 N. Main Street, Mount Carroll
Flu Shot Clinic and Blood Pressure Screening, 9 a.m. – noon
Carroll County Senior Center, 306 N. Main Street, 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. No cost or registration required for the blood pressure screening. For more information, call 815-599-7437.
OCT24 Free Vein Screening, 2 – 5 p.m. FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 West Stephenson Street, Freeport
Free Vein Screening, 2 – 5 p.m.
FHN Memorial Hospital
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).
OCT24 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.
OCT24 Flu Shot Clinic and Blood Pressure Screening, 10:30 – 11:30 a.m. Liberty Village Estates, 2140 Navajo Drive, Freeport
Flu Shot Clinic and Blood Pressure Screening, 10:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Liberty Village Estates, 2140 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. All clinics based on availability of vaccine. No cost or registration required for the blood pressure screening. For more information, call 815-599-7437.
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.
OCT25 Flu Shot Clinic - Stockton, 4 – 6 p.m. Sullivan's Foods, 103 W. North Avenue, 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.
OCT25 Flu Shot Clinic - Lena, 1 – 3 p.m. Sullivan's Foods, 201 Dodds Drive, 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.
OCT26 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.
OCT26 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.
OCT27 Flu Shot Clinic - Freeport, 8:30 – 10:30 a.m. Faith United Methodist Church, 1440 S. Walnut Street, Freeport
Flu Shot Clinic - Freeport, 8:30 – 10:30 a.m.
Faith United Methodist Church, 1440 S. Walnut Street, 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.
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.
OCT28 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.
OCT29 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.
OCT29 Blood Pressure Screening - Freeport, 10:30 a.m. – 2 p.m. St. Paul Missionary Church, 607 E. Stephenson Street, Freeport
Blood Pressure Screening - Freeport, 10:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.
St. Paul Missionary Church, 607 E. Stephenson Street, Freeport
Open to the public; no cost or registration required.
OCT29 Mobile Rx Pantry Program Pickup, Noon – 2 p.m. St. Paul Missionary Baptist Church, 607 E. Stephenson Street, #641, Freeport
Mobile Rx Pantry Program Pickup, Noon – 2 p.m.
St. Paul Missionary Baptist Church, 607 E. Stephenson Street, #641, 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.
OCT30 Managing Early Grief: The First Year After a Loss, 6 – 8 p.m. FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 West Stephenson Street, Freeport
Managing Early Grief: The First Year After a Loss, 6 – 8 p.m.
FHN Memorial Hospital Private Dining Rooms, Lower Level, 1045 W. Stephenson Street
Week 7. This 9-week support group is 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 Flu Shot Clinic - Pearl City, 2 – 6 p.m. Pearl City State Bank, 215 S. Main, Pearl City
Flu Shot Clinic - Pearl City, 2 – 6 p.m.
Pearl City State Bank, 215 S. Main, 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.
NOV03 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.
NOV04 Flu Shot Clinic - Freeport, 9 a.m. – noon Fitness Lifestyles, 641 W. Stephenson Street, Freeport
Flu Shot Clinic - Freeport, 9 a.m. – noon
Fitness Lifestyles, 641 W. Stephenson Street, 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.
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.
NOV05 Flu Shot Clinic and Blood Pressure Screening, 9 a.m. – noon St. John's Lutheran Church, 625 Country Lane, Lena
Flu Shot Clinic and Blood Pressure Screening, 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. No cost or registration necessary for blood pressure screening. For more information, call 815-599-7437.
NOV05 Adult Diabetes Support Group, 1 – 2 p.m. FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 West Stephenson Street, Freeport
Adult Diabetes Support Group, 1 – 2 p.m.
FHN Memorial Hospital Globe Room – Lower Level
Holiday party. No charge; registration not required. For more information, call 815-599-6253.
NOV06 Blood Pressure Screening - Freeport, 9 – 11:30 a.m. FACC, 514 S. Chicago Avenue, Freeport
Blood Pressure Screening - Freeport, 9 – 11:30 a.m.
FACC, 514 S. Chicago Avenue, Freeport
Open to the public; no cost or registration required.
NOV06 Managing Early Grief: The First Year After a Loss, 6 – 8 p.m. FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 West Stephenson Street, Freeport
Managing Early Grief: The First Year After a Loss, 6 – 8 p.m.
FHN Memorial Hospital Private Dining Rooms, Lower Level, 1045 W. Stephenson Street
Week 8. This 9-week support group is 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.
NOV06 Flu Shot Clinic - Davis, 1 – 3 p.m. State Bank of Davis, 100 Ill. Route 75, Davis
Flu Shot Clinic - Davis, 1 – 3 p.m.
State Bank of Davis, 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.
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.
NOV07 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.
NOV07 Flu Shot Clinic and Blood Pressure Screening, 9 – 11:30 a.m. Lake Summerset Office, 1202 Lake Summerset Road, Davis
Flu Shot Clinic and Blood Pressure Screening, 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. No cost or registration required for blood pressure screening.For more information, call 815-599-7437.
NOV08 Blood Pressure and Glucose Screening, 10 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Golden Meals, 524 W. Stephenson Street, rear entrance, lower level, Freeport
Blood Pressure and Glucose Screening, 10 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
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 glucose screening.
NOV09 Flu Shot Clinic - Savanna, 9 a.m. – noon Sullivan's Foods, 217 Chicago Avenue, Savanna
Flu Shot Clinic - Savanna, 9 a.m. – noon
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.
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.
NOV09 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.
NOV11 Blood Pressure Screening - Freeport, 10:30 a.m. – 2 p.m. St. Paul Missionary Baptist Church, 607 E. Stephenson Street, Freeport
Blood Pressure Screening - Freeport, 10:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.
St. Paul Missionary Baptist Church, 607 E. Stephenson Street, Freeport
Open to the public; no cost or registration required.
NOV11 Mobile Rx Pantry Program Pickup, Noon – 2 p.m. St. Paul Missionary Baptist Church, 607 E. Stephenson Street, #641, Freeport
Mobile Rx Pantry Program Pickup, Noon – 2 p.m.
St. Paul Missionary Baptist Church, 607 E. Stephenson Street, #641, 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.
NOV11 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.
NOV11 Parkinson's Support Group, 1:30 – 2:30 p.m. Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 118 E. Mason Street, Lena
Parkinson's Support Group, 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 Blood Pressure Screening - Freeport, 10:30 a.m. – noon Golden Meals, 524 W. Stephenson, rear entrance, lower level, Freeport
Blood Pressure Screening - Freeport, 10:30 a.m. – noon
Golden Meals, 524 W. Stephenson, rear entrance, lower level, Freeport
Open to the public; no cost or registration required.
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.
NOV13 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.
NOV13 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.
NOV13 Managing Early Grief: The First Year After a Loss, 6 – 8 p.m. FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 West Stephenson Street, Freeport
Managing Early Grief: The First Year After a Loss, 6 – 8 p.m.
FHN Memorial Hospital Private Dining Rooms, Lower Level, 1045 W. Stephenson Street
Week 9. This 9-week support group is 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.
NOV13 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 Blood Pressure and Glucose Screening, 8 a.m. – noon Salvation Army, 106 W. Exchange Street, Freeport
Blood Pressure and Glucose Screening, 8 a.m. – noon
Salvation Army, 106 W. Exchange Street, Freeport
Open to the public; no cost or registration required. Glucose screenings end at 10:30 a.m. Please do not eat or drink anything for 8 hours prior to the glucose screening.
NOV19 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.
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.
NOV19 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.
NOV19 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
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).
NOV21 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.
NOV21 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 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.
NOV22 FHN Festival of Trees Gala - Casino Royale, 7 – 11 p.m. Grand River Hall, 101 S. Liberty Ave., in Freeport
FHN Festival of Trees Gala - Casino Royale, 7 – 11 p.m.
Grand River Hall, 101 S. Liberty Ave., in Freeport
Enjoy a huge hors d'oeuvres buffet, music, dancing, and a holiday silent auction while trying your hand at James Bond-quality casino games from roulette to blackjack. This year's FHN Festival of Trees Gala will provide funding for a new Behavioral Health Stabilization Unit for FHN Family Counseling. Help us support the continuation and expansion of numerous therapies and programs for all sorts of life's challenges for our community. Purchase your ticket by Friday, November 1 for $65 for a single ticket or $120 for two. After November 1, ticket prices are $75 for a single ticket or $130 for two; purchase online at fhn.org/gala.
NOV22 Flu Shot Clinic and Blood Pressure Screening, 9 a.m. – noon Carroll County Senior Center, 306 N. Main Street, Mount Carroll
Flu Shot Clinic and Blood Pressure Screening, 9 a.m. – noon
Carroll County Senior Center, 306 N. Main Street, 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. Blood pressure screening is free and open to the public; no registration is required. For more information, call 815-599-7437.
NOV23 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.
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.
NOV23 FHN Festival of Trees Holiday Movie Series - Frozen II (PG), 10 a.m. Classic Cinemas Lindo Theatre, 115 S. Chicago Avenue, Freeport
FHN Festival of Trees Holiday Movie Series - Frozen II (PG), 10 a.m.
Classic Cinemas Lindo Theatre, 115 S. Chicago Avenue, Freeport
Frozen II (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.
NOV24 Santa Visit, 1 – 4 p.m. Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street, Freeport
Santa Visit, 1 – 4 p.m.
Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street, Freeport
No charge; visit with Santa and receive a holiday gift from FHN.
NOV24 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, Freeport
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! No charge.
NOV25 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.
NOV25 Mobile Rx Pantry Program Pickup, Noon – 2 p.m. Freeport Lincoln Mall, 1255 W. Galena Avenue, Freeport
Mobile Rx Pantry Program Pickup, Noon – 2 p.m.
Freeport Lincoln Mall, 1255 W. Galena Avenue, 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.
NOV25 Blood Pressure Screening - Freeport, 10:30 a.m. – 2 p.m. Freeport Lincoln Mall, 1255 W. Galena Avenue, Freeport
Blood Pressure Screening - Freeport, 10:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Freeport Lincoln Mall, 1255 W. Galena Avenue, Freeport
Open to the public; no cost or registration required.
NOV26 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.
NOV26 Santa Visit, 5 – 7 p.m. Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street, Freeport
Santa Visit, 5 – 7 p.m.
Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street, Freeport
No charge; visit with Santa and receive a holiday gift from FHN.
NOV28 Santa Visit, 5 – 7 p.m. Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street, Freeport
Santa Visit, 5 – 7 p.m.
Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street, Freeport
No charge; visit with Santa and receive a holiday gift from FHN.
NOV30 Santa Visit, 1 – 3 p.m. Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street, Freeport
Santa Visit, 1 – 3 p.m.
Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street, Freeport
No charge; visit with Santa and receive a holiday gift from FHN.
NOV30 FHN Festival of Trees Holiday Movie Series - Polar Express (G), 10 a.m. Classic Cinemas Lindo Theatre, 115 S. Chicago Avenue, Freeport
FHN Festival of Trees Holiday Movie Series - Polar Express (G), 10 a.m.
Classic Cinemas Lindo Theatre, 115 S. Chicago Avenue, Freeport
Polar Express (G) hosted by FHN and Classic Cinemas Lindo Theatre. No charge, limited seating available; no advance ticket sales. All children attending will receive a special holiday gift.