Calendar – Training and Education

Classes & Events
NOV04 FHN Hospice Volunteer Training, 2:30 – 5 p.m. FHN Family Healthcare Center – Burchard Hills, 1010 W. Fairway Drive
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 - Conference Dining Room
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, lower level, 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.
NOV18 Stephenson County Early Learning Checkups, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street, Freeport
Stephenson County Early Learning Checkups, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street, Freeport
Free Early Learning Checkup lets parents know how their child is developing and how they can help him or her even more. Children 2 months to 3 years old in Stephenson County may be eligible for service to help them become ready for school and reach their potential. By appointment only; call FHN Family Counseling Center Parent Enrichment Program at 815-599-7315 to schedule an appointment.
NOV19 Prenatal Class, 5 – 9 p.m. FHN Memorial Hospital – Conference Dining Room
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.
NOV22 Talk: Anemia, 1 – 2 p.m. Prairie View Assisted Living, 500 E. McNair Road, Winnebago
Talk: Anemia, 1 – 2 p.m.
Prairie View Assisted Living, 500 E. McNair Road, Winnebago
Open to the public; no cost or registration required.
DEC03 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. Registration is required; for more information or to register, call 815-599-6221.
DEC18 Talk: Incontinence, 10:30 – 11:30 a.m. WinnPrairie, 1545 S. Forest Road, Freeport
Talk: Incontinence, 10:30 – 11:30 a.m.
WinnPrairie, 1545 S. Forest Road, Freeport
Open to the public; no cost or registration required.
DEC27 Talk: Incontinence, 1 – 2 p.m. Prairie View Assisted Living, 500 E. McNair Road, Winnebago
Talk: Incontinence, 1 – 2 p.m.
Prairie View Assisted Living, 500 E. McNair Road, Winnebago
Open to the public; no cost or registration required.