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MAY25 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.
MAY25 Crooked River 5K Walk/Run, 8 a.m. Pecatonica Library, 400 W. 11th Street, Pecatonica
Crooked River 5K Walk/Run, 8 a.m.
Pecatonica Library, 400 W. 11th Street, Pecatonica
FHN is proud to be a sponsor of this fund-raising, family-friendly event benefiting the Friends of the Pecatonica Public Library. Pre-register or get more information at runsignup.com. Adults $25/Kids 0-17 $12.50.
MAY25 Safe Sitter Essentials, 9 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 West Stephenson Street, Freeport
Safe Sitter Essentials, 9 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
FHN Memorial Hospital, Freeport
Class designed to prepare students in grades 6 – 8 to be safe when they're home alone or babysitting. Full-day course is $45, which includes the Safe Sitter® Essentials Student Handbook and completion card. Financial assistance is available for eligible students; call 815-599-6707 for more information about eligibility. Register online at www.fhn.org/safesitter.
MAY27 Freeport Memorial Day Parade, 10 a.m. Downtown Freeport - 10 a.m.
Freeport Memorial Day Parade, 10 a.m.
Downtown Freeport - 10 a.m.
Watch for your friends and neighbors from FHN in our blue shirts! We're proud to be a part of your community and march in this annual parade.
MAY27 Pecatonica Memorial Day Parade, 2 p.m. Downtown Pecatonica - 2 p.m.
Pecatonica Memorial Day Parade, 2 p.m.
Downtown Pecatonica - 2 p.m.
Watch for your friends and neighbors from FHN in our blue shirts! We're proud to be a part of your community and march in this annual parade.
MAY28 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.
MAY29 FHN Sports Physical Clinic - Aquin and Pearl City, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. FHN Family Healthcare Center – Highland View Drive, 3001 Highland View Drive, Freeport
FHN Sports Physical Clinic - Aquin and Pearl City, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
FHN Family Healthcare Center - Highland View Drive, 3001 Highland View Drive, Freeport
$20 sports physical meets Illinois eligibility requirements for all sports and is good through the 2019-2020 school year. FHN will donate the proceeds of this clinic to each student's choice of Aquin or Pearl City schools. No appointment is needed. The IESA/IHSA Sports Physical Form must be completed and signed by a parent or guardian before the physical. If a parent does not accompany the athlete, the student must bring a filled out and signed Consent for Medical Care form to the physical. Forms are available at www.fhn.org.
MAY30 FHN Sports Physical Clinic - Chadwick/Milledgeville, 2 – 4 p.m. Chadwick Junior High, 15 School Street, Chadwick
FHN Sports Physical Clinic - Chadwick/Milledgeville, 2 – 4 p.m.
Chadwick Junior High, 15 School Street, Chadwick
$20 sports physical meets Illinois eligibility requirements for all sports and is good through the 2019-2020 school year. FHN will donate the proceeds of this clinic to Chadwick/Milledgeville schools. No appointment is needed. The IESA/IHSA Sports Physical Form must be completed and signed by a parent or guardian before the physical. If a parent does not accompany the athlete, the student must bring a filled out and signed Consent for Medical Care form to the physical. Forms are available at www.fhn.org.
JUN01 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.
JUN04 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 Memorial Room – Lower Level
Topic is healthy picnic foods. No charge; registration not required. For more information, call 815-599-6253.
JUN04 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.
JUN05 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.
JUN06 Dr. Allen Workman Retirement Open House, 5 – 7 p.m. FHN Family Healthcare Center – Highland View Drive, 3001 Highland View Drive, Freeport
Dr. Allen Workman Retirement Open House, 5 – 7 p.m.
FHN Family Healthcare Center – Highland View Drive
You're Invited to Celebrate with Dr. Workman
After a long and distinguished career, Allen Workman, MD, is retiring from FHN in June. For several decades, he has provided professional healthcare services to scores of area families, first at the former Family Medical Services and now at our Highland View Drive offices. He has been an integral part of the FHN staff and an important ally to many people within the community.

Please join us at an open house to wish him well!
Thursday, June 6, 2019
5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
FHN Family Healthcare Center – Highland View Drive
JUN08 Orangeville Firemen's Festival Parade, 11 a.m. Orangeville
Orangeville Firemen's Festival Parade, 11 a.m.
Orangeville
Watch for your friends and neighbors from FHN in our blue shirts! We're proud to be a part of your community and march in this annual parade.
JUN08 German Valley Days Run the Valley 5K Run, 8 a.m. Ben Miller Park, 865 Church Street, German Valley
German Valley Days Run the Valley 5K Run, 8 a.m.
Ben Miller Park, 865 Church Street, German Valley
FHN is proud to be a sponsor of this fun community activity! For more information, visit www.germanvalleydays.com.
JUN08 Heartsaver® Pediatric First Aid, CPR & AED, 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 West Stephenson Street, Freeport
Heartsaver® Pediatric First Aid, CPR & AED, 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
FHN Memorial Hospital Conference Dining Room, lower level
Hands-on learning program to teach members how to perform high-quality CPR, first aid, and proper Automated External Defibrillator (AED) use specific to infants and children. The course is $60, which includes student workbook and CPR certification card that is valid for 2 years.For more information or to register, use our registration form, or you can call 815-599-6707 or email coil@fhn.org
JUN10 Safe Sitter Essentials, 9 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 West Stephenson Street, Freeport
Safe Sitter Essentials, 9 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
FHN Memorial Hospital, Freeport
Class designed to prepare students in grades 6 – 8 to be safe when they're home alone or babysitting. Full-day course is $45, which includes the Safe Sitter® Essentials Student Handbook and completion card. Financial assistance is available for eligible students; call 815-599-6707 for more information about eligibility. Register online at www.fhn.org/safesitter.
JUN10 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.
JUN10 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.
JUN11 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.
JUN11 Community Health Forum: Get Moving I: Exercise and Cancer, 5:30 p.m. Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street
Community Health Forum: Get Moving I: Exercise and Cancer, 5:30 p.m.
Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street
FHN Medical Oncologist Arshad Shaikh, MD will talk about the importance of exercise to prevent numerous types of cancer. Are obesity and a sedentary lifestyle associated with an increase in cancer rates among people of all ages? What explains the increase in cancer rates among the "Millennial Generation"? What can we do to minimize our risk of developing cancer? Presented by the Stephenson County Health Department and FHN; no registration is necessary. Open to the public; refreshments will be served.
JUN12 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.
JUN12 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.
JUN12 FHN Sports Physical Clinic - Forreston, 1 – 5 p.m. FHN Family Healthcare Center – Forreston, 803 First Avenue, Forreston
FHN Sports Physical Clinic - Forreston, 1 – 5 p.m.
FHN Family Healthcare Center – Forreston, 803 First Avenue, Forreston
$20 sports physical meets Illinois eligibility requirements for all sports and is good through the 2019-2020 school year. FHN will donate the proceeds of this clinic to Forrestville Valley schools. The IESA/IHSA Sports Physical Form must be completed and signed by a parent or guardian before the physical. If a parent does not accompany the athlete, the student must bring a filled out and signed Consent for Medical Care form to the physical. Forms are available at www.fhn.org. Call 815-938-3130 for an appointment.
JUN12 FHN Speaker Series: It's Never Too Early to Plan Ahead, 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. FHN Family Healthcare Center – Burchard Hills, 1010 W. Fairway Drive, Freeport
FHN Speaker Series: It's Never Too Early to Plan Ahead, 5:30 – 6:30 p.m.
FHN Family Healthcare Center – Burchard Hills, Freeport
Join FHN physician Rebecca Pedersen, MD, for a frank, open discussion about advance directives. While no one really likes thinking about how we'd like to spend our last days, making decisions about your care is just as important as deciding your insurance beneficiary. Open to the public and free to attend; refreshments will be served. Register online at www.fhn.org/advancedirectives or by calling toll-free 1-877-6000-FHN (1-877-600-0346) ext. 901.
JUN13 Glucose and Blood Pressure Screening, 8 a.m. – noon Salvation Army, 106 W. Exchange Street, Freeport
Glucose and Blood Pressure 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 other than water for 8 hours prior to the glucose screening.
JUN14 Glucose, Blood Pressure, and Foot Screening, 10 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Golden Meals, 524 W. Stephenson, rear entrance, lower level, Freeport
Glucose, Blood Pressure, and Foot Screening, 10 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Golden Meals, 524 W. Stephenson, 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.
JUN17 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, 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).
JUN18 FHN Sports Physical Clinic - Stockton, 2 – 5 p.m. FHN Family Healthcare Center – Stockton, 725 North Pearl Street, Stockton
FHN Sports Physical Clinic - Stockton, 2 – 5 p.m.
FHN Family Healthcare Center – Stockton, 725 N. Pearl Street, Stockton
$20 sports physical meets Illinois eligibility requirements for all sports and is good through the 2019-2020 school year. FHN will donate the proceeds of this clinic to Stockton High School. The IESA/IHSA Sports Physical Form must be completed and signed by a parent or guardian before the physical. If a parent does not accompany the athlete, the student must bring a filled out and signed Consent for Medical Care form to the physical. Forms are available at www.fhn.org. Call 815-947-3211 for an appointment.
JUN18 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.
JUN18 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.
JUN18 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.
JUN20 FHN Sports Physical Clinic - Eastland, 2 – 5 p.m. FHN Family Healthcare Center – Lanark, 602 West Olympic Drive, Lanark
FHN Sports Physical Clinic - Eastland, 2 – 5 p.m.
FHN Family Healthcare Center – Lanark, 602 W. Olympic Drive, Lanark
$20 sports physical meets Illinois eligibility requirements for all sports and is good through the 2019-2020 school year. FHN will donate the proceeds of this clinic to Eastland High School. The IESA/IHSA Sports Physical Form must be completed and signed by a parent or guardian before the physical. If a parent does not accompany the athlete, the student must bring a filled out and signed Consent for Medical Care form to the physical. Forms are available at www.fhn.org. Call 815-493-6341 for an appointment.
JUN20 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.
JUN20 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.
JUN22 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.
JUN22 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.
JUN22 Stephenson County Ag Breakfast, 6 – 10 a.m. Stephenson County Fairgrounds, Freeport
Stephenson County Ag Breakfast, 6 – 10 a.m.
Stephenson County Fairgrounds, Freeport
FHN is proud to be a part of this fun community activity. Watch for your friends and neighbors from FHN in our blue shirts!
JUN23 Dairy Days Parade, 1 p.m. Downtown Freeport
Dairy Days Parade, 1 p.m.
Downtown Freeport
Watch for your friends and neighbors from FHN in our blue shirts! We're proud to be a part of your community and march in this annual parade.
JUN24 FHN Sports Physical Clinic - Lena-Winslow, 4 – 6 p.m. FHN Family Healthcare Center – Lena, 160 West Main Street, Lena
FHN Sports Physical Clinic - Lena-Winslow, 4 – 6 p.m.
FHN Family Healthcare Center – Lena, 160 W. Main Street, Lena
$20 sports physical meets Illinois eligibility requirements for all sports and is good through the 2019-2020 school year. FHN will donate the proceeds of this clinic to Lena-Winslow schools. The IESA/IHSA Sports Physical Form must be completed and signed by a parent or guardian before the physical. If a parent does not accompany the athlete, the student must bring a filled out and signed Consent for Medical Care form to the physical. Forms are available at www.fhn.org. Call 815-369-3300 for an appointment.
JUN24 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.
JUN25 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.
JUN27 Memory Cafe, 1 – 3 p.m. Senior Resource Center, 216 E. Stephenson Street, Freeport
Memory Cafe, 1 – 3 p.m.
Senior Resource Center, 216 E. Stephenson Street, Freeport
Open to the public; no cost or registration required.
JUN27 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.
JUN28 Talk, 1 – 2 p.m. Prairie View Assisted Living; 500 E. McNair Road, Winnebago
Talk, 1 – 2 p.m.
Prairie View Assisted Living; 500 E. McNair Road, Winnebago
Open to the public; no cost or registration required.
JUN29 Gran Fonda Tour Against Cancer, 8 a.m. Tutty's Crossing Trailhead, 250 E. Stephenson Street, Freeport
Gran Fonda Tour Against Cancer, 8 a.m.
Tutty's Crossing Trailhead, 250 E. Stephenson Street, Freeport
Choose from several routes including a Family Fun Ride, 30 (trail or road), 50 or 75 miles. In lieu of a registration fee, we welcome your gracious donation to the FHN Leonard C. Ferguson Cancer Center at FHN Memorial Hospital. For more information, call 815-599-6900.
JUN29 Safe Sitter Essentials, 9 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 West Stephenson Street, Freeport
Safe Sitter Essentials, 9 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
FHN Memorial Hospital, Freeport
Class designed to prepare students in grades 6 – 8 to be safe when they're home alone or babysitting. Full-day course is $45, which includes the Safe Sitter® Essentials Student Handbook and completion card. Financial assistance is available for eligible students; call 815-599-6707 for more information about eligibility. Register online at www.fhn.org/safesitter.