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SEP23 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.
SEP23 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
First 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.
SEP24 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.
SEP25 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).
SEP25 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 2. 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.
SEP25 Drive-Through Flu Shot Clinic, 3 – 6 p.m. FHN Family Healthcare Center – Burchard Hills, 1010 W. Fairway Drive, Freeport
Drive-Through Flu Shot Clinic, 3 – 6 p.m.
FHN Family Healthcare Center – Burchard Hills, 1010 W. Fairway Drive, Freeport
Get your flu shot without getting out of your car! 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. There is another Drive-Through clinic scheduled for October 12.
SEP26 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.
SEP27 Talk: Cold vs. Flu, 1 – 2 p.m. Prairie View Assisted Living, 500 E. McNair Road, Winnebago
Talk: Cold vs. Flu, 1 – 2 p.m.
Prairie View Assisted Living, 500 E. McNair Road, Winnebago
Open to the public; no cost or registration required.
SEP28 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.
SEP30 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
Second 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.
SEP30 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.
OCT01 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
Topic is diabetes medications. No charge; registration not required. For more information, call 815-599-6253.
OCT01 Breastfeeding Class, 7 – 9 p.m. FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 West Stephenson Street, Freeport
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.
OCT02 Blood Pressure Screening - Freeport, 9:30 – 11:30 a.m. FACC, 514 S. Chicago Avenue, Freeport
Blood Pressure Screening - Freeport, 9:30 – 11:30 a.m.
FACC, 514 S. Chicago Avenue, Freeport
Open to the public; no cost or registration required.
OCT02 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 3. 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.
OCT02 FHN Healthcare Career and College Fair, 9 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 West Stephenson Street, Freeport
FHN Healthcare Career and College Fair, 9 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
FHN Memorial Hospital, lower level, 1045 W. Stephenson Street
Colleges and healthcare subject matter experts will talk about educational opportunities in healthcare at this FREE event for high school and college students, and any individual considering a healthcare career. Representatives from area colleges will share information about programs and curriculum. No registration is necessary; for more information, call 815-599-6706.
OCT02 Crime Stoppers Program: Cyberbullying, Online Predators, & Sextortion, 6 p.m. Aquin High School, 1419 S. Galena Avenue, Freeport
Crime Stoppers Program: Cyberbullying, Online Predators, & Sextortion, 6 p.m.
Aquin High School, 1419 S. Galena Avenue, Freeport
VOICES and Crime Stoppers invite parents of children ages 3rd grade through high school to this FREE program on how to protect your family online.
OCT03 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 other than water for 8 hours before the glucose screening.
OCT05 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.
OCT06 Walk to Remember, 1 p.m. FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 West Stephenson Street, Freeport
Walk to Remember, 1 p.m.
FHN Memorial Hospital Globe Room (Lower Level), 1045 W. Stephenson
A special ceremony for parents and families who have lost a baby (through miscarriage, stillbirth or newborn loss) to share their grief and remember their loved one. Families will gather for a brief program and then walk to Bidwell Park for a memorial ceremony. After the ceremony, the families will gather again in the Globe and Deaconess rooms for a light snack. RSVP by Sept. 30; to RSVP or for more information, call 815-599-6878.
OCT07 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
Third 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.
OCT07 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. You can still register for Monday, October 21st, or call toll-free 1-877-600-0346 ext. 901.
OCT08 Community Health Forum: Addicted to Our Devices: Is Addiction Affecting You?, 5:30 p.m. Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street
Community Health Forum: Addicted to Our Devices: Is Addiction Affecting You?, 5:30 p.m.
Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street
Dr. Raymond Garcia will present the latest evidence on how seemingly innocent everyday activities can impact our lives. Presented by the Stephenson County Health Department and FHN; no registration is necessary. Open to the public; refreshments will be served.
OCT08 Flu Shot Clinic with Blood Pressure Screening, 9 a.m. – noon Golden Meals, 524 W. Stephenson Street, Freeport – rear entrance, lower level
Flu Shot Clinic with Blood Pressure Screening, 9 a.m. – noon
Golden Meals, 524 W. Stephenson Street, Freeport – rear entrance, lower level
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 check. For more information, call 815-599-7437.
OCT09 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.
OCT09 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 4. 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.
OCT09 Flu Shot Clinic - Savanna, 1 – 3 p.m. Mest Manor, 525 Third Street, Savanna
Flu Shot Clinic - Savanna, 1 – 3 p.m.
Mest Manor, 525 Third Street, 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.
OCT10 Senior Expo - Blood Pressure, Cholesterol, and Glucose Screening, 8 a.m. – noon Eagle's Club, 1200 W. Galena, Freeport
Senior Expo - Blood Pressure, Cholesterol, and Glucose Screening, 8 a.m. – noon
Eagle's Club, 1200 W. Galena, Freeport
FHN is proud to be part of the Senior Expo. Screenings are free and no registration is required. Please do not eat or drink anything other than water for 8 hours prior to the glucose screening.
OCT11 Blood Pressure, Glucose and Foot Health Screening, 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Golden Meals, 524 W. Stephenson Street, rear entrance, lower level, Freeport
Blood Pressure, Glucose and Foot Health Screening, 9:30 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. Foot health screenings begin at 10 a.m.
OCT11 Flu Shot Clinic - Lena, 2 – 4 p.m. Doll Apartments Community Room, Lena Living Center, 1010 S. Logan, Lena
Flu Shot Clinic - Lena, 2 – 4 p.m.
Doll Apartments Community Room, Lena Living Center, 1010 S. Logan, 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.
OCT12 Drive-Through Flu Shot Clinic, 7:30 – 10 a.m. FHN Family Healthcare Center – Burchard Hills, 1010 W. Fairway Drive, Freeport
Drive-Through Flu Shot Clinic, 7:30 – 10 a.m.
FHN Family Healthcare Center – Burchard Hills, 1010 W. Fairway Drive, Freeport
Get your flu shot without getting out of your car! 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.
OCT12 BLS for Healthcare Professionals, 8 a.m. – noon FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 West Stephenson Street, Freeport
BLS for Healthcare Professionals, 8 a.m. – noon
FHN Memorial Hospital, Freeport
Hands-on course designed to teach healthcare professionals how to perform high-quality CPR individually or as part of a team. Basic Life Support (BLS) skills are applicable to any healthcare setting. Course is $40, which includes BLS provider manual and certification card valid for 2 years. Open only to healthcare professionals; 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
OCT13 Flu Shot Clinic - Mount Carroll, 10 a.m. – noon First Lutheran Church, 301 S. Clay, Mount Carroll
Flu Shot Clinic - Mount Carroll, 10 a.m. – noon
First Lutheran Church, 301 S. Clay, 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. For more information, call 815-599-7437.
OCT14 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.
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.
OCT14 Parkinson's Support Group and Flu Shot Clinic, Noon – 3 p.m. Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 118 E. Mason, Lena
Parkinson's Support Group and Flu Shot Clinic, Noon – 3 p.m.
Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 118 E. Mason, 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.
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.
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.
OCT15 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.
OCT15 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.
OCT16 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 5. 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.
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 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.
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 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 d̩cor. 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 Рno 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.
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 d̩cor. 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 Рno credit cards accepted. Proceeds benefit FHN's 2019 United Way campaign.
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
Join us for an evening of pizza and conversation all about you. Topics include fall safety, complex care management, a new procedure for chronic sinusitis and FHN's new Crisis Stabilization Center. No cost, but registration is required. This event is being offered twice; content is the same both nights. Register online at www.fhn.org/sliceoftime or call toll-free 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 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.
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.
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, 17612 Benton Street, Mount Carroll
Flu Shot Clinic and Blood Pressure Screening, 9 a.m. – noon
Carroll County Senior Center, 17612 Benton 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 - 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.
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.
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 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 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 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.