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NOV14 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.
NOV14 Community Health Forum: Medical and Recreational Cannabis, 6:30 p.m. Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street, Freeport
Community Health Forum: Medical and Recreational Cannabis, 6:30 p.m.
Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street, Freeport
Dr. Jack Herrmann will talk about the ongoing, and rapidly evolving, debate on medicinal and recreational use of cannabis. Presented by the Stephenson County Health Department and FHN; no registration is necessary. Open to the public; refreshments will be served.
NOV14 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 Diabetes Education Class, Part 1, 9 a.m. – noon FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 West Stephenson Street, Freeport
Diabetes Education Class, Part 1, 9 a.m. – noon
FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 W. Stephenson Street, Freeport First of two classes. Classes are available only through physician referral and there is a charge to participate; call 815-599-6253 for more information.
NOV14 Managing Early Grief: The First Nine Months After a Loss, 6 – 8 p.m. FHN Hospice, 773 W. Lincoln Boulevard - Suite 403, Freeport
Managing Early Grief: The First Nine Months After a Loss, 6 – 8 p.m.
FHN Hospice, 773 W. Lincoln Boulevard, Suite 403, Freeport
Final session of this 9-week support group 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.
NOV15 Perinatal Loss Support Group, 10 – 11:30 a.m. FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 West Stephenson Street, Freeport
Perinatal Loss Support Group, 10 – 11:30 a.m.
FHN Memorial Hospital Globe Room – 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; morning and evening sessions available every 3rd Thursday of the month. Call 815-599-6160 for more information or to register.
NOV15 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.
NOV15 Diabetes Education Class, Part 2, 9 a.m. – noon FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 West Stephenson Street, Freeport
Diabetes Education Class, Part 2, 9 a.m. – noon
FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 W. Stephenson Street, Freeport
Second of two classes. Classes are available only through physician referral and there is a charge to participate; call 815-599-6253 for more information.
NOV15 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 Private Dining Rooms 1 & 2 – 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; morning and evening sessions available every 3rd Thursday of the month. Call 815-599-6160 for more information or to register.
NOV16 FHN Festival of Trees Gala, 7 – 10 p.m. Grand River Hall, 101 S. Liberty Street, Freeport
FHN Festival of Trees Gala, 7 – 10 p.m.
Grand River Hall, 101 S. Liberty Street, Freeport
You've got a date with fate! Join us for this year's FHN Festival of Trees Gala and enjoy a Casablanca-themed night of delicious food, drinks, silent auction shopping and casino fun! This year's Gala proceeds will benefit FHN Family Counseling Center, celebrating 50 years of serving northwest Illinois this year! To purchase tickets, go to fhn.org/gala.
NOV17 FHN Festival of Trees Holiday Movie Series - The Grinch (PG), 10 a.m. Classic Cinemas Lindo Theatre, 115 S. Chicago Avenue, Freeport
FHN Festival of Trees Holiday Movie Series - The Grinch (PG), 10 a.m.
Classic Cinemas Lindo Theatre, 115 S. Chicago Avenue, Freeport
The Grinch (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.
NOV18 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
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! Find out more.
NOV18 Santa Visit - Freeport Public Library, 1 – 4 p.m. Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street
Santa Visit - Freeport Public Library, 1 – 4 p.m.
Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street
No charge; visit with Santa and receive a holiday gift from FHN.
NOV19 FHN Hospice Volunteer Training - Session 6 of 7, 2:30 – 5 p.m. FHN Hospice, 773 W. Lincoln Boulevard - Suite 403, Freeport
FHN Hospice Volunteer Training - Session 6 of 7, 2:30 – 5 p.m.
FHN Hospice Office, 773 West Lincoln, Freeport
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, call toll-free 1-877-6000-FHN (1-877-600-0346) ext. 960.
NOV20 Prenatal Class, 5 – 9 p.m. FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 West Stephenson Street, Freeport
Prenatal Class, 5 – 9 p.m.
FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 W. Stephenson Street, Freeport – 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.
NOV20 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.
NOV20 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.
NOV24 Blood Pressure Screening - Freeport, 10 a.m. – noon Mount Calvary Food Pantry, 420 Challenge Street, Freeport
Blood Pressure Screening - Freeport, 10 a.m. – noon
Mount Calvary Food Pantry, 420 Challenge Street, Freeport
Open to the public; no cost or registration required.
NOV24 FHN Festival of Trees Holiday Movie Series - Fantastic Beasts - The Crimes of Grindelwald (PG-13), 10 a.m. Classic Cinemas Lindo Theatre, 115 S. Chicago Avenue, Freeport
FHN Festival of Trees Holiday Movie Series - Fantastic Beasts - The Crimes of Grindelwald (PG-13), 10 a.m.
Classic Cinemas Lindo Theatre, 115 S. Chicago Avenue, Freeport
Fantastic Beasts - The Crimes of Grindelwald (PG-13) 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.
NOV26 FHN Hospice Volunteer Training - Final Session of 7, 2:30 – 5 p.m. FHN Hospice, 773 W. Lincoln Boulevard - Suite 403, Freeport
FHN Hospice Volunteer Training - Final Session of 7, 2:30 – 5 p.m.
FHN Hospice Office, 773 West Lincoln, Freeport
Final 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, call toll-free 1-877-6000-FHN (1-877-600-0346) ext. 960.
NOV26 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.
NOV26 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, 1045 W. Stephenson Street
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).
NOV27 Blood Pressure Screening - Pecatonica, 10 a.m. – noon United Methodist Church Food Pantry, 528 Washington Street, Pecatonica
Blood Pressure Screening - Pecatonica, 10 a.m. – noon
United Methodist Church Food Pantry, 528 Washington Street, Pecatonica
Open to the public; no cost or registration necessary.
NOV27 Free Program: Pantry Cooking 101, 4 – 5:30 p.m. Pretzel City Kitchens, 1 East Spring Street, Freeport (inside the Wagner House)
Free Program: Pantry Cooking 101, 4 – 5:30 p.m.
Pretzel City Kitchens, 1 East Spring Street, Freeport (inside the Wagner House)
Learn what you need for a well-stocked pantry, the basics of food storage, and get some recipes for cooking meals with what you have on hand at this free program presented by FHN, Aramark, and Pretzel City Kitchens. We'll prepare and taste a simple recipe, too! Seating is limited, so registration is required. Register online at www.fhn.org/pantrycooking.
NOV27 Santa Visit - Freeport Public Library, 5 – 7 p.m. Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street
Santa Visit - Freeport Public Library, 5 – 7 p.m.
Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street
No charge; visit with Santa and receive a holiday gift from FHN.
NOV29 Santa Visit - Freeport Public Library, 5 – 7 p.m. Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street
Santa Visit - Freeport Public Library, 5 – 7 p.m.
Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street
No charge; visit with Santa and receive a holiday gift from FHN.
NOV29 Holiday Storytelling with Santa, 6 p.m. Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street, Freeport
Holiday Storytelling with Santa, 6 p.m.
Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street, Freeport
Listen to a holiday story or two in Santa's visiting area; free.
DEC01 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, 1045 W. Stephenson Street, Freeport
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
DEC01 Blood Pressure Screening - Freeport, 9 – 11 a.m.
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.
DEC01 FHN Festival of Trees Holiday Movie Series - FREE MOVIE, 10 a.m. Classic Cinemas Lindo Theatre, 115 S. Chicago Avenue, Freeport
FHN Festival of Trees Holiday Movie Series - FREE MOVIE, 10 a.m.
Classic Cinemas Lindo Theatre, 115 S. Chicago Avenue, Freeport
Enjoy the classic Home Alone (PG) hosted by FHN and Classic Cinemas Lindo Theatre. No charge to attend, limited seating available; no advance ticket sales. All children attending will receive a special holiday gift.
DEC01 Santa Visit - Freeport Public Library, 1 – 3 p.m. Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street
Santa Visit - Freeport Public Library, 1 – 3 p.m.
Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street
No charge; visit with Santa and receive a holiday gift from FHN.
DEC03 Highland Youth Choir Performance, 5:30 p.m. Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street
Highland Youth Choir Performance, 5:30 p.m.
Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street
Celebrate the beginning of the Community Festival of Trees with a fun family night! We'll have holiday music from the Highland Youth Choir. No charge or reservation required. Enjoy holiday trees decorated by local service organizations, clubs and church groups competing for prizes. People's Choice voting is open through Saturday, Dec. 15. The Community Festival of Trees continues through December 29. Hosted by FHN and the Freeport Public Library.
DEC03 FHN Community Festival of Trees - Freeport Public Library, Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street, Freeport
FHN Community Festival of Trees - Freeport Public Library,
Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street, Freeport
Enjoy holiday trees decorated by local service organizations, clubs and church groups competing for prizes. Vote for your favorite every day the library is open through Saturday, Dec. 15! Hosted by FHN and the Freeport Public Library. Trees will be on display through December 29.
DEC04 Breastfeeding Class, 7 – 9 p.m. FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 West Stephenson Street, Freeport
Breastfeeding Class, 7 – 9 p.m.
FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 W. Stephenson Street – Conference Dining Room
Instructor is Annette Gielenfeldt. Registration is required; for more information or to register, call 815-599-6221.
DEC04 Santa Visit - Freeport Public Library, 5 – 7 p.m. Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street
Santa Visit - Freeport Public Library, 5 – 7 p.m.
Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street
No charge; visit with Santa and receive a holiday gift from FHN.
DEC05 Flu Shot Clinic - Mount Carroll, 9 a.m. – noon Carroll County Senior Center, 306 N. Main, Mount Carroll
Flu Shot Clinic - Mount Carroll, 9 a.m. – noon
Carroll County Senior Center, 306 N. Main, 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.
DEC06 Santa Visit - Freeport Public Library, 5 – 7 p.m. Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street
Santa Visit - Freeport Public Library, 5 – 7 p.m.
Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street
No charge; visit with Santa and receive a holiday gift from FHN.
DEC06 FHN Festival of Trees: Singin' at the King, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. MLK Center, 511 S. Liberty Avenue, Freeport
FHN Festival of Trees: Singin' at the King, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
MLK Center, 511 S. Liberty Avenue, Freeport
Enjoy holiday music from area school choirs. Suggested admission is one canned good or non-perishable item for the FACC food pantry per person. Santa will be there, so make sure the kids have their lists ready! Find out more.
DEC07 Festival of Giving - Highland Community College, 6 a.m. – 6 p.m. HCC Student Conference Center, 2998 W. Pearl City Road
Festival of Giving - Highland Community College, 6 a.m. – 6 p.m.
HCC Student Conference Center, 2998 W. Pearl City Road
Join Big Radio, FHN, Highland Community College, and the Salvation Army for a Festival of Giving – we'll be collecting toys and money to benefit underprivileged children in our area. For more information on how you can help a needy family during the holidays, call the Salvation Army at 815-275-7265.
DEC08 FHN Community Festival of Trees - Freeport Public Library, Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street, Freeport
FHN Community Festival of Trees - Freeport Public Library,
Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street, Freeport
Enjoy holiday trees decorated by local service organizations, clubs and church groups competing for prizes. Vote for your favorite every day the library is open through Saturday, Dec. 15! Hosted by FHN and the Freeport Public Library. Trees will be on display through December 29.
DEC08 FHN Festival of Trees Holiday Movie Series - Ralph Breaks the Internet (PG), 10 a.m. Classic Cinemas Lindo Theatre, 115 S. Chicago Avenue, Freeport
FHN Festival of Trees Holiday Movie Series - Ralph Breaks the Internet (PG), 10 a.m.
Classic Cinemas Lindo Theatre, 115 S. Chicago Avenue, Freeport
Ralph Breaks the Internet (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.
DEC08 Santa Visit - Freeport Public Library, 1 – 3 p.m. Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street
Santa Visit - Freeport Public Library, 1 – 3 p.m.
Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street
No charge; visit with Santa and receive a holiday gift from FHN.
DEC10 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.
DEC10 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, 1045 W. Stephenson Street
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).
DEC11 Santa Visit - Freeport Public Library, 5 – 7 p.m. Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street
Santa Visit - Freeport Public Library, 5 – 7 p.m.
Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street
No charge; visit with Santa and receive a holiday gift from FHN.
DEC11 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.
DEC12 Diabetes Education Class, Part 1, 1 – 4 p.m. FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 West Stephenson Street, Freeport
Diabetes Education Class, Part 1, 1 – 4 p.m.
FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 W. Stephenson Street, Freeport
First of two classes. Classes are available only through physician referral and there is a charge to participate; call 815-599-6253 for more information.
DEC12 FHN Festival of Trees Holiday Movie Series - A Christmas Story (PG), 7 p.m. Classic Cinemas Lindo Theatre, 115 S. Chicago Avenue, Freeport
FHN Festival of Trees Holiday Movie Series - A Christmas Story (PG), 7 p.m.
Classic Cinemas Lindo Theatre, 115 S. Chicago Avenue, Freeport
A Christmas Story (G) hosted by FHN and Classic Cinemas Lindo Theatre. Enjoy this holiday classic on its 35th anniversary for the cost of a contribution to the FACC Food Pantry. Limited seating available; no advance ticket sales. Ed Finch and Alan Wenzel will lead a discussion after the movie. Admission to the bonus movie is a free-will offering and/or a food drive donation. All children attending will receive a special holiday gift.
DEC12 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.
DEC12 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.
DEC13 Blood Pressure and Glucose Screening, 9 a.m. – noon Salvation Army, 106 W. Exchange Street, Freeport
Blood Pressure and Glucose Screening, 9 a.m. – noon
Salvation Army, 106 W. Exchange Street, Freeport
Open to the public; no cost or registration required. Free glucose screening available from 8 – 10:30 a.m. Please do not eat or drink anything other than water for 8 hours prior to the glucose screening.
DEC13 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.
DEC13 Diabetes Education Class, Part 2, 1 – 4 p.m. FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 West Stephenson Street, Freeport
Diabetes Education Class, Part 2, 1 – 4 p.m.
FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 W. Stephenson Street, Freeport
Second of two classes. Classes are available only through physician referral and there is a charge to participate; call 815-599-6253 for more information.
DEC13 Holiday Storytelling with Santa, 6 p.m. Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street, Freeport
Holiday Storytelling with Santa, 6 p.m.
Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street, Freeport
Listen to a holiday story or two in Santa's visiting area; free.
DEC13 Santa Visit - Freeport Public Library, 5 – 7 p.m. Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street
Santa Visit - Freeport Public Library, 5 – 7 p.m.
Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street
No charge; visit with Santa and receive a holiday gift from FHN.
DEC14 Blood Pressure and Glucose Screening, 9 a.m. – noon Golden Meals, 524 W. Stephenson Street, rear entrance, lower level, Freeport
Blood Pressure and Glucose Screening, 9 a.m. – noon
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 the glucose screening.
DEC15 Bocker Blood Drive and Blood Pressure Screening, 9 a.m. – noon Bocker Auto Group, 801 E. South Street, Freeport
Bocker Blood Drive and Blood Pressure Screening, 9 a.m. – noon
Bocker Auto Group, 801 E. South Street, Freeport
FHN is proud to offer free blood pressure screening as part of the Bocker Blood Drive.
DEC15 Santa Visit - Freeport Public Library, 1 – 3 p.m. Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street
Santa Visit - Freeport Public Library, 1 – 3 p.m.
Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street
No charge; visit with Santa and receive a holiday gift from FHN.
DEC15 Blood Pressure Screening - Freeport, 10 a.m. – noon Mt. Calvary Food Pantry, 420 Challenge Street, Freeport
Blood Pressure Screening - Freeport, 10 a.m. – noon
Mt. Calvary Food Pantry, 420 Challenge Street, Freeport
Open to the public; no cost or registration required.
DEC15 FHN Community Festival of Trees - last day for People's Choice voting!, Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street, Freeport
FHN Community Festival of Trees - last day for People's Choice voting!,
Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street, Freeport
Enjoy holiday trees decorated by local service organizations, clubs and church groups competing for prizes. Trees will be on display through December 29. Hosted by FHN and the Freeport Public Library.
DEC16 Freeport Community Luminaria Night, 5 p.m. Stephenson Street and Lincoln Boulevard, Freeport
Freeport Community Luminaria Night, 5 p.m.
Stephenson Street and Lincoln Boulevard, Freeport
About 5 pm or Dusk
Enjoy the beauty as residents in the neighborhood near FHN Memorial Hospital decorate their sidewalks with luminaria to celebrate the season.
DEC18 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.
DEC18 Santa Visit - Freeport Public Library, 5 – 7 p.m. Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street
Santa Visit - Freeport Public Library, 5 – 7 p.m.
Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street
No charge; visit with Santa and receive a holiday gift from FHN.
DEC18 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.
DEC20 Perinatal Loss Support Group, 10 – 11:30 a.m. FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 West Stephenson Street, Freeport
Perinatal Loss Support Group, 10 – 11:30 a.m.
FHN Memorial Hospital Globe Room – 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; morning and evening sessions available every 3rd Thursday of the month. Call 815-599-6160 for more information or to register.
DEC20 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 Private Dining Rooms 1 & 2 – 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; morning and evening sessions available every 3rd Thursday of the month. Call 815-599-6160 for more information or to register.
DEC20 Santa Visit - Freeport Public Library, 5 – 7 p.m. Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street
Santa Visit - Freeport Public Library, 5 – 7 p.m.
Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street
No charge; visit with Santa and receive a holiday gift from FHN.
DEC20 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.
DEC22 FHN Community Festival of Trees - Freeport Public Library, Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street, Freeport
FHN Community Festival of Trees - Freeport Public Library,
Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street, Freeport
Enjoy holiday trees decorated by local service organizations, clubs and church groups. Hosted by FHN and the Freeport Public Library. Trees will be on display through December 29.
DEC22 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.
DEC22 Blood Pressure Screening - Freeport, 10 a.m. – noon Mt. Calvary Church, 420 Challenge Street, Freeport
Blood Pressure Screening - Freeport, 10 a.m. – noon
Mt. Calvary Church, 420 Challenge Street, Freeport
Open to the public; no cost or registration required.
DEC22 Santa Visit - Freeport Public Library, 1 – 3 p.m. Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street
Santa Visit - Freeport Public Library, 1 – 3 p.m.
Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street
No charge; visit with Santa and receive a holiday gift from FHN.
DEC24 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.
DEC27 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.
DEC29 FHN Community Festival of Trees - Freeport Public Library, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street
FHN Community Festival of Trees - Freeport Public Library, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Freeport Public Library, 100 E. Douglas Street
Last day to enjoy holiday trees decorated by local service organizations, clubs and church groups. Hosted by FHN and the Freeport Public Library.