Freeport, Illinois — Learn the basics of a stocked pantry and some recipes for quick, healthy meals from the pantry at a free program Tuesday, Nov. 27 at Pretzel City Kitchens in Freeport.
The program, a part of the Connect the DOTS initiative, will cover pantry items to keep on hand for routine cooking and the basics of food storage, as well as allow attendees to watch the preparation of (and sample!) a recipe made from basic pantry items. The program will be held from 4 – 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 27 at Pretzel City Kitchens, 1 East Spring Street (inside the Wagner House) in Freeport.
This free event is sponsored by FHN, Aramark and Pretzel City Kitchens. It is open to the public and there is no charge to attend, but pre-registration is required due to limited seating. To learn more or register, visit www.fhn.org/pantrycooking or call FHN toll-free at 1-877-6000-FHN (1-877-600-0346) ext. 901.
FHN, a not-for-profit organization with nearly 1,400 employees, is an award-winning regional healthcare system committed to the health and well-being of the people of northwest Illinois and southern Wisconsin. FHN Memorial Hospital has been recognized as one of the state’s top hospitals for safety by the Leapfrog group and Healthgrades as well as by the world’s largest, completely independent, non-profit product- and service-testing organization. FHN caregivers serve an average of 1,500 people each day across FHN’s 22 locations in 5 counties spanning northwest Illinois. Organized in 1995 as an integrated healthcare delivery system, FHN is comprised of FHN Memorial Hospital, the Leonard C. Ferguson Cancer Center at FHN Memorial Hospital, 13 family healthcare centers offering primary and specialty medical care, hospice, occupational health services, and outpatient mental health services. For more information about FHN, please visit www.fhn.org.