FREEPORT, ILLINOIS — FHN’s popular Ole Time craft show lets holiday shoppers get an early start on their lists with solutions for gift giving and home décor. This year’s craft show will be Oct. 17 and 18.
FHN’s Ole Time Fall Into Winter Craft Show, held in the lower level of FHN Memorial Hospital, 1045 W. Stephenson Street in Freeport, features quality handmade craft items from a number of area vendors.
The show will be open from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 17 and from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, Oct. 18.
The suggested entry donation is $2; there’s no fee for children under 12. Proceeds of the show benefit the 2019 United Way campaign. Each purchase serves as an entry into a drawing for one of a variety of items donated by show vendors. (Several winners will be chosen.)
Purchases may be made with cash, checks or payroll deductions for FHN employees. Credit cards cannot be accepted at this event, but a fee-free ATM is located near the hospital’s Emergency Department.
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 19 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, and outpatient mental health services. For more information about FHN, please visit www.fhn.org.