Join FHN and the YMCA for a Saturday of Healthy Family Fun!

FREEPORT, Ill., April 26, 2017 — FHN and the Family YMCA of Northwest Illinois are teaming up to present a morning of healthy, fun and free activities for families this Saturday.

Join us from 9 a.m. to noon at the YMCA of Northwest Illinois, 2998 W. Pearl City Road in Freeport for a variety of fun activities and good ideas to kick off a healthy summer.

Events will include exploring an ambulance and fire truck, an obstacle course, Tae Kwon Do, roller skating with the Skate Station, learning about everything from sports injury prevention to dental health, basketball and football skills and more! The Children’s Hands On Museum and the YMCA Imagination Station will be there, too.

All activities are free and the event will be held rain or shine indoors at the YMCA. For more information, visit

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, 13 family healthcare centers offering primary and specialty medical care, hospice, occupational and chiropractic health services, dental care and outpatient mental health services. For more information about FHN, please visit

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