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Events under 'Health and Fitness'

Events to learn more about health and practice good fitness.

11th Annual Family Fun Festival Fundraiser (Sat. Jul 18, 2015 8:00 am - 6:00 pm)

The Family Fun Festival is the 11th Annual Fundraiser for Kendall County Comets Special Olympics and will be held on Saturday, July 18th at 7am with sign in for the 5K Run/1K Walk. The Fun Bike Run sign in will be at  9am. There is also a car show, games, demonstrations, food and more. All these events will take place at Yorkville American Legion, 9054 Route 34 (Veterans Parkway) in Yorkville. For costs a details, please call, email or go online.

Odd Fellows 5K/10K 1M Color Run (Sat. Jul 25, 2015 8:00 am - 11:00 am)

The 5th Annual Mt. Zion Odd Fellows 5K/10K and 1M Color Run on Saturday, July 25th at 8am at  Fletcher Park in Mt. Zion. Packet pick up begins at 6:30am. Registration is $20 by July 21st. Please go online to register or call for more details.

Live United Glow Run 5K (Sat. Aug 1, 2015 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm)

Living United Glow Run 5K will take place on Saturday, August 1st at 9pm at Rend Lake College in Ina, IL. This event is sponsored by Community First Bank of the Heartland. Registration will begin at 7pm with the actual run beginning at 9pm. The cost is $30 for the registration fee and $35 after July 8. Children 12 & under are $15. Please go online for more information and to register.

Chronic Disease Self-Management Program (Tue. Aug 11, 2015 2:30 pm - 5:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Decatur, IL
217-423-6550
rbauerle@maconcountyhealth.org

SIU School of Medicine Family Physicians Office, 250 West Kenwood Ave in Decatur, will host a Chronic Disease Self-Management Program. The classes are 2.5 hours once a week for six weeks and are free and begin August 11th at 2:30pm. They are open to all those affected by chronic health conditions, including family members and caregivers. For more information on the program and/or to register, please call or email.

Chronic Disease Self-Management Program (Tue. Aug 18, 2015 2:30 pm - 5:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Decatur, IL
217-423-6550
rbauerle@maconcountyhealth.org

SIU School of Medicine Family Physicians Office, 250 West Kenwood Ave in Decatur, will host a Chronic Disease Self-Management Program. The classes are 2.5 hours once a week for six weeks and are free and begin August 11th at 2:30pm. They are open to all those affected by chronic health conditions, including family members and caregivers. For more information on the program and/or to register, please call or email.

Wellness and Brain Fitness Fair (Sat. Sep 19, 2015 9:00 am - 1:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Urbana, IL
217-766-1526
aynproductions@yahoo.com
http://www.wellnessfair2015.org

The Wellness and Brain Fitness Fair will take place on Saturday, September 19th at 9am at Lincoln Square Mall in Urbana. This event will feature over 80 exhibit booths with fun and education in mind. For details, or to sponsor this event, please call or go online. 

 

Ignite the Night 5K and Party (Sat. Sep 19, 2015 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Terre Haute, IN
812-2325681 x104
mconner@mhavc.org
http://ignitethenight.itsyourrace.com/

Liberty Village Homeless Veterans Housing will host Ignite the Night 5K run and After Party on Saturday, September 19th at Fairbanks Park in Terre Haute. Packet pick-up begins at 6pm and the race at 8pm. Registration is needed by August 31st to have a custom imprinted tshirt. Sign-up can be done online. Parking will be located at the Vigo County Annex across 1st Street from Fairbanks Park. For more details go online.

 

2nd Annual Foodie 5K Will County (Sat. Oct 3, 2015 9:00 am - 12:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Joliet, IL
630-443-6910 x159
happ@northernilfoodbank.org
http://www.SolveHungerToday.org/Foodie5K

The 2nd Annual Foodie 5K for the Northern Illinois Food Bank will take place Saturday, October 3rd at 9am at Chicagoland Speedway, 500 Speedway Boulevard in Joliet. There will be a post-run festival with entertainment, food trucks and activities for kids. All funds benefit Northern Illinois Food Bank. Please call or go online for details.