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Events under 'Health and Fitness'

Events to learn more about health and practice good fitness.

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.

Do Something 5K (Sat. Aug 29, 2015 8:00 am - 10:00 am)

The Do Something 5K will take place on Saturday, August 29th beginning at 8am at Crystal Lake Park in Urbana. This event will benefit a ministry for the church in Liberia. Brackets are divided into 5 years by gender. Please call or go online to signup or for details.

The Rock Run (Sat. Sep 12, 2015 8:00 am - 10:00 am)

Contact Info:

Polo, IL
815-493-6622
rrcccampers@gmail.com
http://www.rockrivercc.net

The Rock Run a 5K Race will take place on Saturday, September 12th, stepping off at 8am at Rock River Christian Camp in Polo IL. Prices and registration can be found online. Call with questions.

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.

 

4th Annual Pocket Full of Love 5K Run/Walk (Sun. Sep 20, 2015 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Du Quoin, IL
618-924-3516
cobin94@hotmail.com
http://www.familiesinneed.org

Families in Need Organization will host the 4th Annual Pocket Full of Love 5K Run/Walk on Sunday, September 20th at 3pm at the Labor Pavilion of the Du Quoin State Fairgrounds in Du Quoin. Proceeds from this years Charity 5K Run/Walk will again benefit our Families in Need Organization. The cost varies from $5-$15 for these prices registration and payment must be made by September 4th. Walk up registration can also be made. For registration please 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.

Diabetes Self-Management Program Classes to be Held Starting October 6, 2015 (Tue. Oct 6, 2015 2:30 pm - 5:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Decatur, IL
217-423-6988 x1130
mmoomey@maconcountyhealth.org

The Macon County Health Department will offer an evidence-based Diabetes Self-Management Program at the SIU School of Medicine Family Physicians Office, 250 W. Kenwood Ave in Decatur, beginning Tuesday, October 6th at 2:30pm. Classes are two and a half hours once a week for six weeks, are free and open to all those affected by diabetes, including family members and caregivers. Please call or email for registration or more details.

Diabetes Self-Management Program Classes to be Held Starting October 6, 2015 (Tue. Oct 13, 2015 2:30 pm - 5:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Decatur, IL
217-423-6988 x1130
mmoomey@maconcountyhealth.org

The Macon County Health Department will offer an evidence-based Diabetes Self-Management Program at the SIU School of Medicine Family Physicians Office, 250 W. Kenwood Ave in Decatur, beginning Tuesday, October 6th at 2:30pm. Classes are two and a half hours once a week for six weeks, are free and open to all those affected by diabetes, including family members and caregivers. Please call or email for registration or more details.

Run 4 Babies 5K Race (Sat. Oct 17, 2015 9:00 am - 11:00 am)

The Run 4 Babies 5K will take place on Saturday, October 17th at 9am at Crystal Lake Park in Urbana. This event will support of Living Alternatives. There will be a fun run for children before the 5K starts at 9am. The race is the first in the Love Never Fails Circuit. Registration is $25 before October 15th. Families who register together can get another $5 discount per entrant. For more information, call or email.