Events

EVERY MONDAY
Zostavax Shingles Vaccine
1:30-5:30PM
Decatur Memorial Hospital.
If you’ve had chickenpox, you can now get Shingles. The CDC recommends Zostavax®, a vaccine that can help prevent Shingles in adults 50 years of age and older.
To schedule an appointment to receive your Zostavax® vaccine, call Physicians Plaza Pharmacy at 876-6250.

Country Line Dance
7-8PM (Class)
8-9PM (Dance)
Knights of Columbus Hall, 520 E North St.
$6. Come join a fun-filled evening, meet new people and learn to country line dance. No sign up. Great exercise!
Call 764-3070 for more information.

Creative Movement Preschool Activity at the DISC (6.1-6.30)
10-10:40AM
DISC, 1295 W. Wood

$30-35. Youth aged 18 months – 4 years will focus on large and small motor skill activities including the use of props, musical instruments, scarves, tumbling all set to music. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Contact 429-3472 for more information.

Junior Golf Spring Training (6.16.30)
5:30-6:30PM
Indoor Golf Center at the DISC, 1295 W. Wood

$50-59. Junior golfers aged 10 – 16 can get their game tuned up for the season with the help of Park District golf pros. Participants can have their swings analyzed and learn more about rules and course management.
Contact 429-3472 for more information.

EVERY MONDAY AND WEDNESDAY                                                                                   Greater Decatur Youth Band (6.9-6.30)
Presented by Samuel Music 
Time: 9 – 10:15 a.m. (grades 4 – 6) 10:30 – 11:45 a.m. (grades 7 – 10)
Kirkland Fine Arts Center
The Greater Decatur Youth Band is designed for instrumentalists in grades 4 – 10 who are looking for superior summer instruction and a chance to perform at various special events. Dr. Gary Shaw, Millikin University Director of Bands, directs.
Fee: $72 ($65 with resident discount)
Phone: 422-5911

EVERY TUESDAY
Preschool Activity-Sports Sampler
10-10:40AM
DISC, 1295 W Wood St
$30-35. Try T-Ball, basketball, soccer, tumbling, and more! Each week will feature a new sport taught by Park District specialists in the field. For children aged 2-5. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Call 429-3472 or visit decatur-parks.org for more information.

Adult Basketball Leagues
6-10PM
DISC, 1295 W Wood St
Intense, fast-paced basketball leagues! Teams play 10 games and an end-of-the-season tournament. Must be aged 16 or older.
Call 429-3472 or visit decatur-parks.org for more information.

Decatur Park District Ladies Only Golf Clinic (6.3-6.24)
6-7:30pm
Red Tail Run Golf Club by Raymond Floyd, 520 W. Grove Rd.
$35 ($30 with resident discount). Whether you’ve never stepped on a course or just want to improve your game, this clinic is designed for ladies of all skill levels. Ages 16 and older.
Call 422-2211 for more information.

Decatur Park District’s Tuesday Night Park Runs (6.10 –6.24)                                               Time:Registration, 5:30 p.m.
Run, 6 p.m.
Fairview Park Pavilion #1
Runners of all ages are welcome at this weekly event that includes a half-mile Tot Trot, one-mile Fun Run or various distances. Participants qualify for prize drawings donated by local merchants.
Fee: $1 per person
Phone: 429-3472

EVERY WEDNESDAY
Decatur Park District Pro Tips Night (6.4 – 6.25)                                                                                     6 – 7 p.m.                                                          
Red Tail Run Golf Club by Raymond Floyd, 520 W. Grove Rd.
At the Park District’s Pro Trips Night, you’ll join pros on the driving range and putting green and have all the range balls you can hit! Junior golfers are encouraged to attend.
Fee: $10 per family
Phone: 422-2211

EVERY MONDAY AND THURSDAY
Zumba
4:15-4:45PM
DMH Wellness Center, 2122 N. 27th Street, Decatur.
Eight week sessions are $40. Zumba is a fun, dance-based exercise class.
Call 876-4249 to register.

EVERY TUESDAY AND THURSDAY
Splish Splash Water Aerobics,
4:30-5:30PM and 5:30-6:30PM
DMH Wellness Center, 2122 N. 27th Street, Decatur
Call 876-4249 to register.

Cardiac Rehab Orientation
1-3PM
Decatur Memorial Hospital Cardiac Rehabilitation Department, 2300 N. Edward St., Decatur, IL
FREE. This orientation is for the Cardiac Rehabilitation program and requires a physician referral.
For more information, call 876-2496.

Decatur Park District Wrestling (6.36.26)
5:30-6:30PM
Mueller Park Frontier Building

$30-35. The Decatur Park District will help amateur wrestlers aged 7 – 14 learn basic fundamentals, rules, and skills necessary to gain the winning edge. Sessions are offered by experienced, area wrestling coaches.
Contact 429-3472 for more information.

EVERY THURSDAY
Helping Hands Bereavement for Children
3:30PM
Cancer Care Center of Decatur, 210 W. McKinley, Ave, Decatur, IL. Meets each Thursday in the Art Therapy room.
FREE.
Register online at www.dmhcares.com or call 876-4750.

Decatur Park District Adult Golf Clinic (6.5-6.26)
6-7:30pm
Red Tail Run Golf Club by Raymond Floyd, 520 W. Grove Rd.
$35 ($30 with resident discount). Designed for new golfers, those seeking a refresher on the basics, and those who want to return to the game after being away for a while! For those aged 16 and older.
Call 422-2211 for more information.

Free Admission at Scovill Zoo (6.5–6.26)                                                                                                10 a.m. – 7 p.m.                                                                                                                                 Scovill Zoo, 71 S. Country Club Rd.                                                                                                   Visit Scovill Zoo every Thursday beginning June 5 and receive free admission! Phone: 421-7435

EVERY SATURDAY AND SUNDAY                                                                                     

Decatur Park District Family Fun Golf Days (6.1 – 6.29)
All Decatur Park District Golf Courses
Beginning June 1, on weekends and holidays after 2:30 p.m., families can play 9 holes with one cart at all courses for just $30 a foursome, $25 a threesome, or $20 a twosome. At least one adult must accompany a junior aged 17 years or younger.
Time: After 2:30 p.m.
Fee: $30/foursome, $25/threesome, $20/twosome
Phone: 422-2211

EVERY THURSDAY AND SATURDAY                                                                                   Fairview Family Swim Time (6.5 – 6.26) or (6.7 – 6.21)                                                                       9:30 – 11:30 a.m. (Saturdays)
7 – 9 p.m. (Thursdays)
Fairview Park Pool
Families can enjoy their own private swim time at the Fairview Pool. For their safety, children must be accompanied by an adult.
Fee: $4.25/person; $12/family of up to 4; Free to family pool pass holders
Phone: 421-7431

JUNE 2                                                                                                                                     

Natural Nutrition Weight Management Orientation                                                                               5:30 – 6:15pm                                                                                                                                     FREE, Specific Performance Enhancement Center, 2122 N. 27th Street, Decatur.                              Learn more about our natural approach for weight loss. Obtain knowledge on nutrition and how to work out effectively. Physicians and a one-on-one health coach are on hand to supervise weight loss and help set and reach personal goals. Plus, learn about our meal replacement product with all natural ingredients. Call 876-4249 to sign up for this free orientation

Decatur Park District Junior Golf Camp                                                                                                   4 – 5:30 p.m.
Monday – Thursday, June 2 – 5
Scovill Golf Course, 3909 W. Main St.
Youth aged 5 -17 can get into the swing of golf with this exciting 4-day camp! Beginners focus on coordination, simple techniques and motor skills while more advanced players take their swing to the next level.
Fee: $55 ($50 with resident discount)
Phone: 429-6243

JUNE 4                                                                                                                                                   Bone Density Screening                                                                                                                    9-11am, FREE, Women’s Health and Breast Center, 302 W. Hay St., Suite 117A, Decatur, IL     Screening to check your risk for Osteoporosis.                                                                                                                                                  Register online at www.dmhcares.com or call 876-4377

JUNE 5                                                                                                                                               South Shores Imaging Center Cholesterol, Blood Sugar and PSA Screening            7-10am                                                                                                                                                    1689 S. Franklin Street Rd., Decatur                                                                                              Screenings include a Total Lipid Panel (which includes a total cholesterol, LDL, HDL, and triglycerides), and Glucose screenings for blood sugar. Fasting is necessary for 10-12 hours. Prescription medicine should be taken as usual with water. Cholesterol and Glucose: $20, Prostate (PSA) – Blood draw only – $25.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Register online at www.dmhcares.com or call for appointment, 876-4377.

MidState Soccer Club Tryouts                                                                                                                  7 – 8:30p.m.                                                                                                                                            Decatur Soccer Complex, 1 Educational Park
Tryout for MidState’s boys and girls U10 – U14 and high school girls U15 – U18 soccer teams. Pre-registration is required.
Fee: Tryouts are free; if selected fee is $400 – $530 with $100 one-time uniform fee
Phone: 429-3472

AARP Driver Safety Class,                                                                                                                     8:30am – 4:30pm,                                                                                                                                 Decatur Memorial Hospital Classrooms.                                                                                               Participate in this nationwide safe driving refresher course for drivers age 50 and older. Class graduates may receive auto insurance discounts. Fee is $12.00 for AARP members and $14.00 for non-members.                                                                                                                                       Call DMH Prime Time to register, 876-2191

Stroke of Luck                                                                                                                     3-4pm.                                                                                                                                                 FREE. DMH Rehabilitation Department Conference Room, 2300 N. Edward St., Decatur. The Stroke of Luck Support Group offers a positive forum for socialization, awareness and sharing information for those who have survived a stroke or serious head injury. Family members are welcome and encouraged to attend.                                                                                                                                                   Call 217-876-2600.

South Shores Imaging Center Cholesterol, Blood Sugar and PSA Screening            7-10am                                                                                                                                                  1689 S. Franklin Street Rd., Decatur.                                                                                                   Screenings include a Total Lipid Panel (which includes a total cholesterol, LDL, HDL, and triglycerides), and Glucose screenings for blood sugar. Fasting is necessary for 10-12 hours. Prescription medicine should be taken as usual with water. Cholesterol and Glucose: $20, Prostate (PSA) – Blood draw only: $25.                                                                                                                                                    Register online at www.dmhcares.com or call for appointment, 876-4377

JUNE 6                                                                                                                                             Schaub Floral Display Center’s Plant Sale (6.6-6.7)                                                                                9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Schaub Floral Display Center, 3415 E. Lost Bridge Rd.
The Schaub Floral Display Center will have a plant sale on June 6 & 7 from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. Plants for sale include tropicals, perennials, shrubs, trees, annuals, succulents, cacti, and terrariums
Fee: Plant and tree prices range from $1.50 – $150
Phone: 421-7550

First Annual Brimfield St. Jude 2-mile Race                                                                                         Check in 5:30pm-6:45pm at the Brimfield High School Packet Pickup: 5pm-8pm
T-shirt guaranteed if entry received by May 23, 2014
Medals to all participantsPaved accurate out-and-back course that starts and finishes on N. Jackson St (Brimfield Watertower), Jim’s Shurfine Grocery Store in Brimfield, IL                                                                                                                                                                      registration info http://fatatthefinish.com/central-il-races-calendar/brimfield-st-jude-2-mile-race/

JUNE 7                                                                                                                                                 Schaub Floral Display Center’s Plant Sale (6.6-6.7)                                                                                  9 a.m. – 3 p.m.                                                                                                
Schaub Floral Display Center, 3415 E. Lost Bridge Rd.
The Schaub Floral Display Center will have a plant sale on June 6 & 7 from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. Plants for sale include tropicals, perennials, shrubs, trees, annuals, succulents, cacti, and terrariums
Fee: Plant and tree prices range from $1.50 – $150
Phone: 421-7550

Monsters of the Medley                                                                                                               9am-3pm                                                                                                                                             Specific Performance Enhancement Center, 2122 N. 27th Street, Decatur.                                                                                                                                                 SPEC will be hosting its 2nd annual Strongman competition, Monsters of the Medley. There are 6 different events, the specific details of which will be released one week prior to the event. Heavy, Middle, and Lightweight classes are available for both men and women. Team and individual awards will be given.                                                                                                                                                                         For information on training and registration please visit SPEC or contact Zach at 876-5261.

Tremont Turkey Festival 5k                                                                                     7:30am                                                                                                                                          Tremont Turkey Festival, James St. Tremont, IL.                                                                                Start the second day of the festival off with a refreshing jog in the country. Race day registration starts at 6:15 a.m. and ends promptly at 7:20 a.m $22.00 before June 9, 2014
($2 discount for LRC and IVS members )
$25.00 race day (no discounts) registration: https://register.itsracetime.com/Register/?event=26055

Ty’s Splash n-Dash                                                                                                                               Race day registration will start at 7:00 a.m.Start time: 8:00am                                                                                                                                              Arthur Visitor Center106 E.  Progress Arthur, IL                                                                                       Annual race run in the memory of Ty Brewer.Tot trot will be run at the end of the 5K/10K run. Entry fee for 5K & 10K Run$20 on or before May 28th Late registration: $25Entry Fee for 1 Mile Fun Run & 5K Walk$10 for event only /$15 if T-shirt is desired.                                                                     Registration: http://fatatthefinish.com/central-il-races-calendar/tys-splash-n-dash/

5k Memorial Run for Gayle Sablotny                                                                                        9:00am                                                                                                                                                                   St. John’s Lutheran Church 727 N. Union StreetDecatur,IL                                                                    In memory of Gayle Sablotny, former LSA art teacher, member of St. John’s Lutheran Church, arts council member, and designer of the LSA 5K run  shirts.                                                                                                                                                                               Email: hsoffice@lsadecatur.net Phone:217-233-2000

Totally Tubular 80’s Flashback 5k                                                                                 9:00am                                                                                                                                                               St. Mary School 2000 Richmond Ave Mattoon, IL                                                                                This event is helping to raise money for St. Mary School and the Mattoon High School Food Pantry.                                                                                                                                                  Price is $20 for 5k participants and $10 for 1 mile run/walk. $30 for 5k participants registering on race day.                                                                                                                                                              For more information, contact Megan Rankin at (217) 273-0933.

Springfield SOHO 10k                                                                                                                   10:00am                                                                                                                                                                                                  Stuart  Park, Springfield,IL                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                In  recognition of our landmark 10th year, Springfield SOHO proudly introduces the addition of our first annual 10K run. Early bird tickets are just $40 through March 31, $45 through May 15 and $50 thereafter until online registration ends. https://secure.timingiseverything.com/Register/?event=26171                                                                                                                                                                                              

Decatur Zombie 5k                                                                                                        6:00pm                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Fairview Park Pavilion #1 Fairview Park Decatur, IL Zombies have once again invaded Fairview Park in Decatur, IL! Join the Decatur Public Library for this second annual, non-competitive, all ages 5k run/walk with ZOMBIES!  Contact us with any questions or to volunteer as a zombie at decaturzombie5k@gmail.com!                                                                                                  Runners must register by Saturday May 24th to receive a t-shirt. Registration is available through active.com and the cost is $20.00.

JUNE 9                                                                                                                              Infant CPR Class                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             7pm  Decatur Memorial Hospital – OB Classrooms- 3rd Floor, 2300 N. Edward St., Decatur, IL.This class teaches moms and dads the skills needed for infant CPR and is taught by Pediatric Registered Nurses certified in CPR instruction.                                                                                                       No Fee, Register online at www.dmhcares.com or call 876-3400.

Diabetes Class 1                                                                                                              8am-noon                                                                                                                                                      DMH Specific Performance Enhancement Center, 2122 N. 27th Street, Decatur. This requires a physician referral and assessment appointment prior to class.                                                                                   To register, call 876-4249.

Eat Right to Help the Fight                                                                                                      11am                                                                                                                                               Cancer Care Center of Decatur – Family waiting room in the infusion area, 210 W. McKinley Ave., Decatur, IL. Nutrition class for cancer patients and care givers.                                                                                                                                                               Register online at dmhcares.com. Click on Calendar and click on the event to register, or call 876-4750

JUNE 10
Prepared Childbirth Classes
6:30 pm
Decatur Memorial Hospital – DMH Classroom Complex, Decatur, IL.
Three week series of classes, for women seven to eight months pregnant, addressing labor and delivery process, pain management methods, breathing and relaxation techniques, taking care of mom after delivery, taking care of baby and breast feeding.
Register online at www.dmhcares.com or call 876-3400.

Diabetes Day Class 2
8am-12pm
DMH Specific Performance Enhancement Center, 2122 N. 27th Street, Decatur.
This requires a physician referral and assessment appointment prior to class.
To register, call 876-4249

Growing Through Grief                                                                                              6:00-7:30pm                                                                                                                                                           Cancer Care Center of Decatur –Education Classroom, 210 W. McKinley Ave. A series of grief classes for those who have lost a loved one.                                                                                                         No fee,To register, call 876-473

JUNE 11                                                                                                                                                        DMH PrimeTime Cholesterol, Blood Sugar and PSA Screening                                                                8:30 – 11:30am                                                                                                                                DMH Volunteer Lobby, 2300 N. Edward St., Decatur.                                                                     Screenings include a Total Lipid Panel (which includes a total cholesterol, LDL, HDL, and triglycerides), and Glucose screenings for blood sugar. Fasting is necessary for 10-12 hours. Prescription medicine should be taken as usual with water. Cholesterol and Glucose: $20, Prostate (PSA) – Blood draw only – $25. Register online at www.dmhcares.com or call for appointment, 876-2191.

Facing Cancer Together
1:30pm
Cancer Care Center of Decatur, 210 W. McKinley Ave. – Complementary Education Classrooms.
FREE. A monthly support group for all cancer patients and their families. The group offers an opportunity to share thoughts, feelings and information.
Register online at www.dmhcares.com or call 876-4750.

JUNE 12                                                                                                                                   Cardiopulmonary Rehab Nutrition Class                                                                                               11am – 12:30pm                                                                                                                           Decatur Memorial Hospital, CAFÉ DMH.  2300 N. Edward St.,Decatur.                                               This class is led by a DMH Dietician and is directed at heart healthy eating with an emphasis on reading labels. Participants are to meet at Heart center Registration desk at the Decatur Memorial Hospital Cardiac Rehabilitation Department.                                                                                                           No fee, For more information, call 876-2496.

JUNE 13                                                                                                                                        Decatur-Forsyth Classic an LPGA Symetra Tour Event
Presented by Tate & Lyle and the Decatur Park District (6.13 – 6.15)
Hickory Point Golf Course, 727 Weaver Rd.
Watch some of the world’s best women golfers right here in Decatur at the Decatur-Forsyth Classic an LPGA Symetra Tour Event!
Fee: None
Phone: 421-7444

JUNE 14                                                                                                                                     Decatur-Forsyth Classic an LPGA Symetra Tour Event
Presented by Tate & Lyle and the Decatur Park District (6.13 – 6.15)
Hickory Point Golf Course, 727 Weaver Rd.
Watch some of the world’s best women golfers right here in Decatur at the Decatur-Forsyth Classic an LPGA Symetra Tour Event!
Fee: None
Phone: 421-7444

Animal Crackers Class: First Time Fishin’ at Scovill                                     Zoo                                                                                                                                                     Time: 9:30 – 10:15 a.m. or 11 – 11:45 a.m.
Scovill Zoo, 71 S. Country Club Rd.                                                                                                    Join Animal Crackers on a fishing adventure! We will use the zoo’s fishing poles and equipment and try our hands at fishing. Children aged 3 – 5 will learn how to bait a hook, cast a line, and hopefully reel in a big one!
Fee: $10 ($9 with resident discount)
Phone: 421-7435

Steamboat Classic                                                                                                                                   7:00am                                                                                                                                                The Gateway Building 200 Northeast Water Street Peoria, IL                                                                  The 41st running of the STEAMBOAT CLASSIC 4 MILE, 15 KILOMETER and 4 KILOMETER RACES. More than $25,000 in prize money is offered with cash awards to the top ten open men and women.                                                                                                                                                   For more information, visit steamboatclassic.org.

Adam Carter Memorial Run/Walk                                                                                                      8:00am                                                                                                                                          Fairview Park Pavilion #1, Fairview Park, Decatur, IL                                                                         Join us in celebrating the life of Adam Carter, who died of a rare form of cancer in 2010 at the young age of 12. All proceeds from the event will benefit Adam’s favorite charities. $25 Adults Individual $100 Per Family (4 or more)                                                                                             FunRun@AdamCarterMemorial.com,  www.AdamCarterMemorial.com

Forsyth Family Fest 5k                                                                                                                 8:00am                                                                                                                                                     Forsyth Park Pavilion, Forsyth Park, Forsyth, IL                                                                                   Course is a fast, flat course on residential streets around Forsyth Park. There will be traffic control. Race meets in the large parking lot by the pavilion & tennis courts.                                                  217-877-9445 Village Hall (8-5, M-F)
Village of Forsyth, IL Website

Lake Mingo Trail Run                                                                                                     9:00am                                                                                                                                               Kennekuk Cove County Park, 22296-A Henning Road, Danville, IL                                                        7.1 Miles of challenging trails circling Lake Mingo. 90% trail with 7% grasslands and 3% rock & asphalt.                                                                                                                                                    For more information, contact Greg Brant at 217-431-1367 or email mingo@kennekuk.com

JUNE 15                                                                                                                                             Decatur-Forsyth Classic an LPGA Symetra Tour Event
Presented by Tate & Lyle and the Decatur Park District (6.13 – 6.15)
Hickory Point Golf Course, 727 Weaver Rd.
Watch some of the world’s best women golfers right here in Decatur at the Decatur-Forsyth Classic an LPGA Symetra Tour Event!
Fee: None
Phone: 421-7444

Dads’ Day Dollar Deals at Scovill Zoo                                                                                              Time: 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. with last admission one hour before closing                                                    Scovill Zoo, 71 S. Country Club Rd.
Celebrate Father’s Day at Scovill Zoo and enjoy $1 admission, $1 train, $1 carousel and other per person deals for the entire family!
Fee: $1 admission
Phone: 421-7435

JUNE 16                                                                                                                                              Expectant Grandparent                                                                                                                          7pm                                                                                                                                                                                             Decatur Memorial Hospital-OB classroom                                                                                              This class covers newborn care, childproofing a home, toys for various ages and other new grandparent concerns.                                                                                                                                               No fee, Registration is required. Call 876-3400

B.O.S.S. Musical Theatre Camp                                                                                                   Monday – Thursday (6.16 – 6.30) Time: 9 a.m. – noon (grades 1 – 5) 1 – 4 p.m. (grades 6 – 12)
Poage Arts & Recreation Center, 2020 N. Oakland
Everyone is a star in B.O.S.S. musical theatre camps! Actors in grades 1 – 12 will learn teamwork, musical theatre techniques, and skills in preparation for an exciting final show with sets, costumes, props and lights.
Fee: $185 ($170 with resident discount)
Phone: 422-5911

JUNE 17
Cardiopulmonary Wellness Group
6-7pm
DMH Memorial Hospital, Classroom A, 2300 N. Edward St., Decatur.
FREE. Guest speakers from the hopsital and from the community present on a variety of topics.
Call 876-2429.

Prepared Childbirth Classes
6:30 pm
Decatur Memorial Hospital – DMH Classroom Complex, Decatur, IL.
Three week series of classes, for women seven to eight months pregnant, addressing labor and delivery process, pain management methods, breathing and relaxation techniques, taking care of mom after delivery, taking care of baby and breast feeding.
Register online at www.dmhcares.com or call 876-3400..

Decatur Golf Academy
Tuesdays & Thursdays, (6.17 – 6.26)                                                                                                Time: 9 – 10:30 a.m.                                                                                                                          Scovill Golf Course, 3909 W. Main St.
Develop your golf skills in this fun and friendly environment! Interactive classes with Park District golf pros are designed to help youth aged 5 – 17 with their form and fundamentals.
Fee: $65 ($50 with resident discount)
Phone: 429-6243

Growing Through Grief                                                                                               6:00-7:30pm                                                                                                                                                     Cancer Care Center of Decatur –Education Classroom, 210 W. McKinley Ave.                                                                                                                                                                           A series of grief classes for those who have lost a loved one.                                                                 No fee,To register, call 876-473

JUNE 18
DMH PrimeTime Cholesterol, Blood Sugar and PSA Screening                                       8:30 –11:30am                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    DMH Volunteer Lobby, 2300 N. Edward St., Decatur.                                                                             Screenings include a Total Lipid Panel (which includes a total cholesterol, LDL, HDL, and triglycerides), and Glucose screenings for blood sugar. Fasting is necessary for 10-12 hours. Prescription medicine should be taken as usual with water. Cholesterol and Glucose: $20, Prostate (PSA) – Blood draw only – $25.                                                                                                                                                        Register online at www.dmhcares.com or call for appointment, 876-2191                                .

Mobile Mammography,                                                                                                              9:30am-Noon                                                                                                                                                         Arthur Family Practice.                                                                                                                         Call 876-1111 to schedule an appointment..

JUNE 19
Diabetes Support Group                                                                                                           11am-noon                                                                                                                                          DMH Specific Performance Enhancement Center, 2122 N. 27th Street, Decatur.                                      A group for anyone in the community who needs help and support with their diabetes.                              No fee,  Call the DMH Specific Performance Enhancement Center at 876-4249 for questions.

DMH Express Care East Cholesterol Screening                                                                                         8 – 10am                                                                                                                                          4455 US Route 36 East, Decatur.                                                                                             Screenings include a Total Lipid Panel (which includes a total cholesterol, LDL, HDL, and triglycerides), and Glucose screenings for blood sugar. Fasting is necessary for 10-12 hours. Prescription medicine should be taken as usual with water. Cholesterol and Glucose: $20, Prostate (PSA) – Blood draw only – $25.                                                                                                                                                         Register online at www.dmhcares.com or call for appointment, 876-4377.

JUNE 20
Diabetes Day Class 3                                                                                                          10-11am                                                                                                                                             Specific Performance Enhancement Center, 2122 N. 27th Street, Decatur.                                           This requires a physician referral and assessment appointment prior to class.                                           To register, call 876-4249.

Decatur Park District’s Bad Pants Open
Time: Food & Beverages, 6 – 8:30 p.m.
Games, 6 p.m.
Caddyshack, 8:30 p.m.
Hickory Point Golf Course, 727 Weaver Rd.
Enjoy Caddyshack-inspired golf contests, prizes, food, and beverages at this fun event just for adults! The evening will conclude with a showing of Caddyshack on the big, inflatable screen! Costumes are encouraged.
Fee: $25 by June 18; $30 at the door
Phone: 422-5911

U.S. Open National Playoffs Qualifying Tournament                                                                                 Time: TBA                                                                                                                        
Friday – Tuesday, (6.20 – 6.24)
Fairview Park Tennis Complex
The Fairview Tennis Center will host the U.S. Open National Playoffs Sectional Qualifying Tournament from June 20 – 24. The U.S. Open National Playoffs include both men’s and women’s singles, as well as mixed doubles.
Fee: None
Phone: 423-7020

Cardiopulmonary Risk Factors Education                                                                           1-3pm                                                                                                                                             Decatur Memorial Hospital, Café 1 & 2. 2300 N. Edward St., Decatur                                               Cardiac Risk Factors” class is an educational class that assists clients to recognize and change their risk factors to maintain a heart healthy lifestyle. Participants are to meet at Heart Center Registration desk at the Decatur Memorial Hospital Cardiac Rehabilitation Department.                                                            No Fee, For more information, call 876-2496

JUNE 21
U.S. Open National Playoffs Qualifying Tournament                                                                         Time: TBA                                                                                                                                             Friday – Tuesday, (6.20 – 6.24)
Fairview Park Tennis Complex
The Fairview Tennis Center will host the U.S. Open National Playoffs Sectional Qualifying Tournament from June 20 – 24. The U.S. Open National Playoffs include both men’s and women’s singles, as well as mixed doubles.
Fee: None
Phone: 423-7020

Bob Goldman Memorial Scholastic Challenge                                                              7:30am                                                                                                                                                Center Park Beach House, Center Park, Lake Springfield, IL                                                                 A flat, fast and accurate 5k course with start and finish at Center Park. Showers and lockers available at the Beach House.

Bethany Celebration 5k                                                                                                  8:00am                                                                                                                                                  Crowder Park, Bethany, IL                                                                                                                  This is a trail run on a 1.03 mile gravel path. The 1-mile run completes one lap of the course. The 5-K run completes three laps of the course.                                                                                                 http://www.eventbrite.com/e/2014-bethany-celebration-5k-run-registration-7224028263

Trial By Fire 5k                                                                                                                8:00am                                                                                                                                               White Oak Park, 1514 North Cottage, Normal, IL                                                                               The Knapp Burn Foundation Trial by Fire 5K is a fun and educational event for runners and walkers of all ages with all race proceeds to benefit Knapp Burn Foundation                                                         Contact Vivian Elder at 309-825-7703 or email KBF5Kracedirector@atomicvole.org

WDCR Run/Walk for the Talk                                                                                                       8:00am                                                                                                                                              Nelson Park, Decatur, IL                                                                                                                     This race will benefit Decatur Catholic Radio. DRC members get $1 dollar discount. Proceeds benefit your local Decatur Catholic Radio station: WDCR Mail registration forms and payments to Natalie Beck, 109 Faries Park, Decatur, IL 62526. All checks should be made payable to Decatur Catholic Radio. $1 discount for Decatur Running Club Members.                                                                                                                                             For more information: call 217-433-1396 or email nbeck@barbeck.com.

Nick’s Race                                                                                                                                          8:30am                                                                                                                                                     Sam Sarr State Park, 13225 E State Highway 33, Newton, IL                                                                Nick’s Race is a 2.85 mile challenging, but scenic trail run through Sam Parr State Park in Newton, IL using ChampionChip timing.                                                                                                                      Registration is $20 until June 14, and then $25 after that date. Race day registrations are accepted. https://www.raceit.com/Register/?event=26321

JUNE 22
U.S. Open National Playoffs Qualifying Tournament                                                                                                                                                Time: TBA Friday – Tuesday, (6.20 – 6.24) 
Fairview Park Tennis Complex
The Fairview Tennis Center will host the U.S. Open National Playoffs Sectional Qualifying Tournament from June 20 – 24. The U.S. Open National Playoffs include both men’s and women’s singles, as well as mixed doubles.
Fee: None
Phone: 423-7020

JUNE 23
Renewal                                                                                                                                              6-7:30pm                                                                                                                                       Cancer Care Center of Decatur – Complementary Education Classroom, 210 W. McKinley Ave.                                                                                                                                                       A bereavement support group for those who have lost a loved one and have completed the Growing Through Grief series.                                                                                                                             No fee, Register online at www.dmhcares.com or call 876-4750.

Staley Striders Track & Field Club
Presented by Tate & Lyle                                                                                                                       Time: 4:30 – 5:30 p.m.; Tuesday practices from 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. Mondays, Tuesdays & Wednesdays, (6.23 – 6.30)
Fairview Park Tennis Complex
Athletes aged 6 – 18 focus on short and long-distance running techniques, plus a variety of field events.
Fee: $24 ($20 with resident discount)
Phone: 429-3472

U.S. Open National Playoffs Qualifying Tournament                                                                                  Time: TBA                                                                                                                                             Friday – Tuesday, (6.20 – 6.24)
Fairview Park Tennis Complex
The Fairview Tennis Center will host the U.S. Open National Playoffs Sectional Qualifying Tournament from June 20 – 24. The U.S. Open National Playoffs include both men’s and women’s singles, as well as mixed doubles.
Fee: None
Phone: 423-7020

JUNE 24
MidState Soccer Club’s Tots & Summer Academy
Tuesday, June 24
Decatur Soccer Complex, 1 Educational Park
MidState Tots & Summer Academy is for youth aged U4 – U8 and focuses on the basics of soccer, including passing, dribbling and coordination.
Time: 9:30 – 10 a.m. (ages U4/U5)
10 – 11 a.m. (ages U6 – U8)
Fee: Ages U4/U5, $41 ($35 with resident discount)
Ages U6 – U8, $47 ($41 with resident discount)
Phone: 429-3472

U.S. Open National Playoffs Qualifying Tournament                                                                           Time: TBA                                                                                                                                      Friday – Tuesday, (6.20 – 6.24)
Fairview Park Tennis Complex
The Fairview Tennis Center will host the U.S. Open National Playoffs Sectional Qualifying Tournament from June 20 – 24. The U.S. Open National Playoffs include both men’s and women’s singles, as well as mixed doubles.
Fee: None
Phone: 423-7020

Growing Through Grief                                                                                                           6:00-7:30pm                                                                                                                                           Cancer Care Center of Decatur –Education Classroom, 210 W. McKinley Ave.                                        A series of grief classes for those who have lost a loved one.                                                                                                                                                          No fee, To register, call 876-4735.

Prepared Childbirth Classes
6:30 pm
Decatur Memorial Hospital – DMH Classroom Complex, Decatur, IL.
Three week series of classes, for women seven to eight months pregnant, addressing labor and delivery process, pain management methods, breathing and relaxation techniques, taking care of mom after delivery, taking care of baby and breast feeding.
Register online at www.dmhcares.com or call 876-3400.

Breastfeeding Basics                                                                                                                           7pm                                                                                                                                                   Decatur Memorial Hospital, Classrooms – Lobby Level, 2300 N. Edward St.                                   Taught by a certified lactation counselor, this class offers information on why breastfeeding is the BEST choice for your baby. Fathers or other support persons are welcome.Registration is required.                 No Fee, Register online at www.dmhcares.com or call 876-3400.

Us TOO                                                                                                                                         4:30-6pm                                                                                                                                            Cancer Care Center of Decatur, Education Classroom, 210 W. McKinley Ave.                             Support group for prostate cancer patients and spouses. This month’s special presentation will be by Dr. Leroy Hall, psychologist, “Coping with Depression”.                                                                                 No fee, Register online at www.dmhcares.com or call 876-4750.

JUNE 25
Decatur Park District’s Glitzy Girls Summer Spa
Time: 6 – 7:30 p.m.
Poage Arts & Recreation Center, 2020 N. Oakland
Girls aged 6 – 12 will enjoy an evening of fun pedicures, fruit facials, snacks and dancing. Goodie bag provided!
Fee: $36 ($30 with resident discount)
Phone: 421-6648

Lap-Band Orientation                                                                                                                           6pm                                                                                                                                                    Decatur Memorial Hospital – Café DMH Classroom 1 – Ground Level, 2300 N. Edward Street.             If you are more than 100 pounds overweight, you may be a candidate for the Lap-Band® surgical procedure at Decatur Memorial Hospital. To register, call 877-5421.

JUNE 26                                                                                                                                      Decatur Park District Sounds of Summer Concert
Hit Men and a Dame
Time: 7 p.m.
Anne & Al Swartz Pavilion at Hickory Point Golf Course, 727 Weaver Rd.
Celebrate the summer with a live concert by Hit Men and a Dame at the Anne & Al Swartz Pavilion at Hickory Point Golf Course. Adult beverages and concessions available for purchase.
Fee: None
Phone: 422-5911

Diabetes Class 1                                                                                                                                     12-4pm                                                                                                                                               DMH Specific Performance Enhancement Center, 2122 N. 27th Street, Decatur.                                                                                                                                               This requires a physician referral and assessment appointment prior to class.                                                                                                                                                                   To register, call 876-4249.  

JUNE 27                                                                                                                                             Diabetes Day Class 2                                                                                               noon-4pm                                                                                                                                           DMH Specific Performance Enhancement Center, 2122 N. 27th Street, Decatur.                                 This requires a physician referral and assessment appointment prior to class.                                           To register, call 876-4249.

Brian McMillen Memorial Run/Walk 5k & 10k
8:00am
LLCC main Campus, Springfield, IL
All the money raised from this run helps to support the Brian McMillen Veterans Scholarship, raise funds for various other charities, and keep this run going for years to come. Brian McMillen was an Illinois State Trooper, an Illinois Air National Guardsman, and a LLCC and UIS student who lost his life working in the line of duty.
Click here to register.

CreatiVets 5k
9:00am
Heritage Lake Mackinaw, Mackinaw, IL
CreatiVets is a non-profit organization. CreatiVets’ mission is to provide disabled veterans with the opportunity to use art therapy, music, and creative writing to address the psychological and emotional needs that arise from combat-related trauma. Our goal is to provide artistic resources and accessible space to veterans in order to foster self-expression, enhance coping skills, manage stress, and strengthen their sense of self through the healing power of music, writing and visual art.
Click here for more information.

JWA Dash to the Bash
9:00am
Sliderz Bar & Grill, Decatur, IL
Junior Welfare Association (JWA) presents it’s annual running race in Decatur, IL. After the successful Race to the Vineyard 5k/10k in 2013, the annual race will be moved down the road to Sliderz Bar & Grill due to the unfortunate closure of Long Creek Vineyards. This race had over 450 runners last year and the goal is to have over 500 this year. The new name for this annual event is Dash to the Bash! Proceeds benefit Junior Welfare Association signature programs including the Shoe Fund, Athletic Fund and Homeless Initiative.
Click here to register.

JUNE 28                                                                                                                                      Scheels 5k Run & Kiddie Walk                                                                                     7:00am                                                                                                                                                     Scheels at Legacy Pointe Town Center, 3801 S. MacArthur Blvd, Springfield, IL                                                                                                                                                   Scheels 5K and Kiddie Run to benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters of Springfield. Register online at Active.com      

Fear the Fork 5k                                                                                                            7:30am                                                                                                                                                 Henson Park Pavilion, Henson Park, Villa Grove, IL Proceeds benefit V.G. Booster Club Cost: non-refundable fee of $20, Find this Event on Facebook!

Shamrock Race to the Cross                                                                                       7:30am                                                                                                                                                   Sacred Heart School, 407 S Henrietta, Effingham, IL                                                                         Shamrock Race to the Cross will benefit the Sacred Heart Booster Club. Registration forms are available at the Visitors Center at 1505 Hampton Drive in Effingham.10k, 5k, 1 mile fun run/walk, $20 registration & race t-shirt, day of race $25, visit active.com for registration.                                                             For more information on the race, call Tiffany Hartke at (217) 536-5527 or Michelle Kruger at (217) 342-5477

Mission Impossible 5k Warrior Run & One Mile Fun Run                                             8:00am                                                                                                                                                    Big Creek Park, 940 N.Main St., Canton, IL 5k: $30 until 6/15 and $35 after, Fun Run: $15 until 6/15 and $20 after. All participants registered by 6/15 will be guaranteed an event shirt and spot in our challenge.                                                                                                                      https://www.signmeup.com/site/online-event-registration/99777

Pierson Strong 5k & 1 Mile                                                                                                                8:00am                                                                                                                                               EIU Stadium Tailgate Area, 100 Grant Ave, Charleston, IL                                                                  This is a benefit for 2 year old Piersen Eaker and his family. Runners and walkers of all ages & abilities welcome                                                                                                                                       http://www.active.com/charleston-il/running/races/piersen-strong-5k-and-1-mile-run-walk-2014?int=72-3-A10

Redhawk Rampage Sprint Triathlon, 1 mile kids fun run, and 5k run/walk                             8:00am                                                                                                                                                     Mattoon Area Family YMCA, 221 N 16th St., Mattoon, IL Sprint Triathlon Individual $55 (includes an event t-shirt and finish medal for all pre-registered participants), Sprint Triathlon Team $110 – each team member must fill out a registration form (includes an event t-shirt and finish medal for all pre-registered participants), 1 Mile Kid’s Fun Run $10 (Does not include an event t-shirt, may be pre-ordered for $15. Finisher medals to the first 50 finishers.) 5K Run/Walk $20 (Does not include an event t-shirt, may be pre-ordered for $15. Finisher medals to the first 50 finishers.) After June 6, 2014 please add $10 per Individual, $20 per Team. Lincoln Trails Council, BSA 262 W. Prairie Ave., Decatur, IL 62523. Ellen Watkins, Senior District Executive, 217-620-7205, ellen.watkins@scouting.org

Art Sarver Memorial 3 Mile Run/Walk                                                                                         9:00am                                                                                                                                           Oglesby Elks Lodge, 800 E. Walnut St., Oglesby, IL Art Sarver and his wife, Barb, were the founders and race directors of both the Oglesby 10K Classic and the Oglesby 3 mile Turkey Trot. Art passed away in the Spring of 2010.Let’s show our appreciation and participate in this race honoring his memory.The entry fee is $20 until Friday, June 20th, and $25 until the start of the race. There is a special family rate ($60) for families of four of more living in the same household. All entry forms must be turned in together. Online registration is available* or you can mail or drop off the completed form and entry fee at Oglesby City Hall. http://www.runrace.net/findarace.php?id=14179IL1&tab=a3

Remember 5k                                                                                                                                 9:00am                                                                                                                                                    Lake Shelbyville Visitor Center, RR 4 Box 128B, Shelbyville, IL The Remember 5K/ 1 mile fun walk is a fundraiser for the Cuffs Against Cancer Relay For Life Team with the proceeds benefiting Shelby County Relay For Life. Participants may pre-register at scso87.org by printing the pre-registration form, completing it and sending it and the payment of $20.00 to the Shelby County Sheriff’s Office, 151 N. Morgan, Shelbyville, IL 62565, Attn: Cuffs Against Cancer

Shady Hollow Chase                                                                                                                             10:00am                                                                                                                                               Comlara Park, COMLARA Park, Hudson, IL                                                                                    Based on your age, gender, and submitted 5k time we will handicap your start time using the famous Dewey-Cheetah & Howe method. Your handicap time will be printed on your bib. COST: $15.00 *Very Important!! Please include your most recent 5k time in the address 2 field when you fill out your registration information. http://www.shtrs.org/#!events/c14e3

 

OTHER
E-Birth Class
Online website class for expectant parents who can’t attend an on-site childbirth class due to work schedules, time constraints, or medical conditions. Cost of the program is $40.
Register online at www.dmhcares.com or call 876-3400.

Geriatric Assessment Clinic
241 W. Weaver Road, Suite 240, Forsyth.

Call 876-6350 for more information regarding assessment services for the Geriatric population.