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Date/Time
Date(s) - Tuesday, April 25, 2017
3:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Location
Illinois Wesleyan Shirk Center

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WHN-smJoin us for the Illinois Heart & Lung Foundation’s 19th annual Women’s Health Night at the Illinois Wesleyan Shirk Center.

Please note our new location this year at the Illinois Wesleyan Shirk Center

Jackie Joyner-Kersee
Jackie Joyner-Kersee

Improve your health, and have fun, at the Illinois Heart & Lung Foundation’s Women’s Heath Night through numerous health education vendors, health screenings, free child care, keynote speaker Jackie Joyner-Kersee, and a Fun Run/Walk with Jackie Joyner-Kersee.

Jackie is one of the most celebrated all-around athletes of all time and was named the Greatest Female Athlete of the 20th Century by Sports Illustrated. In her professional athletic career Jackie has garnered six Olympic medals (three Gold, one Silver, and two Bronze) and four World Champion Titles in the long jump and the heptathlon, despite the diagnosis of severe asthma at age 18.

Timeline

  • 3:00pm Doors Open at the Wesleyan Shirk Center
  • 5:45pm Nursing Scholarship Presentation
  • 6:00pm Keynote Speaker Jackie Joyner-Kersee
  • 7:00pm Fun Run/Walk with Jackie Joyner-Kersee on Illinois Wesleyan’s Outside Track

Thank You!

Thank you to our supportive businesses who will be attending this year!

  • Advanced MRI
  • Advocate BroMenn
  • Advocate BroMenn Health and Fitness
  • Bloomington Normal Audiology
  • Center for Prevention
  • Country Financial
  • Fleet Feet
  • Jesse Imaging Center
  • Heartland Foot and Ankle Associates

  • Houska Dental
  • Mid-Illinois Hematology Oncology Associates
  • Millennium Pain Center
  • Nourish Lifestyle Center
  • Peffer Wellness
  • Trinity Home Medical Equipment
  • The VEIN Specialists
  • Twin City Plastic Surgery/ Oasis Medical Spa and Wellness
  • YWCA McLean County

Questions?

If you have any questions about Women’s Health Night, or would like to attend our event, please contact Sarah Gliege at [email protected]

Share your story

Share your success about positive lifestyle changes you have made as a result of attending Womens’ Health Night.

History

First held in 2001, 500 women attended the annual event. Women’s Health Night has grown to be the largest free Community Health Fair in McLean County with over 2,000 women and men attending. It was the first major project of the newly-formed Illinois Heart & Lung Foundation and remains a focus of the Foundation’s current efforts to provide education and resources to improve the health of the community.

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