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Events under 'Health and Fitness'

Events to learn more about health and practice good fitness.

Skin Care/Cancer Workshop (Wed. Apr 23, 2014 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm)

Contact Info:

The Forum at Carle
217-383-3021
philanthropy@carle.com
http://www.carle.org

Women's Legacy Circle is hosting Dr. Craig Neitzel to speak on “Face the Facts About Skin Care + Skin Cancer” Wednesday, April 23rd from 4:30 – 6:30 p.m. at the Forum at Carle, Urbana IL. You will need to call to reserve your seat by April 18th. Registration opens at 4:30pm and at 5:30 the Dr. will speak. Free parking is available at the Champaign County Fairgrounds with shuttle service to The Forum. Please call, email or go online for details.

Christie Clinic Illinois Marathon (Fri. Apr 25, 2014 8:00 am - 12:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Champaign, IL
http://www.illinoismarathon.com/

One of the nation premier Boston Marathon qualifying races, the Christie Clinic Illinois Marathon will take place on Thursday-Saturday, April 24th-26th in Champaign/Urbana IL. The slate includes a Friday night 5K walk/run, Saturday, 10K, 1/2 Marathon, Marathon Relay, Full Marathon and Saturday afternoon Kids Fun Run. Registration is currently being taken. Please go online for all the details.

2nd Annual Run for Heaven's Sake (Sat. Apr 26, 2014 7:30 am - 9:30 am)

Contact Info:

Flora, IL
618-662-7626
Richard.rudy@countryfinancial.com
http://www.fccflora.com

Join us for the 2nd Annual Run for Heaven's Sake 5k and 10k, with a 1k Fun Run at First Christian Church in Flora, IL. Registration is at 7am and the race is at 8:30am. Proceeds will benefit the youth group's upcoming Conference costs, and the church's 4 corners project. Childcare will be provided. Please go online for details.

Christie Clinic Illinois Marathon (Sat. Apr 26, 2014 8:00 am - 12:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Champaign, IL
http://www.illinoismarathon.com/

One of the nation premier Boston Marathon qualifying races, the Christie Clinic Illinois Marathon will take place on Thursday-Saturday, April 24th-26th in Champaign/Urbana IL. The slate includes a Friday night 5K walk/run, Saturday, 10K, 1/2 Marathon, Marathon Relay, Full Marathon and Saturday afternoon Kids Fun Run. Registration is currently being taken. Please go online for all the details.

Hoof-It For Hooves of Hope 5/10K (Sat. May 3, 2014 8:00 am - 10:00 am)

Contact Info:

Potomac, IL
419-204-7128
michael@hoovesofhope.net
http://www.hoovesofhope.net

Hooves of Hope is hosting the first Hoof-It For Hooves of Hope May 3rd beginning at 8am at the City Park, 310 West State Street in Potomac, IL. Race options include a "Trot" for kids 12 & under, a 5k or a 10K. Registration is $25 and includes admission into the Post-Race Celebration with "Jeffrey" the miniature horse, a Hoof-It T-shirt and your race packet. You can sign up and find out more information on our website or by calling.

Warrior Fitness Games (Sat. May 3, 2014 8:00 am - 12:00 pm)

The Fighting Illini Army ROTC program will be holding a military themed crossfit competition for the Champaign-Urbana Area on Saturday, May 3rd beginning at 8am at Huff Hall on the University of Illinois Campus at Urbana/Champaign, IL. Proceeds from this event will go toward the Center for Wounded Veterans in Higher Education. There will be team events (4 people), individual, and spectator events. Teams will cost $80 for student teams, and $100 for non student teams. Please go online to register.

PVCPC Walk/5K for Life (Sat. May 3, 2014 10:00 am - 12:00 pm)

The Parke/Vermillion Community Pregnancy Center is a non-profit PRO-LIFE will be hosting a Walk/5K for Life on Saturday, May 3rd at the Parke Vermillion Community Pregnancy Center, Rockville Town Square in Rockville IN at 10am. Registration costs for adults are $25 and for kids $12 these are waived with $150 in sponsors. Besides the walk there will be lots of family friendly events. Please check our facebook page for more information. 

Kirby Derby 5/10K (Sat. May 10, 2014 8:00 am - 10:00 am)

Contact Info:

Forest Preserve Park
(217) 762-1513
cadams@kirbyhealth.org
https://kirbyhospital.org/kirby-derby/index.php

Kirby Medical Center presents its 7th annual 5K & 10K Run, 5K Recreational Walk & Kids’ Race at this year’s Kirby Derby at the Forest Preserve Park in Monticello on Saturday, May 10th beginning at 8am. $25 Earlybird pricing is going on now. Kids' race is free. Visit us online to register. For more information and tips for running, follow us on Facebook: KirbyDerby KMC.

Ladies' Brunch and Health Fair (Sat. May 10, 2014 8:30 am - 12:30 pm)

Contact Info:

Decatur, IL
217-620-6677
bigwoodpr1@aol.com

Join us for the "Pamper ME!" Ladies' Brunch and Health Fair on Saturday, May 10th beginning at 8:30am at the Grand Palace Banquet Hall/ 3523 N. Brush College Rd., Decatur, IL. Free health screenings, Q&A with the area's top health experts, free spa treatments, inspiring talks, vendors, and giveaways. Please email or call for details.

Alpha Childbirth Preparation Classes (Thu. May 15, 2014 7:15 pm - 9:15 pm)

Alpha Childbirth Classes are being offerend Thursday evenings, May 15th-June 12th at 7:15. Join the Journey Pregnancy and Life Hub as an ICEA (International Childbirth Education Association) Certified Childbirth Educator  will teach the classes. Course fee includes a 180 page student workbook. For more details please call, email or go online. 

Camp Assurance 5K & Kids' Fun Run and Fun Day (Sat. May 17, 2014 8:30 am - 3:00 pm)

Join Camp Assurance, 8364 N 2100 East Rd, Georgetown, IL, on Saturday May 17th at 8:30 a.m. for a 5k and Kids Fun Run. The 5K is a trail run/walk through the beautiful property of Camp Assurance. The cost is $25 by April 17, $30 after and a t-shirt guaranteed for those registered by 4/17. And afterwards stay for a Family Fun Day from 10:30 am- 3pm . We will have an Open House, lunch and many activities. The costis $3 per person. .Find more information and register online.

CASA Superhero 5k Fun Run/Walk (Sat. May 17, 2014 9:00 am - 11:00 am)

Contact Info:

Terre Haute, IN
812-231-5658
casa.info@vigocounty.in.gov
http://www.vigocountycasa.com/5k

Join us on Saturday, May 17 at 9am for the CASA Superhero 1K Fun Run/Walk and at 9:30am for the 5K Fun Run/Walk at the Indiana Mile at the ISU Memorial Stadium, Terre Haute. The registration is adults for $20, Ages 0-17 for $10 and Dogs $5. Registration/sign-up starts at 7:30 AM for both races. Proceeds from this event will benefit abused and neglect children in the Wabash Valley. To register go online. For details, call or go online.

8th Annual Dentistry With A Heart Day (Fri. May 23, 2014 6:00 am - 4:00 pm)

Dentistry with a Heart Day will be Friday May 23rd beginning at 6am at 1317 D'Adrian Professional Park in Godfrey, IL. Drs and the staff at Dentistry With TLC will be volunteering their time and expertise to the less fortunate by providing free fillings, extractions and teeth cleanings. Registration for Dentistry With A Heart Day will begin in the parking lot of the practice at 6 am on Friday, May 23rd. Registration is based on a first-come first-served basis and is limited to the first 80 adults. There is no way to pre-register for the event or receive special consideration. The doctors will begin treating patients at 8 am. Patients should expect to wait in line for several hours before receving treatment. For more details, please go online. 

Races for All Paces 5K (Sat. May 24, 2014 9:00 am - 11:00 am)

Join St. John's School for the Races for All Paces 5K Run, 5K Walk, 1-Mile Fun Walk on Saturday, May 24th at 9am on a shaded course in West Frankfort Park in West Frankfort IL. Register by May 10th for a discount. All proceeds from this event benefit the school. Please go online for all the details and to register.

Running of the Rams 5K and Kids Run (Sat. May 31, 2014 8:00 am - 10:00 am)

In the spirit of the famous event in Spain, runners will take off on a fast 5K course in Champaign, followed several minutes later by several local elite runners who, while running as "The Rams", will attempt to chase them down! There is also a walker-friendly event. Kids Ages 0-5 can participate in a "Running of the Lambs.", also held at St. John Lutheran Church, 509 S. Mattis Ave in Champaign, IL, on Saturday, May 31st beginning at 8am. For more information and to register, please go online or call.

PIC 5K Run/Walk for LIFE (Sat. Jun 14, 2014 7:00 am - 10:00 am)

Contact Info:

Aurora, IL
630-896-8600
penny@rupregnant.com
http://www.rupregnant.com

Join the Pregnancy Information Center for a 5K Run/Walk for Life on Saturday, June 14th with check in at 7am. Runner take off at 8am and walkers at 8:10am. The cost is for Early Bird $25 2/1 – 4/30, Starting 5/1 – 6/6 $35, Event Day $45. Please register online or call for more details. This event will take place at 40W098 Galena Blvd. Aurora, IL.