“Members In The Spotlight”
Presence Saint Joseph Medical Center in Joliet welcomes the first baby of 2014, Krystal Renee Kelley born at 10:09am on January 1st, weighing 7 lbs. 6 oz. and 20 inches long. Parents, Patricia Boudreau and Zachariah Kelley from Wilmington, are very pleased to start the New Year with their bundle of joy.
Senior Star at Weber Place announces that it has joined forces with Central Elementary School in Plainfield with a new reading program for second graders designed to foster academic success at an early age. The pilot program is beginning in one second grade classroom two times per month for one hour each session. Residents from Senior Star at Weber Place, many of whom are retired teachers, visit the classroom and read to the students and, in turn, students read to the residents. For more information, call (815) 439-2033.
February 12th learn more about reducing your risk of heart disease at Presence Saint Joseph Medical Center’s Matters of the Heart program at the Presence Healing Arts Pavilion in New Lenox. As part of Presence Saint Joes’ Red Hot Mamas lecture series, this free program is open to both women and men, and will feature a thorough discussion of the incidence of heart disease, risk factors, prevention and early detection by board-certified cardiologist, Jo Ann Donoghue, D.O. For more information, call (877) 737-4636.