Entries by Lana Likens

Summer Series Planned for Kids Cooking Classes

A summer series is planned for a popular Kids Cooking Class offered by Jefferson Community Health & Life and Nebraska Extension-Jefferson County. Children will have an opportunity to learn about healthy eating and the importance of working together to plan and prepare healthy meals during a three-session class. The program is open to kids who […]

Golf Tournament to Benefit Jefferson Community Health & Life

A charity golf tournament to benefit Jefferson Community Health & Life has been set for Friday, Aug. 9, at the Fairbury Country Club. The three-person scramble will begin with a shotgun start at 8:45 a.m. The 18-hole tournament will feature cash prizes along with pin prizes. The entry fee is $225 per team. The field […]

Progressive Agriculture Safety Day Set for July 30

FAIRBURY – The Progressive Agriculture Safety Day will be held on Tuesday, July 30, from 8:15 a.m. to 2:15 p.m. at the Jefferson County Fairgrounds in Fairbury. This year’s Safety Day is the 22nd annual event for the local chapter of Jefferson County Farm Safety 4 Just Kids. Progressive Agriculture Safety Day is open to […]

Parkinson’s Support Group to Meet June 10

The Parkinson’s Support Group will meet on Monday, June 10, at 10 a.m. in Jefferson Community Health & Life’s Small Conference Room. The program will be a webinar “Of All the Nerve, Autonomic Issues in Parkinson’s,” by Joan Gardner, BSN, RN, clinical supervisor and coordinator, Parkinson Foundation Center of Excellence, Struthers’ Parkinson’s Center, Minneapolis, MN. […]

Alzheimer’s Caregivers Support Group to Meet June 24

The Alzheimer’s Caregivers Support Group will meet on Monday, June 24, at 6:30 p.m. in Jefferson Community Health & Life’s Small Conference Room. The program will be “What is Dementia,” a video by Teepa Snow, dementia care and education specialist. Easiest access will be by parking in the H Street parking and entering through the […]

Annual Salad Festival Successful

The annual Salad Festival held Thursday, May 16, was successful, raising more than $1,600 for the Jefferson Community Health & Life Auxiliary. A total of 210 people were served at the festival, said Lana Likens, director of public relations, marketing and development at Jefferson Community Health & Life. The Salad Festival is the biggest fundraiser […]

Public Invited to Free Movie Honoring Veterans

The public is invited to a free movie on Memorial Day, Monday, May 27, at 3 p.m. in honor of veterans: Memphis Belle. Admission is free to the public compliments of Jefferson Community Health & Life. All veterans will receive a free small popcorn compliments of the Bonham Theatre. Memphis Belle is a fictionalization of […]

Sterling Connection Members Invited to Ice Cream Social

Jefferson Community Health & Life invites Sterling Connection members to an ice cream social on Monday, June 3, beginning at 1 p.m. As a kick off for National Dairy Month, Ann Engelman of Classic Dairy will give a program on ice cream. Then everyone will enjoy a sundae bar with ice cream and their choice […]

Jefferson Community Health & Life Radiology Now Offering Genius™ 3D Mammography

Jefferson Community Health & Life Radiology is excited to offer Genius ™ 3D Mammography™ exams, developed by Hologic, Inc., a worldwide leader in Women’s Health. Utilizing advanced breast tomosynthesis technology, Genius exams are clinically proven to significantly increase the detection of breast cancers, and also decreasing the number of women asked to return for additional […]

Measles Titer Available from JCH&L

Due to the largest measles outbreak since 1994, Jefferson Community Health & Life will be offering titers for the community May 28-31. The titer will cost $25. Appointments are required by calling Jefferson Community Health & Life outpatient services at 402-729-6851. A titer is a laboratory test that is used to determine immunity to a […]