A May 19 fishing clinic, in conjunction with the Illinois Department
of Natural Resources, will run from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the largest
pond at Conservation World, in the northwest section of the Illinois
A May 23 golf clinic will be from 4 to 6 p.m. at The Rail Golf
Club in Sherman, which is sponsoring the clinic with Memorial.
"Recreational activities contribute to a healthier mind and body.
We teach our patients that with a positive attitude and a
willingness to work, they can participate in almost any activity
they desire, regardless of their physical disabilities," according
to Lisa Cline, a recreational therapist with Memorial's Regional
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"Participants at both clinics will learn new techniques and how
to use adaptive equipment to take part in their leisure interest of
fishing or golf. Being active helps maintain wellness and makes life
more satisfying and fun."
Each clinic is limited to 25 participants. For more information
or to receive a registration form, call Cline at 217-788-3461.
Memorial Medical Center, 701 N. First St., is a not-for-profit,
community-based hospital in the Illinois Medical District at
[Text from file received from
Memorial Medical Center]