• About Happy Heart Month

    Keep your heart healthy with Bolingbrook Park District and AMITA Health Adventist Medical Center Bolingbrook! Throughout the month of February, we will be hosting programs and events together to raise awareness of the importance of heart health. Scroll down the page to access information, resources, and event listings to learn how you can ensure a “Happy Heart.”



    Physical Strength: Work out to keep your heart strong

    Emotional Strength: Spend quality time with loved ones

    Mental Strength: Keeping your mind sharp

    Nutritional Balance: Eating for overall health


    All month long, Bolingbrook Park District and AMITA Health will be hosting fun family events that will strengthen the heart of both yourself and your family.

    Daddy / Daughter Social

    February 9

    Dads and Daughters can spend a special night together dancing on the dance floor, making a keepsake craft, having a fun picture
    taken and making your own ice cream sundae. Space is limited so register early. Daughter must be age specified by February 9.

    Heart Healthy Fitness Day

    February 12

    AMITA Health will offer free health screenings and heart-healthy information from Noon-4:00 pm, along with a presentation from an AMITA Health physician at 2:45 pm. LifeStyles Fitness Center will feature free Buddy Up Workouts you can do with friends or family and one lucky participant will win a Fitbit.

    Rockin' Red Zumba Party

    February 17 - 6:00-8:00 pm

    Get your heart pumping for a cause! Net proceeds are donated to fund heart research, education, and treatment programs through AMITA Health.


    Pirate Family Adventure Night

    February 25, 5:30-7:30 pm

    Get the whole family spending time together and improving both the physical and emotional strength of everyone involved. Fly off springboards, swing from the rings and test your skills scaling up the climbing wall.

  • Heart Health Information

    Four key components to a healthy heart:

  • Listen to your heart.

    The AMITA Health Heart & Vascular Institute offers the highest level of care for a wide range of heart and vascular conditions, including the latest approaches in women’s heart health, abnormal heart rhythms, heart valve and vascular disease, narrowing of the peripheral arteries and many others. Patients of any age benefit from the latest, most innovative treatments and a tailored care plan right here in the community, near work and home. We're here for you, with all our heart. In sickness and in health.™

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