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BLOOD DRIVES: Packwood Lions Club, Lockridge Fire and Rescue, Fairfield Arts & Convention Center, Pekin High School hosting community blood drives

Packwood Lions Club

PACKWOOD — Packwood Lions Club will host a community blood drive from 3- 6:30 p.m. Feb. 18 inside the Community Room at the Packwood Fire Station.

Donors who last gave blood on or before Dec. 24 are eligible to give at this drive.

For appointments to donate, contact the Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center at 800-452-1097 or visit www.bloodcenterimpact.org and use code 5068 to locate the drive.

Potential donors must be at least 17 years of age, although a 16-year-old can donate with a parental permission form available through www.bloodcenter.org. Donors must weigh more than 110 pounds. Individuals with diabetes or controlled high blood pressure can be accepted as eligible donors. A photo I.D. is required to donate. For questions about eligibility, call the Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center at 800-747-5401.

Blood donation is a safe, simple procedure that takes about 45 minutes to one hour.

Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center is the provider of blood and blood components to more than 90 hospitals in Illinois, Iowa, Missouri and Wisconsin. It is the exclusive provider to Jefferson County Health Center.

Lockridge Fire and Rescue

LOCKRIDGE — Lockridge Fire and Rescue will host a community blood drive 3:30-7:30 p.m. Feb. 19 at the Lockridge Senior Center.

Donors who last gave blood on or before Dec. 25 are eligible to give at this drive.

For appointments to donate, contact Marcia Wesley at 319- 931-2080 or visit www.bloodcenterimpact.org and use code 5045 to locate the drive. Donors who last gave blood on or before Dec. 25 are eligible to give at this drive.

Potential donors must be at least 17 years of age, although a 16-year-old can donate with a parental permission form available through www.bloodcenter.org. Donors must weigh more than 110 pounds. Individuals with diabetes or controlled high blood pressure can be accepted as eligible donors. A photo I.D. is required to donate. For questions about eligibility, call the Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center at 800-747-5401.

Blood donation is a safe, simple procedure that takes about 45 minutes to one hour.

Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center is the provider of blood and blood components to more than 90 hospitals in Illinois, Iowa, Missouri and Wisconsin. It is the exclusive provider to Jefferson County Health Center.

Fairfield Arts & Convention Center

Fairfield Arts & Convention Center will host a community blood drive from 3-6 p.m. Feb. 20.

All presenting donors entered to win two tickets to 2018/2019 Artist Series shows.

Donors who last gave blood on or before Dec. 26 are eligible to give at this drive.

For appointments to donate, contact the blood center at 800-452-1097 or visit www.bloodcenterimpact.org and use code 5396 to locate the drive.

Potential donors must be at least 17 years of age, although a 16-year-old can donate with a parental permission form available through www.bloodcenter.org. Donors must weigh more than 110 pounds. Individuals with diabetes or controlled high blood pressure can be accepted as eligible donors. A photo I.D. is required to donate. For questions about eligibility, call the Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center at 800-747-5401.

Blood donation is a safe, simple procedure that takes about 45 minutes to one hour.

Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center is the provider of blood and blood components to more than 90 hospitals in Illinois, Iowa, Missouri and Wisconsin. It is the exclusive provider to Jefferson County Health Center.

Pekin High School

PACKWOOD — Pekin High School will host a community blood drive from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Feb. 21 in the school’s library.

Donors who last gave blood on or before Dec. 27 are eligible to give at this drive.

For appointments to donate, contact a member of the Pekin High School Student Council or visit www.bloodcenterimpact.org and use code 5069 to locate the drive.

Potential donors must be at least 17 years of age, although a 16-year-old can donate with a parental permission form available through www.bloodcenter.org. Donors must weigh more than 110 pounds. Individuals with diabetes or controlled high blood pressure can be accepted as eligible donors. A photo I.D. is required to donate. For questions about eligibility, call the Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center at 800-747-5401.

Blood donation is a safe, simple procedure that takes about 45 minutes to one hour.

Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center is the provider of blood and blood components to more than 90 hospitals in Illinois, Iowa, Missouri and Wisconsin. It is the exclusive provider to Jefferson County Health Center.