Area blood drives scheduled
The American Red Cross is in search of donors.
Blood drives will take place in the following locations: 8:45 a.m. to noon August 1 at the Hazleton Chapter House, 165 Susquehanna Blvd., West Hazleton; 8:45 a.m. to noon August 15 at the Hazleton Chapter House; 1-6 p.m. August 24 at the Jim Thorpe Memorial Hall, 101 West 10th St., Jim Thorpe; 1-6 p.m. August 24 at Our Lady of Lourdes, 318 Plane St., Weatherly; 1-6 p.m. August 25 at Nuremberg Weston Fire Hall, 456 Hazle St., Weston (all presenting donors at this location will receive a Skirmish Paintball pass for two players); 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. August 27 at Getz Personal Care Home, Route 534 Jonas, Kunkletown; and 1-5 p.m. August 29 at the Laurel Mall, 106 Laurel Mall, Hazle Township.
Donate blood for a chance to win a $250 VISA gift card. There will be two winners selected in August.
All presenting donors will receive a coupon for a free box of 6 pieces of chocolate dipped fruit from Edible Arrangements.