Fair
13°FFairFull Forecast

Blood drives planned around Jasper County in November

Published: Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2012 11:35 a.m. CST • Updated: Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2012 11:36 a.m. CST

DES MOINES — Several blood drives are planned around Jasper County in November.

The blood drive schedule is as follows:

• 3 to 7 p.m. Thursday at Community Heights Alliance Church.

• 7:15 to 10:45 a.m. Saturday at Prairie City United Methodist Church, 706 W. McMurray in Prairie City.

• 1 to 6 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 15, at the DMACC Newton Campus Conference Center.

• 3 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 15, at Baxter City Hall, 203 S. Main St. in Baxter.

To schedule a blood donation appointment, visit www.lifeservebloodcenter.org or call (800) 287-4903. Eligible blood donors must be at least 16 years old, should weigh at least 120 pounds and should be in general good health.

National video

Reader Poll

What’s your favorite part of celebrating the holidays in Newton?
Lighting of the courthouse
Shopping local
Visiting Santa Claus
Holiday tour of homes
4-H Festival of Trees