Mostly Cloudy
70°FMostly CloudyFull Forecast

Lemont church hosting blood drive Thursday

Published: Wednesday, May 15, 2013 6:00 a.m. CDT

LEMONT – Heartland Blood Centers will hold a blood drive from 3 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Christ Community Church of Lemont, 13400 Bell Road.

Walk-ins are welcome. For more information, call Deb Pruim at 708-371-3480.

To be a blood donor, individuals must be at least 17 years old, or 16 with written parental permission; weigh at least 110 pounds; be symptom free of cold, flu and allergies; and be in general good health. Donors who have traveled outside the United States within the past 12 months should contact Heartland at 1-800-7TO-GIVE to determine eligibility.

Get breaking and town-specific news sent to your phone. Sign up for text alerts from the Suburban Life Media.

Reader Poll

How familiar are you with the positions of your local legislators?
I’ve got a pretty good idea of where they stand
I generally just go by party affiliation to get an idea
I probably should know more about their positions
I’m not sure who my local legislators are