Following are the upcoming Red Cross blood drives in the area:
• Wednesday, December 18, 12 to 6 p.m., Cornerstone Church, 202 7th Avenue East, Alexandria.
• Thursday, December 19, 1 to 7 p.m., Viking Plaza, 3015 Highway 29 South, Alexandria.
Call 1-800-733-2767 or visit redcrossblood.org to make an appointment or for information. A blood donor’s card or driver’s license, or two other forms of identification are required.
Individuals who are 17 years old, weigh at least 110 pounds and are in generally good health may be eligible.