Rock River Valley Blood Center is holding a number of blood drives in the area this month. If you can help meet the continuing need for blood, check out the following locations:
Aug. 10Woodward Governor, Rockton, 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m.; Roscoe Community Blood Drive held at Dairy Queen Cruise Night, 2-7 p.m.
Aug. 11Rochelle Nursing and Rehab; Stillman Valley Fire Dept., 2:30-7:30 p.m.
Aug. 12Blackhawk Bank, Rockford, 9 a.m.-2 p.m.; Textron Fastening/Taptite Operations, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Aug. 15Freeport Community, noon-6 p.m.
Aug. 16Byron Church of LDS, 1:00-6:30 p.m.; Petro, 4-9 p.m.
Aug. 17Petro, 4-9 p.m.; Edgebrook Center, 12:30-4:30 p.m.
Aug. 18Eswood School Blood Drive, 2-7 p.m.; Wal-Mart, Harvard, 2-6 p.m.
Aug 22The Flower Barrel, S. Beloit, 2-6:30 p.m.
Aug. 23Central Christian Church, Beloit1-7 p.m.
Aug. 24Rochelle Hospitalnoon-6 p.m.; Beloit Community, Beloit Rotary River Center, noon-6 p.m.; Roscoe Community, hosted by the Roscoe Chamber of Commerce, 2-7 p.m.
Aug. 25-Rochelle Hospital, noon-6 p.m.; MCI Worldcom, 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
Aug. 26Goldie Floberg Center, 9:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
Aug. 29Crusader Clinic, Broadway, 9 a.m. to noon; Crusader Clinic, West State, 2-5 p.m.; Crusader Clinic, Belvidere, noon to 5 p.m.
Aug. 30Poplar Grove Airport, 1:30-7:30 p.m.
Aug. 31ShopKo, Belvidere, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
From the Aug. 10-16, 2005, issue