Blood donors are needed for a Red Cross Blood Drive on Saturday, October 1, from 9:00 -1:00 p.m. in the church fellowship hall. Individuals who are 17 years of age (16 with parental permission), meet weight and height requirements (110 pounds or more, depending on their height) and are in generally good health may be eligible to donate blood. Please bring your Red Cross blood donor card or other form of photo ID when you come to donate. Your medical history and donor eligibility will be evaluated by the Red Cross staff. Appointments to give blood can be made online at www.redcrossblood.org. The need is constant; the gratification is instant. Please give blood.