GOWRIE - A Gowrie community blood drive will be 2:30 to 6:30 p.m. Oct. 6 at the Gowrie Community Center on Market Street.
Donation appointments may be made by calling (800) 287-4903 or at www.lifeservebloodcenter.org.
The Blood Center of Iowa joined operations with Siouxland Community Blood Bank in April 2010. It provides blood and blood products to more than 90 hospitals across Iowa, Nebraska and South Dakota.
Eligible blood donors must be 16 years old, should weigh at least 120 pounds and be in general good health.