COMMUNITY CALENDAR: January is National Blood Donor Month: Make a Resolution to Give Blood. 01/29, 01/30, 01/31 in Durant

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    Thursday 8:00 am - 6:00 pm

LOCATION/DATE/TIME:   Healthback Home Health, 1028 Criswell Ave., Durant, OK; Tuesday, January 29, 2019; 10:45 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Durant High School, 925 Gerlach Ave., Durant, OK; Wednesday, January 30, 2019; 8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Durant Physical Therapy, 3004 West University, Durant, OK; Thursday, January 31, 2019; 3:00 p.m. – 5:45 p.m.

Kings, Daughters & Sons Nursing Home, 1223 Baltimore, Durant, OK; Thursday, January 31, 2019; 10:45 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

DETAILS:  Healthy adults, age 16 and older, can make a life-saving difference for their fellow Oklahomans by giving blood. Blood donors will receive a free, limited edition, long-sleeved t-shirt. “Some of our friends and neighbors are facing another year of difficult and life-threatening health challenges,” said John Armitage, M.D., president and CEO of Oklahoma Blood Institute. “Someone needs blood every two seconds, and the supply must be constantly renewed.  We are inviting all Oklahomans to make a resolution to give blood in the new year.”

COST: No cost

For additional information:  Appointments to give blood are not required but can be made by visiting or calling (877) 340-8777.