Give the gift of life at Patchogue-Medford Library.
A blood drive is being held at the library on Thursday, April 23 from 2 p.m.-6:30 p.m.
The drive is also co-sponsored with the Rotary Club of Patchogue, The Greater Patchogue Chamber of Commerce and the Pilot Club of Patchogue. Long Island Blood Services, a division of the New York Blood Center, will serve as the provider for the drive.
Rose Marut, who organizes adult programming at the library, said that all of the organizations sponsoring the event help promote the drive as well as volunteer at the registration and canteen areas.
Donors can make an appointment or walk-in during the drive to participate. Appointments can be made by calling the library at 631-654-4700 ext. 242, or by going to the New York Blood Center’s website at nybloodcenter.org.