Birmingham Public Library To Host Blood Drive
For Patrons

BIRMINGHAM, AL -- The Birmingham Public Library will be hosting a blood drive for LifeSouth Community Blood Centers on Tuesday, November 26, 2002. Beginning at 9:00 am until 3:00 pm, patrons can donate blood in the Richard Arrington, Jr. Auditorium. A photo I.D. is required to donate blood and all donors will receive a thank you gift. There will also be cholesterol screening for all donors.

LifeSouth is a nonprofit, charitable organization that supplies blood components to more than 90 medical facilities in Alabama, Florida and Georgia. LifeSouth is licensed by the FDA, accredited by the American Association of Blood Banks, and is a member of America’s Blood Centers and AABB. For more information, please contact LifeSouth at 205.943.6000.

The Birmingham Public Library and its 20 branch locations provide the public with the most current collections, as well as providing the most comprehensive research tools in the state. The Birmingham Public Library strives to inform visitors by hosting special programs year round, such as Brown Bag Lunch series and Alabama Bound, as well as children’s programs from toddlers to teenagers. These programs allow the public to meet and greet guest lecturers, musicians, authors and publishers. For more information regarding the Birmingham Public Library and a list of exciting, upcoming events, please visit www.bplonline.org or call (205) 226-3600.