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Blood drive schedule

The LifeSouth Community Blood Centers, Citrus Region, will have blood drives at the following locations. To donate blood you must weigh 110 pounds or more, be at least 17 years old, show a photo identification and be in general good health. Donors receive a free T-shirt plus another item when indicated.

Today: noon to 3:30 p.m., IR-RU Family Social Club, 9211 S Florida Ave., Inverness (Huddle House coupon).

Monday: 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Citrus Hills community drive, Hampton Square, County Road 486 and Essex Street, Hernando (Huddle House coupon).

Anyone unable to visit one of the bloodmobile sites is invited to make a donation at either of the two county offices.

The Inverness office, 220 S Pine St. at Highlands Boulevard, is open 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday, Thursday and Friday; 8:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday; and 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. For information, call 344-5332.

Hours at the Lecanto office at 1241 S Lecanto Highway are from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday, 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday.

For more information on bloodmobile locations or donating blood, call 527-3061.