Blood drives planned in Ceylon, Welcome

CEYLON — American Red Cross will host a blood drive from 1-6 p.m. Sept. 17 in the banquet room at Legends II in Ceylon.

There also will be a blood drive from noon to 6 p.m. Sept. 29 at St. Paul’s United Church of Christ in Welcome.

To make an appointment, call (800) 733-2767, go to

www.redcrossblood.org or text BLOODAPP to 90999.

Use Rapid Pass the day of the drive to shorten the time at the reception area.


Area churches welcome residents to join them for services.

Our Savior’s Lutheran in Ceylon holds a Saturday evening service at 5:30 p.m. It will begin a Bible class at 9 a.m. Sept. 22. Its dual parish, St. Paul’s Lutheran in Wilbert, has Sunday services at 9:30 a.m.

St. Peter Lutheran in Ceylon and Waverly Lutheran Church, north of Welcome, hold services at 8:30 a.m. Sunday, while the other Circle of Faith parish of Trinity Lutheran in Welcome holds its Sunday morning service at 10 a.m.


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