The Community Blood Center, St. Germain Lions Club and the St. Germain Fire Department will hold a blood drive Friday, March 20, from 2 to 6 p.m. at the emergency medical services building, located at 553 Highway 155 in St. Germain.

Blood donors must be at least 17 years old (or 16 years old with parental permission), weigh at least 110 pounds, be in general good health and have a photo ID.

Donors are encouraged to eat a regular meal and drink plenty of fluids.

To schedule an appointment, call Larry at Hometown Pharmacy in St. Germain at (715) 479-7608 or The Community Blood Center at 1-(800) 280-4102.

The Community Blood Center provides 100% of the local blood needed by the Ascension hospitals in Eagle River, Tomahawk, Merrill and Rhinelander, as well as Howard Young Medical Center in Woodruff.