Blood Drive Slated for July 25 at Palm Springs City Hall residents are invited to donate blood and compete for bragging rights against the eight other Coachella Valley cities in a valley-wide community blood drive. Slated for from noon – 6 p.m. on Thursday, July 25 at Palm Springs City Hall, 3200 E. Tahquitz Canyon Way. As an incentive, each blood donor will receive one free pass to Knotts Soak City and the Palm Springs Aerial Tramway. Blood donors must be healthy and at least 15 years of age. Those 15 and 16 years of age interested in donating must provide with written parental consent.
INDIO: Wednesday, July 24, 12-6 p.m. Indio Teen Center, 81-678 Avenue 46.
PALM SPRINGS: Thursday, July 25, 12-6 p.m. City Hall, 3200 E. Tahquitz Canyon Way. Desert Regional Medical Center, 1150 N. Indian Canyon Drive. Friday, July 26 at 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
CATHEDRAL CITY: Tuesday, July 30, 12:30-6:30 p.m. Civic Center, 68700 Avenida Lalo Guerrero. Desert IMAX Theatre, 68-510 E. Palm Canyon Drive. Saturday, July 27 at 1-4 p.m.
COACHELLA: Wednesday, July 31, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Senior Center, 1540 Seventh St.
RANCHO MIRAGE: Thursday, Aug. 1, 12:30-6:30 p.m. City Hall, 69-825 Highway 111. Holt Architects, 70-225 Highway 111, Friday, July 26 at 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Walk-ins are welcome at all drives; to set an appointment, call 800-879-4484 or go to desertbloodservices.org.