March 12, 2013

Health Notes: March 12, 2013

Blood drives set

PLATTSBURGH — There are many opportunities to give blood in March through the North Country Regional Blood Donor Program.

Here’s the schedule: 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 12, New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, Ray Brook; 4 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 12, Morrisonville Ambulance Service; 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, March 13, Saranac Lake High School; 3 to 7 p.m. Thursday, March 14, Black Brook Town Hall; 12:30 to 4 p.m. Thursday, March 14, FCI Ray Brook; noon to 2 p.m. Friday, March 15, H&R Block, Hammond Road, Plattsburgh; 4 to 7 p.m. Monday, March 18, Keeseville Fire Department; 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday, March 18, Advocacy and Resource Center, New York Road, Plattsburgh; 4 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 19, Bangor Fire Department; 1 to 5 p.m. Tuesday, March 19, Chateaugay High School; noon to 5 p.m. Wednesday, March 20, Adirondack Medical Center; 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, March 21, Hulberts’ Tri-Lake Supply, Saranac Lake; noon to 3 p.m. Friday, March 22, H&R Block, Consumer Square, Plattsburgh; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday, March 25, CVPH Medical Center auditoriums; 3 to 6 p.m. Monday, March 25, Elizabethtown Community Hospital; 3 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 26, Westport Central School; and 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday, March 28, CV-TEC.

The Blood Donor Center, 85 Plaza Blvd., is open 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday. Walk-in donors are encouraged. To learn how to host a drive, call 562-7406.

CPR, First Aid training course set

PORT HENRY — Mountain Lake Services will be providing a National Safety Council Adult, Child and Infant CPR and First Aid training-certification course on Sunday, March 24.

The class will be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Helen F. McDonald Center, 10 St. Patrick’s Place. The cost is $25.

Call 546-7151, Ext. 145, to reserve a space. Class size is limited.

Hospital offering runners’ clinics

LAKE PLACID — The Rehabilitation and Sports Science Department at Adirondack Health will be holding a number of runners’ clinics.

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