Blood drive to help Beaver Springs girl
BEAVER SPRINGS - A blood drive will be held from 2 to 6 p.m. Wednesday at West Snyder Elementary School at 645 Snyder Ave., Beaver Springs.
The blood drive will benefit 4-year-old Lauren Nesbit, of Beaver Springs, who was diagnosed with Kawasaki Disease, an autoimmune disease affecting the blood. Treatment includes intravenous doses of gamma globulin, an infection-fighting agent found in blood.
To schedule an appointment, contact Ann Murray at (570) 837-0046 or firstname.lastname@example.org or visit geisingerbloodcenter.org.
Lions Den to hold weight loss challenge
McALISTERVILLE - The Lions Den will hold month-long weight loss challenges in June, July and August.
Each challenge will begin on the first Monday of the month and end on the last day of the same month. Cost is $20 and grants participants full access to the facility during the challenge. A fee will apply for missing a scheduled weigh-in or gaining weight. Prizes will be awarded.
For more information, call 463-3300.