Red Cross briefs

February 22, 2008

Save-A-Life event set for March 1

March is Red Cross Month and the Washington County Chapter is starting it off right away with its Save-A-Life event on Saturday, March 1.

The event will be held at Red Cross headquarters at 1131 Conrad Court in Hagerstown from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Free food and beverages will be available.

In addition, there will be adult CPR training, child and infant CPR training, CPR recertification and a blood drive.

Door prizes, provided by Carson Jewelers and Spicher's Appliances, will be given away.

For more information, call 301-739-0717.

Blood pressure checks available

The American Red Cross will be conducting free blood pressure checks every first and third Tuesday of each month at the chapter headquarters at 1131 Conrad Court in Hagerstown.


In March, the screenings will be done on March 4 and March 18, from 10 a.m. to noon.

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