SPECIAL EVENTS

”Help Yourself to Better Health,” 9 to 10 a.m. Friday, Dec. 7, Fall Creek Public Library, 122 E. Lincoln Ave., and 1 to 2 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 20, The Classic at Hillcrest Greens, 2455 Sawgrass Place. The free program will include research about how perceptions of aging affect life expectancy, how much of your health is attributed to things you control and how you can feel better and more confident about your future. Information: 715-839-4735.

BLOOD DRIVES

Dunn County: Noon to 6 p.m. Monday, New Hope Lutheran Church, N2698 460th St., Downsville.

Eau Claire County: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday, UW-Eau Claire, Davies Center, 77 Roosevelt Ave.; noon to 6 p.m. Monday, Saving Grace Lutheran Church, 2124 EastRidge Center; and noon to 6 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 28, Augusta High School, E19320 Bartig Road.

St. Croix County: Noon to 6 p.m. Tuesday, Walgreens, 141 Carmichael Road, Hudson; and 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 28, Hudson Middle School, 1300 Carmichael Road.

Go to redcrossblood.org or call 800-733-2767 to make an appointment to donate or obtain more information.

From staff reports