Thursday, June 14, is National Blood Donor Day. Free pint of Tootsie’s soft serve when you donate a pint of blood. 

On that day, the Vinton Red Cross Blood Drive will be held at the Vinton Skate and Activities Center from 1:00 to 6:00 p.m.

Walk-ins are welcome, or an appointment can be made by going online to  You may also call Kristie at (319) 472-4292.

Blood supplies are low, and we need your gift of life.