Palatine Village Hall Blood Drive
Thursday, August 17
The Palatine Board of Health is hosting a blood drive on Thursday, August 17, 2017 from 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at Palatine Village Hall, 200 E. Wood Street, in Community Room B. The blood drive will be conducted by LifeSource. The blood donation takes approximately 10-15 minutes, and the entire process from registration to post-donation refreshments takes about one hour. For more information about the donation process or to schedule an appointment to give blood, please contact LifeSource at 877-543-3768 or visit lifesource.org. Walk-ins are welcome.
If residents cannot make the August 17 blood drive, the Village will host another blood drive on Thursday, October 19, from 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Rotary Club of Palatine's Oktoberfest
The Rotary Club of Palatine will be hosting their 10th Annual Oktoberfest which is open to the public on Friday, September 15th through Sunday, September 17th near the corner of Smith and Slade Streets in downtown Palatine (south of the Metra train station) to raise funds for their support of local charities and community projects. This free, tented, event features authentic German music, food, beverages and activities for all ages. Times of the event are Friday from 5 PM until midnight, Saturday from noon until midnight, and Sunday from noon until 6 PM. For more information please visit the Rotary Club of Palatine's website at www.palatinerotary.com