Published: Mar 11, 2013 10:18 AM EDT

SANIBEL, Fla.- On Thursday, March 28, from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., the City of Sanibel is sponsoring the Lee Memorial Blood Center's Bloodmobile at the Sanibel Recreation Center located at 3880 Sanibel-Captiva Road.

The Lee Memorial Health System is currently in critical need of blood to meet local area needs.

The Lee Memorial Blood Center's Bloodmobile regularly visits the Sanibel Recreation Center in conjunction with the City's "Fit-4-Life" initiative. Help ensure adequate supplies of blood are available in our community.

Pre-register at the Recreation Center or call 472-0345 to reserve your donation time.