The need for blood affects us all. Long Island Blood Services, a division of the New York Blood Center is proud to host a blood drive in the Valentine Meehan Meeting Room. Anyone in good health between the ages of 17 and 75 may donate blood. The procedure generally takes 7-10 minutes. After your donation, you will rest and have refreshments. ANYONE DONATING BLOOD WILL RECEIVE TWO FREE METS TICKETS. Appointments are recommended. Registration begins Thursday, July 11th at the Reference Desk.