National Transportation Week Activities at Jackson Area Transportation Authority Downtown Transfer Station. Art Contest, Prize Drawings and Giveaways, Safety Pup and more. Free popcorn each day between 10 AM and 3 PM. Have a hot dog lunch with drink for $0.75. Learn about JATA’s new Track Your Bus real-time bus locator app
Red Cross Blood Drive. Heart O The Lakes Church, 7031 Jefferson Road, Brooklyn.
Red Cross Blood Drive. 11 a.m. – 4:45 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, 743 West Michigan, Jackson. Donors of all blood types are urged to give now to help meet the needs of trauma patients and others with serious medical conditions. Make an appointment to donate blood by downloading the free Red Cross Blood Donor App, visiting RedCrossBlood.org or calling 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767). In thanks, all those who come to donate blood, platelets or plasma with the Red Cross May 1 through June 10, 2019, will receive a $5 Amazon.com Gift Card via email. (Restrictions apply; see amazon.com/gc-legal. More information and details are available at RedCrossBlood.org/Together.)
Foster Parent Forum. Stasia Milligan, Chief Program Officer from Family Service and Children’s Aid will be presenting a forum on foster parenting. This forum will give you the chance to meet experienced foster parents, learn how to become a foster parent and ask any questions you may have about foster care. 6 PM, Meijer Branch, Jackson District Library.