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Scheduled blood drives (listing subject to change):

Tuesday: Pulte Homes, 8345 W. Sunset Road, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

Thursday: Clark County Detention Center, 330 S. Casino Center Drive, 9 a.m.-2 p.m.

Friday: Jokers Wild, 920 N. Boulder Highway, Henderson, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.; Clark County Detention Center, 330 S. Casino Center Drive, 9 a.m.-2 p.m.; Nevada Sales Agency, 3581 Birtcher Drive, 8 a.m.-2 p.m.

Saturday: Emerald Island Casino, 120 Market St., Henderson, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.; Girl Scouts of Frontier Council, 2941 Harris Ave., 9 a.m.-3 p.m.; Spring Valley Library, 4280 S. Jones Blvd., 10 a.m.-3 p.m.

Sunday: Liberty Tax Service, 6140 W. Tropicana Ave., 11 a.m.-3 p.m.

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