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Blood drive - 2-6 p.m. Thursday, in the Blood Vessel Mobile Unit, Radisson Hotel, 1645 Newport Road. Registration required: email@example.com, 776-5822.
Bonfils community blood drive - Appointments required: 1-800-365-006, opt. 2, www.bonfils.org. - 10 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Saturday, Sand Creek Library Branch, Community Meeting Room, 1821 S. Academy Blvd. - 10 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Monday, Pikes Peak Community College, Rampart Range Campus, Campus Life Student Lounge, 11195 Highway 83.
Cancer Benefit Poker Run - To raise awareness of head and neck cancer, 9 a.m. Saturday, Highway 24 and Eighth Street, $10 a hand; 963-5077.
IREM Charity Run, Walk or Crawl - To benefit the Children's Hospital Colorado, 7-9:30 a.m. Saturday, America the Beautiful Park, 126 Cimino Drive, $18-$150. Registration required: tinyurl.com/k6l9jmv.
Memorial Hospital HealthLink classes, screenings and programs - Registration: 444-2273, option 3.
- Diabetes Prevention Class, 6-7:30 p.m. Wednesday, 5360 N. Academy Blvd., Suite 220, $20.
Revving it for Rachel Cars and Motorcycle Show - With cookout and vendors to benefit Rachel's Ribbons of Hope Fund, 9:30 a.m.-7 p.m. Saturday, Shrine Club, 6 S. 33rd St.; 646-2234, www.rachaelsribbons ofhope.org.