Walk-ins welcome at May 8 blood drive at Wheaton’s Gary UMC

Gary United Methodist Church in Wheaton is hosting a blood drive on Wednesday, May 8. For every pint donated, you can save up to three lives.

Register in advance or just stop by between 2 and 6 p.m. at the church, 224 N. Main St. You can register to donate at Walk-ins also welcome.

Mark your calendar for the next blood drives scheduled for Aug. 21 and Nov. 20.

The church offers 9 and 11 a.m. Sunday worship in the sanctuary. The 9 a.m. worship is complete with Kids’ Church and nursery care, plus livestreaming and recorded worship at The 11 a.m. worship has a more casual feel featuring church musicians. At 10 a.m., you can enjoy a coffee hour called “Special Blend” plus Sunday school for all ages.

With deep roots in the community since 1853, Gary Church has vibrant music, kids, youth and adult ministries, plus opportunities for local, national and global missions. For more information, go to or contact the church office at

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