On the Scene is a column listing community events that runs each week. Items will be edited to conform to Enterprise guidelines. Items must be submitted at least seven days before the event. The information must contain a street address for the event. Submissions may be mailed or delivered to the High Point Enterprise, 213 Woodbine St., High Point, NC 27260, or submitted by email to email@example.com.
The High Point Arts Council will host The Blood Connection drive on Wednesday, Jan. 20, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Donations can be made at the Centennial Station Arts Center, 121 S. Centennial Street, in downtown High Point. As a benefit for the donor, you will receive a COVID-19 antibody screening and a $10 VISA gift card in appreciation for your time. To schedule an appointment, visit https://donate.thebloodconnection.org/donor/schedules/drive_schedule/153978.
Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden, 215 S. Main St., Kernersville, will host a Red Cross Blood Drive on Wednesday, Jan. 20, from 12:30 to 5 p.m. To schedule an appt. online, visit www.redcrossblood.org and use Sponsor Code: Paul J. Ciener Botanical Garden, or call 336-996-7888.
The High Point Elks Lodge, 700 Old Mill Road, High Point, will be sponsoring a Red Cross Blood Drive on Friday, Jan. 29, from 2:30 to 7 p.m. For appt., visit redcrossblood.org and use sponsor code HP Elks.
HISTORICAL PARK OPEN SATURDAYS
To help prevent the spread of COVID-19, the High Point Museum is closed to the public, but the Historical Park is currently open to the public on Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Come watch a costumed blacksmith, see new outdoor exhibits and view the historical buildings. Visit www.highpointmuseum.org and the museum’s social media accounts for updates.