The following American Red Cross blood drives are open to the public:


12:30 to 6 p.m., North Parish Church, Sanford


9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., TD Bank, Portland

Noon to 5 p.m., FHC, Inc., Bowdoin

1 to 6 p.m., St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, Biddeford


11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Central Maine Community College, Auburn

1 to 6 p.m., St. Mary’s Church, Wells

1 to 6 p.m., St. Charles Church, Brunswick


11 a.m. to 4 p.m., University of Southern Maine, Gorham

1 to 6 p.m., American Legion Hall, Rockland

1 to 6 p.m., Fire Station, Cape Elizabeth

1 to 6 p.m., St. Matthew’s Church, Limerick


11 a.m. to 4 p.m., MAS Homecare, Westbrook


8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Masonic Hall 142, Wells

9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Oxford Hills High School, South Paris


9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Maine Medical Center, Portland

10 a.m. to 3 p.m., St. Joseph’s College, Standish

Noon to 6 p.m., Franklin Memorial Hospital, Farmington

The Portland Donor Center, 524 Forest Ave., is open noon to 7 p.m. on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays; 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. Fridays; and 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the first and third Saturdays of each month.

Central Maine Medical Center in Lewiston is open noon to 7 p.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays and 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Fridays.

Platelet donors also are needed. Donations by appointment. For information, call 775-2367 or 1-800-482-0743.