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


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Noon to 6 p.m., Wireless Zone, Sanford


1 to 6 p.m., Exit Key Real Estate, Shapleigh

1 to 7 p.m., University of New England, Biddeford


10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Bank of America, Brunswick

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

1 to 7 p.m., University of New England, Biddeford


2 to 7 p.m., Western Maine Veterans Home, South Paris


10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Dunkin’ Donuts, Wells


9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Performing Arts Center, Westbrook

10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Rowe School, Yarmouth

Noon to 5 p.m., Flagship Cinema, Lewiston


10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Aubuchon Hardware, Raymond

April 8

1 to 6 p.m., Masonic Hall, Bridgton

1 to 6 p.m., Hilton Garden Inn, Auburn

1:30 to 6:30 p.m., Trinity Episcopal Church, Saco

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 are by appointment. For information call 775-2367 or (800) 482-0743.