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


1 to 6 p.m., Pine Tree Academy, Freeport


Noon to 6 p.m., Second Congregational Church, Newcastle

1 to 6 p.m., Biddeford-Saco Elks, Saco

1 to 6 p.m., York Street Baptist Church, York


8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Town Hall, Standish


Noon to 5 p.m., Gibson Recreation Center, Fryeburg

2 to 7 p.m., Fire Barn, Cornish


8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Stephen’s Memorial Hospital, Norway

10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Seventh Day Adventist Church, Brunswick

May 19

9 a.m. to 2 p.m., United Insurance, Falmouth

1 to 6 p.m., Marshwood High School, South Berwick

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, Platelet donors also are needed. For information, call 775-2367 or (800) 482-0743.


These blood drives will be held by the Maine Blood Center in Scarborough. Call 883-4990 for more information.


11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Unifirst, Portland


10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Sappi, South Portland


10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Lewiston City Hall


2 to 6 p.m., AMVETS at Lions Club, Sanford

May 19

9 a.m. to 3 p.m., DRMS, Westbrook