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


Noon to 6 p.m., Saint Martha’s Church, Kennebunk


9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Mercy Hospital, State Street, Portland


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


Noon to 6 p.m., American Legion, Damariscotta

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

Dec. 8

1 to 6 p.m., Saint Hyacinth’s Church, Westbrook


The Portland Donor Center, 524 Forest Ave., is also open noon to 7 p.m. 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. Donations by appointment.

For information, call 775-2367 or 1-800-482-0743.


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


9 a.m. to 2 p.m., DRMS, Westbrook


11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Stephens Memorial Hospital, Norway


10 a.m. to 3 p.m., CIEE, Portland