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


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

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


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


8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Mount Ararat High School, Topsham


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

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


7 a.m. to 12 p.m., St. Mary’s Regional Medical Center, Lewiston

1 to 6 p.m., American Legion, York


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.

Central Maine Medical Center in Lewiston is open 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Mondays (except holidays) and noon to 7 p.m. on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays.

Platelet donors also are needed. Donations by appointment.

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


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


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