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


1 to 6 p.m., St. Mary’s Church, Wells

1 to 6 p.m., American Legion Post 112, Oxford

2 to 7 p.m., Waldoboro Baptist Church


11 a.m. to 6 p.m., Holiday Inn by the Bay, Portland


10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Dunkin Donuts, Eliot

Noon to 6 p.m., Spring Meadows Country Club, Gray

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

1 to 6 p.m., Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, North Yarmouth


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

Jan. 5

9 a.m. to 2 p.m., TD Bank, One Portland Square, Portland

10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Dunkin Donuts, East Waterboro

11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Town Hall, Buxton

1 to 6 p.m., St. Christopher’s Church, York

1 to 6 p.m., Most Holy Trinity Church, Saco

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.


10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Dingley Press, Lisbon


11 a.m. to 4 p.m., International Paper, Auburn

Jan. 5

10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Artel, Westbrook