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


2 to 7 p.m., American Legion, Naples


11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Borders, South Portland


2:30 to 7:30 p.m., Mid Coast Hospital, Brunswick


8 a.m. to 2 p.m., to honor Cainin Griffin, a student at Wiscassett Middle School. Red Cross Donor Center, 524 Forest Ave., Portland.

9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Cabela’s, Scarborough

10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Lebanon Elementary School


9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Bridgton Hospital

9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Maine Medical Center, Portland

1 to 6 p.m., First Congregational Church, Wiscasset

1 to 7 p.m., Lyman Moore Middle School, Portland


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

Feb. 9

9 a.m. to 2 p.m., York County Community College, Wells

2:30 to 7:30 p.m., Harrison Middle School, Yarmouth

3 to 8 p.m., Bowdoin College, Brunswick

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.


These blood drives 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