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


1 to 6 p.m., United Parish Congregational Church, Harrison


10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., University of Southern Maine, Gorham

10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., University of Southern Maine, Portland

12:30 to 6 p.m., Lions Club, Kittery


11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Friendly’s Restaurant, Brunswick


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


10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Redbank Village, South Portland

12:30 to 6 p.m., American Legion, York

2 to 7 p.m., St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, Biddeford

2 to 7 p.m., Hosanna Church, Oxford

Feb. 23

1 to 6 p.m., St. Margaret’s Church, Old Orchard Beach

1 to 6 p.m., Saint Charles, Brunswick

The Portland Donor Center, 524 Forest Ave., is open 11 a.m. 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. Donations by appointment.

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.


Noon to 8 p.m., Southern Maine Community College, South Portland

Feb. 23

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