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


11 a.m. to 4 p.m., L.L. Bean, Freeport

Noon to 5:30 p.m., Gorham High School

1 to 6 p.m., Lions Club, Kittery

1 to 6 p.m., Elks Lodge, Saco


10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Saint Joseph’s Rehabilitation, Portland


8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Town Hall, Berwick

10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Fire and Rescue Department, Casco


9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Libby and Son, Limerick


12:30 to 6 p.m., North Parish Church, Sanford

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


9 a.m. to 2 p.m., YCCC, Wells

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

Noon to 6 p.m., University of New England, Portland

The Portland Donor Center, 524 Forest Ave., is open noon 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.

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

Platelet donors also are needed. Donations by appointment.

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