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



Noon to 5 p.m., Gibson Recreation Center, Fryeburg

1 to 6 p.m., Knights of Columbus, Lewiston


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


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


10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Nonantum Resort, Kennebunkport

Noon to 5 p.m., Waynflete, Portland

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


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

9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Lowe’s, Brunswick


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 noon to 7 p.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays and 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Fridays.

Platelet donors also are needed. Donations by appointment.

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