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., West Scarborough United Methodist Church, Scarborough


9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Monmouth Academy, Monmouth

1:30 to 6:30 p.m., American Legion Hall, Richmond


8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Falmouth High School, Falmouth

Noon to 5 p.m., Maine Medical Center, Brighton Campus, Portland


8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Edward Little High School, Auburn

11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Mt. Abram High School, Strong

12:30 to 6 p.m., St. Aspinquid Masonic Hall, York


Noon to 5 p.m., Gould Academy, Bethel


8 a.m. to noon, Elks Lodge, Sanford

10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Shaw’s Supermarket, Brunswick

Monday, Nov. 12

Noon to 4:30 p.m., Knights of Columbus Hall, Bath

2 to 7 p.m., Our Lady of Perpetual Help, Windham


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 for blood donors 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 775-2367 or 1-800-482-0743.