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


8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Erskine Academy, South China

11 a.m. to 4 p.m., South Portland High School

1 to 6 p.m., Town Hall, Buxton


10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Boothbay Regional High School, Boothbay Harbor


8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Camden Hills Regional High School, Rockport

10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Waynflete, Portland

10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Tom’s of Maine, Sanford

1 to 6 p.m., YWCA, Lewiston


Noon to 5 p.m., Elks Lodge, Saco

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


2 to 7 p.m., Casco Village Church, Casco


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

March 25

Noon to 6 p.m., North Parish Church, Sanford

1 to 6 p.m., Sokokis Function Hall, Limerick

2 to 7 p.m., Oxford Hills High School, South Paris

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 are by appointment. For information call 775-2367 or 1-800-482-0743.