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


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


1 to 6 p.m., Mid Coast Presbyterian Church, Topsham


Noon to 5 p.m., Knights of Columbus Hall, Bath

Noon to 6 p.m., Goodall Hospital, Sanford

1 to 6 p.m., Masonic Lodge, Buckfield

2 to 7 p.m., Holy Trinity Church, Lisbon Falls

This week the Portland Donor Center, 524 Forest Ave., and Central Maine Medical Center in Lewiston will be open from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday and noon to 7 p.m. Tuesday.

Platelet donors also are needed. Donations are by appointment. For information call 207-775-2114 or 1-800-272-2114.