Press Release

Red Cross lists statewide blood drive schedule

BANGOR, Maine — The American Red Cross, Northern New England Blood Services Region, will hold blood drives in cities and towns through Maine in September. Donors will receive a complimentary round of golf at participating golf courses and a chance to win a seven-day cruise for two from Boston to Bermuda on the Norwegian Dawn. Prizes are not redeemable for cash and non-transferable.

The schedule is:

• Noon-5 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 4, Houlton Regional Hospital, Houlton.

• 2-7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 4, Community Market, Thorndike.

• 2-7 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 5, Church of Universal Fellowship, Orono.

• 11:30-4:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 6, Verso Paper, Bucksport.

• 1-6 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 6, First Church of the Nazarene, Skowhegan.

• 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 8, YMCA, Bar Harbor.

• 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Monday, Sept. 10, VFW, Belfast.

• 2-7 p.m. Monday, Sept. 10, North Searsport United Methodist Church, Searsport.

• 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 12, Eastern Maine Community College, Bangor.

• 2-7 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 12, Maine School of Science and Mathematics, Limestone.

• 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Friday, Sept. 14, Maine General Medical Center, Waterville.

• 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Friday, Sept. 14, Gentle Memorial Building, Houlton.

• 1-6 p.m. Monday, Sept. 17, Milo Town Hall, Milo.

• Noon-5 p.m. Monday, Sept. 17, Colby College, Waterville.

• Noon-5 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 18, Colby College, Waterville.

• 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 18, University of Maine, Orono.

• 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 19, University of Maine, Orono.

• 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 20, East Machias Municipal Building, East Machias.

• 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Monday, Sept. 24, Maine Central Institute, Pittsfield.

• 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday, Sept. 24, Unity College, Unity.

• 1-7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 25, Maine Maritime Academy, Castine.

• 1-6 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 26, Pleasant Point Public Safety Building, Perry.

• Noon-5 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 26, Sebasticook Valley Hospital, Pittsfield.

• 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 27, Husson University, Bangor.

•1-6 p.m. Friday, Sept. 28, Waterville Elks, Waterville.

• 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 29, Crossroads to Calvary, Morrill.

The American Red Cross Donor Center, 900 B Hammond Street in Bangor, is open for donations 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday, and 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays.

For information, go to or call 800-RED-CROSS.



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