The American Red Cross, Northern New England Blood Services Region will hold blood drives in the following locations.

All eligible and new blood donors are encouraged to give blood. Donors are needed every day to make sure there is an adequate blood supply for patients in need.

All presenting donors in July will receive a coupon for a free carton of Friendly’s ice cream, redeemable at participating Friendly’s restaurants.

July 5: Waldoboro VFW Hall, 1 and 6 p.m.

July 15: Rockport Masonic Hall, 12:30 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. and at Vinalhaven Community School, 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.

July 22: Thomaston Dunkin’ Donuts, 11 a.m. and 4 p.m.

July 28: Rockland American Legion, 1 and 6 p.m.

Donors are encouraged to call 1-800-RED-CROSS or visit to make an appointment or for more information.