American Red Cross blood donors must be at least 17 years old, weigh at least 110 pounds and be in good health. Donations are allowed every 56 days.

Donors should bring a form of photo identification and a list of all current medications.

For details about donating blood or to make an appointment, call 1-800-448-3543 or visit www.redcrossblood.org/northernohio

AREA LOCATIONS

Jan. 18 -- Grand Village Retirement Community, 2610 E. Aurora Road, Twinsburg, 1 to 7 p.m.

Jan. 18 -- Kent State Student Center, Summit Street, Kent, noon to 6 p.m.

Jan. 19 -- Howard Hanna, 195 Barrington Town Square, Aurora, 1 to 6 p.m.

Jan. 19 -- Church of Our Lady of Guadalupe, 9080 Shepard Road, Macedonia, 1 to 6 p.m.

Jan. 19 -- St. Ambrose Church, 10692 Freedom St., Garrettsville, 1 to 7 p.m.

Jan. 20 -- Nordonia Middle School. 73 Leonard Ave., Northfield, 1 to 6 p.m.

Jan. 23 -- Federated Church UCC, 76 Bell St., Chagrin Falls, 2 to 7 p.m.

Jan. 23 -- University Hospitals Portage Medical Center, 6847 N. Chestnut St., Ravenna, noon to 6 p.m.

Jan. 23 -- Troy Community House, 13950 Main Market St., Burton, 2 to 7 p.m.

Jan. 23 -- St. Luke's Lutheran Church, 2121 Sixth St., Cuyahoga Falls, 2 to 7 p.m.

Jan. 25 -- Barlow Community Center, 41 S. Oviatt St., Hudson, noon to 6 p.m.

Jan. 25 -- Kent State U. Tri Towers, oop and Leebrick drives, Kent, 1 to 7 p.m.

Jan. 26 -- Greenwood Village Clubhouse, 830 Village Club Drive, Sagamore Hills, 2 to 6 p.m.

Jan. 27 -- Kent State Student REcreation and Wellness Center, Summit Street, Kent, 1 to 6 p.m.

For questions regarding criteria that may affect donors eligibility to give blood, such as travel to the United Kingdom or Europe, call 1-800-513-3341. To donate platelets, call 1-800-356-3339.