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

Feb. 9 -- Bainbridge Township Hall, 17826 Chillicothe Road (Route 306), Bainbridge Township, 1 to 7 p.m.

Feb. 10 -- United Methodist Church, 1435 E. Main St., Kent, 2 to 6 p.m.

Feb. 13 -- University Hospitals Portage Medical Center, 6847 N. Chestnut St., Ravenna, noon to 6 p.m.

Feb. 15 -- The Natatorium, 2345 4th St., Cuyahoga Falls, 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Feb. 15 -- United Church of Christ, 4340 Streetsboro Road, Richfield, 1 to 6 p.m.

Feb. 17 -- Fellowship Bible Church, 16391 Chillicothe Road, Bainbridge Township, noon to 4 p.m.

Feb. 17 -- United Methodist Church, 20 S. Franklin St., Chagrin Falls, 2 to 7 p.m.

Feb. 17 -- Kent State Univ. Tri Towers, Loop and Leebrick drives, Kent, 1 to 6 p.m.

Feb. 17 -- Western Reserve Hospital, 1900 23rd St., Cuyahoga Falls, 1 to 6 p.m.

Feb. 18 -- School Building at the Geauga County fairgrounds, 14373 N. Cheshire St., Burton, 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 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.