Blood drives set at area sites

The American Red Cross will conduct blood drives at these locations:

* Friday, Oct. 25 -- 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Whetstone Branch of the Columbus Metropolitan Library, 3909 N. High St.

* Monday, Oct. 28 -- noon to 6 p.m. at Maple Grove United Methodist Church, 7 W. Henderson Road.

* Tuesday, Oct. 29 -- noon to 6 p.m. at Clintonville Academy, 3916 Indianola Ave.

There is a need for donors of all types, especially type O negative and B negative.

To schedule an appointment, call 1-800-733-2767.