Red Cross plans three Shelton blood drives in April

Three Red Cross blood drives have been scheduled for Shelton in April:

Friday, April 11, 1-6:45 p.m., Shelton Community Center, 41 Church St.

Monday, April 14, 8 a.m.-1:45 p.m., R.D.Scinto, 2 Corporate Drive

Thursday, April 24, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., United Methodist Homes, 584 Long Hill Ave.

Call 800-RED CROSS (800-733-2767) or go to to make an appointment.

A blood donor card or driver’s license, or two other forms of identification, are required at check-in. Individuals who are age 17 years of age, weigh at least 110 pounds and are in generally good health may be eligible to donate blood.

Other nearby blood drives

Other upcoming blood drives in the vicinity are:

— April 5, 8 a.m.-1 p.m., St. Catherine’s of Siena, 210 Shelton Road, Trumbull

— April 7, 1- 6:45 p.m., Milford Elks, 140 Gulf St., Milford

— April 12, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Monroe Senior Center, 235 Cutlers Farm Road, Monroe

— April 16, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Oxford Community/Town Hall, 486 Oxford Road, Oxford

— April 18, 7:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Griffin Hospital, 130 Division St., Derby

— April 18, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Atria Senior Living, 6911 Main St., Stratford

— April 21, 1-6:45 p.m., Cornerstone Christian Center, 349 Wheelers Farms Road, Milford

— April 25, 8:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Emmett O’Brien High School, 141 Prindle Ave., Ansonia