Blood drives

The American Red Cross Blood Services is holding these local drives in November:

— On Monday, Nov. 4 from 1 to 6 p.m., at the First United Methodist Church of Voorheesville in the social hall, 68 Maple Ave., Voorheesville;

— On Thursday, Nov. 7, from 1 to 6 p.m., at the Bethlehem Public Library in the community room, 451 Delaware Ave., Delmar;

— On Monday, Nov. 25, from 1 to 6:30 p.m., at the First Reformed Church in the Friendship House, 1663 Helderberg Trail, Berne; and

— On Tuesday, Nov. 26, from 1 to 6 p.m., at the Guilderland Public Library in the Helderberg Room, Guilderland. 

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