Red Cross blood drives will be held in Seaside, Astoria and Warrenton to meet the urgent need for blood and platelets.
On Tuesday, Jan. 8, from 1 to 6 p.m., the blood drive takes place at Elks Lodge #1748, 324 Avenue A.
In Warrenton, the Red Cross will conduct the drive from 1:30 to 6 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 27, at the Fred Meyer store on Highway 101.
The drive will be held in Astoria, Wednesday, Jan. 9, from 1 to 6 p.m., at the Holiday Inn Express, 204 W. Marine Dr.
For more information, visit RedCrossBlood.org or call 1-800-RED CROSS.