The American Red Cross has entered its third week of emergency blood shortage. Donations are needed, especially Type O.

Blood drives will be held on the following schedule:

• Front Royal: 2-7 p.m., Oct. 20 at American Legion, 22 W. 8th St.; noon-5:30 p.m., Oct. 22 at Virginia Hills Church, 737 Rockland Road.

• Quicksburg: 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Oct. 27 at Mountain View High School.

• Stephens City: 1:30-6 p.m., Oct. 22 at the Moose Lodge, 357 Fairfax Pike.

• Winchester: 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Oct. 18 at The Village at Orchard Ridge, 400 National Lutheran Blvd.; noon-6 p.m., Oct. 18 at the Winchester Blood Donation Center, 561 Fortress Drive; 1-7 p.m., Oct. 19 at the Blood Donation Center; noon-6 p.m., Oct. 21 at the Blood Donation Center; 11 a.m.-6 p.m., Oct. 25 at George Washington Hotel, 103 E. Piccadilly St.; 1-7 p.m., Oct. 26 at the Blood Donation Center; noon-6 p.m., Oct. 28 at the Blood Donation Center.

• Woodstock: 10:30 a.m.-3 p.m., Oct. 28 at Anytime Fitness, 1025 S. Main St.

Donors in October will receive a link by email to claim a free Zaxby’s® Signature Sandwich reward or get a $5 e-gift card to a merchant of their choice.

Appointments can be made by using the Red Cross Blood Donor App, visiting www.RedCrossBlood.org or calling 800-733-2767.

Schedules

  • Occurred Wednesday, October 20th, 2021 @ 2:00 pm – 7:00 pm EST
  • Occurred Friday, October 22nd, 2021 @ 12:00 pm – 5:30 pm EST
  • Occurred Wednesday, October 27th, 2021 @ 8:30 am – 1:00 pm EST
  • Occurred Tuesday, October 26th, 2021 @ 1:30 pm – 6:00 pm EST
  • Occurred Monday, October 18th, 2021 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm EST
  • Occurred Monday, October 18th, 2021 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm EST
  • Occurred Tuesday, October 19th, 2021 @ 1:00 pm – 7:00 pm EST
  • Occurred Thursday, October 21st, 2021 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm EST
  • Occurred Monday, October 25th, 2021 @ 11:00 am – 6:00 pm EST
  • Occurred Tuesday, October 26th, 2021 @ 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm EST
  • Occurred Thursday, October 28th, 2021 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm EST
  • Occurred Thursday, October 28th, 2021 @ 10:30 am – 3:00 pm EST