The American Red Cross needs blood donors to make an appointment to give this winter and are calling on eligible donors with O negative, B negative and A negative blood to give now to prevent an emergency situation.

Blood donation appointments can be scheduled by using the Red Cross Blood Donor App, visiting redcrossblood.org or calling 1-800-RED CROSS. More information is at redcrossblood.org/leaderssavelives.

Here are the upcoming blood drives in Sarpy County:

Bellevue

Today, Wednesday , 12:30 - 6:30 p.m., Bellevue Public Library, 1003 Lincoln Road.

Friday : 8 a.m. - 1 p.m., Bellevue West High School, 1501 Thurston Ave.

Feb. 11: 8 a.m. - 2 p.m., Bellevue University Administrative Services, 1000 Galvin Road S.

Feb. 13, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m., Bellevue Public Library, 1003 Lincoln Road.

Papillion

Feb. 10, 11:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m., Papillion Masonic Center, 105 W. Centennial Road

Feb. 13, 8:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m., Papillion Junior High, 423 S. Washington St.

La Vista

Thursday noon to 6 p.m., LaVista Public Library, 9110 Giles Road

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