The American Red Cross has scheduled three north Mecklenburg blood drives in July. They are:

• July 9, 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Harvest Community Church, 13301 Eastfield Road, Huntersville.

• July 14, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., Ben & Jerry’s, 202 S. Main St., Davidson. Those donating a pint of blood get a pint of ice cream.

• July 16, 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., First Baptist Church, 121 N. Old Statesville Road, Huntersville.

Donors should call 1-800-GIVE-LIFE to schedule an appointment.