Upcoming blood drives throughout the area include:
• Davidson College, Student Union Wednesday, Oct. 5, from 11:45 a.m. to 4:45 p.m.
• The Mosaic Church Oct. 8 from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
• North Mecklenburg High School,  Oct. 8 from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
• Huntersville Presbyterian Church, Oct. 17 from 3 to 7 p.m.