ROANOKE, Va. (WFXR) — While the coronavirus is still a primary health concern worldwide, flu season is nearly upon us, which is why Carilion Clinic and Roanoke Public Libraries are partnering up to host a series of free flu vaccine clinics for the community.
According to Carilion Clinic, the community flu vaccine clinics are free for anybody age 18 or older.
Health officials say attendees are encouraged to register in advance in order to guarantee they meet screening criteria and will receive a vaccine. However, walk-ins and drive-ups are welcomed and will reportedly be accommodated as long as supplies last.
Here is a list of Carilion Clinic’s upcoming flu vaccine clinics for the community:
- Tuesday, Sept. 15: Main Branch of the Roanoke Public Library (706 S. Jefferson Street) from 10 a.m. to noon.
- Thursday, Sept. 17: Belmont Branch Library (1101 Morningside Street SE) from 3 to 5 p.m.
- Tuesday, Sept. 22: Gainsboro Branch Library (15 Patton Avenue NW) from 10 a.m. to noon.
- Thursday, Sept. 24: Melrose Branch Library (2502 Melrose Avenue NW, Suite D) from 3 to 5 p.m.
- Tuesday, Sept. 29: Raleigh Court Branch Library (2112 Grandin Road SW) from 10 a.m. to noon.
- Thursday, Oct. 1: Williamson Road Branch Library (3827 Williamson Road) from 3 to 5 p.m.
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