Additional coronavirus vaccine clinics added for those not fully vaccinated

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FILE – This Saturday, March 6, 2021 file photo shows vials of Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine at a pharmacy in Denver. On Thursday, June 10, 2021, Johnson & Johnson said that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration extended the expiration date on millions of doses of its COVID-19 vaccine by an extra six weeks. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski, File)

(WFXR) — People still needing to get their vaccination have more options available to them around southwest and central Virginia.

The New River Health District has an update on places offering vaccines

  • Pearisburg Festival in the Park: Friday, June 11 from 5 to 8 p.m., and Saturday, June 12 starting at 2 p.m.
  • Pulaski Juneteenth Celebration: Thursday, June 17 from 4 to 7 p.m.

On Friday, June 11 from 8:30 to 11 a.m., here are the places where an appointment is needed.

  • Montgomery County Health Department: Call (540) 585-3300
  • Giles County Health Department: Call (540) 235-3135

You are asked to wear a mask and bring a photo ID card. If you are getting a second dose of either Pfizer or Moderna, please bring your vaccination card.

The Virginia Department of Health’s Piedmont Health District has added clinics for people to get their vaccines. These mobile clinics offer free COVID-19 vaccines for those 18 and older. No appointments are required. Each clinic listed below will offer the Johnson & Johnson vaccine.

  • Friday, June 18 from 3 to 6 p.m. at the Town of Farmville Kiosk at 1807 South Main Street in Farmville
  • Saturday, June 19 from 9 a.m. to noon at the Toga Volunteer Fire Department at 1779 Mount Rush Highway in Dillwyn
  • Saturday, June 19 from 2 to 5 p.m. at Sharon Baptist Church at 1620 Sharon Church Road in Arvonia

There is also good news for homebound residents in Alleghany, Botetourt, Covington, Roanoke City, Roanoke County, and Salem. Residents who can’t leave their homes due to significant mobility challenges can call to request an in-home delivery of a vaccine. Just call (540) 613-6597 between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m.

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