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Second vaccination clinic planned for Brookings

Brookings County resident Jim Lambertz received his COVID vaccine at the Brookings County PPCC’s first community vaccination center.

The Brookings County Pandemic Planning and Coordination Committee will hold its second COVID-19 community vaccination center on Thursday, March 11 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Swiftel Center,

The community vaccination center will serve Brookings County residents age 65 and older. Limited first dose vaccines will be available. Registration is required and walk-ins will not be accepted. Eligible individuals do not need to wait to receive a call from their clinic to register. Recipients must register in advance and must commit to receiving a second dose on April 8.

At the time of appointment, recipients must bring a valid ID and a completed vaccine administration form.

Those needing transportation to the community vaccination center may schedule a free ride in advance with Brookings Area Transit Authority by calling 692-2222.

To register for a vaccine appointment, please call 692-2811 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, or visit the Brookings Health website.

 

March 3, 2021