- By Todd Luck
- Posted Saturday, June 5, 2021
COVID vaccinations available at Dash game, schools, flea market and more
Forsyth County Department of Public Health will be giving COVID vaccinations before Tuesday’s Dash game, at several schools, Cook’s Flea Market, Happy Hill Reunion, Salvation Army in Kernersville, the Backyard Axe Throwing League and the health department this week.
Public Health staff will be offering vaccinations at several locations next week. Walk-ups will be accepted at the following events:
- Tuesday, June 8, 3 p.m.-7:15 p.m., Truist Stadium, 951 Ballpark Way, registered in advance at 336-714-2287 for discounted tickets for that evenings’ Dash game that include free hotdogs
- Wednesday, June 9, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Salvation Army (Kernersville), 130 E. Mountain Street, Kernersville
- Thursday, June 10, Mineral Springs Middle School & Northwest Middle School, 2:30-4 p.m. (vaccinations for students in those schools will be held earlier in the day)
- Friday, June 11, Carver High School & Parkland High School, 4-6 p.m. (vaccinations for students in those schools will be held earlier in the day)
- Friday, June 11, 4 p.m.-7 p.m., Backyard Axe Throwing League, 109 W 9th Street, Winston Salem. Parking will be in the Winston Junction Market parking lot off Trade Street. Those who receive a vaccination will get 10 free throws.
- Saturday, June 12, 1 p.m.-6:30 p.m. Happy Hill Reunion, William C. Sims Recreation Center campus
- Saturday, June 12, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Cooks Flea Market, 4250 Patterson Ave
Appointments and walk-ups are also accepted at the Public Health Department, 799 N. Highland Ave, for COVID-19 vaccinations:
- Appointments are available at Bit.Ly/FCNCCovidVaccine or by calling 336-582-0800 from 8 a.m. -5 p.m. Mon-Fri.
- Walk-ups will be accepted from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. today. Mon-Wed. 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Thurs. 9:30 a.m.-8 p.m., Fri. 8 a.m.-1 p.m. and next Sat. 9-11 a.m. The vaccination clinic will be closed for lunch from noon-1 p.m. Mon.-Thurs.
Vaccinations are free and no ID or insurance is needed. The single-dose Johnson and Johnson vaccine, for ages 18 and up, will be an option while supplies last. The two-dose Pfizer vaccine, for ages 12 and up, is also currently available.