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Originally published in Castine Patriot, April 1, 2021 and Island Ad-Vantages, April 1, 2021 and The Weekly Packet, April 1, 2021
COVID-19 Vaccination Clinics

COVID-19 Vaccination Clinics

Monday, 4/5 and Wednesday, 4/7

Ellsworth

Northern Light Vaccination Clinic: Make an appointment for Northern Light at covid.northernlighthealth.org/publicvaccine or call 204-8551.

Monday, 4/5 and Wednesday, 4/7

Blue Hill

Northern Light Blue Hill Hospital: Make an appointment for Northern Light at covid.northernlighthealth.org/publicvaccine or call 204-8551.

Wednesday, 4/7

Stonington

Vaccination Clinic: Call town office to get on list, at Island Community Center, for people 50 and older, 367-2351. Johnson & Johnson vaccine.

Wednesday, 4/12

Stonington

Vaccination Clinic: For second shot. Call 367-2351.

Wednesday, 4/21

Sedgwick

Vaccination Clinic: Open to Maine residents 50 and older, at Ridge Rd. Fire Station, michael@sheyo.com, 266-1577.

Additional information on how to get vaccinated

Retail pharmacies

Hannaford: hannaford.com/pharmacy/covid-19-vaccine

Shaw’s: shaws.com/COVID-19

Walgreens: Walgreens.com/ScheduleVaccine or call 1-800-Walgreens

Walmart: walmart.com/COVIDvaccine

How to find a place to get vaccinated

Type mainecovidvaccine into a search engine or maine.gov/covid19/vaccines

When can people between 16 and 49 get vaccinated?

Beginning Monday, April 19, all Maine residents age 16 and older will eligible for vaccination. However, only the Pfizer vaccine has been approved for people 16 and older. The Johnson & Johnson and Moderna vaccines have only been approved for people 18 and older.

If you can’t register online

Call 888-445-4111 for the Community Vaccination Line.

If you need a ride

Maine’s Department of Health and Human Services can find you a ride. Call 855-608-5172 from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. at least 48 hours before the appointment.