Brunswick County adds additional pop-up COVID-19 vaccine clinic this Saturday in Shallotte, more coming up next week

08.20.2021

Brunswick County adds additional pop-up COVID-19 vaccine clinic this Saturday in Shallotte, more coming up next week

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BOLIVIA, N.C. – Brunswick County Health Services is adding another pop-up COVID-19 vaccination clinic this Saturday, Aug. 21 in Shallotte to offer anyone aged 12 and up another opportunity to get vaccinated, especially as most schools begin to reopen. Health Services also has additional

Additional third doses of the Pfizer and Moderna (mRNA) vaccines for moderately to severely immunocompromised people will not be available at pop-up clinics nor the County’s main vaccination clinic until Tuesday, Aug. 24.

Health Services will have all three vaccine types—Pfizer, Moderna and J&J—available at each clinic. Currently, all community members aged 12 and older are eligible to receive vaccines, however those aged 12-17 are eligible for the Pfizer vaccine only.

Appointments are not necessary at the pop-up clinics. COVID-19 vaccines are free and insurance is not required.

Saturday, Aug. 21 / Shallotte Area (NEW)

Not available: Additional third doses for moderately to severely immunocompromised people are not available at this clinic.

  • Location: Coastal Cinemas 10 / 5200 Bridger Road, Shallotte
  • Time: 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
  • Type of Clinic: Drive-Thru
Monday, Aug. 23 / Oak Island Area

Not available: Additional third doses for moderately to severely immunocompromised people are not available at this clinic.

  • Location: Oak Island Farmers Market / Middleton Park  behind Town Hall / 4610 E. Dolphin Drive, Oak Island
  • Time: 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.
  • Type of Clinic: Walk-Up
Tuesday, Aug. 24 through Thursday, Aug. 26 (Aug. 24, 25, and 26) / Shallotte Area

Available: Additional third doses for moderately to severely immunocompromised people are available at these clinics.

  • Location: Coastal Cinemas 10 / 5200 Bridger Road, Shallotte
  • Time: 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
  • Type of Clinic: Drive-Thru

If you come to a pop-up clinic for a second or third (if applicable) dose vaccination and received your first vaccination outside of North Carolina, you must provide proof of the vaccination. Our team cannot access other states’ vaccination systems to verify your first vaccination.

Insurance is not required for a vaccine, but you are encouraged to bring your ID and insurance cards to the clinic, if available.

If an event is scheduled for an indoor location or is moved indoors due to weather, the clinic will follow the state guidelines for a clinical setting and require everyone to wear masks.

Community members can still book appointments at Brunswick County Health Services’ main vaccination clinic in Bolivia (25 Courthouse Drive, Building A, Bolivia, 28422). Book online or call the Public Health Call Line to schedule an appointment:

  • Schedule online here
  • Call the Public Health Call Line at 910.253.2339 (Open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., excluding holidays)

Appointments are still required at the main clinic and must be made either online or over the phone. The clinic in Bolivia cannot schedule your vaccination in person.

The main vaccination clinic will follow the state guidelines for a clinical setting and require everyone to wear masks.

More information about COVID-19 vaccines is at brunswickcountync.gov/vaccines

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