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The event will be held from 11 a.m.-3 p.m.; first and second doses of the Pfizer vaccine will be available.
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services says that boosters will be available for the Pfizer and Moderna vaccines.
Funds from the Gulf Coast and Barancik foundations facilitate CenterPlace Health's COVID-19 outreach to underserved communities.
The walk-up clinic will be held from 11 a.m.-3 p.m.; the Pfizer vaccine will be available for those ages 12 and older. No appointments are necessary.
Single-dose Johnson & Johnson vaccines will be available for free to anyone 18 and up.
We're keeping this post updated with new developments as we receive them.
For those in the Sarasota area, the nearest locations where you can claim your treasure are in St. Petersburg, Brandon, Tampa and Fort Myers.
Don't know where you are in line for the Covid-19 vaccine? Sarasota County has launched a system to help.
Students without required immunizations will be sent home from public schools on the first day of school.
The luncheon will be held from 11:45 a.m.-1 p.m. at Michael's On East.
Only 90 percent of children of kindergarten age in Sarasota County have been vaccinated, the lowest rate of any county in the state and significantly below the goal of 95 percent needed to ensure that the disease remains dormant.
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