Columbia County Health Hosting Multiple Vaccine Clinics

(Columbus) There are several upcoming walk-in COVID vaccine clinics in Columbia County. Both the one-and-done Johnson and Johnson vaccine and the two-shot Pfizer vaccine will be offered at the Columbus Middle School on 400 South Dickason Boulevard between 4pm and 6pm Thursday. The J and J shot is open to anyone 18 years of age and older while the Pfizer vaccine is available to those age 12 and up. Those under 18 must have a parent or legal guardian’s consent. The second dose will be provided on Thursday, September 9th. A second vaccine clinic will be offered from 5pm to 7pm at Tarrant Park Shelter on 101 Tarrant Drive in Cambria next Wednesday. Appointments are not necessary and no identification or insurance card is needed to receive the vaccine. Those interested in going must stay on site for a 15-minute observation period after receiving the vaccine. Health officials also ask those in attendance to practice social distancing and wear a mask. To schedule a vaccine shot visit vaccinate.wi.gov.