COVID vaccinations at health department and Center for the Arts 

Published 2:25 pm Saturday, November 13, 2021

The Forsyth County Department of Public Health is offering COVID vaccinations at the health department and Milton Rhodes Center for the Arts.

Walk-ups will be accepted at the following community vaccination event that’s only for ages 12 and up:

  • Saturday, Nov. 20, 9 a.m.-noon, Reynolds Place Theater at Milton Rhodes Center for the Arts, 251 N. Spruce St., Winston-Salem

Appointments are encouraged for COVID-19 vaccinations at the Public Health Department, 799 N. Highland Ave., where vaccinations are available for both children ages 5-11 and those 12 and up:

  • Appointments are available at Bit.Ly/FCNCCovidVaccine or by calling 336-582-0800 from 8 a.m. -5 p.m. Monday-Friday.
  • COVID vaccination appointments for all ages are available for Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. and Thursday 8 a.m.-8 p.m. 
  • Appointments are available next Saturday, Nov. 20, from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. for COVID vaccinations for all age groups as part of an event with School Health Alliance.

Booster shots are available to Individuals who received the Pfizer or Moderna COVID-19 vaccine if it’s been 6 months since they received their second shot and they’re 65 years and older, or if they’re age 18+ and live in a long-term care setting, or have underlying medical conditions, or who work or live in a high-risk setting.

Anyone over 18 may receive a booster dose of Johnson & Johnson if it’s been two months since their single dose of that vaccine.

Vaccinations are free and no ID or insurance is needed. While supplies last, the single-dose Johnson and Johnson vaccine for ages 18 and up is available as well as the two-dose Pfizer vaccine, for ages 12 and up, and Moderna for ages 18 and up.