Updated: Flu shot clinics to start soon

Editor's note: the times and places for Carle clinics in Monticello and Tuscola have changed. This story was updated at 4 p.m. Friday, Sept. 28, to reflect the changes.

CHAMPAIGN — Community flu shot clinics will be starting soon, and both walk-in and drive-through opportunities will be available without appointments.

Clinics will be offered by Carle and Christie Clinic Champaign-Urbana and at their branch locations in surrounding communities.

A flu shot is advised for anyone 6 months old and up by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Here are the schedules:

Carle

— 1701 W. Curtis Road, C:

Oct. 9-12, 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Oct. 13, 7 a.m. to noon.

Walk-in flu shots for ages 6 months and older, FluMist for ages 2 to 49 years without underlying health conditions and Pneumovax for ages 18 years and older.

— 311 W. Fairchild, Danville:

Oct. 9 and Oct. 11, 4-8 p.m.

Walk-in flu shots only for ages 18 years and older and Carle Danville prenatal patients. Flu shots by appointment only for six months to 17 years who have an established pediatrician or family medicine doctor at Carle Danville on Fairchild. Call 431-7600 to schedule an appointment for October 9 or 11.

— 1001 Heather Drive, Mahomet:

Oct. 20, 8-11 a.m.

Walk-in flu shots only for ages 9 years and older.

— 200 Lerna Road South, Mattoon:

Oct. 16 and Oct. 18, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Walk-in flu shots only for ages 6 months and older

— 1002 Medical Drive Center, Monticello:

Oct. 8, Oct. 16 and Nov. 6, 5-7 p.m.

Walk-in flu shots only for ages 6 months and older and Pneumovax for ages 18 years and older.

— 1540 E. Grove Street, Rantoul:

Nov. 1, 9 a.m. to noon.

Walk-in flu shots only for ages 3 years and older.

— 301 E. Southline Road, Tuscola:

Oct. 17, 5-6:30 p.m.

Walk-in flu shots only for ages 9 years and older.

— 1818 E. Windsor Road, Urbana:

Oct. 15-19, 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Oct. 20, 7 a.m. to noon

Oct. 22-Dec. 31: weekdays 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Walk-in flu shots for ages 6 months and older, FluMist for ages two to 49 without underlying health conditions and Pneumovax for ages 18 years and older.

—Vineyard Christian Fellowship Church, 1500 N. Lincoln, U:

Oct. 3-5, 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Oct. 6, 7 a.m. to noon.

Drive-thru (weather permitting) or walk-in flu shots for ages 6 months and older, FluMist for ages two to 49 years without underlying health conditions and Pneumovax for ages 18 years and older. Anyone receiving their first dose is advised to receive their vaccination inside the building.

Christie Clinic

Flu vaccine at Champaign branch at 1801 W. Windsor Road:

— Saturdays: Sept. 29, Oct. 13 and Nov. 10, 7 a.m. to noon.

— Tuesdays and Thursdays: Oct. 23, 25 and 30 and Nov. 1, 6, 8, 13, and 15, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

The following satellite facilities will also offer flu vaccine clinics Oct. 13 from 7 a.m. to noon:

— 1001 Commercial Drive, Mahomet

— 3545 N. Vermilion Street, Danville

— 209 W. Borman Drive, Rantoul.

— 300 N. Main St., Tuscola.

— 1710 E. Windsor Road, U.

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