BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – Simultaneous COVID-19 mass vaccination events are scheduled to take place on Saturday, thanks to the Southern University System.
The one-dose Johnson & Johnson vaccine will be distributed to anyone ages 16 and older between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m.
The vaccination locations are listed below:
Southern University and A&M College
F.G Clark Activity Center
Southern University at New Orleans Gymnasium
Southern University Shreveport Gymnasium
Lake Charles Senior Center
Plymouth Rock Baptist Church
George Dupuis Recreation Center
Mt. Zion Missionary Baptist Church
Rose of Sharon Baptist Church
St. Tammany Parish Fairgrounds
(NOTE: This location will distribute vaccines on Friday, April 9 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.)
If you are interested in getting the vaccine, Southern University is giving you the option to drive-thru or walk up at each location.
“This mass vaccination event is part of the Southern University System’s “Don’t Wait. Vaccinate!” campaign that encourages Black and other racial minority groups to get vaccinated against COVID-19.”