Thursday’s mass vaccination event in Watertown being held for people 18 and older (Audio)

April 7, 2021
Mike Tanner

WATERTOWN, S.D.–Watertown holds its third COVID-19 mass vaccination event tomorrow (Thursday).

This one, like the others, is being held at the extension center.

Prairie Lakes Healthcare spokeswoman Jennifer Bender says this vaccination event is being opened up to teenagers and younger and middle-aged adults…

Walk-ins are available for this vaccine event. Walk-in hours are from 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. No pre-registration required.

Bender talked about the importance of getting kids and young adults vaccinated…

At last report, 47-percent of all South Dakotans had received at least one dose of the vaccine. About one-third of people in the state are fully vaccinated.