October 23, 2019

Free Flu Shots Available from Montgomery County

Montgomery County health officials have announced that the annual flu vaccination campaign will provide free flu shots for healthy, school aged children (ages 3 to 18) from 1:30-4 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov.12, at three locations. Students from any school may attend, but appointments must be made in advance.

Residents six months and older can receive a free flu shot from 4:30 - 7 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 18, at the Universities at Shady Grove / Building II at 9630 Gudelsky Drive in Rockville. Appointments are necessary in advance. Visitors will pay a parking fee and can park in the Traville Gateway Garage or Shady Grove Garage.

Shots for students will be offered at Kennedy High School (1901 Randolph Road in Silver Spring); Northwest High School (13501 Richter Farm Road in Germantown) and Rockville High School (2100 Baltimore Road in Rockville).

Appointments for either setting can be scheduled on the County’s website at montgomerycountymd.gov/flu. Appointments can also be made by calling 311.