Vaccine clinic set up at Shawnee senior center

Tina Bridenstine
The Shawnee News-Star
Brent Johns administers a dose of the Pfizer vaccine Thursday morning at the Shawnee Senior Center.

The Pfizer vaccine was administered to area residents Thursday at a clinic sponsored by Citizen Potawatomi Nation.

The clinic, scheduled from 9 a.m. to noon at the Shawnee Senior Center, was open to anyone age 18 or older who called to make an appointment. Those who arrived were penciled in to receive a second dose in 21 days.

Amy Riggins, recreation facility supervisor for the city of Shawnee, said the vaccine was administered to 35 people Thursday.

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Amy Riggins, with the Shawnee Senior Center, checks in vaccine recipients Thursday morning and makes appointments for the second dose.
Lauren Bristow looks over paperwork for the vaccine check in.