To address the ongoing Covid-19 crisis in Maine, and to provide a large scale Covid-19 vaccination site, the Maine CDC in collaboration with the Maine National Guard, and the Maine Emergency Management Agency have put togetherA free, walk-in COVID-19 vaccination clinic at the Augusta Armory, which is located at 179 Western Avenue in Augusta, which will be active through the end of December 2021.

This large scale vaccination clinic will offer all vaccines, Pfizer, Moderna, and J&J, and will be offering, first, second, booster, and pediatric doses.

With this running through the end of the year, hours and dates will change on a weekly basis. You can follow the schedule by CLICKING HERE which will take to you the State of Maine Vaccination site where you can see the updated schedule at the Augusta Armory, or even search statewide for other active clinics.

If you do decide to use the vaccination clinic at the Augusta Armory, Augusta Police remind you that you MUST enter the Armory via the Airport Road, and NOT at the light on Western Avenue. If you have driven by this area this week, you may have witnessed the signage instructing the proper protocol for entering the Augusta Armory vaccination site.

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