Olalla Center is working with Lincoln County Public Health to offer two upcoming COVID-19 vaccination events.

Guatemalan and Latina/o/x communities are invited to a Newport event on Friday, Sept. 17, from 4 to 8 p.m., at La Juquilita Mexican grocery store, located at 312 SW Coast Highway. A Lincoln City clinic will take place Sunday, Sept. 19, from 3 to 7 p.m. at El Torito Market, located at 304 SW Highway 101. Attendees will receive a $25 gift voucher for groceries.

Spanish translators will be on hand to reduce barriers, and professionals will answer questions surrounding the vaccines. Although Olalla Center events are geared toward Guatemalan and Latina/o/x populations, all people are welcome and encouraged to attend.

For more information about the event and to reserve a slot (not required), call 541-819-0436 or 541-283-5876.

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.