WENHAM, MA — Flu season is coming in close and the Wenham Board of Health is encouraging residents to get their flu shots — its especially important this year as the coronavirus pandemic continues to be a threat to public health.
A drive-through flu clinic will open next week on Wednesday from 3 to 6 p.m. by appointment only. The clinic will be held at Buker Elementary School, at 1 School St.
The clinic is open to all residents age 4 and older. The flu vaccine will available in the injectable form, except for a limited number of pediatric nasal spray doses for children. A higher dose vaccine will be available for those age 65 and older, as well as pediatric doses, pediatric nasal sprays, adult doses as well as a few preservative free adult doses.
“Reducing the spread of communicable diseases like the flu will help to reduce the