The Brazil Public Library will host flu and pneumonia vaccinations from 5-7 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 2.
A flu shot will cost $25 while a pneumonia shot will cost $40. A one-half dose flu shot, for children ages 6-35 months, will cost $3.
The Visiting Nurse Service, Inc., will administer the flu and pneumonia shots.
There is a limited supply of FluMist, for those ages 5-49, for $35 and a one-half dose of Thimerosal-Free Flu Shots, for those ages 6-35 months, at a cost of $35. In addition, there is a limited supply of Full Dose Thimerosal-Free Flu Shots at a cost of $40.
The vaccinations will take place in the Library Annex Building, 203 N. Walnut St., Brazil.
VNS accepts all Medicare Part B and Medicare Managed Care plans. Individuals must present their appropriate care to receive the flu and/or pneumonia shots. VNS will submit the claims to the carriers and those interested in the vaccinations must have their card at the time of the vaccination.
If the card is not presented, then payment will be due when the vaccination takes place.
In addition, if the claim is denied, then the recipient is responsible for payment.
VNS accepts cash or checks as payment.
For additional locations for vaccinations, call 317-722-8284 or visit the VNS website at www.vnsi.org.
* LIBRARY TO CONDUCT BOOK SALE
The Clay County Friends of the Library are having a book sale on Oct. 11-13 and Oct. 18-20.
The sale will take place from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. each day at the Book Shoppe, the garage behind the old annex building, 203 N. Walnut St., Brazil.
The sale will include novels, mysteries, cookbooks, war, and children's books and many other titles.
In addition, on Oct. 11-12 and Oct. 18, there will be a sale in the annex building of furniture equipment and other items that did not make the move to the newly-renovated library. All items are prices to sell.
Both sales will be sponsored by the Clay County Friends of the Library.