Allentown offers free flu shots

Posted: 5:56 PM EDT Oct 31, 2013   Updated: 5:57 PM EDT Oct 31, 2013

You have two opportunities to get free flu shots in Allentown.

The city's health bureau will give free vaccines on Wednesday and again on Nov. 13, thanks to a donation of vaccine from Lehigh Valley Health Network.

Vaccinations will be offered 8:30-11 a.m. Wednesday at Alliance Hall, 245 N 6th St. in the city.

They also will be offered 2-6 p.m. Nov. 13 .

The vaccinations are provided to the public free of charge to all ages.  You don't need  to be a city resident to get the flu shot.

Nasal mist is available only to children between the ages of two and 18.