Health department ready to distribute 1,000 vaccines at clinic

The Bartholomew County Health Department says it has 1,000 doses of the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine available at an upcoming two-day mass vaccination clinic to be held at the Bartholomew County 4-H Fairgrounds.

The clinics will be held from 9 to 4 on May 25th and 26th at the fairgrounds Community Building on County Road 200S. The vaccines will be available for those 18 and older and are free to those receiving them. There could be an administration fee charged to insurance. You should bring a photo ID and insurance card if you have one.

You must first register at If you don’t have Internet access, you can call 211, Thrive Alliance at 812-372-6918, Mill Race Center at 812-376-9241, or WellConnect at 812-376-5136 for help getting signed up.