Booster shots available Nov. 16 at Melrose

Booster shots of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine will be administered for free from 4-8 p.m. Nov. 16 at Melrose School, 76 Melrose Ave.

Residents 65 years and older, and people living in long-term care facilities, regardless of age, are eligible to receive a booster shot if it has been at least six months after their primary doses. People ages 50–64 with underlying medical conditions also are eligible. All adults who are at increased risk for exposure and transmission because of occupational or institutional settings also may receive booster shots.