November 12, 2009
Media Release

Town of Newmarket H1N1 flu immunization clinic closed today for building maintenance


NEWMARKET
– Effective immediately, Thursday, November 12th, the H1N1 flu immunization clinic operating at Ray Twinney Recreation Complex in the Town of Newmarket is closed due to roof repairs of the facility.
 
People in high risk groups who had planned to attend the Newmarket clinic are welcome to attend the clinic in Markham, open until 5 p.m., or clinics in City of Vaughan and Town of Richmond Hill, open until 8 p.m.
 
The flu immunization clinic at Ray Twinney Recreation Complex is scheduled to re-open on Friday, November 13th at 12 p.m.
 
Please see the clinic schedule below for clinic hours and locations.  Map locations and driving directions for each are available by clicking here.
 
Clinic dates and locations will be added and may be subject to change.  Before going to a clinic, residents are encouraged to confirm clinic locations, dates and times on the website www.york.ca/H1N1 or by calling York Region Health Connection at 1-800-361-5653.
 
A list of current York Region clinics includes:

Municipality               

Location and Address

Dates and Times

City of Vaughan

Vellore Village Community Centre

1 Villa Royale Avenue

October 28th to December 18th

Monday to Friday, 12 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Saturday and Sunday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Town of Newmarket

 

Ray Twinney Recreation Complex

100 Eagle Street

October 28th to December 18th

Monday to Friday, 12 p.m. to 8 p.m.

(closed on Thursday, November 12th)

Saturday and Sunday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Town of Georgina

 

Sutton Kin Community Hall

3 Fairpark Lane

November 2nd to December 14th

Mondays and Wednesdays only

12 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Town of Richmond Hill

 

Rouge Woods Community Centre

110 Shirley Drive

November 2nd to December 18th

Monday to Friday, 12 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Saturday and Sunday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Town of Markham

 

8100 Warden Avenue

(former Markham Hydro building)

November 2nd to December 18th

Monday to Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Saturday and Sunday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.


For updated information on this year’s flu season, please visit www.york.ca/H1N1 or contact York Region Health Connection at 1-800-361-5653.
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Media Contacts: 
 
Jennifer Mitchell-Emmerson, Community and Health Services, York Region
                                         Phone: 905 830-4444, ext. 4016 or After-hours Cell: 905 716-9753
                                         Email: jennifer.mitchellemmerson@york.ca
 
Patrick Casey, Director, Corporate Communications, York Region
                     Phone: 905 830-4444, ext. 1235 or Cell: 905 715-8211
                     Email: patrick.casey@york.ca

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