PORTLAND — Northern Light Mercy Hospital on March 2 will begin providing COVID-19 vaccinations to people over the age of 70 at the James Banks Sr. Exposition Building on Park Avenue.

Appointments will be available on Tuesdays and Thursdays through a partnership with the city and the state. Community members over the age of 70 can register at northernlighthealth.org/Resources/COVID-19/General-Information-about-COVID-19/COVID-19-Vaccinations or through the Northern Light Health call center (207-204-8551).

People with appointments should show up no more than 10 minutes prior to their scheduled time.

Anyone wishing to volunteer at the vaccination clinic should go to covid.northernlighthealth.org/Volunteer/Register.