San Joaquin Community Hospital's children's mobile immunization clinics will close earlier this week "due to the extreme heat forecast."

The hospital announced the shorter hours in a news release Monday night. Immunizations will still be provided at no charge at the following locations and times:

* Wal-Mart parking lot, 9 a.m. to noon Tuesday, 8400 Rosedale Highway.

* San Joaquin Community Hospital parking lot, 4 to 6 p.m. Wednesday, 2801 Chester Ave.

* Back to school fair at Central Park at Mill Creek, 9 a.m. to noon Thursday, parking lot at 21st and R streets.

* The Spanish Radio Group health fair, noon to 4 p.m. Saturday, Kern County Fairgrounds, 1142 S. P St.

Parents are asked to bring their child's immunization record cards, the news release said.