Free COVID-19 testing at McAllen public library

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McALLEN, Texas (KVEO) – McAllen Public Library is conducting free COVID-19 tests on Sunday, Nov. 22.

The testing is set up as a drive-thru at their main library and will use the Polymerise Chain Reaction (PCR) test – the nasal swab method.

McAllen Public Library Facebook post Nov. 18, 2020.

Testing begins at 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. at McAllen Public Library’s main location, 4001 N. 23rd Street.

McAllen Public Library FREE COVID-19 test English flyer.

No pre-registration or appointment is required and you do not need to show COVID-19 symptoms.

Testing is only available for ages five and up.

McAllen Public Library FREE COVID-19 test Spanish flyer.

For more information call 956-383-3112.

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