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Free COVID-19 testing events this week in the Central Shenandoah Health District

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The Central Shenandoah Health District will hold some free COVID-19 testing events throughout the district this week.

There are different testing options available.

Testing only for symptomatic individuals or contacts of a known COVID-19 case

Preference for testing will be given to symptomatic individuals or contacts of a known COVID-19 case.

  • Tuesday, 9 a.m. to noon, Kate Collins Middle School, Waynesboro: No appointment needed.
  • Wednesday, 9 a.m. to noon, Augusta County Government Center, Verona: Due to increased testing capacity, registration is no longer required at the Verona testing site. Anyone who is symptomatic and/or is a close contact can get tested. Testing is free, and drive-ins are welcome.
  • Thursday, 7:30-10:30 a.m., Rockbridge Regional Dispatch, Buena Vista: No appointment needed.
  • Friday, 7:30-10:30 a.m., Harrisonburg (Hillandale Park): Registration required. Call 540-574-5102. Registration closes Thursday at 2 .m.

Testing for anyone 17 years old and up

The health district is now offering free COVID-19 testing for anyone 17 years old and up who wants a test, no pre-screening required. The information for this testing event is below:

  • Monday 2-6 p.m., Rockingham County Fairground: Registration is not required, but anyone can pre-register at