CLINTON, MD. (WJZ) — Another mask giveaway event is happening this week, this time at the D. Leonard Dyer Health Center in Clinton.
The event, happening on Tuesday, starts at 10 a.m. and will continue while supplies last- all part of the Maryland Department of Health’s #MaskOnMaryland campaign.READ MORE: Anne Arundel County Executive Says He's Willing To Comprise As State Highway Officials Continue To Push For Third Span On Bay Bridge
“While we are enjoying the summer, we must remember to be safe and protect others by wearing a mask,” said MDH Secretary Robert R. Neall. “Continue to practice social distancing and avoid large gatherings to help drive down the state’s COVID-19 numbers.”
Marylanders do not have to exhibit symptoms, suspect they’ve been exposed to the coronavirus or have a doctor’s order to get tested at the health center.READ MORE: Researchers From University Of Maryland's School Of Public Health Find COVID-19 Variants Are More Becoming Airborne
Testing is available at the site Monday through Thursday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
“We encourage everyone in our community to wear a mask, and we are looking forward to the opportunity to help make that happen through this event,” said Bob Ross, President of the Prince George’s County NAACP.MORE NEWS: Montgomery County Announces Fourth Annual Active Aging Week