Thursday, October 16 6:30pm to 8:30pm Under Our Skin , an award winning Lyme disease documentary that chronicles patient care, physician stories and treatment controversies.Poland Town Hall, Rt 26, Poland, ME. FREE!
Saturday, October 11 9am to 1pm Poland Community Fair.Poland Regional High School, Rt 26, Poland, ME. FREE! Stop by and receive a free tick identification-tick removal educational guide developed by Bob & Barb Maurais of Mainely Ticks.
Friday, Saturday, Sunday October 3, 4 &5. Maine Snowmobile Show Augusta Civic Center, Exit 112 off I-95. Admission Adults $6 Children under 12 free. Pick up a free tick identification card, visit with Barb of Mainely Ticks and learn how to reduce your risk of encountering deer ticks any time the temperature is above freezing.
Saturday, May 24 10 am & 2pm Roosevelt Trail Landscape & Garden Center 310 Roosevelt Trail Windham, ME [directions] FREE! Join Bob & Barb Maurais of Mainely Ticks at the Roosevelt Trail Garden Center’s Annual Open House and learn about personal protection strategies, landscape modifications, deer tick life cycle, tick removal techniques and reduce your risk of contracting Lyme and associated diseases. Free tick identification-tick removal card & Tick Educational Guide.
Tuesday, May 13 6:30pm Camden Public Library 55 Main Street, Camden, Maine. FREE! . Dr. Beatrice Szantyr of Lincoln, Maine will present a slide show and discussion of Lyme disease in Maine at the Camden Public Library on Tuesday, May 13, at 6:30 pm. She will focus on awareness, tick identification-tick removal, risk factors, prevention and symptomology of the disease. Dr. Szantyr is a board certified internist and pediatrician who has spent several years researching & educating about Lyme disease in New England. She is a graduate of UCONN School of Medicine and St. Louis University Hospitals. FMI Contact: Ken Gross, Program Director, Camden Public Library 207 236 3440
Saturday, April 26 7pm Tribeca Film Festival New York City, NY AMC Village VII Theater 2 World Premier Under Our Skin, a Feature Documentary of the Tribeca Festival.
March 5 -9 Portland Flower Show Come visit us at the Flower Show and pick up a free tick identification-tick removal guide and other educational materials that will help you to reduce your risk of tick exposure.
March 28-30 Maine Home & Garden Show USM Gorham campus
Your Health and Your Backyard Adult Ed/Community presentations:
YOUR HEALTH AND YOUR BACKYARD... Strategies to safeguard your family from tick and mosquito borne diseases. Join Ed, Bob and Barb Maurais of Mainely Ticks and Ted St. Amand of Atlantic Pest Solutions for one of these informational presentations followed by a question and answer session devoted to educating you on: The life cycle and habitat of deer ticks and mosquitoes; Tick identification and appropriate tick removal techniques; Mosquito and Tick-borne diseases; Integrated Pest Management Recommendations, such as personal protection strategies and more. Ed and Bob Maurais are co-owners of Mainely Ticks serving York and Cumberland Counties, and licensed Commercial Master Applicators in the State of Maine. Barb Maurais is an educator and maintains the company website www.mainelyticks.com. Ted St. Amand is the owner of Atlantic Pest Solutions and is a Commercial Master Applicator in both Maine and New Hampshire. He is a registered IPM Practitioner and is a current board member on the Maine IPM Council bringing thirty years of pest management experience to the table.
March 13 6:30-8:30pm York High School
March 19 6:30-8:30pm Kennebunk High School
March 25 6:30-8:30pm Yarmouth High School Performing Arts Center
March 27 6:30-8:30pm Falmouth Town Hall
April 1 6:30-8:30pm Windham High School