Sunday, September 22 through Saturday, September 28. Annual Cumberland County Fair, Cumberland, Maine. 9:00
am-9:00 pm. Admission charge. Mainely Ticks will distribute educational
information to all who visit.
Tuesday, May 14. University of Southern Maine Employee Wellness Program.
This year's fair will be held at the Costello Fitness Center field house on
the Gorham Campus of the University of Southern Maine. Hours are 11:00 am
to 2:00 pm. For more details about the fair, contact Suzanne Roy at
Thursday, March 13, 2013. Windham Middle School Library, Windham, Maine.
6:00-8:00 pm. Deer Ticks & You. Attend this session
to learn about landscape modifications, the life cycle of the deer tick,
tick-borne diseases and precautions you can take to decrease your
encounters with the endemic deer ticks. Q & A session will follow the
presentation. Free. Pre registration is required by calling 892-1819.
Wednesday, March 6, 2013. Kennebunk High School, Kennebunk, Maine.
6:30-8:30 pm. Your Health and your backyard. Join Bob and
Barb Maurais for a discussion of ways to better protect yourself and family
members against Lyme disease and other tick-borne illnesses. Topics will
include: Tick identification; proper tick removal techniques; personal
protection strategies; and landscape modifications. Free education
materials will be available for all attendees. Click
to register or contact 985-1116 FMI.