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 207-228-8151.
Sunday, April 28. 2nd Annual Lymebuddies 5K run at Jimmy the Greeks , 150 Philbrook Road (Maine Mall), South Portland, Maine. Mainely Ticks will be distributing tick identification guides and bookmarks to all who attend.
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 here to register or contact 985-1116 FMI.