Tuesday, October 7. Maine Board of Pesticide Control Professional Recertification Training . Keely’s, 178 Warren Avenue, Portland. 8:00-12:45. Registration Fee. Presenters: Tick Management - Bob Maurais - Mainely Ticks, Wells, ME; Biology and Management of Ants, Cockroaches and Bed Bugs - Jeff White - Cooper Pest Solutions, Lawrenceville NJ; Proper Application Techniques for Mosquito Control - Mike Morrison - SWAMP Inc., Kittery ME; BPC Regulations Update - Gary Fish - Board of Pesticides Control, Augusta ME. FMI call 207-581-3878.
Sunday, September 21 through Saturday, September 27. Annual Cumberland County Fair , Cumberland, Maine. 9:00 am-9:00 pm. Admission charge. Mainely Ticks will distribute educational information to all who visit our booth.
Sunday, September 14.
4th Annual Lyme-Aid Family Music Festival
. Thompsons Orchard, 276 Gloucester Hill Rd, New Gloucester, ME 04260. 10am
- 6pm. Mainely Ticks will be distributing tick
identification guides and bookmarks to all who attend.
Saturday, September 6. 3rd Annual Mountain Valley Lyme Disease Awareness Conference . Crescent Park School, 19 Crescent Lane, Bethel, Maine. Registration begins at 8:00 am, opening remarks at 8:45. Closing at 4:00 pm. Speakers include LDA president Pat Smith, Beatrice M. Szantyr, MD, internal medicine, pediatrics and adolescent medicine, Bob Bob Giguere from IGeneX Labs, and Bob Maurais, Mainely Ticks. FMI contact Rhonda at 824-3076, or Diane at 357-1926. $5.00 donation appreciated but not required.
Thursday, August 7. Lunch & Learn discussion at Pratt & Whitney, North Berwick, Maine. Lunchtime educational presentation to employees on proper tick identification and removal, pesonal protection strategies, and landscape modifications. Q & A session.
Friday, August 1. Health and Wellness Fair at Pratt & Whitney, North Berrwick, Maine. Distribute educational information to 1300+ employees during all three shifts. Q&A sessions.
Thursday, June 12. Wells Public Library, 1434 Post Road (Route 1), Wells, Maine. 6:30-7:30 pm. Deer Ticks & You. Attend this session to learn about personal protection strategies, 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.
Tuesday, May 13. Maine Motor Transport Association, Augusta, Maine. Manufacturers of Maine Group Trust General Safety Meeting. Powerpoint presentation to Safety Directors, Safety Committee Members and Supervisors.
Sunday, April 27.. 3rd 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.
Saturday, March 8. Portland Yacht Club Fireplace Room. 8:00 am-5:00 pm. Ticked Off...Avoiding and Treating Lyme Disease and Co-infections. Sponsored by True North of Falmouth. Portland Yacht Club Fireplace Room, 40 Old Powerhouse Road, Falmouth, Maine 04105. For event tickets go to the Ture North webiste at www.truenorthhealthcenter.org , or call 781-4488.