Learn about deer ticks, Lyme disease, and why it is important to develop a tick bite prevention plan.
Occurrences of Lyme disease and related tick-transmitted illnesses have reached near-epidemic proportions in some areas of New England. Dr. Thomas Mather from The University of Rhode Island TickEncounter Resource Center will explain tick-transmitted illnesses and how to minimize your exposure.
More Ticks in More Places
Monday, September 19, 6:30-8:00pm
Location: HunnewellBuilding, Arnold Arboretum,
125 Arborway, Jamaica Plain, MA
Fee $15 (Free for Arnold Arboretum members)
Register http://my.arboretum.harvard.edu or call 617-384-5277.