Back to All Events

Tick Talk

  • Winchester Public Library Winchester, MA (map)

The number of people infected by tick-borne diseases has nearly tripled from 2004 to 2017 in the United States( In Massachusetts in 2017 alone over 8000 people tested positive for Lyme disease.But most cases are not reported and it is estimated that 87,000 people a year in MA are getting Lyme disease (

Winchester is not immune from ticks and the diseases they carry. The trails, fields, leaf litter and woods surrounding the properties here are ideal habitats for ticks.

Earlier Event: April 2
V-O on Stage: K-2nd Grade
Later Event: April 8
MCAS: 3rd grade ELA session 1