Lyme Disease Awareness Month Activities

Lyme Disease Awareness Month Poster Contest 2020

The theme for the 11th annual Lyme Disease Awareness Month poster contest is: Tick Tock

Posters should illustrate at least one of the four personal prevention techniques:

  1. Use of EPA approved repellent
  2. Wear protective clothing
  3. Perform daily tick checks
  4. Use caution in tick infested areas

For more information about tick prevention, please visit https://www.maine.gov/dhhs/mecdc/infectious-disease/epi/vector-borne/lyme/tick-prevention-and-property-management.shtml.

Below are the 2019 "Tick Aware and Tick Alert" poster contest winners:

K-1 winner:
Addie Knieser
1st grade
Stratton School
Addie's poster
Grade 2-3 winner
Alaina Kachnovich
3rd grade
Spruce Mountain Elementary
Alaina's poster
Grade 4-5 winner
Natasha McDonald
4th grade
Spruce Mountain Elementary
Natasha's poster
Honorable Mention winner
Patrick Libby
3rd grade
Spruce Mountain Elementary
Patrick's poster

Lyme Poster Gallery