Ticks may carry the potential to transmit many harmful diseases and in Plymouth County, the rate of Lyme disease infection is 13x higher than the national average and rapidly climbing.

Blake Dinius, Plymouth County Entomologist-Educator, will review the basic biology of ticks and dispel many commonly held myths. Most importantly, he will cover proven protection measures.

This program is free and is sponsored by the Kingston Public Library in cooperation with the Recreation Department and the Health Department. For more information or to register, visit the library’s online calendar at kingstonpubliclibrary.org or call the library at (781) 585-0517.