Maryland: Lead Poisoning Prevention Week Events

Monday, October 24, 2016

Maryland LPPW Kick-off Press Conference:

A press conference to highlight importance of lead poisoning prevention as well as preview events throughout LPPW 2016. 

Liberty Elementary School, 3901 Maine Ave, Baltimore, MD 21207

1:00 pm - 2:30 pm


Tuesday, October 25, 2016

Tenant’s Rights/Property Owner Training

Event to provide information to tenants on their rights, as well as to inform property owners of their rights and responsibilities in Maryland.

Men and Families Center, 2222 Jefferson St, Baltimore, MD 21205

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm


Wednesday, October 26, 2016

 “Day At The Market” East Baltimore Community Outreach Initiative

Free Community event highlighting local health agencies providing free resources and information. 

Northeast Market, 2101 East Monument Street, Baltimore, Maryland 21205

10:00 am - 2:00 pm


Contractor Training

Event to provide information to contractors about best practices for lead work in Maryland.

Men and Families Center, 2222 Jefferson St, Baltimore, MD 21205

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm


Contractor Training Webinar (Delivered in Spanish)

Webinar to provide information to contractors about best practices for lead work in Maryland (delivered in Spanish).

Green & Healthy Homes Initiative, 2714 Hudson St., Baltimore, MD 21224

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm


Thursday, October 27, 2016

Contractor Trainings

Restore Dundalk: Monthly contractor trainings, delivered in person to contractors at Restore Dundalk location

Restore Dundalk (505 Kane St., Baltimore, MD 21224)

9:00 am - 12:00 pm


Parent Forum

Lead 101 Training: Presentation to parents at George Washington Elementary on the dangers of lead, and how to keep their families safe.

800 Scott St., Baltimore, MD 21230

4:30 pm - 5:30 pm


Friday, October 28, 2016

Derek the Dinosaur Headstart Visit

Derek and a teacher friend to visit six headstart classrooms for 15 minutes each through the Y of Central MD.

2030 Elgin Ave., Baltimore, MD 21217\

9:00 am - 11:15 am



Baltimore Children’s Health Fair
w/ GHHI, EPA, Baltimore City, and Morgan State University

The whole community is invited to the Baltimore Children's Health Fair! Lots of fun games, music and activities for kids, and helpful information to protect your children's health. Bring the kids in costume for a 12 noon costume parade led by GHHI's mascot, Derek the Dinosaur! Healthy trick or treating too! 

Morgan State University Quad - at the Student Center
1700 E. Cold Spring Lane, Baltimore, MD 21251
(park on Hillen Road)

10:00am - 2:00pm


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