UU Volunteers at Lead Poisoning Prevention Event, April 9

UUMC volunteers helped create and host an April 9 presentation by Manchester Public Health on the presence and dangers of lead paint in the city’s housing. The event, held at the Beech Street School, was co-sponsored by the UUMC Social Responsibility Committee and Granite State Organizing Project (GSOP).

UU volunteers at the event were Liz Alcauskas, Marge Goudreault, Penny Hussey, Parker Prescott, Jackie Spenard, and a friend of the UU Church, Sheila Grace.

A second event will be held Tuesday, May 7, 5:30-7 pm, at the Parkside Middle School.

Photo: Phil Alexakos, Deputy Director of the Manchester Public Health Department, delivering the public presentation at Beech Street School.