Mosquito and tick forum

The town is inviting residents to an educational forum on preventing tick and mosquito-borne diseases. The event, free and open to all, will be held Wednesday from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Hanson Middle School, 111 Liberty St. The Board of Health is presenting the forum on collaboration with the American Mosquito Control Association, the state Department of Public Health, and VBD Corp.