Notes regarding timeDiscussion starts at 5:30 pm, movie to follow
The Public Health Museum will be hosting a viewing of the movie Balto, which is based on the story of sled dogs who raced the serum to stop a deadly diphtheria outbreak in Alaska along what is now the Iditarod trail. Balto is an animated film rated G, so it’s suitable for the entire family. A brief discussion on diphtheria will be held before the screening by Dr. Alfred DeMaria, Medical and Laboratory Consultant at the Massachusetts Department of Public Health. Popcorn and refreshments provided!
Reserve your tickets online here: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/904084DADAF28A3FA7-45258105-public#/