Fight the Bite

The District of Columbia Department of Health is sponsoring free community events to educate the public about the Zika virus and supply them with kits to help, including repellent, mosquito dunks and condoms. For more information contact DOH Animal Services Program at 202-442-5833 or e-mail mosquito.info@dc.gov. The events are scheduled on May 14 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in all eight wards of the city. Zika education and prevention events will be held at:

  • Ward 1    Banneker Recreation Center 2500 Georgia Ave NW  20001
  • Ward 2    Jellef Recreation Center 3265 S St NW  20007
  • Ward 3    Chevy Chase Community Center 5601 Connecticut Ave NW  20015
  • Ward 4    Emery Recreation Center 5801 Georgia NW 20011
  • Ward 5    Brentwood Recreation Center 2311 14th St NE  20018
  • Ward 6    Kennedy Recreation Center 1401 7th St NW  20001
  • Ward 7    Deanwood Recreation Center 1350 49th St NE  20019

Ward 8    Bald Eagle Recreation Center 100 Joliet St SW  20032