Youngsters learn good hand-washing skills

9:19 am | October 5, 2012

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Photos by Brandon Hick
Tim Bailey helps Alicia Thompson check her hands under the black light.

One little sneeze starts the spread of a thousand germs.

To help combat these germs, young readers at the Elizabethton/Carter County Public Library learned about proper hand-washing techniques to help stop the spread of germs this cold and flu season.

Tim Bailey and April Peters from the Carter County Health Department visited the library’s Tuesday morning Storytime to talk about the importance of good hand-washing skills and to share some facts on how germs are spread.

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