Washing Hands

Everyone can prevent the spread of germs!

Proper handwashing is an easy and effective way to prevent the spread of germs and diseases.

Proper Handwashing: Do you know the six important handwashing steps?

Children's Activities—teach children about handwashing.

Operation Suds are classroom based activities to teach children about handwashing. Materials available for check out designed for grades K-5. In 45 minutes, students will learn what germs are, where germs hide and when and how to wash hands. Activities consist of:

  • A brief discussion about the importance of handwashing.
  • A short animated video.
  • A special black light activity to test handwashing.

To reserve Operation Suds materials please call (253) 798-6460.

Super Scrub and Bubbles—the grime-fighting characters teach the importance of handwashing.

Handwashing Trailer

We have two handwashing trailers for public events, free of charge. There is a fee for private events.


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