As of 5/19/2020 the boards are installed at the dam. The gates are closed and the lake is expected to rise approximately 2" per day. There is no power being gnerated at this time. One of the turbines is in need of repair. Now that the gates are closed, it can be worked on.
Due to Covid-19 and Mayo's policy regarding the meeting room, the 2020 Annual Member Meeting has been cancelled. The Board meeting will be conducted with Zoom.
The 2020 Annual Meeting will be held at the Mayo Regional Hospital on Saturday, July 11 at 9:30 a.m. in the Piscataquis Room. Our speaker will be Brooke MacDonald of the Maine Lakes Society.
The meeting will be preceded by the Board meeting at 8 a.m.
To get to the Piscataquis Room, park at the back of the hospital in the lot on Dwelley Street and enter through the door at the back of the building. The Piscataquis Room is on your left.
We look forward to seeing you there!
The Center Theatre has announced that the 2020 Maine Whoopie Pie Festival has been postponed until October 3, 2020.
In response to the State of Maine's plan to restart the Economy and our own desire to ensure the safety of all the participants of the Maine Whoopie Pie Festival, we will be postponing the 2020 Maine Whoopie Pie Festival until Saturday, October 3rd. The Center Theatre and Piscataquis Chamber of Commerce will be contacting bakers, vendors, and festival contractors to coordinate around the new new date.
We plan to have new activities and contests centered around the new date. . . Pumpkin Whoopie Pie bake-off anyone?
From everyone here at the Whoopie Pie Festival, to everyone out there dealing with the COVID 19 pandemic, please stay safe and enjoy a whoopie pie. We'll see you in the October.