The Southern Piscataquis County Chamber of Commerce announced today, Monday, March 17, 2003, that the Piscataquis Fund of the Maine Community Foundation has agreed to sponsor the Southern Piscataquis County Tourism Conference which will held as part of the Chamber Expo on April 4 & 5,2003 at PCHS in Guilford.
The goal of the conference will be to bring together local tourism providers and other interested parties to begin a dialogue on how to develop and market tourism in Southern Piscataquis County explained Chamber Executive Director Dennis Lyford.
We have an exciting agenda said Lyford beginning with the Maine Office of Tourism power point presentation by Donna Fichtner of the Bangor CVB on Friday night April 4th. at 7pm.
On Saturday the conference kick off at 10AM with "Community Based Approaches to Cultural Heritage and Natural Based Tourism" by Roger Merchant of the Piscataquis County Office of the U of Maine CO-OP Extension:
The Chamber welcome the support of the Piscataquis Fund of the Maine Community Foundation in helping with this important conference said Lyford.
If you would like more information about the tourism conference contact the chamber at 564-7533.
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