General Meetings – Coming  in 2021

June 2 (Wednesday) – Bill Krohn talks about Fred Bailey of our town who was famous for his fishing flies and lures

September 1 (Wednesday)- Brian Swartz, author of Maine at War, tells about our local Civil War hero, Calvin Douty

October 6 (Wednesday) – Bill Geller talks about Maine’s 1825 Fire that burned 832,000 acres in Piscataquis and surrounding counties

(Meetings are held at the Commons,  starting at 7:00pm)

Note: the Commons is located in Central Hall, 152 East Main Street

Blacksmith Shop Demonstrations – Coming again in 2021
All demos are held at the Dunham Forge, located next to the Blacksmith Shop Museum, they are held from 10 am to 3 pm




New for 2021 in the Observer Building Museum is a display entitled “Our Towns’ Talents” featuring items made by our local residents over the years.  Also a display by Dennis Allen – “What’s at the Bottom of the River?”  This display changes weekly as new treasures are found.