Maine Office of Tourism to hold workshop in Guilford

Posted Nov. 27, 2012, at 3:31 p.m.

Thursday, Dec. 6, 2012 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Location: Covered Bridge Restaurant, 382 Water St., Guilford, Maine

For more information: Janet Sawyer ; 207-564-3638

GUILFORD, Maine — A tourism workshop will be conducted 4-7 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 6, at the Covered Bridge Restaurant, 382 Water St. Margaret Hoffman of the Maine Office of Tourism will lead the workshop. It is sponsored ed by Piscataquis County Economic Development Council, Piscataquis Chamber and Moosehead Chamber through funds from the Maine Woods Coalition.

In the workshop tourist businesses and others will learn how to create and suggest itineraries for different types of customers.  The session will also include a free personalized demonstration of how to use to market to businesses. Participants are urged to bring brochures to share with other attendees.

The cost is $5 at the door, and includes dinner.

Advance registration is required by emailing Janet Sawyer at or calling 207-564-3638.