Monthly Archives April 2023

Upcoming and Recent Events

This listing includes events happening on Watchic Lake or in Standish. Many other regional events can found at the Maine Public Calendar of Events site. Some events are WLA sponsored, and others appear for the benefit of Watchic Lake users. 2023 Events 7/29/2023. The Ice Cream Boat returns the afternoon of Sunday July 29. Listen for that lovely jingle! This is a WLA sponsored event. 7/22/2023. Watchic Lake Dam Tour. Visit the dam at the north end of the lake
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Spring is on the way and the dam has been closed

Dam Closed April 5 2023. To address seasonal changes, the dam gate is closed to raise the water level shortly after ice-out, and then opened to lower the water level in early November. 2023 ice out is almost complete. The dam was closed on April 5. The water level will gradually increase by about 18 inches over a two week period following the closing of the gate. Between now and about November, volunteers check the water level at different locations
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