The West Quoddy Head Light
Keepers Association (WQHLKA) is a Tax Exempt 501(c)(3)
organization and is governed by By Laws and an elected Board of
Trustees, comprising the positions of President, Vice President,
Treasurer, Secretary and five Directors. Elections are held at our
Annual General Meeting each year.
To conduct Association business the Board and local members meet
at 6:00 PM on the 4th Thursday of each month (with the exception of August). Meetings are held
from May through October at the Visitor Center and wherever space
is available in town during winter months. All are welcome!
The Association's planning and implementation is conducted by
volunteer committee members. The Association's standing
committees are: Arts Committee, Exhibits Committee, Grants Committee, Finance Committee and Public Relations, and others are convened as
appropriate. To read about work recently completed, click here:
Local volunteers staff the Center daily from 10 am - 4 pm Memorial day to July 4th, 10 am - 5 pm from July 4th to Labor Day, 10 am - 4 pm from Labor Day to closing October 15th. The Association's
only paid position is that of Visitor Center manager.
The Visitor Center's operation and maintenance depends solely on
donations from the general public and visitors;
memberships; sales of
lighthouse memorabilia at
local gift shops and donations from local
artists, whose work is exhibited in the Visitor Center
Would you like to become a Member?
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