About the Lake Raponda Association

2021 is the 100th anniversary of the Lake Raponda Association!


Questions? Send an email to contact@raponda.org.


The association's bylaws state that property owners on these roads near Lake Raponda may become members:
  • Lake Raponda Road between Old Stage Road and Ballou Hill Road
  • West Lake Road
  • Gates Road
  • Red House Lane
  • Stearns Avenue
To join, send an email to contact@raponda.org with the following information.
Lake Raponda address
Lake Raponda phone
Other address
Other phone
Email address

Annual dues are $40 per family before July 1 or $50 thereafter.  Mail your check payable to Lake Raponda Association to:

LRA Treasurer, P.O. Box 1217, Wilmington, VT 05363


Our 2021 stated meeting was held July 11 at 10:00 am at the home of Annette and Marc Lieber, 9 Island Road.

Our 2021 annual meeting will be August 14 at 3:00 pm at the home of Bob and Carol Bois, 23 Stearns Ave.

Meeting Minutes

Draft minutes of the July 11, 2021 stated meeting

Approved minutes of the August 8,2020 annual meeting

Financial Statements

July 31, 2020 treasurer's report


As amended August, 2011

How to purchase

    Lake Raponda

About the Lake
About the Watershed
About the Association
Lake Raponda plants and wildlife
Lake Raponda Little Free Library
Gardens and Landscapes
Walks and hikes near the lake
Geocaches near the lake
Maintaining your septic system
The First Lake Raponda Hotel
The Second Lake Raponda Hotel
Vermont Lake Wise
Federation of Vermont Lakes and Ponds
House numbers

    Local Resources

Town of Wilmington
Wilmington Historical Society
Wilmington, 1900
Wilmington area charities
Wilmington Works
Recycling and Composting
Vermont Center for Ecostudies
Windham conservation events newsletter

    Local Activities

Chamber of Commerce Events
Memorial Hall Events
Wilmington Library Events
MHCA Movies in West Dover
Front Porch Forum
Brattleboro Time Trade


Dover Library Events Calendar
ibrattleboro Calendar
Deerfield Valley News Calendar
Brattleboro Commons Calendar
Vermont Humanities Council Calendar
Vermont Historic Sites Calendar

    Nearby Annual Events

June: Vermont Lakes Seminar
June: Strolling of the Heifers
July-Aug: Marlboro Music Festival
July-Sept: Informational Roundtables
Aug: Grace Cottage Fair
Aug: Deerfield Valley Farmers' Day Fair
Aug: Bondville Fair
Sept: Vermont Life Wine and Harvest Festival
Sept: Peru Fair
Sept: Guilford Fair
Sept: Marlboro Fair
Oct: Newfane Heritage Festival


Will Melton

Vice President:
Bob Bois

Mike Widness

Eliza Childs

Committee Chairmen:

Road and Property:
Ben Schlatka

Fish and Wildlife:
Randy Knaggs

Social and Welfare:
Beth Brody

Water and Boating:
John Meyer


All the above

Nominating Committee:

Craig Llewelyn
Carol Bois