Old Home Week Parade
check the website: www.wilmingtonohw2020.org
for additional information on town activities and ordering Old
Home Week swag.
main Lake Raponda Association activity is the parade. We need
people to help organize, decorate the truck, and march in the
parade! There will be a sign up sheet at the July 11th meeting,
or contact Beth Brody (Bebo681@aol.com)
or Marti Watson (464-5287) for more info.
- Saturday August 7th aprox. 10AM to gather.
Parade starts at 11.
Raponda will be joyously represented at the OHW parade. We have a
classic truck, courtesy of Marti and Gordon Watson, and are
working on the decorations for the float right now. The basic idea
will be loon themed and fishing. All are welcome to join in
have a loon stick-puppet craft for the kids the day before to
carry in the parade, and Lake Raponda T-shirts are available for
all to order. Information on both to follow, as well as more
information on the timing and the parade itself.
older children/teens to hold the Lake Raponda Banner as we walk,
and there will be children (plus an adult) in the truck throwing
out candy. Please let Beth or Marti know if you and your children
are able and willing!
workshop – Friday August 6th Drop in 10 AM –
Noon, The Brody’s house, 392 Lake Raponda Road
supplies will be right here to make a loon or fish stick puppets
to carry in the parade. This is a craft suitable for ages 3 (with
a parent’s help) and up. An adult must accompany the children.
menu > clothing and accessories > t shirts > create your
looking at Men’s Basics, Woman’s’ Basic or American Apparel Jersey
(check the sizing, the site says they run very small), Kids
basics, and there are toddler and baby shirts to choose from as
well. Make sure you click the “create your own” button right above
the t shirt listing. You will then be asked to select size and
select from the colors in Classic Printing: Lime, Light
Aqua, Light Blue, Baby Blue, Horizon Blue, or White. We are
choosing lake/water colors.
do not have to order a t-shirt to participate in the parade! But
please keep to the blue/green/white shirt colors, whatever you
will need to download the LRA logo to your computer, then upload
to the select image. One you have done that, you can order
multiple t-shirts without having to download the image each time.
It will be saved on the site. They usually have sales going on,
but just check the shipping to make sure you can get them in time.
The earlier you can order the better. This sounds complicated,
right? It’s not. Really easy. Just follow the steps and do reach
out to Beth if you’re having a problem.
are two different logos: "Looney about Raponda" and "Lake
Raponda HomeOwners Association: 100 Years" The logo is the same
for all. Two are in pdf. for downloads. One is a jpg. file. Use
whichever you are more comfortable with. You can also use these
logos for other things. Whatever you want. They are ours to