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Recent News

Sep 20

Click above for the 9/20 Update.
A swimming advisory will remain in effect until the lake has been treated with algaecide and results return below state recommended threshold for swimming and water activities.
LOWA will notify members once the Swimming Advisory has been lifted.

Sep 18

Spotswood Park closed for replacement, estimated completion is December 2019.

Sep 18
The Community Center will be closed Friday 9/20 through Sunday 9/22, for regular maintenance of the floors (stripping and waxing). 

Events & Meetings

Lake of the Woods hosts the events below each year.
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  • Real Estate Open House (May & October)
  • Summer Concert Series (May - August)
  • Independence Day Event (July)
  • Schutzenfest (October)
  • Treats on the Point (October)
  • Annual Holiday Open House (December)
  • Tree Lighting (December)
  • Christkindlemarkt (December)

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