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Recent News

Feb 13
Lake of the Woods Board of Directors would like to know your opinion about short-term rental properties. Short-term rentals are described as the rental of a home for less than 30 days. Such a rental might be through a service such as AIRBNB or VRBO for as short as a night or a weekend.
Jan 24

LOWA needs your VOTE! In order to reach the voting goal of 2,600 votes in the Environmental Control Committee Appeal and LOWA Violation Charges Referendum, the LOWA Board of Directors has endorsed a proxy ballot return initiative. The Board approved five (5) $150 credits to be used at our amenities.
Vote ONLINE to participate in all remaining drawings!
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Jan 22

  At the December 10 Special Meeting of the Membership, a motion was made by member J. Spadaro and seconded, to recess and continue the Referendum ballot period to Tuesday, March 3, 2020 at 7:00 p.m. in the Community Center, 110 Sweetbriar Park Road.
Vote: Yea by present and proxy: 1703.  Nay: 3. Motion passed.  

If you have not received an electronic ballot, please contact vote now at at or call 833-200-0602 to find out more information.
You may also have an email, with your voting information,
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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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