Archived Announcements

Missing beach rake

posted Aug 12, 2020, 5:49 PM by Washington Lake Association   [ updated Oct 25, 2020, 9:09 AM ]

The Association Beach rake has gone missing. It was last seen on August 7th.  If anyone has borrowed it please return it ASAP.  A theft report will be filed with the Washington police if it does not return. 

Thank you,
WLA Board

Found - Blue Pungo Kayak

posted Aug 9, 2020, 1:45 PM by Washington Lake Association   [ updated Oct 25, 2020, 9:09 AM ]

Found:  Blue Pungo  kayak (see picture).

Can be picked up at Craig and Susan's (by the seaplane). 

Another passing

posted Jul 30, 2020, 4:50 AM by Washington Lake Association   [ updated Oct 25, 2020, 9:11 AM ]

Association Members,

The father of Bob Graham and member of the WLA family recently passed away this weekend. Malcolm “Scotty” Graham was a long time member of the WLA having joined with Ethel, his wife, in 1969 when they first built on Island Pond. Please join us in offering our condolences to Bob and his family. 

Obituary: click here

Regatta and Potluck Cancelled.

posted Jul 11, 2020, 7:55 PM by Washington Lake Association   [ updated Oct 25, 2020, 9:16 AM ]

Association Members,

After carefully considering all options the Regatta Organizers have decided to cancel the Regatta and Potluck this year but are looking forward to 2021.

Thank you

Betty Reilly

posted May 13, 2020, 10:55 PM by Washington Lake Association   [ updated Oct 25, 2020, 9:12 AM ]

We are saddened to report that Betty Reilly recently passed away.  Betty and her husband Jim were among the original owners here having bought their lake house when the community was first developed in the 1960’s.  Over the years Betty and Jim were a fixture here at the lake and assisted the association in numerous ways.  Our condolences to their children and grandchildren.

Time for the Orange

posted Apr 15, 2020, 9:57 PM by Washington Lake Association   [ updated Jul 11, 2020, 2:33 PM ]

Now that St. Patrick's Day has come and gone it is time in New Hampshire for the wearin' of the Orange when walking in the woods and fields. 

New Hampshire's Spring turkey hunt will commence with the youth turkey hunt taking place on Saturday, April 25, and Sunday, April 26. The regular turkey hunting season will then commence on May 1 and run through May 31

Please be careful out there.

Important Message from the Town of Washington

posted Mar 23, 2020, 10:49 AM by Washington Lake Association   [ updated Jul 11, 2020, 2:08 PM ]

Please read:

Please Shelter in Place - known case of COVID-19 in Washington 

We are sorry to Inform our community that Washington had it’s first confirmed case of COVID-19 this weekend.

Due to the known exposure within our small community, the Selectmen strongly advise ALL residents to shelter in place and avoid all social gatherings. This does not restrict you from making trips outside of the home to fulfill essential needs such as groceries, prescriptions etc. 

If you need NON emergency help, food or other supplies, please call 495-3661, leave a message and someone will get back to you. For EMERGENCY HELP call 911!

Please know that the selectmen are as anxious as you to get beyond this crisis and back to normal!

Stay safe!

The Selectmen

The Hickory Tussock moth caterpillar appears to be back!

posted Sep 6, 2019, 7:34 PM by Washington Lake Association   [ updated Nov 17, 2019, 7:05 PM ]

This caterpillar has again been spotted in the area. 
The following is a notice issued last year by the Town of Washington Health Officer. 


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What’s this green cotton candy stuff in the lake?

posted Aug 22, 2019, 7:52 PM by Washington Lake Association   [ updated Sep 30, 2019, 7:50 AM ]

WLA Weed Watchers and others have reported seeing strange looking masses floating below water level. 

The NH Lakes organization has released a report about this algae which is attached below.

We encourage you to visit their website and support their efforts in protecting New Hampshire lakes.  

The WLA Weed Watchers are led Bob Graham and he can be reached by sending an e-mail to the Weed Watcher 

2019 Family Fun Day Race Results

posted Aug 22, 2019, 7:36 PM by Washington Lake Association   [ updated Oct 25, 2020, 9:13 AM ]

Thanks to everyone who participated in this year's WLA Family Fun Day events. 

The results from the race are attached below. 

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