Westport Community Association

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“While the spirit of neighborliness was important on the frontier because neighbors were so few, it is even more important now because our neighbors are so many.”
-- Lady Bird Johnson


The Westport Community Association (WCA) is a 503 (c)(3) non-profit organization that relies on yearly membership dues, donations and sponsors to help maintain the historic Westport Community Church, hold annual community events, and provide funds for our educational awards.

Formed in 1955, the WCA plays an active role in helping to bring the Westport Island community and surrounding neighbors together for many interesting events each year. Our events are open to everyone—a great chance to meet new folks and reconnect with others! Please take a look at our website for the current year’s event listings and plan to join us every month! From game night to concerts, wine tastings to holiday celebrations, the community of Westport Island always has something to look forward to attending throughout the year.

Join us

Please join our vibrant group! We welcome you to become a member of the WCA and to join our Board of Directors. The Board meets once a month and Board members are the lucky folks who get to plan the upcoming monthly events each year. We are also proud owners of the historic Westport Community Church located in the center of the island near the old Town Hall and take great care in its preservation.

Learn more about the WCA! Whether you are new to the island or have a rich family history on Westport, we encourage you to become a member of the WCA and join us on the board. Please contact one of our members or join us at a meeting (the first Wednesday of each month at 6:30 pm at the Town Office) if you would like more information.

2020 Events

* Please note the asterisked events has been cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The Meet & Greet may be re-scheduled; stay tuned.

Date                      Time                                      Event                                                                   Location

*April 4                8-10 am                  Blueberry Pancake Breakfast                             Old Town Hall,1217 Main Rd

*May 16               9-11 am                  Garden Plan Swap and Sale                               Old Town Hall,1217 Main Rd

*June 13              3-5 pm                    Meet & Greet                                                       Old Town Hall,1217 Main Rd

July 11                 3-7 pm                    Summer Fundraiser for the Fire Department      Old Town Hall, 1217 Main Rd

September 12                                     To be Announced                                                Church, 1211 Main Rd

October 24           6:30–8:30 pm         Halloween Party & Dance                                   Old Town Hall,1217 Main Rd

December 6         4-6 pm                    Island Christmas/Holiday Program                     Church,1211 Main Rd


Name Position Term Expires Phone
.(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) Co-President 2020 (207) 882-9342
.(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) Co-President 2021 (201) 213-0392
James Hatch Secretary 2020  
.(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) Treasurer 2022 (207) 687-8319
Dick Barker Board Member 2020  
Rose Bodmer Board Member 2022  
Carol Covill Board Member 2021  
Barbara Cray Board Member 2022  
Sarah Griffiths Board Member 2022  
Teg Griffiths Board Member 2022  
Lisa Gross Board Member 2020  
Christina Hopkins Board Member 2021  
Joe Huggins Board Member 2021  
Jeannie Laub Board Member 2021  
Kim Lynch Board Member 2020  
John McBee Board Member 2022