Bowman Lake Association

Community Resources

Big Bowman and Taborton are located in the Town of Sand Lake in Rensselaer County, NY.  The area has many sites and organizations for residents and visitors alike. This page provides links to some of these local resources and organizations. When you click on one you will leave the BLA website. The BLA is not responsible for the content of these links.

Friends of Big Bowman Facebook Group

A public group for sharing information, stories and pictures of life around Big Bowman Pond. To join the group, contact the Admin under “members.”

Community Chats Newsletter

An occasional publication highlighting activities in and around Taborton and Sand Lake.  See a sample Newsletter and subscribe here.  

Local Public and Non-profit Organizations

Town of Sand Lake local government

Founded in 1812, this rural community of 10,000 residents enjoys many lakes, natural beauty, and historical character.

Sand Lake town Library

Established in 1987, the library provides access to education and cultural resources, information, services, and community programs.

Sand Lake Center  for the Arts

SLCA and its award-winning company, Circle Theater Players, are devoted to excellence in theatre and performing and visual arts.

Sand Lake Historical Society

The society educates and promotes preservation and conservation of the history and culture of the Town of Sand Lake and surrounding area.