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Today at Basin Harbor: August 11th

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Week 31 | Friday, August 11th  
Sunrise: 5:52 am
Sunset: 8:03 pm

Local Weather (Subject to Change!)!
This morning we’re in for partly cloudy skies, and they’ll stick around for most of the day. The temperatures will rise into the low-80s this afternoon, so stay cool at the lake, pool, or bar! Then we’ll expect scattered thunderstorms around dinnertime.

Guest News
Welcome to the Sojourn Bicycle Group, joining us for their Vermont Tour! We hope you enjoy your time at the lake and taking in the beauty of Vermont along the rolling hills!

Resort News
A great way to start the day is by getting active! Join Nancy at 9:45 AM at the Treehouse Wellness Center for a morning Gentle Yoga session. Open to all ages and experience levels, Nancy will help you greet the day as she guides you through a series of gentle stretches and breath work. We also have the Short Game Golf Clinic at 8:00 AM for you early birdies! Not a golfer? Catch our tennis pros teaching you all the essential techniques at their 10:00 AM Adult Tennis Clinic. Then you can put those skills to work at the 11:00 AM Tennis Round Robin!

If you’re looking to explore a bit more, join Colton for a 10:00 AM Adirondack Hike! You’ll boat across the lake to the largest state park in the US, and Colton will take you on a moderate hike with beautiful views and interesting fauna sightings. Sign up with the Concierge and make sure you bring water!

Speaking of water, we have Megan Weaver of 200Lemons on property to teach us the magic of watercolor painting! Sign up for her 10:30 AM or 4:00 PM Watercolor Workshop (or both!) with the Concierge, and meet her in the Club Room. She’ll walk you through technique exercises in preparation and provide tips on developing a unique painting style, then get you started on your own vacation masterpiece!

After lunch get some more swings in on the courts or the greens! There’s the 1:00 PM Full Swing Golf Clinic, the 1:30 PM Tiny Tots Tennis Clinic (for those aged 5 and under), or the 2:30 PM Junior Tennis Clinic! Also be sure to catch the tennis pros in an Exhibition Match at the clay courts at 4:00 PM!

We rescheduled Jen’s Jewelry Design Workshop for this afternoon, so sign up with the Concierge and swing on by the Club Room at 2:00 PM to do some beading! Jen will guide you through basic techniques for designing your own jewelry, and you’ll be able to create a statement piece to show off at Ardelia’s tonight! Sign up with the Concierge to reserve your spot.

Get out on the water this afternoon with Colton! Join him for a 2:30 PM guided Paddle Board session across the lake or up and down the Vermont shore. Every trek is different, based on the weather, so be prepared for mild to intermediate paddling. Sign up with the Concierge to reserve your board!

At Ardelia’s tonight we’ll have The Hallmark Trio providing live music for an evening of dinner & dancing! Take a spin around the dance floor between delicious courses. Then at 9:00 PM come on down to the Sunshine Lawn for a sweet treat: our Welcome Campfire and s’mores!

We’ll keep the party going at the Red Mill tonight, with live music from The Tenderbellies! The bluegrass & sweet harmonies start at 10:00 PM!

Our resident photographer, Ann-Marie Vannucci, is holding a Photography Ordering Session in the Club Room from 12:30 – 2:30 PM today.  Whether you are ordering from candids, our family portraiture specials or a private session, stop by and meet with Ann-Marie to view samples, ask questions and place your orders. And, this week’s candids are 25% off today!