Today at Basin Harbor: August 15th
Week 32 | Tuesday, August 15th
Sunrise: 5:57 am
Sunset: 7:58 pm
Local Weather (Subject to Change!)!
We are in for a sunny morning here at Basin Harbor, with a few clouds scattered throughout the day. Temperatures will reach a high of 81 degrees so be sure to cool off down at the Waterfront. As dinner rolls in expect the temperature to drop into the 70s, and scattered thunderstorms may hit the harbor!
A very Happy Birthday to Rachel Colemin! This is the 25th year Breidstick has celebrated her birthday at Basin Harbor!
Congratulations to Sunday night’s BINGO winners! Shiela from Massachusetts won for regular BINGO; a round of applause to Shay from Virginia and Dylan from Vermont for winning Picture Frame; Dan from Vermont won for Postage Stamp; Carol from New Jersey won for X Marks the Spot; John from Chicago, Susan from New York, and Grace from Connecticut won for High Stakes; Staci from New York took the victory for 4 Corners BINGO; the big winner for Loser’s Bingo was Jonathan from Connecticut! And our champion, Andrew from New York, got the highest prize of $400 in the Black Out round! Thanks to everyone who came out!
If you’re an early bird, join us at the Treehouse Wellness Center’s Boot Camp! Starting at 7:00 AM, you can jog or bike to a variety of workout stations as the Basin Harbor campus is made into your gym for the morning! At 8:00 AM, start the day with April and Colton on their Button Point Jog! We also have a 9:45 AM Core Barre class with Nancy, the perfect total body workout that sculpts long, lean muscles.
Calling all gardeners and nature lovers! This morning at 10:00 AM we will be hosting a Garden Tour through our beautiful campus! The Basin Harbor gardeners will introduce you to the variety of flowering plants and the theme for this year’s gardens. Please meet on the Lodge Deck and be ready to walk!
Get crafty this morning at 10:30 AM, with April’s Watercolor Workshop! Using a variety of beginner techniques, you’ll be able to create your very own Basin Harbor masterpiece in this creative and relaxing workshop.
Or, you can swing by the Treehouse Wellness Center at 11:00 AM to get F.I.T! This fun combination of cardiovascular exercise and strength training will get your heart rate up and give you the perfect Basin Harbor calorie burn!
Grab your friends and family for a 2:00 PM Pick Up Soccer Match! Build a team on the sign-up sheet and come on down to the Red Mill Soccer Field for some friendly competition!
For an excursion on the lake this afternoon, meet April for 2:30 PM Paddle Board Yoga! Put your balance to the ultimate test in this 45-minute session. We recommend paddle boarders with experience but all levels of yogis are welcome.
If you prefer to stay dry, join the Narrated Cruise on the EScape at 2:30 PM. The trip will take you around our part of the lake and Captain Marty will share tidbits about the natural landscape, the rich historical context of our lovely slice of Vermont, and even bring you across to see the magnificent Palisades!
Ever wanted to learn the art of a quick pickle? Then sign up for our 4:00 PM Pickling 101 Workshop! Meet at the Ranger Room and be ready to pack your own jar with a spread of fresh vegetables, custom flavors, and homemade brine!
Tonight we have the Harbor Fair: dinner at the North Dock brings lawn games, a bouncy house, and balloon animals for the kids, plus a delicious lakeside buffet for all to enjoy! Please make your dining reservations with the Concierge.
Have you signed up for Trivia Night yet? Add your name to the list (see the Concierge) to snag a spot in the competition, and come prepared to test your pop-culture knowledge! The games start at 9:00 PM in Town Hall.
For some late-night fun, swing by the Red Mill at 10:00 PM for Zombie Prom! Dress up as the glamorous undead and hit the dance floor with Green Mountain Beats. We’ll also have a photobooth to capture your best looks!