Today at Basin Harbor: August 1st
Week 30 | Tuesday, August 1st
Sunrise: 5:41 am
Sunset: 8:17 pm
Local Weather (Subject to Change!)
This morning we are in for some partially cloudy skies and temperatures hitting the low 70s. The clouds will clear a bit in the afternoon as we heat up to a high of 82 degrees. Clear skies are on the horizon for this evening, so get ready for that Lake Champlain sunset!
Congratulations to Sunday night’s BINGO winners! Jasper won for regular BINGO; a round of applause to Mac and Timmy for winning Picture Frame; Chris won for Postage Stamp; Amelia won for X Marks the Spot; Oscar won for High Stakes and 4 Corners BINGO; the big winner for Loser’s Bingo was Parker! And our champions, Debby and Aliza got the highest prize of $133 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 Introduction to Watercolors Workshop! April will guide you through basic watercolor techniques and get you started on your own Basin Harbor masterpiece!
Join us back at 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!
For some fun on the lake this afternoon, meet April for a 2:30 PM Paddle Board Yoga class! 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.
Join Colton on the Red Mill Soccer Field for a game of Pick-Up Soccer! Sign your team up with the Concierge and get your head in the game starting at 2:00 PM.
Ever wanted to learn the art of a quick pickle? Join us this afternoon at 4:00 PM for a Pickling 101 Workshop! Here you will pack your own jar with a spread of fresh vegetables, custom flavors, and homemade brine! Sign up with the Concierge for this fun workshop, and meet in the Ranger Room.
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.
The Red Mill will be hopping tonight because it’s Basin Harbor Prom! Get dressed in your red carpet finest and get out on the dance floor with a photobooth and DJ from 10:00 PM until the lights go on!