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Today at Basin Harbor: August 23rd

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Week 33 | Wednesday, August 23rd
Sunrise: 6:06 am
Sunset: 7:46 pm

Local Weather (Subject to Change!)!
Enjoy a bright and sunny morning here at Basin Harbor! Wake up to temperatures on the cooler side, but as the day goes on it will warm up into a high of 78 degrees. We’ll have clear skies right through dinner, and this evening the temperatures will dip back into the high 60s, perfect for a round of Night Golf!

Guest News
Alan and Martha Fleischer are celebrating their 62nd anniversary today! They have been coming to Basin Harbor since 1965! Congratulations to the happy couple, and here’s to many more years!

Congratulations to all of our fishers who came down to the Family Fishing Tournament on Monday! Delaney scored 9 fish yesterday, Fran caught 4, Grady and Ted reeled in 10, Matt blew us out of the water with 16 fish, George and Kaleb got 3, and Branden caught 6 huge fish!

Resort News
Looking to tighten up your golf game? Join Dave, our Director of Instruction, for his Short Game Golf Clinic every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday morning at 8:00 AM for tips and practice for your putting, chipping, and pitching. You can also sign up the kiddos for his 2:30 PM Junior Clinic and introduce them to the joys of golf!

For a new twist to your workout, try Jamie’s Pi-Yo class at the Treehouse Wellness Center at 9:45 AM! This mix of Pilates- and yoga-inspired moves creates a thorough cardio, strength, and flexibility workout—all at once.

Here’s something for you history buffs: this morning at 10:00 AM, join Bob Beach, Jr. on the Lodge Deck for his History Talk. Listen in and learn, from our fourth generation host, the rich history of Basin Harbor and our slice of the Champlain Valley.

You can also join April on the water this morning for a Paddle Board Yoga session! Test your balance and try out new yoga poses in this hour-long workshop. Sign up with the Concierge and meet her down at the Waterfront at 11:00 AM.

At 2:00 PM, we’ll have a game of Knockerball over at the Red Mill Field! Challenge your friends and family to see who will be the last man standing in a giant bubble, and sign up a team with the Concierge. Even if you don’t get a chance inside a bubble, it’s a hoot watching everyone else knock around too!

For something a little smoother, 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!

Local artist Bethany Farrell will be on property today to guide you through a Paint ‘n’ Sip! For an excellent lesson in acrylic painting with a little fun on the side, sign up for her 3:00 PM and/or 6:30 PM session, and get ready to ramp up the creativity and cocktails!

We have a special musical guest at Ardelia’s tonight: Matteo Palmer will be serenading our diners with some acoustic guitar, from 6:30 – 9:00 PM. Make your reservations for a delicious dinner and delightful entertainment!

After dinner tonight, join us for an outdoor showing of Zootopia for Dive-In Movie Night at 8:30 PM! Watch from the heated pool or a lounge chair on the lawn, and be ready to laugh along!

Or the whole family can play Night Golf: three holes under the stars, with a little help from glow-in-the-dark balls and a lit-up fairway. Sign up at the Pro Shop and get ready to tee off at 9:00 PM!