Today at Basin Harbor: August 29th
Week 34 | Tuesday, August 29th
Sunrise: 6:13 am
Sunset: 7:34 pm
Local Weather (Subject to Change!)!
We’ll start our morning with some clouds and temperatures in the mid-60s. A cool breeze will sweep in after lunch though, and clear some of those clouds out for a warm afternoon. We’ll reach a high of 74 degrees today, so enjoy a dip in the lake before dinner on the North Dock!
Congratulations to Sunday night’s BINGO winners! Ali from Massachusetts won for regular BINGO; a round of applause to Maddy from Connecticut and John from NJ for winning Postage Stamp; Jack from Vermont won for High Stakes; the big winner for Loser’s Bingo was Maddy again! And our champion, Brooke from Connecticut, got the highest prize in the Black Out round! Thanks to everyone who came out!
Welcome to the POMG Bike Tour group, joining us as they make their way through the Champlain Valley. Thank you for visiting the harbor, and we wish you safe & beautiful rides!
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! 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!
Hit the tennis courts this morning with our tennis pros at the 10:00 AM Adult Tennis Clinic, where you will develop the techniques to master your game. Stick around for the Round Robin at 11:00 AM and put your skills to the test in this scramble tennis tournament!
At 11:00 AM you can swing by the Treehouse Wellness Center 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 something at a more leisurely pace, join the Narrated Cruise on the EScape at 2:30 PM. The trip will take you around our part of Lake Champlain 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!
If you’d like to stay on land, grab your friends and family for a 2:30 PM Pick Up Soccer Match! Build a team on the sign-up sheet in the lobby and come on down to the Red Mill Soccer Field for some friendly competition!
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.
Ann-Marie will be capturing candid images at various events throughout the day and this evening at the Harbor Fair. Please feel free to say hello and let her know if you have any requests!