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Sunday, July 20

Posted on July 21, 2014

Local Weather (Subject to Change!)
A beautiful Vermont summer day with a mix of sun and clouds and temperatures reaching 82 degrees. Look for lots of sunshine in the week ahead  Wind will be from the south at 3 to 8 miles per hour today. The lake temperature is 73 degrees
Guest News
Welcome Back to Anne and Mark Kelley and children of Wellesley MA who have visited Basin Harbor many times. We Welcome Mrs. Jacqueline Zito of New York NY to the Zito Family Reunion, along with the Sean McDermott Family of New York NY, Valerie and Alex Zito of New York NY, and  Anthea and Michael Zito of Ridgewood NJ. We Welcome Back Hallie Holtzmen of Piedmont CA  to the Holtzman Family Reunion, along with  the Peter Holtzman Family, Hannah Holtzman,and the Jill Hoyt Family.  We wish all of you happy days together.  We Welcome all of our guests and hope you will enjoy your days at Basin Harbor and return again soon.

Harbor  News
Take  a cool cruise aboard The Escape. Enjoy the captain’s narrative while viewing Lake Champlain’s varied and unspoiled sights.  Take a kayak trek in a one or two person kayak.  Other boat rentals, small and large, are available. It’s a teriffic day for water skiing!  Dive in the lake for a cooling  dip. Or enjoy the heated Allen Penfield Beach Pool and Pool Bar next to the Town Hall Building.  Private Swim Lessons are available.  Call Colin at pool extension 894 to reserve a time.

Pet News
Your pet will enjoy a cool, off-leash dip at Fanny’s Beach, a private swim spot for dogs at the foot of the bluff at the Main Lodge.  Gently sloping paths lead to this sandy, stick-laden doggy Riviera.

Tennis News
What a week for tennis! The Collas Tennis Academy  is happy to be at Basin Harbor, offering exciting and fun tennis for all to enjoy!  We’re taking reservations for the Clay and Hard Courts.  Check out the times for Clinics and Round Robins.  Join today’s Round Robin, and compete all week long to win an award at Friday’s Tournament.  Stop by the Tennis Shop. Leoncio would love to see you and introduce you to the crew.

Moments Make Memories
Basin Harbor’s Photographer, Ann Marie Vannucci, takes Family Portraits on the Lodge Lawn today. The Concierge will assist you  with arrangements, or just pick up a postcard at the desk for more information.  Sign-ups are necessary.

Fitness News
What better time than your vacation to begin that new you! Scott LaMothe, our experienced trainer will set you on the fitness path that fulfills your needs and meets your goals. Core Training and Interval Training for all abilities are on today’s Treehouse agenda.

The Steakhouse Grille
Partake of the Chef Attended North Dock Marinate & Grill Station with local meats marinated overnight and grilled to order. You’ll find Vermont, farm fresh accompaniments at the Harvest Table and at the Oven Baked & Kids Station.  A cool drink from the Burgee Bar, a dazzling sunset and the:music of the Eric Bessett Quartet complete a memorable evening.