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Sunday, June 29

Posted on June 30, 2014

Local Weather (Subject to Change!)
A perfect Vermont summer day with plenty of sunshine. A high of 88 degrees, a puffy cloud or two and a fresh breeze complete the picture.

Guest News
A Warm Welcome Back to Kathy (Gidget) and Marvin Zuckerman of Pacific Palisades CA, guests of many stays.  We’re happy to see long-time guests Allison and Richard Beitler of Scarsdale NY, and also Patty and Ray O’Rourke of Garrison NY.  We also Welcome Back Lee Ann Rhodes and her family of Fulton MD, visiting us many times. We Welcome Back Maureen and Dale Pollart Of Darien CT and Dan Pollart of Alameda CA who will be joining the Pollart Reunion. Welcome Back toKaren and Rick Fisher of Bergen NY and also to Gordon O’Brien of Bedford NH. We Welcome All of Our Guests and hope to see you again soon.

Resort News
It’s a great day for a cool cruise aboard The Escape. Enjoy the captain’s narrative while enjoying Lake Champlain’s varied and unspoiled views.  Enjoy the many things the waterfront has to offer. Kayaks,
stand-up paddle boards and other boat rentals, small and large, are available.  Dive in the lake for a cooling 66 degree dip.  Or enjoy the heated Allen Penfield Beach Pool next to the Town Hall Building.

Swim News from Colin
Hi Basin Harbor Folks! On a day like today I’m sure we all find ourselves with the desire to cool off.  This is where I’m here to help.  I’m Colin Nealon, a sophomore at the University of Vermont and I’ll be offering Swim Lessons for all ages and abilities at the Allen Penfield Beach Pool.  I’ve raced competitively for many years and have taught swimming for three. If you’re learning to float or want a perfect stroke feel more than welcome to contact me at the Pool (Ext. 894) to arrange a lesson.

Tennis News
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
There is no better time than your vacation to have a Family Portrait!  Ann Marie Vannucci, the Basin Harbor photographer, will be available throughout the week for Private Portrait Sessions.  Inquire about the Lodge Lawn Family Portrait Specials. Please see the Concierge or pick up a postcard at the Concierge Desk for more information.  Sign-ups are necessary.

Pet News
Keeler, of New York NY,  is a Papion with a wagging tail and a bright persona.  Keeler has spent all 14 of his summer vacations at Basin Harbor along with his family: Lisa and Richard Macris.and their children, Richard, Jr., Elizabeth and Christopher.  Lisa and Richard were  married here in 1985.  Keeler is blind now and a little hard of hearing but he still enjoys the lake, his guest pals, and all the remembered scents that make up Basin Harbor’s doggy ambiance.   We wish Keeler many more Basin Harbor vacations.