Thursday, August 28

Posted on August 28, 2014

Sunrise 6:11am Sunset 7:37pm
Local Weather (Subject to Change!)
We should see mostly sunny skies again with high temperatures in the mi-high 70’s!

Guest News
We’ve got the rest of the Moore clan joining us today! Welcome to Richard & Julia Burke & family from Rye, NH; Thomas & Augusta Moore & family from Bronxville, NY; Frank Joseph Russell from Wilmington, NC; and Linda Peery Markin from Newtown, CT! We hope you all enjoy your stay with us!

We are thrilled to welcome back Frommers Travel Writer, Paul Karr & family from New York City!  Joining us from Bay Shore, NY, welcome to Michael Concannon & family! We also have the Willard Family Reunion joining us from Bloomfield CT! Welcome Sherwood Willard & family, Nicholson Willard, and Abbott & Jennifer Willard!

Wedding News
We are so happy to be welcoming Mr. Jeremy Cohen & Mr. Colin Hennessy, who are coming up from Pennsylvania today to celebrate their wedding with us this weekend! Welcome as well to your family and friends joining you for this special occasion!

Resort News
Don’t miss out on the opportunity to get a Family Portrait done while you are here in this beautiful setting! Our photographer extraordinaire, Anne-Marie, will be here to host a Family Portrait Special this morning. Sign up with the Concierge for your time slot or for more information about a private session with Anne-Marie!

Get your work out on this morning at the Fitness Center for Boot Camp, Yoga, or FIT Class! Or sign up for a Rowing Session with our Naturalist, Matt! He’ll take you out on the Lake Champlain Maritime Museum’s 32-ft. Pilot Gig and show you some old time moves that come straight from 1800’s England.

There is more outdoor fun this afternoon with the Hike to Snake Mountain, where you can see the most spectacular views!  Dive into the Triathlon and outrun your competition. Or stroll around the gardens and admire our wonderful gardeners hard work this summer! Our gardens this year were inspired by the great mountain ranges of the world. See if you can figure out which ones!

Dining News
Tonight is the Shore Dinner! This is an amazing buffet that happens down at the North Dock. Our amazing Chef has created an incredible array of tasty sea-inspired fare. Swing by the Concierge desk to take a peek at the menu and make your reservation! After dinner come by the Town Hall for some Basin Harbor Bingo!

Local News
Are you the champion of Bridge? Well tonight is your night! The Ilsley Public Library in Middlebury is hosting Bridge night. Players of varying experience levels put their strategic skills to use from 5:30pm to 7:30pm. Stop by the Concierge for directions.