Thursday, July 31
Posted on July 31, 2014
Sunrise 5:39am Sunset 8:19pm
Local Weather (Subject to Change!)
Showers are likely today with highs in the upper 70’s.
We are happy to very warmly welcome back James Dealy of Cincinnati, OH. And welcome back to another long-time guest Kathleen Lyttleton from Cypress, TX, along with children Jackson & Griffen! We also have Bob & Deb Stone arriving today! They are celebrating 23 years of marriage…Welcome and Happy anniversary!
The Ward, Keller, & Martin family of 20 held their annual badminton tournament! Wearing appropriate costumes, the winners were Dan Keller & Sophie Martin. Second place went to Quinn Keller & William Martin!
Head over to the Treehouse Wellness Center to sign up for our Mini Triathlon this afternoon! This is a great family event that we host weekly. You’ll start out at the Waterfront with a swim, then throw on your running shoes for a quick loop, and finally hop on your bike for one more loop and the finish! Speaking of the Waterfront…don’t forget that you can rent kayaks, canoes, paddleboards, and motorboats from our fantastic Waterfront staff. Or just dive on in and bounce around on the trampoline!
Our naturalist Matt Witten will be your trusty captain for Rowing this morning! Take advantage of this opportunity to row on the Pilot Gig: a 32-foot, extremely seaworthy and stable craft that replicates the 6-person pulling boats used off the coast of Cornwall, England in the 1800s. Sign up for your space at the Concierge desk! This afternoon he will be leading a hike to Deer Leap! This overlook has western views of the town of Bristol, the Champlain Valley and the Adirondacks! Reserve your spot at the Concierge, we only have room for 5 in the van, beyond that it becomes a self-driving adventure!
Amber is hosting a couple craft classes today in the Club Room. This morning we have Friendship Bracelets using our handy dandy Loop-de-Doo! Make some super fun and colorful bracelets that you can wear yourself or give to a friend. Space is limited, so sign up with the Concierge for your spot in one of the three sessions! This afternoon, we are Painting Rocks pulled right from our own Harbor! Get creative and make a beautiful memento or a cute rock-pet to bring home.
Want to learn a new technique or just brush up on your skills? Check out our Tennis Clinics today! We have the Adults working it out this morning, with Tiny Tots and Juniors after lunch! Check in with the Tennis Pro shop to sign up for a class, arrange a private lesson, or reserve time to use a court.
Looking to wet your whistle this afternoon? We’ve got you covered! We are hosting Wine & Wickets on the Harbor Lawn. Enjoy a friendly game of croquet with old and new friends, while sipping some delicious wine! Or head for the water on our Cocktails 101 Cruise! Mix Master Corey has come up with two signature cocktails for you to learn and then enjoy them as you cruise around Lake Champlain! Be sure to reserve your spot with the Concierge!
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!