Tuesday, August 11

Posted on August 12, 2014

Sunrise 5:52am Sunset 8:03pm
Local Weather (Subject to Change!)
We should see partly sunny skies today with a high near 80. There is a chance for showers, possibly heavy, later this afternoon.

Guest News
We are so happy to be welcoming back Suzanne D’Anna and daughter Emily from Milford, CT! Welcome to the Cooley Family Gathering! Will Cooley and family join us from Brooklyn, NY. Whitney Bellingham, Ben Cooley, Bill Cooley, and families are also joining us. Katharine & Richard Gildersleeve are coming up from Connecticut; Jeff & Tatianna Gildersleeve with children Weston & Everett, and Andrew & Kary Bryant with children Dylan & Colby join them for a reunion! Welcome to all those arriving today!
All of us here at Basin Harbor would like to wish Jeff & Diana Soman a very Happy 25th Anniversary!

We have a special note about Mr. Jim Snyder of Omaha, NE….He is the very first student of Apiary Master, Peter Morris, to start his own bee Apiary at home! He has brought out his own honeycomb this summer just to show his proud teacher.

Resort News
Start off your morning with a thorough workout in our Boot Camp, which makes use of a variety of outdoor elements throughout the property. Like to sleep in? That’s OK! We have a workout for you late risers too. Total Conditioning will get your heart pumping and your muscles stretched and ready for the rest of the day’s activities! We also have several Yoga classes this week to help you relax and get centered! Begin with Gentle Yoga this morning.

There is a lot going on over at the Golf Shop today! We have a clinic open to everyone of every level. Our Pros will be focusing on Full Swing this afternoon, but are open to suggestion for whatever our guests would like to work on! Ladies, there is also a clinic just for you today! We have PGA Director of Instruction, Bob Prange, who is teaching daily lessons of Full Swing or Short Game. Sessions will last for two and a half hours. Check in with the Golf Shop to sign up for lessons or set up tee times!

Our Rec. Department is hosting a Volleyball Game this afternoon by the Red Mill. Grab your friends and come on out for some friendly competition and fun!

Ann-Marie Vannucci, the Basin Harbor photographer, will be available throughout the week for Private Portrait Sessions. Our Family Portrait Special takes place tonight at Harbor Fair. Please see the concierge or pick up a postcard for more information. Sign-ups are required

Dining News
Tonight is the Harbor Fair! This is a North Dock dinner accompanied by great activities and games for the whole family. There is face painting, lawn games, Dux the Balloon Man, and much more! Our delicious Buffet Dinner has something for everyone. There is a variety of cold salads and of course the Barbecue Cookout station where you can find all manner of locally grown and marinated fare!

We have lots of after dinner entertainment for you too! Join us in the Club Room for the Storytellers! Tim Jennings & Leanne Ponder regale you with ageless folk tales and beautiful Celtic music. We also have S’mores at the North Dock tonight! Come over and stick some marshmallows in the fire.

Looking Ahead
Due to its popularity, we have added a second Floral Arranging class this week! Claire will be thrilling you with her arranging prowess on Thursday afternoon as well as Wednesday morning. Make sure you sign up with the Concierge right away, as space is limited