Tuesday, August 5
Posted on August 6, 2014
Sunrise 5:44am Sunset 8:13pm
Local Weather (Subject to Change!)
We should see partly sunny skies today with a high in the mid-80’s, but there is a chance for thunderstorms this afternoon.
We are so happy to welcome back Annie Gorin from right here in Chittenden, VT! We are also pleased to welcome Mr. Saurabh Sharma & Ms. Katherine Prescott from San Carlos, CA. We’re so glad we get to spend our summers with such wonderful people!
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!
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!
Join Matt this afternoon for a jaunt into Middlebury on our Sip ‘N Stroll adventure. Ride in the van (5 spaces available) or drive on your own (with a DD) to take a couple small hikes around the lovely town of Middlebury and stop into the Lincoln Peak Vineyard for a wine tasting and the Drop-In Brewery as well to taste this wonderful micro-brew! Sign up with the Concierge!
Don’t forget that today is the opening of our beloved Addison County Fair & Field Days! This is a time-honored agricultural fair that takes place in neighboring New Haven. There are cattle and horse shows, a kids petting zoo, tractor pulls, demolition derby’s, antique equipment demonstrations, rides, games, food…this fair has it all! Ask the Concierge for directions or more information!
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.
The Town Hall was hopping Sunday night for Bingo. Richard from Miami got the Regular Bingo, while fellow Miami resident, Lucas hit the High Stakes! The Postage Stamp went to CJ from West Virginia. Carmen from Madrid won the Loser’s Bingo! Our folks from New Jersey had a great night with X-Marks the Spot going to Vince, Maryana winning the Picture Frame, and Haley grabbing the Blackout! Congratulations to all of our winners and participants!
On Friday afternoon our amazing designer, Joanne Palmisano, and author of Salvage Secrets will be here to share her story and secrets. She’ll walk us through a special Do-It-Yourself craft, Recycled Tile Coasters. If you have some pictures of your own that you might like to use for this project, please let us know ahead of time so that we can arrange to print them for you! Sign up or get more information at the Concierge desk!