Wednesday, August 13
Posted on August 13, 2014
Sunrise 5:53am Sunset 8:01pm
Local Weather (Subject to Change!)
It’s going to be a wet day! There will be lots of rain today with showers becoming heavy at times.
We are happy to welcome back Joseph & Janet Polizzotto from Brooklyn, NY! Welcome back to Joseph & Anne D’Anna from Brownsville, VT. Also returning is Joseph Coleman & family from Ossining, NY!
It is so wonderful to have the privilege of hosting family reunions here at the Harbor! So we are happy to welcome back the Hess Family! Stephen & Beth Hess are coming from Washington, DC. Joining them are James & Betsy Hess with children Rachel & Nate, John & Sara Marks with daughter Ruthie, and Peter Pozefsky & Molly Cavender with children Mimi & Henry. We also have the Dallenbach Reunion joining us today! Ms. Mary Dallenbach & Mr. Caspar Kaffke are coming up from Bernardsville, NJ. Joining them are Don & Lisa Burkitt, William & Allison Carey, Robert & Magen Dallenbach, and their families!
All of us here at Basin Harbor would like to wish Anna Brush a very Happy 18th Birthday!
Jan Post is also celebrating her birthday today! Happy Birthday Jan!
There is plenty to do on this rainy day! We have a Yoga class this morning in the Treehouse Wellness Center to help you ease into the day. We do have our Golf and Tennis Clinics throughout the day, as long as the weather doesn’t get too bad and you don’t mind getting a little damp.
The Sip N’ Stroll outing this afternoon is a great way to beat the rain! Yes, it may involve a little walking in the weather, but trust us…the local wine and beer samplings are worth it! Make sure you sign up with the Concierge, space in the van is limited to 5 people, anyone else wishing to participate will have to drive themselves (with a DD of course).
Come on inside and check out the shops on property! In the Main Lodge we have the Breezeway Gift Shop. This is a great place to pick up a keepsake to bring home, or some amazing Lake Champlain Chocolates! The Golf Shop has everything you need to hit the course, including the perfect outfit. The Harbor Store is the place to satisfy that ice cream craving or pick up a little something to play with!
Are you just looking for some downtime with family and friends? We can help with that! See the Front Desk to borrow movies and board games! Gather up your besties and head to the Champlain Lounge to hang out and play cards. There are computers in the Library off the Lounge that are available for guest use. Or head to the Fairway Café for a snack, a drink, and a big screen TV!
Still not sure what to do when the rain is coming down? Check in with the Concierge for ideas and directions to local sights, towns, and adventures!
Fishing Tournament News
Monday was a great day for the fishing tournament! We had great participants…Hannah Prisser brought in the Biggest Fish while Tom Mulhern caught the Most Fish! The Mulhern family continued their good luck with Evie & Thomas tying for the Smallest Fish! Congratulations to our winners and a big thank you to all of our participants for making this another great event!