Basin Harbor Club and Resort Lake Champlain, Vermont

Wednesday, July 16

Posted on July 16, 2014

Sunrise 5:23am Sunset 8:34pm

Local Weather (Subject to Change!)
We’ll be starting the day with some clouds, but they should clear out, leaving us with some beautiful sunshine and highs near 80!

Guest News
We are happy to welcome back Charles & Priscilla Salem from Bennington, VT! They are here with Benjamin & Elizabeth Foster, Charles Henry Salem & Sarah Dahl, and Thomas & Maria Ascher for a Family Reunion! Welcome back to John Lapides & Melanie Ginter from North Haven, CT. And welcome back to Paul & Missy Fiorita returning to us from Darien, CT! We love to see our returning guests again and meet our new guests for the first time! Welcome to all.
We would like to wish James & Carol Corliss a very Happy Anniversary! They celebrated 36 years yesterday!

Resort News
Do you love to stop and smell the roses? Well come join our fabulous florist, Claire, as she teaches you how to put together your own arrangement to take home or decorate your dinner table with! Space is limited, so make sure you get signed up at the Concierge desk for this Floral Arranging Class!

Did you know…That swim fins were created by Benjamin Franklin? Or that swimming first became an Olympic event in 1896? We think it’s time for you to ditch the swim fins and begin your Olympic training! Colin can help you get started. He offers swimming lessons (arranged with him directly) and he’s also hosting a Dive Clinic this afternoon! You can find him at the Pool, or reach him at extension 894.

Tonight the Red Mill is hosting one of our very own! Chris Kelleher will be performing live tonight at 11pm. He will be showcasing his acoustical talents.

Dining News
Tonight is the second of our Wine Dinner Series! Join our own wine connoisseur, Joss, as he welcomes our guest host Joerg Klauck. Joerg will be introducing the wines of Zorzal, Argentina. Our chef has created a special menu just for this event. Don’t miss out on this amazing dining experience. See the Concierge for more information and to make your reservation!

Just a reminder that the Buffet Extravaganza has moved from the Ranger Room to the Main Dining Room this week! We thank you for your patience and understanding during this temporary move.

Fishing Tournament News
We had a great turnout for the Tournament yesterday! Fran Kehoe from New York brought in the smallest fish while Carina Kehoe brought in the biggest! Jack Minichiello proved himself a master fisherman by hooking 8 fish during the tournament! Congratulations to everyone who participated! Thank you for making this event so much fun!

Looking Ahead
Make sure you get signed up for our special cruises tomorrow! In the morning we have a Captain’s Cruise. This cruise is Captain’s choice. Captain Alec has decided on a cruise up Otter Creek! In the afternoon we have a special Cocktail’s 101 Cruise! On this cruise you will learn to make two signature cocktails from our mix-master, Corey! Hop aboard and relax out on the water! Make sure you sign up with the Concierge, as spaces are limited!