Wednesday, July 23

Posted on July 23, 2014

Sunrise 5:30am Sunset 8:28pm

Local Weather (Subject to Change!)
We’ll have temperatures in the mid-80’s today. We should see some sunshine, but showers and thunderstorms are likely this afternoon.

Guest News
We are happy to welcome back to Basin Harbor Katherine & Jeff Holmes from Alabama, Pete & Patricia Michaels of Massachusetts, Karl & Carol Maggiore from New York, and Brandon Northstine from New Jersey! We are also welcoming the Stadecker clan…Cathleen Stadecker, David Webber, Michele Haberland, and Emily Meyer! A warm welcome to the Krakoff Family…Peter, Isabel, Charles, and their families! Welcome Mr. & Mrs. Richard Katzen from East Brunswick, NJ, here celebrating their 34th wedding anniversary…Happy Anniversary! And a very Happy Anniversary and welcome to Neil & Melissa Schell, celebrating 25 years today!

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!

We have a Kayak Trek scheduled for this afternoon with the fabulous Ellen! She will lead you on an adventure after being outfitted by our expert Waterfront staff. We’ll get you set up with your Kayak (single or double), paddle, and life jacket. You will just need to bring your energy and maybe some sunscreen! Sign up for your spot with the Concierge!

Colin is at the pool and ready to show you how to swim and dive like a pro! Our Diving Clinic is this afternoon. Let Colin help you perfect a straightforward dive or something fancier. Have a chat with him poolside to set up private swimming lessons!

Ann-Marie will be capturing candid images today at kid’s camp. A slideshow of this week’s candids will be running this evening in the Champlain Lounge. Our last Family Portrait Special is available tomorrow morning at the Wilderneath Garden. Please sign up with the concierge by this evening. Private Portrait Sessions are still available throughout the week.

There is still time to reserve your spot at our American Girls Tea Party! We have availability for the 5pm seating. Don’t miss out on the fun, see the Concierge to make your reservation.

Even in the rain, it’s going to be a warm day today! And that means you might need a refreshment this afternoon! In between catching a lake breeze, grab a frozen concoction or a chilled beer at the Burgee Bar or a creemee at the Harbor Store! If you find yourself on the other side of the property, duck into the Fairway Café next to the golf shop for a cold one and a snack. When it’s time to get inside, pop into the Champlain Lounge and let our master bartenders whip you up a tasty drink.

Did you know…Woodrow Wilson declared Mother’s Day a national holiday in 1914! Mother’s Day may have come and gone already, but we are celebrating our wonderful (sometimes embarrassing) mother’s tonight at Movie Night in the Club Room. We’ll be showing The Guilt Trip! Starring Barbara Streisand and Seth Rogan as mother and son, this is a mother of a comedy you don’t want to miss!