Local Weather (subject to change!)
Sunny, with a high near 78 degrees. Tonight will be cloudy with a low around 65 degrees.
We would like to welcome back Mr. Mark and Liz Zeller and their children joining us from Castle Rock, CO. Welcome to Mr. David and Lisa Coup with their son Nate from Glenmont, NY.
We would like to welcome back VBT Bicycling Vacations. The Graduate School of Baking at LSU will be arriving today. We would also like to welcome for their first visit with Basin Harbor Club, The Irven Family from Vermont.
Want to be part of history? Please join us on the Homestead Lawn at 6:55 pm for a Guest Picture. Ann-Marie and Margo from AMV Photography will be capturing candid images at various events throughout the day and this evening at the Harbor Fair. Our Family Portrait Special will be available tonight and Thursday morning at the Wilderneath Garden. Space is limited, so please sign up in advance with the Concierge.
Congratulations to all participants of the Kid’s Camp fishing Tournament. Dylan Callen from Chadam, NJ. was the winner with 9 catches. Emmett Willson from Maplewood, NJ was close behind with 8 fish. Fishing team Catharine and Grace Donahue from Wellesly, MA caught the two largest fish of the day. A 10′ Perch and a 10” Small Mouth Bass. Other participants were Charlie Donahue, Lilly Willson, Teddy Baxter,Joe McCarten, Andy MacCartan, Kalea Holberg-Olsen and Matthew Keep. Interested in fishing?See our Front Desk to purchase your fishing license. Out Waterfront Staff will be happy to assist you with bait, a pole and a boat.
In our ATP Tour Australian Open Round Robin, our winners were Claire Pollart and Spencer Berholtz each with 9 games. In a close second place, with 8 games, is Tucker Phippen. Join us tomorrow for the French Open Round Robin.
Mr. Adam Mathews and Mr. Giovanni Prezioso swam from our harbor to the New York side and back, yesterday at 8am with their wives Mrs. Cherrie Mathews and Mrs. Betsy Prezioso in kayaks behind them. Both guests,in their early fifties, have competed in 6 Iron Man competitions combined. The Iron Man is a competition with a 2.4 mile swim, a 112 mile bike and a 26.2 mile marathon.There is a 17 hour time limit to complete all three events with no breaks.
Quote of the Day
“The sun does not shine for a few trees and flowers, but for the wide world’s joy.”
~Henry Ward Beecher