Month: June 2015

Vintage Photos from our Instagram Community

Staff Blogger: Rachel Meert, Photography/Graphic Design Intern   Ever wonder what Lakeside was like in the past? Check out our favorite vintage Lakeside Instagram posts and continue sharing your photos with us by tagging #lakesideohio #lovelakeside #lksd or #sharelakeside and you may be featured in our next blog post.

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Silver and Gold

Guest Blogger: Susanne Kondracke, Executive Director of The Friends of the Ohio Governor’s Residence and Heritage Garden So, this is day three and the pressure is on. I officially am now a “blogger,” albeit a temporary “guest blogger,” and a handful of people are actually reading my writing. I need to be eloquent and interesting. […]

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Lakeside’s Shuttle Service

Lakeside Chautauqua provides a free shuttle service to all guests. We have golf cart shuttles and a handicap accessible bus to transport guests throughout Lakeside. Continue reading below for more information about the Lakeside Chautauqua Shuttle Service.

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10th Annual Garden Tour & Lakeside in Bloom Beautification Awards

The Lakeside in Bloom Beautification Awards Program honors those who have worked to promote the overall aesthetic appearance of the grounds. Guests and residents are invited to experience these landscapes on a self-guided Garden Tour. This year, the 10th Annual Garden Tour will take place over multiple days from Monday, June 29-Thursday, July 2. From […]

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Serendipity and Artistry Abounds

Guest Blogger: Susanne Kondracke, Executive Director of The Friends of the Ohio Governor’s Residence and Heritage Garden   Day two of The Friends’ visit to Lakeside was glorious from start to finish. We greeted the day with an inspiring morning in Hoover Auditorium. The Ecumenical service was moving. Seeing the children joyfully parade off to […]

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Sunday Spotlight: 2015 LLA Programming Department Interns

Meet the 2015 Lakeside Leadership Academy Arts & Entertainment Management Intern, Lindsey Schrock, and the Youth Education/Music Intern, Mikaela Wilmoth: Name Lindsey Schrock Position Arts and Entertainment Management Intern School Marietta College Major/Minor Communication Studies/Theatre and Leadership Hometown Alliance, OH

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Preacher of the Week: the Rev. Dr. Amihan “Amy” Valdez Barker

Viewing the human need around the world is one issue that the Rev. Dr. Amihan “Amy” Valdez Barker focuses on daily. As Preacher of the Week from June 28-July 3, she will share how The United Methodist Global Church oversees the coordination of mission, ministries and resources. At the 10:30 a.m. Hoover Community Worship Service […]

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Travelers with the Friends of the Ohio Governor’s Residence and Heritage Garden

Guest Blogger: Susanne Kondracke, Executive Director of The Friends of the Ohio Governor’s Residence and Heritage Garden   Travelers with the Friends of the Ohio Governor’s Residence and Heritage Garden have arrived in Lakeside, Ohio. Let’s just say “The Friends” have arrived. As our large custom coach was ceremoniously escorted on to the Lakeside property, we […]

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Devotional: Matthew 18:1-6

Guest Blogger: Jill Oberer   Lakeside has been a part of my entire life. Of course, being a preacher’s daughter I didn’t have much choice but to attend the West Ohio Annual Conference. I have two distinct “first” memories of Lakeside. One is lying in bed upstairs in the cottage across from Hoover Auditorium, as […]

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A Reflection on the Week 1 Chautauqua Lecture Series Theme

Guest Blogger: Jim Kettlewell   “Those who have the privilege to know have a duty to act.” – Albert Einstein                                       Much has been made in recent years of America’s World War II generation. The name, ‘The Greatest Generation,’ rightfully bestowed upon them, but not until many in that generation had left their earthly lives. More […]

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