Year: 2016

Behind-the-Scenes of the Rhein Center

Staff Blogger: Ellen Venema, Rhein Center Assistant Coordinator The C. Kirk Rhein, Jr. Center for the Living Arts lives on because of the generous nature of Lakeside. In gratitude for that kindness, we would like to take you behind-the-scenes for the first of multiple glimpses into the off-season work that makes the summer season so […]

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Winter Family Craft: Mason Jar Snow Globe

Staff Blogger: Ellen Venema, Rhein Center Assistant Coordinator There’s something simply magical about a snow globe. Whether they transport you back to a place of childhood innocence and wonder, or just please your decorative eye, snow globes are sure to bring about a smile. Try making one of these rustic renditions with your family this […]

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Support Life-Changing Lakeside Moments

Guest Blogger: Bill Drackett, Lakeside Chautauqua Foundation, Chair Lakeside Chautauqua holds a special place in the hearts of so many because of its mission to nurture the mind, body and spirit. Special moments happen every day in Lakeside… A peaceful walk along Ohio’s Most Beautiful Mile The sounds of the Lakeside Symphony Orchestra A creative […]

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Your Support Today Helps Improve the Hoover Experience

Staff Blogger: Ellen Venema, Rhein Center Assistant Coordinator Each person passing through the gates experiences Lakeside in their own unique way. Wide-ranging programming across all four Chautauqua pillars engages the diverse interests of Lakesiders and guests of all ages. One couple may take in a Chautauqua Lecture Series presentation and rent a sailboat, while another […]

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2016 Holiday Gift Ideas

Staff Blogger: Alexandrea Stelzer, Director of Marketing With Christmas just around the corner, are you still searching for the perfect present? Why not give the gift of Lakeside? Take a look at our list of Lakeside gift ideas… Chautauqua Pass Certificates Share the Chautauqua experience with friends and family this holiday season. For more information […]

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#GivingTuesday Brings Enhancements to Hoover Auditorium Sound & Lighting

‘Tis the season of gathering, reflecting, remembering, sharing and receiving the long-awaited Lakeside Chautauqua Calendar of Events brochure in the mail. As we enjoy the changing autumn weather and scenery, Lakeside staff is hard at work finalizing next summer’s roster of preachers, lecturers and performers. It can be an arduous process, especially with the evening […]

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Teach Children about Giving Back on #GivingTuesday

Staff Blogger: Jessica Kidd, Director of Annual Giving As Lakeside Chautauqua joins #GivingTuesday, a global day of giving on November 29, 2016, we invite you to share the spirit of giving with your own children or grandchildren. Teaching a younger generation about the power of giving is as simple as showing them how in real […]

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Behind-the-Scenes with the Director of Educational Programming

Staff Blogger: Allyson Lane, Development Assistant Leading up to #GivingTuesday (on Nov. 29), we’re taking you behind-the-scenes at Lakeside to show you what it takes to deliver exceptional programming and events, maintain our historic buildings and care for our beautiful grounds year after year. Education is the basis of the Chautauqua experience, expanding our minds […]

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Behind-the-Scenes of the Conference & Event Planning Office

Staff Blogger: Allyson Lane, Development Assistant Leading up to #GivingTuesday (on Nov. 29), we’re taking you behind-the-scenes at Lakeside to show you what it takes to deliver exceptional programming and events, maintain our historic buildings and care for our beautiful grounds year after year. This week, we’re featuring the work of our Conference & Event […]

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Leaf Luminaries Bring a Warm Glow to Autumn Decorations

Staff Blogger: Ellen Venema, Rhein Center Assistant Coordinator Halloween trick or treating is just around the corner. If you haven’t decorated your front porch and want to dress it up for the occasion, try adding autumn leaf luminaries. Use the atmospheric glow to guide little monsters and superheroes alike up the path to your door. […]

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