Month: February 2016

Hoover Auditorium Presents Exciting Entertainment for 2016 Summer

Staff Blogger: Alexandrea Stelzer, Director of Marketing Lakeside Chautauqua has prepared another exciting lineup of per­formers and entertainers to celebrate the 2016 summer. The Patriots Symphonic Band will kick off Memorial Day weekend festivities with a concert for all ages on Friday, May 27. Holiday weekend entertainment continues with the return of The Motortown All-Stars […]

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Lakeside from a Distance

Staff Blogger: Josh Hilgenberg, Journalism/Creative Writer Intern Lakeside isn’t just a place to grow personally, it’s a place to grow professionally, too. This fall and winter, I’ve had the great opportunity to work as a virtual intern for Lakeside writing blogs, social media posts and more. Being an English – Writing major at Heidelberg University, […]

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From Couch Potato to Fit

Sometimes when you want to live a healthier life, the mere thought of how far you have to go is daunting. It’s easy to look at someone in great physical shape and say, “I could do that if I wanted to,” but the reality is that it takes a lot of time and effort. Many […]

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Linda Goff Leads Weight Loss Challenge

In January, we announced that our staff had committed to living healthier lifestyles by participating in two health and wellness challenges – a weight loss challenge and a 1 million steps challenge. For the past two weeks, Linda Goff, Accounts Payable & Benefits Manager, has been leading our weight loss challenge, losing 4.4% of her […]

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New Faces at the Rhein Center

Staff Blogger: Josh Hildenberg, Journalism/Creative Writer Intern As if there weren’t enough new and exciting things at Lakeside this summer, there are now two new Rhein Center staff members to welcome when you return– Michelle Johansen and Ellen Venema. Neither of these ladies are new to Lakeside, so you may even recognize them. Johansen first caught […]

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2016 Lakeside Chautauqua Education Programs

Staff Blogger: Jeanne Mauriocourt, Director of Educational Programs Eleven weeks of educational programs on a myriad of topics are planned for the 2016 Chautauqua season. Lakeside Chautauqua is very pleased to welcome William Kelso, PhD, renowned historical archeologist and Director of Research & Interpretation at Historic Jamestown as the Hoover lecturer on Monday, July 25. […]

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Make ‘Something Sweet’ for Your Valentine

Staff Blogger: Ellen Venema, Rhein Center Assistant Coordinator There’s nothing like receiving a handmade valentine. No matter how beautifully crafted or adorably haphazard it may be, the knowledge that special time and care was taken to create a gift or message just for you is wonderful. So, why not let your creative side loose this […]

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Steve Koenig Takes the Lead in 1 Million Steps Challenge

In January, we announced that our staff had committed to living healthier lifestyles by participating in two health and wellness challenges – a weight loss challenge and a 1 million steps challenge. During the first week of our 1 million steps challenge, Steve Koenig, Director of Hospitality, walked a landslide achievement of 91,532 steps, slightly […]

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The Tilson-Snider Family Gathers for a Fall Celebration in Lakeside

The Tilson and Snider families are looking forward to celebrating their “Annual Fallabration” at Lakeside this September. Dawn Tilson tells us the story of how it all began in 2006 with the wedding of her daughter, Andrea, to Thomas Snider and a get-to-know-the-families gathering. “Who would have known? We ended up with 22 people, four […]

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