Garden Volunteers Needed

Guest Blogger: Jan Hilty, Master Gardener

Memorial GardenGarden volunteers are needed to help maintain Lakeside Chautauqua’s many beautiful gardens. These volunteers will help to supplement the Lakeside Chautauqua ground crews and staff gardeners. The emphasis will be on weeding and dead-heading on an as needed basis.

If you’re interested in joining this unique team of volunteers and learning from our skilled garden staff, please consider donating your time.

To volunteer in the gardens or along Ohio’s Most Beautiful Mile, please contact Vern Hartenburg at (216) 780-1100 or

For those interested in volunteering in the Memorial Garden, contact Jan Hilty at (614) 483-9564 or We welcome your support.

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