Month: August 2016

Guest Preacher: The Rev. Dr. Valerie Stultz

Lakeside Chau­tauqua welcomes The Rev. Dr. Valerie Stul­tz on Sunday, Aug. 28. Having spent much of her life in education, the Rev. Dr. Valerie Stul­tz believes she is called to guide people of all ages to Christ through deep lis­tening, informed teaching and passionate preaching. She is a retired clergy member and District Su­perintendent of […]

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Preview of the 2017 Preachers of the Week

Religion, in Christian tradition, is both personal and social holiness. There are many expressions of religion, and one’s faith journey is not the same as another’s faith journey. Each summer, Lakeside invites preachers from around the world to bring their message to our Sunday Hoover Community Worship Services at 10:30 a.m., while the Chautauqua Choir […]

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Art with Heart

Staff Blogger: Josh Hilgenberg, Advancement/Communications Intern Rick Dziak was born and raised in Marblehead, Ohio. Ask him about his first Lakeside experience, and he simply replies that Lakeside was “always there” – he worked at the drug store with his mother before it became The Shade Tree, he attended school on Walnut Avenue for the […]

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Week 10 Chautauqua Lecture Series: In Pursuit of Knowledge

Staff Blogger: Jeanne Mauriocourt, Director of Educational Programming From August 22-25, 2016, this exciting Chautauqua Lecture Series theme will provide off-site educational experiences in collaboration with historical and cultural sites in Ohio, including the Liberty Aviation Museum, the Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Library & Museums at Spiegel Grove, the Ottawa National Wildlife Refuge and the […]

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Sunday Spotlight: Meet the New Marketing/Graphic Design Manager

Name: Alexandria Digby, call me Lexie! Position: Marketing & Graphic Design Manager Hometown: Fostoria, Ohio Where did you graduate college and with what degree? I graduated from the University of Dayton with my bachelor’s degree as a communication/public relations major and photography minor in 2015, and just earlier this year I also earned my master’s […]

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Guest Preacher: The Rev. Dr. Peggy Streiff

“I don’t remember a time when I did not know the love of God,” says the Rev. Dr. Peggy Streiff about the blessings in her life. “I love the church, and I love God’s people.” The Rev. Dr. Streiff began her professional career as a sixth grade teacher in her hometown of Memphis, Tenn., after […]

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Kathie Bracy Celebrates 50 years with Lakeside Symphony Orchestra

Staff Blogger: Lexie Digby, Marketing/Graphic Design Manager Kathie Bracy knew at a very young age that music would be a part of her life, even if she didn’t know in what capacity. Now, she is celebrating her 50th season with the Lakeside Symphony Orchestra (LSO). As one in a family of five musical children, she […]

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From Recovery to the Raccoon Run

Staff Blogger: Lexie Digby, Marketing & Graphic Design Manager In July 2015, things had taken a turn for the worst for Claire Corcoran. The girl who loved physical activity and adventure had found herself limited to a wheelchair. After an emergency room visit and an unexpected discovery of illness, Corcoran began a 50-day hospital stay. […]

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Teen Center hosts “Lakeside Spirit Week”

Our new Teen Center hosted “Lakeside Spirit Week” from July 18-22 to inspire teen Lakesiders in the community. Throughout the week, they were awarded points based on participation in a variety of events. Monday was titled, “Inspiring Lakeside,” in which teens wrote notes that encouraged and uplifted those who found them tucked away in special […]

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Rhythmic Circus: My Favorite Hoover Show of the Summer

Staff Blogger: Allison Seemann, Print/Visual Communications Intern Dancing doesn’t come easy to me. So, watching people dance always fascinates me. Add in tap shoes, and I’m all in. On July 23, I experienced a show in Hoover Auditorium that featured tap dancing, along with singing, beat-boxing and lots of comedy. I had heard from fellow […]

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