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...

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,...

Even though the summer has come and gone, Lakeside Chautauqua is still bustling. In the off-season, from early-September to late-May, Lakeside offers many events and activities, even though most of the...

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...

According to Merriam-Webster Dictionary, the definition of the word ‘Promise-Keeping’ is to pledge to do, bring about or provide. It’s a basis of trust. You can’t make a promise about something...

Guest Blogger: Laura Sassi, Author of Goodnight, Manger This summer, one of my favorite bloggers, Pragmatic Mom, www.pragmaticmom.com,will once again be running a wonderful challenge, entitled “Kids Caught in the Act...

Staff Blogger: Josh Hilgenberg, Advancement/Communications Intern On July 9, Lakeside Chautauqua hosted an Environmental Water Quality Roundtable in response to last year’s destructive algal bloom, described as “off the charts” by...

Staff Blogger: Josh Hilgenberg, Advancement/Communications Intern Jan Hilty has been a Lakesider since she was a kid, participating in church camps and visiting her great aunt and uncle’s cottage with her...

Staff Blogger: Josh Hilgenberg, Advancement/Communications Intern Jose Luis Mas is a Cuban born attorney now residing in Columbus, Ohio. Following the Cuban Revolution, his family was evacuated when he was only...

Staff Blogger: Josh Hilgenberg, Advancement/Communications Intern Faith for Living Hour is a staple for Lakeside’s religious life programming. For the most part, the service is typical, but what makes it unique...