Dear Lakeside: Thank you for making possible Four Days at Lakeside Chautauqua with The Friends, June 27-30, 2015. We had an amazing trip, with scenic views, memorable weather, wonderful camaraderie, delicious...

Guest Blogger: Mark Nurnberger   My wife, Beth, and I, attended the lectures given by Amanda Patton this past week. She was interesting and thought provoking. Most of us don’t have...

Lakeside Chautauqua was recently recognized as a Tree City USA community at the Northwest Ohio awards ceremony hosted by the City of Toledo and its Urban Forestry Commission. This is the...

Guest Blogger: Susanne Kondracke, Executive Director of the Friends of the Ohio Governor’s Residence and Heritage Garden   The Friends have departed after a fabulous final day in Lakeside. If you...

Guest Blogger: Susanne Kondracke, Executive Director of The Friends of the Ohio Governor’s Residence and Heritage Garden So, this is day three and the pressure is on. I officially am now...

The Lakeside in Bloom Beautification Awards Program honors those who have worked to promote the overall aesthetic appearance of the grounds. Guests and residents are invited to experience these landscapes on...

Guest Blogger: Susanne Kondracke, Executive Director of The Friends of the Ohio Governor’s Residence and Heritage Garden   Day two of The Friends’ visit to Lakeside was glorious from start to...

Guest Blogger: Susanne Kondracke, Executive Director of The Friends of the Ohio Governor’s Residence and Heritage Garden   Travelers with the Friends of the Ohio Governor’s Residence and Heritage Garden have arrived...

Staff Blogger: Gretchen Colón,Senior Vice President of Advancement & Communications   The Friends of the Ohio Governor’s Residence and Heritage Garden will be visiting Lakeside Chautauqua from June 27-30, 2015 for...

Lakeside Chautauqua will host gardening enthusiasts from across the Midwest for a premier event, titled Lakeside in Bloom, from Saturday, June 27-Tuesday, June 30. Throughout this four-day event, Lakeside Chautauqua will...