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Perry Park Playground to receive major upgrade for 2021!

Thanks to the support of generous Lakesiders, final enhancements and renovations are taking place in a beloved space of our community, Perry Park.

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Important Message from the Board: Presidential Announcement

The Lakeside Association Board of Directors is pleased to announce the appointment of Daniel J. Rogers as Lakeside Chautauqua’s next President & CEO and President of the Lakeside Chautauqua Foundation, effective August 10. Rogers is a skilled senior leader with a broad background in leading complex non-profit organizations that provide programming and assistance to poor, […]

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What to Do with Spring Bulbs that are Past their Prime

Author: Loretta Wilken, Master Gardener Cheery spring blooming bulb plants will soon be peppering the garden beds in Lakeside. They’re always a welcomed sight and a teaser of much more color to come. The question often arises of what to do with these beauties once they’re past their prime. Here are a few pointers…

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2020 Hoover Entertainment Preview

A new year has officially arrived, and with it, new excitement for the coming summer at Lakeside. This year is poised to be another outstanding season, with some of Lakeside’s favorite performers returning and brand new faces that are sure to deliver. We hope you’re just as excited as we are! To entertain and thrill […]

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Business Hours for 2019-2020 Off-Season

Artists-N-Cahoots Open weekends through Oct. 12 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Friday & Saturday Coffee & Cream Open 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday & Sunday through Oct. 12; reopens May 2020 Evening Song Cottage Bed & Breakfast Open weekends through Oct. 12 The Fine Print Bookstore Open weekends through Dec. 8; reopens May 2020 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Friday 11 […]

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Dwight & Alice King Impact Lakeside’s Future

Staff Blogger: Molly McNamara, Marketing Intern For almost a lifetime, Dwight and Alice King have been a part of the Lakeside community. Dwight came to Lakeside at the age of 12 to begin construction on his parents’ cottage.  During the Great Depression, his parents did not smoke, but said that if they did, they would […]

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Designing a Garden on the Spot at Lakeside Chautauqua

Guest Blogger: Julie Messervy, Author and leader in landscape and garden design theory I recently spent a few very pleasurable days at Lakeside Chautauqua on the shores of Lake Erie in northwest Ohio. For nearly 150 years, this historic one-square-mile village has been home to charming cottages that house families who partake in a wide […]

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Historic Chautauqua’s are gaining steam. Take a tour of Lakeside Chautauqua in Ohio

Wendy Pramik-Special to USA TODAY Since the late 19th century, chautauquas have been known as vacation getaways that offer more than recreation. Rooted in religious and secular education, they’re places that promise peaceful, clean fun while permitting an opportunity to renew the body, mind and spirit. We discovered this magic while visiting Lakeside Chautauqua, a gated […]

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Exploring Ohio with Kids: Lakeside

Guest Blogger: Julie Miller-What Should We Do Today? For the original blog post, please visit What Should We Do Today? https://whatshouldwedotodaycolumbus.com/lakeside-ohio/ If you’re looking for a slow-paced and peaceful family vacation on the lake, make plans to visit Lakeside, Ohio, a perfectly picturesque town on Lake Erie where there is a little something for everyone in […]

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The Front Porch Sunday Spotlight: 2019 Religious Life Intern

Meet the 2019 LLA Religious Life Intern, Ricky Sammartino: Name: Ricky Sammartino College: Ohio Wesleyan University Major/Minor: Double Major in Religion & Classics Hometown: Boardman, Ohio How did you hear about Lakeside, or what is your Lakeside story? When I was 14 my Pastor insisted I attend Lakeside Institute, which began a love affair with Lakeside. The […]

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