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Staff Blogger: Melissa Kunz, Content Manager   With only a few weeks left until the start of the holiday season, it’s time to start shopping for your holiday dinner. Our staff has put together a list of some of our favorite recipes to share with you this season. As you begin your shopping, think about your menu; maybe one of our recipes will make an appearance on your table this year.

Staff Blogger: Gretchen Colón, Vice President of Advancement & Communications   The simple and fun recreational game of miniature golf has been a part of the Lakeside Chautauqua experience for more than 50 years. In 1963, under the leadership of Lakeside’s Executive Director, George Beebe, the miniature golf course was built in Central Park. Sitting only 50 feet from the shoreline, the location and tree canopy make the course pleasant, even in the heat of a sunny, summer day. The great game, played on the greens with a…

Have you been back to Lakeside this fall? We’d love to see what moments you captured at Lakeside this fall. And don’t forget to check out all of our fall photos on Facebook.

Staff Blogger: Jessica Kidd, Advancement Manager   As we know, the Chautauqua experience is based upon the exploration and enrichment of life through four pillars: religion, education, cultural arts and recreation. Each pillar provides opportunities for Lakesiders of all ages to grow mentally, physically and spiritually. For Lakesiders like Tom McKinney, the Chautauqua experience has been an important part of his life. McKinney’s first memory of Lakeside is running along the dock during the hot and sunny summer days. The lakefront was a place he spent much of…

Staff Blogger: Sarah Milheim, Advancement & Communications Coordinator   November is a month for giving thanks. This month the Lakeside Chautauqua staff would like to take a moment to thank and recognize the impact that volunteers make in the community and how they bring the Lakeside mission to life.              

Staff Blogger: Melissa Kunz, Content Manager   The leaves have finally fallen, and November has officially arrived in Lakeside. The air has gotten cooler, and everyone is busy preparing for family gatherings on Thanksgiving. As you prepare your Thanksgiving menus, members of our staff would like to share some of their favorite holiday recipes with you over the next few weeks. Together, we will all have a delicious and well spent Thanksgiving holiday.

Lakeside Chautauqua invites you and your family to the Community Christmas Dinner at 5:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 6 in Wesley Lodge. The evening will include a punch reception and visit from Santa Claus at 5:30 p.m., dinner buffet at 6:15 p.m. and live entertainment with children’s singer-songwriter Chip Richter at 6:45 p.m. The Christmas dinner buffet will feature boneless pork medallion, baked chicken, mashed potatoes and gravy, green bean casserole, creamed corn, stuffing, water, coffee and punch. The cost for dinner is $20 for adults, $8 for children…

Staff Blogger: Jessica Kidd, Advancement Manager   Lakeside Chautauqua is a special place where friends and families visit to unwind and make lasting memories. For many, Lakeside has been a cherished place for more than 140 years. Suzanne Bond’s grandfather, the Rev. Charles Bennett, began the family’s Lakeside tradition. He was a long-time Lakesider. Whether the Bond family is walking along Ohio’s Most Beautiful Mile or attending Hoover Auditorium programs, they are creating lasting memories, just as many others do at this special place.