Week 1: June 20-26, 2020
We're ready and excited to welcome you and your family back to Lakeside! For our 147th Chautauqua season, we've streamlined programming and planned a hybrid Chautauqua experience of onsite and virtual activities, all with your safety in mind. To view the entire schedule of events, visit lakesideohio.com/calendar , download the app or read the Lakesider newspaper.

COVID-19 Alert: The health and well-being of our Lakeside community is always our top priority. Prior to your visit, read our COVID-19 guidelines .
Your FAVORITE traditions are back!
Dockside Worship
8:30 a.m. Sunday
This Informal worship service (now at the Steele Memorial Bandstand) includes Christian hymns and contemporary songs, an inspiring message and the Sacrament of Holy Communion.
Farmers' Market
8:30 a.m.-12 p.m.
Tuesday & Friday
The bi-weekly Farmers' Market has relocated to the greenspace around the Lakeside Schoolhouse to practice safe social distancing. View hours and safety protocols.
Picnic in Perry Park
5:30 p.m. Wednesday
For at least 20 years, Wednesday evenings have been an exciting day at Lakeside with a special family picnic . This summer’s event will have a few new twists. RSVP to this week's picnic .
View even more at lakesideohio.com/calendar .
New HYBRID programming: onsite & virtual!
Faith for Living Hour Monday-Thursday
This program will be held onsite in Orchestra Hall and virtually. The Rev. Dr. Karoline M. Lewis’ theme for the week is “Disciplines of Discipleship: The Witness of the Woman at the Well.”
Rhein Center Classes
Classes in the fine arts, practical arts and creative arts will be held under the Rhein Center's outdoor tents and virtually. Browse available classes for all ages and register today!
Wellness Seminars
Tuesday & Thursday
Tuesday's Labyrinth to Wellness 101 seminar will be held in Chautauqua Park. Thursday's Power of Guided Imagery seminar will be held on Zoom, an online conferencing service.
View even more at lakesideohio.com/calendar .
VIRTUAL programs to enjoy from home!
Lakeside UMC Service
The Lakeside United Methodist Church (UMC) will post a pre-recorded video of its worship service at lakesideohumc.com so that all may join in worship from their homes. Services are saved for four weeks.
Livestream Community Worship Service
10:30 a.m. Sunday
Lakeside welcomes the Rev. Dr. Karoline M. Lewis , Marbury E. Anderson Chair in Biblical Preaching at Luther Seminary, as Preacher of the Week from June 21-25.
Chautauqua Lecture Series
Discover the strides women’s sports have made over the past century. These 90-minute lectures are held on Zoom, an online conferencing service.
White Glove Workshop
3:30 p.m., Monday
Join the Lakeside Heritage Society staff for a virtual White Glove Workshop that shines light on the methods of preserving and protecting the museum’s artifact collection.
Lakeside Virtual Art Show: June 23-July 25
The 64th Annual Lakeside Art Show features variety of two-dimensional artwork created by artists of all ages. View the online gallery starting June 23 and purchase your favorite artwork.
LESS Seminar
1:30 p.m., Wednesday
Have you ever wondered about the inner workings of recycling facilities? Republic Services’ “Recycling Simplified” virtual tours take you on tours of locations around the country.
Virtual Concert with Jeff Daniels
8 p.m., Thursday, June 25
Lakeside kicks off its first virtual
concert of the summer with Emmy Award-winning actor, director and singer/songwriter Jeff Daniels . This
event is co-presented by Lakeside Chautauqua and its sister Chautauqua, the  Bay View Music Festiva l .

View even more at lakesideohio.com/calendar .
What's NEW at Lakeside?
Make a reservation to swim, workout, play & sail
Reservations are required for: Open Swim and Lap Swim at the pool, Fitness Room, Tennis, Pickleball and Sailing Classes. Visit lakesideohio.com/reservations to make your reservation today!
Hotel Lakeside Dining Room opens
This summer, the Hotel Lakeside Dining Room will offer more than just delicious meals, but a unique dining experience for the entire family. Read more about the unique menu, Afternoon Tea , new uniforms and more!
History Popup Tent:
A Century of Growth
Saturday & Sunday
Visit the Lakeside Heritage Society tent to discover what Lakeside life was like one century ago. Lakeside in 1920 was filled with fun activities, like eating at the Richard’s House.
Lakeside Laundromat re-opens
Lakeside Chautauqua is pleased to announce the re-opening of the Lakeside Laundromat under the new management of Jennifer and Ben Linville, and Sarah and Dan Rinaldo. Learn more about their new business.
Ward Catering offers weekly to-go meals
Ward Catering  offers a fresh menu of pre-ordered to-go meals every Thursday. Pre-order by 4 p.m. Wednesday. All meals are individually packaged as “heat-and-eat” refrigerated boxes. Limited quantities available.
Teen programs at new location
Lakesiders ages 13-18 are invited to meet Teen Leader Chase McCarty at the Teen Center Tent (also known as the LWBS tent) to meet new and old friends. Activities range from mini-golf and ultimate werewolf to yoga and trivia nights.
FUN for the whole family!
Sunset Vespers
8:30 a.m. Sunday
This evening service has relocated to the Steele Memorial Bandstand to practice safe social distancing. Features praise music and traditional hymns with John and Bonnie Wilkie.
Blessing of the Fleet
1:30-2 p.m. Sunday
This waterfront event includes a brief time of singing followed by prayers for the safety of those who plan to participate in water and boating activities this summer.
Fitness Classes: Monday-Thursday
A variety of fitness classes are offered this summer: All Stages/All Ages PoundFit, All Level Yoga, Interval Training and Step Aerobics. View descriptions on website or the app .
View even more at lakesideohio.com/calendar .
This week ONLY in Lakeside!
Helen Welch
7:30 p.m., Saturday
Critically acclaimed vocalist Helen Welch returns to open Lakeside's 147th season at the Steele Memorial Bandstand with her "Songwriters' Hall of Fame" show.
Liverpool Lads
6 p.m., Sunday
"Northern Ohio's Favorite Beatles Tribute Band," the Liverpool Lads recreate the spirit, energy and carefree memories synonymous with Beatlemania of the 1960s.
The Drowsy Lads
7:30 p.m., Friday
We continue our outdoor summer series with The Drowsy Lads , a band known for their original bluegrass compositions and true obsession for traditional Irish music.
Lakesiders John and Bonnie Wilkie will perform a fun concert for all ages, including family-friendly sing-alongs of favorite Lakeside songs. While some seating is provided in Bettinger Park, guests are encouraged to bring their own chairs and blankets and to practice safe social distancing.
View even more at lakesideohio.com/calendar .
Just for KIDS!
Storybook Walk
Monday & Friday
Families can exercise body and mind as they follow a path through Cherry Park where pages from a hand-picked storybook will be posted at stations along the way. New story every week.
Participants will discover the relevance of God in their lives, enjoy music, meet new friends and compete for candy in games and activities. Coordinated by John and Bonnie Wilkie.
God Squad
This popular children's event features live music with interactive lessons and a fun craft. Coordinated by Chip Richter. Two sessions for different age groups: ages 4-6 and 7-9 .
View even more at lakesideohio.com/calendar .
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