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For 150 years, Chautauqua has served as a catalyst for creative exploration, educational growth, relaxation and recreation. Each day brings forth new opportunities to live, learn and laugh on our historic grounds. We invite visitors to join a community that enriches mind, body and spirit year after year.

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June 23 @ 12:00 am

Melvin Johnson Sculpture Garden 2024 - June 23–August 23

Strohl Art Center Upper Sculpture Garden

June 23 @ 1:00 pm

"Passion for Paper" Exhibition - June 23-July 21

Strohl Art Center: Main Galleries

June 23 @ 1:00 pm Week One (June 22–29)

"Off the Walls" Exhibition - June 23–August 20

Strohl Art Center 2nd Floor

June 23 @ 1:00 pm

"Holding Space: Woven Works" Exhibition - June 23-August 4

Fowler-Kellogg Art Center: 1st Floor

July 13 @ 7:15 am Week Three (July 6–13)

CHQ Mystic Heart: Carol McKiernan

Hall of Philosophy

July 13 @ 9:15 am

Saturday Morning Short Story Week 3

Chautauqua's Classroom

July 13 @ 3:00 pm Week Three (July 6–13)

Contemporary Issues Forum: Sylvia Farbstein

Hall of Philosophy

July 13 @ 3:00 pm Week Three (July 6–13)

CVA Open Studios

CVA: Arts Quad

July 13 @ 3:00 pm Week Three (July 6–13)

School of Music: NFMC Scholarship Awardee Recital

Fletcher Music Hall

July 13 @ 4:00 pm Week Three (July 6–13)

Chautauqua Theater Company presents Birthday Candles

Bratton Theater

July 13 @ 5:00 pm Week Three (July 6–13)

"Continuum: Alums of CVA" Exhibition Reception

CVA: Arts Quad

July 14 @ 7:00 am

Free Sunday at Chautauqua!

Chautauqua Institution

July 14 @ 10:15 am Week Four (July 13–20)

Sunday School

Children’s School

July 14 @ 10:45 am Week Four (July 13–20)

The Rev. Canon Leyla King

Amphitheater | CHQ Assembly

July 14 @ 1:00 pm Week Three (July 6–13)

Moschel Memorial Recital - Everett Jewish Life Center

Everett Jewish Life Center

July 14 @ 1:30 pm Week Four (July 13–20)

StoryCorps Recording (Reservations Required)

Cohen Multimedia Studio

July 14 @ 2:30 pm Week Four (July 13–20)

Chautauqua School of Dance: Student Gala I

Amphitheater

July 14 @ 5:00 pm Week Four (July 13–20)

Blessing of the Animals

Miller Park

July 14 @ 7:00 pm Week Four (July 13–20)

School of Music: Trumpet Masterclass with Tim Morrison

Elizabeth S. Lenna Hall

July 14 @ 7:00 pm Week Four (July 13–20)

Palestine Park Tour

Palestine Park

July 14 @ 7:30 pm Week Four (July 13–20)

Chautauqua Theater Company presents Birthday Candles

Bratton Theater

July 14 @ 8:00 pm Week Four (July 13–20)

Sacred Song Service - The Family of Abraham Gathers

Amphitheater

July 14 @ 9:00 pm Week Four (July 13–20)

In the Whale

Smith Wilkes Hall

July 15 @ 12:00 am Week Four (July 13–20)

Play CHQ: Canvas Painting

Bestor Plaza

July 15 @ 6:45 am

Rush Hour A.M. HIIT Class Week 4

Chautauqua's Classroom

July 15 @ 7:30 am

Gentle Yoga Week 4

Chautauqua's Classroom