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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 20 @ 7:15 am Week Four (July 13–20)

CHQ Mystic Heart: Carol McKiernan

Hall of Philosophy

July 20 @ 9:15 am

Saturday Morning Short Story Week 4

Chautauqua's Classroom

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

Chautauqua Theater Company presents Birthday Candles

Bratton Theater

July 20 @ 3:00 pm Week Four (July 13–20)

Contemporary Issues Forum: Sarah Gamble

Hall of Philosophy

July 20 @ 4:15 pm Week Four (July 13–20)

Chautauqua Chamber Music: Chautauqua Symphony Orchestra Fellows

Elizabeth S. Lenna Hall

July 21 @ 7:00 am

Free Sunday at Chautauqua!

Chautauqua Institution

July 21 @ 10:15 am Week Five (July 20–27)

Sunday School

Children’s School

July 21 @ 10:45 am Week Five (July 20–27)

The Rev. Kate Braestrup

Amphitheater | CHQ Assembly

July 21 @ 1:30 pm Week Five (July 20–27)

StoryCorps Recording (Reservations Required)

Cohen Multimedia Studio

July 21 @ 2:30 pm Week Five (July 20–27)

Chautauqua Piano Program Showcase

Amphitheater

July 21 @ 2:30 pm Week Five (July 20–27)

Chautauqua Theater Company presents Birthday Candles

Bratton Theater

July 21 @ 3:00 pm Week Five (July 20–27)

"Wonder & Awe: Ash Eliza Williams" Exhibition Opening Reception

Strohl Art Center 2nd Floor

July 21 @ 3:00 pm Week Five (July 20–27)

Operalogue: Love and Longing by the Lake

Smith Wilkes Hall

July 21 @ 3:00 pm

Voice students softball

Sharpe Field

July 21 @ 3:00 pm Week Five (July 20–27)

Wine, Women and Dementia, presented by Chautauqua Women's Club

Hall of Christ: Sanctuary

July 21 @ 5:00 pm Week Four (July 13–20)

Chautauqua Opera Company presents Love and Longing by the Lake

Chautauqua Institution

July 21 @ 7:00 pm Week Five (July 20–27)

Palestine Park Tour

Palestine Park

July 21 @ 8:00 pm Week Five (July 20–27)

Sacred Song Service - A Service of Remembrance

Amphitheater

July 22 @ 6:45 am

Rush Hour A.M. HIIT Class Week 5

Chautauqua's Classroom

July 22 @ 7:30 am

Gentle Yoga Week 5

Chautauqua's Classroom

July 22 @ 7:45 am Week Five (July 20–27)

CHQ Mystic Heart: Mateo Mortellaro

Presbyterian Chapel

July 22 @ 8:15 am Week Five (July 20–27)

Movement and Meditation with Monte Thompson

Hall of Philosophy Grove