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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 8 @ 9:00 am

Ceramics Pass Week 3

Chautauqua's Classroom

July 12 @ 6:00 am

Sunrise Paddle - Kayak/SUP

Sports Club

July 12 @ 7:45 am Week Three (July 6–13)

CHQ Mystic Heart: Sharon Wesoky

Presbyterian Chapel

July 12 @ 8:15 am Week Three (July 6–13)

Movement and Meditation with Monte Thompson

Hall of Philosophy Grove

July 12 @ 9:00 am

Drop-In Print Experience Week 3

Chautauqua's Classroom

July 12 @ 9:00 am Week Three (July 6–13)

Washed Ashore Osprey Sculpture

Smith Wilkes Hall

July 12 @ 9:15 am Week Three (July 6–13)

Rev. Dr. Richard Kannwischer

Amphitheater | CHQ Assembly

July 12 @ 10:15 am Week Three (July 6–13)

Service of Blessing and Healing

Randell Chapel, UCC Headquarters

July 12 @ 10:45 am Week Three (July 6–13)

Amy C. Edmondson

Amphitheater | CHQ Assembly

July 12 @ 12:15 pm Week One (June 22–29)

Writers' Center Community Reading

Alumni Hall Porch

July 12 @ 12:30 pm Week Three (July 6–13)

Introduction to Jumu'ah Muslim Prayer

Hall of Christ: Sanctuary

July 12 @ 12:30 pm Week Three (July 6–13)

CHQ Dialogues

Everett Jewish Life Center

July 12 @ 12:30 pm Week Three (July 6–13)

CHQ Dialogues

Lutheran House

July 12 @ 12:30 pm Week Three (July 6–13)

Post-Lecture Discussion with Dr. Nathan French, Miami University of Ohio

Smith Wilkes Hall

July 12 @ 2:00 pm Week Three (July 6–13)

Ryan Burge

Hall of Philosophy | CHQ Assembly

July 12 @ 3:00 pm Week Three (July 6–13)

Operalogue: Love and Longing by the Lake

Smith Wilkes Hall

July 12 @ 3:30 pm Week Three (July 6–13)

CHQ Dialogues

Episcopal Cottage

July 12 @ 3:30 pm Week Three (July 6–13)

CHQ Dialogues

Unitarian Universalist Fellowship

July 12 @ 3:30 pm Week Three (July 6–13)

CHQ Dialogues

Unitarian Universalist Fellowship

July 12 @ 3:30 pm Week Three (July 6–13)

Islam 101 Khalid Rehman and Sabeeha Rehman

Hurlbut Church sanctuary

July 12 @ 4:00 pm Week Three (July 6–13)

Piano Program Student Recital

Sherwood-Marsh 101

July 12 @ 4:30 pm

Masters Series Townhall: Amy C. Edmondson

Chautauqua's Classroom

July 12 @ 6:00 pm Week Three (July 6–13)

Chautauqua Opera Company presents Love and Longing by the Lake

Chautauqua Institution

July 12 @ 7:30 pm Week Three (July 6–13)

A Night of One Acts- Drama League Directing Fellows’ Presentation

Bratton Theater

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