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From entertaining concerts and shuffleboard tournaments to engaging lectures and children’s programs, Lakeside Chautauqua has a variety of opportunities for your family vacation this summer. Browse the monthly or daily calendars and search the event list to plan your visit to Lake Erie. The calendar changes frequently, so check back for updates to the programming schedule.

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Wednesday Aug 02, 2017 (7 events)

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Lakeside Photography Show

The 42nd Annual Lakeside Photography Show will take place from Monday, July 24-Friday, Aug. 18 in the Hoover Auditorium lobby. The exhibit will feature entries taken by amateur photographers from Lakeside and the surrounding area.

The show’s informal opening will be held at

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Chautauqua Lecture Series

The themes for this week’s Chautauqua Lecture Series are listed below. These 90-minute lectures are held at 10:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Monday-Thursday. For specific information, read the weekly Lakesider newspaper.

Week 7 (July 31-Aug 3)

Medical Questions & Decisions

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9:15 am

Faith for Living Hour

In addition to presenting the sermon at the Hoover Community Worship Service, the Preacher of the Week leads Faith for Living Hour at 9:15 a.m. Monday-Thursday in Orchestra Hall, unless otherwise noted in the Lakesider newspaper.

A Faith for Living Hour Pass may be obtained,

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3:30 pm

“Despicable Me 3” (PG)

Show Times: 3:30 & 8 p.m. Friday, July 28-Thursday, Aug. 3

Directors Kyle Balda and Pierre Coffin bring everyone’s favorite minions back to the screen in the newest “Despicable Me” film.

This third installment features stars Steve Carell, Kristen Wiig, Trey

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5:30 pm

Wednesday Family Picnic

Every Wednesday during the summer, all are welcome to gather in Perry Park for fellowship, games and an evening picnic.

Feast on hot dogs, baked beans, macaroni salad, chips, watermelon, cookies and lemonade. Bring your own reusable pates and utensils and a blanket or lawn

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8:00 pm

“Despicable Me 3” (PG)

Show Times: 3:30 & 8 p.m. Friday, July 28-Thursday, Aug. 3

Directors Kyle Balda and Pierre Coffin bring everyone’s favorite minions back to the screen in the newest “Despicable Me” film.

This third installment features stars Steve Carell, Kristen Wiig, Trey

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8:15 pm

Lakeside Symphony Orchestra Concert “Beethoven’s Wig”

Established in 1963, the Lakeside Symphony Orchestra is one of Lakeside’s most cherished traditions. Bringing classical music to the Chautauqua community, the orchestra performs seven concerts during its month-long residency.

For their second concert of the summer, the LSO

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Admission

Purchasing a Daily, Saturday or Season Chautauqua Pass includes admission into Lakeside Chautauqua and all shows in Hoover Auditorium, plus additional benefits. A separate "ticket" is not necessary to attend a Hoover show. As always, children age 12 and under and guests over age 90 are always free. Parking is an additional charge. Chautauqua Passes and Auto Passes may be purchased online at tickets.lakesideohio.com or upon entering the gates of Lakeside. Please allow two weeks for online processing. There are no reserved seats for Hoover shows; seats are on a first-come, first-served basis. Present your Chautauqua Pass upon entering Hoover Auditorium.

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