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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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Monday Aug 07, 2017 (9 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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Generosity & Stewardship Conference

Cultivating a culture of generosity through stewardship ministry in the church or a religious organization is vital to enabling God's Kingdom. Creatively inviting Christians to join a ministry vision is an important challenge, given all the other organizations vying for stewardship

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Chautauqua Lecture Series

The theme for this week’s Chautauqua Lecture Series is 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 8 (Aug 7-10)

Seeking Peace in a Multi-Faith World A

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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

“Spider-Man: Homecoming” (PG-13)

Show Times: 3:30 & 8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 4-Thursday, Aug. 10

Director Jon Watts brings an exciting superhero film to the screen that is the second “Spider-Man” reboot.

This installment of the Marvel Cinematic Universe features stars Tom Holland, Michael Keaton,

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6:00 pm

Wooden Boat Rides & Sunset Cruises

The Lakeside Wooden Boat Society offers a variety of summer boating events.

Wooden boat rides run every Monday and Thursday until August 17. These 30-minute rides begin at 6 p.m. with the last ride departing at 7:30 p.m. The cost is $20 for adults and $6 for children (ages

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7:30 pm

At the Crossroads: Leadership Lessons for the Second Half of Life

The Rev. Dr. Clayton Smith will spark a conversation about discovering one's purpose, passion and mission during the second half of life during his lecture at 7:30 p.m. Monday, Aug. 7 in Orchestra Hall.

As the author of the book At the Crossroads, Leadership Lessons for the

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8:15 pm

Hoover Silent Movie Night with Organist Clark Wilson: “The General”

For this week’s Hoover Silent Movie Night, Clark Wilson, a silent film organist, will accompany the movie “The General.”

Wilson, one of the most recognized scorers of silent photoplays in America, works exclusively with the organ in developing accurate and historic

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10:00 pm

Light Up Lakeside

All are invited to take part in Light Up Lakeside from Friday, Aug. 4-Friday, Aug. 11. The event is a combined effort of Lakesiders to celebrate the summer by showcasing the entire community in lights.

Although winners will not be chosen this year, show your creativity by

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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 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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