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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Jul 28, 2017
12:30pm – 02:00pm
Jerry Lucas will share the story of his exciting athletic journey from high school championship basketball player to NBA All-Star at the Jerry Lucas Luncheon at 12:30 p.m. Friday, July 28 in the Hotel Lakeside Fern Room.
Lucas saw basketball success as a national championship high school basketball player in Middletown, Ohio. He went on to The Ohio State University to lead the Buckeyes to the 1960 College National Championship and three straight NCAA Finals. He remains today the only three-time Big Ten Player of the Year and was also twice-named NCAA Player of the Year.
In 1960, he played on the gold medal-winning U.S. Olympic team. As a professional basketball player, Lucas was named All-NBA First Team three times, NBA All-Star seven times, 1964 NBA Rookie of the Year and Most Valuable Player of the 1965 NBA All-Star Game, among other honors and awards.
Don’t miss this opportunity to learn about Jerry’s athletic basketball fame.
Registration for the Jerry Lucas Luncheon has be fulfilled. Registration fees are non-refundable.
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