Themes for the 2018 Chautauqua Lecture Series are posted below. These 90-minute lectures are held at 10:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Monday-Thursday during the summer season, unless otherwise noted. Please see the weekly Lakesider newspaper for detailed lecture descriptions and room locations.


Specific lecture titles and speakers will be posted as they are confirmed. For questions or more information, contact the Education Department or call (419) 798-4461, ext. 239.


Lecture Series Week 1

Creating & Publishing Children’s Books

Authors and illustrators of children’s books discuss aspects of the creative and publishing processes. A Hoover Auditorium exhibit of artwork by children’s book illustrators, on loan from the Mazza Museum, complements the theme.

Community Sustainability

Strategies and concepts relating to community sustainability will be explored by Jill Stephens Fleisher, PhD, Professor of Sociology and Co-Director of the Sustainability Program, and Franklin B. Lebo, JD, PhD, Assistant Professor of Sustainability, both from Baldwin Wallace University.

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Lecture Series Week 2

The Opioid Crisis

Featured speaker, Sam Quinones, author of Dreamland: The True Tale of America’s Opiate Crisis, and regional experts discuss this national epidemic.

Hoover Evening Lecture

Anna Eleanor Roosevelt, President/CEO of Goodwill Industries of Northern New England and granddaughter of President Franklin D. and Eleanor Roosevelt, will lecture on “A Meaningful Life.”

Astronomy & Astrophysics

Patrick Durrell, PhD, Distinguished Professor of Astronomy & Physics and Director of the Ward Beecher Planetarium at Youngstown State University, presents lectures focused on black holes, space telescopes, the Virgo Cluster and exoplanets.

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Lecture Series Week 3

Medical Advances

Experts, including Francis Price, Jr., MD, founder and President of the Cornea Research Foundation of America, share advancements in the areas of organ and tissue transplants.  

Hoover Author Visit

Laura Schroff, international and #1 New York Times best-selling author of An Invisible Thread, An Invisible Thread Christmas Story and Angels on Earth, will speak on the power of acts of kindness and human connections.

Travels with Neil Zurcher

Neil Zurcher, author and Cleveland “Fox 8 News” reporter, shares tales from his more than 35 years on the road as the host of “One Tank Trips.”  

No lectures will be held on Wednesday, July 4.

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Lecture Series Week 4

The Living Landscape: Observation, Design & Stewardship

Author, photographer and landscape ethicist, Rick Darke, shares his landscape design expertise based on his recent book, The Living Landscape: Designing for Beauty and Biodiversity in the Home Garden.

supported by a Lakeside garden enthusiast

Jane Austen at 200

In commemoration of the 200th anniversary of Jane Austen’s last published novel, explore the author’s life, works and legacy with Juliette Wells, PhD, Elizabeth Conolly Todd Distinguished Professor of English at Goucher College.

supported by the Knobel Family Endowment

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Lecture Series Week 5

Japanese Society in the 21st Century

Anne E. Imamura, PhD, Georgetown University Adjunct Professor and retired Director, Area Studies Division of the Foreign Service Institute, examines aspects of Japanese society, including values, the family system, gender roles, minorities and societal challenges. 

African American Poetry & Spirituals

A focus on the tradition of African American poetry and spirituals will be explored by experts including Herbert Martin, PhD, Poet and Professor Emeritus of English at the University of Dayton.

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Lecture Series Week 6

Lifespan Memory

Ohio Wesleyan University Professor of Psychology, Lynda K. Hall, PhD, explores factors that influence long-term memory, including accessibility of knowledge, cognitive aging and memory malleability.   

Vearl Smith Memorial Historic Preservation Workshop

Supported by the Vearl Smith Memorial Endowment for Historic Preservation

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Lecture Series Week 7

U.S. Founding Fathers

The lives and legacies of key figures, as well as historical events leading to the establishment of the U.S. as an independent nation will be explored by experts Edward Lengel, PhD, Chief Historian at The White House Historical Association and former Director of the Washington Papers & Denver Brunsman, PhD, Associate Professor of History at George Washington University.

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Lecture Series Week 8

Seeking Peace in a Multi-Faith World

A combined Faith for Living Hour and morning education lecture features Preacher of the Week, the Rev. Dr. Deanna Ferree Womack, Assistant Professor of History of Religions & Multi-Faith Relations, Emory University, speaking on interfaith topics. (Please note: special Faith for Living Hour/morning lecture time: 10-11:30 a.m.) The afternoon “Peace with Justice” theme welcomes the Rev. Dr. Gary Mason, Director of Rethinking Conflict, a conflict transformation organization in Belfast, Ireland.

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Lecture Series Week 9

C.S. Lewis

This combined Faith for Living Hour and morning education lecture features Preacher of the Week, the Rev. Dr. Jerry Root, speaking about the life and works of C.S. Lewis. (Please note: special Faith for Living Hour/morning lecture time: 10-11:30 a.m.)

In connection with this lecture theme, please also join us for "An Evening with C.S. Lewis" with David Payne at 8:15 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 15 in Hoover Auditorium.

The Art of...

This afternoon theme provides a look at multiple forms of artistic expression by those who create it.

Hoover Evening Program

“An Evening with C.S. Lewis,” a one-person play presented by David Payne, explores the twilight years of the author as he hosts a group of American writers at his home, telling them stories of his associations, his writing, his family, his faith and his great love.  

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Lecture Series Week 10

Cross-Cultural Excellence

Laura Kriska, cross-cultural consultant and author, shares best practices for using cultural data as a tool to build bridges, which lessen the divide between different cultural groups.

Citizen Science

Joe Heimlich, PhD, Principal Researcher for the Lifelong Learning Group within the Center for Research & Evaluation at COSI, and Professor Emeritus at The Ohio State University, explores the importance of informal environmental learning through a variety of learning strategies.

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Lecture Series Week 11

Lakeside University

Lakeside experts and favorite speakers from the past offer morning lectures on their areas of expertise.

Foreign Film Festival

This afternoon theme features an introductory lecture on the first day of the theme by Robert Dudash, Professor Emeritus and Film Society Director at Lorain County Community College, and viewing of a foreign film each subsequent day.

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Week 1 Schedule

Creating & Publishing Children’s Books
Mon, Jun 18, 2018
   10:30am-12:00pm
   Chautauqua Hall
The Sparkle Box
Jill Hardie
Author of The Sparkle Box
Mon, Jun 18, 2018
   1:30pm-3:00pm
   Chautauqua Hall
Illustrating Children's Books
Richard Cowdrey
Children's Book Illustrator
Tue, Jun 19, 2018
   10:30am-12:00pm
   Chautauqua Hall
The Process of Publishing Children’s Books
David FitzSimmons
Author of the Curious Critters Series
Tue, Jun 19, 2018
   1:30pm-3:00pm
   Chautauqua Hall
It's Always Been My Dream to Work in a Children's Bookstore
David Richardson
Manager
Blue Marble Books
Community Sustainability
Wed, Jun 20, 2018
   10:30am-12:00pm
   Chautauqua Hall
Community Sustainability: An Overview
Jill Stephens Fleisher, PhD
Sustainability Program Co-Director & Professor of Sociology
Baldwin Wallace University
Wed, Jun 20, 2018
   1:30pm-3:00pm
   Chautauqua Hall
Benefits & Challenges of Building Local Food Systems
Jill Stephens Fleisher, PhD
Sustainability Program Co-Director & Professor of Sociology
Baldwin Wallace University
Thu, Jun 21, 2018
   10:30am-12:00pm
   Chautauqua Hall
Biomimicry: Looking at Nature to Reimagine & Redesign Products
Franklin Lebo, JD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Sustainability
Baldwin Wallace University
Thu, Jun 21, 2018
   1:30pm-3:00pm
   Chautauqua Hall
The Lake Erie Energy Development Corporation (LEEDCo)
Franklin Lebo, JD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Sustainability
Baldwin Wallace University

Week 2

The Opioid Crisis
Mon, Jun 25, 2018
   10:30am-12:00pm
   Hoover Auditorium
Dreamland: Our National Opiate Addiction Epidemic and How We Got Here (Part I)
Sam Quinones
Author of Dreamland: The True Tale of America's Opiate Epidemic
Mon, Jun 25, 2018
   1:30pm-3:00pm
   Hoover Auditorium
Dreamland: Our National Opiate Addiction Epidemic and How We Got Here (Part II)
Sam Quinones
Author of Dreamland: The True Tale of America's Opiate Epidemic
NOTE: A book signing will follow the afternoon lecture and books will be on sale at the lectures.
Tue, Jun 26, 2018
   10:30am-12:00pm
   Orchestra Hall
The Lucas County Drug Abuse Response Team (DART)
Sheriff John Tharp
Lucas County Sheriff's Office
Tue, Jun 26, 2018
   1:30pm-3:00pm
   Orchestra Hall
The Opioid Crisis: What Is Going on?
Brenda Cronin
Executive Director
Mental Health & Recovery Board of Erie & Ottawa Counties
Astronomy & Astrophysics
Wed, Jun 27, 2018
   10:30am-12:00pm
   Orchestra Hall
Astronomy with Space Telescopes
Patrick Durrell, PhD
Distinguished Professor of Astronomy & Physics and Director of the Ward Beecher Planetarium
Youngstown State University
Wed, Jun 27, 2018
   1:30pm-3:00pm
   Orchestra Hall
Black Holes
Patrick Durrell, PhD
Distinguished Professor of Astronomy & Physics and Director of the Ward Beecher Planetarium
Youngstown State University
Thu, Jun 28, 2018
   10:30am-12:00pm
   Orchestra Hall
A Trip to the Virgo Cluster of Galaxies
Patrick Durrell, PhD
Distinguished Professor of Astronomy & Physics and Director of the Ward Beecher Planetarium
Youngstown State University
Thu, Jun 28, 2018
   1:30pm-3:00pm
   Orchestra Hall
Exoplanets
Patrick Durrell, PhD
Distinguished Professor of Astronomy & Physics and Director of the Ward Beecher Planetarium
Youngstown State University

Week 3

Medical Advances
Mon, Jul 02, 2018
   10:30am-12:00pm
   Chautauqua Hall
Lung Transplantation: Past to the Present
Marie Budev, DO, MPH
Medical Director, Lung Transplant Program
Cleveland Clinic
Mon, Jul 02, 2018
   1:30pm-3:00pm
   Chautauqua Hall
Organ Donation & Lung Transplantation: Where We are Today
Marie Budev, DO, MPH
Medical Director, Lung Transplant Program
Cleveland Clinic
Tue, Jul 03, 2018
   10:30am-12:00pm
   Chautauqua Hall
Out with the Old: Replacement Parts for the Eye
Drs. Francis & Marianne Price
Cornea Research Foundation of America
Tue, Jul 03, 2018
   1:30pm-3:00pm
   Chautauqua Hall
Windows to the World: Eye Care for a Lifetime
Drs. Francis & Marianne Price
Cornea Research Foundation of America
Travels with Neil Zurcher
Thu, Jul 05, 2018
   10:30am-12:00pm
   Orchestra Hall
The Best of One Tank Trips
Neil Zurcher
Author & Host of Cleveland Fox 8 "One Tank Trips"
Thu, Jul 05, 2018
   1:30pm-3:00pm
   Orchestra Hall
Strange Tales from Ohio
Neil Zurcher
Author & Host of Cleveland Fox 8 "One Tank Trips"

Week 4

The Living Landscape: Observation, Design & Stewardship
Mon, Jul 09, 2018
   10:30am-12:00pm
   Orchestra Hall
The Art of Observation
Rick Darke
Author, Photographer & Landscape Ethicist
Mon, Jul 09, 2018
   1:30pm-3:00pm
   Orchestra Hall
A Watershed in Design
Rick Darke
Author, Photographer & Landscape Ethicist
Tue, Jul 10, 2018
   10:30am-12:00pm
   Orchestra Hall
The Living Landscape: Life is in the Layers
Rick Darke
Author, Photographer & Landscape Ethicist
Tue, Jul 10, 2018
   1:30pm-3:00pm
   Orchestra Hall
The High Line: Re-Imagining the Accidental Landscape
Rick Darke
Author, Photographer & Landscape Ethicist
Jane Austen at 200
Wed, Jul 11, 2018
   10:30am-12:00pm
   Chautauqua Hall
The Life of Jane Austen
Juliette Wells, PhD
Elizabeth Conolly Todd Distinguished Professor of English
Goucher College
Wed, Jul 11, 2018
   1:30pm-3:00pm
   Chautauqua Hall
Jane Austen’s Useful Stories
Juliette Wells, PhD
Elizabeth Conolly Todd Distinguished Professor of English
Goucher College
Thu, Jul 12, 2018
   10:30am-12:00pm
   Chautauqua Hall
The Novels of Jane Austen
Juliette Wells, PhD
Elizabeth Conolly Todd Distinguished Professor of English
Goucher College
Thu, Jul 12, 2018
   1:30pm-3:00pm
   Chautauqua Hall
Jane Austen’s Lasting Legacy
Juliette Wells, PhD
Elizabeth Conolly Todd Distinguished Professor of English
Goucher College

Week 5

Japanese Society in the 21st Century
Mon, Jul 16, 2018
   10:30am-12:00pm
   Chautauqua Hall
Cultural Literacy, Foundational Concepts & Structures
Anne E. Imamura, PhD
Adjunct Professor, Georgetown University 
Retired Director, Area Studies Division, Foreign Service Institute
Mon, Jul 16, 2018
   1:30pm-3:00pm
   Chautauqua Hall
The Family System & Gender
Anne E. Imamura, PhD
Adjunct Professor, Georgetown University 
Retired Director, Area Studies Division, Foreign Service Institute
Tue, Jul 17, 2018
   10:30am-12:00pm
   Chautauqua Hall
“Outsiders” in Japan
Anne E. Imamura, PhD
Adjunct Professor, Georgetown University
Retired Director, Area Studies Division, Foreign Service Institute
Tue, Jul 17, 2018
   1:30pm-3:00pm
   Chautauqua Hall
Current Challenges
Anne E. Imamura, PhD
Adjunct Professor, Georgetown University
Retired Director, Area Studies Division, Foreign Service Institute
African American Poetry
Wed, Jul 18, 2018
   10:30am-12:00pm
   Chautauqua Hall
Negro Spirituals: Spirituals & Symbolism
Jeanine Donaldson
Musician
Wed, Jul 18, 2018
   1:30pm-3:00pm
   Chautauqua Hall
The Works of Paul Laurence Dunbar
Herbert W. Martin, PhD
Poet & Professor Emeritus of English
University of Dayton
Thu, Jul 19, 2018
   10:30am-12:00pm
   Chautauqua Hall
Readings from the Poetry of Herbert W. Martin
Herbert W. Martin
Poet & Professor Emeritus of English
University of Dayton
Thu, Jul 19, 2018
   1:30pm-3:00pm
   Chautauqua Hall
Negro Spirituals: Pleas, Prose & Protest
Jeanine Donaldson
Musician

Week 6

Lifespan Memory
Mon, Jul 23, 2018
   10:30am-12:00pm
   Chautauqua Hall
Very Long Term Memory
Lynda Hall, PhD
Professor of Psychology
Ohio Wesleyan University
Mon, Jul 23, 2018
   1:30pm-3:00pm
   Chautauqua Hall
Accessibility of Knowledge
Lynda Hall, PhD
Professor of Psychology
Ohio Wesleyan University
Tue, Jul 24, 2018
   10:30am-12:00pm
   Chautauqua Hall
Cognitive Aging
Lynda Hall, PhD
Professor of Psychology
Ohio Wesleyan University
Tue, Jul 24, 2018
   1:30pm-3:00pm
   Chautauqua Hall
The Malleability of Memory
Lynda Hall, PhD
Professor of Psychology
Ohio Wesleyan University
Vearl Smith Memorial Historic Preservation Workshop
Wed, Jul 25, 2018
   10:30am-12:00pm
   Chautauqua Hall
Historic Preservation: Creatively Connecting Communities
Sarah Marsom
Heritage Preservation Consultant
Wed, Jul 25, 2018
   1:30pm-3:00pm
   Chautauqua Hall
A Cottage Renovation Story: Beulah House (231 Poplar Ave.)
Owners: Brenda Knipp & Kathy Rhodes
Documentary Day
Thu, Jul 26, 2018
   10:30am-12:00pm
   Chautauqua Hall
"Jane" (2017)
National Geographic (90 minutes)
Thu, Jul 26, 2018
   1:30pm-3:00pm
   Chautauqua Hall
"Faces Places" (2015)
Cohen Media Group (90 minutes)

Week 7

U.S. Founding Fathers
Mon, Jul 30, 2018
   10:30am-12:00pm
   Orchestra Hall
The Story of a Great Man: The Life of George Washington
Edward Lengel, PhD
Chief Historian, The White House Historical Association
Former Director, The Washington Papers
Mon, Jul 30, 2018
   1:30pm-3:00pm
   Orchestra Hall
Declaring Independence
Denver Brunsman, PhD
Associate Professor of History
George Washington University​
Tue, Jul 31, 2018
   10:30am-12:00pm
   Orchestra Hall
The Revolutionary War: Opening Stages (1775-1778)
Edward Lengel, PhD
Chief Historian, The White House Historical Association
Former Director, The Washington Papers
Tue, Jul 31, 2018
   1:30pm-3:00pm
   Orchestra Hall
The Revolutionary War: The Road to Victory (1779-1783)
Edward Lengel, PhD
Chief Historian, The White House Historical Association
Former Director, The Washington Papers
Wed, Aug 01, 2018
   10:30am-12:00pm
   Orchestra Hall
Women, African Americans & American Indians in the Revolution
Denver Brunsman, PhD
Associate Professor of History
George Washington University​
Wed, Aug 01, 2018
   1:30pm-3:00pm
   Orchestra Hall
Compromises in Adopting the Constitution
Denver Brunsman, PhD
Associate Professor of History
George Washington University​
Thu, Aug 02, 2018
   10:30am-12:00pm
   Orchestra Hall
Washington, Hamilton & the Federalist Era
Denver Brunsman, PhD
Associate Professor of History
George Washington University​
Thu, Aug 02, 2018
   1:30pm-3:00pm
   Orchestra Hall
George Washington Slept Here: Myths & Legends of the Founder
Edward Lengel, PhD
Chief Historian, The White House Historical Association
Former Director, The Washington Papers

Week 8

SEEKING PEACE IN A MULTIFAITH WORLD
Interfaith Focus (combined morning Education Lecture & Faith for Living Hour)
Mon, Aug 06, 2018
   10:00am
   Orchestra Hall
Approaches to Interfaith Dialogue & Peacebuilding
Rev. Dr. Deanna Ferree Womack
Assistant Professor of History of Religions & Multi-Faith Relations
Emory University​
Tue, Aug 07, 2018
   10:00am
   Orchestra Hall
Jewish-Christian-Muslim Relations: Historical Models
Rev. Dr. Deanna Ferree Womack
Assistant Professor of History of Religions & Multi-Faith Relations
Emory University​
Wed, Aug 08, 2018
   10:00am
   Orchestra Hall
Islam in America: Learning from the Past, Confronting Prejudice
Rev. Dr. Deanna Ferree Womack
Assistant Professor of History of Religions & Multi-Faith Relations
Emory University​
Thu, Aug 09, 2018
   10:00am
   Orchestra Hall
Imagining the Future: Games for Peace, Games for Dialogue
Rev. Dr. Deanna Ferree Womack
Assistant Professor of History of Religions & Multi-Faith Relations
Emory University​
Peace with Justice Focus (afternoon lecture theme)
Mon, Aug 06, 2018
   1:30pm-3:00pm
   Orchestra Hall
The Role of Reconciliation, Memory & Theology in Shaping the Public Stage (Part I)
Rev. Dr. Gary Mason
Director of Rethinking Conflict
Conflict transformation organization in Belfast, Ireland
Tue, Aug 07, 2018
   1:30pm-3:00pm
   Orchestra Hall
The Role of Reconciliation, Memory & Theology in Shaping the Public Stage (Part II)
Rev. Dr. Gary Mason
Director of Rethinking Conflict
Conflict transformation organization in Belfast, Ireland
Wed, Aug 08, 2018
   1:30pm-3:00pm
   Orchestra Hall
From Extremism to Inclusion: What Hardliners Joining the Peace Process in Northern Ireland Can Teach a Post-Election U.S.
Rev. Dr. Gary Mason
Director of Rethinking Conflict
Conflict transformation organization in Belfast, Ireland
Thu, Aug 09, 2018
   1:30pm-3:00pm
   Orchestra Hall
Redirecting the Church Outwards
Rev. Dr. Gary Mason
Director of Rethinking Conflict
Conflict transformation organization in Belfast, Ireland

Week 9

C.S. Lewis (combined morning Education Lecture & Faith for Living Hour)
Mon, Aug 13, 2018
   10:00am
   Orchestra Hall
C. S. Lewis & the Love of God
Rev. Dr. Jerry Root
C.S. Lewis Scholar & Director of the Evangelism Initiative at the Billy Graham Center
Wheaton College
Tue, Aug 14, 2018
   10:00am
   Orchestra Hall
C. S. Lewis: Joy & the Deep Longing for God
Rev. Dr. Jerry Root
C.S. Lewis Scholar & Director of the Evangelism Initiative at the Billy Graham Center
Wheaton College
Wed, Aug 15, 2018
   10:00am
   Orchestra Hall
C. S. Lewis: Spiritual Formation & Mere Christianity
Rev. Dr. Jerry Root
C.S. Lewis Scholar & Director of the Evangelism Initiative at the Billy Graham Center
Wheaton College
Thu, Aug 16, 2018
   10:00am
   Orchestra Hall
C. S. Lewis: Spiritual Formation & the Life of the Imagination
Rev. Dr. Jerry Root
C.S. Lewis Scholar & Director of the Evangelism Initiative at the Billy Graham Center
Wheaton College
The Art of... (afternoon lecture theme)
Mon, Aug 13, 2018
   1:30pm-3:00pm
   Chautauqua Hall
The Art of... First-Person Portrayals
John Moser, PhD
Professor of History
Ashland University
Tue, Aug 14, 2018
   1:30pm-3:00pm
   Chautauqua Hall
The Art of... Woodworking
Dan & Julie Warther
Warther Woodworking
Wed, Aug 15, 2018
   1:30pm-3:00pm
   Chautauqua Hall
The Art of... Haiku
Julie Warther
Midwest Regional Coordinator
Haiku Society of America
Thu, Aug 16, 2018
   1:30pm-3:00pm
   Orchestra Hall
The Art of... A Capella
Ball in the House A Capella Group

Week 10

Cross-Cultural Excellence
Mon, Aug 20, 2018
   10:30am-12:00pm
   Chautauqua Hall
The Importance of Cross-Cultural Excellence in the 21st Century
Laura Kriska
Cross-Cultural Consultant & Author
Mon, Aug 20, 2018
   1:30pm-3:00pm
   Chautauqua Hall
Cross-Cultural Damage & Solutions in Communities
Laura Kriska
Cross-Cultural Consultant & Author
Tue, Aug 21, 2018
   10:30am-12:00pm
   Chautauqua Hall
Cross-Cultural Damage & Solutions in Families
Laura Kriska
Cross-Cultural Consultant & Author
Tue, Aug 21, 2018
   1:30pm-3:00pm
   Chautauqua Hall
Cross-Cultural Damage & Solutions in Daily Life
Laura Kriska
Cross-Cultural Consultant & Author
Citizen Science
Wed, Aug 22, 2018
   10:30am-12:00pm
   Chautauqua Hall
Human Learning: Informal, Nonformal, Incidental & Everyday
Joe Heimlich, PhD
Principal Researcher, Lifelong Learning Group
COSI Center for Research & Evaluation
Wed, Aug 22, 2018
   1:30pm-3:00pm
   Chautauqua Hall
Informal Science Learning
Joe Heimlich, PhD
Principal Researcher, Lifelong Learning Group
COSI Center for Research & Evaluation​
Thu, Aug 23, 2018
   10:30am-12:00pm
   Chautauqua Hall
Giving & Learning: Citizen Science
Joe Heimlich, PhD
Principal Researcher, Lifelong Learning Group
COSI Center for Research & Evaluation
Thu, Aug 23, 2018
   1:30pm-3:00pm
   Chautauqua Hall
What Do We Want to Know?
Joe Heimlich, PhD
Principal Researcher, Lifelong Learning Group
COSI Center for Research & Evaluation

Week 11

Lakeside University (morning lecture theme)
Mon, Aug 27, 2018
   10:30am-12:00pm
   Chautauqua Hall
From Label to Table: The New Nutritional Food Label
Wendy Stuhldreher, PhD
Professor Emerita of Public Health & Social Work
Slippery Rock University
Tue, Aug 28, 2018
   10:30am-12:00pm
   Chautauqua Hall
Eight from the State: Ohio Presidents
Bill Carlson
Newspaper Reporter & Editor (retired)
Wed, Aug 29, 2018
   10:30am-12:00pm
   Chautauqua Hall
The Art of Travel
Bev Bartczak & Joan Price
The Fine Print bookstore
Thu, Aug 30, 2018
   10:30am-12:00pm
   Chautauqua Hall
A White Glove Tour of the Lakeside Heritage Society Archives
Dakota Harkins
Manager of Operations
Lakeside Heritage Society
Foreign Film Festival (afternoon lecture theme)
Mon, Aug 27, 2018
   1:30pm-3:00pm
   Chautauqua Hall
An Introduction to Foreign Films
Robert Dudash
Professor Emeritus & Film Society Director
Lorain County Community College​
Tue, Aug 28, 2018
   1:30pm-3:00pm
   Chautauqua Hall
"A Man Called Ove" (2015)
Director: Hannes Holm​
Sweden (with English subtitles)
116 minutes
Wed, Aug 29, 2018
   1:30pm-3:00pm
   Chautauqua Hall
"As It Is in Heaven"
Director: Kay Pollak
Sweden (with English subtitles)
130 minutes
Thu, Aug 30, 2018
   1:30pm-3:00pm
   Chautauqua Hall
"After the Wedding"
Director: Susanne Bier
Denmark (with English subtitles)
119 minutes

Week 1

View the Lakesider PDF for lecture series descriptions. Additional Community Education programs and special workshops can be viewed here.

Week 2

View the Lakesider PDF for lecture series descriptions. Additional Community Education programs and special workshops can be viewed here.