Holiday Gift Ideas for the Family

Posted on December 14, 2011

Holiday Gift Ideas for the Family

Give the Lakeside experience to family and friends this holiday season. Below are a few ideas that you might share as a gift during this very special season of giving.   

Lakeside Season Gate Pass Certificates

Share the Chautauqua experience with a special loved one and give the gift of Lakeside this holiday season. For information about purchasing a Season or Daily Gate Pass Certificate, contact Sylvia Chappell at 419-798-4461, ext. 247 or

Hotel Gift Certificates

Hotel Lakeside and Fountain Inn Gift Certificates are available for the 2012 summer season. Gift certificates are transferable, but non-refundable and are valid for one year from the date of purchase. For more information, contact Steve Koenig at 419-798-4461, ext. 343 or

Lakeside Rascals Book

Linda Smith is selling her Lakeside children’s book, Lakeside Rascals. The story involves two friends who find fun in Lakeside. It is told through several mischievous incidents involving Harriet the raccoon and Squirrelly the squirrel.

The book may be purchased before Christmas for $20 by emailing Please include your name and address in the email. Shipping will be an additional $4. The book will also be available at The Fine Print bookstore this summer. Profits from book sales will go to the Lakeside Fund in support of the C. Kirk Rhein, Jr., Center for the Living Arts.

Doin’ Nothin’ in Lakeside Book

Brenda Knipp, a longtime Lakesider, has published two photo books about her summer home. The beauty of Lakeside is evident in her second book, Doin’ Nothin’ in Lakeside, in which Knipp showcases the community as a relaxing vacation spot, with opportunities to do as much or as little as the heart desires. The book is available on Amazon for $30. The Lakeside Fund will receive $10 for each copy sold.

Lakeside-Marblehead Lighthouse Festival T-Shirts

Lighthouse Festival T-shirts may be ordered by calling 419-798-4461, ext. 236 or emailing T-shirts are $21, which includes the cost of shipping.