Morning Lectures

073117 lewisBlack OS 07Ideas and opinions are exchanged in an open, challenging atmosphere, and CHQ's knowledgeable audiences have the opportunity to participate in question-and-answer sessions at the conclusion of the lectures.

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Interfaith Lectures

071217 susansmith EC0377This series is designed to present issues that impact the lived experience of everyday life from theological, ethical, moral, humanitarian, philosophical and religious perspectives.

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Heritage Lectures

heritage lecturePresented by the Chautauqua Institution Archives, this series combines the research of Archives staff with notable historians and CHQ scholars in order to explore the rich history of CHQ and its effect on American culture.

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CLSC Authors

072017 sandra cisneros OS 03Reading together since 1878, the Chautauqua Literary and Scientific Circle has remained a leader in adult education through quality programming. Each summer, the CLSC chooses nine books of literary quality and invites the authors to CHQ present their work to an audience of approximately 1,000 readers.

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VACI Lectures

VACI lectureVisiting and resident artists discuss their work, process and inspiration.

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Special Lectures

081617 CivilDialogueReview CB00283Lectures sponsored wholly or in part by the Department of Education but which fall outside the normal 10:45 a.m. Amphitheater format will be posted as they are scheduled.

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