The following are remarks made by the Rev. Robert M. Franklin during a service at Hurlbut Memorial Church honoring Martin Luther King Jr. on Monday Jan. 20, 2014.


"Dream No Small Dreams"
Robert M. Franklin, Director, The Department of Religion

Chautauqua Institution, January 20, 2014

Thank you to all who are responsible for this service.
Pastor Paul, Juanita, Tom, John, Maureen, Sandy, Sadie and the Tribute Choir for your gifts and inspiration.  

The Chautauquan, winter 2014

The Athenaeum Hotel has announced major plans to improve the overall CHQ experience for all on the grounds this summer, with new dining options for hotel guests and the launch of a full-service restaurant.

The Chautauquan, winter 2014

As it enters its 85th anniversary year as the musical heartbeat of Chautauqua Institution, the Chautauqua Symphony Orchestra prepares to celebrate its rich history this summer and take significant steps in shaping its future.

Summer is waiting for you at CHQ
June 27 – August 30, 2015

Challenge yourself. Discover a hidden talent. Explore the arts. Inspire a new generation.

Chautauqua Institution is a community on the shores of Chautauqua Lake in southwestern New York state that comes alive each summer with a unique mix of fine and performing arts, lectures, interfaith worship and programs, and recreational and lifelong learning activities.

Over the course of nine weeks, more than 100,000 visitors will stay at CHQ and participate in programs, classes and community events for all ages—all within the beautiful setting of a historic lakeside village.

Plan Your Visit Now