2021 Events

Whether you attend a single weekend performance with a friend or immerse yourself in nine weeks of classes, lectures and events with your partner – Chautauqua never disappoints. Here, there’s always more to experience and learn for visitors of all ages and walks of life.

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August 14 @ 7:30 am Week Seven (August 7–14)

Mystic Heart Meditation

Hurlbut Marion Lawrance

August 14 @ 9:15 am

Saturday Short Story Discussion Group Week Seven

Chautauqua's Classroom

August 14 @ 9:30 am Week Seven (August 7–14)

Chabad Lubavitch Community Shabbat Service

Chabad Jewish House

August 14 @ 9:30 am

Hebrew Congregation Shabbat Service

Hurlbut Sanctuary

August 14 @ 4:00 pm Week Eight (August 14–21)

Chautauqua Theater Company presents Thurgood

Performance Pavilion on Pratt

August 14 @ 5:00 pm Week Eight (August 14–21)

Roman Catholic Mass

Hurlbut Sanctuary

August 14 @ 5:30 pm Week Eight (August 14–21)

Thurgood Talkback

Performance Pavilion on Pratt

August 14 @ 9:45 pm Week Eight (August 14–21)

Chautauqua Cinema Under the Stars: Warm Bodies

Athenaeum Hotel

August 15 @ 7:45 am Week Eight (August 14–21)

Holy Eucharist (Episcopal)

Chapel of the Good Shepherd

August 15 @ 8:30 am Week Eight (August 14–21)

Meditation, Songs, Prayer and Communion

Hurlbut Sanctuary

August 15 @ 8:45 am Week Eight (August 14–21)

United Church of Christ Worship Service

United Church of Christ

August 15 @ 9:00 am Week Eight (August 14–21)

Holy Eucharist (Episcopal)

Chapel of the Good Shepherd

August 15 @ 9:30 am Week Eight (August 14–21)

Unitarian Universalist Service

Smith Wilkes Hall

August 15 @ 9:30 am Week Eight (August 14–21)

Christian Science Service

Christian Science House

August 15 @ 9:45 am Week Eight (August 14–21)

Unity of Chautauqua

Hurlbut Sanctuary

August 15 @ 10:15 am Week Eight (August 14–21)

Sunday School

Children’s School

August 15 @ 10:45 am Week Eight (August 14–21)

Rev. Lynn Casteel Harper

Amphitheater | CHQ Assembly

August 15 @ 11:00 am

Jumbo Games

Bestor Plaza

August 15 @ 12:15 pm Week Eight (August 14–21)

Roman Catholic Mass

Hurlbut Sanctuary

August 15 @ 12:30 pm

"Twelve Step Meetings"

Hurlbut Marion Lawrance

August 15 @ 2:30 pm Week Eight (August 14–21)

Bill Charlap Trio

Amphitheater

August 15 @ 3:30 pm Week Eight (August 14–21)

Dave Lucas and Jaed Coffin

Virtual Porch

August 15 @ 4:00 pm Week Eight (August 14–21)

Chautauqua Theater Company presents Thurgood

Performance Pavilion on Pratt

August 15 @ 7:00 pm Week Eight (August 14–21)

Shirley Lazarus Lecture Series: Hebrew Congregation

Smith Wilkes Hall

August 15 @ 7:00 pm Week Eight (August 14–21)

Palestine Park Program

Palestine Park

August 15 @ 8:00 pm Week Eight (August 14–21)

Sacred Song

Amphitheater

August 16 @ 12:00 am

Poetry Workshop: Speculative Poetry

Chautauqua's Classroom

August 16 @ 12:00 am

Prose Workshop: Jumpstarting and Revising

Chautauqua's Classroom

August 16 @ 12:00 am

Thus Spake Zarathustra (Online)

Chautauqua's Classroom

August 16 @ 7:30 am Week Eight (August 14–21)

Mystic Heart Meditation

Hurlbut Marion Lawrance

August 16 @ 7:30 am

Gentle Yoga Week Eight

Chautauqua's Classroom

August 16 @ 8:00 am Week Eight (August 14–21)

Roman Catholic Mass

Chapel of the Good Shepherd

August 16 @ 8:15 am

Drawing for Beginners

Chautauqua's Classroom

August 16 @ 8:30 am Week Eight (August 14–21)

Chautauqua Prays for Peace through Compassion

Hall of Philosophy Grove

August 16 @ 9:00 am Week Eight (August 14–21)

Rev. Lynn Casteel Harper

Amphitheater | CHQ Assembly

August 16 @ 9:00 am

The Birth of Tragedy

Chautauqua's Classroom

August 16 @ 9:00 am

Landscape Painting: Week Eight

Chautauqua's Classroom

August 16 @ 9:00 am

Yoga for Your Life: Experience the Joy

Chautauqua's Classroom

August 16 @ 9:00 am

Avoiding Financial Landmines

Chautauqua's Classroom

August 16 @ 10:00 am Week Eight (August 14–21)

Service of Blessing and Healing

Randell Chapel, UCC Headquarters

August 16 @ 10:30 am Week Eight (August 14–21)

Angus Fletcher

Amphitheater | CHQ Assembly

August 16 @ 12:00 pm Week Eight (August 14–21)

Roman Catholic Mass

Chapel of the Good Shepherd

August 16 @ 12:30 pm

The Art of Nature Photography

Chautauqua's Classroom