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Art, Artists, and Art Trails of Chautauqua County, NY

By Margot Russell You don’t have to be an art connoisseur to enjoy a day at Chautauqua County’s galleries and studios. The area’s local artists are talented in a number of artistic mediums, including sculpture, ceramics, painting and jewelry, so

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Blossoms, Boats and Baseball: Your Guide to a Perfect Chautauqua Spring

Teens reading next to the tulip beds at Chautauqua

Spring never seems to arrive in Western New York quite as soon as we’d like, but here in Chautauqua County we’re ready to get the season going as soon as the first tulip blooms. It’s the perfect time for a

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12 Things to do this Spring in Chautauqua County

Spring in western New York is a time for maple syrup, bird migrations, spring skiing, last minute snowmobiling, and the gradual transition to green grass, golf, fishing, new plantings and the opening of seasonal shops and restaurants. Below are a

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2013 Chautauqua in June Festival Celebrates Local Farms, Food and Drink

The Chautauqua County Visitors Bureau announces the third annual Chautauqua in June learning festival, May 31 – June 16, 2013, held in the tradition of lifelong learning popularized by Chautauqua Institution more than 139 years ago. The new two week schedule

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At the Confluence of Chautauqua and Major League Fishing

On Monday, August 27, 2012, twenty-four professional bass anglers took to the waters of Chautauqua Lake in western New York for six days of intense bass fishing during Jack Link’s Major League Fishing 2013 General Tire Summit Cup. Produced by

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Colors of Chautauqua Festival Offers Myriad Ways to Explore the Natural and Cultural Landscape of Southwestern New York

The new Colors of Chautauqua fall learning festival, October 5-21, 2012, in Chautauqua County, NY celebrates both the brilliant colors of the season as well as the culture of lifelong and leisure learning in southwestern New York State. Many of

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Great Rhythm Revival Retreat Returns to Sherman over Labor Day Weekend 2012

Award winning teacher and founding member of the multi platinum selling band Rusted Root Jim Donovan returns to Sherman, NY to host the 3rd annual Great Rhythm Revival Retreat on Labor Day weekend August 31, September 1 & 2, 2012

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Chautauqua’s Historic and Natural Gems Showcased During Chautauqua in June

Visitor attractions in Chautauqua County, NY founded on culture, heritage and the natural landscape will be showcased during the Chautauqua in June learning festival, May 25 – June 17, 2012. Experts from birding to history, and rowing to architecture will lead

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What Would You Like to Learn Today?

The first of what we hope will be an annual Chautauqua-in-June Learning Festival is winding down this week while the region is buzzing with activity gearing up for the summer season. The schedule of learning activities is also making a

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Master Gardeners, Organic Farmers, and CIA Trained Chef Participate in Chautauqua in June Learning Festival

Sustainable living practices, locally grown foods and freshly prepared meals go hand in hand during the Chautauqua in June learning festival held in the lifelong learning tradition popularized by Chautauqua Institution more than 137 years ago. More than 50 workshops

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