Tag Archives: Boys’ and Girls’ Club

Women’s Club’s Curatolo makes bequest to ensure Chautauqua’s sustainability

Third-generation Chautauquan Courtney Curatolo started her time at Chautauqua Institution attending Children’s School and Boys’ and Girls’ Club. It seems fitting that her activities at the Institution have matured along with her; she now serves as president of the Chautauqua Women’s Club.

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For 13-year-old, time at Club truly ‘awesome’

The century-old wooden walls of Seaver Gym echo the sounds of a dodgeball game. Rubber soles chirp on the floor as volleys are avoided and delivered. Kids argue like pubescent barristers, absolutely certain that in this world there is order and they each understand it perfectly.

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Opera Young Artists present an evening of love songs at Musical Theater Revue

For directors Andy Gale and Keith Burton, each and every Musical Theater Revue is a labor of love. This evening’s collection, set to begin at 10:30 p.m. in Elizabeth S. Lenna Hall, is no different. It has been titled “When I Fall in Love.”

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Benjamin Hoste | Staff PhotographerKirk Wyant of Southwest Construction, work on a new porch roof for the Oliver Archives Center on June 21. The construction project was one of many being completed in the week prior to the opening of the 2013 season.

For you, a gift: Why Chautauqua often seems just as you left it

In the darkest days of winter, when the dog refuses to go outside and the car is encrusted with brown ice, the Chautauqua Season seems like an impossible dream, the one gift that is too much to ask for.

Congratulations. Your gift has arrived.

On your first evening stroll, it seems that everything on the grounds is just where you left it. That is part of what draws people back year after year. If this is your first visit, you may feel awash in a strange nostalgic déjà vu, as if you have been here in another life.

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Carnegie Science Center brings events to Chautauqua all Week Nine

As the season winds down and staffers from Children’s Club and Boys’ and Girls’ Club return to college, the youth programs look for ways to continue providing programming for young Chautauquans.

The Carnegie Science Center has been coming to Chautauqua late in the season for more than a decade to provide science-related programming and events for Children’s School and Club.

The first event, “Geocaching on the Grounds,” will equip 15 teams with GPS units and pit them against one another in a treasure hunt.

There will be two identical sessions Saturday. The first session is from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m., and the second is from 2–4 p.m. Teams will be able to sign up on Bestor Plaza on a first-come basis.

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Photos: Dancing in the streets

Boys’ and Girls’ Clubbers, Children’s School students and their respective staffs all combined to light up a gloomy morning with some colorful moves last Friday on the Club campus. All photos by Michelle Kanaar.

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