Posts Tagged 'Miller Bell Tower 100th Anniversary Celebration'

Ringing in a centennial

Ringing in a centennial

“I fell in love with Chautauqua’s Miller Bell Tower at the age of 5,” Carolyn Benton said.

Now in her 10th year as the bell tower’s chimemaster, Benton gushes enthusiastically about many things, but especially about Chautauqua’s most prominent symbol.

100 mini bell towers celebrate anniversary

100 mini bell towers celebrate anniversary

News flash! On Sunday, the Miller Bell Tower will be auctioned 100 times! W-H-O-A, not to worry. It’s not the red brick tower, whose bells awaken Chautauquans and welcome visitors every morning, but 100 Miller Bell Tower 12-inch models designed and decorated by 100 Chautauquans.