This week's lecture theme is "Moments That Changed the World." In this week, Chautauqua asks five historians to each choose a little-known moment when the ground shifted beneath humanity's feet, and examine how those moments impacted the world of today.
In the hotel dining room, the breakfast buffet offers choices such as pancakes, waffles, eggs and omelettes, breakfast meats, fruits, yogurts, cereals, breads, pastries.
Road Scholar Class: 9:00-10:30 AM. We’ll meet in the Hotel Parlor with our Road Scholar instructor in residence, Dr. Ori Z. Soltes, professor of art history, theology, philosophy, and political history at Georgetown University. Public Lecture: 10:45 AM - Noon in the Amphitheater, directly adjacent to the Hotel.
In the Hotel dining room from Noon - 1:30 PM, choose what you like from the luncheon buffet, and discuss the morning lectures with your fellow participants at the Road Scholar reserved tables.
At 2:00 PM, the Interfaith Lecture series occurs in the Hall of Philosophy, sponsored by the Chautauqua Department of Religion. Or, you can choose from a variety of lectures, classes, and recreational activities, like the 4:00 PM Monday chamber music series in Lenna Hall. Historic bus tours of Chautauqua are available at 2:00 and 4:00 PM. You might also like to explore the Chautauqua campus, see what’s on at an art gallery, curl up with a book, or simply relax.
Dinner will be served in the Heirloom Restaurant at the Athenaeum Hotel, beginning at 5:45 PM.
Performance. At the Amphitheater, enjoy the entertainment scheduled for this evening. 8:15 p.m.