The Chautauqua on First Wednesday
chatauqua: [SHəˈtôkwə] NOUN NORTH AMERICAN an institution that provided popular adult education courses and entertainment in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. "some sophisticate who had attended chautauquas in other parts of the country"
NO First Wednesday programs June, July & August
September 4, 2019:
Dr. Mark Browne will surely keep us enthralled with his discussion of forensic research in the OHC collection. Prepare to be amused, surprised and amazed by the lives of early Oswego citizens and how Dr. Browne studies photos, letters and notes in the collection and utilizes online resources to solve questions he encounters daily. He will visually walk us through his process and tell fascinating stories along the way. You don’t want to miss this!
October 2, 2019: TBA
November, 6, 2019: TBA
December 4, 2019: Holiday Gift Market
NO First Wednesday Program in January
February 5, 2020: TBA (in conjunction with Lake Oswego Reads Program)
March 4, 2020:
Cece Otto Celebrates International Women's Day and the Anniversary of Women’s Suffrage in the United States. Cece will sing songs and share stories from her newly released album. This Cabaret Event will be held in the Lower Level of the Lakewood Center for the Arts. Food and beverages will be available for purchase. Menu will be posted as we draw closer to the event.