Entries by CHTQAAdmin

Purdue Glee Club Concert Cancelled

We are sad to announce that the October 23rd concert, featuring The Purdue Varsity Glee Club, has been cancelled.  Purdue has decided to cancel all concerts for the rest of 2020.  We hope to see them back in 2021, however as of this moment, we do not have any word on a date. Stay tuned […]

Historic Lake Wawasee Cruise Rescheduled

Due to COVID-19, the May 21st Historic Lake Wawasee “Then & Now” cruise aboard the S.S. Lillypad has been rescheduled for July 31.  All those who purchased tickets for the May 21 program are being refunded, and will need to purchase tickets for the July 21st cruise.  Tickets for the new date may be purchased […]

Celebrate Women’s Suffrage Centennial

On Aug. 26, 1920, Hoosier women won the right to vote. Starting this Spring and Summer, the Women’s Suffrage Centennial is being celebrated throughout Indiana and America.  August 26 has been designated Women’s Equality Day, and Syracuse has designated the week of August 23-29 as “Women’s Suffrage Centennial Celebration” week. Chautauqua-Wawasee will be putting on […]

Covid-19 Update

We have not canceled May events yet, but will make that decision May 1.  Refunds will be made promptly for the Lillypad Cruise if canceled.  Stay safe!

Purdue Cancels Extracurricular Events – Purdue Varsity Glee Club

Chautauqua-Wawasee has received notice that Purdue University has announced the cancellation of all extracurricular events which includes Purdue Varsity Glee Club performances.  We are very disappointed because their performance scheduled for April 24 here in Syracuse was approaching a sell-out.  We are in the process of refunding all ticket sales; that process will complete by […]

Book Discussion: Lost City & New Pandemic? | March 20, 2020

True Story About A Lost Civilization’s Discovery and a Parasite That is Now Spreading in Worldwide Chautauqua-Wawasee and the Syracuse Public Library are planning a discussion on “The LOST CITY of the Monkey GOD:  A True Story”. The #1 New York Times and Wall Street Journal bestseller, named one of the best books of the year by The Boston […]

Harkless Foundation Awards Chautauqua-Wawasee 2019 $7,000 Grant | December 2019

James E. Caskey, president of the Kenneth and Lela Harkless Foundation, announced $85,500 in grants have been awarded to various organizations within the Syracuse community. The grants were awarded to the following: Syracuse-Wawasee Historical Museum, $16,000; Teen Parents Succeeding, $12,000; Syracuse Parks Department, $10,000; Syracuse Cemetery Association, $10,000; Oakwood Foundation Chautauqua-Wawasee, $7,000; Lilly Center for […]