Sherra Babcock, Director, Education Department, Chautauqua Institution (http://www.ciweb.org/), presented an overview of both Chautauqua and it's various educational venues. These include, The Lecture Platform, The Chautauqua Literary & Scientific Circle, Special Studies, Writers' Center, Smith Memorial Library, Oliver Archives Center, and Cohen Recording Studio. Education is one of the four pillars that have defined Chautauqua since it's inception in 1874. The other three pillars are Art, Religion, and Recreation.
This presentation is part of the "Imagine Buffalo Niagara in the 21st Century" Downtown Library Noon-Hour 2010 - 2011 Lecture/Discussion Series every 2nd & 4th Tuesday sponsored by The Center for the Study of Art, Architecture, History & Nature (C-SAAHN); http://www.buffaloah.com/h/center/index.html. --- By Dennis Galucki, Founder, C-SAAHN