Hamilton, Ohio

Hamilton, Ohio, founded in 1791, is located in Butler County along the Great Miami River. Hamilton was named after Alexander Hamilton, the first United States Secretary of the Treasury. The town grew into a significant manufacturing city which produced equipment for the miles of surrounding farms during the nineteenth-century. Today, Hamilton has a significant a presence in the field of business, government, history and community sites within the Cincinnati-Dayton metroplex.

Ohio Chautauqua 2016 Schedule of Events

Daytime Programs

Tuesday, June 14
Pyramid Hill Sculpture Park & Museum
1763 Hamilton Cleves Road
Hamilton, Ohio 45013

10:30 a.m. Youth Program: Susan Marie Frontczak: Writing about Nature
2:00 p.m. Adult Program: Dianne Moran: Dian Fossey, Passionate Mountain Gorilla Researcher and Defender

Wednesday, June 15
Butler County Historical Society
327 N. Second Street
Hamilton, Ohio 45011

10:30 a.m. Youth Program- 10:30 a.m. Dan Cutler: Prehistoric People—How Primitive Were They?
2:00 p.m. Adult Program: Susan Marie Frontczak: Does a Clone Have a Soul – or – Grappling with the Monster

Thursday, June 16
Partners in Prime
140 Ross Avenue
Hamilton, Ohio  45013

10:30 a.m. Youth Program- 10:30 a.m. Chuck Chalberg: Roosevelt’s Character and Roosevelt as an American Character
2:00 p.m. Adult Program: 
Dan Cutler: Living in the Natural World

Friday, June 17
Miami Hamilton Downtown
221 High Street
Hamilton, Ohio 45011

10:30 a.m. Youth Program: Dianne Moran: Animal Researchers
2:00 p.m. Adult Program: 
Susan Marie Frontczak:What Almost Stopped Marie Curie

Saturday, June 18
Hamilton Lane Public Library
300 N 3rd Street
Hamilton, Ohio 45011

10:30 a.m. Youth Program: Susan Marie Frontczak: Storytelling: How Math Can Save Your Life
2:00 p.m. Adult Program: 
Chuck Chalberg: Roosevelt as a Progressive

Evening Performances

Miami University-Hamilton Campus
1601 University Blvd
Hamilton, Ohio 45011

Performances begin at 7:30 p.m. 
Live local music at 6:30 p.m.

Tuesday, June 14: Chuck Chalberg as Theodore Roosevelt
Wednesday, June 15: Dianne Moran as Dian Fossey
Thursday, June 16: Susan Marie Frontczak as Marie Curie
Friday, June 17: Dan Cutler as Chief Cornstalk
Saturday, June 18: Susan Marie Frontczak as Mary Shelley


Sponsors and Partners:

Pyramid Hill

Pyramid Hill Sculpture Park & Museum

Lane Library

Lane Public Library

Partners in Prime Building

Partners in Prime

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Hamilton 2016 Reader

Click HERE or the image above to download a copy of the Hamilton 2016 Chautauqua Reader.

Ohio Chautauqua 2016 Tour


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For questions about Ohio Chautauqua,
call 1.800.293.9774