Ohio Chautauqua 2018: Modern Legends

New Richmond

June 26 – 30

Evening Performances

Gather under the tent with neighbors and friends for an evening of live music, living history, and engagement.

Village Bandstand & Susanna Park

Performances begin at 7:30 p.m.

Live local music at 6:30 p.m.

Tuesday, June 26
Susan Marie Frontczak as Erma Bombeck
Music by The Trio (Robin & Joani Lacy)

Wednesday, June 27
Fred Blanco as Cesar Chavez
Music by Steve Free

Thursday, June 28
Dr. Sally Ann Drucker as Betty Friedan
Music by Raison D’Etre

Friday, June 29
Dr. J. Holmes Armstead as Benjamin O. Davis Jr.
Music by Ryan Wilson

Saturday, June 30
Jeremy Meier as Robert F. Kennedy
Music by Micheall Reed

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Daytime Programs for Adults

Engage in real conversations about real issues at these scholar-led programs.

Clermont County Public Library

103 River Valley Blvd
New Richmond, OH 45157

Tuesday, June 26
11:00 a.m.

America Emerges as a World Power 1940 -1970 with Dr. J. Holmes Armstead (Benjamin O. Davis Jr.)

4:00 p.m.
Zoot Suit Riots with Fred Blanco (Cesar Chavez)

Wednesday, June 27
4:00 p.m.

Women in Advertising Media with Dr. Sally Ann Drucker (Betty Friedan)

Thursday, June 28
4:00 p.m.

Hooked on Humor with Susan Marie Frontczak (Erma Bombeck)

Friday, June 29
4:00 p.m.

Kennedy Men: Father and Sons with Jeremy Meier (Robert F. Kennedy)

Family Day

Bring the whole family to the VFW for a day of fun activities!

VFW Hall

111 George St
New Richmond, OH 45157

Saturday, June 30

10:00 – 10:30 a.m.
To Make Gentle the Life of This World: Martin Luther King Jr. and Robert F. Kennedy
with Jeremy Meier (Robert F. Kennedy)

10:45 – 11:15 a.m.
The Airplane, Flying the 20th Century
with Jim Armstead (Benjamin O. Davis Jr.)

11:30 a.m. – Noon
Feminism Then and Now
with Sally Ann Drucker (Betty Friedan)

12:15 -12:45 p.m.
Character Development for Chautauqua
with Fred Blanco (Cesar Chavez)

1:00 – 1:30 p.m.
Legendary Children’s Stories from the mid-20th Century
with Susan Marie Frontczak (Erma Bombeck)

Ohio Chautauqua 2018: Modern Legends


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