LPI Summer Schedule

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THE LAKE PLACID INSTITUTE FOR THE ARTS AND HUMANITIES (LPI) is a non-profit organization committed to fostering opportunities for learning, sharing, and celebrating the Adirondacks’ rich creative heritage, through high caliber and innovative cultural and educational programming. The Institute is a platform for world-class artists, leaders and thinkers to present their work and share their ideas, while also providing residents, visitors, and students of all ages, with an opportunity for cultural and intellectual enrichment.

The Institute is pleased to present the Adirondack Roundtable Summer Series in the Mountainview Room at the Lake Placid Visitors & Conference Center on Main Street, next to the Olympic Arena. Breakfast begins at 8:30 a.m. with the speaker program beginning promptly at 9:00 a.m.  For advance tickets, please contact Executive Director Ashleah Mayberry at 518-523-1312 or info@lakeplacidinstitute.org.  Advance tickets are $30 and tickets for $35 will be sold at the door.  All proceeds benefit the Lake Placid Institute programs, and all contributions are tax-deductible.

The Lake Placid Institute for the Arts & Humanities launches the 10th Annual Chamber Music Seminar for Adults during the week of August 11-15, hosting a group of chamber music enthusiasts who come together to play and study the great chamber music literature under the tutelage of a highly accomplished and prize-winning faculty. The faculty concert will be held at 6:00 P.M. on August 13 in the Northwoods Inn Cabin Grill. This one-hour program features the six faculty members performing a mix of chamber music and solos, including works by Mozart, Beethoven, Dvorak, Bartok and Bach. The week culminates with two informal performances given by the students who have come to Lake Placid from all over the country, on Friday, August 15 at the Northwoods Inn Cabin Grill at 2:00 P.M. and 6:00 P.M. The evening performance will last into the evening, and will be a festive setting with a cash bar. There is a suggested donation of $20 toward the Lake Placid Institute for the faculty concert; the student performances are free to the community, though donations to the Institute are always welcome.

SATURDAY, AUGUST 9 – JAY IRELAND, President/CEO of GE Africa Presents “Africa Ascending” 

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