Cleveland Storyteller's Speaking Engagements

While there are many great pioneers in Cleveland's past, these are summaries of the people and stories you'll learn about in Dan Ruminski's talks and on this site.

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Read Dan's article from Fine Lifestyles the Magazine, Cleveland's Public Square, Not Just Any Square.


Events

June

Title of Talk: Millionaires’ Row
June 3, 2017 9:30 am
Gilmour Academy Alumni Bus Tour
Not Open to the Public

Title of Talk: Millionaires’ Row
June 12, 2017 6:00 pm
Medina County District Library
635 Wooster Street, Lodi - Directions
Contact: Jack Phoenix 330-722-6235 Ext 2910

Title of Talk: The Avenue, Cleveland's Millionaires’ Row
June 14, 2017 7:00 pm
Chardon Library
110 E. Park Street, Chardon - Directions
Contact: Carol Tuttle 440-285-7601

Title of Talk: Millionaires’ Row
June 15, 2017 6:00 pm
Bogart, Timura & Associates
Not Open to the Public

Title of Talk: Millionaires’ Row
June 19, 2017 12:00 pm
Marous Brothers Construction
Not Open to the Public

Title of Talk: Famous and Infamous Women of Millionaires’ Row
June 26, 2017 5:00 pm
Shoreby Club
Not Open to the Public

July

Title of Talk: Famous and Infamous Women of Millionaires’ Row
July 10, 2017, 7:00 pm
The Peter Miller House Museum
33740 Lake Road, Avon Lake - Directions
Contact: Judy Kaminski 440-933-8942
Open to the public but seating is limited-please call Judy to RSVP

Title of Talk: Millionaires’ Row
July 12, 2017 11:00 am
Avon Senior Center
36786 Detroit Road, Avon - Directions
Contact: Annmarie Nyikes 440-934-6452

Title of Talk: The John D. Rockefeller Story-Myth Verses Fact
July 25, 2017, 7:00 pm
Willoughby Senior Center
38032 Brown Avenue, Willoughby - Directions
Contact: Renee Mastrangelo 440-951-2832

September

Title of Talk: Famous and Infamous Women of Millionaires’ Row
September 14, 2017 7:00 pm
North Royalton Branch Library
5071 Wallings Road, North Royalton Directions
Free & Open to the Public
Registration Required via phone at 440-237-3800 or their website www.cuyahogalibrary.org

October

Title of Talk: Millionaires’ Row
October 5, 2017 6:30 pm
Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
American Society for Clinic Radiologists
Not Open to the Public

Title of Talk: Famous and Infamous Women of Millionaires’ Row
October 12, 2017 11:30 am
Mentor Methodist Church
Not Open to the Public

Title of Talk: Famous and Infamous Women of Millionaires’ Row
October 18, 2017 7:00 pm
Lakewood Historical Society Women's Board Meeting
Not Open to the Public

Title of Talk: Millionaires’ Row
October 26, 2017 6:30 pm
Parkside Church-The Commons Room
7100 Pettibone Road, Bainbridge - Directions
$10.00 per person, includes dinner and talk
Registration Required - will post details closer to event

November

Title of Talk: TBD
November 2, 2017 6:30 pm
Edward Jones Financial
Not Open to the Public

Videos by Dan


The Great Estates of Wickliffe DVD Trailer

This trailer features one of the Cleveland Storyteller's live presentations. Journey from "Millionaires Row" to " Millionaires Mile" in Wickliffe, to London, Paris, and ending in Hunting Valley. Hear how our main character, Laura Mae Corrigan, rose from poverty, entertaining royalty and fighting the Third Reich.


Rockefeller Short


Millionaires' Row Short


Birth of the Auto Industry in Cleveland Short


Other History Events

Experience the History of President Abraham Lincoln's Assassination & Funeral

Wednesday, May 10
Open Viewing 4-7 pm; Presentation 7 pm
At DeJohn Funeral Homes & Celebrations Center in Chesterland
Free admission, but please RSVP
Download Flyer

Lost Cleveland Memories

For more stories of our area, contact Dennis R. Sutcliffe through Lost Cleveland Memories.