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

February

Title of Talk: Famous and Infamous Women of Millionaires’ Row
February 20, 2017 11:30 am
The Tanglewood Club
Not Open to the Public

Title of Talk: Millionaires’ Row
February 21, 2017 10:30 am
St. Ladisias Catholic Church
Not Open to the Public

Title of Talk: Millionaires’ Row
February 22, 2017 6:00 pm
DeJohn Funeral Homes & Celebrations Center
12811 Chillicothe Road, Chesterland - Directions
Cost is $10.00 per person: Details & Registration

March

Title of Talk: Famous and Infamous Women of Millionaires’ Row
March 10, 2017 6:00 pm
Shaker Heights Country Club
Not Open to the Public

Title of Talk: Millionaires’ Row
March 15, 2017 6:30 pm
Progressive Insurance
Not Open to the Public

Title of Talk: Millionaires’ Row
March 16, 2017 6:30 pm
Edward Jones Financial
Not Open to the Public

Title of Talk: Millionaires’ Row
March 19, 2017 12:30 pm
B’nai Jeshurun Congregation
Not Open to the Public

Title of Talk: Famous and Infamous Women of Millionaires’ Row
March 21, 2017 7:00 pm
Westlake Porter Public Library
27333 Center Ridge Road, Westlake - Directions
Contact: Dan Dmytrykiw 440-250-5486

Title of Talk: Famous and Infamous Women of Millionaires’ Row
March 23, 2017 7:00 pm
Canterbury Golf Club Womens’ Event
Not Open to the Public

Title of Talk: Famous and Infamous Women of Millionaires’ Row
March 24, 2017 2:00 pm
St. Mary of the Woods
35755 Detroit Rd, Avon, OH - Directions
Contact: Tracey Murphy 440-937-2735

Title of Talk: Millionaires’ Row
March 25, 2017 3:00 pm
Mather Mansion
2605 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland - Directions
3:00-4:00 Tours of Mansion, Open Beer & Wine Bar & Heavy Hors d'oeuvres
4:15-5:30 Presentation by Cleveland Storyteller
5:30-6:00 Tours of Mansion
Cost: $20.00 per ticket- Includes food, beverage, tour & talk
Paid Parking Available in East Garage Behind the Mansion

MatherMansion-promo To RSVP for Mather Mansion event please contact Daniel Ruminski @ 216-326-7700 or email
Visa, MasterCard & American Express are excepted for the entry fee

April

Title of Talk: Famous and Infamous Women of Millionaires’ Row
April 23, 2017 2:00 pm
Geauga County Public Library-Chardon
Not Open to the Public

Title of Talk: Famous and Infamous Women of Millionaires’ Row
April 26, 2017, 1:00 pm
The Fine Arts Association
38660 Mentor Avenue, Willoughby - Directions
Tickets: $15 person or $12 for groups or 10 or more-ordering details TBD

May

Title of Talk: Famous and Infamous Women of Millionaires’ Row
May 11, 2017 12:00 pm
Meeting of Non Profit Group, Women in the Field of Transportation
Not Open to the Public

Title of Talk: Famous and Infamous Women of Millionaires’ Row
May 15, 2017 7:00 pm
Mayfield Village Community Center
Not Open to the Public

Title of Talk: Famous and Infamous Women of Millionaires’ Row
May 20, 2017 7:00 pm
Pine Ridge Country Club
Not Open to the Public

Title of Talk: Millionaires’ Row
May 22, 2017 1:00 pm
Village of Walton Hills
Not Open to the Public

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: 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

July

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

October

Title of Talk: Millionaires’ Row
October 5, 2017 6:30 pm
Cleveland Clinic-American Society for Clinic Radiologists
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

November

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

Autism Fundraiser March 19

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Join Master of Ceremonies and popular Willoughby Mayor David Anderson as he questions The Storyteller on the greatness of Cleveland's gilded age.

The answers will surprise, amaze and entertain in a way that you will never look at Cleveland, Ohio, in the same light again.

Details and online registration


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


Lost Cleveland Memories

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