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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Events

September

Title of Talk: Millionaires’ Row
September 25, 2016 9:30 am
Church of the Savior
Not Open to the Public

Title of Talk: Millionaires’ Row
September 28, 2016, 10:30 am
Grays Armory
Not Open to the Public

Title of Talk: Millionaires’ Row
September 30, 2016 1:00 pm
North Olmsted Senior Center
Not Open to the Public


October

Title of Talk: The Great Estates of Wickliffe
October 5, 2016, 10:30 am
Willoughby Senior Center
38032 Brown Avenue, Willoughby - Directions
Contact: Amy or Renee (440) 951-2832

Title of Talk: Millionaires’ Row
October 6, 2016 6:00 pm
Mayfield Country Club
Not Open to the Public

Title of Talk: Life on the Row
October 11, 2016 7:00 pm
John A. Spitzer Conference Center
Not Open to the Public

Title of Talk: Famous and Infamous Women of Millionaires’ Row
October 12, 2016 11:30 am
Valley Inn Restaurant
Not Open to the Public

Title of Talk: White Motors Story
October 16 2016, 11:00 am
Location to be announced (hosted by North East Ohio Model A Club)
Not Open to the Public

Title of Talk: Famous and Infamous Women of Millionaires’ Row
October 20 2016, 12:45 pm
Location to be announced (hosted by Folio Club)
Not Open to the Public


November

Title of Talk: Millionaires’ Row
November 2, 2016 6:30 pm
DeJohn Funeral Home
Not Open to the Public

Title of Talk: Famous and Infamous Women of Millionaires’ Row
November 8, 2016, 10:30 am
Willoughby Senior Center
38032 Brown Avenue, Willoughby - Directions
Contact: Amy or Renee (440) 951-2832

Title of Talk: Famous and Infamous Women of Millionaires’ Row
November 12, 2016 12:00 pm
Quail Hollow Country Club
Not Open to the Public

NEW Talk: The Great Estates
Special Evening Open House Presentation with Food & Drinks
The Club at Hillbrook
14800 Hillbrook Drive, Chagrin Falls, OH 44022 - Directions
Please Call 440-247- 4940 for Reservations

Title of Talk: TBD
November 30, 2016 10:00 am
The Carriage House Auditorium at Stan Hywet
Not Open to the Public


2017 Talks

February

Title of Talk: Famous and Infamous Women of Millionaires’ Row
February 8, 2017 11:00 am
Willoughby School of Fine Arts
Not Open to the Public

Title of Talk: Millionaires’ Row
February 14, 2017 11:30 am
Willoughby Hills United Methodist Church
Not Open to the Public

Title of Talk: Millionaires’ Row
February 21, 2017 110:30 am
St. Ladisias Catholic Church
Not Open to the Public

March

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

April

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 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

Featured Event

ball-room

NEW Millionaires’ Row
October 1, 2016, 5:30-10 pm

Learn about the intriguing personal side of the great Euclid Avenue and how it came into being. Experience the story of a time when Cleveland was the greatest and wealthiest city in the world.

The Ballroom at Park Lane
10510 Park Lane, Cleveland - Directions
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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.