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

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 - Order Tickets

May

Title of Talk: Famous and Infamous Women of Millionaires’ Row
May 5, 2017 6:00 pm
Coulallenby Mansion (Wickliffe City Hall)
28730 Ridge Road, Wickliffe - Directions
Contact: 440-943-7100
Reservations required - Download Details

Title of Talk: Famous and Infamous Women of Millionaires’ Row
May 9, 2017 6:30 pm
Morley Library
184 Phelps Street, Painesville - Directions
Contact: Jennifer Webster 440-352-3383

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 13, 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: $37.00 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

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 19, 2017 8:00 pm
South Euclid Community Ctr
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: 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: 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

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


Lost Cleveland Memories

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