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

July

Title of Talk: The John D. Rockefeller Story-Myth Verses Fact
July 25, 2017, 10:30 am
Willoughby Senior Center
38032 Brown Avenue, Willoughby - Directions
Contact: Renee Mastrangelo 440-951-2832

September

Title of Talk: Millionaires’ Row
September 10, 2017 12:00 pm
TBD
Not Open to the Public

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

Title of Talk: Millionaires’ Row
September 22, 2017 12:00 pm
Marous Brothers Construction
Not Open to the Public

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

Title of Talk: Millionaires’ Row
November 8, 2017 6:00 pm
The Club at Hillbrook
Not Open to the Public

December


2018 Talks

Title of Talk: Millionaires’ Row
May 18, 2018 6:00 pm
TBD
Not Open to the Public

Audience Reactions


The Cleveland Storyteller Audience Reactions

Audience interviews from the May 5, 2017, "Great Estates of Wickliffe and the People Who Lived in Them" presentation.

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 Cleveland History Resources