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Upcoming Events and Programs

“From Log Cabin to White House”

President James A. Garfield ~ portrayed by Ed Haney

 for the

Wellington Bicentennial Lecture Series

    Tuesday, April 10, 2018

7:00 p.m.

The Patricia Lindley Center for Performing Arts

67 N. Main St.

Wellington, OH  44090

440-647-5005

https://www.lindleycenter.com/

 *FREE*

 For more information, please contact Jenny Arntz, Director, at jarntz@mainstreetwellington.com

or visit http://www.mainstreetwellington.org/,  

or https://www.facebook.com/mainstreetwellington.

“Meet President James A. Garfield”

Portrayed by Ed Haney

 for the

Road Scholars’

“Ohio: Cradle of Presidents” Tour

    Wednesdays, April 25

(also available September 12 & October 10, 2018)

3:00  p.m.

President James A. Garfield Birth Site Park

4350 SOM Center Rd.

Moreland Hills, OH  44022

Meet-and-Greet ~ Life Story ~ Photos

 For more information, please contact

Lynde at Destinations & Tours at 440-840-6334,

or visit

https://www.roadscholar.org/find-an-adventure/21963/ohio-cradle-of-presidents,

or https://www.facebook.com/President-James-A-Garfields-Birthplace-831239807004754/.

“A Visit with Ulysses S. Grant”

 

Portrayed by Don Miller

 at the

First Place Christian Center

Saturday, April 21, 2018

5:30 p.m.

16 W. Franklin Street

Troy, Ohio 45373

937-335-2826

 Memories of Civil War & Reconstruction

 For more information,

 please visit

https://www.facebook.com/pages/First-Place-Christian-Center/324648777683739.

“From Log Cabin to White House”

President James A. Garfield ~ portrayed by Ed Haney

 for the

Brimfield Historical Society

    Thursday, April 26, 2018

7:00 p.m.

Kelso House Museum

4158 State Route 43

Kent, OH  44240

330-673-1058

 Program & Refreshments

*Small Fee

For more information, please contact curator@kelsohouse.org,

or visit http://kelsohouse.org/,   

or https://www.facebook.com/kelsohousemuseum/

“Meet President & Mrs. Lincoln”

  

Portrayed by John & Marian King

at the

“Raid on Ravenswood”

Civil War Re-Enactment

Friday, April 27, 2018: 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Saturday, April 28, 2018: 1:00 p.m.

Sunday, April 29, 2018: 9:00 a.m.  

Held at Washington Lands Riverfront Park

220 Riverfront Park

Ravenswood, WV  26164

Jackson County

Family-fun activities, including a  field hospital, historic interpreters, Union and Confederate forces, period salesmen, a blacksmith, artillery ~ and much more!

 For more information, please visit https://jchswv.org/index.php   or https://www.facebook.com/WashingtonsWesternLands.  

“Meet George Washington

  

Portrayed by Dale Fellows

for the

Cuyahoga County Public Library ~

Parma Branch

Saturday, April 28, 2018

2:00 p.m.

6996 Powers Blvd.

Parma, OH 44129

440-885-5362

For more information and registration, please contact the library,

or visit http://www.cuyahogalibrary.org/Branches/Parma.aspx or

https://www.facebook.com/CuyahogaLib.

“Meet President James A. Garfield”

Portrayed by Ed Haney

 for the

“Garfield Celebration”

    Friday, May 4, 2018

5:00 ~ 8:30  p.m.

Garfield Elementary School

7090 Hopkins Rd.

Mentor, OH  44060

440-255-6609

Meet-and-Greet ~ Photos ~ End-of-Year Activities

For more information, please contact the school,

or visit http://www.mentorschools.net/garfieldelementary_home.aspx,    

or https://www.facebook.com/MentorPublicSchools.  

“A Visit with Abraham Lincoln”

  

Portrayed by John King

for

St. Anselm Church

Friday, May 4, 2018

12:00 p.m.

12969 Chillicothe Rd.

Chesterland, OH  44026

440-729-9575

For more information, please contact the church,

or visit https://stanselm.org/ or

https://www.facebook.com/SaintAnselmChurch.   

“Life after President Garfield”

Widow & Former First Lady Lucretia R. Garfield

 Portrayed by Debbie Weinkamer

 for the

Brimfield Historical Society

Thursday, May 10, 2018

7:00 p.m.

Kelso House Museum

 4158 State Route 43

 Kent, OH 44240

330-673-1058

Program & Refreshments

*Small Fee

For more information, please contact curator@kelsohouse.org,

or visit http://kelsohouse.org/,    

or https://www.facebook.com/kelsohousemuseum/.  

 “Meet Presidents Lincoln & Washington”

  

Portrayed by John W. King & Dale Fellows

at the

Veteran's Memorial for the

 Monroeville Sesquicentennial Celebration

Saturday, May 19, 2018

2:00 p.m.

2 South Main St.

(Rt. 20 – 5 mi. west of Norwalk)

Monroeville, OH 44847

419-465-2922

Meet the Presidents ~ Photos ~

Speeches, including the Gettysburg Address

 For more information, please contact the Village,

or visit http://www.monroevilleohio.com/  or

https://www.facebook.com/Monroeville150/.

“A Visit with the Lincolns”

  

Portrayed by John & Marian King

for

Vicksburg Middle School’s

Civil War Day

Historical Society Village

300 N. Richardson Street

Vicksburg, MI  49097

269-649-1733

 Friday, May 25, 2018

8:30 a.m. ~ 2:30 p.m.

For more information, please visit http://www.vicksburgcommunityschools.org/middle_school/ or

https://www.facebook.com/pages/Vicksburg-Community-Schools/188304267573.

“A Visit with Abraham Lincoln”

  

Portrayed by John King

for

Tallmadge Historical Society

Saturday, May 26, 2018

6:30 p.m.

12 Tallmadge Circle

Tallmadge, OH  44278

330-630-9760

For more information, please contact the historical society,

or visit https://tallmadge-ohio.org/ or

https://www.facebook.com/tallmadgehistoricalsociety/.     

“Courtship & Marriage of the Garfields”

First Lady Lucretia R. Garfield

Portrayed by Debbie Weinkamer

 for the

Methodist Women’s Spring Luncheon

Saturday, June 2, 2018

Mentor Plains United Methodist Church

7271 Lake Shore Blvd.

Mentor, OH  44060

440-946-1193

Luncheon:  12:00 p.m.

Program following

For more information, please contact the church,

or visit http://www.mentorplainsumc.org/

or https://www.facebook.com/MentorPlains/.

“Meet the Lincolns”

  

President & Mrs. Abraham Lincoln

Portrayed by John & Marian King

for the

 Civil War Encampment at

Historic Henderson Hall

Saturday & Sunday, June 16 & 17, 2018

10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

517 Old River Rd.

Williamstown, WV 26187

304-375-2129

For more information, please visit http://hendersonhallwv.com/

or https://www.facebook.com/Henderson-Hall-214201258706743/.

“Letters from the Front”

  

A Civil War Program

with General & Mrs. James A. Garfield

Portrayed by Ed Haney & Debbie Weinkamer

at the

Solon Historical Society

33975 Bainbridge Rd.

Solon, Ohio 44139

 Tuesday, June 19, 2018

7:00 p.m.

For more information, please contact Mary Shimits at 440-248-3586,

or visit http://solonhistoricalsociety.org/

or https://www.facebook.com/solonhistoricalsociety/.   

"George Washington”

  

Portrayed by Dale Fellows

at the

The Alpine Theatre

210 Main St.

 Ripley, WV 25271

304-372-1637

 Tuesday ~ July 3, 2018

6:00 to 8:00 p.m.

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4th of July Grand Parade

203 S. Church Street

Ripley, WV  25271

Wednesday ~ July 4, 2018

12:00 p.m. 

With George Washington & Benjamin Franklin

For more information, please visit http://www.ripley4thofjuly.us/

or

https://www.facebook.com/Ripley-4th-of-July-Celebration-133551989231/

“Meet Abraham Lincoln

  

Portrayed by John King

at the

Ripley 4th of July Parade

Wednesday, July 4, 2018

12:00 p.m.

203 S. Church Street

Ripley, WV  25271

304-532-0548

For more information, please visit

http://www.ripley4thofjuly.us/

or

https://www.facebook.com/Ripley-4th-of-July-Celebration-133551989231/.

“A Visit with the Lincolns”

President & Mrs. Abraham Lincoln

Portrayed by John & Marian King

 for the

Greenville Heritage Days Festival

Saturday, July 7, 2018

11:00 a.m. ~ 4:00 p.m.

Riverside Park

Memorial Drive ~ Greenville, PA 16125

For more information, please visit

 http://www.greenvilleheritagedays.com/Default.aspx or  https://www.facebook.com/pages/Greenville-PA-Heritage-Days/227213407307803

 “From Log Cabin to White House”

President James A. Garfield ~ portrayed by Ed Haney

 for the

CCPL – Parma Branch Library

   Thursday, July 19, 2018

7:00 p.m.

6996 Powers Blvd.

 Parma, OH  44129

440-885-5362

For more information and reservations, please contact the library,

or visit

http://attend.cuyahogalibrary.org/events?v=list&l=Parma%20Branch

or http://www.cuyahogalibrary.org/Branches/Parma.aspx.

“Meet Abraham Lincoln”

Portrayed by John W. King

  at the

128th Annual Pierpont Pioneer Picnic

Friday, August 24, 2018 ~ 4 to 7 p.m.

Saturday, August 25, 2018 ~ 12 to 4 p.m.

Sunday, August 26, 2018 ~ 12 to 4 p.m.

1809 Middle Rd.

Pierpont Twp., OH  44082

*Free, family fun with food, games, and music*

For more information, please visit

https://www.facebook.com/Pierpont-Pioneer-Picnic-1516800215206010

“Meet President James A. Garfield”

Portrayed by Ed Haney

 for the

Road Scholars’

“Ohio: Cradle of Presidents” Tour

    September 12

(also available October 10, 2018)

3:00  p.m.

President James A. Garfield Birth Site Park

4350 SOM Center Rd.

Moreland Hills, OH  44022

Meet-and-Greet ~ Life Story ~ Photos

 For more information, please contact

Lynde at Destinations & Tours at 440-840-6334,

or visit

https://www.roadscholar.org/find-an-adventure/21963/ohio-cradle-of-presidents,

or https://www.facebook.com/President-James-A-Garfields-Birthplace-831239807004754/.

“A Visit with the Lincolns”

President & Mrs. Abraham Lincoln

Portrayed by John & Marian King

at the

Patriot Day Tribute Concert

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

6:00 p.m.

Lake Shore Park

1700 East 1st St.

Ashtabula, OH  44004

440-964-3819

 For more information, please visit

http://www.lakeshoreparkashtabula.org/ or

https://www.facebook.com/pages/Lake-Shore-Park-Ashtabula/226507953379?fref=ts.   

“Meet President James A. Garfield”

Portrayed by Ed Haney

 for the

Road Scholars’

“Ohio: Cradle of Presidents” Tour

    October 10, 2018

3:00  p.m.

President James A. Garfield Birth Site Park

4350 SOM Center Rd.

Moreland Hills, OH  44022

Meet-and-Greet ~ Life Story ~ Photos

 For more information, please contact

Lynde at Destinations & Tours at 440-840-6334,

or visit

https://www.roadscholar.org/find-an-adventure/21963/ohio-cradle-of-presidents,

or https://www.facebook.com/President-James-A-Garfields-Birthplace-831239807004754/.

“A Visit with Abraham Lincoln”

  

Portrayed by John King

for the

35th Annual

Ashtabula County Covered Bridge Festival

Saturday, October 13, 2018: 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Sunday, October 14, 2018: 12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Held in Downtown Jefferson Village

East Jefferson & Chestnut Streets ~ East to RR Tracks

Jefferson, OH  44047

440-576-3769

**Free Admission**

Souvenirs, Crafts, Entertainment, Demonstrations, Quilt Show,

Contests, Parade, Kids Rides/Games, Great Food

Plus Driving Tours of the 18 Covered Bridges of Ashtabula County

For more information, please visit https://www.coveredbridgefestival.org/ or

https://www.facebook.com/pages/Ashtabula-County-Covered-Bridge-Festival/368717903156819.  

“Meet George Washington

  

Portrayed by Dale Fellows

In honor of Presidents’ Day for the

Bremen Area Historical Society

Sunday, February 24, 2019

 2:00 p.m.

 9090 Marietta Street

Bremen, Ohio 43107

740-569-4788

 For more information, please contact Kathy Mowry at

the historical society, or visit

http://www.bremenvillage.com/historical.htm

or   https://www.facebook.com/BremenOhio/.   

 

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