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Upcoming Events and Programs

 “A Visit with Presidents Lincoln & Washington ~

Hosted by Lucretia Garfield”

  

Portrayed by John W. King, Dale Fellows, & Debbie Weinkamer

In honor of Presidents’ Day at the

James A. Garfield National Historic Site

Monday, February 20, 2017

11:00 a.m. ~ 3:00 p.m.

 8095 Mentor Ave.

Mentor, OH 44060

440-255-8722

A Fee-Free Event for the entire family!

Meet the Presidents ~ Kids’ activities & crafts ~

Visit the Garfield home

 For more information, please contact the Site,

or visit http://www.nps.gov/jaga/index.htm or

https://www.facebook.com/GarfieldNPS/?fref=ts.  

 

“10th Annual Dinner with the Presidents”

            

Meet President & Lady Washington, President & Mrs. Abraham Lincoln,

and President & Mrs. James A. Garfield

Portrayed by Dale & Nancy Fellows, John & Marian King, Ed Haney, & Debbie Weinkamer

 

Monday, February 20, 2017

5:00 to 8:00 p.m.

Yours Truly Restaurant – Mentor

7280 Center Street ~ Mentor, Ohio  44060

440-255-3003

 

A Family Event in honor of Presidents’ Day!

 

* No reservations necessary * Order from the regular menu

 

Mentor Library will provide presidential crafts & books

 

For more information, visit http://www.ytr.com or https://www.facebook.com/yourstrulyrestaurants?ref=ts

 

“Memoirs of U.S. Grant”

 

Portrayed by Don Miller

In Honor of Presidents’ Day

 at the

Medina County Home

Retirement & Assisted Living Facility

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

1:30 p.m.

6144 Wedgewood Rd.

Medina, OH 44256

330-723-9552

For more information, please contact Becky Hess at 330-723-9551 Ext. 5   or via email at rhess@medinaco.org, or visit http://www.medinacountyhome.com/

or https://www.facebook.com/pages/Medina-County-County-Home/157622987605706.

“Meet the Lincolns”

    

Portrayed by

John & Marian King

for

McGregor Pace Senior Outreach Services

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

12:30 p.m.

The Langston Hughes Center

2390 E. 79th St.

Cleveland, OH  44104

216-361-0917

 

For more information, contact McGregor Pace,

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

 

“A Visit with President Abraham Lincoln”

  

Portrayed by John King

for

Kingsville Elementary School ~ 1st Grade

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

11:00 a.m.

5875 State Route 193

Kingsville, OH  44048

440-224-0281

For more information, please contact the school,

or visit

http://www.buckeyeschools.info/KingsvilleElem.cfm?subpage=76679.  

“A Visit with President Abraham Lincoln”

  

Portrayed by John King

for

Jefferson Elementary School

 Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Morning

204 W. Mulberry St.

Jefferson, OH  44047

440-57682646572

For more information, please contact the school,

or visit

http://www.jalsd.org/schools/jes.  

“Meet President Abraham Lincoln”

  

Portrayed by John King

for the

Geauga County Democratic Party

Thursday, February 23, 2017

7:00 p.m.

12428 Kinsman Rd.

Newbury Township, OH  44140

440-218-2747

For more information, please contact the phone number above.

 “A Visit with Presidents Lincoln & Washington

  

Portrayed by John W. King & Dale Fellows

In honor of Presidents’ Day at

Good Shephard Lutheran Church

Sunday, February 26, 2017

2:00 ~ 4:00 p.m.

7643 Lake Shore Blvd.

Mentor, OH 44060

440-255-7822

Meet the Presidents ~ Photos ~ Children’s activities

~ Refreshments ~

 For more information, please contact the church,

or visit

http://www.goodshepherdmentor.com/default.asp?sec_id=180019559 or

 https://www.facebook.com/Good-Shepherd-Lutheran-Church-420783331321107/

“A Visit with President Abraham Lincoln”

  

Portrayed by John King

for the

East Springfield Senior Center

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

10:00 a.m.

Federated Church

11995 Main St.

East Springfield, PA  16411

814-922-3655

info@fedchurch.net

For more information, please contact the church,

or visit http://www.fedchurch.net/index-6.html, or

https://www.facebook.com/fedchurch/.

“Meet George Washington

  

Portrayed by Dale Fellows

at

Willoughby Middle School

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

1:00 to 3:30 p.m.

36901 Ridge Road

Willoughby, OH 44094

440-975-3600

For more information,

please contact the school, or visit

http://www.weschools.org/willoughbymiddleschool_home.aspx

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

“From Log Cabin to the White House”

The Life of President James A. Garfield

Portrayed by Ed Haney

 for the

Senior Saints

   Monday, March 6, 2017

Lunch: 12:00 p.m.; Program: 1:15 p.m.

Nottingham Baptist Church

2921 Bishop Rd.

 Willoughby Hills, OH  44092

440-943-4622

For more information, please call Tom Medlen at 216-543-4221,

or visit http://www.nottinghambaptist.org/?page_id=6, or https://www.facebook.com/pages/Nottingham-Baptist-Church/111582732213390.

 “President Lincoln’s Faith”

  

Portrayed by John King

for

Arrowbrook Baptist Church

Thursday, March 9, 2017

7:00 p.m.

1125 Bellbrook Rd.

Xenia, OH  45385

937-372-5361

For more information, please contact the church,

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

https://www.facebook.com/arrowbrookbaptist/.

“A Visit with Mary Todd Lincoln”

 

Portrayed by Marian King

 for

Cuyahoga County Public Library’s

North Royalton Branch

Tuesday ~ March 14, 2017

7:00 p.m.

 5071 Wallings Road

North Royalton, OH 44133

440-237-3800

 * FREE program * Reservations requested *

 For reservations and more information, please contact the library

or visit

http://www.cuyahogalibrary.org/Branches/North-Royalton.aspx

or https://www.facebook.com/CuyahogaLib/?fref=ts.

“Life after President Garfield”

Widow & Former First Lady Lucretia R. Garfield

Portrayed by Debbie Weinkamer

 for the

Mahoning Valley Lifelong Learning Institute

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

2:00 p.m.

Park Vista

 1216 Fifth Ave.

 Youngstown, OH 44504 

330-746-2944, Ext. 1215

For more information, please contact Denise Rubano at Park Vista,

or visit http://ww http://www.mvlli.org/ or

https://www.facebook.com/ParkVistaofYoungstown/?fref=ts.  

“Courtship & Marriage of James & Lucretia Garfield”

  

First Lady Lucretia R. Garfield

Portrayed by

Debbie Weinkamer

for the

Rose Institute of Lifelong Learning

 Wednesday, April 5, 2017

 2:00 p.m.

 Menorah Park Center for Senior Living

Miller Boardroom

27100 Cedar Rd.

Beachwood, OH  44122

216-831-6500

 Fee: $1.00 ~ Residents; $5.00 ~ Family Members

   For more information and reservations, please contact the Center,

or visit http://www.menorahpark.org/lifelonglearning.html,

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

“A Visit with Mary Todd Lincoln”

 

Portrayed by Marian King

 for the

GCC – Ohio Retired Teachers Association

Luncheon

Wednesday ~ April 12, 2017

12:00 p.m.

 Program following lunch

 The Valley Inn Restaurant

Cuyahoga Valley Career Center

8001 Brecksville Road

Brecksville, OH 44146

440-746-8293

For reservations and more information, please contact

Katherine Glenn at 440-232-8236

or visit http://www.gccorta.com/index.html.

“Meet George Washington

  

Portrayed by Dale Fellows

at the

Friends of the Library Meeting

Monday, April 24, 2017

 10:00 a.m.

Austintown Library

600 S. Raccoon Rd.

 Austintown, OH 44515

330-744-8636

 For more reservations and information,

please contact the library, or visit

http://www.libraryvisit.org/locations-hours/austintown-library/

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

“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

 Monday, May 15, 2017

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 Mary Todd Lincoln”

 

Portrayed by Marian King

 for

Sebring Presbyterian Church

Tuesday ~ May 16, 2017

6:00 p.m.

 525 North 16th St.

Sebring, OH 44672

330-938-2805

For reservations and more information, please contact

the church, or visit http://sebringpres.weebly.com/ or

https://www.facebook.com/SebringPresbyterianChurch/.

“A Conversation with

Mary Todd Lincoln & Lucretia Garfield”

      

Portrayed by Marian King & Debbie Weinkamer

for the

Peace Bear Project, Inc.

Annual Fundraiser Luncheon

 Saturday, May 20, 2017

11:00 a.m.

Hilton Garden Inn

 8971 Wilcox Dr.

(I-480 at SR 82)

 Twinsburg, OH 44087

330-405-4488

 Tickets: $30.00

11:00 a.m. – Chinese Raffle

Lunch - 12:00 p.m., followed by Program

For more information and reservations,

 please contact Colleen Thompson at 440-248-7209,

or via e-mail at cthom929@aol.com.  

“Courtship & Marriage of the Garfields”

  

First Lady Lucretia R. Garfield

Portrayed by

Debbie Weinkamer

for the

Huron Public Library

 Thursday, May 25, 2017

 7:00 p.m.

 333 Williams Street

Huron, OH  44839

419-433-5009

**FREE program**

  For more information and reservations, please contact the library,

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

 https://www.facebook.com/huronpl.  

“Meet President James A. Garfield”

Portrayed by Ed Haney

 for the

Garfield Window Rededication

at the Solon Historical Society Museum

   Sunday, June 4, 2017

1:00 p.m.

33975 Bainbridge Rd.

 Solon, OH  44139

440-248-3586

For more information, please call Mary Shimits at the number above,

or via email at contact@solonhistoricalsociety.org,

or visit http://solonhistoricalsociety.org/ and  https://www.facebook.com/solonhistoricalsociety/.  

“Meet the Lincolns”

  

President & Mrs. Abraham Lincoln

Portrayed by John & Marian King

for the

 Civil War Re-Enactment at

Historic Henderson Hall

Saturday & Sunday, June 17 & 18, 2017

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/.

“Life after President Garfield”

Widow & Former First Lady Lucretia R. Garfield

Portrayed by Debbie Weinkamer

 for

History Comes Alive in the Garden:

“Building a Better World”

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

10:00 a.m.

Kinsman Free Public Library

 6420 Church Street

Kinsman, OH 44428 

330-876-2461

For more information, please contact the library,

or visit http://www.kinsmanlibrary.org/ or https://www.facebook.com/kinsmanlibrary.org/?fref=ts

“Meet the Lincolns”

  

President & Mrs. Abraham Lincoln

Portrayed by John & Marian King

at the

I-77 West Virginia Welcome Center

1325 Highland Ave.

 Williamstown, WV 26187

304-375-2700

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

10:00 a.m. ~ 3:00 p.m. 

For more information, please visit

https://gotowv.com/company/i-77-north-and-southbound-welcome-center/

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

“History Alive!”

Abraham Lincoln

  

Portrayed by John King

at the

Alpine Theatre

Friday, June 30, 2017

 6:30 p.m.

 107 Main St.

Ripley, WV  25271

304-372-1637

 For more information, please visit http://www.alpinewv.com/

or

https://www.facebook.com/TheAlpineTheatre/.

“A Visit with the Lincolns”

President & Mrs. Abraham Lincoln

Portrayed by John & Marian King

 for the

Greenville Heritage Days Festival

Saturday, July 1, 2017

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.  

“Meet Abraham Lincoln

  

Portrayed by John King

at the

Ripley 4th of July Parade

Tuesday, July 4, 2017

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/.

“First Lady of the World”

 

Eleanor Roosevelt

portrayed by Linda Laronge

 for the

Olmsted Historical Society

Annual Tea

Sunday ~ July 9, 2017

1:30 p.m.

 Frostville Museum

Rocky River Reservation

14101 Cedar Point Road

North Olmsted, OH 44070

216-501-3345

For reservations and more information, please contact

Jan Mettler, President, at 440-777-0495 or gjmett@ymail.com

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

https://www.facebook.com/pages/Frostville-Museum/182176045161159?ref=hl

“Meet George Washington

  

Portrayed by Dale Fellows

at

“Journeys through Time: The American Revolution”

Saturday, July 29, 2017

 1:00 p.m.

Emeritus at Maplewood Senior Living

A Brookdale Community

1000 Maplewood Dr.

Bridgeport, WV 26330

304-848-0200

*Closed Event*

For more information, please contact Hannah Gallo

At the number provided, or visit

https://www.brookdale.com/en/communities/brookdale-maplewood.html.  

“A Visit with Abraham Lincoln”

  

Portrayed by John King

for the

 Annual Canal Park

Summer Music Festival

Saturday, August 12, 2017

12:00 ~ 5:00 p.m.

Conneaut Valley Historical Canal Park

Rt. 18

Conneautville, PA 16406

814-587-3598

*Free Family Event*

Featuring music, historical games, teepee tours and plenty of good food!

All proceeds benefit the Canal Park's commitment to child safety, family fitness,

 and Boy Scout Troop 210.

For more information, please call 814-587-3598.

“Meet the Lincolns”

    

Portrayed by John & Marian King

for

Great Day! Tours

Monday, August 21, 2017

2:00 p.m.

Yours Truly Restaurant ~ Hudson

36 S. Main Street

 Hudson, Ohio  44236

330-656-2900

 For more information, visit http://www.greatdaytours.com/,

http://www.ytr.com, or

 https://www.facebook.com/yourstrulyrestaurants?ref=ts.

“Life after President Garfield”

Widow & Former First Lady Lucretia R. Garfield

Portrayed by Debbie Weinkamer

 for

The Landing Craft Support Museum’s

2017 Convention Luncheon

Thursday, August 24, 2017

Skye Bistro

8434 Mentor Ave.

Mentor, OH  44060

440-974-3572

Luncheon:  12:30 p.m. ~ Program: 1:00 p.m.

*Closed Event*

For location, please visit http://www.skyecleveland.com/#index

or

https://www.facebook.com/SkyeBistro/?fref=ts.

“Meet Abraham Lincoln”

Portrayed by John W. King

  at the

127th Annual Pierpont Pioneer Picnic

Friday, August 25, 2017 ~ 5 to 8 p.m.

Saturday, August 26, 2017 ~ 4 to 7 p.m.

Sunday, August 27, 2017 ~ 12 to 3 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 & Mrs. Lincoln”

  

Portrayed by John & Marian King

at the

150th Pennsylvania “Bucktails” – Company K

 “Muster in the Park”

Saturday, September 2, 2017: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Sunday, September 3, 2017: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Held at Diamond Park Square

Cherry & Main Streets

Meadville, PA  16335

Admission is Free!

Join the fun and learn what life was like during the Civil War Era!

 For more information, please visit http://www.150thpvibucktails.com/services.html and

https://www.facebook.com/groups/150thpvibucktails/

“A Visit with the Lincolns”

President & Mrs. Abraham Lincoln

Portrayed by John & Marian King

at the

Patriot Day Tribute Concert

Monday, September 11, 2017

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.  

“Courtship & Marriage of the Garfields”

  

First Lady Lucretia R. Garfield

Portrayed by

Debbie Weinkamer

for the

Kelton House Museum & Garden

Lecture Series

 Sunday, September 17, 2017

2:00 p.m.

586 East Town St.

Columbus, OH  43215

614-464-2022

  For more information and reservations, please contact the museum,

 visit http://keltonhouse.com/ or

 https://www.facebook.com/The-Kelton-House-Museum-Garden-120789731270102/?fref=ts.

“Meet President & Mrs. Lincoln”

  

Portrayed by John & Marian King

for the

Geauga County Retired Teachers Association

Luncheon Meeting

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

1:00 p.m.

Grand River Cellars Winery

5450 S. Madison Rd.

Madison, OH  44057

440-298-9838

For more information, please visit http://www.gcrta.net/, http://grandrivercellars.com/

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

“A Visit with Abraham Lincoln”

  

Portrayed by John King

for the

34th Annual

Ashtabula County Covered Bridge Festival

Saturday, October 7, 2017: 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Sunday, October 8, 2017: 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.  

   

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