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Upcoming Events and Programs

“A Visit with Abraham Lincoln”


Portrayed by John King

for the

First United Church of Christ

Sunday, August 19, 2018

10:30 a.m.

2870 Rt. 307

(State Routes 307 & 45)

Austinburg, OH  44010


For more information, please contact the church,

or visit https://www.austinburgfirstucc.org/ or


“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


“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


 For more information, please visit

http://www.lakeshoreparkashtabula.org/ or


“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


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

“Saving Letters: Creating a Legacy & a Library”

Widow & Former First Lady Lucretia R. Garfield

Portrayed by Debbie Weinkamer


Kirtland Family History Discovery Day

Saturday, October 27, 2018

9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Lucretia’s program: 11:30 a.m.

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints

 8751 Kirtland Road (S.R. 306)

Kirtland, OH  44060


For information and reservations, please contact Sunny Morton at sunnyjanemorton@gmail.com

 or visit https://www.lds.org/?lang=eng or


“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


**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


“Meet George Washington


Portrayed by Dale Fellows

for the

Trumbull County Republican Women’s Club

Luncheon Meeting

Thursday, February 7, 2019

  11:30 a.m.

 Lunch at noon, followed by the program

 Ciminero's Banquet Centre

123 N Main St, Niles, OH 44446

330 652-1064

For more information, please contact 1st VP Roberta Shields at

rcs767@aol.com or 330-307-3107, or visit

http://trumbullrepublicanparty.com/articles/3/about-sc-1/ or https://www.facebook.com/trumbullcountygop/.  

“Lucretia Garfield: Ohio Girl in Washington”


First Lady Lucretia R. Garfield ~ portrayed by

Debbie Weinkamer


Delta Kappa Gamma


Wednesday, February 20, 2019

5:00 p.m.

Deepwood North Apartments

Building A

8100 Deepwood Blvd.

Mentor, OH  44060

Social Gathering: 4:45 p.m.;

Program following

  For more information, please contact Geri Kranz at


“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


 For more information, please contact Kathy Mowry at

the historical society, or visit


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

“President George Washington”


Portrayed by Dale Fellows

for the

Memorial Day Services

Sponsored by the Coshocton County Veterans Service Office

Monday ~ May 27, 2019

10:00 a.m.

Main St. Parade, followed by services at

Coshocton Court Square

Parade begins at Eighth & Main Street

Coshocton, OH 43812

For more information, please contact Jim Barstow at 740-622-2313

or visit http://www.coshoctoncounty.net/veterans/ or




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