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Upcoming Events and Programs

“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 24, 2019

10:00 a.m. ~ 2:00 p.m.

 For more information, please visit http://www.vicksburgschools.org/schools/middle-school/

or

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

 

“A Visit with the Lincolns”

  

Portrayed by John & Marian King

for

Century Village Museum’s

Civil War Encampment

 Century Village Museum

14653 East Park Street

Burton, OH 44021

440-834-1492

info@geaugahistorical.org

Saturday & Sunday, May 25 & 26, 2019

12:00 ~ 5:00 p.m.

Adults: $8.00/Kids: $5.00/Under 5: Free/Members: Free

Sutlers ~ Battles ~ Cannons & Artillery ~ Reenactors ~ Music

For more information, please visit http://www.centuryvillagemuseum.org/

or

https://www.facebook.com/Century-Village-Museum-150688938308388/.

“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

https://www.facebook.com/TheCoshoctonCountyBeacon/?hc_ref=ARQTIfm1fVCpgflrQJ_9M8WAqPpCgDSqgvlniX8NSRIvfD_ffI-qAHf0-5t0doF3ato&fref=nf.  

     

President & Mrs. Abraham Lincoln and Mrs. James A. Garfield

Portrayed by

 John & Marian King & Debbie Weinkamer

for

Lake View Cemetery’s

* Annual Memorial Day Observance *

Monday, May 27, 2019

10:30 a.m.

12316 Euclid Avenue

Cleveland, Ohio 44106

216-421-2665

*    Parade & Ceremony with honor guard and costumed re-enactors

*    Ends at the James A. Garfield Memorial

*    Bring a blanket and picnic

*    Refreshments will be available for sale

For more information, please contact the cemetery

or visit https://lakeviewcemetery.com/ or  https://www.facebook.com/LakeViewCemeteryCleveland?fref=ts.  

“A Visit with Young James Garfield & His Mother”

  

Portrayed by Debbie Weinkamer & Aiden Kondik

for the

Moreland Hills Historical Society’s

James A. Garfield Memorial Cabin

*Season Opening*

Saturday, June 1, 2019

10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

4350 S.O.M. Center Road

Moreland Hills, Ohio 44022

440-248-1188

* Meet-and-Greet & Refreshments *

For more information, please contact Maureen Geck

at 440-487-1843 or visit

http://morelandhills.com/moreland-hills-historical-society/ or

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

“Meet the Lincolns”

  

President & Mrs. Abraham Lincoln

Portrayed by John & Marian King

for the

 Civil War Encampment at

Historic Henderson Hall

Saturday & Sunday, June 22 & 23, 2019

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/.

“A Visit with Abraham Lincoln”

  

Portrayed by John King

for

West Virginia (Statehood) Day

Thursday, June 20, 2019

12:00 – 1:00 p.m.

West Virginia Independence Hall

1528 Market Street

Wheeling, WV 26003

304-238-1300 or 1-800-CALLWVA

For more information, please contact Independence Hall,

or visit http://www.wvculture.org/museum/WVIHmod.html or

https://www.facebook.com/WestVirginiaIndependenceHall/.      

“Meet Abraham Lincoln

  

Portrayed by John King

at the

Ripley 4th of July Parade

Thursday, July 4, 2019

12:00 p.m.

203 S. Church Street

Ripley, WV  25271

304-532-0548

For more information, please visit

https://www.ripley4thofjuly.com/ 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

12th Annual

Greenville Heritage Days Festival

Saturday, July 6, 2019

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

Riverside Park

Memorial Drive ~ Greenville, PA 16125

For more information, please visit

 https://www.greenvilleheritagedays.com/ or

https://www.facebook.com/GVILLEPAHERITAGEDAYS/.  

“A Visit with the Lincolns”

Portrayed by John & Marian King

 for

Ludlow Days at Wildcat Park

Saturday & Sunday, July 13 & 14, 2019

Saturday: Lincoln program at 3:00-3:30 p.m.

Sunday: Lincoln program at 1:00-1:30 p.m.

Wildcat Park

896 Olmsted Road

P.O. Box 125

Ludlow, PA 16333

814-945-6373

Native American Pow Wow ~ Civil War Encampment ~ Kids’ Games ~ Concessions Music ~ Olmsted Manor & Ludlow History

For more information, please visit

 https://wildcatpark.weebly.com/ or

https://www.facebook.com/WildcatPark/.

“Meet Abraham Lincoln”

  

Portrayed by John King

at

 Walnut Beach Park

Sunday, July 14, 2019

4:00 to 5:00 p.m.

Lake Ave & W 1st St.

Ashtabula, OH 44004

440-993-7036

For more information please call the number above, or visit

http://coastal.ohiodnr.gov/ashtabula/walnutbeachpk

“Meet Abraham Lincoln”

Portrayed by John W. King

  at the

129th Annual Pierpont Pioneer Picnic

Friday, August 23, 2019 ~ 4 to 7 p.m.

Saturday, August 24, 2019 ~ 12 to 4 p.m.

Sunday, August 25, 2019 ~ 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

“A Visit with the Lincolns”

President & Mrs. Abraham Lincoln

Portrayed by John & Marian King

at the

Patriot Day Tribute Concert

Wednesday, September 11, 2019

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.   

“A Visit with Abraham Lincoln”

  

Portrayed by John King

for the

36th Annual

Ashtabula County Covered Bridge Festival

Saturday, October 12, 2019: 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Sunday, October 13, 2019: 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

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

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

“Life after President Garfield”

Widow & Former First Lady Lucretia R. Garfield

 Portrayed by Debbie Weinkamer

 for the

Rose Institute – at Stone Gardens Assisted Living

   Tuesday, November 5, 2019

3:15 p.m.

27090 Cedar Road

Beachwood, Ohio 44122

216-292-0070

For more information, please contact the number above,

or visit

https://www.menorahpark.org/residences/stone-gardens or

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

“A Visit with George & Martha Washington

  

Portrayed by Dale & Nancy Fellows

for the

“Forever Young” Senior Adults 

Saturday, February 8, 2020 

5:00 p.m. ~ Pasta Dinner

Program following 

Grace Church

 7393 Pearl Rd.

 Middleburg Heights, OH  44130

440-243-4885

 For more information, please contact the church at 440-243-4885

or via email at gracechurch@gracecma.org,

or visit http://gracecma.org/

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

 

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