News

All media requests should be directed to Alyssa Purvis, Marketing Manager, apurvis@wrhs.org or (216) 721-5722 ext. 1407.

Fall 2014

Annual Harvest Festival at Hale Farm & Village Planned for October 4-5 and 11-12
Thrilling Browns Exhibit Captures the Winning Spirit of 1964 Cleveland Browns
WRHS Honoring 1964 Cleveland Browns Championship with 1964: When Browns Town was Title Town

Summer 2014
- LGBT Exhibit, The Victory of Self, Will Capture the Civil Rights Movement of Northeast Ohio’s LGBT Community
Hale Farm & Village Civil War Reenactment Will Feature the Third Battle of Winchester
Visit Hale Farm & Village for the 5th Annual Made in Ohio Art & Craft Festival
An Occasion in the Gallery with Entrepreneur Joan Luntz – July 13
Western Reserve Historical Society Appoints Kelly Falcone-Hall CEO
Music and Wine: The Perfect Pairing at Hale Farm
WRHS Appoints New Library Director
Congressman Louis Stokes to Retire from WRHS Board; Made Honorary Trustee
Love Beer? Love History? Join the WRHS Young Professionals for a Historic Pub Crawl June 28!
Hale Farm & Village’s Home & Garden Tour Sure to Inspire

Spring 2014
May Centennial Gift: Cleveland Foundation Day on Wade Oval
WRHS to Work with Wade Family to Create Model for Sharing Family Histories
NEW WRHS Exhibit Highlights Entrepreneurial Spirit of Northeast Ohio
Are You ‘In Fashion’? Celebrate the Cleveland Fashion Scene at WRHS Mother’s Day Weekend, May 10
Reenacting Community will be Honored at 6th Annual Legacy Award Benefit at Hale Farm
Hale Farm & Village Hosting 2nd Annual Volunteer Open House
- Planning a wedding? Attend Hale Farm’s Bridal Open House – May 8
- Made in Ohio Art & Craft Festival: Call for Artists
WRHS Participating in Second Annual Ohio Memory Madness
Genealogical Committee Hosting Annual Seminar: March 29, 2014
Continued Tradition: WRHS to Host National History Day’s Ohio District 3 Competition
- WRHS Announces Partnership with Akron Beacon Journal
- Cleveland “Young Historians, Living Histories” Film to Debut at CAAMFest
- What’s it Worth? Antiques Appraisal Day with Wes Cowan
- Case Western Reserve University and WRHS Renew Collaboration Agreement

Winter 2013 & 2014
WRHS to Host NEO Smithsonian Freedom Summer Summit
- Tapping a Sweet Tradition: Maple Sugar Festival 2014
Cruise Back to the Fabulous Fifties at Somewhere in Time
WRHS Receives 2013 Building the Circle Award from UCI

Fall 2013
- WRHS Photo Collection Depicts JFK’s Visits to Cleveland
Enjoy Hale Farm & Village’s Holiday Lantern Tours, starting December 7
- Burton D. Morgan Foundation Awards WRHS Grant For Youth Entrepreneurship Partnership with CMSD
Make a Discovery at Family History Festival, November 29
“A Fugitive’s Path: Escape on the Underground Railroad” Slated for November 9
Hale Farm & Village hosting “Thanksgiving Dinner with Abraham Lincoln”
Gainor B. Davis Steps Down as CEO of WRHS; Kelly Falcone-Hall to Serve in Interim
Enjoy “A Taste of Culture” on October 23
A Night of Mystery to Unfold at WRHS, October 26
WRHS Receives Coveted Four-Star Rating
100 Year Club to Induct Newest Members
Fahion Icon Valerie Steele to Visit WRHS
Hale Farm & Village Celebration of Fall at the Annual Harvest Festival

Summer 2013
Researching Your German Ancestors
NEW! REVolution Exhibit – From Stainless Steel Cars to American Classics – Now 50+ Cars Back in Crawford Lower Gallery
Made In Ohio Craft Festival at Hale Farm & Village
Thundering Hooves and Firing Cannons Await
Civil War Reenactment and Encampment at Hale Farm & Village
- High Fashion Exhibit Spotlights Historic Luxury
Congressman Louis Stokes Honored at Community Festival and Rib Burn-off on August 3
Images of the Civil War Photograph Exhibit and Book Signing
Hale Farm & Village Country Fair and Antique Farm Equipment Show
Fireworks and American Flags: Euclid Beach Park Patriotic Traditions
Music in the Valley – Folk Music and Wine Festival at Hale Farm & Village, July 13-14
National History Day Winners
Hale Farm & Village Hosts International ALHFAM Conference
Volunteer Open House at Hale Farm & Village, Saturday, June 29

Spring 2013
Home and Garden Tour at Hale Farm and Village
- Media Alert for Hour Changes at the History Center June 17-28
Opening Weekend at Hale Farm & Village, June 1-2
Fashionista? In-Fashion Weekend is for You
Made in Ohio Art and Craft Festival at Hale Farm & Village, August 2013
Antiques Appraisal Day with Wes Cowan
Crawford Auto Aviation Collection Again Welcomes Visitors from Around the World
Western Reserve Historical Society is Community Sponsor of Lord Montagu at Cleveland International Film Festival
Legacy Award Benefit at Hale Farm & Village: An Evening of Historic Preservation, Saturday, May 18
Media Alert: A Fugitive’s Path: Escape on the Underground Railroad, 2013 Public Program Dates
Media Alert: Maple Sugaring Festival and Pancake Breakfast