Early Brewers of Cleveland ~ Rebecca McFarland

Rebecca McFarland returns to teach and entertain us about the Early Brewers of Cleveland.  You may recall that Rebecca shared a fabulous program about the Great Lakes Exposition with the WPHS in May of 2016.

With her warm and conversational style, this latest program promises to be another fascinating look into Cleveland’s past!

Trolley Parks of Northeast Ohio ~ Ralph Pfingsten, Historian and Author

Another entertaining presentation by the West Park Historical Society!

Please join us on Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017 at 7:00pm at the Creten Party Center -located at 3853 West 168th Street.

 West Park Historical Society Historian and Author, Ralph Pfingsten will present:

Trolley Parks of Northeast Ohio

Beginning in the mid-1890’s, Ohio entered the Interurban era with unequaled enthusiasm, operating twice as many miles of intercity streetcars as any other state.

Come experience those days through interesting facts and photos!



This Thursday! ~ September 8th at Gunning Special DAYTIME event

T&N in CLE West Side

The West Park Historical Society presents:


By- Ralph Pfingsten, Author and Historian,

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 8, 2016, 10 a.m.

Gunning Park

Inside the Gunning Recreation Center

16700 Puritas Ave., Cleveland, Ohio 44135, 216-373-1917

Mr. Pfingsten will present a slide show of scenes from 25, 50, and 100 years ago compared to today. Areas include west from Lake Road, Clifton Boulevard, Detroit Avenue, Madison Avenue and Lorain Avenue to the western boundary of the city at Rocky River.

FREE and OPEN TO THE PUBLIC         Publications on sale