July 4th Parade ~ Thursday at 9:30a

We look forward to seeing all our members, friends and potential New Members this coming Thursday for the West Park July 4th Parade.

Our very own Trustee, Ellie Mapson is the Parade Grand Marshal !

Ellie, pictured on far right in blue shirt, celebrating the unveiling of
our Puritas Springs Park Historic Marker.


West Park Landmark Map

Available as an 11×14

Print – $10.00


Ready to hang Canvas – $25.00

Available at WestParkHistory.org or by calling 440-895-7437

**T-shirt version is available at Only in CleV , 17025 Lorain Ave.**

20% is donated back to the West Park Historical Society

See you at the Parade!

Let’s go to the show!

The West Park Historical Society invites you to attend our next free event.

Wednesday April 24th at 7p

Author and historian Ralph Pfingsten will host a slide show recalling Cleveland area movie theaters, stretching from Avon Lake to Playhouse Square.

Featured will be many photos from the lens of James Smith, who documented these theaters that we remember so fondly.

Come and share your theater memories with us at the West Park Community room at 17401 Lorain Ave.

Parking and entrance are behind the building.

***Contact Information***

-Please use the following address for all mail correspondence. 17401 Lorain Ave. Suite # 200 Cleveland Ohio 44111-4017

-For all inquiries regarding Community Room rental please contact Elaine Staley at 216-267-3857.

-For all membership inquiries please contact Dar McGeady, Member Relations ~~~ wphs-news@earthlink.net, or call 216-476-8214.

****** Updated contact and book order Forms will be posted in the near future******

Do you recognize THIS Santa?

Please join us on Wednesday, December 5 at 7p to hear our West Park History author, Ralph Pfingsten, remind us of particular Christmas memories of our region.  How many do you recall or share with your family to this day?

Still don’t recognize the above Santa?  You’ll get your wish when we tell you at this next West Park Historical Society event,***Christmas Time***! 

That same Santa image will be for sale, suitable for display!

Our 2019 Calendar, featuring the Tyler estate will also be available for purchase, along with all of our other publications.  Every one of them make great holiday gifts!