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WPHS and JMH Alumni sale

John Marshall Alumni Association, along with the West Park Historical Society, will be hosting a Christmas Market Sale, on Sunday, December 4th, from 12:00 PM to 3:00 PMin the WPHS Community Room.  

WHEN: Sunday December 4th 12:00 PM till 3:00 PM

WHERE: West Park Historical Society Community Room

17401 Lorain Ave, Cleveland, OH 44111

JMH Alumni will be selling a variety of new Men’s and Women’s T-Shirts, Sweatshirts, Golf towels, Cookbooks, Christmas Ornaments, JMH History Books and much more! 

The West Park Historical Society will offer their multiple

books and publications,

and the new 2023 Taverns of West Park Calendars. 

The Community Room is located behind Citizen’s Bank at Kamm’s Corners, with parking next to and behind the bank


Moses Cleaveland Trees

Info on Moses Cleaveland trees

Does your tree qualify as a Moses Cleaveland tree?

A listing of the original 150 Moses Cleaveland trees

Historic Marker Dedication and Anniversary Celebration

Many thanks to all who were with us to witness our historic marker unveiling!  If you did not have a chance to be with us that day, we hope you will take a moment to stop and read the marker.  Be sure to look at both sides!  Easy street parking on West 194th.

We were very pleased so many of you joined us for our anniversary celebration at The Terrace at Big Met Grille.

Tyler Barn

Have your ever wondered about the
 Big Red Barn in the Valley?
(Formerly the Green Barn)
Do you know the origin and why it even exists?
Speaker Jim Foos will present a talk on the Tyler Barn, with photos, artifacts and maps,
 to help you take a trip down memory lane
Please join us:
Wednesday, October 23, 2019
7:00 P.M.
West Park Historical Society Community Room
17401 Lorain Avenue Suite 200
Cleveland, Ohio 44111
Everyone Welcome
Light refreshments will be served
  Hall Rental The West Park Historical Society meeting space is a great place for all your functions – birthdays, family reunions, meetings, graduation parties, retirement parties.   The meeting spaces rents for $100.00 for three hours with additional hours at $35.00 per hour.  WPHS members get a 15% discount.      E-mail Elaine at for more information! 

WPHS ~ Christmas gathering for Members and their guest

Buy Local and give the gift of Local History !