The West Park Historical Society welcomes Rebecca McFarland.
THE WEST PARK HISTORICAL SOCIETY
“The Great Lakes Expo: 1936”
By Historian Rebecca McFarland
Tuesday, May 24th, 2016, 7:00 p.m.
Cretan Party Center
3853 West 168th Street (South, off Lorain Ave.)
Cleveland, OH 44111
(Parking next to the building or across the street behind Walgreens)
Light refreshments served
The world-class exposition was similar to a World’s Fair. It took over 4000 men to build the Exposition, planned for only 3 months with a cost of over $1 million. More than 11 million people came to see the spectacle on the lake!
About our speaker: Rebecca McFarland spent her entire library career delving into some of the more interesting stories from Cleveland’s past. She is currently a marketing consultant and serves on the Board of Trustees for the Cleveland Police Museum and the North East Inter Museum Council.
Questions? Contact- Julieanne Phillips, firstname.lastname@example.org
Our programs are funded, in part, by a grant from Neighborhood Connections, an affiliate of The Cleveland Foundation