Cleveland Decorative Arts 2024 Program Schedule
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Saturday, May 18, Keith Letsche and Jerry Mercer, members of the Rushlight Club, will review the history of lighting bringing examples from their collections. Keith will also discuss the early electric lighting in downtown Cleveland.  Click here for a printable copy of the invitation.     Click here for a printable copy of the biographies.

*Lunch at noon at the Rowfant Club followed by the presentation.

Saturday, September 21,
10:30am. Tour of the Tremaine-Gallagher House. Designed by Frederic W. Streibinger for Henry Tremaine in 1914. It is an exquisite example of Beaux Arts architecture and listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Sarah Phelps Smith, PhD, informally known as "Sally" will welcome us to her home. The house is located at 3001 Fairmount Boulevard, Cleveland Heights, OH.
*Refreshments following the tour.

Friday, October 18,
Lindsy Parrott, Executive Director and Curator of THE NEUSTADT, the Tiffany Glass Archives in New York City. She will discuss the works of Louis Comfort Tiffany and his varied types of glass masterpieces.
*Dinner, Venue to be announced.

Saturday, November 16,
Tommy Hines, director of the South Union Shaker Village in Auburn, KY will explain the differences between the Kentucky Shakers and the Ohio Shakers and their furniture and lifestyles.
*Lunch at Noon at the Chagrin Valley Hunt Club followed by the presentation.

Sunday, December 1,
Holiday Gathering, Members only, Show and Tell by members
Home of Maggie Calkins, Cleveland Heights, 3:00pm-6:00pm. Savory and sweet holiday treats.