Sheila Harris & Ice Cream Social Events

The Cleveland Historical Society Will Host Local Author

Come join us on Thursday Aug 4th to listen to a local author, Ms. Sheila Harris of Remsen, tell some stories of a fascinating woman from the Civil War era, Dr. Fidelia Harris, better known as Dr. Rachel Harris.

Ms. Sheila Harris has been a storyteller and author for over 30 years. She will talk about one of her books which is about the woman named Dr. Fidelia Harris, one of the first women doctors in the United States. Ms. Sheila Harris will also share some tales about her newest book which is about the memoirs of the husband of Dr. Fidelia Harris. He was a Chaplain in the Civil War.

Please join us Thursday Aug 4th @7pm at the former St. James Church on North Street in Cleveland. The evening is free and refreshments will be served. For more information call Laurie Martin @315-396-9347 or Marge Thomas @315-675-8517.


Open House & Free Ice Cream Social

The Cleveland Historical Society once again will be holding an Open House and free ice cream social to thank the community for their support throughout the past years.

This year we have some very interesting new acquisitions and the feature of the afternoon will be the former St. James Church, that now is the home of the Cleveland Historical Society. This coming year she will celebrate her 150 anniversary and is a fine example of Gothic architecture. St. James has beautiful windows, altar and hard chestnut pews.

The ice cream sundaes are free and will be served on the lawn with our beautiful setting by Tannery Pond. Please join us Sunday. August 14 from 1 to 3. Address is 7 North Street, Cleveland, NY.

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