Upcoming Events

We are evaluating events and programs on a case-by-case basis through 2022 and may cancel or postpone upcoming events if we cannot ensure the safety of our visitors and staff due to COVID.

We appreciate your understanding and flexibility. If you missed a virtual program, please check our Facebook or YouTube pages for a recording!


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2022 Programs & Events

Holiday Open House

December 11, 2022 | 3-5pm | Shaker Historical Society

We invite the community to conclude our 75th anniversary year with a holiday celebration at the museum!

Stop by Shaker Historical Society for:

  • Holiday classics and carols, performed live by women’s A Capella group "Nightingale,"

  • Fiber artist Katie Mongoven’s exhibit Penumbra, featuring large-scale, semi-abstract embroideries,

  • Light refreshments,

  • Family-friendly holiday crafts inspired by Shaker holiday traditions,

  • 2023 Shaker Historical Society Calendars for sale in the Spirit Tree Gift Shop (gift wrapping available),

  • Socializing with neighbors and friends while exploring our galleries.

This event is free and open to all.


2023 Programs & Events

SAVE THE DATE: 2023 Annual Meeting

January 29, 2023 | 2-4 pm | Shaker Heights Public Library | REGISTRATION OPENS SOON

Our 2023 Annual Meeting will take place on Sunday, January 29 at the Shaker Heights Public Library. An annual report from board and staff members will be followed by a presentation from Dr. Todd M. Michney, Associate Professor at Georgia Institute of Technology and author of Surrogate Suburbs: Black Upward Mobility and Neighborhood Change in Cleveland, 1900–1980. More information and registration will be available on our website in the coming weeks.


Self-Guided Tours

If you are interested in learning about Shaker Heights on your own time, please download one of our driving or bike tours: