Good Guys Or Bad Guys: The Rum Runners Of Lake Erie


After a brief Brownhelm Historical Association (BHA) business meeting, Author R. C. Durkee will present: Good Guys or Bad Guys: The Rum Runners of Lake Erie on Wednesday, March 4, 2020 from 7:30 pm to 8:30 pm at the Historic Brownhelm School & Museum. Come early for refreshments and meeting.

This year marks the 100th anniversary of Prohibition in the United States. The ban on the making, sale, and transportation of alcohol gave rise to speakeasies, bootlegging, and rum running all across the country. Join local historian and author R.C. Durkee for a program about the fascinating true story of rum runners operating along Lake Erie.

R.C. Durkee is a local author, historian, and award winning artist. Join her on Wednesday, March 4, 2020. Doors open at 6 pm; business meeting 6:30-7 pm; refreshments 7 pm; program 7:30 pm. Meeting and program are open to the public, so bring a friend.

The Historic Brownhelm School & Museum and Brownhelm Historical Association are located at 1940 North Ridge Road in Vermilion, Ohio.