Events

View a photo journal of multiple Grey Roots events.

Print Shop Demonstrations

Apr 02, 2015 - Apr 02, 2015

Print Shop

1:30-4 p.m. Every Thursday you have an opportunity to view demonstrations and to ask questions when print shop veterans Doug Iles and Marshall Haines are on duty.
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Museum & a Movie

Apr 04, 2015 - Apr 04, 2015

Movie Reel

2 p.m. A family-friendly film plays Saturdays in the Grey Roots Theatre.
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Spring Lecture Series: Climate Change ~ What can we do about it?

Apr 07, 2015 - Apr 07, 2015

Spring Lecture Series

2:30 p.m. Join Dr. David Holah. Come to one lecture or come to them all.
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Archives Awareness Week

Apr 07, 2015 - Apr 10, 2015

Archives Awareness Week Logo

Each year, Ontario celebrates Archives Awareness Week, the first full week in April. Free admission to the Reading Room all week (although donations gratefully received). Behind-the-scenes tour at 2:30 p.m. on Wednesday, April 8.
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Grey County Black History Event with Northern Terminus Journal Vol. 12 Release

Apr 11, 2015 - Apr 11, 2015

Ned Patterson

9 a.m.-3 p.m. An Event devoted to celebrating Black History and the Underground Railroad.
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Spring Lecture Series: Climate Change ~ Climate Change around the world and here at home

Apr 14, 2015 - Apr 14, 2015

Spring Lecture Series

2:30 p.m. Dr. David Holah welcomes guest speaker, Dr. John Anderson, to the series this week. Come to one lecture or come to them all.  
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Grey Roots Regional Heritage Fair

Apr 23, 2015 - Apr 23, 2015

Heritage Fair logo

Regional Heritage Fairs are community celebrations of history where students showcase their projects. It's like a Science Fair, but for history!
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The Becketts Concert

May 10, 2015 - May 10, 2015

The Becketts Concert - small image

2 p.m. and 7 p.m. The Beckett Family comes to Meaford Hall for a special fundraiser concert!
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International Museum Day

May 18, 2015 - May 18, 2015

Museum Month

Celebrate International Museum Day by visiting Grey Roots! Free admission.
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Bluewater Car Club - Annual Car Inspection

May 23, 2015 - May 23, 2015

Car Club

9 a.m.-12 noon. Join us at the Bluewater Garage for the Bluewater Car Club's annual inspection of vintage cars! This event is open to public viewing, but only Bluewater members’ cars will be inspected. Regular admission rates apply.
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PA Day Adventures - Capturing the Wild Outside

Jun 05, 2015 - Jun 05, 2015

Summer KidsCamp

PA Day Adventures at Grey Roots are fun and educational.
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Moreston Sundays - Spring Preview

Jun 14, 2015 - Jun 14, 2015

Volunteer with the phone in the Farm House kitchen

1-4 p.m. Be among the first visitors of the 2015 season!    
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Moreston Sundays - Spring Preview

Jun 21, 2015 - Jun 21, 2015

1-4 p.m. Be among the first visitors of the 2015 season!  
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National Aboriginal Day

Jun 21, 2015 - Jun 21, 2015

Medicine Wheel

11 a.m.-4 p.m. Celebrate Aboriginal Day with a film festival!
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PA Day Adventures - Backyard Nature

Jun 26, 2015 - Jun 26, 2015

Moreston Log Cabin and garden

PA Day Adventures at Grey Roots are fun and educational.
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Moreston Heritage Village Opening

Jun 27, 2015 - Jun 27, 2015

Village volunteers at the Bluewater Garage

11 a.m.- 4:30 p.m. Celebrate the start of summer with the annual grand opening of Moreston Heritage Village, a living history site! Regular admission rates apply. Members free.
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Summer Fun Flicks - Showing Daily to Labour Day

Jun 27, 2015 - Sep 07, 2015

Movie Reel

Daily at 2 p.m. See a different film each day. A great way to stay cool on a hot day.
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KidsCamp - If Dinosaurs Could Fly

Jun 29, 2015 - Jul 03, 2015

Kids Camp - Sports and Games Through Time

This is where the summer fun is! Join us for games, experiments, exploration, crafts, outdoor activities and so much more. Please note: 4 day week. There is no KidsCamp on Canada Day.  
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KidsCamp - An Axe and a Dream - Life of the Early Pioneers

Jul 06, 2015 - Jul 10, 2015

KidsCamp! Pioneer Week

This is where the summer fun is! Join us for games, experiments, exploration, crafts, outdoor activities and so much more.
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KidsCamp - Dig Deep! - Archaeology and Dinosaurs

Jul 13, 2015 - Jul 17, 2015

young archaeologists

This is where the summer fun is! Join us for games, experiments, exploration, crafts, outdoor activities and so much more.
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KidsCamp - Survival of the Fittest

Jul 20, 2015 - Jul 24, 2015

Kids Camp - Under the Sea

This is where the summer fun is! Join us for games, experiments, exploration, crafts, outdoor activities and so much more.  
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Public Night Sky Viewing

Jul 24, 2015 - Jul 24, 2015

Comet

Starts at dusk. Join experts from the Bluewater Astronomical Society to view the night sky. This is a free event and all are welcome. Event is weather dependent.
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KidsCamp - Dinosaur Detectives

Jul 27, 2015 - Jul 31, 2015

Dinosaurs Unearthed

This is where the summer fun is! Join us for games, experiments, exploration, crafts, outdoor activities and so much more.  
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Emancipation Festival

Jul 31, 2015 - Aug 01, 2015

Emancipation Festival Logo

Join us in celebrating the 153rd Emancipation Celebration Festival! Speaker's Forum at Grey Roots Friday evening. The festivities continue Saturday at Harrison Park.
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KidsCamp - Why is the Sky Blue? - Nature Week

Aug 04, 2015 - Aug 07, 2015

Planet Earth

This is where the summer fun is! Join us for games, experiments, exploration, crafts, outdoor activities and so much more.
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Public Night Sky Viewing

Aug 07, 2015 - Aug 07, 2015

Comet

Starts at dusk. Join experts from the Bluewater Astronomical Society to view the night sky.
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KidsCamp - Smile When You Say Tyrannosaurus Rex

Aug 10, 2015 - Aug 14, 2015

Kids Camp - Dinosaurs

This is where the summer fun is! Join us for games, experiments, exploration, crafts, outdoor activities and so much more.
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KidsCamp - Weather We Like it or Not

Aug 17, 2015 - Aug 21, 2015

4 Seasons

This is where the summer fun is! Join us for games, experiments, exploration, crafts, outdoor activities and so much more.
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Fall Lecture Series: A Look at the Woollen Mills of Grey

Nov 03, 2015 - Nov 03, 2015

Sheep

2:30 p.m. Grey County textile and woollen mills with Sim Salata.
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Fall Lecture Series: Place Names in Grey County

Nov 10, 2015 - Nov 10, 2015

1846 Map

2:30 p.m. Details to follow. Janet Iles presents.
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Fall Lecture Series: Churches in Grey County

Nov 17, 2015 - Nov 17, 2015

British Methodist Church, Owen Sound

2:30 p.m. Details to follow. Janet Iles presents.
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Fall Lecture Series: Grey County Cemeteries

Nov 24, 2015 - Nov 24, 2015

Chatsworth Hearse

2:30 p.m. Details to follow. Janet Iles presents.
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