Events

View a photo journal of multiple Grey Roots events.

Museum & a Movie

Dec 20, 2014 - Dec 20, 2014

Movie Reel

2 p.m. A family-friendly film plays Saturday in the Grey Roots Theatre.
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Print Shop Demonstrations

Jan 08, 2015 - Jan 08, 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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PA Day Adventures - Archaeology 101

Jan 30, 2015 - Jan 30, 2015

kids group

PA Day Adventures at Grey Roots are fun and educational.
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Black History Month Documentary Film Festival

Feb 07, 2015 - Feb 07, 2015

Movie Reel

Films play Saturday February 7, 14 and 28 at 1:30 p.m. and 3 p.m. Catch a different documentary each Saturday. All films are free with admission.  
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Chinese New Year Family Day

Feb 16, 2015 - Feb 16, 2015

Dragon suspended in Grey Roots' lobby

11 a.m. - 4 p.m. Spend this Family Day at Grey Roots welcoming the Year of the Wood Sheep!
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Chinese New Year Celebrations - Year of the Wood Sheep

Feb 21, 2015 - Feb 21, 2015

Dragon suspended in Grey Roots' lobby

10 a.m. - 1 p.m. as part of celebrations co-ordinated throughout Owen Sound. Beat the winter blues by welcoming in the Year of the Wood Sheep with us!
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March Break Family Activities

Mar 14, 2015 - Mar 21, 2015

Child crafting

March Break fun for the whole family! **Please note: Grey Roots is closed on March 15 & 16.**
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March Break KidsCamp - Be Curious!

Mar 16, 2015 - Mar 20, 2015

kids painting

HEY KIDS!! Spend your March Break at Grey Roots! Join us for games, experiments, exploration, crafts, outdoor activities and so much more.
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Spring Lecture Series: Climate Change ~ The Science of Climate Change and its fundamental cause

Mar 24, 2015 - Mar 24, 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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Maple Sugar Moon Festival

Mar 28, 2015 - Mar 28, 2015

Boiling maple sap in cast iron caldron

11 a.m. - 4 p.m. Celebrate the origins of the maple syrup harvest! Horse-drawn wagon rides. Sink a spile in tree trunk. Enjoy some pancakes with maple syrup.
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Spring Lecture Series: Climate Change ~ How Climate Change is affecting the World’s Fresh Water and the Oceans

Mar 31, 2015 - Mar 31, 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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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

Musicians at Harrison Park c. 1935 or 1936

9 a.m.-3 p.m. An Event devoted to celebrating Black History and the Underground Railroad. Details to follow.
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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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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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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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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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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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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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