Events

View a photo journal of multiple Grey Roots events.

Print Shop Demonstrations

Apr 17, 2014 - Apr 17, 2014

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 19, 2014 - Apr 19, 2014

Movie Reel

2 p.m. A family friendly movie plays each Saturday in the Grey Roots Theatre.
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Grey Roots Regional Heritage Fair

Apr 24, 2014 - Apr 24, 2014

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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1969 Revisited Fundraising Concert

Apr 25, 2014 - Apr 25, 2014

1969 Revisited Concert 2014

A special fundraising concert is planned for Friday April 25, 2014.
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Early Dismissal Day

May 07, 2014 - May 07, 2014

Scavenger hunt

On Early Dismissal Days head out to Grey Roots for family fun!
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Public Night Sky Viewing

May 09, 2014 - May 09, 2014

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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Bluewater Car Club - Annual Car Inspection

May 10, 2014 - May 10, 2014

Car Club

8:15 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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Extreme Deep, Mission to the Abyss and Legacy Project Exhibit Openings

May 17, 2014 - May 17, 2014

Alvin, part of Extreme Deep

Summer Blockbuster Extreme Deep arrives! Experience the artwork of  Ken Hall's Legacy Project suspended above. Details to follow.
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Public Night Sky Viewing

Jun 06, 2014 - Jun 06, 2014

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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PA Day Adventures

Jun 06, 2014 - Jun 06, 2014

kids painting

PA Day Adventures at Grey Roots are fun and educational. The theme is: Working Hands, Helping Hands.
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Moreston Sundays - Spring Preview

Jun 15, 2014 - Jun 15, 2014

Volunteer with the phone in the Farm House kitchen

1-4 p.m. Be among the first visitors of the 2014 season!    
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Moreston Sundays - Spring Preview

Jun 22, 2014 - Jun 22, 2014

1-4 p.m. Be among the first visitors of the 2014 season!  
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PA Day Adventures

Jun 27, 2014 - Jun 27, 2014

child craft

PA Day Adventures at Grey Roots are fun and educational. The theme is: Grey Roots Crazy Laboratory.
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Moreston Heritage Village Opening

Jun 28, 2014 - Jun 28, 2014

Village volunteers at the Bluewater Garage

11 a.m.-5 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 28, 2014 - Sep 01, 2014

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 - Dinosaurs!

Jul 02, 2014 - Jul 04, 2014

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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Public Night Sky Viewing

Jul 04, 2014 - Jul 04, 2014

Comet

Starts at dusk. Join experts from the Bluewater Astronomical Society to view the night sky.
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KidsCamp - Under the Sea

Jul 07, 2014 - Jul 11, 2014

Alvin, part of Extreme Deep

This is where the summer fun is! Join us for games, experiments, exploration, crafts, outdoor activities and so much more.  
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Members' Behind-the-Scenes Tour

Jul 12, 2014 - Jul 12, 2014

members tour

1-3 p.m. See the Collections and Archives. View special items in the holdings with staff as your guides. 
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4th Annual Antique and Classic Car Display

Jul 13, 2014 - Jul 13, 2014

Car Club

11 a.m.-3 p.m. Local members of the Bluewater Region Antique Classic Car Club Canada will be showing off their classic and antique cars starting at 11 a.m.
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KidsCamp - Food Fight Mad Scientists

Jul 14, 2014 - Jul 18, 2014

Summer KidsCamp

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 - Lore and Legends of the Sea

Jul 21, 2014 - Jul 25, 2014

Summer KidsCamp

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 - Pioneer Power

Jul 28, 2014 - Aug 01, 2014

child with bonnet

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

Aug 01, 2014 - Aug 02, 2014

Emancipation Festival Logo

Join us in celebrating the 152nd Emancipation Celebration Festival! Speaker's Forum at Grey Roots Friday evening. The festivities continue Saturday at Harrison Park.
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KidsCamp - At the Beach

Aug 05, 2014 - Aug 08, 2014

Summer KidsCamp

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 08, 2014 - Aug 08, 2014

Comet

Starts at dusk. Join experts from the Bluewater Astronomical Society to view the night sky.
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Spoke & Bustle

Aug 09, 2014 - Aug 09, 2014

Lloyd Moore Steam Engine

10 a.m.-5 p.m. Spoke & Bustle, one of the oldest special events held at the former Grey County Museum, has returned to Moreston Heritage Village. Regular admission rates apply. Members free.
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KidsCamp - Sports & Games Through Time

Aug 11, 2014 - Aug 15, 2014

Summer KidsCamp

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 - Letter Theme Days

Aug 18, 2014 - Aug 22, 2014

Summer KidsCamp

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

Sep 05, 2014 - Sep 05, 2014

Comet

Starts at dusk. Join experts from the Bluewater Astronomical Society to view the night sky.
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Grey County Warden's Golf Tournament

Sep 12, 2014 - Sep 12, 2014

Golf 2010

1 p.m. at Legacy Ridge! Details to follow.
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161st Sydenham Agricultural Fair

Sep 25, 2014 - Sep 25, 2014

Events - Sydenham Agricultural Fair

10 a.m.-3 p.m. Presented by the Sydenham Agricultural Society. Over 500 children participating. Agricultural fun! Fair: Thursday, September 25. Displays only: Friday, September 26 and Saturday, September 27 until 3 p.m. 
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Pratie Oaten

Oct 05, 2014 - Oct 05, 2014

Pratie Oaten

12 noon-5 p.m. Grey Roots celebrates its 5th annual Pratie Oaten Irish Festival in Moreston Heritage Village!
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WWI Education Day

Oct 06, 2014 - Oct 06, 2014

TrenchesThumb

Experience the Great War, "the war to end all wars" by participating in our full WWI Education Day at Grey Roots Museum & Archives.
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A Little Scary Halloween

Oct 25, 2014 - Oct 25, 2014

Pumpkin Head

3-7 p.m. Details to follow. 
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Fall Lecture Sereis - Lecture #1

Nov 04, 2014 - Nov 04, 2014

Fall Lecture Series at Grey Roots

2:30 p.m. Details to follow.
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Fall Lecture Series - Lecture #2

Nov 18, 2014 - Nov 18, 2014

Fall Lecture Series at Grey Roots

2:30 p.m. Details to follow.
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Fall Lecture Series - History of the Thimble

Nov 25, 2014 - Nov 25, 2014

Open Topped Tailor's Thimble 1980.248.019

2:30 p.m. Join Helen Kay. Details to follow.
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7th Annual Holiday Craft Sale

Nov 29, 2014 - Nov 29, 2014

Craft Sale

11 a.m.-4 p.m. Over 25 local artisans and craftspeople. Free admission to the show!
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Family Holiday Fun & Games Day

Dec 06, 2014 - Dec 06, 2014

Christmas Tree and Old Fashioned Santa

Family films, a children's activity table, scavenger hunts and games. Normal admission rates apply. Members as always are free.
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Moreston by Candlelight Winter Evening

Dec 13, 2014 - Dec 13, 2014

Horse-drawn sleigh

4-8 p.m. Experience Christmas in the Heritage Village. Sleigh rides, roaring fires, hot apple cider and more! Regular admission rates apply.
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