Events

View a photo journal of multiple Grey Roots events.

Print Shop Demonstrations

May 28, 2015 - May 28, 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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Metal Knitting Workshop

May 30, 2015 - May 30, 2015

Metal Knitting Workshop

1-3 p.m. In a fun-filled two hour workshop, participants will learn a little about traditional Chainmail Armor and make their own bracelets, or can get a good start on making a necklace.
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Museum & a Movie

May 30, 2015 - May 31, 2015

Movie Reel

2 p.m. A family-friendly film plays Saturday and Sunday in the Grey Roots Theatre.
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Member & Volunteer Night: Dinosaurs Unearthed!

Jun 05, 2015 - Jun 05, 2015

Dinosaurs Unearthed

7 p.m. Take a sneak peek at the new exhibit, Dinosaurs Unearthed! Public opening on June 6, 2015 at 11 a.m.  
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PA Day Adventures - Capturing the Wild Outside - 6 SPACES LEFT

Jun 05, 2015 - Jun 05, 2015

Summer KidsCamp

PA Day Adventures at Grey Roots are fun and educational.
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Public Opening: Dinosaurs Unearthed!

Jun 06, 2015 - Jun 06, 2015

Dinosaurs Unearthed2

11 a.m. Come and explore our new exhibit, Dinosaurs Unearthed!
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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

10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Celebrate National Aboriginal Day with a film, guided craft, and activities!
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PA Day Adventures - Backyard Nature - 6 SPACES LEFT

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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Exhibit Opening: Arrivals and Departures: The CPR in Grey County

Jun 27, 2015 - Jun 27, 2015

CPR Elevators Harbour

11 a.m. An original exhibit created for Grey Roots with loving attention detail by the Bluewater Modellers.
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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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Georgian Bay Amateur Radio Club’s Annual Field Day Operation

Jun 27, 2015 - Jun 28, 2015

Schoolhouse

Operating from the Schoolhouse in Moreston Heritage Village a full 24 hours from 2 p.m. Saturday to 2 p.m. Sunday. Check out what Amateur Radio is all about and try your hand at on-air communications.
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Heritage Village Tours - 3 Times Daily to Labour Day

Jun 27, 2015 - Sep 07, 2015

volunteers walking

11:15 a.m., 1:15 p.m. and 3:15 p.m. daily. Take an interpreter led tour back in time through Moreston Heritage Village.
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Summer Fun Flicks - Showing Daily to Labour Day

Jun 27, 2015 - Sep 07, 2015

Movie Reel

Daily at 1:30 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 - NOW FULL

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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5th Annual Antique and Classic Car Display

Jul 12, 2015 - Jul 12, 2015

Car Club

11 a.m.-3 p.m. Classic and antique cars. Motorcyles also welcome.
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KidsCamp - Dig Deep! - Archaeology and Dinosaurs - NOW FULL

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 - NOW FULL

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 - NOW FULL

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 - NOW FULL

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 - 1 SPACE LEFT

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 - NOW FULL

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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162nd Annual Sydenham School Fall Fair

Sep 24, 2015 - Sep 26, 2015

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 24. Displays only: Friday, September 25 and Saturday, September 26 until 3 p.m. 
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Pratie Oaten Irish Festival

Oct 04, 2015 - Oct 04, 2015

Pratie Oaten

12 noon - 5 p.m. Grey Roots celebrates its 6th annual Pratie Oaten Irish Festival in Moreston Heritage Village!
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WWI Education Day

Oct 05, 2015 - Oct 05, 2015

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 24, 2015 - Oct 24, 2015

Hallowe'en wolverine

Something wicked this way comes! School-age children are invited to join us for an afternoon of spooky activities.
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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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Grey Roots Annual Craft Sale

Nov 28, 2015 - Nov 28, 2015

Craft Sale

11 a.m. - 4 p.m. Over 25 local artisans and craftspeople. Free admission to the show!
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Moreston by Candlelight

Dec 12, 2015 - Dec 12, 2015

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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Grey County Black History Event with Northern Terminus Journal Vol. 13 Release

Apr 09, 2016 - Apr 09, 2016

John Hall

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