Events

View a photo journal of multiple Grey Roots events.

Print Shop Demonstrations

Feb 11, 2016 - Feb 11, 2016

Print Shop

1:30-4 p.m. Every Thursday you have an opportunity to view demonstrations and to ask questions when print shop veteran Doug Iles is on duty.
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Black History Month Documentary Film Festival

Feb 13, 2016 - Feb 13, 2016

Movie Reel

Films play Saturday February 13, 20 and 27 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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Pajama Party Family Day

Feb 15, 2016 - Feb 15, 2016

children listening

Pajama Party, classic fairy tales presented by Studio Babette Puppet Theatre, craft, games, scavenger hunt.
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Grey Roots Cheers the Owen Sound Attack

Feb 20, 2016 - Feb 20, 2016

hockey

This event takes place at the Bayshore. Volunteers in period costume and other highlights. Details to follow.
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Museum & a Movie

Mar 05, 2016 - Mar 05, 2016

Movie Reel

2 p.m. A family-friendly film plays this Saturday in the Grey Roots Theatre.
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Grey Roots Cheers the Owen Sound Attack

Mar 12, 2016 - Mar 12, 2016

hockey

This event takes place at the Bayshore. Volunteers in period costume and other highlights. Details to follow.
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March Break Family Activities

Mar 12, 2016 - Mar 19, 2016

Scavenger hunt

March Break fun for the whole family! **Please note: Grey Roots is closed on March 13.**
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March Break KidsCamp - Goblins, Fairies, and Toadstools - 17 spaces left

Mar 14, 2016 - Mar 18, 2016

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: All About Brickworks

Mar 22, 2016 - Mar 22, 2016

Scott Brickyard LEITH Brick

2:30 p.m. Dr. John Carter presents. Brick is one of the oldest building materials, and its story starts at the very beginning of the history of civilization.
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Spring Lecture Series ~ Tread Lightly: An Archaeological Tour of Grey County

Mar 29, 2016 - Mar 29, 2016

Spring Lecture Series

2:30 p.m. Join Dr. Bill Fitzgerald. Details to follow.
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Maple Sugar Moon Festival

Apr 02, 2016 - Apr 02, 2016

Tapping the tree

11 a.m. - 4 p.m. Celebrate the origins of the maple syrup harvest! Maple syrup making and tasting. Aboriginal games for kids. Pioneer demonstrations. Enjoy some pancakes with maple syrup.
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Archives Awareness Week

Apr 04, 2016 - Apr 08, 2016

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 6.
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Spring Lecture Series: Old Growth Trees in the Owen Sound Area

Apr 05, 2016 - Apr 05, 2016

Elm tree sample

2:30 p.m. Bob Knapp shares his investigation of old growth trees in the Owen Sound area.
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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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Spring Lecture Series: Storm Chasing in Ontario

Apr 12, 2016 - Apr 12, 2016

Lightning Storm

2:30 p.m. Join David T. Chapman for a powerful presentation explaining the effects storms have in Ontario.  
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Grey Roots Regional Heritage Fair

Apr 21, 2016 - Apr 21, 2016

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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O'Schraves Concert

May 01, 2016 - May 01, 2016

The O'Schraves

Grey Roots features Family Trad Group, The O’Schraves. Other details to follow.
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WWI Education Day

May 09, 2016 - May 09, 2016

TrenchesThumb

An interactive event for students to bring better understanding of WWI.
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PA Day Adventures - Crazy Laboratory - 3 spaces left

Jun 03, 2016 - Jun 03, 2016

kids group

PA Day Adventures at Grey Roots are fun and educational.
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Remembrances of Rebellion Workshop

Jun 04, 2016 - Jun 04, 2016

1846 Map

9:15 a.m. - 2 p.m. Grey Roots is pleased to present a Remembrances of Rebellion workshop with speakers Chris Raible, Dorothy Duncan, and Dr. John Carter.
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Moreston Sundays - Spring Preview

Jun 12, 2016 - Jun 12, 2016

Volunteer with the phone in the Farm House kitchen

1-4 p.m. Be among the first visitors of the 2016 season!    
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Moreston Sundays - Spring Preview

Jun 19, 2016 - Jun 19, 2016

1-4 p.m. Be among the first visitors of the 2016 season!  
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PA Day Adventures - History Hunters - 10 spaces left

Jun 30, 2016 - Jun 30, 2016

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 30, 2016 - Sep 05, 2016

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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Pratie Oaten Irish Festival

Sep 25, 2016 - Sep 25, 2016

Pratie Oaten

12 noon - 5 p.m. Grey Roots celebrates its 7th annual Pratie Oaten Irish Festival in Moreston Heritage Village!
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