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Good Grief Tours

October 27th, 2018 - October 27th, 2018
Discover funeral traditions and rituals from the past with this guided tour.

My Story, My Tattoo

October 20th, 2018 - January 19th, 2019

Tattoos are living images that reveal important stories about our residents, our community, and the tattoo phenomenon. This travelling exhibit features 32 thought-provoking images and stories about amazing tattoos. 

Haunted Crafternoon

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Enjoy a family-friendly afternoon of Hallowe’en crafts and games at Grey Roots!

Grey Battalions in the Great War

Beginning of the European War

Great Britain declared war against Germany on August 4, 1914. The Dominion of Canada was a colony of the British Empire. As such, Canada was also at war. Many Canadians, especially in Ontario, wanted to assist in the war effort.

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A Backwoods Preacher

The Roy Keys Collection consists of sermons, lectures, and a journal created by the late Reverend George Keys. There are 88 sermons, four sets of lecture notes, and a daily journal that was kept between 1884 and 1888. The sermons range in date from 1864 through 1883.

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The Orange in Grey

The history of Orangeism is very deep and complex. In order to fully understand it one would need to examine the entire history of Britain, Ireland and the Reformation. Orangeism as it is known today began to form in 1688, when James II came to the throne. One of his goals was to reestablish Roma

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