Old Favourite Songs

“And the night shall be filled with music,

And the cares that infest the day

Shall fold their tents like the Arabs,

And silently steal away.”


Rebecca Shaw - Archival Assistant Summer Student

Advertising the Woollen Mill at Inglis Falls

On June 7th, Grey Roots Museum & Archives hosted the annual Ontario Handspinning Seminar. As part of this event, Grey Roots’ Collections Manager, Sim Salata, offered a presentation about the history of woollen mills in Grey County.

Kate Jackson - Archives

Lighting Up the Town

Before we head downtown tonight to see the “Festival of Northern Lights” get switched on, it is interesting to contemplate the history of the electrical illumination of Owen Sound.  If you are checking out the “Festival of Northern lights”, or are visiting the Farmer’s Market building sometime, t

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