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Saints & Sinners: A Spirited History of Grey County

October 5th, 2013 - December 31st, 2017

This exhibit tells this story from the early days of our first settlers, to the wild days of Prohibition; from our highly successful breweries and distilleries to our secretive bootlegging operations and many things in-between.

Castle Builder

May 27th, 2017 - January 6th, 2018

Builders of all ages are invited to explore, build and play in the traveling exhibition –Castle Builder! In this exhibit kids and their families are transported to a fanciful kingdom where they too can become castle builders, building their own toy castle brick by brick.

PA Day Adventures 2017 - 2018

So much fun, they won't know they're learning! PA Day Adventures at Grey Roots are fun and educational. We welcome children aged 5 to 10 to spend the day with us learning about our current exhibits through hands-on activities, visits through the galleries, games, and crafts.

10th Annual Craft Show

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Hundreds of unique hand-crafted items from local vendors!

Moreston by Candlelight

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Join us in Moreston Heritage Village for an old fashioned Christmas! The historic buildings of Moreston, 1850s to 1940s, will be open and dressed in seasonal decor.

Nels Maher Print Shop

Every Thursday from 1:30 - 4 p.m. you have an opportunity to view demonstrations and to ask questions when print shop veteran Doug Iles is on duty in the Nels Maher Print Shop.

Arrivals & Departures: The CPR in Grey County

June 27th, 2015 - December 31st, 2017
In 2011 Grey Roots was approached by Clive Morgan on behalf of the Bluewater Modellers, with a proposal to build a diorama representing the east side of the Owen Sound Harbour circa 1910.

Natural History

The Grey County Gallery presents the history of Grey County's people, against a backdrop of the County's natural features; its forests, farmlands, waters, and rocks. Presentations are made through static displays, film and hands-on computer station.

Local Heroes

Grey Roots has many wonderful stories of incredible people that have been part of the Grey County Legacy.  The front foyer of the Centre showcases five of our Local Heroes. 

Seniors' Lecture Series: Sports Memories

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Fred Wallace, veteran sports reporter, will present five local sports stories from his career which have stood out, for the heart, competitiveness and talent displayed by the athletes, and their impact on rallying the community together.

Halloween Super Science Show

October 28th, 2017 - October 28th, 2017
Join us for a spook-tacular day of crafts, story-telling, and an amazing Halloween Super Science Show presented by Safari Science!

Fall Lecture Series: Battle of Passchendaele

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2017 marks the centenary of the Battle of Passchendaele, a seminal event in the military history of the County. Join George Auer who will be focusing on this battle during his talk. This presentation is part of our Fall Lecture Series taking place on Tuesday afternoons in November at 2:30 p.m. in our Theatre.

Fall Lecture Series: Superstorms of Ontario

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Join David T. Chapman for a wide variety of severe weather including thunderstorms, ice storms, wind storms, snow storms and solar storms all from the beautiful province of Ontario. This presentation is part of our Fall Lecture Series taking place on Tuesday afternoons in November at 2:30 p.m. in our Theatre.

Fall Lecture Series: Exploring the Birds of Ontario

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If you enjoy bird watching, then this is the presentation for you! Join David. T. Chapman for a presentation on everything from the small backyard visitors that we all know and love, to some of the largest birds like the Bald Eagle and Great Blue Heron. This presentation is part of our Fall Lecture Series taking place on Tuesday afternoons in November at 2:30 p.m. in our Theatre.