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There are many Remembrance Day themed activities this week in Grey County!

03/11/17

 

Words Aloud Festival

Thursday, November 2, 2017 to Sunday, November 5, 2017

251 George St East, Durham

The Words Aloud Spoken Word and Storytelling Festival is a small but mighty regional event held in the southwestern Ontario village of Durham, Ontario.  One of Canada's finest regional literary festivals, Words Aloud presents the best in spoken word from across Canada and beyond.  Come out for the whole weekend to enjoy a captivating blend of poetry, spoken word, storytelling, music, workshops and more.  

 

Sea to Shining Sea

Friends of the South Grey Museum event Nov. 3, 2017

Friday, November 3, 2017 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

2 Highland Drive, Flesherton

Artists Holger Majorahn and Jennifer Stenberg set off to see Canada in the autumn of 2014. Over three years they saw the country from sea to shining sea - painting as they went. Come out to enjoy the story of their 27,000 km journey in a presentation like no other. 

 

Annual Square Foot Show Opening

Saturday, November 4, 2017 - 6:00pm to 8:30pm

18 Bruce St., THORNBURY

Join us for our exciting Annual Square Foot show opening on Saturday, November 4th. Doors Open at 4:45 pm at the Corner Café across from the gallery at 3 Bruce Street where we will be giving out numbered tickets for the show.  All paintings are 12 x 12 and sell for $144 plus tax. Don't miss this opportunity to acquire stunning original art at an incredible price!

 

Hope and Longing: Songs of the World Wars

Imagine Rosie the Riveter!

Saturday, November 4, 2017 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

LE Shore Memorial Library, 173 Bruce St, Thornbury

Love the Andrews Sisters? Enchanted by Vera Lynn? Join us for songs and stories of the world wars. Remember these lovely songs and teach your children and grandchildren about them and the role they played in lifting spirits and bringing people together in times of trial. 

 

Billy Bishop Goes to War

Billy Bishop Goes To War, Meaford Hall November 4th ant 7:30 2017

Saturday, November 4, 2017 - 7:30pm to 10:00pm

12 Nelson St E, Meaford

Billy Bishop Goes to War is coming to Meaford Hall on Nov 4th for one performance only in honour of Remembrance Day and the 100th Anniversary of Billy Bishop receiving the Victoria Cross Medallion.

 

Live at Massie Hall Our Shotgun Wedding

Live at Massie Hall Shotgun Wedding Nov 4 8:00 pm

Saturday, November 4, 2017 - 8:00pm to 10:00pm

Massie Hall, Massie

OUR SHOTGUN WEDDING is the pop-folk duo of Dylan McMullin and Lauren Jewell. The couple’s on-stage chemistry is infectious, just like the catchy hooks that fill their EP "Ghost's of the Bury Road." The couple’s songs about life, love, loss, and discovery are set in the beautiful northern Bruce Peninsula in Ontario and like the landscape, have a rugged, real, yet touching texture.

 

 

Hope and Longing: Songs of the World Wars

Join us for songs of love, hope, and community.

Sunday, November 5, 2017 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

First United Church 435 21st St W, Owen Sound

Love the Andrews Sisters? Enchanted by Vera Lynn? Join us for songs and stories of the world wars. Remember these lovely songs and teach your children and grandchildren about them and the role they played in lifting spirits and bringing people together in times of trial. 

 

A Padre's War Diary by Local Author and Illustrator Brian Dalton

A Padre's War

Monday November 6, 2017 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

824 1st Ave West, Owen Sound

Local Author & Illustrator – Brian Dalton
Monday, November 6 @ 7pm at the Owen Sound & North Grey Union Public Library
 

 

Ongoing Events

OUR CANADA: Coast to Coast and Back Again

Tuesday, November 7, 2017 to Saturday, January 27, 2018

12 Nelson Street East, Meaford

Two traveling painters, Holger Majorahn and Jennifer Stenberg, inspired by the natural splendour of Canada have created a new colourful collection of famous and fascinating off the beaten track scenes. www.artsonten.com

Call Box Office to check hours 1.877.538.0463 or email at info@meafordhall.ca

 

Annual Square Foot Show

Annual Square Foot Show at Loft Gallery Inc.

Saturday, November 4, 2017  to Sunday, November 12, 2017

Loft Gallery Inc.,18 Bruce Street, Thornbury

Gallery doors open at 6:00 PM

 

Fallicious

blue mountain fallicious

Tuesday, October 10, 2017 -  to Thursday, November 30, 2017

156 Jozo Weider Blvd, The Blue Mountains

It’s a dining & shopping tour de force Sunday through Thursday! Find $25 dining, shopping & Spa offers at dozens of locations throughout the Village.

Stay tuned for full events schedule.

 

Changing Colours Meaford Creative Arts Association

Tuesday, September 26, 2017  to Sunday, November 5, 2017

12 Nelson Street East, Meaford

This annual art show and sale is presented by the Meaford Creative Arts Association. A wonderful array of pottery, jewelry, acrylics and watercolours from over 20 local artists. Call Meaford Hall Box Office to check hours 1.877.538.0436 or email at info@meafordhall.ca

 

 

 

 


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