Arts & Culture

A Trip Into the Past of St. Vincent Township

RiversideSchool225On June 17, the Grey County Historical Society is hosting a nostalgic bus trip, with a two hour tour of the pioneer schools and churches still standing in the former St. Vincent Township, now part of the Municipality of Meaford.

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For Art's Sake, Get Creative!

JunePaintJamThose looking to find their inner artist have a new resource to turn to with the recently established Georgian Bay Art Academy. Founded by artist, and new Meaford resident, Herbert Pryke, one of the primary goals of the academy is to share the therapeutic benefits that can be found through artistic expression.

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Monday Night Book Club Reviews: The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt

goldfinch225This novel was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for 2014. It is the third novel for the author and by her account took 11 years to write.

Donna Tartt first burst onto the scene in 1996 with her debut novel The Secret History, which brought her much acclaim. Her second novel, The Little Friend, published in 2004, was panned by critics and the public, leading to speculation that she was in fact a one-hit wonder.

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MIY Rumpus at the Owen Sound Library

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Curious about the DIY and maker culture?   Take part in the MIY (Make It Yourself) Rumpus on Saturday, June 13 from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm at the Owen Sound & North Grey Union Public Library.

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