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30/03/17

Writing Your Life History

Writing Your Life History course poster.

Thursday, March 30, 2017 - 1:00pm to 3:30pm

113 Lakeshore Road East The Blue Mountains L9Y 0N1

Join author and artist John Fisher as he guides you step by step in a journey of memory and self-discovery through writing your own biography. From 1:00pm to 3:30pm each Thursday for all five weeks of March 2017, learn how to recall and write about your life and express your emotions along this journey.Coffee, tea, water, a workbook, and the instructor for the course are included in the one-time cost of $15.00.

Seedy Saturday

Seedy Saturday Owen Sound

Saturday, April 1, 2017 - 10:00am to 1:00pm

824 1st Ave West Owen Sound N4K4K4

10am – 1pmFree Admission.  Join us for our inaugural Seedy Saturday!  We are thrilled to welcome guest speaker Kim Delaney of Hawthorn Farm Organic Seeds at 11am.  Local gardening groups and vendors will be here to answer your questions.   There will be seeds to swap and buy, door prizes, pumpkin planting for the kids plus much more!

  • Seed Swap
  • Vendors
  • Refreshments
  • Plants
  • Seed Lending Library
  • Gardening Expertise
  • Local Growers
  • Door Prizes

Tartan Day Celebration

Saturday, April 1, 2017 - 5:00pm to 10:00pm

Beaver Valley Community Center Thornbury N0H2P0

Scottish immigrants helped settle Grey County and we remember their efforts when we celebrate our Scottish heritage each year.    Our band has helped keep this tradition alive by playing music in local parades and events over the past 57 years.To celebrate our Scottish roots, our Band will be hosting a Tartan Day Celebration on April 1st 2017 at the Beaver Valley Community Centre in Thornbury and welcome all to enjoy an entertaining night toge

The Blue Mountains Trivia Night

trivia night poster

Saturday, April 1, 2017 - 6:30pm

187 Marsh Street Clarksburg N0H 1J0

Trivia Night at The Marsh Street Centre!Doors open ayt 6:30pm, event starts at 7pm.Prizes, 50/50 draw, Pizza/Snacks, Cash Bar.Teams of 6. $15 per person.Please call to register.  519-599-3345

Canada 150 Strong, Proud and Free!

Canada 150

Saturday, April 1, 2017 - 7:30pm to 9:30pm

1550 8th St E Owen Sound N4K 0A2

Come and celebrate Canada's 150th Anniversary with the Symphony as we perform an entire concert of works by prominent Canadian composers. This concert will include Canadian Composer Elizabeth Raum's Concerto for Violin, performed by her own daughter, the well-known and accomplished Canadian violinist Erika Raum.

Rob Lutes at Meaford Hall

Rob Lutes

Saturday, April 1, 2017 - 8:00pm

12 Nelson St. E Meaford N4L 1N6

The Opera House is closed to reno the balcony. So we’re taking music into The Galleries…intimate venue, limited seating and right next to the bar! $30 buy tix for 4+ shows and pay just $25 each?If anybody embodies the beauty and honesty of roots music, its Rob Lutes.”- Maverick (UK)Since the release of his first album Gravity in 2000, Rob Lutes has steadily built a collection of exquisite songs that inhabit the intersection of blues, folk, Americana, and the contemporary singer-songwriter genre. A masterful fingerstyle guitarist with a soulful voice, he is also known for the intensity of his live performances. www.roblutes.com

Heritage Minutes Matinee

Heritage Minutes Matinee Poster

Thursday, April 6, 2017 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm

Craigleith Community Centre The Blue Mountains L9Y 0N1

An exciting afternoon screening of Historica Canada's suite of Heritage Minutes at the Craigleith Community Centre. Audience members will also be able to play "Got A Minute? Pin A Minute!" where they can share who they'd like to see appear in a Town of the Blue Mountains Heritage Minute!

Ongoing Events

Spring Trail Pass Special at Scenic Caves Nature Adventures

Spring Trail Pass Special at Scenic Caves Nature Adventures

Tuesday, March 28, 2017 - 9:00am to Sunday, April 30, 2017 - 5:00pm

260 Scenic Caves Rd Collingwood/The Blue Mountains L9Y 0P2

Spring outdoors! $10 trail pass special for all ages until April 30, 2017. Hike the nature trail to Southern Ontario’s longest Suspension Bridge for panoramic views of Georgian Bay. Hunt for clues at key locations on the Scavenger Hunt.  Admire the artistry of the life-sized wooden sculptures. Swing, slide and climb at the Children’s Adventure Playground. Open daily (including Easter weekend) from 9am-5pm (last admission 3:30pm).

Book Eco Adventure and Save $30 at Scenic Caves

Eco Tour Special 2017 - Save $30

Saturday, April 1, 2017 - 9:00am to Sunday, April 30, 2017 - 5:00pm

260 Scenic Caves Rd Collingwood/The Blue Mountains L9Y 0P2

Save $30-OFF an Eco Adventure for tours scheduled between May 6 – October 29, 2017 (excludes all Saturdays and holiday weekends) reserved during April. Experience treetop canopy walking and ziplining on 3-hour guided tours.  Height/weight/age restrictions.  Limit of 5.

Springlicious

Monday, April 3, 2017 - 4:30pm to Thursday, May 18, 2017 - 4:30pm

156 Jozo Weider Blvd. Blue Mountains L9Y 3Z2

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


"Les Belles Fleurs"

Wednesday, March 1, 2017 - 11:00am to Thursday, April 6, 2017 - 5:00pm

The Arts Centre Collingwood L9Y 2M1

“Les Belles Fleurs” Celebrating the Flowers of Canada

BMFA Arts Centre, 163 Hurontario Street, Collingwood

March 1st to April 6th, Weds to Sat 11-5, Sun 12-3

This is a juried show celebrating Spring’s arrival which brings the glory and beauty of the Flowers of Canada.  Please join us at the reception, March 3rd, 4:30 to 6 pm!  www.bmfa.on.ca  


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