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May 2018
Wizard of Oz April 27th, 28th, May 4th, May 5th at 7:30 p.m. and April 29th, May 6th at 2:00 p.m. Hanover Civic Theatre
Friday, May 4, 2018 - 7:30pm to Saturday, May 5, 2018 - 7:30pm
443-10th Avenue Hanover N4N 2P1

Frank Baum's story is timeless and HCP is presenting The Wizard of Oz, which will run April 27th, 28th, May 4,th 5th, all at 7:30 p.m. and matinees on April 29th and May 6th at 2:00 p.m. at the Hanover Civic Theatre.

Rik Emmett
Friday, May 4, 2018 - 8:00pm to 10:00pm
12 Nelson Street East Meaford N4L 1N6

After five decades in the biz, the adjectives ‘prolific’ and ‘eclectic’ frequently pop up in Rik Emmett’s profiles.  Following over a dozen platinum albums from his Triumph years, he’s produced 19 more as a non-platinum indie, ranging from rock to blues to jazz to folk to classical – which led to the making of a new full-blown rock record again in 2016, RES 9, for the MASCOT / PROVOGUE label on a worldwide deal.

NEWSTART 8 LAWS OF HEALTH
Saturday, May 5, 2018 - 2:00pm to 5:00pm
122442 Grey Road 5 Owen Sound N4K 5P1

FREE Healthy Living seminar taking place on Saturday, May 5th from 2:00pm-5:00pm. Food samples and materials are included!  We'll be taking an in-depth look at the 8 Laws of Health as found in the acronym NEWSTART to give you a better, more vibrant life.  

Adventures in Printmaking
Saturday, May 5, 2018 - 7:00pm to 11:00pm
131 Garafraxa Street South Durham N0G 1R0

Adventures in Printmaking is an exploration of printmaking techniques by local artists Becky Comber, Chelsea Miller, Katharine Kennie and Kate Civiero. 

Music performances by Doug Tielli and Bert Lank to follow!

The Georgian Bay Concert Choir presents J.S. Bach's St. john Passion
Saturday, May 5, 2018 - 7:30pm to 10:00pm
Harmony Centre Owen Sound N4K2N7

On May 5, 2018, Owen Sound’s own Georgian Bay Concert Choir will present Johan Sebastian Bach's St John Passion. The performance will feature several guest soloists as well as The Wilfrid Laurier Alumni Orchestra led by Jeremy Bell. The choir has been working on the piece since early this year and are very excited to bring this major work to a local audience.

Only the Lonely: A Tribute to Roy Orbison
Saturday, May 5, 2018 - 8:00pm to 10:00pm
12 Nelson Street East Meaford N4L 1N6

 

Goldenaires choir
Sunday, May 6, 2018 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Meaford United Church Meaford N4L 1E2

The Goldenaires will be presenting their Spring Concert on Sunday, May 6, 2018 at the new time of 2:00 pm at Meaford United Church.  Enjoy a variety of music with Celtic influence along with guest performances.  Admission is by donation with proceeds to local school music programs.

Wizard of Oz April 27th, 28th, May 4th, May 5th at 7:30 p.m. and April 29th, May 6th at 2:00 p.m. Hanover Civic Theatre
Sunday, May 6, 2018 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
443-10th Avenue Hanover N4N 2P1

Frank Baum's story is timeless and HCP is presenting The Wizard of Oz, which will run April 27th, 28th, May 4,th 5th, all at 7:30 p.m. and matinees on April 29th and May 6th at 2:00 p.m. at the Hanover Civic Theatre. This is a family-friendly show and tickets are:  Adults $20, Students 13-18 $15 and children 12 and under $8.  The Box Office phone, staffed by volunteers, will be activated by the beginning of April for ticket orders.

Sultans of String (Duo)
Sunday, May 6, 2018 - 2:00pm
714506 Baseline Road Markdale N0C 1H0

The songwriting, the sounds, the magic!
Chris McKhool (violin) and Kevin Laliberté (guitar), the songwriters behind the music, take you on a musical journey around the world!

Wednesday, May 9, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Hanover Public Library Hanover N4N 2P1

Jennifer Robson, author of “Somewhere in France” and several other bestselling novels of historical fiction, will meet her many fans and talk about her writing. Tickets $5. Sponsored by Exceldor Foods.

Thunderbird Twin Zipline: Fri-Sat-Sun during Spring
Friday, May 11, 2018 - 10:00am to 3:00pm
260/280 Scenic Caves Rd Collingwood/The Blue Mountains L9Y 0P2

Opening Twin Zipline season special - Second ride is FREE on Friday May 11/18. Spring special: $5-off all packages (may not be combined with other offers).  Soar down Ontario’s longest Twin Zipline from the top of the Escarpment 2550 ft. down the valley at a 287 ft. vertical drop. Age/height/weight restrictions and fully closed running shoes required. Thunderbird operates Fri-Sat-Sun during the spring.

Gas Head Willy Theatre
Friday, May 11, 2018 - 7:00pm
12 Nelson Street East Meaford N4L 1N6

Starts at 7pm  $22

Adapted and Directed by Bill Murphy, Book by Richard Thomas

Sat May 12: Zachary Lucky with the Kelly Song Collective
Saturday, May 12, 2018 - 7:30pm to 10:30pm
136215 Grey Road 40 Desboro N0H 1K0

Desboro Music Hall 2018 Concert Series
Sat May 12, 2018
Opening Act: The Kelly Song Collective
All Ages
Doors open at 7pm, Music starts at 7:30pm

Georgian Bay Symphony
Saturday, May 12, 2018 - 7:30pm to 9:30pm
1550 8th St E Owen Sound N4K 3P6

Piano Concerto No. 2 in A Major - F. Liszt ; Hungarian Dances - J. Brahms ; Hary Janos Suite - J. Kodaly. Join us as we sample the music of Hungary for our final concert of the season. Enjoy Liszt's Piano Concerto No. 2 in A Major performed by pianist Rudin Lengo, winner of the 2012 Glenn Gould School Concerto Competition and the 5th Knigge Music Competition at UBC.

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri
Thursday, May 17, 2018 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
12 Nelson Street East Meaford N4L 1N6

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri is a darkly comic drama from Academy Award nominee Martin McDonagh (In Bruges).

Victorians had all of the fun
Friday, May 18, 2018 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
113 Lakeshore Road East The Blue Mountains L9Y 0N1

The Craigleith Heritage Depot is celebrating International Museum Day and Victoria Day weekend with a green screen experience!

Dress up and put yourself in the past.

Friday May 18th and Saturday May 19th from 1-4pm jump into a historic photo!

Cost, by donation.

May Long Weekend
Saturday, May 19, 2018 (All day) to Monday, May 21, 2018 (All day)
156 Jozo Weider Blvd The Blue Mountains L9Y 3Z2

Kick off summer in style with a circus tent, live music, kids’ entertainment and hiking all weekend. Challenge yourself to Rusty’s famous rib eating contest and celebrate after with FIREWORKS!

Durham & District Horticultural Society Plant Sale
Saturday, May 19, 2018 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
185 George Street West Durham N0G 1R0

Ready, Set, PLANT! The Durham & District Horticultural Society will hold it's annual Plant Sale on Saturday, May 19th, 2018 from 9AM to Noon. This must visit sale will be held at the Durham Town Hall, 185 George Street, West, Durham. Members and friends of the society have been busy growing, splitting and digging up plants to donate along with garden tools, plant stands pots and vases.

Victorians had all of the fun
Saturday, May 19, 2018 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
113 Lakeshore Road East The Blue Mountains L9Y 0N1

The Craigleith Heritage Depot is celebrating International Museum Day and Victoria Day weekend with a green screen experience!

Dress up and put yourself in the past.

Friday May 18th and Saturday May 19th from 1-4pm jump into a historic photo!

Cost, by donation.

Massie Hall May 19 8:00 pm - Steve Dickinson
Saturday, May 19, 2018 - 8:00pm to 10:00pm
Massie Hall Massie N0H 1G0

Dickinson has “that one in a million voice”, says Canadian music producer Rick Hutt. He’s also a superb songwriter who has performed with Canada’s iconic band The Guess Who, Chantal Kreviasuk, Nazareth, Jeff Healey and many others. Steve recently performed on a recent tribute album to Frankie Miller along with Willie Nelson, Elton John, Rod Stewart and others.

Farmer the Band @ The Garafraxa Cafe
Saturday, May 19, 2018 - 8:00pm to 11:00pm
133 Garafraxa Street, South Durham N0G 1R0

Southern BC based FARMER THE BAND have been performing their Canadian grown Americana from coast to coast in living rooms to festivals and everything in between. Touring as a duo, both members play multiple instruments at once giving a full band sound. It may look gimmicky but the “two-person-one-man-band” delivers a full ensemble sound live off the floor with no looping, just honest musicality and love for what they do.

Rock of Ages Country Gospel Show
Sunday, May 20, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
443 10th Ave Hanover N4N 2K6

Rock of Ages Country Gospel Show with Marie Bottrell Country Music Hall of Famer, BIO - Sponsored by Hanover Honda - Sunday May 20th 2pm, 2018

MARIE BOTTRELL is a Canadian country music singer and songwriter. Eighteen of Bottrell's singles made the _RPM [1]_ Country Tracks charts, including five which reached the Top Ten. Bottrell won the

women's ride
Sunday, May 20, 2018 - 2:00pm
1st Ave E and 8th St. E Owen Sound N4K 3M6

Attention women and girls… We are offering a free ride for a day. You do not have to be a member of Owen Sound Cycling Club or any club. Just register and come out on May 20th for a fun day.

Inside the Vatican with Sir Peter Ustinov
Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
40 Sydenham St. Flesherton N0C1E0

Step into a rarely seen world, as John McGreevy takes us on a fascinating journey Inside the Vatican with Sir Peter Ustinov as our guide - the first ever such permission given to a film crew. In this film presentation at the South Grey Museum, viewers will see exclusive pictures of Vatican art, architectural triumphs, and the sites of many historical events.

Fiction Book Sale @ the Library
Friday, May 25, 2018 - 9:30am to Saturday, May 26, 2018 - 5:00pm
824 1st Ave West Owen Sound N4K4K4

NEW this year – the Summertime Fiction Book Sale!

Massie Hall - May 25 8:00 pm - Matt Epp
Friday, May 25, 2018 - 8:00pm to 10:00pm
Massie Hall Massie N0H 1G0

Matt Epp is simply one of the best of a generation of fine songwriters emerging in this country over the last decade or so, and carrying forward the torch of Canadian songwriting that goes back to Lightfoot, Mitchell, Young, Cohen and Cockburn.

Claude Méthé & David Greely - LATOQC, from Louisiana to Québec
Saturday, May 26, 2018 - 7:30pm
714506 Baseline Road Markdale N0C 1H0

A trip inside two French traditions – from Louisiana to Québec – on fiddle and in song

Plant Based Cooking Class
Sunday, May 27, 2018 - 2:00pm to 5:00pm
122442 Grey Road 5 Owen Sound N4K 5P1

Learn how to prepare amazing plant based dishes using whole foods for optimal health. Cooking demonstrations, lots of food samples and recipe book included!  $30 per person.  Registration required by phone or email by May 21, 2018.

Thursday Flicks  The Post
Thursday, May 31, 2018 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
12 Nelson Street East Meaford N4L 1N6

In the summer of 1971, the Washington Post faces a historic dilemma: whether or not to publish the Pentagon Papers, a top-secret document that reveals the U.S. government knew for decades the Vietnam War was unwinnable. Executive editor Ben Bradlee (Tom Hanks) and publisher Kay Graham (Meryl Streep) debate the best course of action in this docudrama, which was directed by Steven Spielberg.

painting Inspired Palettes
On-going Event
Tuesday, March 27, 2018 (All day) to Saturday, May 5, 2018 (All day)
12 Nelson Street East Meaford N4L 1N6

A general exhibition from Mar 27 – May 5 of varied mediums and subject matter by artists of the South Simcoe Palette Club, who meet once a week to share info and support each other in their work.  www.Southsimcoepaletteclub.ca

Please call Box Office for Gallery hours.

Springlicious
On-going Event
Monday, April 2, 2018 - 10:45am to Friday, May 18, 2018 - 10:45am
156 Jozo Weider Blvd, The Blue Mountains, ON L9Y 3Z2 Blue Mountains L9Y 3Z2

A favorite time of year in the Village to enjoy specially priced menus and offers at many of the restaurants, shops and award-winning iwa Spa. Sunday to Thursday with some weekend additions.

camera club
On-going Event
Tuesday, May 1, 2018 (All day) to Saturday, June 30, 2018 (All day)
824 1st Ave West Owen Sound N4K 4K4

Photography Exhibition @ the Library

The Library is pleased to welcome the Owen Sound Camera Club for a photography show taking place throughout the Library until the end of June. 

As one of the oldest camera clubs in Ontario, they have been meeting to share their love of photography for over 60 years! 

Stop by in May and June to experience the abundant talent this active group has to offer.

On-going Event
Wednesday, May 16, 2018 - 4:00pm to 8:00pm
250 Owen Sound Street Dundalk N0C1B0

A community farmers' market promoting local producers and artisans from in and around the Township of Southgate.

On-going Event
Wednesday, May 23, 2018 - 4:00pm to 8:00pm
250 Owen Sound Street Dundalk N0C1B0

A community farmers' market promoting local producers and artisans from in and around the Township of Southgate.

Save $20 on June Eco Adventure Tours
On-going Event
Tuesday, May 29, 2018 - 9:00am to Friday, June 29, 2018 - 5:00pm
260/280 Scenic Caves Rd Collingwood/The Blue Mountains L9Y 0P2

Valid for Monday-Friday tours between June 1 – 29, 2018 reserved online in advance.  The month of June explodes with blossoms, scents and colours. It’s an exhilarating time to walk along airborne walkways through the treetop canopy with the squirrels and fly like a bird down two ziplines. During the 3-hr. tour, guides take you on an expedition through a UNESCO biosphere reserve formed 450 million years ago from the ice age.

On-going Event
Wednesday, May 30, 2018 - 4:00pm to 8:00pm
250 Owen Sound Street Dundalk N0C1B0

A community farmers' market promoting local producers and artisans from in and around the Township of Southgate.