Saturday, July 9, 2016

Summer potluck picnic in the country

Yes, It is time for a summer potluck picnic in the country. Wednesday, July 20, 2016, 6:00 p.m. is the time and date to mark on your calendars.

 Come for a tour of the 1850s McNaughton House and hear the history of the house with the owner Jo-Ann Craig. She will also share a brief history of the area. 

Bring your dishes, food to share and a lawn chair. 

Location: 105601, 10th Sideroad, Meaford. 

Go south from Highway 26 on to Grey Road 112 (Range Road). [turn right if coming from the Owen Sound direction and left if coming from the Meaford direction]

 SideRoad 10 is the third sideroad south of Highway. 26. Turn left on to SR 10 and Jo-Ann’s farm is the first farm on the left. 

If approaching from the south on Grey Road 12, SR 10 is the first sideroad after you reach the bottom of Scotch Mountain.Turn right.

Monday, June 6, 2016

Wednesday, June 15 2016 at the Meaford Hall

 It is the beginning of a new year of programmes. Please check the website under events for a list of the events for the coming year.

Everyone is welcome to join members of the Grey County Historical Society on Wednesday, June 15, 2016, 1:30 p.m. at the Meaford Hall. 

On the day the cornerstone was laid in August of 1908, Mayor J.W. Horsley bragged that Meaford Hall would be the largest municipal building in the County of Grey. "Its massive and graceful outlines," he declared, "will stand as a monument to prosperity and progress . . . and doubtless will be for many generations one of its prominent landmarks." 

Enjoy a tour of the historic building and learn about the history of this beautiful building.

Location: Meaford Hall, 12 Nelson Street East Meaford.