Canada is celebrating it’s 150th birthday this year! Canada day celebrations including family fun events, festivals, weekend activities and fireworks are taking place in Grey Bruce Georgian. A detailed list of events, many of which are FREE, can be found by using the following links:
Explore the Bruce
Events Grey County Tourism
List of activities – Canada day 2017
National Aboriginal Day is Wednesday June 21, 2017. Events are taking place all over Canada to celebrate Canada’s Indigenous Peoples. Information about National Aboriginal Day events and activities taking place across Canada can be found at Celebrate National Aboriginal Day.
Reading the news is an excellent way to improve your English skills. It is also a great way to learn about what is happening around the world. Excellent short news stories designed to assist English learners improve their reading skills can be found at Breaking News English, Simple English News and News in Levels. Choose articles that interest you in a wide variety of topics.These sites give learners an opportunity to select reading material at a level they are most comfortable with.
Doors Open takes place June 3 and 4th 2017 in the City of Owen Sound. This event gives the public an opportunity to explore some of the city’s most interesting places. The doors will be open at multiple sites across the city, offering FREE and rare access to historically, architecturally, culturally and socially significant buildings. This year the city will feature a variety of sites that celebrate 160 years of Owen Sound and 150 years of Canada. Details about the event including, a list of locations and the times that they will be open can be found at Owen Sound Tourism.