The Weekly Roundup (July 13th-19th)

Well the weather isn't quite as amazing as it was last weekend to be heading out to the beach. Thats ok though there is so much going on you wont even be thinking about it- or getting burnt like myself last Saturday. Im throughly impressed by this line up of events, there are things happening for people of all ages and abilities. Check it out: 

Owen Sound Farmers Market

Saturday July 13th, 8am-12:30pm
8th St. East
Owen Sound Farmers market is a great place to meet your farmers and buy your food every Sat morning all year.

Mixed Media/Collage/Painting Funshop
Saturday July 13th, 10-11am
The Artists’ Co-op
A playful course with a focus on personal art and experiment with different mixed media techniques. Students are encouraged to bring a black and white photo of their home, a persona or and adored pet to incorporate.

Saturday July 13th, 11am-10pm
Harbourfest is a one-day, rain-or-shine event that will draw crowds to Owen Sound's inner harbour for food, drinks, live entertainment & fun family activities.
The 'Main Stage' will be on the east harbour wall, in front of Mudtown Station Brewery & Restaurant, with a fully-licensed area to sample local brews & enjoy performers all day long - including Stacey Renee on stage at 6 PM and AC/DC tribute band, Who Made Who hitting the stage at 8 PM.

Live Music
Saturday July 13th, 8pm-12am
Jazzmyns Restaurant
Come to Jazzmyn's every Thursday, Friday and Saturday evening from 8:00pm to midnight for live entertainment. There is a different line-up every night.

Free Summer Swim 
Sunday July 14th, 11am-12pm
Harrison Park Pool 
Enjoy FREE summer swimming from July 4th until Sunday September 1st. 

Antique & Classic Car Show
Sunday July 14th, 11am - 3pm
Grey Roots Museum & Archives
Come check out a beautiful array of antique and classic cars. Motorcycles welcome. Event is included with regular admission. Rain or Shine.
For more information about displaying a vehicle, please contact:

Harbour Nights Concert Series
Sunday July 14th, 7-8:30pm
1155 1st Avenue West
Concerts take place at the beautiful inner-harbour behind Owen Sound's Visitor Centre. Please bring your lawn chair or blanket to enjoy the occasion. In the event of rain, the concert may be moved indoors to the Owen Sound Legion auditorium, at 1450 2nd Avenue West. There is no admission charge for Harbour Nights concerts, although donations are gratefully accepted.

Billy Bishop Ghost Walks
Sunday July 14th, 9-10:30pm
Billy Bishop Home & Museum - 948 3rd Ave West, Owen Sound
History Walks the streets of Owen Sound! This is not your typical sidewalk crawl. The stories of the famous and infamous are animated as you stroll through the city to uncover the strange and magnificent tales of Owen Sound. This walk is aimed at those 12+ and can walk comfortably about 4 km.

Monday July 15th, 2-3pm
Owen Sound & North Grey Union Public Library
LEGO club resumes meeting from 4-5pm on Mondays until the third weekend in September.

Concerts in the Park
Monday July 15th, 7:30pm
Harrison Park Bandshell
Join the Owen Sound City Band this summer at the Harrison Park Bandshell for a free concert in the Park. The Band with play show tunes, dixieland, sacred, popular, international, contemporary, traditional, and children’s music with special guest vocalists.

Bi-Monthly Open Mic
Tuesday July 16th, 8pm
Heartwood Hall
Tuesday, July 9th it's OPEN MIC night with our host Aaron Top and no feature band yet so hit us up it interested for the 8:15 slot for a 1/2 hour! Come support and enjoy the great music! C'mon out and show us what you're working on! Pizza from Justin's Oven available. It's been really busy and great fun with both bands and songwriters. FREE event. NOT just for musicians but a night to go out and enjoy great local talent for free or just hang out with friends! There will be full band backline set up for musicians to use, but please bring your own guitar if you can (we do have a house guitar if needed). See you here!

Victorian Luncheon Tea
Wednesday July 17th, 12-1:30pm
Billy Bishop Home & Museum
Join us on a warm sunny summer day for assorted tea, sandwiches, delicious scones, scrumptious home-made strawberry jam and sweet clotted cream. We will also have Billy’s Blend Tea available

The 26th Annual Noon Hour Series
Wednesday July 17th, 12-1pm
Georgian Shores United Church
This summer, the 26th annual noon hour series is returning to Georgian Shores united church every wednesday at noon beginning July 3rd. Each week we will be presenting classical, folk, and blues music performed by local favourites, and nationally acclaimed musicians.

Wacky Wednesday
Wednesday July 17th, 2-3:30pm
Owen Sound & North Grey Union Public LIbrary
Come celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Mission and the first step on the moon in this week's version of wacky wednesday.

Free Summer Swim
Wednesday July 17th, 11am-12pm
Harrison Park Pool
Enjoy FREE summer swimming July 4th until Sunday September 1st.

Owen Sound Comedy for Camp- Patrick Coppolino & more!
Wednesday July 17th, 7-9:30pm
Royal Canadian Legion
Camp Maple Leaf Presents “Comedy for Camp.” Join us on Wednesday July 17th 2019 at the Royal Canadian Legion in Owen Sound, Ontario for a night to remember. Some of Canada’s top comedians will leave you rolling in the aisles all for a great cause! Featuring Patrick Coppolino and Manolis Zontanos he's appeared on the Comedy Network and Just For Laughs.

The World of Indigo
Thursday July 18th & Friday July 19th, 10am-4pm
The Artists’ Co-op
Immerse yourself in the magic of blue. Spend 2 days exploring an easy to use indigo dye vat incorporating the japanese patterning techniques of shibori. There is no experience needed with dying and sewing as there are no mistakes, only wonderful surprises.

Orchestra North Performs @ Grey Roots
Thursday July 18th, 11:30-12:30pm
Grey Roots Museum and Archives
School may be out for the summer, but Orchestra North is learning all about music making with players from across Canada. On July 18th, come hear the Orchestra North Junior program perform at the School House in Moreston Heritage Village at 11:30 a.m. Explore the historic building and listen in on violin and cello performances. At 12:00 pm, Orchestra North's virtuosic Academy Brass Ensemble will perform at the Bandstand.
Bring your lunch and enjoy some beautiful music in the sun! Regular admission rates apply. FREE for Grey Roots Members!

Silver Band Ring Workshop with Morag Budgeon
Thursday July 18th, 1-4pm
The Artists’ Co-op
Use traditional silversmith techniques to fabricate a band ring. Learn how to texture, stamp, solder, form and polish. No experience necessary!

Summer Scrabble
Thursday July 18th, 7-8:30pm
Owen Sound & North Grey Union Public Library
On the third Monday of the month, come out to the library for summer scrabble fun. We will be hosting friendly Scrabble games in the auditorium on June 20th, July 18th, and August 15th. There are Scrabble boards available, but may want to bring your own just to be safe.

Yoga in the Cave
Thursday July 18th, 7:30-8:45
Kokoro Salt Cave
In this class, we will incorporate a nice blend of slow, gentle movement and stretching, pranayama (breath), restoration and release work, all while enjoying the wellness and energy benefits of the salt cave.
This class is wonderful for most levels as long as getting up and down onto a Yoga mat is accessible.

An Evening with Colin Linden
Thursday July 18th, 8:30-11:30pm
Heartwood Concert Hall
Linden is a genuine renaissance man of roots music. He’s a singer and songwriter of great skill, an in-demand and prolific record producer ( Bruce Cockburn, Tom Wilson, Colin James), a sideman to the stars as guitarist for the likes of Bruce Cockburn, Emmylou Harris, and Robert Plant and Alison Krauss, and, for the past decade, a member of the highly successful trio, Blackie and the Rodeo Kings.

Moon Music: Apollo 11 at 50
Friday July 19th, 8pm
Mudtown Records
Mudtown Records presents Moon Music: Apollo 11 at 50, a 50th anniversary viewing of original footage of the historic Apollo 11 moon landing from July 19th 1969 along with a live, original ambient soundtrack provided by Josh Richardson and members of the Silent Film Ensemble.
This is an outdoors, weather permitting event. Please bring blankets, or chairs for seating.