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Together and Apart – Grey and Bruce Counties to Celebrate 2020 Graduates

On Wednesday, June 24th at 7:00 p.m., Grey and Bruce counties are inviting all residents and graduates to make history with a collective at-home graduation celebration.

Who are we celebrating?

Together we will celebrate everyone graduating this year including graduates of kindergarten, grade 8, grade 12, university, college, adult education, childcare, and students moving up to the next level. 

Share your celebrations

Highlight graduating students at home by using the hashtag #GreyBruceGrad2020 on social media.  Join the virtual celebration on the evening of June 24 and share your pictures and stories. You are also encouraged to share your extraordinary stories of life during the COVID-19 pandemic at www.GreyRoots.com.

Make some noise and help celebrate

  • displaying the Grey Bruce Grad 2020 printable poster in your front window
  • make some noise from front yards and balconies at 7:00 p.m. on June 24
  • businesses and community groups are also encouraged to add congratulatory messages to their electronic and customizable signs. 

Download Resources

Poster

Window Sign

Window Sign (With Name Placeholder)

Colouring Page

Facebook Graphic

Instagram Graphic

Twitter Graphic

If you require the Grey Bruce Grad 2020 Logo in a vector for larger signage, please email communications@grey.ca

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Rockwood Terrace Redevelopment

Rockwood terrace site plan

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2022 Regional Job Fairs

2022 Regional Job Fairs banner.

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2022 Municipal Elections

logos of all 9 member municipalities and Grey County

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Aerial image with an overlay showing the placement of the planned roundabout

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Aerial photo of downtown Thornbury

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Age Friendly Community Strategy Plan

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Forest Management By-Law Update

photo of a trail going through a forest

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2021 Grey Bruce Regional Job Fair

Image of the Job Fair logo

The region's largest job fair is expanding and moving online to safely connect employers and job seekers.  We have welcomed new partners and sponsors to make this year’s event possible using the Brazen platform, an online event platform

Grey Road 19 and 21 Improvements

Map of the Grey Road 19-21 Corridor highlighting areas to be improved

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