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Gryphon Guild

Site: Mailing Address

Record #: BAR0243
Last Modified: 02 Oct 2023
Last Full Update: 02 Oct 2023


Primary Contact Marilyn Harris, President; Phone: 705-726-6737; Email:
Alternate Contact Claire Vincent, Ushering Co-ordinator; Phone: 705-791-7931; Email:


Address & Map
Mailing Address c/o Marilyn Harris 
121 Victoria St 
Barrie, ON L4N 2J2
Physical Access Fully Accessible - Five Points Theatre and Georgian Theatre


Description (Service)

Fundraising group who usher at the Georgian & Five Points Theatre performances

  • usher in teams of four to eight
  • proceeds from ushering are donated via the Gryphon Guild Grant to various community groups or organizations that offer performing arts opportunities to youth
  • see website for grant application form and details
Volunteer Description Members usher at performances and donate monies earned towards arts or culture initiatives, with a focus on youth. Previous donations went to SCDSB schools, Barrie Catholic High Schools, dance studios, choirs, and Colours of Music. Students can volunteer to usher for community service hours.

Service Details

Legal Status (50) Non Profit
  • No regular hours, depends on theatre schedule
  • Meetings: Executive and General meetings take place four or five times a year, call for dates, times and location
Areas Served Simcoe County
Eligibility Open to those who want to support and promote arts and culture in Barrie, in particular groups that offer performing arts opportunities for youth

Call Membership coordinator: Al Green 705-726-9140

Languages English
Fees Membership - $20, to offset expenses such as rental space, refreshments, postage etc.


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