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Programs + Events | October 2, 2017
Welcome, Fall! It’s been so wonderful to feel the air getting crisp and cool, and see the leaves beginning to change. Now that a new school year is... Read More»
girl in costume looking in jack o'lantern
Jennifer, Clemens Mill | October 2, 2017
October is a magical time when the air smells like wood smoke and cotton candy. It's a time for putting purple cobwebs in your trees and stocking up... Read More»
hands holding burnt toast
Greg, Preston | October 2, 2017
Repair Café is coming to Idea Exchange Preston. Repair Café is a movement, started in the Netherlands that promotes a community approach to learning... Read More»
dogs in ghost costumes
Jessica, Preston | October 2, 2017
I love a canine companion. What would Lost be without Vincent the Labrador? Legally Blonde without Bruiser the Chihuahua? The Wonderful Wizard of Oz... Read More»
New Story Chapter One on typewriter paper
Meghan, Queen's Square | October 2, 2017
Have you ever wanted to write a book? Sometimes, even if you know what kind of story you’d like to tell, it can be difficult to escape the demands of... Read More»
Desk with notes and laptop
Idea Exchange | September 29, 2017
Our need for information can't always wait. It can happen anywhere, anytime as we go through our daily lives. But did you know Idea Exchange is here... Read More»
Woman reading an ebook
Idea Exchange | September 29, 2017
Here are a few tips to get you started borrowing eBooks from Idea Exchange. Use the downloadLibrary site to download eBooks Borrow and download... Read More»
hands on a guitar
Programs + Events | September 1, 2017
Welcome to the beginning of a new school year! As you enjoy new beginnings, and look forward to the leaves starting to fall, check out some of the... Read More»
buy local tag
Susan, Hespeler | September 1, 2017
We eat local, we act local, but how many of us read local? Books written by local authors mirror back our own experience with the idea of something... Read More»
some kind of fruit dessert
Jennifer, Clemens Mill | September 1, 2017
Do you like to cook? Do you love cookbooks? If you answered yes to either of these questions, you will definitely want to have a look at the Taste... Read More»

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