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Mya Kidson | May 19, 2017
Step into the Darkness Emma Jensen and her friends had been daredevils all their lives. They jumped off high cliffs, roller bladed down steep... Read More»
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Lee, Clemens Mill | May 19, 2017
With Winter behind us and Spring in full bloom, it’s time to start thinking about SUMMER!!! Idea Exchange is once again offering our version of the... Read More»
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Nicole, Queen's Square | May 19, 2017
When I’m home with my kids, often I spend my days holding onto the acceptable limit of ‘screen time’ as a coveted resource – I don’t want to use it... Read More»
Idea Exchange Magazine Summer 2017
Idea Exchange | May 19, 2017
The Summer 2017 edition of Idea Exchange Magazine is here! We’re kicking off the season by offering MORE than ever. Read about new extended hours,... Read More»
Mya Kidson | May 15, 2017
I recently read the short story “The Female Body” by Margaret Atwood and I found it so mesmerizingly deep. Atwood writes a compelling piece on how... Read More»
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Tina, Preston | May 12, 2017
Take out your frustration with the Preston traffic and join us in our serene Children’s garden. The Preston Children’s Garden, located in the... Read More»
Teen Pics on the Queen's Square Powerwall
Lee, Clemens Mill | May 2, 2017
You know what’s better than pizza? FREE PIZZA!!! THANK YOU to all of the talented Cambridge teens who contributed to our #picforpizza challenge! Each... Read More»
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Jessica, Preston | May 1, 2017
Authors get a lot of perks: these are people who get to work in their PJ’s, after all. The best perk of all — even better than the PJ thing — is... Read More»
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Brittni, Queen's Square | May 1, 2017
We celebrate Mother’s Day to show appreciation to all the ‘mothers’ in our lives. This could be an aunt, grandma, sister, friend or any other... Read More»
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Patricia, Clemens Mill | May 1, 2017
Get active this May by participating in a wide range of activities at Idea Exchange locations. May begins with a celebration of youth during National... Read More»

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