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Carroll, Idea Exchange | December 13, 2017
If you find winter difficult, we’ve got just the thing to boost your spirits during the cold, dark months. Graciously provided by the Waterloo Region... Read More»
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Idea Exchange | December 13, 2017
It’s cold outside, and you don’t want to go out any more than you have to. Time to read, watch movies, listen to music and indulge in some comfort... Read More»
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Idea Exchange Art + Design | December 13, 2017
A Dazzling Alchemy of Charms and Curiosities – Fabled Food and Fantastical Feats! VOLUME 2: NIGHT CIRCUS Saturday, March 3, 2018 8:00pm –... Read More»
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Programs + Events | December 13, 2017
Tis the season for all things festive! This month, Idea Exchange is helping to bring the holiday spirit to Cambridge. Check out the monthly calendar... Read More»
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Teens, Idea Exchange | December 13, 2017
Winter is here and so is the cold weather. If you’re more inclined to cozy up next to a fireplace than to venture out into a blizzard, we are here to... Read More»
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Mya Kidson | December 8, 2017
As the 1st of December rolls around, it seems as though we are living in Christmas-town. Lights line the gutters of neighbourhood houses, trees... Read More»
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Mya Kidson | December 4, 2017
“It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas,” and with the presence of this cold weather, it can be quite tempting to curl up with a fuzzy blanket,... Read More»
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Laureen, Queen's Square | December 1, 2017
Why is play important? There has been an abundance of research around play and its positive effects on early childhood learning and development. In... Read More»
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Jennifer, Clemens Mill | December 1, 2017
Are you making Christmas dinner this year? There are many options these days, and opportunities to make new traditions. For example, if your family... Read More»
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Jessica, Preston | December 1, 2017
It’s easy to get caught up in the busyness of the holidays. If the pressures of the season begin to weigh on you, take a step back and enjoy... Read More»

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