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classical conductor
Phil, Queen's Square | April 18, 2018
If you’re a fan of classical music, have you taken a deeper look at our free online music service, Freegal? Every week new titles are available for... Read More»
quotation mark
Madeleine Banman | April 18, 2018
We all can use a little inspiration sometimes, and there are quite a few wonderful, inspirational quotes out there! These are seven of my favourites... Read More»
Volunteer pizza party at CCAF
Rebecca Soares, Conestoga College Print Journalism Student | April 2, 2018
“The heart of a volunteer can’t be measured in size, but by the depth of commitment to make a difference in the lives of others.” -DeAnn Hollis We... Read More»
Programs + Events
Programs + Events | April 2, 2018
Spring is finally here! If you’ve been hiding from the cold this winter, worry not because we have a ton of great programs at all of our locations to... Read More»
A board game being played
Shaun, Hespeler | April 2, 2018
Hello friends! I’m just dropping by the teen page to tell you about/invite you to my monthly Board Game Café over here at Hespeler.  Whether you are... Read More»
kids jumping in a field
Stephanie, Queen's Square | April 2, 2018
It’s been a cold winter and we’re all looking forward to spring! When March Break is over we start planning for our Children’s Spring Programs here... Read More»
Boy with Tools
Emma, Preston | April 2, 2018
If you’ve got kids then I’m sure you know they can come with a lot of stuff. Before my daughter was even born my house felt full! There was her crib... Read More»
Achim Klaas, owner of Klaas Design
Nicole, Queen's Square | April 2, 2018
One of the most fascinating features of the Old Post Office is the historic clock which has been keeping watch over Galt’s core for the past 100... Read More»
Clemens Mill at night
Idea Exchange | April 2, 2018
There are exciting changes ahead!  Our Clemens Mill location is being renovated this summer to improve the overall experience for families, students... Read More»
Happy Earth Day sign
Emma, Preston | April 2, 2018
It’s hard for me to pick what I like best about Earth Day. The focus on loving all the wonders our earth provides? Check! The encouragement to get... Read More»

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