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child with virtual reality headset
Andrea, Queen's Square | March 1, 2017
We are busy creating some magic for CREATE! March Break. It’s going to be a circus of excitement for the whole family! We’ve got everything from... Read More»
girl with virtual reality headset
Lee, Queen's Square | March 1, 2017
Hear what one of our teen members has to say about the STEAM Studio March Break Launch Party: Loading the player...   The countdown is on for March... Read More»
Seeds
Emma, Preston | March 1, 2017
Spring is such a wonderful time of year when little green buds start to peek through the snow and in a short time all the white is transformed to a... Read More»
hand and sprouting plant
Beth, Preston | March 1, 2017
As the daughter of a vegetable farmer, I know very well how important seeds are. It constantly amazes me that these tiny specks of nothing can grow,... Read More»
dog on a dock
Sarah E, Hespeler | March 1, 2017
You know you’re a crazy dog lady when the people you know point out dogs when they see them or show you funny dog clips on the Internet. Or when you... Read More»
cat under a blanket
Leah, Queen's Square | March 1, 2017
You know those days when it’s miserable outside and you feel so deliciously warm, all snuggled up under your fluffy comforter? Reading a book by... Read More»
seeds sprouting in the ground
Jessica, Preston | March 1, 2017
In 2005, scientists resurrected an ancient being. It wasn’t a dinosaur or a caveman like in the classic movies Jurassic Park or Encino Man, but it... Read More»
hobbit homes
Susan, Hespeler | March 1, 2017
Following a family dinner a few weeks ago, the conversation turned towards one of our favourite (and least-controversial) topics: books. If we had to... Read More»
justice scale, gavel and law books
Phil, Queen's Square | March 1, 2017
At Idea Exchange we can help you find the latest great book, movie, music and so much more. But did you know on Tuesday afternoons from 1-4pm, you... Read More»
Hespeler's Meccanoid Robot
Susan, Hespeler | March 1, 2017
There’s a new addition at Idea Exchange Hespeler — our robot, Meccanoid! Meccanoid is all ready to show you what he can do. He’s already programmed... Read More»

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