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Mya Kidson | March 24, 2017
The Flower of Luck A boy, Stressed about exams and what he’s going to do in his future. On his way home from school, He sees something on the... Read More»
Four children on a swing
Andrea, Queen's Square | March 19, 2017
We love it when kids get active and moving! All children and babies learn by doing, and active play experiences help teach physical literacy.... Read More»
Math and art on blackboard behind a child
Kids | March 17, 2017
Looking for a program to inspire curiosity and wonder? Check out STEM Storytime, a drop in program to encourage little ones to explore the principles... Read More»
Mya Kidson | March 16, 2017
Lost in dance The sand moved under her feet with every leap she took She made imprints in the sand Marking trails in the sand Spinning around... Read More»
Mya Kidson | March 10, 2017
Ode to the Night Sky Oh starry night, How powerful the stars shine, Twinkling brighter than the moon. Oh starry night, How beautiful the dusk... Read More»
boy with hand over mouth
Nicole, Queen's Square | March 6, 2017
I’ve been blessed with two wonderful, picky children. While both of my boys have displayed their own unique issues regarding food, they have one... Read More»
Mya Kidson | March 3, 2017
The Hidden Ones Does your pulse quicken When you pass those ghouls that haunt the street Does your pace quicken Do you walk a little faster?... Read More»
The Brush Off Junior
Programs + Events | March 1, 2017
March is here which means spring is just around the corner! Check out the many spring-inspired events happening at Idea Exchange this month to get... Read More»
baseball stadium
Kimberley, Clemens Mill | March 1, 2017
Are you an avid sports fan, interested in player statistics? Have you ever wondered what it would be like to be a general manager? The world of... Read More»
child with beakers
Sarah, Hespeler | March 1, 2017
The best part about DIY experiments is that you have most of the ingredients at home. While you may have to buy a few at Dollarama or the grocery... Read More»

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