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woman, boy and dog baking
Jennifer, Clemens Mill | December 1, 2017
Even though it’s called the happiest time of the year, sometimes getting ready for the holidays can be a little bit stressful. This year, let’s try... Read More»
what's your story? written in a book
Brinton Gould, Writer | November 3, 2017
How to Write a Novel in 50,000 Easy Words-- NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month) is a writing activity/challenge. You must write 50,000 words in... Read More»
boy with binoculars
Phil, Queen's Square | November 1, 2017
When I was a kid I wanted to be an ornithologist. I persuaded my parents to let me join the Audubon Society (I was their youngest member by 50 years... Read More»
window in a log building
Susan, Clemens Mill | November 1, 2017
There are many ways to celebrate during Canada 150. There is one place which I visit periodically, the Waterloo Region Museum, that gives a vivid... Read More»
New Story Chapter One on typewriter paper
Meghan, Queen's Square | October 2, 2017
Have you ever wanted to write a book? Sometimes, even if you know what kind of story you’d like to tell, it can be difficult to escape the demands of... Read More»
Desk with notes and laptop
Idea Exchange | September 29, 2017
Our need for information can't always wait. It can happen anywhere, anytime as we go through our daily lives. But did you know Idea Exchange is here... Read More»
Woman reading an ebook
Idea Exchange | September 29, 2017
Here are a few tips to get you started borrowing eBooks from Idea Exchange. Use the downloadLibrary site to download eBooks Borrow and download... Read More»
some kind of fruit dessert
Jennifer, Clemens Mill | September 1, 2017
Do you like to cook? Do you love cookbooks? If you answered yes to either of these questions, you will definitely want to have a look at the Taste... Read More»
news on a tablet
Lee, Clemens Mill | August 1, 2017
“Critical thinking is a key skill in media and information literacy, and the mission of libraries is to educate and advocate its importance.” -... Read More»
veggie burger
Shaun, Hespeler | August 1, 2017
Not too long ago I shared an Idea based on my experiences with various diet trends, most notably vegetarianism.  Since then, I’ve met quite a few of... Read More»