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boy with ipad and toys
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»
School's Out on a Post-it
Laureen, Queen's Square | November 8, 2017
November 17th is a PD day! Check out what’s happening at all Idea Exchange locations: Building Bonanza!  10:00am-12:00pm QS. Two hours of building... Read More»
boy with beakers
Nicole, Queen's Square | November 1, 2017
At Idea Exchange, we LOVE STEAM – so we are SO excited about National S.T.E.A.M. day, which takes place this year on Wednesday, November 8. This day... Read More»
pile of toys
Kids, Idea Exchange | November 1, 2017
November is here and so is the cold weather! Warm up at Idea Exchange and let your imagination soar this winter with us. Looking for something fun to... Read More»
kids with cardboard rocketship
Laureen, Queen's Square | October 18, 2017
What are you doing after school? Drop into Idea Exchange for some FUN! We’ve got lots of tech toys, creative games and activities to enjoy each week... Read More»
kids in halloween costumes in a pile of leaves
Kids, Idea Exchange | October 4, 2017
Ghosts, ghouls, witches and beasts. Candy, decorations, tricks and treats. Halloween is a time full of mystery and frights, but it's also an... Read More»
donkey
Sue, Preston | October 3, 2017
Donkeys…  There is something so kind and gentle in the face of a donkey. Donkeys were domesticated more than 5000 years ago and are related to horses... Read More»
making a picture from leaves
Trish, Idea Exchange | September 27, 2017
The kids are back to school and you’re trying to find some fun activities to do when they come home? Stop by your local Idea Exchange and pick up... Read More»
Good Morning Canada Book Cover Syndetics
Laureen, Queen's Square | September 2, 2017
Good Morning, Canada by Andrea Beck is the 2017 Let's Read selection. Let’s Read is a literacy program that encourages the Region of Waterloo to read... Read More»
shoes and backpack
Kids, Idea Exchange | September 1, 2017
Summer might be over, but Youth Services is gearing up for a fun-filled Fall at Idea Exchange! Many of our well-loved programs will be running at our... Read More»

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