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Programs + Events

Idea Exchange hosts hundreds of programs and events every year. From storytimes to movie screenings, there's always something interesting to do here. Find the one that's right for you.

Register Online

Online registration is available for Adult/Teen art courses and programs and Children’s art courses. All online registrations require an email address and those with a fee can be paid with a Visa or Mastercard. Registration in person or by phone (call 519.621.0460) is also available.

Monthly Calendar

Thursday, March 23, 2017

October 31, 2015 - March 31, 2017
Events in the Community
Exhibitions + Openings
Learning a sport means memorizing a coded language of hand signals made by coaches, teammates, and referees. In “no pressure, no diamonds” , Hazel... Read More»
February 27 – April 9, 2017
Design at Riverside
Exhibitions + Openings
Twenty + Change, founded in 2007, is an ongoing exhibition and publication series dedicated to promoting emerging designers working in architecture,... Read More»
Most Wednesdays and Thursdays, 9:30am-5:30pm
Queen's Square
Programs + Workshops
Immigrant settlement workers assist newcomers with their settlement needs. They can help newcomers learn about our culture, find places to learn... Read More»
Knit Together
Thursdays, 10:30am – 12:00pm
Programs + Workshops
Drop-in for conversation and some time to knit at three Idea Exchange locations!
Thursday, March 23, 2017, 4:00 – 8:00pm
Clemens Mill
Special Events
Meet with fellow sports fans in your community and partake in our first ever fantasy sports league; with access to our mobile laptop lab, iPads and... Read More»
Lake Cottage, UUfie, 2017. Photo Credit: Naho Kubota.
Thursday, March 23, 2017.
Events in the Community
Lectures + Talks
University of Waterloo / School of Architecture - Arriscraft Lecture Series - Winter 2017 Presented in conversation with the graduate student group... Read More»
Conversation Circle
Thursdays, 6:15 – 8:15pm
Programs + Workshops
Drop in to our free, friendly conversation circles to learn English, meet new friends, talk about your community, culture and customs. Tuesdays, 6:15... Read More»
The Salesman
Thursday, March 23, 2017, 7:30pm
Events in the Community
Iran/France, 2016. Director: Asghar Farhadi, 125 minutes, 14A, Persian with English subtitles A sudden eruption of violence creates an atmosphere of... Read More»