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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.


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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


Friday, February 24, 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»
January 20 – March 5, 2017
Preston
Exhibitions + Openings
A disco-drone melts through shimmering lights and soft splashing of a synthetic waterfall. `*crystal, rest offers an endless loop of a holographic... Read More»
Toddler
Fridays, January 13 - March 3, 2017, 10:00-10:30am
Clemens Mill
Programs + Workshops
Dance, sing, rhyme, and craft with your tot.  Enjoy this half hour program of story, song and movement.  A great program for meeting other children... Read More»
Preston Book Club
Last Friday of the month, 10:00-11:30am
Preston
Book Clubs
Meet in front of the fireplace at our lovely Preston location for this traditional book club where each month has a selected read. This season's... Read More»
Robot reading
Fridays, January 13 - March 3, 2017, 10:30-11:00am
Hespeler
Programs + Workshops
Twinkle, twinkle, little star, how I wonder what you are ... come for songs, rhymes, stories, and fun learning activities that will inspire curious... Read More»
Two young girls exercising
Fridays, January 13 - March 3, 2017, 10:30-11:00am
Preston
Programs + Workshops
Come enjoy this unique program with its combination of stories, movement activities and FUN! Children under 3 must be accompanied by an adult. This... Read More»
Conversation Circle
Fridays, 1:00 – 3:00pm
Hespeler
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»
Ninth Floor
Friday, February 24, 2:00 – 3:30pm
Queen's Square
Movies
Join Idea Exchange each month for free presentations of shorts and documentaries from the National Film Board of Canada. Time for discussion is... Read More»