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Zombie hand coming out of grave
Brooke, Clemens Mill and Preston | September 26, 2015
October is here, and it is time to celebrate it with style—undead style that is. Zombify your life for this entire month before Halloween as a way to... Read More»
Anya's Ghost by Vera Brosgol book cover, Image courtesy of Syndetics, 2016
Karissa, Clemens Mill and Hespeler | September 1, 2015
Let’s get right down to it: graphic novels are amazing. All the drama, adventure, and humor of your favourite stories…but with pictures!... Read More»
Teen Scavenger Hunt Challenge
Brooke, Clemens Mill and Preston | June 26, 2015
Running Around--Completing Challenges--Collecting Items Jurassic World came to St. Benny's in honor of the blockbuster movie's release! The madness... Read More»
"Poetry" in metal type
Karissa, Clemens Mill & Hespeler | May 7, 2015
You know it, I know it: poetry doesn’t have the best reputation these days. Very few people think “poetry” and “cool” are correlating concepts. Maybe... Read More»
Teens with science equipment
Teens | November 25, 2014
You don't have to be a geek to have fun at science. Join us this session for some serious science fun and learn what really makes the world around... Read More»
Happy Movember Book Display
Teens | November 12, 2014
Happy Movember, Cambridge Teens! Think you have a great (fake) moustache? Then enter our Movember Contest! The rules are simple: e-mail a photo of... Read More»
Sorrow's Knot by Erin Bow book cover, Image courtesy of Syndetics, 2016
Teens | November 8, 2014
Idea Exchange is pleased to share the news that local author, Erin Bow has won this year's Monica Hughes Award for Science Fiction and Fantasy, aimed... Read More»
Musical instruments
Teens | February 13, 2014
It seemed like Pete Seeger had been around forever.  Certainly the songs he sung were timeless. His career spanned from the Great Depression to this... Read More»
Midnight's Children DVD cover, Image courtesy of Syndetics, 2016
Teens | September 13, 2013
Deepa Mehta wanted to explore and expose the condition of women in her birth country, India. So, she created the Fire, Earth and Water trilogy of... Read More»
Teens | September 10, 2013
Cambridge resident, Aisha Hufnagel went to Kenya this summer as part of the Me to We project. Aisha has kindly written about her experience. These... Read More»