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Woman sitting by herself
Shaun, Hespeler | March 1, 2020
If you’ve read my other pieces on the web site, you know that I am a shameless homebody.  I routinely get myself into trouble by not attending parties or large events, and find solitude peaceful and rejuvenating.  There are few things I love more than frittering away a perfectly good Saturday doing nothing but drinking coffee and reading books with my corgi by my side. As much as I crave time to myself, I know there are limits.  I tell myself I’... Read More»

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Smart Device using Newspaper App
Meghan, Queen's Square | April 3, 2020
With many news media websites moving to digital subscription models, it’s become more expensive to access popular newspapers and magazines through... Read More»
Black and white photos
Jamie K | April 3, 2020
Ancestry Library Edition is now available to use online from home!  Spend some time researching your family's history while at home.  Search census,... Read More»
Online learning
Meghan, Queen's Square | April 3, 2020
Like many Idea Exchange members, I love the convenience of studying and building new skills online using Gale Courses. Idea Exchange is now pleased... Read More»

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