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Idea Exchange | September 10, 2020
Thank you to all 724 participants of Idea Exchange's first year of online summer reading programs. Kids, teens and adults read/listened, created... Read More»
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Gabrielle, Queen's Square | September 10, 2020
September offers adventure seekers plenty of opportunity to sneak in a few more adventures before the weather turns. Bird lovers should try Hawk... Read More»
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Gabrielle, Queen's Square | September 10, 2020
This fall, Idea Exchange has more great virtual author events to share with you. Whether you like creepy books, history books, funny books, or just... Read More»
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Veronica, Queen's Square | September 9, 2020
I adore books. I love how they smell, their gorgeous covers, and how they feel in your hands. It always amazes me how easy it is to get drawn into a... Read More»
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Idea Exchange | September 3, 2020
Idea Exchange, Old Post Office will continue to offer Makerspace Pick-up Service to provide members with the opportunity to complete their creative... Read More»
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Gabrielle, Queen's Square | September 1, 2020
Each September, Science Literacy Week showcases the diversity of Canadian science and inspires us to consider the influence of science in our... Read More»
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Idea Exchange | September 1, 2020
Enjoy and experience our programs virtually at Idea Exchange! Connect online with our staff and other members of the community, all from the comfort... Read More»
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Sarah, Clemens Mill | September 1, 2020
Welcome fall! Even though Idea Exchange has opened its doors for some services, in-person programming is still on hold. But that certainly doesn’t... Read More»
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Meghan, Queen's Square | September 1, 2020
Navigating changes in employment can be tricky, especially during a pandemic. If you’re looking for a new job, Idea Exchange has resources and... Read More»
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Jessica, Preston | September 1, 2020
Last year I took a “Silver Screen Holiday” by watching movies filmed on location and set in New Orleans, which was a great way to prepare for my... Read More»