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A/V Room
Services | August 2, 2019
Want to make YouTube videos, podcasts, or digital art? Do you have boxes of old photographic slides or film negatives just waiting to be digitized?... Read More»
Power of Fiction: August Picks
Phil, Queen's Sqaure | August 1, 2019
What better way to explore the power of fiction than to read two novels that deal with exactly the same story? Margot Wölk’s story as a real life... Read More»
What's On this Month: August 2019
Programs + Events | August 1, 2019
August is here and it’s hard to believe the summer is already halfway over. The days are hot so beat the heat with some awesome programs inside. We’... Read More»
Digital Embroidery is here!
Lauren, OPO | August 1, 2019
Here in the Makerspace at the Old Post Office we are thrilled to announce that our new digital embroidery machine has arrived! This machine will make... Read More»
Hand Writing On Notepad
Jessica, Hespeler | August 1, 2019
J.K Rowling is most famous for her wizarding world, including the mega-hit Harry Potter and the new movie franchise, Fantastic Beasts.  Did you know... Read More»
Escape Rooms
Lori, Hespeler | August 1, 2019
Captives, traps, riddles, imagination, adventure, secrets, breakouts, mystery, codes, perplexing, hints and escapes.  Can you guess what these have... Read More»
Best of Book Expo 2019
Jessica, Preston | August 1, 2019
If you are looking for the ultimate preview of upcoming book releases, there’s no better place to go than Book Expo, North America’s largest... Read More»
An Imperial Month
Meghan, Queen's Sqaure | August 1, 2019
Ave amicus!  (Translation from the Latin: “Hello, friend!”) As this greeting implies, August is a month with a classical Roman pedigree. While July... Read More»
math kid
Elora at Queen's Square | July 19, 2019
Adding, subtracting and telling time are just some of the fun things you can do with numbers. I know what you’re thinking, “How are numbers fun?” But... Read More»
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Idea Exchange | July 8, 2019
Mango Languages has a new look! Check it out and start learning a new language today. Learning another language means learning a new way of thinking... Read More»