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A woman in a gold dress smiling and holding a lit sparkler
Jennifer and Dawn, Clemens Mill | March 4, 2021
International Women’s Day is March 8th!   March is the month to celebrate all of the women in your life!   Here at Idea Exchange we have an extensive... Read More»
Rigamajig
Borrowing | March 3, 2021
The Rigamajig is one of our favourite STEAM toys at the library!  With just a little imagination you can build cars, forts, pulley systems,... Read More»
An assortment of decals
Lauren, Old Post Office | March 1, 2021
We are very excited here in the Old Post Office Makerspace to announce that our new Epson Ecotank 2760 printer is here and ready to go! This printer... Read More»
Stack of books with glasses on top.
Jessica, Preston | March 1, 2021
I am an impatient reader of nonfiction. I could read an 800-page novel and yearn for more, but when it comes to works of nonfiction I often find... Read More»
A basket with trowel, gardening glvoes and information about the Cascadia Pea
Beth and Tina, Preston | March 1, 2021
Calling all gardeners! One Seed, One Community Cambridge, brought to you by four community organizations (Idea Exchange, rare Charitable Research... Read More»
A family playing a board game together
Amy, Queen's Square | March 1, 2021
While yes, we may be stuck at home still, let’s make the best of it! Infuse a little fun into your nights with some family-friendly boardgames and... Read More»
Sample Posters that have been created for the Poster Project
Shannon, Queen's Square | March 1, 2021
Cambridge Memorial Hospital and retirement home staff have been taking care of our loved ones for a year now – tending those in the hospital, and in... Read More»
Child sitting at a table with headphones on, watching a tablet and laughing
Andrea, Queen's Square | March 1, 2021
Even though we’ve had to re-schedule our Spring Break to April this year, Idea Exchange still has some great virtual programs to offer kids after... Read More»
Phone laying on a personal planner date book
Cassidy, Queen's Square | March 1, 2021
This year, along with hopefully some milder weather, March is bringing some change to programs at Idea Exchange. Along with a new month of exciting... Read More»
A hand holding a lightbulb
Jessica, Hespeler | March 1, 2021
If I hear that William Shakespeare wrote King Lear during a pandemic one more time, I think I’m going to scream. As we lived through the first... Read More»

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