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Father and child sitting on couch with a computer
Idea Exchange | October 27, 2020
Let’s get together! Virtual programs for kids continue for November and December. Online programs will begin again November 9, with new themes,... Read More»
Pitcure of the Old Town Hall in downtown Galt
Laura, Old Post Office | October 27, 2020
The City of Cambridge Archives is full of historic treasures. With over 63, 000 individual items and 125 specialized collections, the Archives has... Read More»
Poppies in a field
Phil, Queen's Square | October 26, 2020
Tim Cook is an academic who works as the Great War Historian at the Canadian War Museum, and he is also a prolific award-winning author, who is... Read More»
2020 LEGO Club Participants
Laura, Old Post Office | October 22, 2020
Do you know a young engineer or LEGO creator? For decades, LEGO has been a family favourite as children and adults alike dig through LEGO to find the... Read More»
Cookies on a plate
Gabrielle, Queen's Square | October 19, 2020
Who doesn’t love Halloween? Whether you like your entertainment frightfully scary or a little on the tamer side, Idea Exchange has fun for all ages... Read More»
Dinosaur Eye
Veronica, Queen's Sqaure | October 7, 2020
I can still remember sitting in the theater as a kid watching the Jurassic Park movie. When the Brachiosaurus first appeared on screen, I was filled... Read More»
person carrying books
Idea Exchange | October 2, 2020
Idea Exchange continues to offer contact free Pick-up Service of all materials, providing members the opportunity to collect items without entering a... Read More»
Vegetables and Fruits on a Table
Jennifer, Clemens Mill | October 1, 2020
Over the past year, we have all been through many changes and challenges in order to adapt to our new world. It’s been a time of uncertainty, when... Read More»
A pair of hands holding a house
Gabrielle, Queen's Square | October 1, 2020
The pandemic forced us all to spend more time at home whether we liked it or not. Many of us we were able to hunker down and spend our time trying... Read More»
young girl doing homework at a desk
Meghan, Queen's Square | October 1, 2020
Whether your family members are doing home schooling this year, attending classes within public health guidelines or trying out a blended model for... Read More»