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Sarah at Clemens Mill | February 16, 2019
It’s important for all kids to be able to pick up a book and see themselves reflected in the characters. In children’s books especially, this is... Read More»
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Idea Exchange Art + Design | February 7, 2019
Hit the beat at our biggest party! VOLUME 3: BOOM Saturday, March 2, 2019 8:00pm Idea Exchange, Queen's Square 1 North Square, Cambridge This is... Read More»
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Phil, Queen's Square | February 1, 2019
In January, I suggested exploring the power of fiction; why we read it and what are the ideas contained with a good novel. Here is a summary of... Read More»
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Programs + Events | February 1, 2019
February is here and we’ve packed our schedule full with awesome programs for you to enjoy. If hands-on learning is what you’re looking for, we’ve... Read More»
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Meghan, Queen's Square | February 1, 2019
A confession: February is my least favourite month of the year. Why? The holidays are gone but the credit card bills for all those presents, food and... Read More»
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Jessica, Preston | February 1, 2019
We all love watching people fall in love in movies but unless you’re a voracious reader of Hollywood gossip magazines, you might not be in on the... Read More»
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Kathleen, Queen's Square | January 2, 2019
There’s nothing I like better than having an undisturbed block of time to simply sit and read. I love the sheer bliss of having nothing between me... Read More»
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Kaitlyn, Queen's Square | January 2, 2019
I cannot remember a time when I did not want books as gift, buy books whenever I found them or had them passed on to me from someone else. Reading... Read More»
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Phil, Queen's Square | January 2, 2019
In 2018, I wrote a monthly piece about being well read, where I noted a variety of new non-fiction books to read and consider. For 2019, I hope to... Read More»
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Jessica, Preston | January 2, 2019
Are you OBSESSED with Greek Mythology? Have you spent HOURS poring over the genealogies of the Olympians? With so many great recent books, movies,... Read More»

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