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Jessica, Preston | April 1, 2021
Plenty of famous people publish memoirs, but it’s not every day that celebs put their imaginations to work and publish a work of fiction. Do you... Read More»
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Jennifer, Clemens Mill | April 1, 2021
As we look back on the year we have had with lockdowns from COVID 19, there is what some may call a silver lining in all the grey clouds: the life... Read More»
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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»
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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»
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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»
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Jessica, Preston | February 1, 2021
If you love movie musicals but you feel like you’ve already seen them all, check out our list below. These movie musicals may not have received as... Read More»
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Meghan, Queen's Square | February 1, 2021
Fantastic news! You can borrow an iPad from Idea Exchange and enjoy browsing the Internet, apps and e-reading from home or on the go. Use an adult... Read More»
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Cassidy, Queen's Square | February 1, 2021
Want to be kept up to date on services, events, and everything Idea Exchange? Sign up for our eNewsletters, and get updates, recommendations, gallery... Read More»
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Susan, Queen's Square | January 20, 2021
What's your go-to for a fireside winter read? A cozy mystery? A hot romance? Or a reassuring classic? Whatever you're reading this winter you can... Read More»
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Phil, Queen's Square | January 4, 2021
Let’s face it, the world is wonky. The days are getting shorter and the desire to hibernate is increasing every day. If only there was a way to get... Read More»

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