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Phil, Queen's Square | May 22, 2018
Idea Exchange and Freegal Music are making access to on-line music easier than ever to use with Freegal music streaming. In addition to 5 MP3... Read More»
Odd Thomas book cover
Jessica, Queen's Square | May 2, 2018
I love reading a series.  Don’t get me wrong standalone books are great, but there’s something special about revisiting a world and catching up with... Read More»
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Programs + Events | May 2, 2018
April showers brought May flowers, but they also brought our May programs! We have plenty of programs for everyone this month at Idea Exchange,... Read More»
Ideas Industry Book Cover from Syndetics
Phil, Queen's Square | May 2, 2018
In January, I made the bold suggestion that together we could become better read. To that end, I suggested titles to read each month, with the intent... Read More»
Linwood Barclay's Broken Promise book cover
Idea Exchange | April 26, 2018
The 2018 One Book One Community selection has been announced. This year’s book is Broken Promise by Linwood Barclay. It’s sure to be a suspenseful... Read More»
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Phil, Queen's Square | April 18, 2018
If you’re a fan of classical music, have you taken a deeper look at our free online music service, Freegal? Every week new titles are available for... Read More»
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Carroll, Queen's Square | April 5, 2018
We all know that reading books can evoke strong emotions. Sometimes a book grabs us and doesn’t let go, even long after we have turned the last page... Read More»
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Phil, Queen's Square | April 2, 2018
In January, I made the bold suggestion that together we could become better read. To that end, I suggested titles to read each month, with the intent... Read More»
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Meghan, Queen's Square | April 2, 2018
If I have a vice, it’s chocolate. Milk chocolate, dark chocolate, white chocolate, chocolate with nuts, fancy chocolate Easter bunnies tied with pink... Read More»
Idea Exchange Magazine Spring Cover
Idea Exchange | March 8, 2018
The Spring 2018 edition of the Idea Exchange Magazine is here! Read about the clock restoration at the Old Post Office, how Lynda.com can help you,... Read More»

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