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Cassidy, Queen's Square | June 1, 2021
June is here, and though in-person Pride events won’t be possible this year, Idea Exchange still has programs and recommendations to help you learn,... Read More»
Landscape on a planet in outerspace
Amy, Queen's Square | June 1, 2021
If you’re like me and you’ve already read everything by your favourite fantasy and sci-fi authors – have no fear! Fans of Brandon Sanderson’s books... Read More»
Starbursts as if travelling fast in outerspace
Meghan, Queen's Square | May 1, 2021
A long time ago in a galaxy far away… These words whisk us away to Star Wars, a space opera like no other, where noble Jedi and scrappy Republic... Read More»
Grandmother, Mother and Daughter sitting on a couch eating popcorn and watching a movie
Jessica, Preston | May 1, 2021
Are you looking for a good movie to watch with your mom this Mother’s Day? These movies all feature famous mother/daughter pairs. Celebrate familial... Read More»
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Idea Exchange | April 15, 2021
As of Tuesday, May 4, 2021, all Idea Exchange memberships will require a PIN (Personal Identification Number) and card number to log into your Idea... Read More»
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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»
Hands surrounding a plant in dirt
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»
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»
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 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»

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