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Idea Exchange Magazine Fall 2018 Cover
Idea Exchange | September 4, 2018
The Fall 2018 edition of the Idea Exchange Magazine is here! Read about the exciting changes to Clemens Mill, which has been refreshed after a summer... Read More»
Dusty handwritten recipe
Jennifer, Clemens Mill | September 4, 2018
Is it possible to have too many cookbooks? I didn’t think so either. There's just something so comforting about cookbooks, and knowing they are there... Read More»
Guitar Players
Programs + Events | September 4, 2018
The days are getting shorter and school is back in session, which can only mean one thing: fall is almost here! As the leaves begin to change, Idea... Read More»
Hadrian's Wall Book Cover from Syndetics
Phil, Queen's Square | September 3, 2018
At the beginning of 2018, I made the bold suggestion that together we could become better read. To that end, I suggested titles to read each month,... Read More»
open book with magnifying glass
Phil, Queen's Square | August 16, 2018
Everybody knows the big name mystery authors: James Patterson, Janet Evanovich, Louise Penny, and more. Certainly, they are tried and true... Read More»
Creepy Crawling Book Cover
Phil, Queen's Square | August 1, 2018
At the beginning of 2018, I made the bold suggestion that together we could become better read. To that end, I suggested titles to read each month,... Read More»
Heart and Stethoscope
Leah, Queen's Square | August 1, 2018
“A book is both medic and medicine at once.” -- The Little Paris Bookshop by Nina George As I promised in “The (book) doctor is in”, I’ve returned to... Read More»
lineup of ballet shoes
Programs + Events | August 1, 2018
August is here, bringing with it more programs for you to enjoy. We’ve got something for everyone this month, from meeting local makers to comic book... Read More»
Books with Simpsons colours
Jessica, Queen's Square | August 1, 2018
Anyone who knows me knows I am obsessed with two things: Reading and The Simpsons. My love of reading is what led to my job working at a library... Read More»
woman reading on a beach
Tina, Preston | July 3, 2018
My two favourite things are books and summer vacation. This year I got ready for the cottage early by enjoying the following beach reads. In the past... Read More»

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