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Leah, Queen's Square
Leah, Queen's Square | February 28, 2015
Birdman (or how to be really pretentious and win lots of awards) Ok, I know that the real subtitle of Birdman is “The unexpected virtue of ignorance... Read More»
Crafting with Car Hair Syndetics
Laura, Queen's Square | February 9, 2015
Dr. Raganathan’s Law #3: “Every book its reader” Need a laugh? Feeling a bit off-kilter? Have unique tastes? Perhaps you are the perfect reader for... Read More»
Fifty Shades of Grey by E.L. James book cover, Image courtesy of Syndetics, 2016
Leah, Queen's Square | January 23, 2015
At last, the publishing juggernaut is finally making it to the big screen! If this isn’t your type of thing, that’s ok but just to give you an idea... Read More»
The Bear by Claire Cameron book cover, Image courtesy of Syndetics, 2016
Jessica, Hespeler | January 23, 2015
A narrator can make or break a book. Usually adult characters narrate adult fiction, however many of the most compelling narrators have been children... Read More»
Search button on touch screen
Cathy, Queen's Square | January 6, 2015
At Idea Exchange we try to make it easy to find what you’re looking for, but sometimes you need help finding what you want. Our Search page is... Read More»
Longbourn by Jo Baker book cover, Image courtesy of Syndetics, 2016
Jessica, Hespeler | November 24, 2014
Have you ever finished a good book and wanted MORE? You may be in luck! Many authors have borrowed famous literary characters to create their own... Read More»
Tomodachi Mason Family
Lina and her son Alex, Preston | November 20, 2014
“There’s a large following of adults who play video games Mom.” Those were the words that my son Alex said after he had mentioned that he was going... Read More»
Idea No. 1954 Make our space your own.
Idea Exchange | September 30, 2014
Meet the Goad family. Brooke, Anthony, Beth, Matthew, and Hannah – pictured at our Idea Exchange, Queen’s Square location they are making themselves... Read More»
Murdoch Mysteries Season 1 DVD cover, Image courtesy of Syndetics, 2016
Laura, Queen's Square | July 2, 2014
Cambridge Ontario has amazing ties to the world of motion pictures. Back in 1916 -- at the dawn of the movie era -- brothers Len and Charlie Roos... Read More»
Idea No. 1459 Everything I Need
Idea Exchange | May 27, 2014
For you, for them, for the entire family.  We offer a wide variety of art courses, cultural programs, special events, books, music, and movies to... Read More»