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Carol Cooper, Idea Exchange Volunteer
Nicole, Queen's Square | April 1, 2019
When Carol Cooper retired from her job with RBC Royal Bank a few years ago, she wanted to find some practical ways to spend her free time. Having... Read More»
A Dance of Cranes by Steve Burrows
Leah and Phil, Queen's Square | April 1, 2019
We’re seeing more fabulous fiction from diverse authors published in 2019. Two highly anticipated debuts are garnering lots of buzz. My Sister, the... Read More»
Shamrock on lined paper
Meghan, Queen's Square | March 1, 2019
People tend to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with parades, shamrocks and too much green beer. However, for a more authentic Irish experience this March... Read More»
two suitcases at an airport
Tina, Preston | March 1, 2019
I love to travel! I’ve been very lucky to have visited some wonderful places over the last few years with my family and friends but I realize that... Read More»
hands framing a photo of a remodelled kitchen
Programs + Events | March 1, 2019
Spring may be just around the corner, but our spring programs are already here! The calendar is packed this month with something everyone can enjoy... Read More»
Idea Exchange Magazine Spring 2019
Idea Exchange | March 1, 2019
The Spring 2019 edition of the Idea Exchange Magazine is here! Read about the new dementia friendly books added to our collection. New fiction titles... Read More»
Caryatids at the Acropolis
Phil, Queen's Square | March 1, 2019
It’s probably safe to say that few people are afraid of the potential wrath of Greek or Roman gods in their day-to-day life. That said, there’s still... Read More»
Three women enjoying a party
Veronica, Queen's Square | February 25, 2019
Planning the perfect outfit can be totally stressful, but don’t worry we are here to give you the 411 on planning your outfit. For this knock-out... Read More»
Boom logo
Idea Exchange Art + Design | February 7, 2019
Hit the beat at our biggest party! VOLUME 3: BOOM Saturday, March 2, 2019 8:00pm Idea Exchange, Queen's Square 1 North Square, Cambridge This is... Read More»
movie reel, clapperboard, and heart made of popcorn
Jessica, Preston | February 1, 2019
We all love watching people fall in love in movies but unless you’re a voracious reader of Hollywood gossip magazines, you might not be in on the... Read More»