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Cassidy, Queen's Square | August 12, 2020
From the moment you walk through the door of The Round Table, you are completely transported. It's at once The Prancing Pony in Bree, The Three... Read More»
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Cassidy, Queen's Square | August 11, 2020
Arda Wigs Canada, based in Kitchener, is the Canadian branch of Arda Wigs, retailer of fantastic wigs, makeup, and crafting supplies. Whether you’re... Read More»
Richard H. Stephens
Veronica, Queen's Square | August 4, 2020
Authors are truly remarkable; they can create phenomenal worlds within their books that often leave you wishing you were there. Authors also create... Read More»
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Idea Exchange | August 1, 2020
Enjoy and experience out programs virtually at Idea Exchange! Connect online with our staff and other members of the community, all from the comfort... Read More»
Kayleigh Platz
Gabrielle, Queen's Square | July 29, 2020
Who is Kayleigh Platz? You have seen her host a number of our author events with insight, humour, and warmth, and many of you have asked us who she... Read More»
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Veronica, Queen's Square | July 27, 2020
Summer is beginning to wind down, which means its time to enjoy the last bit of the warmth and sun that summer has to offer. This month, Thursday Fun... Read More»
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Shawna, Old Post Office | July 20, 2020
"The two things you can’t fake are good food and good music." – Etta James  Idea Exchange’s next big virtual concert is the Music on the Grand, set... Read More»
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Gabrielle, Queen's Square | July 15, 2020
There has never been a better time to be a beer aficionado. According to the Ontario Craft Brewers trade association, there are more than 270... Read More»
LEGO palm tree made with inspiration from book Chicka Chicka Boom Boom
Sarah, Clemens Mill | July 14, 2020
Stories wake up our imaginations and let us envision all sorts of people, places and creations. But once you see those things in your mind, where do... Read More»
photo of the Grand River in Downtown Galt
Laura, Old Post Office | July 8, 2020
Cambridge, Ontario, is full of rich history! Formed in January 1973, the former cities of Galt, Preston, Hespeler, and Blair make up our current city... Read More»