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Services | May 13, 2019
Free Individual appointments are available to assist you with the use of technology. Appointments are for 60 minutes. A friendly staff member is... Read More»
hands in green gloves with planter
Beth, Preston | May 2, 2019
When the winter eases off a bit, and we start to feel the warmth of the sun again, it is easy to remember how good it feels to be outside. Those... Read More»
couple on couch playing the ukulele
Shaun, Hespeler | May 1, 2019
I don’t know about you but, come winter my desire to hibernate is strong. It’s only with the help of cup after cup of very strong, very black coffee... Read More»
trail runners
Sarah, Queen's Square | May 1, 2019
The 7th Annual Cambridge Mill Race happens on May 19th 2019. This year, the 8km race has evolved from a road race into a trail race, using portions... Read More»
Emmanuel Jal
Shannon, Queen's Sqaure | May 1, 2019
Emmanuel started his life as a child soldier in the war-torn region of Southern Sudan in the early 1980s. He was eventually rescued by a British aid... Read More»
planters made of tires
Jennifer, Clemens Mill | April 1, 2019
Lately I find that every time I go to throw something out, I have a moment when I think to myself, “What could I use this for?" It’s kind of fun to... Read More»
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Kate, Old Post Office | April 1, 2019
Did you know that as an Idea Exchange Member you have access to the entire Adobe Creative Suite for free? That’s over 10 industry grade programs!... Read More»
Parents and kids
Sarah, Queen's Square | April 1, 2019
There are many ways to have children and build a family structure. Some follow the model of a man and a woman in a relationship conceiving a child... Read More»
Crown
Leah, Queen's Square | April 1, 2019
Ah the glamour! The tiaras, the castles, the cars! Those hats! The Royal Family seems to have it all. Keeping up with the royals is just sheer... Read More»
Gore Fountain
Linda, Queen's Square | March 1, 2019
With spring is on its way, now is a great time to take a fresh look at the newer buildings in Cambridge. Which buildings dating from the 1950s to the... Read More»

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