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Shaun, Hespeler | October 1, 2019
Has dressing up in costume lost its appeal? Are ghosts and goblins a bit too much?  Is candy corn not really your thing?  Well, good news; there are... Read More»
Pile of Pumpkins
Jennifer, Clemens Mill | October 1, 2019
Every year at around this time, I start to think of about Linus and Sally sitting in the pumpkin patch. The air is chilly, clouds are floating over... Read More»
Woman Recycling
Beth, Preston | September 1, 2019
In this region overall, we do pretty well with how we deal with the things we throw away. Systems are in place for people to sort out compost,... Read More»
What's On this Month: August 2019
Programs + Events | August 1, 2019
August is here and it’s hard to believe the summer is already halfway over. The days are hot so beat the heat with some awesome programs inside. We’... Read More»
Escape Rooms
Lori, Hespeler | August 1, 2019
Captives, traps, riddles, imagination, adventure, secrets, breakouts, mystery, codes, perplexing, hints and escapes.  Can you guess what these have... Read More»
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Elora at Queen's Square | July 19, 2019
Adding, subtracting and telling time are just some of the fun things you can do with numbers. I know what you’re thinking, “How are numbers fun?” But... Read More»
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Idea Exchange | July 8, 2019
Mango Languages has a new look! Check it out and start learning a new language today. Learning another language means learning a new way of thinking... Read More»
What's On this Month: July 2019
Programs + Events July 1, 2019 | July 1, 2019
This month, we’ve got lots of program to help you make the most of your summer. From learning local history to exploring your creativity, there’s so... Read More»
Unleash your Inner Child
Shaun, Hespeler | July 1, 2019
“Can we play too?” It’s a familiar question to staff running the children’s programs here at Idea Exchange, except it’s not just kids asking the... Read More»
Holiday at Home
Sarah, Clemens Mill | July 1, 2019
Don’t have a passport? Interested in supporting our Canadian Economy? Or just working with limited time to get away? These are all good reasons to... Read More»