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Thomas Fuller, Canadian Architect
Nicole, Queen's Square | May 22, 2018
When Canada became a confederated nation in 1867, our first Prime Minister, John A. Macdonald, launched a national campaign to bring the country... Read More»
BVD's sustainable fashions
Rebecca Soares, Conestoga College Print Journalism Student | May 22, 2018
Idea Exchange’s Old Post Office (OPO) location will be opening this summer, giving the community a chance to see history preserved while also... Read More»
View from the old clock
Rebecca Soares, Conestoga College Print Journalism Student | May 22, 2018
History is all around us. Whether it’s a political movement that has affected how our lives are today or a long-standing structure, there’s a bit of... Read More»
Chris Martin, Idea Exchange
Nicole, Queen's Square | May 22, 2018
This year, Idea Exchange is pleased to share Lynda.com with our members, an exciting addition to our online learning opportunities. Lynda.com is a... Read More»
wacom art tablet
Services | May 20, 2018
If you’re interested in illustration, photography or graphic design, you’re going to love the Wacom Intuos Art tablet available for use at our Queen’... Read More»
walking a dog
Jennifer, Clemens Mill | May 2, 2018
It’s the perfect time of year to get outside, go for a walk and breathe in the fresh spring air. There are many beautiful places to walk in Cambridge... Read More»
Boats docked in Norway
Carroll, Queen's Square | May 2, 2018
The Bokbaten Epos is a floating library that operates in the country of Norway and serves the two western counties of Hordaland, and More og Romsdal... Read More»
cartoons of famous world landmarks
Tina, Preston | May 2, 2018
I LOVE to travel! I have been very fortunate and been able to visit some wonderful places. However, I’m not always able to go away all the time.... Read More»
open cookbook and ingredients on cutting board
Shaun, Hespeler | May 2, 2018
When I was young, life circumstances left me suddenly at the mercy of my father’s cooking. Those were some dark times I tell you – at the worst of it... Read More»
Small hands planting
Programs + Events | May 2, 2018
Spring is finally here – for real this time! Are you ready for the sun to be warmer and the days to be longer? Because we definitely are. With winter... Read More»

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