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Old Post Office
Idea Exchange | November 23, 2020
Idea Exchange, Old Post Office is open for in-person services, including limited equipment use, children's activities, self-guided tours, and study... Read More»
Mini Old Post Office
Meg, Old Post Office | November 17, 2020
Show your support for our children’s programming this holiday season by taking home your own Old Post Office! These miniature Old Posts Offices are... Read More»
Santa Sign
Lauren, Old Post Office | November 17, 2020
The winter holiday season is officially upon us. It seems to have come upon us a little early this year, but with all that has happened in 2020, why... Read More»
Boy playing on a LiteBrite wall
Michelle, Old Post Office | October 29, 2020
Exciting changes have been taking place in the Discovery Centre at the Old Post Office over the past few months! Whether you are learning from home... Read More»
Colourful Lego bricks
Laura, Old Post Office | October 22, 2020
Do you know a young engineer or LEGO creator? For decades, LEGO has been a family favourite as children and adults alike dig through LEGO to find the... Read More»
OPO Front Entrance
Idea Exchange | October 16, 2020
Scaffolding has been erected at the back of Old Post Office to enable the installation of snow guards on the roof. The roof snow guards have been... Read More»
person using laser cutter
Idea Exchange | September 3, 2020
Idea Exchange, Old Post Office offers a Makerspace Pick-up Service to provide members with the opportunity to complete their creative projects... Read More»
Face on a button
Meg, Old Post Office | August 26, 2020
Cambridge teachers and frontline workers: let us put your smiling face on a button! Idea Exchange, Old Post Office is pleased to offer custom buttons... Read More»
Idea Exchange, Old Post Office viewed from the Grand River
Jeremy, Old Post Office | July 28, 2020
The production of YouTube videos for the Old Post Office Makerspace came from a collaborative recognition that engaging multimedia can be used to... Read More»
Laser Cut 3D Puzzles
Meg, Old Post Office | June 17, 2020
Take the joy of the Old Post Office's Makerspace home with you! Our Take and Make kits come ready to assemble with instructions and everything you... Read More»