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Rigamajig
Borrowing | March 3, 2021
The Rigamajig is one of our favourite STEAM toys at the library!  With just a little imagination you can build cars, forts, pulley systems,... Read More»
An assortment of decals
Lauren, Old Post Office | March 1, 2021
We are very excited here in the Old Post Office Makerspace to announce that our new Epson Ecotank 2760 printer is here and ready to go! This printer... Read More»
The Big Piano in the Creative Studios at OPO
Chris, Old Post Office | March 1, 2021
Welcome the newest addition to the Old Post Office, Creative Studios – The Walking Piano or better known as the BIG Piano made famous in the Tom... Read More»
The Ultimaker S5 3D printer at the Old Post Office Makerspace
Jeremy, Old Post Office | November 27, 2020
We are so excited to bring the new Ultimaker S5 to the Old Post Office. The S5 is an extraordinary printer with the latest technology, and we are... Read More»
Old Post Office
Idea Exchange | November 23, 2020
Starting on Monday, February 22, Idea Exchange, Old Post Office is open for limited in-person services, including equipment use, children’s... 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 winter! Whether you are learning from home or looking... Read More»
2020 LEGO Club Participants
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»
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 videos for the Old Post Office Makerspace came from a collaborative recognition that engaging multimedia can be used to highlight... Read More»

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