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Mallard Duck with Duckling on the OPO Green Roof
Michelle, Old Post Office | May 21, 2021
The Old Post Office has been a busy place this spring! We often get to see new families of ducks and geese cruising the Grand River, but this year we... Read More»
ABS filament is durable
Jeremy, Old Post Office | May 21, 2021
We've been expanding opportunities for members to experiment with various filaments for our new 3D printer -- the Ultimaker S5. A few months back we... Read More»
Old Post Office
Idea Exchange | May 21, 2021
Provincewide Shutdown Service Changes: Open for Delivery Door Pick up Service Only As of Thursday, April 8, 2021 the Ontario Government has placed... Read More»
person using laser cutter
Idea Exchange | May 21, 2021
Idea Exchange, Old Post Office offers a Makerspace Pick-up Service to provide members with the opportunity to complete their creative projects... Read More»
Canada Geese beside the Grand River
Anne and Chris, Old Post Office | May 6, 2021
The Old Post Office is situated on the edge of the Grand River so we’re used to seeing wildlife while looking out the windows. On April 19, we... Read More»
Girl sitting at a laptop
Emily, Old Post Office | May 1, 2021
Always wanted to create your own games and interactive projects? Join us for Game Design with Scratch, no experience necessary on Tuesdays at 6 pm,... Read More»
Custom COVID-19 Vaccine Buttons
Jeremy, Old Post Office | April 22, 2021
Proudly display that you are doing your part to help overcome the Covid-19 pandemic by wearing these "I Got the Shot!" buttons made with our button... Read More»
TPU filament is flexible
Jeremy, Old Post Office | March 26, 2021
One of the main reasons we wanted to purchase a new 3D printer was to give the community the opportunity to experiment with and access new 'abrasive... Read More»
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»

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