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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»
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Idea Exchange | May 21, 2021
Idea Exchange, Old Post Office is open for in-person services, including digital equipment use and study space. Our popular Makerspace Pick-up... 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»
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»
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 be able to offer the Ultimaker S5 at the Old Post Office. The S5 is an extraordinary printer with the latest technology, and we... Read More»

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