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Gabrielle Clermont | April 6, 2021
#MuseumFromHome DIY is a series from Cambridge Art Galleries with carefully curated content just for you. This time, we are exploring The Floating... Read More»
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Jessica, Preston | April 1, 2021
Plenty of famous people publish memoirs, but it’s not every day that celebs put their imaginations to work and publish a work of fiction. Do you... Read More»
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Jennifer, Clemens Mill | April 1, 2021
As we look back on the year we have had with lockdowns from COVID 19, there is what some may call a silver lining in all the grey clouds: the life... Read More»
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Cassidy, Queen's Square | April 1, 2021
April showers are bringing both May flowers and a full month of fun and fascinating virtual programs to Idea Exchange. From Spring Break activities... Read More»
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Shannon, Queen's Square | April 1, 2021
If 2020 taught us anything, it is that our lives, and the lives of those in our community, are connected. We’ve learned that our behaviour impacts... Read More»
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Amy, Queen's Square | April 1, 2021
Picture this: you have the whole weekend free of work and school to take a trip. That may not be quite enough time to make the trek up the Lake Huron... Read More»
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Teens, Idea Exchange | April 1, 2021
April 22nd is Earth Day, and this year's theme is "Restore Our Earth." Read on for our recommendations to Cambridge teens who are interested in... Read More»
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Laureen, Queen's Square | April 1, 2021
The Forest of Reading 2021 is well underway. Read the books, participate in the Forest of Reading Challenge, and join us for these author events:... Read More»
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Shaun, Hespeler | April 1, 2021
For most of us, this last year has been about adapting to major changes in our personal, family, and working lives.  While there’s no denying things... Read More»
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Veronica, Queen's Square | March 31, 2021
Spring is here, and what better way to celebrate the start of the new season than going to the Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory to see some... Read More»

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