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Susan, Queen's Square | July 1, 2022
We’ve seen quite a few changes since the last time we refreshed our website; we stream and download more often, attend programs and events virtually... Read More»
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Cassidy, Queen's Square | July 1, 2022
Summer has begun, and Idea Exchange has a brand new month of programs to help you get out, explore, and stay cool all season long. For more upcoming... Read More»
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Cambridge Art Galleries | June 22, 2022
Since our last website refresh, how we interact online has changed quite a bit; we now offer more virtual programming including digital publications... Read More»
Idea Exchange Old Post Office
Idea Exchange | June 14, 2022
Idea Exchange, Old Post Office in Cambridge, Ontario has received the 2022 Governor General’s Medal for Architecture. Awarded by the Royal... Read More»
Trish, Old Post Office | June 2, 2022
Presenting Totboxes at the Old Post Office, an all-new set of STEAMboxes for children 5 and under!! We have a collection of 5 unique Totboxes for you... Read More»
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Beth, Preston | June 1, 2022
Hearing a lot about pollinators lately? What is all the buzz about? Pollinators are insects or animals that are essential for pollinating our food... Read More»
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Queen's Square | June 1, 2022
Get ready to celebrate at Idea Exchange this summer with a legendary Summer Reading Club! Join the TD Summer Reading Club at your nearest location... Read More»
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Shannon, Queen's Square | June 1, 2022
Created by teen volunteers, for teen volunteers, our next take-home volunteer project celebrates diversity with a proud shout out to our LGBTQ2S+... Read More»
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Cassidy, Queen's Square; Scott, Clemens Mill | June 1, 2022
June is Pride Month, and Idea Exchange is celebrating its brilliant, diverse community with displays and events all month long, and with stories... Read More»
A calendar for the month of June
Cassidy, Queen's Square | May 31, 2022
Summer is very nearly here, and Idea Exchange is gearing up for a sunny month of new programs and events for all ages. Alongside a number of Pride... Read More»