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Cookies on a plate
Gabrielle, Queen's Square | October 19, 2020
Who doesn’t love Halloween? Whether you like your entertainment frightfully scary or a little on the tamer side, Idea Exchange has fun for all ages... Read More»
Dinosaur Eye
Veronica, Queen's Sqaure | October 7, 2020
I can still remember sitting in the theater as a kid watching the Jurassic Park movie. When the Brachiosaurus first appeared on screen, I was filled... Read More»
person carrying books
Idea Exchange | October 2, 2020
Idea Exchange continues to offer contact free Pick-up Service of all materials, providing members the opportunity to collect items without entering a... Read More»
Old Post Office
Idea Exchange | October 2, 2020
Idea Exchange, Old Post Office is open for in-person services, including limited Discovery Centre activities, self-guided tours, and limited study... Read More»
Vegetables and Fruits on a Table
Jennifer, Clemens Mill | October 1, 2020
Over the past year, we have all been through many changes and challenges in order to adapt to our new world. It’s been a time of uncertainty, when... Read More»
A pair of hands holding a house
Gabrielle, Queen's Square | October 1, 2020
The pandemic forced us all to spend more time at home whether we liked it or not. Many of us we were able to hunker down and spend our time trying... Read More»
young girl doing homework at a desk
Meghan, Queen's Square | October 1, 2020
Whether your family members are doing home schooling this year, attending classes within public health guidelines or trying out a blended model for... Read More»
mother and son reading together at home
Andrea, Queen's Square | October 1, 2020
Starting this Fall in celebration of Ontario Public Library week, we have some fun online reading programs to kick start the coziness. Since you love... Read More»
old documents and photos
Idea Exchange | October 1, 2020
Enjoy and experience our programs virtually at Idea Exchange! Connect online with our staff and other members of the community, all from the comfort... Read More»
hour glass sitting in sand
Jessica, Preston | October 1, 2020
If you were offered the chance to live forever, would you take it? In The Invisible Life of Addie LaRue, one of this month’s most exciting new... Read More»

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