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Idea Exchange Magazine Cover Winter 2018
Idea Exchange | November 1, 2017
The Winter 2018 edition of the Idea Exchange Magazine is here! We’re ready for winter with tons of exciting programs to keep you warm inside! Read... Read More»
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Jessica, Queen's Square | November 1, 2017
Unsurprisingly, I love reading, but I hate guessing the pronunciation of certain character names. Some are straightforward, but others take a little... Read More»
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Kids, Idea Exchange | November 1, 2017
November is here and so is the cold weather! Warm up at Idea Exchange and let your imagination soar this winter with us. Looking for something fun to... Read More»
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Mya Kidson | October 30, 2017
I remember when I was younger, Halloween was always my favourite time of the year; it still is. I remember planning my costume months ahead of time.... Read More»
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Idea Exchange Art + Design | October 27, 2017
A Dazzling Alchemy of Charms and Curiosities – Fabled Food and Fantastical Feats! VOLUME 2: NIGHT CIRCUS Saturday, March 3, 2018 8:00pm –... Read More»
Brendon Highmore of Highmore Productions
Shannon Markle | October 27, 2017
“I can share what I know, and learn new things when I do.” ~ Brendon Highmore Brendon Highmore came to Idea Exchange as a co-op student in his final... Read More»
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Mya Kidson | October 19, 2017
T’is the time for fall desserts, treats galore, and movie marathons. When fall comes around, I start planning right away. Our house is instantly... Read More»
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Laureen, Queen's Square | October 18, 2017
What are you doing after school? Drop into Idea Exchange for some FUN! We’ve got lots of tech toys, creative games and activities to enjoy each week... Read More»
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Teens, Idea Exchange | October 18, 2017
Are you looking for something to keep you busy as the days get colder and the nights get longer? Look no further: our Teen Tastemakers have some... Read More»
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Mya Kidson | October 6, 2017
Planning for your future The time has finally come when I have to make the decision about which post secondary schools I want to attend, what I want... Read More»

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