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Come in. Check us out. And UNWRAP the possibilities.
Idea Exchange | November 15, 2013
You don’t have to sneak around to get a peek into all the great things we’ve got just for you. Culture, education and fun – all ready and waiting.... Read More»
Boy holding paper reading ADHD
Angela, Hespeler | October 28, 2013
When I was first told my son, Chris, had met the criteria for ADHD, I felt relief because this diagnosis meant I wasn’t such a bad mother after all... Read More»
Idea No. 3668. Come in. Check us out. And UN|COVER the unlimited potential.
Idea Exchange | October 25, 2013
Take a closer look: things aren’t always as they appear. Cambridge Libraries and Galleries IDEA | EXCHANGE is the physical and virtual place where... Read More»
Old German Mill
Mike, Queen's Square | October 15, 2013
The ruins of this mill sit on the banks of the Grand River near Glen Morris. The ruins themselves are very striking. Not only that, the site is... Read More»
Midnight's Children DVD cover, Image courtesy of Syndetics, 2016
Teens | September 13, 2013
Deepa Mehta wanted to explore and expose the condition of women in her birth country, India. So, she created the Fire, Earth and Water trilogy of... Read More»
Come in. Check us out. Possibilities are waiting to be Unmasked
Idea Exchange | September 11, 2013
IDEA | EXCHANGE is taking your Libraries and Galleries to the next level. We’re not doing away with what you love about us – we’re just making... Read More»
Aisha
Teens | September 10, 2013
Cambridge resident, Aisha Hufnagel went to Kenya this summer as part of the Me to We project. Aisha has kindly written about her experience. These... Read More»
Idea Exchange Unveiled
Idea Exchange | September 3, 2013
With so much programming, services and events that are important to you, we’ve decided to shrug off our old, limiting mantle, and embrace our new... Read More»
Dead Ever After by Charlaine Harris book cover, Image courtesy of Syndetics, 2016
Leah, Queen's Square | September 3, 2013
Yes, the journey of our favourite telepathic Southern waitress with a yen for hot, supernatural hunks has come to an end. Charlaine Harris has... Read More»
Keegan's Lady by Catherine Anderson book cover, Image courtesy of Syndetics, 2016
Leah, Queen's Square | August 1, 2013
The best part of my job is finding an author who I want to share with the world and being able to recommend their books. If Catherine Anderson's... Read More»

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