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1000 books before kindergarten logo with moon and fireflies
Laureen, Queen's Square | October 1, 2020
We are now participating in the 1000 Books Before Kindergarten program! The concept is simple, the rewards are priceless. Read a book (any book) to... Read More»
carved pumpkin wearing a face mask on porch stairs after dark
Stephanie, Queen's Square | October 1, 2020
Over the last six months many events in our lives have changed, visiting with friends became a virtual activity via ZOOM, birthdays became drive-by... Read More»
backpack and stack of books sitting on pavement outside of school
Brandon, Queen's Square | September 1, 2020
We have a number of helpful new library collections to launch for kids and their families just in time for back to school. And now they’re ready to... Read More»
Family sitting in front of a laptop
Veronica, Queen's Square | April 30, 2020
This virtual series is all about having fun! Some of our pals will be showing up on the Idea Exchange Facebook page with special performances that... Read More»
Crystal, Lewis  and Pete
Crystal (and Lewis), Preston | April 15, 2020
One of my favourite things to do when I read at home with my son Lewis is to have the story set us up for a fun activity. I’m doing my best to keep... Read More»
Two children with earphones on listening to wonderbooks
Idea Exchange | February 26, 2020
Wonderbooks and Launchpads are now available at Idea Exchange! Created by Playaway, these innovative products help bridge the digital divide while... Read More»
Forest of Reading Titles Tree
Laureen at Queen's Square | February 20, 2020
The 2020 nominees for the Forest of Reading have been announced. We have ordered all of these titles for you to enjoy! If a title is not available at... Read More»
Bumbling Bert on stage with rabbit puppet
Pam, Hespeler | February 16, 2020
During March Break on Thursday, March 19, 2020 at 10:00am, Idea Exchange OPO is excited to announce they will be hosting the Bumbling Burt show.  ... Read More»
March Break
Sarah, Queen's Square | February 1, 2020
March Break 2020 is almost here! We have so much planned for your kids to enjoy, from special performers to hands-on activities. All programs are... Read More»
Mother and child sitting and reading on couch
Laureen, Queen's Square | January 1, 2020
Family Literacy is defined as children, parents, grandparents and other family members engaging in literacy-based activities together. These... Read More»

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