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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»
1000 Books Before Kindergarten
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»
Leaf Collage
Emma, Preston | October 1, 2020
The days are getting cooler and the leaves are starting to change colour, which makes it the perfect time of year for a nature walk! While you’re out... 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»
Children playing with Steamboxes
Idea Exchange | August 7, 2020
What are STEAMboxes? They are a unique learning experience for children (Ages 6+) to explore with a parent/guardian. Checkout a STEAMbox for 7 days... Read More»
MINGO! Board
Brandon at Queen's Square | May 28, 2020
Greetings, questers! This Fall, Math Quest is getting leveled up! In July and August I was back in my workroom at our Queen's Square location (Hooray... Read More»
Mother and son looking at tablet
Brittni, Preston | May 13, 2020
Out of books? As we enter another week of physical distancing and staying home, I am sure you are getting tired of reading, re-reading, re-reading... Read More»
Snoopy in laundry basket
Brandon from Queen's Square (and Snoopy, too!) | May 8, 2020
Hello and welcome to Meditate With Snoopy!   Our group of meditators is about a dozen strong each week as we meet virtually via the internet.... 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»
City of Toronto
Brittni, Preston | April 21, 2020
Can’t go on a day trip to Toronto right now? No worries, tour the city's attractions here! Virtually ride 16 of the roller coasters at Canada’s... Read More»