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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»
Boy in an astronaut suit
Stephanie, Queen's Square | December 1, 2019
This July marked the 50th Anniversary of humans walking on the moon, when NASA’s astronaut Neil Armstrong stepped onto the surface of the moon on... Read More»
Mother and daughter sitting together and reading
Jan, Queen's Square | December 1, 2019
Every year, I look forward to all the wonderful holiday season movies and stories.  There’s nothing better than snuggling up with a cozy blanket, hot... Read More»
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Laureen at Queen's Square | November 8, 2019
The Record and The Salvation Army are working together again this year to collect Children’s and Youth book donations. These will be delivered along... Read More»
Child's hands holding a homemade snowflake ornament
Natasha, Hespeler | November 1, 2019
There is something so special about giving a homemade gift to someone. Homemade gifts don’t need to be expensive or difficult to show someone how... Read More»
Boy and girl in kitchen doing science experiments
Amy, Clemens Mill | November 1, 2019
Teaching kids about the wonderful world of science can seem a little daunting if this is not your area of expertise, like me. I’ll be the first to... Read More»

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