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board game pieces
Trish, Hespeler | February 1, 2018
Board games are back! Just look at the number of board game cafés springing up and board games offer many things that video games don’t. First of all... Read More»
rabbit coming out of a hat
Jan, Queen's Square | February 1, 2018
Steve Oz Family Fun Magic Show from 2:30-3:15pm at the Hespeler Idea Exchange. Save the date! It is going to be an awesome magic show and the price... Read More»
blue paper snowflake
Nicole, Queen's Square | January 2, 2018
This January, the kids will barely have had time to get back into school after winter break before another PD Day is coming your way on Friday,... Read More»
kids on a blackboard
Brandon, Queen's Square | January 2, 2018
The first week of January is STEM Week at Idea Exchange! The STEM approach to education (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) actually emerged in... Read More»
boy with ipad and toys
Laureen, Queen's Square | December 1, 2017
Why is play important? There has been an abundance of research around play and its positive effects on early childhood learning and development. In... Read More»
boy with beakers
Nicole, Queen's Square | November 1, 2017
At Idea Exchange, we LOVE STEAM – so we are SO excited about National S.T.E.A.M. day, which takes place this year on Wednesday, November 8. This day... Read More»
kids in halloween costumes in a pile of leaves
Kids, Idea Exchange | October 4, 2017
Ghosts, ghouls, witches and beasts. Candy, decorations, tricks and treats. Halloween is a time full of mystery and frights, but it's also an... Read More»
donkey
Sue, Preston | October 3, 2017
Donkeys…  There is something so kind and gentle in the face of a donkey. Donkeys were domesticated more than 5000 years ago and are related to horses... Read More»
making a picture from leaves
Trish, Idea Exchange | September 27, 2017
The kids are back to school and you’re trying to find some fun activities to do when they come home? Stop by your local Idea Exchange and pick up... Read More»
Good Morning Canada Book Cover Syndetics
Laureen, Queen's Square | September 2, 2017
Good Morning, Canada by Andrea Beck is the 2017 Let's Read selection. Let’s Read is a literacy program that encourages the Region of Waterloo to read... Read More»

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