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cartoons of famous world landmarks
Tina, Preston | May 2, 2018
I LOVE to travel! I have been very fortunate and been able to visit some wonderful places. However, I’m not always able to go away all the time.... Read More»
open cookbook and ingredients on cutting board
Shaun, Hespeler | May 2, 2018
When I was young, life circumstances left me suddenly at the mercy of my father’s cooking. Those were some dark times I tell you – at the worst of it... Read More»
Small hands planting
Programs + Events | May 2, 2018
Spring is finally here – for real this time! Are you ready for the sun to be warmer and the days to be longer? Because we definitely are. With winter... Read More»
Book and computer binary code
Ideas | May 1, 2018
Never stop learning. Whether you’re looking for academic, professional or personal development courses, you will find them Gale Courses. With well-... Read More»
Achim Klaas, owner of Klaas Design
Nicole, Queen's Square | April 30, 2018
One of the most fascinating features of the Old Post Office is the historic clock which has been keeping watch over Galt’s core for the past 100... Read More»
Bob's Guitar Service
Idea Exchange | April 30, 2018
Chords of collaboration have made Guitars for Kids a reality in our region! Guitars for Kids is an initiative led by Bob Egan of Bob’s Guitar Service... Read More»
Turtles swimming in the ocean
Jennifer, Clemens Mill | April 2, 2018
Everyone loves to go on vacation, right?  Perhaps you imagine yourself snorkelling in the ocean, looking at colourful fish and graceful turtles. But... Read More»
Instant Pot
Carroll, Queen's Square | April 2, 2018
By now most people have heard about the Instant Pot phenomenon. In case you haven’t, here’s a quick primer: the Instant Pot is the greatest Canadian... Read More»
How to be a Bawse
Leah, Queen's Square | April 2, 2018
A bawse is a person who steps into the room like they own it. They have that swagger. That style. If you’ve ever looked at someone and wished you... Read More»
man on hammock with ebook
Idea Exchange | April 2, 2018
Here are a few tips to get you started borrowing eBooks from Idea Exchange. Use the downloadLibrary site to download eBooks Borrow and download... Read More»

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