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Preston's Pollinator Garden
Crystal, Preston | May 1, 2021
Spring has sprung and the garden dirt is ready and waiting.  If you haven’t had a chance to start your outdoor garden, don’t fret, the Idea Exchange... Read More»
four digit numeric PINs required
Idea Exchange | April 15, 2021
As of Tuesday, May 4, 2021, all Idea Exchange memberships will require a PIN (Personal Identification Number) and card number to log into your Idea... Read More»
A pair of hands holding the earth
Cassidy, Queen's Square | April 1, 2021
April showers are bringing both May flowers and a full month of fun and fascinating virtual programs to Idea Exchange. From Spring Break activities... Read More»
Grand River Parks Membership Card
Amy, Queen's Square | April 1, 2021
Picture this: you have the whole weekend free of work and school to take a trip. That may not be quite enough time to make the trek up the Lake Huron... Read More»
A group of 4 individuals sitting around a table and talking
Shaun, Hespeler | April 1, 2021
For most of us, this last year has been about adapting to major changes in our personal, family, and working lives.  While there’s no denying things... Read More»
A monarch butterfly sits on a pink flower, wings wide.
Veronica, Queen's Square | March 31, 2021
Spring is here, and what better way to celebrate the start of the new season than going to the Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory to see some... Read More»
A white sweatershirt on a blue background. The sweater is embroidered with oars, and embroidery hoops and thread are scattered.
Shawna, Old Post Office | March 23, 2021
The history of sewing has its roots firmly embedded in necessity.  From clothing to bedding to farm animal equipment everyone needed to know how to... Read More»
A basket with trowel, gardening glvoes and information about the Cascadia Pea
Beth and Tina, Preston | March 1, 2021
Upcoming Event Join our Fresh Food Drive Extravaganza by donating fresh food (grown or purchased) at 1679 Blair Road on September 22, 2021 from 8:... Read More»
Child sitting at a table with headphones on, watching a tablet and laughing
Andrea, Queen's Square | March 1, 2021
Even though we’ve had to re-schedule our Spring Break to April this year, Idea Exchange still has some great virtual programs to offer kids after... Read More»
Phone laying on a personal planner date book
Cassidy, Queen's Square | March 1, 2021
This year, along with hopefully some milder weather, March is bringing some change to programs at Idea Exchange. Along with a new month of exciting... Read More»

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