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New to Canada

 


The Idea Exchange is a place where you are welcome to

  • get help from our staff
  • do homework, study or read
  • borrow books, music and movies
  • learn English from our collection of ESL books and resources
  • join a group where you can practice your English
  • learn about and enjoy art
  • use the internet or wifi
  • find a fun and educational programs for your child or yourself

...and it is all free!

Watch the following video to learn more about libraries, children’s programs and how to get a free membership.



Services for Newcomers

Library Settlement Program logo
Immigrant settlement workers assist newcomers with their settlement needs. They can help newcomers learn about our culture, find places to learn... Read More»
Ramadan lanterns, date palms and beads
As Cambridge has become more diverse, the traditions and celebrations of our neighbours have also become more a part of what is happening around town... Read More»
Teen and senior sitting and laughing
Storytelling is about connections. It transcends generations, stirs our emotions, and promotes togetherness. Through the stories we share, we reveal... Read More»