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The Old Post Office is a creative space to tinker, code, bend, sketch, fabricate and build. We invite you to innovate together - share your expertise and learn from each other’s experiences. The Ideas Blog showcases our services and highlights current trends in tech and makerspaces. Join the conversation and post your innovative discovery today, simply fill out the submission form and we'll post your entry.


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Makerspace in the Old Post Office, Idea Exchange
Shawna, Old Post Office | March 12, 2020
We have an exciting new addition to our Makerspace Rewards Program! A Grand Prize Draw for A Wine Glass Gift Pack & a $25 Gift Certificate to our... Read More»
We want your feeback written in chalk
Idea Exchange | March 11, 2020
We want to hear from you! We enjoy creating and hosting programs and events that you will love! Let us know what kind of programs you’d like to see... Read More»
Thread on spools
Meg, Old Post Office | February 1, 2020
In the upcoming months, the Old Post Office will be highlighting some of the creative technologies available in the Makerspace. February’s focus is... Read More»
Older couple looking at old photos
Lauren, Old Post Office | January 1, 2020
For many years I wondered how I was going to turn all of my old home video VHS tapes into a digitized copy that I could watch today. I had countless... Read More»
Buttons on music mixer equipment
Chris, Old Post Office | January 1, 2020
Music gives a soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination and life to everything. - Plato   In many cultures, music is an... Read More»
Cambridge Old Post Office
Jennifer, Queen's Square | December 31, 2019
Idea Exchange, Old Post Office is an award-winning, all-digital public library, offering free technology programs for all ages. Honours include:... Read More»
book now
Jeremy | December 9, 2019
Idea Exchange is happy to announce members can now book Old Post Office equipment online.  We are rolling this out as a convenience for members, as... Read More»
laser cutter
Staff | December 6, 2019
As of December 6, our laser cutter is operational again. If you would like to make a reservation, please call us at 226.533.2767.
Laser cut Christmas ornaments
Shawna, Old Post Office | December 1, 2019
Every holiday gift list needs a little inspiration at some point in time.  Here at the Old Post Office we have several pieces of equipment and... Read More»
Grand River View
Anne, Old Post Office | October 2, 2019
When you think of wildlife living in the city - what species come to mind? Maybe you picture Squirrels, Coyotes, Pigeons, or Canada Geese. But there... Read More»

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