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Old Post Office Ideas

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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A boy in front of lightbulbs. One is lighted up like he has an idea.
Michelle, Old Post Office | December 30, 2020
Even though the doors of the Old Post Office have to close for a little while, the staff here see that as no reason for the fun and creativity of our... Read More»
The Ultimaker S5 3D printer at the Old Post Office Makerspace
Jeremy, Old Post Office | November 27, 2020
We are so excited to bring the new Ultimaker S5 to the Old Post Office. The S5 is an extraordinary printer with the latest technology, and we are... Read More»
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Idea Exchange | November 23, 2020
Provincewide Shutdown Service Changes: Open for Curbside Pick-up Service Only As of December 26, 2020, the Ontario Government has placed all of... Read More»
Mini Old Post Office
Meg, Old Post Office | November 17, 2020
Show your support for our children’s programming this holiday season by taking home your own Old Post Office! These miniature Old Post Offices are 3D... Read More»
2020 LEGO Club Participants
Laura, Old Post Office | October 22, 2020
Do you know a young engineer or LEGO creator? For decades, LEGO has been a family favourite as children and adults alike dig through LEGO to find the... Read More»
person using laser cutter
Idea Exchange | September 3, 2020
Idea Exchange, Old Post Office offers a Makerspace Pick-up Service to provide members with the opportunity to complete their creative projects... Read More»
Face on a button
Meg, Old Post Office | August 26, 2020
Cambridge teachers and frontline workers: let us put your smiling face on a button! Idea Exchange, Old Post Office is pleased to offer custom buttons... Read More»
Idea Exchange, Old Post Office viewed from the Grand River
Jeremy, Old Post Office | July 28, 2020
The production of YouTube videos for the Old Post Office Makerspace came from a collaborative recognition that engaging multimedia can be used to... Read More»
Laser Cut 3D Puzzles
Meg, Old Post Office | June 17, 2020
Take the joy of the Old Post Office's Makerspace home with you! Our Take and Make kits come ready to assemble with instructions and everything you... 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»

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