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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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Girl Programming Robot with iPad
Brandon, Queen's Square | May 22, 2018
With the advent of touch technology, portable computing, and wireless internet access, many old technologies are being reborn, rebooted, and... Read More»
Many Hands Mural
Brandon, Queen's Square | May 22, 2018
Collaborative art projects communicate so many wonderful messages to children: “Small contributions can add up to something great.” “Individual skill... Read More»
BVD's sustainable fashions
Rebecca Soares, Conestoga College Print Journalism Student | May 22, 2018
Idea Exchange’s Old Post Office (OPO) location will be opening this summer, giving the community a chance to see history preserved while also... Read More»
View from the old clock
Rebecca Soares, Conestoga College Print Journalism Student | May 22, 2018
History is all around us. Whether it’s a political movement that has affected how our lives are today or a long-standing structure, there’s a bit of... Read More»
kids fingers in green slime
Natasha, Hespeler | May 22, 2018
Sticky, yucky, slimey, gooey, smelly, stretchy, gucky, messy…. SCIENCE! Are your children as obsessed with slime as mine are? Children everywhere... Read More»
Chris Martin, Idea Exchange
Nicole, Queen's Square | May 22, 2018
This year, Idea Exchange is pleased to share Lynda.com with our members, an exciting addition to our online learning opportunities. Lynda.com is a... Read More»
Roastmaster Graham Braun Preparing a Pour Over. Photo Robert Thody
Robert Thody, Education Officer | May 21, 2018
Legend has it that after a vigorous battle against the Arabian army, the European conquerors seized the loot, which included a large quantity of... Read More»
TMMC Funding Announcement
Idea Exchange | May 21, 2018
The new digital library will be a space for creative minds of all ages to gather, inspiring creativity and skills development with access to cutting-... Read More»
Post Office heritage funding announcement
Idea Exchange | May 21, 2018
The new technologies and gadgets will not be the only things to amaze us at the Old Post Office. The building’s restoration work is a testament to... Read More»
Old slate roof tile for sale at Monigram Coffee Roasters
Rebecca Soares, Conestoga College Print Journalism Student | May 2, 2018
Out with the old and in with the new! But wait – what do we do with the old? For some, the answer comes easy. You can simply throw away the old as... Read More»

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