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Programs + Events

Idea Exchange hosts hundreds of programs and events every year. From storytimes to movie screenings, there's always something interesting to do here. Find the one that's right for you.


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Online registration is available for Adult/Teen art courses and programs and Children’s art courses. All online registrations require an email address and those with a fee can be paid with a Visa or Mastercard. Registration in person or by phone (call 519.621.0460) is also available.

Monthly Calendar


Monday, August 19, 2019

Family Movie Monday
Monday, August 19, 2019, 1:30 - 3:00pm
Old Post Office
Movies
Grab your family or friends and join us select Mondays for free movie screenings. Join us for popcorn or bring your own snacks and enjoy these films... Read More»
2 teens using VR
Monday - Saturday, July 2 - August 31, 2019, 2:00 - 4:00pm (excl. August 5)
Clemens Mill
Programs + Workshops
Drop-in to try out our HTC Vive and learn more about this cool technology.
kids celebrating
Monday, August 19, 2019, 2:00pm
Clemens Mill
Programs + Workshops
You did it! Everyone is invited to celebrate a super summer. Play games and explore our newest tech toys.
2 kids using VR
Monday - Thursday, July 2 - August 29, 2019, 6:00 - 8:00pm (excl. August 5)
Clemens Mill
Programs + Workshops
Drop-in to try out our HTC Vive and learn more about this cool technology.
coffee and scrabble pieces spelling out "share your story"
Monday, August 19, 2019, 6:30 - 8:00pm
Queen's Square
Programs + Workshops
Participate in this year’s Culture Days! Practice telling a story from your home culture and prepare to share it with our community. This evening... Read More»
yarn and knitting kneedles
Mondays, July 8 - August 26, 2019, 6:30 - 8:30pm
Queen's Square
Programs + Workshops
Join knitters, crocheters or other crafters in this comfortable setting.
Common Waters, Julia Nakanishi and Tony Kogan, 2019
June 14 - September 15, 2019
Design at Riverside
Exhibitions + Openings
Common Waters is a community project that examines our relationship with water and provides a platform for us to discuss some of the most pressing... Read More»
Erika DeFreitas, within the cut and slender joint alone, video still, 03:04 minutes, 2017
July 12 - October 12, 2019
Queen's Square
Exhibitions + Openings
When water accumulates it is called a body, a body of water. A human body is also a body of water. Body of waters and bodies of water, a conversation... Read More»