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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


Saturday, January 25, 2020

Intro Cricut
Saturday, January 25, 2020, 10:00 - 11:00am
Old Post Office
Programs + Workshops
Have you ever wanted to design your own t-shirt, or find an easy way to make beautiful cards or party decorations for any occasion? Learn the basics... Read More»
steamstayplay
Saturdays, January 11 - February 29, 2020, 10:30am - 3:30pm
Clemens Mill, Hespeler, Old Post Office, Preston, Queen's Square
Programs + Workshops
Drop by the children’s area for fun Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math activities. There will be something new to explore each week!
family reading together
Saturday, January 25, 2020, 10:30am - 3:30pm
Queen's Square
Programs + Workshops
Family Literacy Day is a day to share the importance of reading and engaging in other literacy-related activities as a family. Drop-in for... Read More»
Weave Your Way example
Saturday, January 25, 2020, 1:00 - 4:00pm
Queen's Square
Art Courses
This program has been cancelled. Fancy up your walls with a unique wall tapestry you made yourself.
microphone
Saturday, January 25, 2020, 3:00 - 4:00pm
Old Post Office
Live Performances
This concert series showcases the local music talent that our community has to offer. Find a perfect spot over looking the river and listen to some... Read More»
Jason Baerg, Relations Digital Abstraction, Peter, 2013 (Detail). Image Courtesy of the artist.
October 25, 2019 - March 1, 2020
Queen's Square
Exhibitions + Openings
This exhibition is presented across two locations - Queen Square Gallery and Preston Gallery. "Painting is a sacred bundle that echoes through... Read More»
Jason Baerg, Sky Trail, 2014. Image Courtesy of the artist
November 15 2019 - March 1 2020
Preston
Exhibitions + Openings
This exhibition is presented across two locations - Queen Square Gallery and Preston Gallery. "Painting is a sacred bundle that echoes through... Read More»