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We are moving our programs online! During the current location closure Idea Exchange will be presenting programs and events virtually. Join us to stay engaged, inspired, and connected. Some events will require registration for access, check event listings for more details.

Monthly Calendar

Wednesday, November 25, 2020

Wednesdays, November 11 - December 16, 2020, 10:00 - 10:30AM
Programs + Workshops
Idea Exchange has lots of great storybooks, and we want to share them with you. We will read, sing, dance, and have a great time—literally. All books... Read More»
Patrick Li, Fortune Cities, Concept Rendering, 2020
September 4 to November 28, 2020
Exhibitions + Openings
"A wonderful memory: after a tasty meal from the local Chinese restaurant, the servers always brought me a cookie to complete the meal. This sweet... Read More»
Chloë Lum and Yannick Desranleau, 'Is It The Sun or the Asphalt All I See Is Bright Black,' 2017. Video Stills
Saturday, November 21, 2020 - Saturday, February 27, 2021
Queen's Square
Exhibitions + Openings
Chloë Lum and Yannick Desranleau are multidisciplinary visual artists based in Montreal, Quebec. Their work focuses on theatricality and the... Read More»
Wednesdays, November 11 - December 2, 2020, 2:00 - 2:30pm - Please sign up for all 4 weeks
Programs + Workshops
Bring your little one for stories and songs - from home. Share stories, songs and bounces together, and chat with others about the ins and outs of... Read More»
Board Meeting
Wednesday, November 25, 2020 4:30 pm-6:30 pm
Special Events
Due to COVID-19 and recommendations by Waterloo Region Public Health to exercise physical distancing, members of the public are invited to... Read More»
group of people sitting outside together on the grass
Wednesdays, October 14 - December 2, 2020, 7:00 - 8:00pm
Programs + Workshops
Brought to us by the KW Multicultural Center, “Let's Talk" is a program for newcomer youth focused on education and career guidance. Learn how to... Read More»