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Cancelled: What's on This Month March 2020


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Sarah, Queen's Square | March 1, 2020

March is here, bringing with it our Idea Exchange Spring 2020 Magazine and lots of new programs for you to explore!  Now is the perfect time to learn something new or connect with others in the community. Read on for some March highlights, and check out the monthly calendar for a full listing of events.

Want to get together with fellow local seniors in the community? Join us for Social Seniors, our new meet up for ages 50+, on Wednesday, March 4 from 10:00 – 11:00am at Hespeler. Enjoy crafts, games, and light refreshments as you connect with others. 

Our next author event takes place on Sunday, March 8 at 3:00pm for An Afternoon with Genevieve Graham at Queen’s Square. Hear her talk about her new novel, The Forgotten Home Child, which is based on the true story of the British Home Children. Q&A and book-signing to follow. Registration is required.

Brought to you by One Seed, One Community Cambridge, learn about Seed Saving with Bob Wildfong from Seeds of Diversity Canada on Wednesday, March 11 from 6:30 – 7:30pm at Preston. Bob will share the basics of seed saving and attendees can take home seeds from our seed library. 

Have you found happiness in your life? On Thursday, March 12, join Rebecca Byers for our program How to Be Happy…According to Science from 7:00 – 8:00pm at Queen’s Square. Rebecca will share 12 proven paths to happiness and simply strategies you can use right away.

Stories aren’t just for kids! Gather round for some good old-fashioned storytelling at our World Storytelling Day Celebration on Saturday, March 21 from 3:30 – 5:00pm at the Old Post Office. Hosted by FRESH Stories, this celebration will involve sharing stories based on the theme of voyages. 

Does public speaking make you nervous? Or are you looking to develop this skill? Speechcraft with Toastmakers is the program for you! This program takes place every Monday from March 23 to May 4, 6:00 – 8:00pm a Clemens Mill. Over the course of six weeks, you’ll learn how to be more comfortable with public speaking. Registration is required. There is a $10 workbook fee to be paid in-person on the first day of the program.

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We’re looking forward to seeing you in March at Idea Exchange!