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Monthly Calendar


January 2020

Happy New Year
Wednesday, January 1, 2020
Clemens Mill, Hespeler, Old Post Office, Preston, Queen's Square
Special Events
All Idea Exchange locations close early on Tuesday, December 31, 2019 at 4:30 for New Year's Eve: All locations remain closed on Wednesday, January 1... Read More»
Cookies Canvas
Thursday, January 9, 2020, 6:30-8:00pm
Old Post Office
Programs + Workshops
Explore your creative side and learn how to paint a moonlit silhouette in this easy to follow tutorial created by Step By Step Painting With Tracie... Read More»
Teen tastemakers
Mondays, December 16, 2019, January 13 and February 3, 2020, 6:30 - 8:00pm
Preston
Programs + Workshops
The Teen Tastemakers are a group of local teens who meet monthly to discuss and review books, movies, and music, provide input about the library... Read More»
nerf darts
Friday, January 17, 2020, 6:00 - 8:00pm
Queen's Square
Programs + Workshops
Bring your NERF Blaster and foam darts for an amazing all-library battle. Unmodified blasters only, please!
person painting Warhammer miniatures
Wednesday, January 22, 2020, 6:30 - 8:00pm
Clemens Mill
Programs + Workshops
We are excited to launch our Warhammer Club at Clemens Mill. To get things started, we invite you to join us for an introduction to the hobby of... Read More»
robot
Wednesdays, January 22 - February 12, 2020, 7:00 - 8:00pm
Old Post Office
Programs + Workshops
Kids (9-14 year old) bring your big person to Stemotics’ VEX-IQ Robotic program. VEX IQ is a plastic snap together construction system tailored to... Read More»
Mindful meditation
Thursday, January 23, 2020, 7:00 - 8:00pm
Old Post Office
Programs + Workshops
Learn two mindfulness meditations, just in time for exams! Refreshments provided.
Virtual reality
Friday, January 24, 2020, 10:00am - 5:00pm
Old Post Office
Programs + Workshops
Drop-in to give Virtual Reality a try. Go on a virtual safari, try the job simulator, or slash along to the beats of your favourite song!
teen writing
Tuesdays, January 28 and February 25, 2020, 7:00 - 8:00pm
Queen's Square
Programs + Workshops
Whether you're a teen who writes regularly or are looking for an excuse to take up the craft, the eQuills Teen Writing Group has a spot for you. Come... Read More»
example of Warhammer game
Wednesdays, January 29, February 12, March 11, and April 15, 2020, 6:00 - 8:00pm
Clemens Mill
Programs + Workshops
Enter the world of Warhammer! From building and painting models to tabletop play, learn the ins and outs of this interactive hobby.
Post exam improv
Friday, January 31, 2020, 2:00 - 4:00pm
Old Post Office
Programs + Workshops
Shake loose and try some improvisational theatre with the professional pranksters of The Making Box. Yes, and... it'll be fun! Refreshments provided.