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Two babies crawling on the floor with one playing with a little green car.

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Baby and Me

Birth - 12 Months

2023-12-01 09:30:00 2023-12-01 10:00:00 America/New_York Baby and Me Learn new songs and rhymes, share stories, and meet other parents and babies. Complete a registration for EACH CHILD attending the event. Clemens Mill -

Friday, December 01
9:30am - 10:00am

Add to Calendar 2023-12-01 09:30:00 2023-12-01 10:00:00 America/New_York Baby and Me Learn new songs and rhymes, share stories, and meet other parents and babies. Complete a registration for EACH CHILD attending the event. Clemens Mill -

Learn new songs and rhymes, share stories, and meet other parents and babies. Complete a registration for EACH CHILD attending the event.

Get ready for some circle time fun! Learn new songs and rhymes, share stories, and meet other caregivers as your little one discovers the exciting world around them. 

Complete a registration for EACH CHILD attending the event. This will help us provide the best possible experience.

Cost: Free

AGE GROUP: | Kids |

EVENT TYPE: | Programs + Workshops |

TAGS: | BabyAndParent | Baby |

Clemens Mill

Phone: 519-740-6294

Hours
Mon, Feb 26 10:00AM to 8:30PM
Tue, Feb 27 10:00AM to 8:30PM
Wed, Feb 28 10:00AM to 8:30PM
Thu, Feb 29 10:00AM to 8:30PM
Fri, Mar 01 10:00AM to 5:30PM
Sat, Mar 02 9:30AM to 5:30PM
Sun, Mar 03 1:00PM to 5:00PM

About the branch

The Clemens Mill location is a public library that also serves as the school library for St. Benedict Catholic Secondary School. This location features the Heart of the Community outdoor space and Active Living Collection, as well as a children’s area and mini makerspace.

Be inspired at Idea Exchange in Cambridge!  Connect with the public libraries and public art galleries of Cambridge. Idea Exchange supports and inspires our community with an environment of discovery for people of all ages.

Upcoming events

Sun, Mar 03, All day
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December 9, 2023 to March 17, 2024

Sun, Mar 03, All day
Queen's Square - Gallery
January 20 to April 21, 2024

Mon, Mar 04, All day
Preston - Gallery
December 9, 2023 to March 17, 2024

Mon, Mar 04, All day
Queen's Square - Gallery
January 20 to April 21, 2024

Mon, Mar 04, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Queen's Square
Share your ideas and creations with fellow knitters.

Mon, Mar 04, 6:30pm - 8:15pm
Queen's Square
So you know the basics of how to make your SLR-style camera works but would like to learn more?
Registration is now closed

Tue, Mar 05, All day
Preston - Gallery
December 9, 2023 to March 17, 2024

Tue, Mar 05, All day
Queen's Square - Gallery
January 20 to April 21, 2024

Tue, Mar 05, 10:30am - 1:30pm
Queen's Square - Lobby
Drop in to create a unique craft!

Tue, Mar 05, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Clemens Mill - Creative Hub Classroom
Become a leader in your community and share your unique perspective.
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Tue, Mar 05, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Queen's Square - Children's Program Room
Enjoy singing and smiling while strumming your ukulele with this casual group.

Tue, Mar 05, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
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Tue, Mar 05, 6:45pm - 8:00pm
Hespeler - Children's Program Room
Meet new friends, learn about your community, share your culture and customs, and practice your English.

Wed, Mar 06, All day
Preston - Gallery
December 9, 2023 to March 17, 2024

Wed, Mar 06, All day
Queen's Square - Gallery
January 20 to April 21, 2024

Wed, Mar 06, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Hespeler - Lounge
Share your ideas and creations with fellow knitters.

Wed, Mar 06, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Queen's Square - Community Desk, QS
Are you a newcomer trying to get ready for the Canadian workforce? Kinbridge is here to help.

Wed, Mar 06, 6:00pm - 7:15pm
Clemens Mill - Children's Program Room
Meet new friends, learn about your community, share your culture and customs, and practice your English.

Wed, Mar 06, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Hespeler - Study Area
From cards to Catan, this is a warm and friendly atmosphere for fans of low-tech table games.

Wed, Mar 06, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Queen's Square - Studio
Create a beautifully bad artwork, all fun and no pressure!

Wed, Mar 06, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Old Post Office - Reading Room
Join other fibre arts enthusiasts as you work on your own project in a social environment.

Thu, Mar 07, All day
Preston - Gallery
December 9, 2023 to March 17, 2024

Thu, Mar 07, All day
Queen's Square - Gallery
January 20 to April 21, 2024

Thu, Mar 07, 2:30pm - 7:30pm
Clemens Mill - MakerHUB
Help Barbie find the missing gift before the party starts!

Thu, Mar 07, 3:45pm - 5:00pm
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Meet new friends, learn about your community, share your culture and customs, and practice your English.

Thu, Mar 07, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Old Post Office - Third Floor Classroom
Join SPECTRUM for a discussion and to meet other local gender-diverse folks.

Thu, Mar 07, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Queen's Square - Studio
Create a beautifully bad artwork, all fun and no pressure!
This event is full

Thu, Mar 07, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Queen's Square - Gallery
Cambridge Art Galleries 'In Conversation' brings you behind-the-scenes of current exhibitions.

Thu, Mar 07, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Hespeler - Children's Program Room
Enjoy singing and smiling while strumming your ukulele with this casual group.

Fri, Mar 08, All day
Preston - Gallery
December 9, 2023 to March 17, 2024

Fri, Mar 08, All day
Queen's Square - Gallery
January 20 to April 21, 2024

Fri, Mar 08, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Old Post Office - Third Floor Classroom
Meet monthly to discuss a pre-selected title, share thoughts, and learn more about the books we love.

Fri, Mar 08, 10:30am - 4:30pm
Clemens Mill - MakerHUB
Help Barbie find the missing gift before the party starts!

Fri, Mar 08, 10:30am - 11:30am
Queen's Square - Studio
Connect with other adults while enjoying concerts, crafting, chats, and more.

Fri, Mar 08, 2:00pm - 4:30pm
Queen's Square
Staff from John Howard Society's Cambridge Career Connections will be onsite to provide support and resources to job seekers.

Sat, Mar 09, All day
Preston - Gallery
December 9, 2023 to March 17, 2024

Sat, Mar 09, All day
Queen's Square - Gallery
January 20 to April 21, 2024

Sat, Mar 09, 10:00am - 5:00pm
Queen's Square - Children's Department
The power of awesomeness!

Sat, Mar 09, 10:00am - 12:00pm
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Sat, Mar 09, 10:30am - 11:30am
Old Post Office - Third Floor Classroom
Learn the basics of our Cricut Maker.
This event is full

Sat, Mar 09, 10:30am - 4:30pm
Clemens Mill - MakerHUB
Help Barbie find the missing gift before the party starts!

Sat, Mar 09, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Queen's Square - Boardroom
Meet new friends, learn about your community, share your culture and customs, and practice your English.

Sun, Mar 10, 12:00am - 12:59am
Preston - Gallery
December 9, 2023 to March 17, 2024

Sun, Mar 10, 12:00am - 12:59am
Queen's Square - Gallery
January 20 to April 21, 2024

Sun, Mar 10, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Queen's Square
The power of awesomeness!

Sun, Mar 10, 1:30pm - 4:00pm
Clemens Mill - MakerHUB
Help Barbie find the missing gift before the party starts!

Mon, Mar 11, 10:00am - 4:30pm
Old Post Office - Children's Discovery Centre
Get ready for a magical journey.

Mon, Mar 11, 10:00am - 7:30pm
Hespeler - Youth Services Department
Experience the joy of camping right here at the library.

Mon, Mar 11, 10:00am - 7:30pm
Preston - Children's Department
Bring your A-game and a friend to compete with in this compeition of skills.

Mon, Mar 11, 10:00am - 7:30pm
Queen's Square - Children's Department
Let's step back in time and explore a world of dinosaurs.

Mon, Mar 11, 10:00am - 7:30pm
Clemens Mill - Children's Department
Celebrate our furry, scaly, feathery friends with some special guests.

Mon, Mar 11, 10:30am - 11:30am
Old Post Office - Riverview Room
Join Drums et al for an educating, entertaining, and inspiring drumming session. Complete a registration for EACH PERSON attending the event.

Mon, Mar 11, 10:30am - 1:30pm
Queen's Square - Lobby
Drop in during March Break to create a unique craft!

Mon, Mar 11, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Queen's Square
Share your ideas and creations with fellow knitters.

Tue, Mar 12, All day
Preston - Gallery
December 9, 2023 to March 17, 2024

Tue, Mar 12, All day
Queen's Square - Gallery
January 20 to April 21, 2024

Tue, Mar 12, 10:00am - 7:30pm
Old Post Office - Children's Discovery Centre
All heroes and villains welcome!

Tue, Mar 12, 10:00am - 7:30pm
Hespeler - Youth Services Department
Calling all space explorers!

Tue, Mar 12, 10:00am - 7:30pm
Preston - Children's Department
Crafts, games, books and more, about animals.

Tue, Mar 12, 10:00am - 7:30pm
Queen's Square - Children's Department
Calling all trainers!

Tue, Mar 12, 10:00am - 7:30pm
Clemens Mill - Children's Department ,Children's Program Room,Learning Commons
Come ready to move!

Tue, Mar 12, 10:30am - 11:30am
Preston - Fireside Area
Mad Science brings science and fun together to spark imaginative learning. Complete a registration for EACH PERSON attending the event.
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Tue, Mar 12, 10:30am - 1:30pm
Queen's Square - Lobby
Drop in during March Break to create a unique craft!

Tue, Mar 12, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Old Post Office - Third Floor Classroom
Get your basic Amateur Radio license in this 10-week session!

Wed, Mar 13, All day
Preston - Gallery
December 9, 2023 to March 17, 2024

Wed, Mar 13, All day
Queen's Square - Gallery
January 20 to April 21, 2024

Wed, Mar 13, 10:00am - 7:30pm
Old Post Office - Children's Discovery Centre
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Wed, Mar 13, 10:00am - 7:30pm
Hespeler - Youth Services Department
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Wed, Mar 13, 10:00am - 7:30pm
Preston - Children's Department
Get ready for lift-off!

Wed, Mar 13, 10:00am - 7:30pm
Queen's Square - Children's Department
Solve the maze and hunt for a prize.

Wed, Mar 13, 10:00am - 7:30pm
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Explore the magical elements of STEAM.

Wed, Mar 13, 10:30am - 11:30am
Clemens Mill - Learning Commons
Hilarious, bumbling-fumbling comedy, dazzling magic, and loads of audience participation! Complete a registration for EACH PERSON attending the event.
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Wed, Mar 13, 10:30am - 1:30pm
Queen's Square - Lobby
Drop in during March Break to create a unique craft!

Wed, Mar 13, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Queen's Square - Community Desk, QS
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Wed, Mar 13, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Old Post Office - Reading Room
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Wed, Mar 13, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Hespeler - Lounge
Can you name that popular tune?

Thu, Mar 14, All day
Preston - Gallery
December 9, 2023 to March 17, 2024

Thu, Mar 14, All day
Queen's Square - Gallery
January 20 to April 21, 2024

Thu, Mar 14, 10:00am - 7:30pm
Old Post Office - Children's Discovery Centre
Dive in and explore the wonders of the ocean.

Thu, Mar 14, 10:00am - 7:30pm
Hespeler - Youth Services Department
Calling all builders and designers!

Thu, Mar 14, 10:00am - 7:30pm
Preston - Children's Department
Grab your tiaras, swords, and magic wands!

Thu, Mar 14, 10:00am - 7:30pm
Queen's Square - Children's Department
Poppy and the Trolls are having a party and you're invited.

Thu, Mar 14, 10:00am - 7:30pm
Clemens Mill - Children's Department ,Children's Program Room,Gaming Station,Learning Commons
Ohana means family. Family means no one gets left behind or forgotten!

Thu, Mar 14, 10:30am - 1:30pm
Queen's Square - Lobby
Drop in during March Break to create a unique craft!

Thu, Mar 14, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Old Post Office - Third Floor Classroom
Youth chosen in the application process which closes Feb 23 will set priorities and make important funding decisions for community projects.

Thu, Mar 14, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Hespeler - Magazine Lounge
Mad Science brings science and fun together to spark imaginative learning. Complete a registration for EACH PERSON attending the event.

Fri, Mar 15, All day
Preston - Gallery
December 9, 2023 to March 17, 2024

Fri, Mar 15, All day
Queen's Square - Gallery
January 20 to April 21, 2024

Fri, Mar 15, 10:00am - 4:30pm
Old Post Office - Children's Discovery Centre
Let's imagine it's summer time!

Fri, Mar 15, 10:00am - 4:30pm
Hespeler - Youth Services Department
Create big art!

Fri, Mar 15, 10:00am - 4:30pm
Preston - Children's Department
Rock and roar time!

Fri, Mar 15, 10:00am - 4:30pm
Clemens Mill - Children's Department ,Children's Program Room,Creative Hub Classroom,Gaming Station,Learning Commons
Travel to a world of pure imagination.

Fri, Mar 15, 10:00am - 4:30pm
Queen's Square - Children's Department
Fun art projects everywhere!

Fri, Mar 15, 10:30am - 11:30am
Queen's Square - Children's Program Room
Music, bubbles, and dancing fun. Complete a registration for EACH PERSON attending the event.

Fri, Mar 15, 10:30am - 1:30pm
Queen's Square - Lobby
Drop in during March Break to create a unique craft!

Fri, Mar 15, 2:00pm - 4:30pm
Clemens Mill - Community Desk, CM
Staff from John Howard Society's Cambridge Career Connections will be onsite to provide support and resources to job seekers.

Fri, Mar 15, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Queen's Square - Lobby
A night to celebrate Taylor Swift. Complete a registration for EACH PERSON attending the event.
This event is full

Sat, Mar 16, All day
Preston - Gallery
December 9, 2023 to March 17, 2024

Sat, Mar 16, All day
Queen's Square - Gallery
January 20 to April 21, 2024

Sat, Mar 16, 10:00am - 4:30pm
Hespeler - Youth Services Department
It's all things green!

Sat, Mar 16, 10:00am - 4:30pm
Queen's Square - Children's Department
It's all things green!

Sat, Mar 16, 10:30am - 11:30am
Old Post Office - Makerspace,Third Floor Classroom
Interested in using a laser cutter but have no idea where to start?
This event is full

Sun, Mar 17, All day
Preston - Gallery
December 9, 2023 to March 17, 2024

Sun, Mar 17, All day
Queen's Square - Gallery
January 20 to April 21, 2024

Sun, Mar 17, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Hespeler
It's all things green!

Sun, Mar 17, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Queen's Square - Children's Department
It's all things green!

Mon, Mar 18, All day
Queen's Square - Gallery
January 20 to April 21, 2024

Mon, Mar 18, 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Clemens Mill - Learning Commons
Gaming fun with a retro twist!

Mon, Mar 18, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Queen's Square
Share your ideas and creations with fellow knitters.

Mon, Mar 18, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Queen's Square - Studio
Enjoy a creative evening in the Gallery Studio with a focus on improving mental health.
This event is full

Mon, Mar 18, 6:30pm - 8:15pm
Queen's Square
So you know the basics of how to make your SLR-style camera works but would like to learn more?
Registration is now closed

Tue, Mar 19, All day
Queen's Square - Gallery
January 20 to April 21, 2024

Tue, Mar 19, 10:30am - 1:30pm
Queen's Square - Lobby
Drop in to create a unique craft!

Tue, Mar 19, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Queen's Square - Children's Program Room
Enjoy singing and smiling while strumming your ukulele with this casual group.

Tue, Mar 19, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Old Post Office - Third Floor Classroom
Get your basic Amateur Radio license in this 10-week session!

Tue, Mar 19, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Thirteen Food and Beverage
With no set book to read, this club is about great conversation and good fun!

Wed, Mar 20, All day
Queen's Square - Gallery
January 20 to April 21, 2024

Wed, Mar 20, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Hespeler - Lounge
Share your ideas and creations with fellow knitters.

Wed, Mar 20, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Queen's Square - Community Desk, QS
Are you a newcomer trying to get ready for the Canadian workforce? Kinbridge is here to help.

Wed, Mar 20, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
Old Post Office - Third Floor Classroom
Youth chosen in the application process which closes Feb 23 will set priorities and make important funding decisions for community projects.

Wed, Mar 20, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Old Post Office - Reading Room
Join other fibre arts enthusiasts as you work on your own project in a social environment.

Thu, Mar 21, All day
Queen's Square - Gallery
January 20 to April 21, 2024

Thu, Mar 21, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Old Post Office - Third Floor Classroom
Join SPECTRUM for a discussion and to meet other local gender-diverse folks.

Thu, Mar 21, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Queen's Square - Studio
LGBTQ2S+ identifying individuals are invited to explore a different creative project each month in a fun and safe space.

Thu, Mar 21, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Hespeler - Children's Program Room
Enjoy singing and smiling while strumming your ukulele with this casual group.

Thu, Mar 21, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Clemens Mill - Creative Hub Classroom
Join us for our monthly dive into 2SLGBTQ+ narratives!

Fri, Mar 22, All day
Queen's Square - Gallery
January 20 to April 21, 2024

Fri, Mar 22, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Queen's Square - Magazine Lounge
Drawing the Line: Hate Propaganda and the Limits of Free Expression in Canadian History

Fri, Mar 22, 10:00am - 11:00am
Preston - Fireside Area
Meet with fellow readers to discuss the nuances of a great book.

Fri, Mar 22, 2:00pm - 4:30pm
Hespeler - Community Desk, HE
Staff from John Howard Society's Cambridge Career Connections will be onsite to provide support and resources to job seekers.

Fri, Mar 22, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Hespeler - Lounge
Join us for a tour of the Hespeler library and learn about our services, programs and events.

Sat, Mar 23, All day
Queen's Square - Gallery
January 20 to April 21, 2024

Sat, Mar 23, 10:30am - 11:30am
Old Post Office - Makerspace
Calling all photographers and designers.

Sat, Mar 23, 11:00am - 3:00pm
Queen's Square - Studio
Join artist Michelle Peraza to learn more about mixing oil paint!

Sun, Mar 24, All day
Queen's Square - Gallery
January 20 to April 21, 2024

Mon, Mar 25, All day
Queen's Square - Gallery
January 20 to April 21, 2024

Mon, Mar 25, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Queen's Square
Share your ideas and creations with fellow knitters.

Mon, Mar 25, 6:30pm - 8:15pm
Queen's Square
So you know the basics of how to make your SLR-style camera works but would like to learn more?
Registration is now closed

Tue, Mar 26, All day
Queen's Square - Gallery
January 20 to April 21, 2024

Tue, Mar 26, 10:30am - 1:30pm
Queen's Square - Lobby
Drop in to create a unique craft!

Tue, Mar 26, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Queen's Square - Children's Program Room
Enjoy singing and smiling while strumming your ukulele with this casual group.

Tue, Mar 26, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Old Post Office - Third Floor Classroom
Get your basic Amateur Radio license in this 10-week session!

Wed, Mar 27, All day
Queen's Square - Gallery
January 20 to April 21, 2024

Wed, Mar 27, 10:30am - 12:30pm
Hespeler - Lounge
Share your ideas and creations with fellow knitters.

Wed, Mar 27, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Queen's Square - Community Desk, QS
Are you a newcomer trying to get ready for the Canadian workforce? Kinbridge is here to help.

Wed, Mar 27, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Queen's Square - Studio
LGBTQ2S+ identifying individuals are invited to explore a different creative project each month in a fun and safe space.

Wed, Mar 27, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Old Post Office - Reading Room
Join other fibre arts enthusiasts as you work on your own project in a social environment.

Thu, Mar 28, All day
Queen's Square - Gallery
January 20 to April 21, 2024

Thu, Mar 28, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Hespeler - Children's Program Room
Enjoy singing and smiling while strumming your ukulele with this casual group.

Fri, Mar 29, All day
Multiple Locations
All Idea Exchange locations will be closed: Friday, March 29 for Good Friday and Sunday, March 31 for Easter Sunday.

Sat, Mar 30, All day
Queen's Square - Gallery
January 20 to April 21, 2024

Sun, Mar 31, All day
Multiple Locations
All Idea Exchange locations will be closed: Friday, March 29 for Good Friday and Sunday, March 31 for Easter Sunday.

Mon, Apr 01, All day
Queen's Square - Gallery
January 20 to April 21, 2024

Mon, Apr 01, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Queen's Square
Share your ideas and creations with fellow knitters.

Tue, Apr 02, All day
Queen's Square - Gallery
January 20 to April 21, 2024

Tue, Apr 02, 10:30am - 1:30pm
Queen's Square - Lobby
Drop in to create a unique craft!

Tue, Apr 02, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Queen's Square - Children's Program Room
Enjoy singing and smiling while strumming your ukulele with this casual group.