Office of the public guardian

The Office of the Public Guardian has provided links to some pre-recorded presentations that are posted on their website that some may find useful.

Norquest 

foundations for learning

Foundations for Learning includes a range of 12-week online courses designed primarily for rural learners. 

Ed2Go

Convenient and affordable instructor-led online courses.

Spruce Grove Public Library Programs

Register for these events by calling (780) 962-4423

Special Events/All Ages

Talking Circles

Join our Talking Circles as we share various gifts, wisdom, stories and teachings from our local Indigenous community and neighbors. Listen deeply with a profound opportunity to understand, learn and establish a sense of community in a safe sacred space. Gain a mutual understanding of one another regardless of our various backgrounds. Refreshments will be provided.

*The Talking Circle is mostly suited for older children and adults, but all community members are welcome to attend this free event. 
 
September 22, October 27, November 24 and December 15 from 5:30-9:00pm.

Program will start at 6:00pm.
FREE
In-person

Alberta Culture Days

 

Attend a virtual Blanket Exercise, register for workshops and view live performances. Celebrate Alberta's diverse culture.

Learn more details and register for programs on our website.

September 24-26

In-person and online

Tech Tank

 

Formerly known as the Innovation Lab, we are welcoming back everyone to the new and improved Tech Tank. Here you can find all your favorite tech to explore and play.

 

Tuesday-Saturday

12:00-6:00pm
All Ages

*children under 12 must have caregiver on premises*

FREE
In-person
Drop-in

Space is limited


 

Winter Holidays Celebration
 

The winter holidays are here! Join us in celebrating all month long! This December join SGPL for a special event. We will be offering a variety of activities online and in-person, including seasonal Take & Make Kits*.

*while supplies last, 1 kit per household

December 1-31
All Ages

Adults/Seniors

 

Canada Revenue Agency Outreach

 

Canada Revenue Agency is offering online outreach programs. In this virtual learning series, topics include:
 

November 4, 10 and 18

18+FREE
Online
 

Virtual Reading Club
Adult Edition
*


SGPL invites you to be part of our virtual reading community where you can connect with other readers online and discuss diverse literary discoveries. 
New themes monthly.

September-December
18+

Behind the Stacks Podcast

 

Listen to our podcast and learn about the library world, books, our community and so much more. New content added monthly.
September-December

18+

Virtual 

 


Write On!

 

Welcome to Virtual Write On! In this program, daily prompts will be provided to give writers inspiration about what to write next. New prompts will be available daily.

September-December

18+

 

 

Coffee and Cards

 

You are invited to this seniors program to play games and socialize. If you are feeling unwell, please stay home and keep everyone safe.

*masks and hand sanitizer will be available for all participants

Tuesdays from 1:00-3:00pm

September 7-December 14, 2021

65+
FREE
In-person
Drop-in

Dial-a-Story

 

Missing stories from your favorite library staff? Dial-a-Story is here! Listen to a free, pre-recorded story right from your phone, 24/7 whenever YOU want it. No internet access required. Stories available for preschoolers, older kids, adults and all ages.

New content every 2 weeks
September-December

3-5 years, 5-17 years, Adults, All Ages

FREE
Phone-based service
Call 587-853-4554
You can press # at any time during a story to return to the menu.


 

Walking Book Club

 

Meet at the library and head to the nature trails to enjoy nature and talk books. 
*reading is not required

 

Wednesdays from 10:00-11:00am

September 8-November 24

All ages are welcome

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In-Person: Policy and Procedures to Reduce Risk of COVID-19 Transmission

Please do NOT come to our offices if:

 

  • You have COVID‐19-like symptoms such as a sore throat, fever, sneezing, or coughing.  Self‐isolate at home for a minimum of 10 days from onset of symptoms, until the symptoms are completely resolved.

  • You live in the same household as a confirmed COVID-19 case or you have been exposed to anyone confirmed to have COVID-19, or been exposed to anyone with possible symptoms of COVID-19. Self-isolate for 14 days or as recommended.

  • You have traveled internationally. Self-isolate for at least 14 days.

 

What We Ask of You:

  • Please maintain 2M distance from others at all times.

  • Masks are required to be worn at all times within our building.

  • Please call us before coming in to the office as we may be able to help you over the phone.

  • Wash/sanitize your hands on entering the office and after using a tissue or coughing or sneezing or touching your face.

  • Cough or sneeze into your elbow.


What We Are Doing to Keep This Office Safe For You:

  • Frequently touched surfaces are wiped down at least twice a day.

  • Shared equipment is wiped down between every user.

  • Sanitizer will be available for use throughout the office.