Spruce Grove Public Library

Spruce Grove Public Library photo.

Get your FREE library card today at the Spruce Grove Public Library (2015 Minister’s Award Winner for Excellence in Library Service). The library (SGPL) is located just off King Street at 35 Fifth Avenue External.

Based on their community-directed 2015-2018 Plan of Service, SGPL offers programs and services that Create Young Readers (Early Literacy), Express Creativity and Inquiry (Create and Share Content), and Participate, Connect and Engage (Be Engaged in the Community). SGPL invites Spruce Grove residents and visitors of all ages to experience the comfort and enjoyment they offer both in the library and online; visit their virtual branch at any time, from anywhere: www.sgpl.ca External.

SGPL also offers many affordable services and free programs for those who want to become cardholders, or just visit the library, including:

  • The Rotary Integrity Award-winning Innovation Lab – a space for people to use technology ranging from a typewriter and sewing machine to Oculus Rift Virtual Reality and Lego Mindstorm EV3 to music recording and movie producing
  • Makerspaces - a place for individuals and families to "make" and “take” creations; we supply the stuff, you supply the imagination!
  • Gaming lounges with Xbox One, Xbox 360, WiiU and PS4
  • A board game café
  • Public computers (with print capability) and free Wi-Fi
  • Book clubs and writing groups
  • Early literacy programs
  • Meeting rooms
  • Tutoring space
  • Quiet areas
  • Silent study space
  • Exam proctoring
  • 3D printing, photocopying, scanning and fax services

In addition to its traditional collection of fiction and non-fiction books, magazines, CDs and DVDs, SGPL provides cardholders with many online e-resources External. And, as a participant in ME Libraries External, SGPL welcomes cardholders from across Alberta to their library family. SGPL hopes to meet you soon and help you read, watch, listen and enjoy all they have to offer.

The City of Spruce Grove would like to give thanks to the Alberta Lottery Fund External and the Government of Alberta for grants received under the Major Community Facilities Program (MCFP) towards the development of the Spruce Grove Public Library.