Community Life

A diverse and vibrant community is essential to make Spruce Grove sustainable.

Community life focuses on people and strengthening the connections between them by providing opportunities and building capacity. Some of the things that contribute to community life include:

  • Social, recreational and cultural opportunities
  • Preventative programs
  • Safety initiatives
  • Volunteers and community groups
  • Neighbourhood and city-wide gatherings.

These elements combine to make Spruce Grove a special place.


A lot is happening in Spruce Grove. Check out the City’s Events Calendar and Annual Events for City-related events and festivals. For community-based initiatives, watch the ‘Events Guide’ in the local paper External, bulletin boards around the city, and UR Spruce Grove External.

Get involved

Spruce Grove and the Tri-Municipal Region have a diverse range of community groups. Get involved as a participant or volunteer! Find community-based volunteer opportunities by contacting individual groups or visiting Go Volunteer External. The City of Spruce Grove also has a variety of volunteer opportunities.


Connections between neighbours create a sense of community. Build connections in your neighbourhood by organizing a neighbourhood block party.


The City of Spruce Grove offers a variety of programs covering a wide range of interests, including arts and culture, recreation, support, and personal development.

The Community Resource Directory (Green Book) is a great place to explore community-based opportunities.

Check out the Community Services Partnership Program – it’s a great way to raise money for your community group.


Celebrate each other’s accomplishments through the Outstanding Achievement Recognition Program. Areas covered are athletics, fine arts, academics and cultural activities.

Nominate someone for the Spruce Grove Awards of Excellence in the categories of Arts, Athletics, Education, Environment, Community Service, Innovation, or other Significant Acheivement.

Know of a business that shows outstanding community spirit in supporting local events, programs, services or initiatives? Nominate them for a Community Spirit Award.