Pride Month at SGPL 2021


SGPL has Pride! Join us in celebrating Pride during the month of June.

"There will not be a magic day when we wake up and it's now OK to express ourselves publicly. We make that day by doing things publicly until it's simply they way things are." 
~ Tammy Baldwin

Here you will find story time videos, crafts, activities and resources to celebrate LGBTQ+ Pride Month. Everyone is welcome.

Only available until June 30, 2021


SGPL 2021 Pride Quiz 

Virtual Story Times

Celebrate inclusion and diversity with our family-friendly pride story time program, presented by local drag king performer: Earl Grey! All ages are welcome.

*Drag Storytime FAQ


Name Our Pride Sloth

Help us choose a name for our Rainbow Sloth! Vote for your favorite out of the 5 choices. You can vote from June 6th until June 20th. Our Sloth will pose proudly with the winning name on June 22nd! To access the survey, vote here!

Community Crafts

Visit the library to grab your June Community Craft kit. Included are the supplies to create two rainbow crafts. While supplies last. Please see below for a quick how-to video with Earl Grey!


Read Watch Listen Enjoy!


Find some great LGBTQ+ content on Hoopla and TeenCloud, all available with your library card

Get your FREE library card here


Pride Book and Watchlists


Books to Help Raise Kind and Tolerant Kids

Adult Must Read Books to Celebrate Pride Month

Teen Must Read Books to Celebrate Pride Month

Movies and TV Shows to Watch and Celebrate Pride Month



LGBTQ+ Services and Events in Alberta

Alberta GSA Networks
University of Alberta's Camp FYrefly
Edmonton Public Library's GSA From Home
Stone Butch Blues
Fruit Loop - Pride at Home 13 June, 2020
Libraries are for Everyone LGBTQ+
Spruce Grove GSA



 


Craft Activities

Rainbow Candy Craft



Make a Rainbow

Enjoy colouring in your very own rainbow. Get creative and use your favourite colours! Click here to access the online interactive version.

LGBTQ+ Resources

Find out more about Pride Month and the the LGBTQ+ community

A Guide to LGBTQ Queer 101
The history of Pride Month in Canada
10 Canadian LGBTQ stories that need to be made into films or TV series
A brief history of Pride: Pride Toronto
What Happened on this Day in Queer History: The ArQuives

Virtual Vacation: 7 Museums to Experience LGBTQ Art From Home



Check out these amazing cultural institutions from home and take a peek inside at art by and for the LGBTQ community.