Spooky Spectacular

Welcome everyone. Enter if you dare to our SGPL Spooky Spectacular. Here you will test your wit, engage your creativity and challenge your courage. This event is for all ages and while most of the event will take place online, there are a few tricks or treats available at the library. Our Spooky Spectacular will run from October 1-31, so please hurry before the time runs out and it is too late!

Continue to scroll down the page to find more exciting tricks and treats!


Tuesday - Saturday, 10am-5:30pm

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Free Comic Books

Visit the library during our operating hours and pick 2 free comic books. While supplies last. All comics were provided from our local comic book store HyperSpace Comics and Games.

Special Story Time

Digital Story Time- 10 Orange Pumpkins

Spooky Tale Contest

Send us your scariest tales and we will read them on our podcast for our Halloween special episode of "Behind the Stacks". Email us at SGPLPodcast@yrl.ab.ca and you can listen to our podcast HERE.

Creepy Craft- Halloween Thumb Print Art

Virtual Escape Rooms

We have four different digital escape rooms ranging in difficulty. You can complete as an individual or team. Click on the name of the escape room to begin your adventure. Good luck everyone!

Credit goes to all the creators of each individual digital escape room. The complete list can be found here.

Cinderella’s Escape -Difficulty Level (Children/Juvenile- Easy) 

Mandalorian Escape Room -Difficulty Level (Juvenile/Teen- Easy/Medium)


Spy Apprentice -Difficulty Level (Juvenile/Teen- Medium/Hard) 

Sherlock Holmes Digital Escape Room- Difficulty Level (Adult-Easy/Medium) 

Star Wars Reads

This October, the greatest bounty in the galaxy will be books: Star Wars Reads, a month-long celebration of reading and Star Wars, is back! We will be handing out Activity Kits at the library (while supplies last). 

You can find more activities on the Star Wars Reads website. For everyone from the youngest Padawans to the wisest Jedi Masters, there will be new and fun ways for everyone to explore a galaxy far, far away including free digital activities, reading challenges to do at home, and much more!