READ for 15

On Friday and Saturday, January 26 and 27, celebrate Family Literacy Day by taking the province-wide Read for 15 Challenge and help Spruce Grove become Alberta's most "reader-ly" city!

Participating is as easy as 1, 2, 3!

Step 1: Read ANYTHING (book, magazine, e-book, newspaper, comic book, cereal box, vacation pamphlet, ...) for 15 minutes. 

Step 2: Let us us know using on of the following options:

  • Submit Now:  Read for 15 INDIVIDUAL   or   Read for 15 GROUP (links are only active from 12:00AM January 26 - 11:59PM January 27)
  • post #Readfor15SGPL on Instagram, Facebook, or Twitter;
  • email; or 
  • call 780-962-4423, '0'.

Step 3: Continue to use #Readfor15SGPL and post on Instagram and tag SG_Library as you participate and post about all the fun activities, story times, and games that will be going on as listed below.

January 26 - Interactive Literacy Booths

Visit us at one (or all!) of the following locations:

Perks Coffee House #9-420 King Street 9:00-11:00am 
Alberta Parenting for the Future 344 Pioneer Road 10:00-11:00am
TransAlta Tri Leisure Centre 221 Jennifer Heil Way 12:00-2:00pm
Save-on-Foods Suite 100-121 Century Crossing  2:00-4:00pm
 Hyperspace Comics & Games #110, 319 McLeod Ave  2:30-4:30 pm

January 27 - Celebrity Story Times at SGPL

Councillor Cheryl McKenzie   11:00am 
Councillor Erin Stevenson
Councillor Dave Oldham
Councillor Searle Turton
More special guests  TBA
Award-winning children's author
Marty Chan


Activities and entries are FREE and for all ages. Please submit your time once within the 48 hours.