TEEN programming a FOCUS: Pengrowth Donates, community supports.

07 December, 2016

TEEN NIGHT is now EVERY thursday 5:30pm-7:30pm
Teens the Library is yours, enjoy
FREE pizza and pop.
Thank you Burger Barron and Pizza Hut for your commitment to donate the pizza to the teen program.
Oversized games, pool/airhockey, xbox and the Wii U and much more!
Thank you to Pengrowth Energy for supporting the teens of our community.


Cresent Point Energy Donates to replaced aging computers

19 December 2016
Cresent Point Energy
to Friends of the Swan Hills Library
The funds are directed for the replacment of 3 ageing computers.
These are public acsess computers avalible for the community.

Thank you!

Cresent Point Donates to Commuinty Connected Initiative

19 December 2016
Canadian Natural Rescources

The Community Connected Initiative

This contribultion will allow for the addition of more comupters, for patrons to use including new softwear and computer accsessories and tables.


Library Receives-Ministers Award of Excelence-YOU Libraries Award

The Swan Hills Library is proud to announce that our Library Board has received the honor of being presented with the Ministers Award of Excellence in Library Service-YOU Libraries peoples choice award, for the creation and development of the L2D@yourlocallibrary learn to drive program.
This program was created by Library Manager Nancy Keough and Dave Makenzie Regional Traffic Safety consultant. This programs focuses on youth to help them achieve the task of getting their Class 7 learners license, the Kit developed for this program was funded by the Alberta Traffic Safety fund, the kits funded by this grant have been given to Libraries through out Alberta. You can order kits through
the Friends of the Swan Hills Library. The kits can be used for several additional programs  including ESL learners, seniors refresher courses,work place safety just to mention a few.
The Swan Hills Library Staff and Board would like to thank everyone for their support.


07 Mar, 2016

If you use ebooks ot Audio books, or want to overdrive is for you!

Your Library never closes. Browse, check out, and download digital media with your library card.

Great new and well loved titles, comic books, graphic novels are also on overdrive.

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Have you checked out hoopla?

7 Mar 2016

Movies, television, music and audiobooks!

Spooktactular Movies on hoopla for all your halloween fun!

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TRACpac for iPhone Now Available!

November 25, 2013

TRACpac for iPhone is the fastest and easiest way to search the combined catalogue of over 150 libraries with holdings of nearly 3 million books, DVDs and other material.

Access to your favorite books, CDs and DVDs just got a whole lot faster!