Artsy Afternoon: Handmade Stationery

artsy afternoons stationery

Use decorative papers, craft punches, rubber stamps, colored pencils and more to create your own personalized, handmade stationery items! Try your hand at note cards, gift tags, bookmarks, or whatever else you can dream up.… Read more.

Cats: A Musical Review

The library will be hosting a musical review of Cats, presented by Snow Stage Productions, on Saturday, April 29 at 10:30 a.m. at the Main Library.… Read more.

Friends of SPPL Flash Book Sale

The Friends of the South Portland Public Library will be holding a flash book sale on Saturday, May 6, from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m.  There will be a wide variety of books for all ages, children through adult, at excellent prices!… Read more.

Author Talk with Richard Cass

Join Maine author Richard Cass for a talk on his latest book, Solo Act: An Elder Darrow Mystery. Cass will discuss his book and answer questions at the Main Library on Saturday, May 13, at 2:00 p.m.… Read more.

Game On! Board Game Event

Our next board game afternoon will be Saturday, May 20, from 1-3 PM! The Library has a new board game program in partnership with Diversions Puzzles & Games!… Read more.

After Hours at SPPL Presents Fodhla

Join us for an evening of traditional Irish music! The South Portland Public Library welcomes Fodhla, a trio of talented female musicians, to perform at the next After Hours concert on Saturday, May 13 from 7-8:30 pm at the library’s Main location.… Read more.

Changes to Anthology


Anthology, our story time for adults, will be presenting at a new time starting next month. Beginning April 12, Anthology will meet from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.Read more.

Starlight Stories Will Be Back in June!

The library’s evening pajama story time, Starlight Stories, will be taking a hiatus in April and May. Normally on Thursday evenings at 6:30 p.m., Starlight Stories is an all-ages story time featuring songs and stories to help children relax before bed.… Read more.