Celebrate the end of the Summer Reading Program with an ice cream social! Play games, win prizes, and cool off with some ice cream in the Main Library on Wednesday, September 3, from 6-7 p.m.… Read more.
Over the past year we’ve brought you our Patron Page to Stage series, where directors, actors, and producers from local playhouses and theater groups visit the library to speak about their process, and gave a behind-the-scenes look at some of South Portland and Portland’s hottest shows.… Read more.
The well loved saxophone quartet, Cul de Sax, will once again be kicking off this year’s popular After Hours concert series at the South Portland Public Library’s main location at 482 Broadway on Saturday, September 6, from 7-8:30 p.m.… Read more.
Our monarchs will soon be flying south for the winter! Bring your grandparents to the Main Library on Saturday, September 6, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. as we bid our butterflies farewell.… Read more.
Please let us introduce our new adult crafting program, Artsy Afternoons! This series of two-hour craft sessions requires no experience and no materials- we supply all that you need, including fun and creative instruction!… Read more.
We’re happy to announce that, thanks to the new fiscal year budget, the library will now be able to add Wednesday evenings until 8pm to our schedule of service hours! … Read more.
From June through August, children and teens, ages 18 and younger, receive a FREE ticket to ride on METRO or South Portland Bus Service when borrowing a book from the public library. One free ticket per visit to the South Portland Public Library.
Route maps and bus schedules available at the library and online.
Join us for our long-running philosophical discussion group, Socrates Café!
What is it?
Socrates Café is an opportunity for ordinary people to wrestle with the Big Questions, such as “What is truth?… Read more.
The South Portland Public Library offers a number of regular book groups, offering a broad selection of options for differing tastes in reading.
Morning Book Group:
The Main Library’s Morning Book Group is a friendly gathering of people who enjoy reading and talking about books. … Read more.