Artsy Afternoons: Creative Centerpieces


Please join us for the next workshop in 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.

After Hours at SPPL Presents The FLUKES


Escape from the chilly weather and cozy up at the library for an evening of music that is sure to evoke images of summer! The South Portland Public Library continues its series of free after-hours concerts with bright and energetic ukulele ensemble, The FLUKES.  … Read more.

Socrates Café at SPPL

Socrates Café

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.

Book Groups at the SPPL

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.