Fall Programs for Teens

Nifty Knitters

With school back in session, the library is back in the swing of fall programming, and we have some great activities lined up for teens: Nifty Knitters and iMake!… Read more.

Little House on the Prairie Party

Little House on the Prairie

Celebrate the changing seasons with our Little House on the Prairie Party! Join us for pioneer themed games, crafts, snacks and activities. You can try your hand at making butter, washing clothes, and building a log cabin out of popsicle sticks!… Read more.

Community Shredding Day

Do you have sensitive documents that you no longer need?  Bring them to the parking lot of the Main Library on Saturday, October 31, from 9am to noon for safe, confidential shredding, provided by Without a Trace Mobile Shredding.… Read more.

Artsy Afternoons: Wool Applique Bookmarks

Sunflower Bookmark

Artsy Afternoons, the library’s adult crafting series, continues on Saturday, October 31 from 1-3 p.m. at the Main Library with a workshop on wool applique. Fiber artist Carol Nason will walk you through the process of wool applique by making a sunflower bookmark.… 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.