Kid’s Crafternoon

Children ages 5-10 are invited to participate in a special craft program this summer! Join us on Wednesday, June 28 from 1:00-2:30 p.m. to make crafts and have fun!… Read more.

Henna Tattoo Workshop

Learn about henna tattoos at this special program for ages 10-18! We will share information about the history of henna, and then participants will be able to apply their own tattoos using drawing or stencil techniques.… Read more.

Spanish Language Group

We have a new Spanish language program at the library, starting Wednesday, July 12 at 10:00 a.m.!

Vengo al grupo del conversacion cada miércoles a la Biblioteca de Sud Portland 10:00-11:00 am! Read more.

Dream Factory

Dare to think big at the Dream Factory! Kids of all ages are invited to bring a box or two to the Main Library on Saturday, July 15 at 10:30 a.m.Read more.


We welcome adults to participate in ReadME, a statewide summer reading program that gets everyone reading the same books this summer! ReadME connects Maine’s adult reading community through shared reading experiences, supports libraries in their work to provide quality adult summer reading initiatives, and elevates upcoming Maine authors.… Read more.

Mad Science!

Engineer a better world this summer with Mad Science! Join us at the Main Library on Tuesday, July 18, at 6:00 p.m. and prepare to be amazed!… Read more.

Perler Bead Craft

Create your own perler bead masterpieces at our special perler bead program! Join us at the Main Library on Saturday, July 22 at 10:30 a.m. to construct perler bead designs of your choice.… Read more.


Lego creation in library

Build a better world this summer at the library! We are hosting a special all-day LEGO program, LEGOpalooza, on Wednesday, July 26 from 12:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.… 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.

Summer Reading Program Kicks off June 17!

It’s that time of year again–time to get ready for the Summer Reading Program! This year’s theme is “Build a Better World.” The 8-week program starts Saturday, June 17, when South Portland residents and South Portland Public Library card holders of all ages can sign up to participate in summer reading.… Read more.