Kid’s Crafternoon

Craft away an early release afternoon at the library! Children ages 5-10 are invited to participate in a special craft program at the Main Library. Join us on Wednesday, March 27 from 1:00-2:30 p.m.Read more.

Decoupage Book Page Eggs

Re-purpose old book pages while celebrating the coming of spring with these sweet decoupage eggs! This Artsy Afternoon program will lead you through all the steps to craft unique eggs of your own.… Read more.

Poetry Readings

April is National Poetry Month, and we will be celebrating with a special Author Talk program featuring three local poets: Jeri Theriault, Marcia F. Brown, and Pam Burr Smith.… Read more.

Get Ready for Gardening

Tom Atwell, garden columnist for the Maine Sunday Telegram, will be at the Main Library on Thursday April 4th at 6:30 p.m. to discuss tools, organic pest management and new plant offerings in 2019.… Read more.

“Play for Life” with Amanda Panda!

Beloved South Portland-based children’s musician, Amanda Panda, has released her first album, “Play for Life,” and we want to celebrate! Join Amanda for a special CD release party at the Main Library on Saturday, April 6 at 11:00 a.m.Read more.

Board Gaming

Novice and expert gamers of all ages are invited to a monthly board game program in partnership with Diversions Puzzles & Games! Bring your favorite game to play with friends, or try games in our collection!… 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, April 13, from 9 am to noon for safe, confidential shredding, provided by Without a Trace Mobile Shredding.… Read more.

Train Story Time

Join Grace from the Maine Narrow Gauge Railroad for a train story time! Listen to fun stories, then join Grace in a special train craft! This program will take place that the Main Library on Saturday, April 13 at 10:30 a.m.Read more.

March Madness!

Get ready for March Madness, library-style!  It’s a literary battle royale!  Eighteen books go head to head and spine to spine in a no-holds-barred fight to the top! … Read more.

“Growing Season” with Creator Maryann Cocca-Leffler

Maryann Cocca-Leffler, local author/illustrator, will be joining us on Saturday, April 20th, at 10:30 a.m. to celebrate the release of her new picture book, Growing Season, just in time for Earth Day!  Maryann will read to us, lead us in a planting activity, and sign books.  This event is sure to be fun for the whole family!… Read more.