Out of this World Construct & Create- 6/22

Join us for an “out of this world” Construct & Create event! Construct & Create is the ultimate building bonanza for all ages. We’ll supply DUPLOs, LEGOs, Brain Flakes, ShapeMags, K’nex, Lincoln Logs and more for you to construct your masterpieces from.… Read more.

Galactic Slime Lab

Make your own galaxy slime at this special event! While you’re at the library, make sure to sign up for the 2019 Summer Reading Program: A Universe of Stories!… Read more.

Rocks of Fort Williams Park

SPPL welcomes Professor Mark Swanson for a photographic tour through the rocks and geologic structures exposed at Fort Williams Park and the Portland Head Light in Cape Elizabeth, Maine on Tuesday, July 16th, at 6:30 p.m.… Read more.

Kid’s Crafternoon

Craft away an 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, June 26 from 1:00-2:30 p.m.Read more.

New Attraction and Museum Passes!

We’re excited to offer our patrons new attraction and museum passes, thanks to the support of our generous Friends of the South Portland Public Library! The new passes will provide our patrons with new destinations to visit.… Read more.

Spanish Language Group

Please join us for a Spanish conversation group on Fridays at 1:00 at the Main branch of the South Portland Public Library.

All levels welcome!

For more information, call 767-7660.… Read more.

Baby Builders

Baby Builders is our weekly building and playing program for ages 0-4 years. Play with Duplo blocks, socialize, and make new friends! This program will take place at the Main Library in every Tuesday at 10:30 a.m.… Read more.

Lifelong Learning Just Got Easier!

Thanks to the generosity of two of our great patrons, SPPL has been given a broad selection of The Great Courses (TGC), a series of college-level audio and video courses, produced by The Teaching Company.
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Shared Borrowing Agreement

Have you heard the news? Your SPPL library card can now be used to borrow materials at four other area libraries:

  • Baxter Memorial Library in Gorham
  • Scarborough Public Library in Scarborough
  • Thomas Memorial Library in Cape Elizabeth
  • Walker Memorial Library in Westbrook

Each of these libraries is a member of the Minerva consortium and, while you have long enjoyed the ability to borrow items from their collections through our interlibrary loan service, you now have the ability to use your SPPL card directly at these area libraries, just as you would at our library! … Read more.