Read Your Way Through Winter!

Get ready to read your way through winter! Our fourth annual winter reading program begins on Saturday, January 26, 2019!

Children and teens will be given a reading chart with various activities they can choose to do, such as “Come to a library program,” or “Read a picture book.” They will be challenged to complete activities from the chart between January 26 and March 2.… Read more.

Teen Program: Nifty Knitters

teen knitting project

The cooler weather is here, which means it’s a great time to start a new project! Why not give knitting or crochet a try at our teen group, Nifty Knitters?… Read more.

Slime Lab

Experiment with slime at our super special Slime Lab! Make different recipes at our slime stations, then play with them to figure out which slime you like the best!… Read more.

Inanna: Sisters in Rhythm

The next After Hours concert at the Main Library brings a truly unique and uplifting group: Inanna, Sisters in Rhythm. Inanna is an all-women’s percussion and vocal ensemble dedicated to cultural diversity, education, and healing through the universal language of music.… Read more.

Author Talk: Kelly Payson-Roopchand

Join Kelly Payson-Roopchand at our next Author Talk for a discussion and slideshow presentation on her book, Birth, Death and a Tractor:  Connecting an Old Farm to a New Family. 

Kelly’s book tells the story of a small family farm in Maine from the time of its settlement in the 1800s to the present day.… Read more.

Kid’s Crafternoon

Craft away a chilly 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, February 6 from 1:00-2:30 p.m.Read more.

Spanish Language Group

Vengo al grupo del conversacion cada miércolea la Biblioteca de Sud Portland 11 a.m.-12 p.m.! Mejora tu Espanol cuando discutimos temas practicas.

Translation- Come to a conversation group each Wednesday at the South Portland Library from 11 a.m.-12 p.m.! … 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.Read more.