November is Branch Out month!

Did you know that the library has two locations? We’re always happy to see you at the Main Library, but stop by our Branch location at 155 Wescott Road and check it out!… Read more.

Kid’s Graphic Novel Book Club

Join us for our new monthly book club for kids ages 8-12! Each month, we will meet at the Main Library to discuss a graphic novel, and do an activity inspired by that month’s selection.… Read more.

Game On! Board Games with Diversions

Novice and expert gamers ages 6-18 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.

Author Talk with Richard Cass

Richard Cass, author of the Elder Darrow jazz mystery series, will be talking about the latest installment to the series, Last Call At The Esposito, as part of SPPL’s Author Talk series.… Read more.

Kid’s Crafternoon

Looking for something fun to do on your day off? Come to the library! Children ages 5-10 are invited to a special craft program. Bring a friend or two and let your creativity go wild!… Read more.

Fold a Hedgehog

The library’s book hedgehog is lonely! Craft a friend for him by turning an old or damaged book into a delightful decoration at the Main Library on Wednesday, December 4th at 1:00 pm.… Read more.

Author Talk with Jonathan Cohen

Author Jonathan R. Cohen will be discussing his book, In Nietzsche’s Footsteps, at the South Portland Public Library’s main location on Thursday, December 5, at 6:30 p.m.… Read more.

New Library Hours!

We recently introduced an expanded schedule of library hours!  As we have for years, the South Portland community will continue to benefit from seven days a week of library services.… Read more.

Genealogy Group

family tree

The South Portland Public Library has a genealogy program that meets monthly on the third Wednesday of each month from 1-3 p.m. The group shares research tips, answers questions, and uses library resources to help piece together family trees.… 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.