Create unique bookmarks, cards, and pictures from Betty’s garden of dried flowers! Betty volunteers in the Friends of the South Portland Public Library book shop and in the Children’s Room, teaching yarn making on her spinning wheel.… Read more.
Join local children’s author Julie Falatko and local illustrator Neesha Hudson for a party in honor of their new dog-themed books: Two Dogs in a Trench Coat Go to School (written by Julie) and Walk Your Dog (illustrated by Neesha).… Read more.
Our next After Hours concert will feature the lively and unique sounds of Choro Louco. Groove to their complex rhythms on Saturday, June 9 at 7:00 p.m.… Read more.
SPPL invites you to kick off the 2018 Summer Reading Program with drummer Annegret Baier! Annegret will demonstrate a variety of rhythm instruments rooted in West African music at her special performance at the Main Library on Saturday, June 16 at 10:30 AM. … Read more.
Starting on Thursday, May 17, Starlight Stories will transition into our summer schedule. We will meet every Thursday at 6:30 p.m. at the Main Library! Children of all ages are invited to enjoy gentle stretches and movement, songs, and stories to end their day in a calming way. … Read more.
Join Maine author, artist, photographer and Reiki Master Trainer Diane L. Dunton for The Creative Connection: the relationship between writing, art and wellbeing, a lively discussion about how anyone can use the arts and creativity for positive impact on health and wellness.… Read more.
- 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.
Translation- Come to a conversation group each Wednesday at the South Portland Library from 10:00-11:00 a.m.! … Read more.
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.