Artsy Afternoon: Yarn Wrapped Vases

Artsy Afternoon is back for a new season of craft projects for adults! In September, we invite you to create your own unique yarn-wrapped vase. Bring your own small vase or jar, or use one of ours.… Read more.

Author Talk with Philip Moss

Philip J. Moss, a Maine based author who spend nearly four decades as a labor lawyer, will be visiting the South Portland Public Library’s main location on Tuesday, October 2 at 6:30 p.m. … Read more.

Diaper Drive 9/16-9/30

In September, SPPL will be participating in Diaper Need Awareness Week through a two-week Diaper Drive! One in three families with kids under age 3 has at some point had trouble affording diapers.… Read more.

Forest Friends Festival-10/6

Our whimsical Forest Friends Festival is back for a 3rd year! Join at the Main Library on Saturday, October 6 at 10:30 a.m. for fall-themed activities, crafts, snacks, face painting and more.… Read more.

After Hours: Maine Marimba Ensemble

Zimbabwean-style concert with Maine Marimba Ensemble

Groove to rhythmic beats at our next After Hours concert, featuring the Maine Marimba Ensemble, on Saturday, October 13, at 7:00 p.m. We guarantee you won’t be able to stop your toes from tapping at this Zimbabwean-style marimba show!… Read more.

Board Games with Diversions is Back!

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.

Halloween Perler Bead Craft

Create unique Halloween-themed designs using perler beads! Children ages 6 and up (with an accompanying grown-up) can sign up for this fun and spooky program, which will take place on Saturday, October 20 at 10:30 a.m. … 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, October 20, from 9 am to noon for safe, confidential shredding, provided by Without a Trace Mobile Shredding.… Read more.

Get Carded @ Your Library!

Did you know that September is Library Card Sign Up Month? Here at SPPL we want to remind our community of how valuable a library card is, and encourage you to sign up for one if you don’t have one yet!… Read more.

Construct & Create- 10/13

Construct & Create is an ultimate building bonanza for all ages. The next C&C event will take place on Saturday, October 13, starting at 10:30 a.m.Read more.