Special Announcement
Transfer Station Holiday Closing
The Transfer Station will be closed on Saturday December 24th at noon and will reopen on Tuesday December 27th.

Public Works - Leaf Pickup Dates
Quick Link - Leaf Pick Up Announcement

Library Events


Movies in the Afternoon -- Wed., 12/14/16 - Florence Foster Jenkins

Movies in the Evening -- Mon., 12/19/16 - The Beatles: Eight Days a Week, the Touring Years

December Adult Programs:

Thursday Book Discussion - Thurs, 01/5/17 - Book Discussion: The Hundred-Foot Journey

Lunch & Learn - Tues. 12/13/16 - Book Discussion: The Life and Times of the Thunderbolt Kid

Coloring for Adults - Thurs., 12/8/16 -- Coloring and Coffee

Friends, Book Sale: 

Friends of the Portland Library next Read & Recycle Collection - January 21, 2017

Food for Fines November 14 - December 30th:  Bring non-perishable food into the Portland Library and get your overdue library fines forgiven.  The food will be donated to the Portland Food Bank. Food cannot be accepted for replacement of lost or damaged materials.  

Thanks to Tri Town for the use of their shopping cart.

Art Showcase at the Portland Library
Brownstone Art Exhibit
Art Showcase at the Portland Library
Art at the Library


The month of December will bring a very special exhibit to our Library entitled “What I Love About Portland!”
Students from all five of Portland’s Public Schools will display their paintings and drawings depicting their favorite thing about their hometown. What a fitting ending to Portland’s 175th Anniversary celebration! A reception will be held for the students, their families, teachers and friends on
Tuesday, December 6 from 4:00-6:00 p.m.


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