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Established in 1867, the Portland Public Library is Maines oldest and largest public library system with a Main Library and three branches. (207)871-1700
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Portland Library ME 10h
Calien Lewis, Dramaturg, has created a unique program that engages, educates, and entices participants about opera. Her workshop puts Mozart’s music & The Marriage of Figaro into broader contexts musically, socially, & historically. Info:
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Portland Library ME Jun 19
has chosen Maine author Susan Hand Shetterly's captivating book 'Settled in the Wild' as one of the statewide picks for summer 2018. PPL Readers’ Advisor Elizabeth will facilitate the discussion tonight, Tuesday, June 19th at 5:30pm.
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Portland Library ME Jun 18
Yes! What an amazing day. Thank you for this awesome photo of this awesome crew.
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Portland Library ME Jun 18
unite! Starting today, sign up for Summer Reading 2018: I Love Reading: All Aboard! This is a fantastic opportunity to get the entire family on board for a summer of reading & exploring. Stop by PPL & any of our branches to sign up.
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Portland Library ME Jun 13
Happy from PPL! June is LGBTQ+ , and Pride@PPL has partnered with our local community organizations for a month of programming at the library to celebrate and support sexual diversity. More information:
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Portland Library ME Jun 13
TODAY Join staff and our friends Hilary (they/she) & Ilana (they/them) from during pride week to talk about personal pronouns, how to use them respectfully, & why they are important for everyone. Learn more about Snack Chat:
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Portland Library ME Jun 13
Thank you for highlighting PPL's Death Cafe in today's '4 Things To Do Today'! All welcome. Learn more:
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Portland Library ME Jun 12
Who will be next?? Find out at the inauguration of Portland's newest poet laureate! Featuring readings by past poets laureate, live music by , and light refreshments. Join us in this celebration of poetry!
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Portland Library ME Jun 12
Today, 6/12, a primary election will be conducted using a system of ranked-choice voting. Here is a helpful guide from for guidance:
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Portland Library ME Jun 12
In celebration of Week, the Sam L. Cohen Children’s Library and Pride are excited to host an I am Jazz Story Time with special guest reader, ! This program is for preschoolers, ages 3-5 with their parents/caregivers. More information:
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Portland Library ME Jun 11
UPDATE for June 11: Great news - we are up and running! You should have smooth sailing now at our website (), so head over to put your latest must-read titles on hold. Thank you for your patience as we worked through the kinks!
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Portland Library ME Jun 11
Thank you for checking in with us! Attached is an update from our Facebook page.
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Portland Library ME Jun 9
YEAH! What treasures will you score this year?📚📚📚😍😍
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Portland Library ME Jun 9
TODAY! 6/9 PPL invites you to head on over to 1000 Riverside Street for PPL's Annual Book Sale Event starting at 9am. Mark's Hotdogs will be there around noon so bring the family, have lunch and stock up on bags of books priced from $1-$4. photo credit:
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Portland Library ME Jun 6
Thank you for highlighting today's Literary Lunch in '4 Things To Do Today'! Everyone welcome! Hot coffee provided by our friends at ! Learn more:
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Portland Library ME Jun 6
Have you stopped by to see our current exhibit, '30 x 30: Comic Artists"?
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Portland Library ME Jun 6
Replying to @jesch30 @mitra_farmand
Thank you for stopping by! We are loving this exhibit!
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Portland Library ME Jun 5
Today, June 5, marks the 50th anniversary of the assassination of On 1968, the 42 year-old presidential candidate was mortally wounded shortly after midnight in LA. He had just won the CA presidential primaries in the 1968 election.
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Portland Library ME Jun 4
Happy “My Card, My Story" Monday, our collection of crowdsourced stories about the unique library experiences of PPL patrons, staff, and community members.
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Portland Library ME Jun 2
Thank you for highlighting the Maine Comics Arts Festival happening today at PPL Main Library! More information:
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