Twitter | Search | |
Portland Library ME
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
4,123
Tweets
441
Following
2,499
Followers
Tweets
Portland Library ME 21h
Happy ! Today's cover conveys the sentiments of the season: Head down, mittens on. Let guide you through Norway's mountains, rivers, and countryside as you delve into 400 years of Scandinavian knitting history. Feeling inspired?
Reply Retweet Like
Portland Library ME Feb 22
Crown: An Ode To The Fresh Cut by Children's Book Author has been named one of the best books of 2017. The barbershop is where the magic happens!
Reply Retweet Like
Portland Library ME Feb 21
Replying to @KIrishCollins
Thank you for this piece! We are so excited about this partnership!
Reply Retweet Like
Portland Library ME Feb 21
We are so grateful for this collaboration! The SEED card is designed to increase the accessibility & visibility of the library to students & their families. Read More: Thank you & for highlighting this pilot program!
Reply Retweet Like
Portland Library ME Feb 21
Do you know anyone who might need help navigating their tax returns? Today will offer free tax help to anyone who needs some extra support! Appointments are recommended and can be made by calling (207) 776 -6316. DETAILS: …/ppls-2017-tax-help/
Reply Retweet Like
Portland Library ME retweeted
Maine Humanities Feb 20
Have you been following the poets shared by Gary Lawless in our monthly newsletter? They'll be featured at the March event "Voices from the Heart of Home," a Saturday afternoon reading with a group of great poets.
Reply Retweet Like
Portland Library ME Feb 20
TONIGHT! We are looking forward to a dynamic discussion of this Pulitzer Prize and bestseller by . Please join the conversation!
Reply Retweet Like
Portland Library ME Feb 19
REMINDER: All Library locations will be closed today 2/19 in observance of Presidents' Day. We will re-open for regular hours on 2/20 Looking for something to read or download? Explore our CloudLibrary or check out our resources under the eLibrary tab.
Reply Retweet Like
Portland Library ME Feb 19
Happy 'My Card, My Story' Monday! PPL's collection of crowdsourced stories about the unique, fun and ever enlightening library experiences of PPL patrons, staff, and community members.
Reply Retweet Like
Portland Library ME Feb 17
TODAY! All teens welcome to join us from 2:30pm - 3:30pm, our Many Voices Book Group will be discussing The Hate U Give by at the Main Library.
Reply Retweet Like
Portland Library ME Feb 16
Today's comes to you from our Portland Room. Selected titles from this collection serves to highlight the hardiness of Mainers through these long winter months! “A walk on an iceberg, up in Maine? Small potatoes.”
Reply Retweet Like
Portland Library ME Feb 16
Chinese New Year 2018, Year Of The Dog! In the terms of yin & yang, the Dog is China, it is still popular to name dogs Wàng Cái. It means “prosperous wealth” & comes from dogs’ barking sounds Explore & Celebrate!
Reply Retweet Like
Portland Library ME Feb 16
Our Reader's Advisory staff is excited to announce the launch of our new Readers & Writers topic page! Looking for your next read? Our Reader’s Advisory staff is ready to put their professional book-matching skills to work to find the right book for you.
Reply Retweet Like
Portland Library ME Feb 15
What a joy to host Peter Mezoian in our Lewis Gallery today! He treated us to a few favorites from The Beatles, banjo-style. The lively music had our toes tapping, bodies swaying and faces smiling! Thank you Portland Conservatory of Music!
Reply Retweet Like
Portland Library ME Feb 15
TODAY! Grab a lunch, a co-worker, a friend or just take time for yourself to sit back and enjoy today's Noonday Concert Series: Peter Mezoian on banjo. Learn More:
Reply Retweet Like
Portland Library ME Feb 15
ONE THOUSAND novels! The following contains no memoirs, no short stories, no long poems .
Reply Retweet Like
Portland Library ME Feb 14
Love can be complicated, Love can be messy, Love can be magical, and sometimes, Love can heal in the most unexpected ways. Meet Lucy and John. This literary pairing was inevitable.💘
Reply Retweet Like
Portland Library ME Feb 13
A library is a place that is a repository of information ...it’s a community space...a haven from the world. It’s a place with librarians in it. What the libraries of the future will be like is something we should be imagining now.
Reply Retweet Like
Portland Library ME Feb 13
announces 2018 youth media award winners! We are so excited about these resources! If you are looking to get your hands on any of these titles, please contact Services, they can help!
Reply Retweet Like
Portland Library ME Feb 13
PPL's Portland Room is a gem! Abraham shared a piece he wrote highlighting our local history. Pictured here, the family of a World War II veteran is posing for a photographer, in 1949: Mr. & Mrs. James L. Perry, with daughter Lanzetta
Reply Retweet Like