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The Mix Book Club @ Churchland

Join The Mix Book Club! @ The Churchland Branch. An OPEN FORUM to Discuss and Share Opinions on Books written by Authors from Various Cultures. The Mix 2017 – 2018 Book List Join us every 3rd Tuesday of the month at 6pm to discuss a variety of cultures, authors and books! Due to the snow […]

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Book Buddies Book Club @ Churchland

        For 4th & 5th grade kids Meetings are held from 5:30-6:30 p.m. on the 4th Tuesday each month Meetings will be held once a month. Membership is limited Free book and refreshments! Participants must be registered The group will be discussing a different book each month. Register with the Children’s Department […]

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Quilting Guild @ Churchland

We invite you to take part in our next quilting meeting on Thursday, January 25th. Some great individual quilting projects are underway and we’ve seen some beautiful quiltwork completed. Every 4th Thursday of the month from 10 am to 12 noon, we will quilt with beginners and advanced quilters alike. Bring your latest project for some […]

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Teen Stem

The Main Library provides STEM activities for teens ages 12-17 years old. Activities are instructed once every month.  The activities are free and all materials are provided!  January’s activity/topic will be working with Ozobots and Spheros.  For more information, please call 393-8501.  

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Winter Puzzle Contest!

 The Main Library will be hosting its first ever Winter Jigsaw Puzzle Contest on Saturday, January 27th. Teams will be composed of four members!  If  your wish to compose a team with juveniles, then there must be at least 2 adults on the team! Teams will have 3 hours to complete a five hundred piece puzzle. […]

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Adult Crafts

 Are you looking to show your creative side?  If you answered yes, then join us for crafts on January 22nd@3:30pm.  For more information, call 393-8501.  All material will be provided!    

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Chinese New Year Water Color Class

Come Celebrate Chinese New Year! 2018 is the year of the dog, so we will be painting dogs in watercolor. Class will be led by TCC’s watercolor professor, Pam Barcita. January 20th at 11:00 am Please Call 757-393-8501 ext 6510 to reserve your space in this class.

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Second Tuesday Forum 2017-2018

February 13, 2018
“New Treatment Options for Diabetes”
Dr. Elias Siraj, Director EVMS Strelitz Diabetes Center.

THE SECOND TUESDAY FORUM SERIES is sponsored by the Portsmouth Public Library and funded by grants from the Portsmouth Public Library Foundation, Friends of the Library, Portsmouth Museum and Fine Arts Commission, and The City of Portsmouth. All forums are free and open to the public. Reservations are not needed to attend. Complimentary beverages are provided by the library. Meeting room doors open at 11:00 a.m.
For directions and more information, please call the Portsmouth Public Library at 686-2538.

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Hoopla is Active!!

Hoopla is now active!!  Members of Portsmouth Public Library are now able to download up to six times per month, movies, TV shows, full music albums, e-books, e-audiobooks and comic books.  Some details: All the offerings from Hoopla are simulatneous access, so no holds.  Multiple people can use the same items at the same time. […]

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“TRUE COLORS” Teen Coloring

Why let the kids have all the fun? Teens like to color too!  Join our “True Colors” Teen Coloring Group on the 3rd Thursday of each month. We will color from 3:30 p.m. – 4:45 p.m. at the Churchland Branch in the Teen Scene Room. Come and invite a friend!

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