Peaks Island renovation -- artist's rendering
PKS-building-photos-2006

About the Peaks Island Branch

 Artist’s rendering – C. Michael Lewis, 2015


Click here to learn more about our Peaks Island Branch Library Renovation Plans *


 

Consider the Conversation

— A documentary on a taboo subject —

Please join us for a screening & discussion on
Thursday, Sept. 29, 2016  |  7:00 pm  |  Community Room, Peaks Island

considertheconversationMotivated by their personal experiences with loss, two long-time friends—one a hospice worker and the other a State Teacher of the Year—present a powerful and inspiring film on the American struggle with communication and preparation at the end-of-life. Consider the Conversation examines multiple perspectives on end-of-life care and includes interviews with patients, family members, doctors, nurses, clergy, social workers, and national experts from across the country.

FILM RUNS 60 MINUTES

DISCUSSION FOLLOWING
facilitated by
REV. LARRY GREER, pastoral coordinator, and
CAROL SCHONEBERG, end-of-life educator, Hospice of Southern Maine

EVERYONE IS WELCOME AT THIS FREE PROGRAM


For Summer and Temporary Residents

To obtain a library card while you are on the island, please bring your driver’s license or other valid ID with your current address, as well as the address and phone number where you are staying on the island. Library staff will do our best to accommodate your library needs.

Peaks Island Community Links

Peaks Island Press: News on Peaks Island AuthorsPeaks Island Land PreservePeaks Island Information including Community Calendar and island organization linksPeaks Island Children’s Workshop • Peaks Island Health CenterPeaks Island SchoolFifth Maine Regimental MuseumEighth Maine Regiment Memorial

Peaks Island Branch

129 Island Avenue
Peaks Island, ME 04108

207-766-5540
peaks@portlandpubliclibrary.org

Branch Manager, Priscilla Webster

Parking: Parking is available on the street.

Bookdrop: The bookdrop sits on the front deck of the Community/Library building.

1st floor wheelchair accessible


Hours:
Sunday
closed
Monday
closed
Tuesday
2pm-8pm
Wednesday
10am-4pm
Thursday
closed
Friday
10am-2pm
Saturday
8am-12pm
Up Next at the Library:
Dec14
Nursery Rhyme Time at Peaks10:15am - 11:00am
Peaks Island Branch
Dec14
Preschool Story Time at Peaks11:00am - 11:45am
Peaks Island Branch
Dec20
Middle School Book Club at Peaks6:00pm - 7:00pm
Peaks Island Branch
From the PPL blog:
Peaks Branch Renovation Plans Moving Ahead
The Peaks Renovation design subcommittee has been working to finalize many renovation plan details.   More »
Energy Model at our Peaks Branch
An update on the energy model developed with PEAT as part of the Peaks renovation project.   More »
Peaks Branch renovation plan takes big step forward
We are thrilled to announce that on April 25, the City Council approved the FY2017 Capital Improveme   More »
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