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Peaks Island renovation -- artist's rendering

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 *

First Tuesday Book Group

First Tuesday of each month
May 1, 7:00 pm, Community Room

First Tuesday Book Discussion meets on the first Tuesday of the month at 7pm in the Community Room, across the hall from the Peaks Island Branch Library. There is a moderator for each discussion. First Tuesday Book Discussion is supported by the Friends of the Peaks Island Branch Library, who purchase extra copies of the books when needed. Anyone is welcome at any meeting.

Readers are encouraged to call (766-5540), email ( or come into the library to reserve copies of the books. If you have trouble finding an available copy of the book in the Portland library system, please contact us. Often we can locate a book through MaineCat.


Upcoming meetings in 2017:
• June 6—The Narrow Road to the Deep North by Richard Flanagan
• June 27*—Commonwealth by Ann Patchett (*This is July’s meeting)

For information on upcoming selections see PPL’s Book Groups page.


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


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

Up Next at the Library:
Nursery Rhyme Time at Peaks10:15am - 11:00am
Peaks Island Branch
Preschool Story Time at Peaks11:00am - 11:45am
Peaks Island Branch
Nursery Rhyme Time at Peaks10:15am - 11:00am
Peaks Island Branch
From the PPL blog:
Peaks renovation project: An update on our progress
PPL's Executive Director shares the latest updates on the Peaks Island Branch renovation project.   More »
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 »
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