Funding

The Patten Free Library does not receive any Federal or State aid.

We receive $17.00 per capita from the City of Bath and the Towns of Arrowsic, Georgetown, West Bath and Woolwich. This accounts for 33% of our operating revenue.

All of our operating revenue comes from the following:

Fiscal Year 2016-2017

Municipal Support – 33%
Endowment & Trusts – 44%
Fundraising & Gifts – 15%
Friends of the Library – 5%
Fines/Fees & Other – 3%

Upcoming Events

Tue 28

A Reading of Love Poems-Snow Date

February 28 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Tue 28

Lego League

February 28 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Wed 01

Books, Babies, Bubbles & Bells ~ Storytimes

March 1 @ 10:30 am - 10:50 am

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