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R.S.U. 1 Reads!

Join us for another summer of reading at Patten Free Library. Any student entering 7th-12th grade who attends an RSU 1 school or resides in the library service area may participate. That includes summer residents, too! Read books, earn great prizes. It's that simple. To download a reading log, click here . Or check our summer reading blog. Or come see us at the Information Desk in the Reference Room. And don't miss our Teen Summer Nights Movie Series. Doors open at 5:30, movie starts at 6:00. Admission and popcorn are free!

Mindfulness Meditation at PFL

Have you heard about mindfulness and wondered what all the buzz is about? Have you considered trying meditation but don't know where to begin? Join Helene McGlauflin for a series of free Wednesday morning classes on July 9, 16, 23, and 30 from 10-11 am. Participants are welcome to come to any or all sessions. No experience necessary. Class size is limited to 15; to register, contact Leslie Mortimer or call 443-5141 x25.

"Hot Times in the City" Summer Film Series

Tuesdays at 6:30 pm.
View "Syand by Me" on July 29.
Film List

Programs & Events


  • Come enjoy free coffee with us on Friday mornings, thanks to the generosity of
    Café Crème

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