Children’s Room

Welcome to the Patten Free Library Children’s Room

Our Children’s Room is an enchanting place to visit with a friendly staff who love working with kids. We know our books and love finding just the right book for you. Our thoughtfully planned programs are some of the very best around; every week day morning you’ll find a Storytime and most afternoons we have awesome afterschool activities. We’re here to help raise passionate readers!


Kid's Blog

Maine State Book Award 30th Anniversary Logo Contest!

January 3, 2020

In celebration of 30 years of the Maine State Book Award, the MSBA committee is hosting a logo contest for a new, student-designed, logo. The contest is open to all Maine students (public, private and homeschooled) in grades 4-12. The logo should reflect the mission to expand the literary horizons of students in Maine. Get the official rules and submission form:

MSBA Logo Contest PFL

Upcoming Children’s Events

Tue 28
Tue 28

Legos + Chess Club!

January 28 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Wed 29

Babies Morning Out!

January 29 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am
Thu 30

Toddler Tales!

January 30 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am
Fri 31

Preschool Story Time!

January 31 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am

Photo Gallery

Wonder League Robotics 2019