Click to sponsor a periodical!

The Patten Free Library have periodicals available to read in the library or borrow for 3 weeks at a time. Some digital copies of our periodicals are available on our Flipster here.

Would you like to sponsor a magazine? Sponsor a periodical online here. Enter the periodical subscription cost in the field marked “Periodical Amount” and type the name of the periodical in the field marked “Periodical You Wish to Sponsor.” If you have any questions, please email our Development Director, Samantha Ricker, at or call at 443-5141 ext 1019.


Antiques$40Susan Beegel, in memory of Barbara Beegel
Architectural Digest$40
Artists Magazine$45
Better Homes & Gardens$25Steve and Jennifer Albrecht in honor of Karl and Babs Albrecht
Bon Appetite$25Elizabeth Lakeman
Boston Globe$410
Car and Driver$25Steve and Jennifer Albrecht in honor of Karl and Babs Albrecht
Conde Nast Traveler – Digital$40
Consumer Reports$30Margaret Flynn
Cooks Illustrated$30Michelle Rines
Country Living$25
Cricket$35Sally Gray
Down East Magazine$40Mary Ellen Kazimer
Dwell Magazine$30Mary Ellen Kazimer
Family Handyman$20Carole Hibbard
Fine Homebuilding$40Lynne Gilliam
Fine Woodworking$35Marie James; Susan Beegel, in memory of Wesley Tiffney
Food & Wine – Digital$170
Girls Life$40
Good Housekeeping$25
HGTV Magazine$30
Horn Book Magazine$75
Horticulture$20Mary Louise Blanchard
Horticulture – Digital$30
House Beautiful$25Elizabeth Lakeman
Kiplinger’s Personal Finance$35William Racine
Kiplinger’s Personal Finance – Digital$45
Library Journal$180
MAD$20Lesley Dolinger
Mainebiz$100William Racine
Make: Technology on Your Time$35
Men’s Health – PA$25
Mindful (online)$25Michelle Rines
Minecraft World – Digital$105
Mother Earth News$20
Mother Jones$25
Nation – NY – without Index$100
National Geographic$50Allen Gaul
National Geographic – Digital$150
National Geographic Kids$30Vanessa Mayer
National Review$60
New York Review of Books – Digital$110
New Yorker$120Roger and Sukey Heard
New Yorker – Digital$190
Old House Journal$35
Paris Review$50
Popular Mechanics$25Caroline Hibbard
Portland Monthly Magazine$60Mary Ellen Kazimer
Portland Press Herald$340Sally Gray
Prevention – Digital$50
Psychology Today$20Laurel Walsh
Ranger Rick$30Rick Kessler
Ranger Rick Jr.$30Vicki Tanko, in honor of Harper & Ella
Real Simple$30Laurel Walsh
Real Simple – Digital$130
Resurgence & Ecologist$65
Rolling Stone$65
Rolling Stone – Digital$115
School Library Journal$140
Scientific American$85Leah Zartarian
Smithsonian$85Leah Zartarian
Spider$35Susan Beegel, in memory of Miriam Woodruff
Sports Illustrated$65Karl Albrecht
The Atlantic$75John Zittel
The Atlantic – Digital$45Mary Ellen Kazimer
The Economist$275John Zittel
The Sun$50Leslie Trundy
The Sun (Digital)$90
The Week$200Sally Gray
TIME Magazine$80Karl and Babs Albrecht
Times Record$180Roger and Sukey Heard
Vanity Fair$30Mary Ellen Kazimer
Wall Street Journal$445William Racine
Wired – Digital$60
Woodenboat$40James Peavey
Writers Digest$20

News & Updates

  • July 12, 2024
    Read ME 2024

    We are a Read ME 2024 participating library! This summe…