Book Sale Special: $5 Bag of Books!

Don’t miss out! Stop by the Book Sale this weekend and grab some last minute deals on books, DVDs, and CDs for adults and kids. Special final sale on Sunday 10/25, $5.00 bag of books and 1/2 price on DVDs, CDs and special priced items. Weekend sale hours 10-4 PM. Thank you for your support!


Friends of the Great Swamp Quilt On Display Through October


Stop by the library to see the beautiful quilt commemorating the 25th Anniversary of the FrOGS, on display through October 20th! Designed and created by FrOGS board members Nancy Clark, Beth Herr, Edie Keasbey and Judy Kelley-Moberg, the quilt depicts twelve examples of native life which are dependent on the swamp and the surrounding wetland in order to grow and thrive. After its stay at the Patterson Library, the quilt will be on display in various locations throughout the county!

Annual Patterson Library Friends Book Sale

It’s time for our Annual Patterson Library Friends Book Sale! The sale starts Saturday September 17 and continues through Sunday September 25.

Help Your Library, Volunteer as a Trustee!

The Patterson Library Board of Trustees is seeking dedicated Patterson residents to volunteer as trustees! Serve your community and develop the library’s future by lending your skills to this dynamic group! Visit the library for an application, or download one here.

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We’ve just added Storm King and Cooper Hewitt to our Museum Pass Program!

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Create special memories with your family spending a wonderful day at a fascinating museum. Use your Mid-Hudson Library Card for free admission to dozens of great museums including the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum, Museum of Natural History, Guggenheim, Boscobel, FDR Museum & more. Plus get discount passes to Mystic & Maritime Aquariums and Stepping Stones Museum for kids!

Click here for more details!

SUMMER IS HERE! Get Ready With Audio Books, eReaders & eBooks!

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Taking a road trip this summer? We can help make it fun and relaxing! Enjoy listening to a great audio book from our newly expanded collection! Choose from authors like Anderson Cooper, Nora Roberts, Anna Quindlen, Jenna McCarthy, and more! If eBooks are your thing, we’ve got you covered for a summer of fun! Overdrive allows you to download up to ten audio books or ebooks to your smartphone, tablet, or laptop completely free. You can even borrow an eReader for you or your kids, all you need is your Mid-Hudson Library card.


Borrow Our Garden Tools!

Borrow some of our great garden tools to help clean up your yard and care for your garden! All you need is a Mid-Hudson library card!tools use 2 edited

Check Out Our ‘Love Your Local Library’ Video!


Borrow an e-Reader!

Borrow one of our Kindle or Nook e-Readers! They are light, easy to use and pre-loaded with Bestsellers, classics and a variety of great titles. They’re perfect for kids and teens who need to reading for school and adults who just want to relax with a good book!


Weekly Open Computer Help

Computer Help will be available every other Tuesday from 1:30-3:00 PM and every other Thursday from 6-7:00 PM  to answer all of your computer questions. No appointment necessary. Visit our calendar for a complete listing of dates.