Summer Reading at The Patterson

Summer Learning Program Recap


88 children signed up for the program (12.3% of the Village population!)

They Read over 10,560 minutes (over 176 hours)

6 performers gave 7 shows which were watched by 250 Children and 127 Adults at a cost of $3.92 per person for a total of $1478.00. 

NO Village, County or State funds were used for these programs, raised through gifts, donations and our two Friends of the Library sales.



We had 7 Tuesday STEAM programs

154 Children, 12 Teens and 54 Adults  attended for a total of 228 people served by the program.

Materials were paid for by the Friends of the Library.


The EOSRP picnic served about 65 people Hot dogs, corn on the cob, cole slaw and potato salad, which was also paid for with donations and funds raised through the 2 sales each year.


We are approaching budget time - please let your local Village Board of Trustees know how valuable your library is to you and your family!

Diud you know that by checking out just 1 book and not buying it, you have paid for your entire taxes that go to the library and then some!