Children in Ms. Laura’s Summer Reading Program get the chance to feed her snacks instead of the other way around. With the help of many community partners, donors, and volunteers, the library served an estimated 1,450 lunches to kids 18 and under this summer. Photo by Audrey Doles

The popular on-demand film streaming service Kanopy is now available for free at Patagonia Library! Library card holders can access Kanopy and sign up to instantly stream
up to 10 free films a month by visiting Films can be streamed from any computer, television, mobile device or platform by downloading the Kanopy app for iOS, Android, AppleTV, Chromecast or Roku.

Offering what the New York Times calls “a garden of cinematic delights,” Kanopy showcases more than 30,000 of the world’s best films, including award-winning documentaries, rare and hard-to-find titles, film festival favorites, indie and classic films, and world cinema with collections from Kino Lorber, Music Box Films, Samuel Goldwyn, The Orchard, The Great Courses, PBS and thousands of independent filmmakers.

With the motto of “thoughtful entertainment,” Kanopy provides Patagonia Library patrons with access to films of unique social and cultural value; films that are often difficult or impossible to access elsewhere, and programming that features diversity, with a wide array of foreign language films and films on race, and current affairs.

For more information or if you need help signing up, contact the library at 520-394-2010.