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The Gates Public Library will continue to be a friendly, creative learning center where the staff engage with the public to develop a variety of collections, resources, and programs that will encourage education, literacy, personal enjoyment and professional growth.

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Learn Python with ROC Code

Jun 17th, 2021 at 2:00 PM

Learn Python programming for free, in an in-person community-wide event! Students of any age are welcome, and no prior experience is needed. Students will create a simple, fun, beginner-level project or game that will get them started on their coding journey! The one and a half hour sessions will be held in person July 2nd 2:00-3:30 and August 6th …

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Genealogy Computers Now Available!

Jun 15th, 2021 at 10:23 AM

Genealogy computers are now available to use at the Gates Public Library! Access Ancestry, Heritage Quest and many other genealogy resources on our genealogy computers. Discover your family history and start your family tree today!

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Chess Club for Kids

Jun 14th, 2021 at 2:07 PM

Don't forget! Chess Club meets on the 2nd and 4th Monday of every month from 6:30 to 8:00 PM, in the Community Space. This club is for kids under the age of 18 who know how to play chess! All chess players are welcome, from beginners to masters. Our club is informal. Kids can come and go at any time during club hours. Parents are welcome to watch t…

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June In-Person Storytimes at Westgate Park

Jun 7th, 2021 at 5:36 PM

Don't forget! We still have three weeks left of our Westgate Park Storytimes! And we have added a third day (Mondays) to the last three weeks! That's right! You now have three opportunities to come to the park to sing, read, and dance with Mary Jo and Miss Hannah! Call or stop in today to reserve your spot!

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CANCELLED: Virtual Poetry Share

Jun 3rd, 2021 at 9:00 AM

Unfortunately the Virtual Poetry Share, in collaboration with the Friends of the Gates Public Library and GCMS, has been cancelled.

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June Book Sale

Jun 1st, 2021 at 2:56 PM

We're having a BOOK SALE, sponsored by the Friends of the Gates Public Library! Members Day (for Friends of the Gates Public Library Members) begins Friday, June 11th at 3PM - 6PM. You may renew or join at the door for $5. Sale for the General Public begins Saturday, June 12th at 10AM - 3PM. Don't forget to bring your own bag!

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Memorial Day 2021

May 31st, 2021 at 9:00 AM

This #MemorialDay we honor those who made the ultimate sacrifice in service to our country and to their families. #WeRemember

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Closed Monday, May 31 for Memorial Day

May 26th, 2021 at 10:00 AM

Just a reminder: We will be CLOSED on Monday, May 31 in observance of Memorial Day. The Town of Gates will be holding a Memorial Day Service at 10 am on Monday May 31 to recognize the men and women who have served our country and dedicate a new historical flagpole in their honor. Follow the link below for more information.

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