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Adult Outdoor Movie Night

Sep 21st, 2020 at 5:21 PM

Join us for a spooky Adult Outdoor Movie! On Friday, October 2nd at 7:00 (with the movie starting after 7:30) we will be showing Insidious (PG-13) on the big outdoor screen.

To ensure social distancing practices, this is a ticketed event for groups limited to 5 individuals per ticket (one ticket admits 5 people). Bring lawn chairs and blankets to comfortably enjoy the movie within your ticketed area. Guests are required to wear a cloth face covering when social distancing is not possible.

Tickets are limited to 2 per family (for a total of 10 individuals)! Get tickets at Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/121456735365

$15 Friends VIP Ticket: Purchase a Friends VIP Ticket for admission for 5 total guests with best movie view and family pack goodies. Concessions available for purchase.

FREE General Admission Ticket: Free admission for 5 total guests with concessions available for purchase.

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Online Minecraft Club

Sep 19th, 2020 at 12:52 PM

Join us for Minecraft Club right from your home on September 24 at 4:00 - 5:00 PM! Just make sure you have a Minecraft account, some wifi, and the link to join our Minecraft Realm: https://realms.gg/KDb7EAHrSWE.

On console (Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, any tablet, VR)? GO TO ”PLAY”, THEN ”FRIENDS” AND PRESS ”JOIN REALM” AND ENTER THE INVITE CODE: KDb7EAHrSWE.

On PC (Java Edition)? Join our private server! Server Name: GPL Minecraft Club; Server Address: 51.79.105.244

Our realm includes a special Lucky Block Hunt, fun for all ages!

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September Outdoor Movie Night

Sep 4th, 2020 at 6:00 PM

Join us for a special September outdoor movie! On Friday September 18th at 7:00 (with the movie starting after 7:30) we will be showing Sonic the Hedgehog (2020) on the big outdoor screen.

To ensure social distancing practices, this is a ticketed event for groups limited to 5 individuals per ticket (one ticket admits 5 people). Bring lawn chairs and bug spray to comfortably enjoy the movie within your ticketed area. Guests are required to wear a cloth face covering when social distancing is not possible.

Tickets are limited to 2 per family (1 ticket admits 5 individuals)! Get tickets at Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/119293902273

$15 Friends VIP Ticket: Purchase a Friends VIP Ticket for admission for 5 total guests with best movie view and family pack goodies. Concessions available for purchase.

FREE General Admission Ticket: Free admission for 5 total guests with concessions available for purchase.

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Updated Hours of Service

Jul 24th, 2020 at 4:51 PM

Gates Public Library remains open for curbside pickup, browsing and checking out materials.

Monday - Friday 10 AM - 7 PM
Saturday 10 AM - 5 PM

(CLOSED THURSDAY & SUNDAY)

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Annual Outdoor Movie Night

Jul 23rd, 2020 at 12:02 PM

Considering the perfect natural ventilation and wide space for social distancing outdoors, we will be showing the newest Pixar movie, Onward on the big outdoor screen.

To ensure social distancing practices, this is a ticketed event for groups limited to 5 individuals per ticket. Bring lawn chairs and bug spray to comfortably enjoy the movie within your ticketed area. Guests are required to wear a cloth face covering when social distancing is not possible.

Let's be safe and enjoy this summer night together with our neighbors!

Tickets are limited! Get tickets at Eventbrite

$15 Friends VIP Ticket: Purchase a Friends VIP Ticket for admission for 5 total guests with best movie view and family pack goodies. Concessions available for purchase.

FREE General Admission Ticket: Free admission for 5 total guests with concessions available for purchase.

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