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Gates Summer Celebration

Chill out this summer at the Gates Summer Celebration! Make sure to stop at our table for fun giveaways and prizes at the Gates Summer Celebration this Saturday, August 13th between 6:00PM – 10:00PM.

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Farewell Anna!

Anna came to Gates Public Library in October 2016 after working at Fairport, Webster, Greece and the Central Library. Greg Benoit hired her to be Assistant Director and her strengths complemented his leadership style.

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Big Library Read 2022

Introducing the next Big Library Read pick: The Girl in His Shadow by Audrey Blake. Join the #BigLibraryRead digital book club July 13 – 27! Borrow the ebook of The Girl in His Shadow by Audrey Blake from our digital collection with no waitlists or holds during this time.

Newspaper Post

Gates-Chili Newspaper Archive Now Online

Nearly fifty years of Gates-Chili newspapers, including the Gates-Chili News, are now available for online reading thanks to a grant awarded to the Gates Public Library.  The digitized newspapers…

Save the Date Summer Reading

Summer Reading 2022

Summer Reading for all ages begins Monday, June 27. Pick up your packets at the Circulation Desk today! Got a question? Call us at (585) 247-6446 or email us at

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Diaper Drive THANK YOU

With your help, we collected over 2,190 diapers and over 55 packages of diapers, wipes and other diapering supplies for The Junior League of Rochester- Rochester’s ONLY diaper bank! Thank you for your generosity and for giving!

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Read with Pride!

HAPPY PRIDE MONTH! Be sure to check out our numerous book displays (for all ages!) in the library. We’re also sharing a Read With Pride Booklist!

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Diaper Drive: May 11-June 19

Did you know: 1 in 3 families in the US experience diaper need. Because of this, the Gates Public Library is now hosting a diaper drive to benefit The Junior League of Rochester Diaper Bank

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VIP Passes

VIP & Empire Passes

You can borrow a VIP Pass for 1 week to gain access to 6 different museums and cultural arts centers at a substantial discount!

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