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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Newspaper Post

Gates-Chili Newspaper Archive 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…

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Winter Book Sale 2022

SAVE THE DATES! Join us for our annual Holiday Book Sale Thursday, December 1 – Saturday, December 3!

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Food for Fines 2022

Food for fines is back beginning TODAY November 1 through November 30! Bring in any non-perishable food or toiletry items to apply a $1 credit toward overdue fees (up to $5).

Library Board

Join our Library Board!

Would you like to help make decisions for your library’s future? Would you like to have a voice in charting the direction of your library? If yes, consider serving your community as a library trustee!

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Open for Veterans Day 2022

Just a reminder: We are OPEN normal hours on Veterans Day, Friday, November 11. The Town of Gates will be having a Veterans Day Service tomorrow…

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Thank you, Friends!

The Gates Public Library gets by with a lot of help from our Friends! Established in 1986, our Friends of the Gates Public Library has given nearly $1,000,000 over the years to fund…

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Upcoming Halloween Events 2022

Save the dates for these upcoming spooktacular events: Friday, October 28 from 10:00am – 11:30am:
Trick or Treat Around the Library

Staff training

November 3: Closed for Staff Training

The library will be closed for staff training on Thursday, November 3, 2022. We will reopen for regular business hours the following morning at 9 AM.

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Welcome to the Library, Jennifer!

Today, we welcome Jennifer Erler-Perry as the new Director of the Gates Public Library. Jennifer comes to lead our library with over 20 years of experience in the Monroe County Library System.

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