Training of Employee

March 24: Closed for Staff Training

The library will be closed for staff training on Friday, March 24, 2023. We will reopen for regular business hours on Saturday morning, March 25 at 9 AM.

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2021 Annual Report Infographic

2022 Annual Report

The Gates Public Library’s 2022 Annual Report is now available to view! Did you know…? We had over 85,400 visitors, Over 214,000 items were borrowed…

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Deaf Republic NEA Big Read

Big Read: NTID with Ilya Kaminsky

We’re excited to announce that the Gates Public Library is hosting the National Endowment of the Arts, Big Read Project in collaboration with the Monroe County Library System and RIT/NTID! Author Ilya Kaminsky will be joining us on Saturday, April 1st at 5:00PM…

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Sweet Reads 3

Sweet Reads

The Friends of Gates Public Library has put together Sweet Reads just in time for Valentine’s Day! Red mystery and pink romance bags include one book, chocolates, cocoa mix, and a book mark.

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Martin Luther King Jr Day

Closed Monday, January 16, 2023

The Gates Public Library will be closed Monday, January 16, 2023 in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Our book drop (located around the back of the library) will be open for returns.

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Thank You

Verona Street Thanks YOU!

A gargantuan THANK YOU to those that donated pet supplies during our December drive to Verona Street Animal Society! Your donations will provide months of essential resources…

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Purple Animated Countdown Happy New Year 2023 Fireworks Video

Closed Monday, January 2, 2023

The Gates Public Library will be closed Monday, January 2, 2023 in observance of New Year’s Day.

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Photo Contest

Community Photo Contest

The Gates Public Library is having a Photo Contest in January 2023 and we want YOU to submit a photograph! Our theme, “Winter in Gates,” is a beautiful sight and we want to know how you feel it, see it and play in it!

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MCLS Passport

MCLS Library Passport

How many stamps do YOU have in your MCLS Passport? If you haven’t grabbed one yet, there’s still plenty of time! The program runs through the end of the year.

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Holiday Hours 2022

The Gates Public Library will be closed the following dates:


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