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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 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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Donations to Verona Street Animal Society

Now through December 31st, 2022, we’re accepting donations to Verona Street Animal Society. Your donations go directly to maintaining and improving the care and comfort of animals while at the shelter. Read more…

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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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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).

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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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