Display your Collection

Display Your Collection at GPL!

Have an interesting collection? Why not share it with our community? Display your collection at the Gates Public Library!

Categories: All Ages
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Thanksgiving Holiday Hours 2023

Our Thanksgiving Holiday Hours are as follows:

Monday 11/20: 9:00 am – 8:00 pm
Tuesday 11/21: 9:00 am – 8:00 pm
Wednesday 11/22: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Thursday 11/23: CLOSED
Friday 11/24: CLOSED
Saturday 11/25: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Categories: All Ages
Booksale Dates

November Book Sale

Friends of the Gates Public Library Used Book Sale runs Thursday, November 16 through Saturday, November 18.

Categories: All Ages
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November Food for Fines 2023

All November long, the Gates Public Library will be waiving overdue fees in exchange for donations of food and toiletries. One non-perishable food or toiletry item will apply $1 credit toward late fees ($5 maximum).

Categories: All Ages
Book Donations

Accepting Donations

The Friends of the Gates Public Library is now accepting up to two boxes/bags of donations in order to get ready for their upcoming November Book Sale (November 16-18). Help us get ready by donating newer materials, coffee table books or children’s books!

Categories: All Ages
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Sidewalk Under Construction

Our front sidewalk will be under construction tomorrow, September 28 – October 2! Please use the side door to enter the building. We apologize for the inconvenience.

Categories: All Ages
Retro Video

Retro Video Game Day: October 6

Come to the library on Friday, October 6th at 10:00AM – 3:00PM to play your favorite retro video games, munch on tacos, and drink Mountain Dew! Join us for Taco Bell tacos at Noon. Registration requested for taco enjoyers.

Categories: All Ages
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Kids’ Clothing Exchange: October 2023

HOW DOES IT WORK? Bring in clean (washed), gently-used children’s clothes, sizes newborn through 20, or children’s shoes. For clothing or shoes donated, you will receive a ticket to swap for a different article of clothing or pair of shoes at the exchange.

Categories: Adult, All Ages, Children, Teen & Tween
Staff Training 2023

September 29th: Closed for Staff Training

The Gates Public Library will be CLOSED Friday, September 29th for staff training. We will reopen for regular business hours on Saturday morning, September 30th at 9 AM.

Categories: All Ages
Pet Donation

Lollypop Farm Donation Drive

We are currently accepting donations to Lollypop Farm from September 12 through October 13! Our donation bin is located in the atrium. Thank you for helping and supporting Lollypop Farm!

Categories: All Ages