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Updated Hours of Service

Jul 24th, 2020 at 4:51 PM

Gates Public Library remains open for curbside pickup, browsing and checking out materials. Monday - Friday 10 AM - 7 PM Saturday 10 AM - 5 PM (CLOSED THURSDAY & SUNDAY)

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Annual Outdoor Movie Night

Jul 23rd, 2020 at 12:02 PM

Considering the perfect natural ventilation and wide space for social distancing outdoors, we will be showing the newest Pixar movie, Onward on the big outdoor screen. To ensure social distancing practices, this is a ticketed event for groups limited to 5 individuals per ticket. Bring lawn chairs and bug spray to comfortably enjoy the movie within your ticketed area. Guests are required to wear a cloth face covering when social distancing is not possible. Let's be safe and enjoy this summer night together with our neighbors! Tickets are limited! Get tickets at Eventbrite $15 Friends VIP Ticket: Purchase a Friends VIP Ticket for admission for 5 total guests with best movie view and family pack goodies. Concessions available for purchase. FREE General Admission Ticket: Free admission for 5 total guests with concessions available for purchase.

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Our Facebook Page Has Moved!

Jul 21st, 2020 at 1:14 PM

We have a new Facebook page! Come visit us at our new page at We look forward to seeing you on our new page! We invite you to like, share and follow us to stay up-to-date with the latest library news!

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Bedtime Storytime

Jul 15th, 2020 at 7:37 PM

  Due to technical issues with our Facebook account, tonight's storytime can be found on our Youtube channel. Please use our website and Instagram for further updates at this time. Tonight's bedtime storytime is available on Youtube at 

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Library Hours of Service

Jul 2nd, 2020 at 6:43 PM

Hours of service MONDAY - FRIDAY 10 AM - 7 PM  | SATURDAY 10 AM - 5 PM To comply with state mandates, all visitors, vendors and staff or any other persons over age 2 and able to medically tolerate a face covering, shall wear a mask or cloth face covering which covers the nose and mouth when inside the library.  To accommodate those unable to wear masks, curbside pickup service is available for your convenience.  Library services will be limited to curbside pickup, browsing collections and checking out materials. Public computer access, study rooms, or library seating areas are not available at this time. Contact the library at 585-247-6446 or email ***In accordance with guidelines provided by the Institute of Museum and Library Services, items returned to the library will be quarantined for 72 hours before they are discharged from library accounts. Items will be backdated to reflect the original date of return. Thank you for understanding while new safety protocols are in place. PLEASE CHECK BACK FOR FREQUENT UPDATES AND CHANGES TO LIBRARY HOURS AND SERVICES.

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