Gary, IN - The Brunswick Branch of the Gary Public Library, 4030 W. 5th Avenue will be permanently closed on Saturday, October 1, 2016 at 4pm. The Library Board of Trustees approved the permanent closure of the Brunswick Branch and the Du Bois Library at their June 28 Board meeting due to budget constraints.
The Du Bois Library is expected to close after the renovated Gary Public Library and Cultural Center, 220 W. 5th Avenue, opens. That date has yet to be determined.
After October 1, patrons are encouraged to use the library’s other branches: Du Bois Library 1835 Broadway, 886-9120, Monday – Thursday 9am - 8pm, Friday & Saturday 9am - 5pm; Kennedy Branch 3953 Broadway 887-8112, Monday 10am - 6pm, Wednesday & Thursday noon - 8pm, Saturday 10am - 4pm, closed Tuesday & Friday; and Woodson Branch, 501 S. Lake Street, 938-3941, Monday & Thursday noon - 8pm, Tuesday 10am - 6pm, Saturday 10am - 4pm, closed Wednesday & Friday.