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  • Woodson Renaming and Open House

    Tuesday, November 16, 2010

    Gary, IN - The public is invited to attend the renaming ceremony and open house for the Gary Public Library’s Carter G. Woodson Branch Library, 501 S. Lake Street, Tuesday, November 23 at 11am. Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Gary Public Library. The library is open for service at noon. Woodson (1875-1950), known as the "Father of Black more »

  • Du Bois Branch Reopens / New Service Hours

    Thursday, September 30, 2010

    The Library's Midtown Branch reopens October 1. New service hours for Brunswick, Du Bois and Tolleston Branch. more »

  • Multimedia Department's New Location

    Monday, September 27, 2010

    The public is invited to visit the Gary Public Library’s new Multimedia Department, Main Library, 220 West 5th Avenue. A “Red Carpet Gala” was held on September 24 for the official opening. The Multimedia Department is now located on the far west end of the building and circulates the Main Library’s collection of DVDs and Playaways. Contact Circulation more »

  • Friends Book Store to Re-Open

    Tuesday, August 10, 2010

    Plans are underway for the Friends to re-open their new permanent bookstore at the Main Library this fall. The bookstore, to be located between the Circulation Desk and the Multimedia Department, will offer gently used books, videos and magazines for sale. Their annual Book Bazaar, held the first weekend in December, will now be held in the bookstore. more »

News Articles

  • Woodson Renaming and Open House

    Tuesday, November 16, 2010

    Gary, IN - The public is invited to attend the renaming ceremony and open house for the Gary Public Library’s Carter G. Woodson Branch Library, 501 S. Lake Street, Tuesday, November 23 at 11am. Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Gary Public Library. The library is open for service at noon. Woodson (1875-1950), known as the "Father of Black more »

  • Du Bois Branch Reopens / New Service Hours

    Thursday, September 30, 2010

    The Library's Midtown Branch reopens October 1. New service hours for Brunswick, Du Bois and Tolleston Branch. more »

  • Multimedia Department's New Location

    Monday, September 27, 2010

    The public is invited to visit the Gary Public Library’s new Multimedia Department, Main Library, 220 West 5th Avenue. A “Red Carpet Gala” was held on September 24 for the official opening. The Multimedia Department is now located on the far west end of the building and circulates the Main Library’s collection of DVDs and Playaways. Contact Circulation more »

  • Friends Book Store to Re-Open

    Tuesday, August 10, 2010

    Plans are underway for the Friends to re-open their new permanent bookstore at the Main Library this fall. The bookstore, to be located between the Circulation Desk and the Multimedia Department, will offer gently used books, videos and magazines for sale. Their annual Book Bazaar, held the first weekend in December, will now be held in the bookstore. more »