Library Hours

Monday  1 - 8   |   Tuesday 11 - 8    |    Wednesday 1 - 8   |   Thursday  11 - 8    |    Friday: 1 - 8   |   Saturdays 10 - 2
We try to make services and programs available to patrons of all abilities, including those with      disabilities.  Please let us know in advance of any special needs you many require so that we can   accommodate you or your child.     ~ Library Staff
Knitting for Beginners
For ages 12 and up on Monday, May 1st and Wednesday, May 3rd from 
3:30- 5:00 PM. If you are new to knitting or need a refresher, Trisha will be able to teach you the basic stitches. All materials will be provided by the instructor. Space is very limited; please register in advance.
Rush Public Library
Growing readers since 1914
5977 East Henrietta Road, Rush NY 14543       (585) 533-1370          
Located at the Rush Town Hall            
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View Finders
Our photography group meets on Monday, May 8th and Wednesday, May 10th from 2:30-4:30 PM. Please bring three photographs on a flash drive, or printed out, to share and you’ll receive feedback in a friendly environment. 
This month’s optional theme will be Long Exposures. All skill levels are welcome. Coffee and dessert will be served. Please register in advance.
Toddler Story Time
For children ages 2-5 (accompanied by a caregiver) on Thursdays, May 11th, 18th and 25th from 11:30 AM-Noon. Expose your child to the wonder of books at an early age; studies have shown that story times can provide many opportunities to help children develop early literacy skills. 
No prior registration is necessary- just drop in!
High Tea with Susan B.
Saturday, May 13th from 3-5:00 PM. The Friends of the Rush Library invite you to their annual High Tea Fundraiser to be held at the library. Wear your fancy hat or fascinator, and bring your favorite china tea cup if you wish; enjoy the company of your friends and neighbors for this charming afternoon social. 
This year, to honor the 100th anniversary of women’s right to vote, we have invited Jeanne Gehret to portray Susan B. Anthony in period costume, using the suffragist’s own words. Feel free to dress up as a suffragette! 
High Tea includes sweet and savory delights. Bringing your favorite cookies or dessert to share is also an optional, lovely tradition at our Tea. Tickets are $15.00 per person, on sale at the library. Proceeds benefit our Summer Reading Program.