Board of Trustees
Kirsten Flass
Joan Celentano
Erin Denham
Laura Dingman
Linda Repka
Nell Rorick
Abigail McDowell
Gayla Glassburn
Carol Fowler
Library Staff
Library Director
Senior Library Clerk
Senior Library Clerk 
Senior Library Clerk 
Library Clerk 
Library Clerk 
Library Clerk
Library Clerk
Library Page
Karin Kirk
Becky Herman 
Kelly Pruden
Julia Lederman
Kyle Stevens
Cindy Raymond
Terry Shearn
Letty Laskowski
V. President
Treasurer (non-voting)

    The Library Board is a seven member team that governs the library. The Board charts vision, sets policies, secures funding, hires/supervises the director and advocates for quality library service to Rush residents. Board members serve on five-year terms. 

       Library Board meetings are open to the public and start at 7:15 pm. 
Meeting dates in 2017 are as follows: 
January 17, February 21, March 21, April 18, May 16, June 20, July 18, 
August 15, September 19, October 17, November 21,  and December 19
Library Hours

Monday  1 - 8    |    Tuesday 11 - 8    |    Wednesday 1 - 8    |    Thursday  11 - 8    |    Friday: 1 - 8    |    Saturdays: 10 - 2

Library Board Minutes

Click on a date to open the PDF

January 2017
February 2017
March 2017
April 2017
May 2017
June 2016
July 2016
August 2016 (meeting cancelled)
September 2016
October 2016
November 2016
December 2016

Previous years' minutes are available from the Library Director

Have questions or concerns? 
Contact the Library Director, Kirsten Flass 
by phone at 585-533-1370 or email at 
We welcome your feedback and suggestions!
Materials Fines and Fees

Overdue fines for ALL materials.... 35 cents per day

Holds, phone or computer placed... FREE

Out of county resident borrowing privilege... $25 yearly
We have four adult, one teen, and three children's computers available for public use featuring:

  • High speed internet
  • Microsoft Office Suite
  • Print & Scan capable
  • Memory stick, USB, and Disc compatible 
Office Services

B&W Prints or Copies 
.15 cents per page
.30 cents double sided

Color Prints or Copies
.50 cents per page
$1.00​ double sided

Sent- $1.00 for up to 5 pages 
(to a single #)
Received- .15 cents per page

$1.00 for up to 5 pages

Rush Public Library
Growing readers since 1914
5977 East Henrietta Road, Rush NY 14543            
Located at the Rush Town Hall     
(585) 533-1370
Meeting Room

Our meeting room is available for non-profit organizations and groups to request its use for educational, cultural, or civic activities that benefit the community.

The meeting room may be reserved up to six weeks in advance and has a maximum seating capacity of 15 persons. 

Applications may be made in person or by mail. Please use the buttons below to review the Meeting Room Policy & Application.

Community Resources
History of Rush
Pine Hill Cemetery Presentation
Rush, New York
Town of Rush Website
Tax Documents
State and Federal Tax Forms

Our Mission 

The Rush Public Library cultivates intellectual growth
 by fostering equal 
and open access to books, technology, 
and community.
A Visual Tour of Rush Public Library
Services Available

Free Wifi Access
Faxing, Printing, Copying & Scanning
Public Computers
Readers' Reference and Advisory Services
Recreational and Educational Programs for all ages
Children's Story Times
Summer Reading Programs
Adult Book Club
Inter-Library Loans
Telephone & Online Renewals 
E-mail & Text notifications
ADA Compliant Facility
Shut-in Service (Delivery of materials to housebound patrons) 
Subscriptions to Online Databases
Downloadable E-books, Audiobooks & Magazines
Public Meeting Room available to reserve
Mobile App for Smart Devices       (MCLS-To-Go)
Tech Tutor Assistance for e-readers, smartphones, and laptop computers