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A public library serving the residents of the Manchester-Shortsville Central School District in New York. Phone (585) 289-3559


From Route 21, turn onto Lehigh Ave. We're on your left, between the elementary and middle school entrances.  (see a map)



Summer Hours in effect

Monday, Wednesday, Friday ...

 10 am - 5 pm

Tuesday, Thursday ...

 12 noon - 7 pm

Saturday ...

 10 am - 2 pm

School Year Hours start Sept. 8, 2015


 Featured News & Events


Summer reading is not just for kids!  Win a Kindle Fire HD

We have summer reading programs for kids, teens and adults. Adults: get one raffle ticket for every book you read. Use the tickets to enter drawings for weekly prize bags and the grand prize: a Kindle Fire HD 7 e-reader. Stop in to pick up your reading log and start earning tickets!


Book Sale July 15 - 18

The Friends' annual used book sale is a major fundraiser for the library! Pick up some great new-to-you books and movies.  Stop in during regular library hours to browse the vast selection!


Book donations needed

We want your gently used books and DVDs. Gather up your donations and bring them to the library through July 11. Or email the Friends of RJCL and we'll arrange a pickup!



Crafts, movies, clubs and events for all ages

See the events calendar for more activities





Jeter Unfiltered

by Derek Jeter

- Recommended by Seth Jacobus


Derek Jeter’s twentieth and final season in Major League Baseball marks the end of a sports era. Jeter Unfiltered is a powerful collection of never-before-published images taken over the course of Derek Jeter’s final season.


The New York Yankee’s shortstop -- five-time World Series victor, team captain since 2003, and one of the greatest ballplayers of all time -- is a beloved and inspiring role model who displays the indefinable qualities of a champion, on and off the field.


In this book, the famously private baseball legend takes us behind the scenes -- inside his home, the stadium, the gym, at his Turn 2 Foundation events, his fortieth birthday party and more – as he looks back with candor and gratitude on his baseball career. The result is an intimate portrait bursting with personality, professionalism, and pride.


Jeter Unfiltered is Jeter as you have never seen him before: unguarded, unapologetic... unfiltered.

Available at your library (place hold).





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Red Jacket Community Library - 7 Lehigh Avenue, P.O. Box 370 - Shortsville, NY 14548 - phone (585) 289-3559 - email