Red Jacket Community Library

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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

CLOSED Monday, Sept. 7 for Labor Day

School Year Hours begin Sept. 8, 2015




Closed Sept. 7 | School year hours begin Sept. 8

We're closed Monday, Sept. 7 for Labor Day.

Reopening Tuesday, Sept. 8 with our school year schedule:

  • Monday through Thursday 3 - 9 pm
  • Friday 3 - 7 pm
  • Saturday 10 am - 5 pm


Sidewalk chalk extravaganza | Sat. Sept. 12, 2 - 3 pm

Help us decorate the sidewalk in front of the library! Use our sidewalk chalk or bring your own.


Canning 101 | Tues. Sept. 22,  6:30 - 8:00 pm

Learn to save the last of your summer bounty. The Cornell Cooperative Extension will present basic techniques for canning fruits and vegetables.


rafts, movies, clubs and events for all ages

See the events calendar for more activities




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