Board of Trustees

The East Rochester Public Library Board of Trustees oversees the functioning of the library, while the day to day tasks are accomplished by the Library Director.  Working with the Library Director, the Board of Trustees creates library policies in accordance with Monroe County Library System Standards.

President: Cecilia Guerand
Vice President:  Millie Courtemanche
Treasurer:  Joyce Ferrin
Secretary:  Doris Swagler
Member:  Anita Mance

Our Mission

The East Rochester Public Library will provide free access to a timely collection of recreational and educational material with the aid of a professional library staff.

In this way we can help to promote excitement and enrichment in reading and learning among individuals of all ages, abilities and economic backgrounds of the community. We will remain innovative, maintaining cost effectiveness in order to provide efficient delivery of services. The library subscribes to the Freedom of Access and Freedom to View statement, and the American Library Association’s Bill of Rights.


The East Rochester Public Library Board of Trustees meets on the first Wednesday of the month (except when noted) at 3:30pm in the Local History Room.  These meetings are open to the public.

The Library Board is looking to fill a vacancy on the Trustees.  Please submit a cover letter an resume if interested to Meredith Fraser, Library Director, 317 Main St. East Rochester, NY 14445.  Please submit by November 1st, 2019.

Get In Touch

Town/Village of East Rochester
317 Main Street
East Rochester, New York 14445

: (585) 586-3553 | : (585) 419-8282

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About East Rochester

East Rochester was originally called Despatch because of its proximity to the railroad. The word came from the name of the first major company to locate here...

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