Rusk Public Library

Singletary Memorial Library is a public community library that serves the residents in and around Cherokee County, The library dates back to 1902 when the "Bachelor Girls Library Club" was founded. In 1966 the Library study club donated its books and furnishings to the City of Rusk and with the generous gift of property being donated from the heirs of the late Mr. & Mrs. Ed Singletary. The Singletary Memorial Library was then built by the City of Rusk in 1966, current building still being used today. March, 3,2015 Rusk Public Library opened its doors after consolidating with Singletary Memorial Library to become one.

Hours of operation

Mon- Fri. 10:00-5:30pm

***** Saturday 9:00-1:00********

Physical & Mailing Address

207 E 6th St

Rusk, Texas 75785



Summer Reading Program starts the 1st Tuesday in June and runs through the 4th Tuesday in July, programs begin at 10:30 am. Call for summer schedules in May.

Our library offers GED, Computer and ESL classes year round please call for current schedules.