News

Library state aid funding success

Wadsworth Library and other public libraries in New York State are pleased to announce funding in the amount of $95.6 million in aid in the new state budget. The New York Library Association’s Mike Neppl describes state aid needs for public...

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Mango Languages – Learn Online via OWWL

Learn practical language skills using this fun and engaging online software--for free! Start at Pioneer Library System's link for Mango Languages and then try Spanish, Pirate, Malay, Greek, and many...

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Friends Needs Volunteers

Could you be a member of the Friends executive committee? Could you deliver library materials to a patron's home? Could you tutor a person who needs help with computers? Friends of Wadsworth Library is looking for volunteers! Contact Friends or the...

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Congratulations, Patty!

This year's recipient of the Ludlum-Holroyd Service Award is Ms. Patty Mothersell, who has been a volunteer at Wadsworth Library in Geneseo, NY for 45 years! Congratulations, Patty, and many thanks for your service! The Ludlum-Holroyd Service Award is given by the...

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Quiz Night Nov 6 benefits Library & LCHS

Friends and Livingston County Historical Society invite you to a Quiz Night fundraiser on Friday, November 6, at the Big Tree Inn in Geneseo. Buffet dinner (optional) at 6:00 pm, Quiz at 7:00 pm. Tickets &...

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The Secret World of Spiders – Friday, October 9

Join us for the "Secret World of Spiders" on Friday, October 9, from 2:00-3:00 pm. Despite their bad press, spiders are some of the most intriguing and beneficial animals sharing our planet. With the help of slides, preserved specimens, and visits with our live...

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Storytime Programs Cancelled 9/30

All Wednesday Storytime classes for September 30th have been CANCELLED. We just had a downpour in Geneseo that caused a drain to back up and the downstairs meeting room flooded.

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Shoulders to Stand On – October 7

A documentary that captures the stories, struggles and achievements of LGBT pioneers who made important sacrifices to make Rochester & upstate New York a better place to live for all families. Wednesday, October 7, at 6:30 pm in the Wadsworth Library meeting...

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Fall Storytime Programs

Books and Babies Tuesdays 10:00-10:20 am September 22, 29 October 6, 13, 20, 27 November 3, 10, 17, 24 December 1, 8, 15 Books and Babies is a lap-sit program designed to introduce children (6 months -2 years of age) to language and early literacy. Babies sit with...

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Upcoming Events

Oct
17
Tue
10:00 am Books & Babies
Books & Babies
Oct 17 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Books & Babies @ Wadsworth Library | Geneseo | New York | United States
Books and Babies is a lap-sit program designed to introduce children (birth – 2 years of age) to language and early literacy. Babies sit with their caregivers and model the activities presented through simple finger[...]
10:45 am Preschool Storytime
Preschool Storytime
Oct 17 @ 10:45 am – 11:15 am
Preschool Storytime @ Wadsworth Library | Geneseo | New York | United States
Storytime is directed at children ages 3-5 and includes books, songs, poetry, finger plays, and crafts. Registration required.
Oct
18
Wed
10:00 am Toddler Tales
Toddler Tales
Oct 18 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Toddler Tales @ Wadsworth Library | Geneseo | New York | United States
A variety of stories are combined with songs, rhymes, finger plays, crafts and free play. This program is appropriate for children ages 2-3 years old. Registration required. Sign up begins September 1st.
11:00 am Preschool Storytime
Preschool Storytime
Oct 18 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Preschool Storytime @ Wadsworth Library | Geneseo | New York | United States
Storytime is directed at children ages 3-5 and includes books, songs, poetry, finger plays, and crafts. Registration begins September 1st.
Oct
19
Thu
7:00 pm Mysterious World of Bats
Mysterious World of Bats
Oct 19 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Mysterious World of Bats @ Wadsworth Library | Geneseo | New York | United States
Explore popular bat myths, learn about bats from around the world, discover NY State bats, and uncover the many ways in which bats help humankind. Recommended for school age children.  
Oct
23
Mon
4:00 pm Knitting Group
Knitting Group
Oct 23 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Knitting Group @ Wadsworth Library | Geneseo | New York | United States
 Beginners welcome! Interested yarn-crafters of all ages and levels are invited to join us in the library’s downstairs community room (accessible by elevator).  Sponsored by Friends of Wadsworth Library  
6:30 pm Essential Oils for Beautiful Skin
Essential Oils for Beautiful Skin
Oct 23 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Essential Oils for Beautiful Skin @ Wadsworth Library | Geneseo | New York | United States
Do you strive to have gorgeous skin? Licensed esthetician & doTERRA Wellness Advocate, Kristin Young, will explain how essential oils offer safe support for the skin (your largest organ!) without the use of harsh chemicals,[...]
Oct
24
Tue
10:00 am Books & Babies
Books & Babies
Oct 24 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Books & Babies @ Wadsworth Library | Geneseo | New York | United States
Books and Babies is a lap-sit program designed to introduce children (birth – 2 years of age) to language and early literacy. Babies sit with their caregivers and model the activities presented through simple finger[...]