A public library serving the cultural and information needs of Geneseo, New York, since 1869

Providing cultural and literacy services to local children

Offering modern library services in an historical setting

Always changing, always improving

Hours

  • Monday-Thursday 10 am to 8:30 pm
  • Friday, 1:30 to 6 pm
  • Saturday, 10 to 3

For books & media in all 42 Pioneer Library System libraries

For eBooks, eAudio & the OverDrive app

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Holiday Closings

Closed Monday Dec 25 and Tuesday Dec 26

Crafting

with Cindy! Register for Weds Dec 13, 6:30 pm 

Christmas Open House

Thursday, Dec 14, 6:30 pm. Join us!

Trustees Meeting

Thurs Dec 14, 4:00 pm. Open to the public

Library News

Origami Club Jan 10

Wednesday, January 10, 2018 at 6:30 pm. For ages 5 and up, including adults, it's a free program with all materials provided. Sponsored by Friends of Wadsworth...

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Enhanced Reader Now Available for Loan

Merlin LCD enhanced vision monitor at Wadsworth Library For use by valid OWWL library card holders, this item must be checked out and returned to the circulation desk of the Wadsworth Library in Geneseo, New York. The Merlin helps people with low vision, macular...

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Upcoming Events

Dec
13
Wed
Toddler Tales
Dec 13 @ 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.

Preschool Storytime
Dec 13 @ 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.

Crafting with Cindy – Holiday Decorations
Dec 13 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Crafting with Cindy — let Cindy Costa show you how to make lovely holiday decorations, starting with a book and turning it into an angel, or a Christmas tree. 

Dec
14
Thu
Library Board of Trustees Monthly Meeting
Dec 14 @ 4:00 pm – 6:30 pm

The Wadsworth Library Board of Trustees usually meets the second Thursday of each month except August. (Note that the November 2017 meeting is Thursday the 16th).

Meetings start at 4:00 pm in the lower-level community room and are open to the public.

Board of Trustees

Tom Whitmore, President
Gretchen Zenner, Vice-President
Carolyn Meisel, Secretary
Michael DaBramo, Trustee
Shelton Pitney, Trustee
Marcia Podhorecki, Trustee
Mark Sullivan, Trustee

wadsworth-faviconFor more information about the Board and the Library

Christmas Open House
Dec 14 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

A fun family event!

Dec
18
Mon
Knitting Group
Dec 18 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

 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 LibraryFriends of Wadsworth Library  

Dec
19
Tue
Books & Babies
Dec 19 @ 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 plays, songs, stories and nursery rhymes. Registration begins September 1st.

Preschool Storytime
Dec 19 @ 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.

Dec
20
Wed
Toddler Tales
Dec 20 @ 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.

Preschool Storytime
Dec 20 @ 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.