Hours

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

Closings

  • The library will be closed Monday October 14 in observance of Columbus Day

Instantly borrow digital movies, music, eBooks and more, 24/7 with your library card.        

 

Welcoming you as we serve the cultural and information needs of Geneseo, New York

Providing cultural and literacy services to local children

Offering modern library services in an historical setting

Presenting interesting programs for interested audiences

Pumpkin Painting

Saturday, October 19 from 10:30-11:30 am. Pumpkins will be provided. For children ages 4 and up. Registration is required. 

Haunted Gingerbread Houses

Friday, October 11 from 2-3 pm. Open to students in 6th grade and up. Registration is required.

The Next Chapter

Thursday, October 24 from 3:30-4:30 pm. Storytime for the school age crowd! For children in K-3rd grade.

Wadsworth Library Book Club

Wednesday, October 23 at 7 pm. Featured book is Small Great Things by Jodi Piccoult.

 

Library News

Coding for Kids – November 2, 9 & 16

Learn Python with students from SUNY Geneseo's Programming and Data Science Club & Education Department. These coding workshops will be held on Saturdays, November 2, 9 & 16 from 12:30-2:30 pm. For children ages 7 and up. Please bring a laptop if you own one....

read more

Meet the Author: William Daniel – November 4

Father William Daniel from Saint Michael's Church will visit the library on Monday, November 4 at 6:30 pm for a reading of his new book, Inhabited by Grace: The Way of Incarnate Love. He will also answer questions and sign copies. There will be books available for...

read more

Upcoming Events

Oct
15
Tue
Books and Babies
Oct 15 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am

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 required.

Preschool Storytime
Oct 15 @ 10:45 am – 11:15 am

Storytime is directed at children ages 3-5 and includes books, songs, poetry, finger plays, and crafts. Registration required.

Oct
16
Wed
Toddler Tales
Oct 16 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am

The Toddler Tales program is a blend of Books & Babies and Preschool Storytime activities. 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.

Preschool Storytime
Oct 16 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am

Storytime is directed at children ages 3-5 and includes books, songs, poetry, finger plays, and crafts. Registration required.

Oct
19
Sat
Wadsworth Writers
Oct 19 @ 10:15 am – 12:30 pm

Do you have a passion for writing and enjoy sharing with others? Join us for this special writing group at Wadsworth Library. Participants will write and share memoirs, poetry, or original stories with a supportive learning community of fellow writers. Workshops are held every other Saturday of the month from 10:15 am – 12:30 pm. This program is best for adults. Registration required! Space is limited!

Pumpkin Painting
Oct 19 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Pumpkins will be provided but dress for a mess! Recommended for children ages 4 and up. Registration is required. Space is limited.

Oct
21
Mon
Knitting Group
Oct 21 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

Interested yarn-crafters of all ages and levels are invited to join us in the library’s downstairs community room (accessible by elevator). Beginners are welcome and supplies and instruction are available.

Sponsored by Friends of Wadsworth LibraryFriends of Wadsworth Library  

Wadsworth Banned Books to Movie Series
Oct 21 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

The Library will celebrate Banned Books Week this month (September 22-28) with the start of a new series titled, “Wadsworth Library Banned Book to Movie Series”. The first book in the series will be The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald. Participants can sign-up now, read the book during the month of September and then there will be a showing of the movie on Monday, October 21 at 6 p.m. The series will continue through the fall with participants reading the novels Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury and The Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky.


 

Oct
22
Tue
Books and Babies
Oct 22 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am

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 required.

Preschool Storytime
Oct 22 @ 10:45 am – 11:15 am

Storytime is directed at children ages 3-5 and includes books, songs, poetry, finger plays, and crafts. Registration required.