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 Tuesday, December 24 and Wednesday, December 25 in observance of the Christmas holiday.
  • The library will close early at 5 pm on Tuesday, December 31 and will be closed on Wednesday, January 1 in observance of New Year’s Day.

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Providing cultural and literacy services to local children

Offering modern library services in an historical setting

Presenting interesting programs for interested audiences

Book Club

Wednesday, December 18 at 7 pm. Featured book is The Clockmaker’s Daughter by Kate Morton. 

Noon Year's Eve

Tuesday, December 31 from 11 am-12:15 pm.  Get ready to welcome in 2020! We’ll enjoy New Year’s festivities. For children ages 4 & up.

Origami Club

Wednesday, December 11 from 6:30-8 pm. Join us for folding fun! For ages 5 & up!

Wadsworth Writers

Saturday, December 28 from 10:15 am-12:30 pm. Calling all writers! Sign-up for this special writing workshop. Space is limited!

 

Library News

Make an Ugly Christmas Shirt – December 11

No holiday season is complete without an ugly Christmas sweater party. Instead of making an ugly Christmas sweater patrons can get creative and make an ugly Christmas shirt at this workshop on Wednesday, December 11 from 6:30-8 pm. All materials included. Space is...

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Christmas Open House – December 19

Bring the family and join us for this special holiday event at the library at 6:30 pm. There will be ornament making, photos with Santa and Mrs. Claus, live music, and refreshments. Sponsored by Friends of Wadsworth Library. For more information please contact the...

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Wadsworth Library Building Up for the Future

Wadsworth Library is launching a capital campaign as we prepare to Build Up for the Future. This project will add a second floor in the 1996 addition to the library. This will become the children's library, roughly tripling the space available for Children's Services....

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Upcoming Events

Dec
11
Wed
Make an Ugly Christmas Shirt
Dec 11 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

No holiday season is complete without an ugly Christmas sweater party. Instead of making an ugly Christmas sweater patrons can get creative and make an ugly Christmas shirt! All materials included. Space is limited. Registration will begin Friday, November 1. Please call the library at (585) 243-0440 or stop in to register for programs. Sponsored by Friends of Wadsworth Library.

Origami Club
Dec 11 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

origamiJoin us for folding fun at Origami Club! Ages 5 and up, including adults! All materials provided. It’s at 6:30 pm on the second Wednesday of each month September through June (no meeting in December)

Sponsored by Friends of Wadsworth Library Friends of Wadsworth Library

Dec
12
Thu
Library Board of Trustees Monthly Meeting
Dec 12 @ 4:00 pm – 6:30 pm

The Wadsworth Library Board of Trustees meets the second Thursday of each month. Meetings start at 4:00 pm in the lower-level community room and are open to the public.
Board Members
Michael DaBramo, President
Tom Whitmore, Vice-President
Julie Brocklehurst-Woods, Secretary
Geoff Clough, Trustee
Carolyn Meisel, Trustee
Marcia Podhorecki, Trustee
Mark Sullivan, Trustee
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Dec
14
Sat
Wadsworth Writers
Dec 14 @ 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!

Dec
16
Mon
Knitting Group
Dec 16 @ 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 Library Banned Books to Movie Series
Dec 16 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

The last book in the series will be The Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky. Participants can sign-up now, read the book during the month of November and then there will be a showing of the movie on Monday, December 16 at 6 p.m.

Dec
17
Tue
Books and Babies
Dec 17 @ 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
Dec 17 @ 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.

Dec
18
Wed
Toddler Tales
Dec 18 @ 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
Dec 18 @ 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.