Hours

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

Closings

  • The library will be closed on Tuesday, March 17 until further notice.

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Presenting interesting programs for interested audiences

Get Free Learning with Tech-Talk

Shared Results International is making their Tech-Talk content available for free! Learn more by clicking here.

 

Scistarter - Science we can do together

Check out this great resource for a variety of citizen science projects for all age groups, that you can do from home! Click here for more information.

Sesame Street in Communities

This website offers activities and tips for parents and caregivers. Click here for information.

Scholastic Learn at Home

Day by day projects to keep kids reading, thinking, and growing.

Library News

Wadsworth Library Construction Update

Wadsworth Library's Building Up for the Future expansion project is currently on hold due to COVID-19 restrictions. We are ready and anxious to get started, but our primary concern is everyone's health and safety. Prior to the shutdown of all construction projects,...

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Book drop is Closed

Attention library patrons! Wadsworth Library and the outside book drop are closed until further notice. Your due dates have been extended until April 20th. If any fines accrue, they will be forgiven. Please keep enjoying your materials. 

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Wadsworth Library closed March 17 until further notice

With concern high regarding safety and public health, Wadsworth Library takes social responsibility and our commitment very seriously to keeping our community healthy and safe. For that reason, Wadsworth Library will be closed on Tuesday, March 17 until further...

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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

Apr
4
Sat
Wadsworth Writers
Apr 4 @ 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!

Apr
6
Mon
Knitting Group
Apr 6 @ 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  

Tech Tutor Help
Apr 6 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Looking to become more comfortable with your computer, tablet, or smart phone? Get one-on-one tech help at the library. Sign-up now for a one-hour session by calling (585) 243-0440 or stop in the library. The tutor is available on Mondays from 6-8 pm. The dates are February 3, March 2, April 6, May 4, and June 1. This program is funded by a Workforce Development Grant from Pioneer Library System awarded to Livingston County Libraries.

Apr
7
Tue
Friends Executive Committee Meeting
Apr 7 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Meetings are held on the first Tuesday of each month and are open to the public–you are welcome to attend!

Current Executive Committee

  • Lisa Kime, President
  • Elizabeth Hoey, Vice-President
  • Brandon West, Secretary
  • John Linfoot, Treasurer
  • Lori Lacitignola, Membership
  • Jeff Thomas, Publicity
  • Felicisimo (Hop) Manapol, Fund-raising
  • Lisa Kime, Volunteer Coordinator

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Apr
9
Thu
Library Board of Trustees Monthly Meeting
Apr 9 @ 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. The April 9, 2020 meeting will be a virtual meeting. Please contact geneseolibrarydirector@owwl.org if you would like instructions on attending this meeting.

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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Apr
13
Mon
Knitting Group
Apr 13 @ 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  

Apr
16
Thu
The Next Chapter
Apr 16 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

A storytime event for the school age crowd! We meet one Thursday afternoon each month from 3:30-4:30 pm. We’ll enjoy picture books, chapter books, literacy, art, and science activities. Open to children in K-3rd grade. Registration is not required.

January 16 – Illustrator Focus: Mo Willems

February 20 – American Sign Language

March 19 – Fairytale Engineering

April 16 – Poetry

May 21 – Build & Blocks

Apr
18
Sat
Wadsworth Writers
Apr 18 @ 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!

Apr
20
Mon
Knitting Group
Apr 20 @ 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  

Apr
27
Mon
Knitting Group
Apr 27 @ 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