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Library News

Book Club August 22, 7:00 pm

Wadsworth Library Book Club, in the Library's meeting room. The Immortalists by Chloe Benjamin, on Wednesday August 22 at 7:00 pm. Everyone welcome!   Sponsored by Friends of Wadsworth...

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A Tasha Tudor Birthday Party Aug 28

Join us to celebrate artist/author Tasha Tudor's life and career, with conversation about her books and a showing of the documentary video, Take Joy. Hosted by Vernice Platt on Tuesday, August 28, from 2:00 to 4:00 pm. Free, and open to everyone.  Sponsored by Friends...

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Why Do We Explore Mars?

Dr. Nick Warner, geology professor at SUNY Geneseo, talks about new and exciting scientific findings concerning the red planet. Tuesday August 28 at 7:00 pm in the library meeting room. Another program in the Discovery Cafe series, and open to...

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Upcoming Events

Aug
20
Mon
Knitting Group
Aug 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  

Aug
22
Wed
My First Day of Kindergarten
Aug 22 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am

If you’re starting kindergarten this year, this program’s for you! Celebrate the first day of school with specially-selected stories and a craft. Registration begins June 1. Space is limited.

Wadsworth Library Book Club 2018
Aug 22 @ 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm

book-club 2015-2016Wadsworth Library Book Clubin the Library’s meeting room.
The Immortalists by Chloe Benjamin, on August 22
 at 7:00 pm. Everyone welcome! 

Sponsored by Friends of Wadsworth Library

Aug
23
Thu
Photography Boot Camp
Aug 23 @ 6:30 pm – 8:15 pm

Genesee Valley Photography Society is holding a one night “boot camp” to introduce the basic principles of photography. In addition to reviewing basic rules for exposure and composition, there will be a segment dedicated to smartphone photography, presented by outdoor photographer Dick Thomas. The event is open to all members of the public regardless of skill level or equipment.

Sponsored by Friends of Wadsworth Library

Aug
27
Mon
Knitting Group
Aug 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  

Aug
28
Tue
A Tasha Tudor Birthday Party
Aug 28 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

A celebration of artist/author Tasha Tudor’s life and career, with conversation about her books and a showing of the documentary video, Take Joy. Hosted by Vernice Platt.

Free–open to everyone!

Sponsored by Friends of Wadsworth Library  

Discovery Cafe – Why Do We Explore Mars?
Aug 28 @ 7:00 pm – 8:45 pm

Dr. Nick Warner, a geology professor at SUNY Geneseo, talks about new and exciting scientific findings involving the Geology of Mars 

Sep
3
Mon
Labor Day – Closed
Sep 3 all-day
Sep
4
Tue
Friends Executive Committee Meeting
Sep 4 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 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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Sep
6
Thu
Genesee Valley Photography Society
Sep 6 @ 6:30 pm – 8:15 pm

Advance your photography skills with the Genesee Valley Photography Society.  Meetings are the first and third Thursdays of the month.

Sponsored by Friends of Wadsworth Library