Hours

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

Open Today!

  • The library is open 1:30 – 6:00 pm Friday November 16

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

Summer Reading Fun for Kids Every Year

Participating with area fundraising

Discovery Cafe

What DNA Tells Us About History, Tuesday Nov 27 at 7 pm

Thanksgiving

Closing Wednesday Nov 21 at 5pm and all day Thursday Nov 22

Library News

The Making of “Fairhaven”

Local author Geoff Clough introduces his new book, Fairhaven, and talks about the writing and publishing process. Saturday November 17 at 1:30 pm; for adults and families. Sponsored by Friends of Wadsworth...

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Music Nov 20 at 6:30 pm

It's "Tuesday at Wadsworth"! Howard and Cher Appell provide music for your listening pleasure on the library's main floor. This couple, also known as The Chercroppers, have a happy homegrown style on guitar, banjo, mandolin, and harmonica. Drop in and enjoy! This...

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Upcoming Events

Nov
19
Mon
Knitting Group
Nov 19 @ 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  

Nov
20
Tue
Music by Howard & Cher Appell
Nov 20 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

It’s “Tuesdays at Wadsworth”! Howard and Cher Appell provide music for your listening pleasure on the library’s main floor. This couple, also known as The Chercroppers, have a happy homegrown style on guitar, banjo, mandolin, and harmonica. Drop in and enjoy!

Sponsored by Friends of Wadsworth Library

This project is made possible with funds from the Decentralization Program, a regrant program of the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Coumo and the New York State Legislature and administered by the Genesee Valley Council on the Arts at the Livingston Arts Center, a member supported organization.

Nov
21
Wed
Library Closes at 5:00 pm
Nov 21 @ 5:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Nov
22
Thu
Thanksgiving Day – Closed
Nov 22 all-day
Nov
26
Mon
Knitting Group
Nov 26 @ 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  

Nov
27
Tue
ROC the Day! Donate online to Wadsworth Library today!
Nov 27 all-day

It’s a day of giving that includes Wadsworth Library…go to ROCtheDay.org/WadsworthLibrary today!

Books & Babies
Nov 27 @ 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
Nov 27 @ 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.

Discovery Cafe – What DNA Tells Us about History
Nov 27 @ 7:00 pm – 8:45 pm

SUNY Geneseo’s Dr. Wendy Pogozelski, Distinguished Teaching Professor of Chemistry, presents exciting information on recent findings in human genetics. This is a great chance to have a face-to-face interaction with a scientist and to find out more about her research!

Nov
28
Wed
Toddler Tales
Nov 28 @ 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.