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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Borrow an Empire Pass

Enjoy the colors of fall and go sightseeing throughout New York with free access to NY State Parks! Borrow an Empire Pass from Wadsworth Library for one week—get free day-use vehicle entry to most NY State Parks & DEC facilities. Ask us about it now! Made possible...

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Language Learning via Mango

A great online resource available to all library card holders. Choose a language and go online to learn! Practical language skills with access to over 60 languages, as well as English as a Second Language. Plus foreign language films for learning from the library,...

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Enhanced Reader Now Available for Loan

Merlin LCD enhanced vision monitor at Wadsworth Library For use by valid OWWL library card holders, this item must be checked out and returned to the circulation desk of the Wadsworth Library in Geneseo, New York. The Merlin helps people with low vision, macular...

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Friends Needs Volunteers

Could you be a member of the Friends executive committee? Could you deliver library materials to a patron's home? Could you tutor a person who needs help with computers? Friends of Wadsworth Library is looking for volunteers! Contact Friends or the...

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Congratulations, Patty!

This year's recipient of the Ludlum-Holroyd Service Award is Ms. Patty Mothersell, who has been a volunteer at Wadsworth Library in Geneseo, NY for 45 years! Congratulations, Patty, and many thanks for your service! The Ludlum-Holroyd Service Award is given by the...

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Upcoming Events

Apr
4
Sat
10:15 am Wadsworth Writers
Wadsworth Writers
Apr 4 @ 10:15 am – 12:30 pm
Wadsworth Writers @ Wadsworth Library
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[...]
Apr
6
Mon
4:00 pm Knitting Group
Knitting Group
Apr 6 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Knitting Group @ Wadsworth Library | Geneseo | New York | United States
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 Library[...]
6:00 pm Tech Tutor Help
Tech Tutor Help
Apr 6 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Tech Tutor Help @ Wadsworth Library
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[...]
Apr
7
Tue
5:30 pm Friends Executive Committee Meeting
Friends Executive Committee Meeting
Apr 7 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Friends Executive Committee Meeting @ Wadsworth Library | Geneseo | New York | United States
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,[...]
Apr
9
Thu
4:00 pm Library Board of Trustees Monthl...
Library Board of Trustees Monthl...
Apr 9 @ 4:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Library Board of Trustees Monthly Meeting @ Wadsworth Library | Geneseo | New York | United States
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[...]
Apr
13
Mon
4:00 pm Knitting Group
Knitting Group
Apr 13 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Knitting Group @ Wadsworth Library | Geneseo | New York | United States
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 Library[...]
Apr
16
Thu
3:30 pm The Next Chapter
The Next Chapter
Apr 16 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
The Next Chapter @ Wadsworth Library
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.[...]
Apr
18
Sat
10:15 am Wadsworth Writers
Wadsworth Writers
Apr 18 @ 10:15 am – 12:30 pm
Wadsworth Writers @ Wadsworth Library
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[...]