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Valentine’s Day Wreath-Making – February 3

Decorate a seasonal wreath with paint, beads, ribbons, and more on Monday, February 3 from 6-8 pm. Make a Valentine’s wreath for or with a special loved one. All materials provided. Space is limited. Registration begins January 3 by calling (585) 243-0440 or stopping...

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Crayon Drop Art – January 27

Patrons will make beautiful and unique crayon art by melting crayons on canvas at this workshop on Monday, January 27 from 6:30-8 pm. This program is best suited for adults. Space limited. Registration opens December 30. Sponsored by Friends of Wadsworth Library....

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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

Jan
24
Fri
10:00 am Winter Sensory Play Days
Winter Sensory Play Days
Jan 24 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Winter Sensory Play Days @ Wadsworth Library
Children of all abilities and ages need and benefit from sensory-based play. During this program children will move through different sensory stations with their caregiver. This program is open to any child birth to 5[...]
Jan
25
Sat
10:15 am Wadsworth Writers
Wadsworth Writers
Jan 25 @ 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[...]
1:00 pm Tax Update & Buying & Selling Ne...
Tax Update & Buying & Selling Ne...
Jan 25 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Tax Update & Buying & Selling New Homes in 2020 @ Wadsworth Library
Join Neeraj Shah Esq., MBA, CPA and David Browne, Licensed Real Estate Salesperson with Keller Williams Realty Greater Rochester, to better understand current tax laws and their effect on individuals and businesses. There will be[...]
Jan
27
Mon
4:00 pm Knitting Group
Knitting Group
Jan 27 @ 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[...]
6:30 pm Crayon Drop Art
Crayon Drop Art
Jan 27 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Crayon Drop Art @ Wadsworth Library
Patrons will make beautiful and unique crayon art by melting crayons on canvas. This program is best suited for adults. Space limited. Registration is required. Sponsored by Friends of Wadsworth Library. Please call the library[...]
Jan
28
Tue
10:00 am Books and Babies
Books and Babies
Jan 28 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Books and Babies @ Wadsworth Library
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,[...]
10:45 am Preschool Storytime I
Preschool Storytime I
Jan 28 @ 10:45 am – 11:15 am
Preschool Storytime I @ Wadsworth Library
Storytime is directed at children ages 3-5 and includes books, songs, poetry, finger plays, and crafts. Registration required.
Jan
29
Wed
10:00 am Toddler Tales
Toddler Tales
Jan 29 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Toddler Tales @ Wadsworth Library
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[...]