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Make an Ugly Christmas Shirt – December 11

No holiday season is complete without an ugly Christmas sweater party. Instead of making an ugly Christmas sweater patrons can get creative and make an ugly Christmas shirt at this workshop on Wednesday, December 11 from 6:30-8 pm. All materials included. Space is...

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Christmas Open House – December 19

Bring the family and join us for this special holiday event at the library at 6:30 pm. There will be ornament making, photos with Santa and Mrs. Claus, live music, and refreshments. Sponsored by Friends of Wadsworth Library. For more information please contact the...

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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

Dec
11
Wed
6:30 pm Make an Ugly Christmas Shirt
Make an Ugly Christmas Shirt
Dec 11 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Make an Ugly Christmas Shirt @ Wadsworth Library
No holiday season is complete without an ugly Christmas sweater party. Instead of making an ugly Christmas sweater patrons can get creative and make an ugly Christmas shirt! All materials included. Space is limited. Registration[...]
6:30 pm Origami Club
Origami Club
Dec 11 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Origami Club @ Wadsworth Library | Geneseo | New York | United States
Join us for folding fun at Origami Club! Ages 5 and up, including adults! All materials provided. It’s at 6:30 pm on the second Wednesday of each month September through June (no meeting in December)[...]
Dec
12
Thu
4:00 pm Library Board of Trustees Monthl...
Library Board of Trustees Monthl...
Dec 12 @ 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. Board Members Michael DaBramo, President Tom Whitmore,[...]
Dec
14
Sat
10:15 am Wadsworth Writers
Wadsworth Writers
Dec 14 @ 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[...]
Dec
16
Mon
4:00 pm Knitting Group
Knitting Group
Dec 16 @ 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 Wadsworth Library Banned Books t...
Wadsworth Library Banned Books t...
Dec 16 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Wadsworth Library Banned Books to Movie Series @ Wadsworth Library
The last book in the series will be The Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky. Participants can sign-up now, read the book during the month of November and then there will be a[...]
Dec
17
Tue
10:00 am Books and Babies
Books and Babies
Dec 17 @ 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
Preschool Storytime
Dec 17 @ 10:45 am – 11:15 am
Preschool Storytime @ Wadsworth Library
Storytime is directed at children ages 3-5 and includes books, songs, poetry, finger plays, and crafts. Registration required.