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Stocking-Stuffer Book Sale Dec 8

Just in time for the holidays! Choose a bagful of used books and audio/visuals and pay only $5! It's on Saturday, December 8 from from 10:00 am to 2:30 pm in our lower level basement. Sponsored by Friends of Wadsworth...

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Women of Mystery Book Club

You are invited to our new Book Club, one that focuses on mysteries written by women authors and that feature a female protagonist. Join us for a look into the hidden, the covert, the obscure, and the very entertaining! For Monday, December 10 at 6:30 pm, choose a...

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Creative Writing Workshop 2019

The library is hosting a series of six creative writing classes for adults, with the goal of having each workshop participant craft his or her own short story. Our presenter/guide is Sabra Bedratti. Classes meet on Saturdays, January 12 & 26, February 9 & 23, and...

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Health Care and Your Retirement

Health Care and Your Retirement presented by Leann Hill, Wednesday January 16 from 6:30 to 7:30 pm. Part of the Dollars & Sense series of workshops addressing financial planning for individuals and families. No registration required. Join us! Sponsored by Friends of...

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2000+ Opera CDs added to collection

Wadsworth Library announces the addition of over 2000 music CDs to its collection. These are mostly opera and voice recital CDs that were donated to the library by the estate of former local resident Ken Deutsch. Anyone interested in the collection can see what's...

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Borrow an Empire Pass

For Fall touring and leaf-peeping--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 by funding from Friends of Wadsworth...

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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
10
Mon
4:00 pm Knitting Group
Knitting Group
Dec 10 @ 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 Women of Mystery Book Club
Women of Mystery Book Club
Dec 10 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Women of Mystery Book Club @ Wadsworth Library | Geneseo | New York | United States
You are invited to our new Book Club, one that focuses on mysteries written by women authors and that feature a female protagonist. Join us for a look into the hidden, the covert, the obscure,[...]
Dec
11
Tue
10:00 am Books & Babies
Books & Babies
Dec 11 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Books & Babies @ Wadsworth Library | Geneseo | New York | United States
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 11 @ 10:45 am – 11:15 am
Preschool Storytime @ Wadsworth Library | Geneseo | New York | United States
Storytime is directed at children ages 3-5 and includes books, songs, poetry, finger plays, and crafts. Registration required.
Dec
12
Wed
10:00 am Toddler Tales
Toddler Tales
Dec 12 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Toddler Tales @ Wadsworth Library | Geneseo | New York | United States
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[...]
11:00 am Preschool Storytime
Preschool Storytime
Dec 12 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Preschool Storytime @ Wadsworth Library | Geneseo | New York | United States
Storytime is directed at children ages 3-5 and includes books, songs, poetry, finger plays, and crafts. Registration required.
Dec
13
Thu
4:00 pm Library Board of Trustees Monthl...
Library Board of Trustees Monthl...
Dec 13 @ 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 Tom Whitmore, President Michael DaBramo,[...]
6:30 pm Christmas Open House
Christmas Open House
Dec 13 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Christmas Open House @ Wadsworth Library | Geneseo | New York | United States
Our annual fun family event, with live music, holiday crafts and refreshments, plus photos with Santa & Mrs. Claus! Free, registration not required–join us! Presented with the help of Friends of Wadsworth Library