News

Food for Fines – February 19-23

For each can or box of non-perishable food you donate, we will take $1.00 off your fines (but not off lost or damaged library items). All canned/boxed items will be delivered to the Geneseo/Groveland Emergency Food Pantry. No expired food or glass jars,...

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Phone Issues

We are continuing to have issues with our phone system. Calls received from cell phones are getting through, calls received from landlines are not 😕We're continuing to work with our telephone provider and hope to have the issue resolved soon. We apologize for the...

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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

Feb
16
Sat
10:30 am Biblio-Bop Dance Party
Biblio-Bop Dance Party
Feb 16 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
Biblio-Bop Dance Party @ Wadsworth Library
If your kids love to dance, don’t miss Biblio-Bop! We’ll be hopping and bopping to music using bells, shakers, and scarves to enhance the fun. Registration is not required. Best for children ages 3-8 years[...]
Feb
19
Tue
10:00 am Books & Babies
Books & Babies
Feb 19 @ 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
Feb 19 @ 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.
2:00 pm Two Herons Drum Circle
Two Herons Drum Circle
Feb 19 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Two Herons Drum Circle @ Wadsworth Library
Come have fun with drums! 2HDC will provide drums and lead participants through rhythm games, jams and activities, while teaching participants how to play and be creative with hand percussion. Registration is not required. Best[...]
Feb
20
Wed
10:00 am Toddler Tales
Toddler Tales
Feb 20 @ 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
Feb 20 @ 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.
2:00 pm Raptors on the Road
Raptors on the Road
Feb 20 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Raptors on the Road @ Wadsworth Library
Our guests will include four different birds of prey. We will learn the natural history, biology and adaptations of these different birds. Registration is not required. Best for children ages 4 and up.