News

An Introduction to Essential Oils

with Laura Valentino Thursday, April 21, at 7:00 pm What are essential oils? Where do they come from? What are they used for? Are they safe? What are their benefits? All of these questions and more will be answered! Join us to discuss, share, smell, and learn more...

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Elevator Installation Brings Changes

Construction has begun on the Library's new elevator! --Parking will be unavailable behind the library. Patrons may park at Christ Community Church (next door), at Geneseo Central Presbyterian (across the street), or at the Livingston County Historical Museum (30...

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Library state aid funding success

Wadsworth Library and other public libraries in New York State are pleased to announce funding in the amount of $95.6 million in aid in the new state budget. The New York Library Association’s Mike Neppl describes state aid needs for public...

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Mango Languages – Learn Online via OWWL

Learn practical language skills using this fun and engaging online software--for free! Start at Pioneer Library System's link for Mango Languages and then try Spanish, Pirate, Malay, Greek, and many...

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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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Quiz Night Nov 6 benefits Library & LCHS

Friends and Livingston County Historical Society invite you to a Quiz Night fundraiser on Friday, November 6, at the Big Tree Inn in Geneseo. Buffet dinner (optional) at 6:00 pm, Quiz at 7:00 pm. Tickets &...

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The Secret World of Spiders – Friday, October 9

Join us for the "Secret World of Spiders" on Friday, October 9, from 2:00-3:00 pm. Despite their bad press, spiders are some of the most intriguing and beneficial animals sharing our planet. With the help of slides, preserved specimens, and visits with our live...

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Storytime Programs Cancelled 9/30

All Wednesday Storytime classes for September 30th have been CANCELLED. We just had a downpour in Geneseo that caused a drain to back up and the downstairs meeting room flooded.

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Shoulders to Stand On – October 7

A documentary that captures the stories, struggles and achievements of LGBT pioneers who made important sacrifices to make Rochester & upstate New York a better place to live for all families. Wednesday, October 7, at 6:30 pm in the Wadsworth Library meeting...

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Upcoming Events

Dec
18
Mon
4:00 pm Knitting Group
Knitting Group
Dec 18 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Knitting Group @ Wadsworth Library | Geneseo | New York | United States
 Beginners welcome! Interested yarn-crafters of all ages and levels are invited to join us in the library’s downstairs community room (accessible by elevator).  Sponsored by Friends of Wadsworth Library  
Dec
19
Tue
10:00 am Books & Babies
Books & Babies
Dec 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[...]
10:45 am Preschool Storytime
Preschool Storytime
Dec 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.
Dec
20
Wed
10:00 am Toddler Tales
Toddler Tales
Dec 20 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Toddler Tales @ Wadsworth Library | Geneseo | New York | United States
A variety of stories are combined with songs, rhymes, finger plays, crafts and free play. This program is appropriate for children ages 2-3 years old. Registration required. Sign up begins September 1st.
11:00 am Preschool Storytime
Preschool Storytime
Dec 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 begins September 1st.