Quick Calender of Library Events

Monday, November 24
Knitting at the Library 4:00 pm 
Wadsworth Library Book Club 
7 pm

Thursday, November 27
Thanksgiving Day - Library is CLOSED

Tuesday, December 2
NYS Citizen Preparedness 2:00 pm

Thursday, December 4
Geneseo Ecumenical Book Reviews 11:30

Wednesday, December 10
Origami Club 6:30 pm

Saturday, December 13
Lego Club 11:00 & 12:30

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Wadsworth Library Book Club

The Book Club meets at 7:00 pm on the last Monday of the month in the Wadsworth Library meeting room. It's open to everyone!

November 24 - Tell the Wolves I'm Home, by Carol Brunt. A coming-of-age story as a young girl deals with the death of a beloved uncle from AIDS and secrecy surrounding his homosexual lifestyle.

January 26 - The Goldfinch, by Donna Tartt. Pulitzer Prize-winner and literary novel with lessons about art and antiques accompanying elements of mystery and suspense.

February 23 - Defending Jacob, by William Landay. A fast-paced murder mystery and courtroom drama as a detective's son is charged with the murder of a classmate.

March 30 - The Age of Miracles, by Karen Thompson Walker. All of Rochester Reads selection for 2014 - A young girl comes of age while the slowing of the Earth's rotation is ending the world.

April 27 - The Devil in the White City, by Erik Larson. Intertwines the true tale of the efforts to design and build the 1893 World's Fair and the cunning serial killer who used the fair to lure his victims to their death.

May 18 (3rd Monday) - The Master Butcher's Singing Club, by Louise Eldrich. A German soldier returns home to marry his best friend's pregnant widow, then packs up his father's butcher knives and emigrates to America.

June 29 - Clara and Mr. Tiffany, by Susan Vreeland. A woman who worked for the Tiffany glass company struggles for recognition of her talents and contributions.

NYS Citizen Preparedness Training



Tuesday, December 2, at 2 pm

A comprehensive overview on how to prepare for natural & man-made disasters, and how to respond to and recover from them. Information on:
  • types of disasters
  • how to prepare as an individual, family, and neighbor
  • what to do in the midst of a disaster
  • what to add to your Personal Response kit
 

Geneseo Ecumenical Book Reviews 2014-2015

Open to Everyone! Held in Wadsworth Library Meeting Room.
Reviews begin at 12:00 pm, preceded by a bring-your-own-brown-bag-lunch at 11:30 am.

December 4 - Deep River. Author: Shusaku Endo. Reviewed by Dr. William Cook.

January 8 - Who Killed Classical Music? Maestros, Managers, and Corporate Politics. Author: Norman Lebrecht. Reviewed by James Willey.

February 5 - Birdmen: The Wright Brothers, Glenn Curtiss, and the Battle to Control the Skies . Author: Lawrence Goldstone. Reviewed by Ben Beagle.

March 5 - Book of Ages: The Life and Opinions of Jane Franklin. Author: Jill Lepore.  Reviewed by Fran and Gil Fleming.

April 2 - In the Shadow of Kinzua: The Seneca nation of indians since World War II (Iroquois and Their Neighbors). Author: Laurence M. Hauptman. Reviewed by David Parish.

May 7 - Al Capp: A Life to the Contrary. Author: Michael Schumacher and Denis Kitchen. Reviewed by Joe Kane. 

Parking is available at Central Presbyterian Church and Christ Community Church. (Parking permits are available in the library). An accessible entrance is located on Second Street.

Origami Club

Join us for folding fun at Origami Club on the second Wednesday of the month, 6:30 to 8 pm

  • Ages 5 and up
  • All materials provided




Wednesday, December 10
Wednesday, January 14
Wednesday, February 11
Wednesday, March 11
Wednesday, April 8
Wednesday, May 13
Wednesday, June 10

Lego Club

Lego Club meets the second Saturday of each month with
two 1-hour sessions each day, at 11:00 am and 12:30 pm
  • Ages 4 and up
  • Legos provided (no need to bring your own blocks)
  • Facilitated program with Rebecca Crocker


Saturday, December 13
Saturday, January 10
Saturday, February 14
Saturday, March 14
Saturday, April 11
Saturday, May 9
Saturday, June 13

Sponsored by Friends of Wadsworth Library