Quick Calender of Library Events

Monday, October 27 

Knitting at the Library  4:00 pm 
Wadsworth Library Book Club  7:00 pm

Tuesday, October 28
Travel around the World at the Library Series
Mary Lester, Celtic Music 6:30 pm

Friday, October 31
Halloween - Library closes at 5:00 pm

Tuesday, November 4
Travel around the World at the Library Series
Glenn McClure, Caribbean Music 6:30 pm
 
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Mary Lester - Travel around the World at the Library Series

Mary Lester - Celtic Music
Tuesday, October 28
6:30 pm

Mary Lester is a Celtic-style harper and singer from Hemlock.
She has played at a variety of Irish and Scottish events in the States and Canada, where her music touches the eternal qualities of joy, love and sorrow with songs of magic and legend.
Since 1985 Mary has researched and sought out the melodies of Ireland and Scotland, enriching her knowledge at harp and vocal workshops in the U.S. and British Isles.
 Sponsored by Friends of Wadsworth Library 

This project is made possible with funds from the Decentralization Program, a regrant program of the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Council on the Arts and administered by Livingston Arts, home of The Genesee Valley Council on the Arts.



 



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!

October 27 - The Space between Us, by Thrity Umrigar. Examines the class divide in Bombay (Mumbai) though the relationship of a mistress and her servant.

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.



Glenn McClure - Travel around the World at the Library Series



Glenn McClure - Caribbean Music
Tuesday, November 4, 6:30 pm 

Glenn McClure’s musical compositions have enjoyed a wide audience in the U.S. He is interested in mixing classical with ethnic music traditions and in using non-traditional languages and music styles from many world cultures.


This concert features music influenced by warm Caribbean rhythms and the sunny harmonies of the steel drum.

 Sponsored by Friends of Wadsworth Library 

This project is made possible with funds from the Decentralization Program, a regrant program of the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Council on the Arts and administered by Livingston Arts, home of The Genesee Valley Council on the Arts.


Origami Club

Join us at Origami Club on the second Wednesday of the month, 6:30 - 8:00 pm

  • Ages 5 and up
  • All materials provided

 Wednesday, November 12
Wednesday, December 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 (please do not bring your own blocks)
  • Facilitated program with Rebecca Crocker


Saturday, November 8
Saturday, December 13

Sponsored by Friends of Wadsworth Library