Monday, February 27, 2012

Happy Birthday Dr. Seuss!

Thursday, March 1st from 6:30-7:30 p.m.

Join SUNY Geneseo's English Honor Society as we read tales from the wonderful world of Dr. Seuss! We'll read classics like There's a Wocket in My Pocket, If I Ran the Zoo, and Horton Hears a Who! We'll make our own crazy arts and crafts in celebration of Dr. Seuss and snacks will follow. Best for ages 4 and up (remember Dr. Seuss stories can be long :-)

Wednesday, February 8, 2012

GCS February Break

Monday, Feb. 20th 
Library CLOSED

Tuesday, Feb. 21st  
Wildlife Educators Coalition Presents: Rainforest Animals
2:00-3:00pm Ages 3+
Meet some unique animals ambassadors from the rainforest! Animal guests may include a talking cockatoo, a kinkaju, a spider monkey and/or various rainforest reptiles. Registration is not required. 

Wednesday, Feb. 22nd
Greta Garbage Puppet Show
2:00-3:00 pm Ages 3+
 Super star vocabulary words Reduce, Reuse & Recycle open up a world of stories with an entertaining look at the environment and garbage! Using storytelling, puppets and music Greta will entertain and educate her audience. Registration is not required. 

Thursday, February 23rd 
 Paws for Reading
Does your child need to practice their reading skills over the school break? Here's an opportunity to practice with a certified therapy dog who loves to listen to stories. Registration is required, please call to reserve your time slot.

Stuffed Animal Sleepover
Thursday, February 23rd
6:30-7:30 pm Ages 3-8
Bring your stuffed animal to the library for a special storytime. When the stories are done make your stuffed toy a name tag, tuck it in, and give it a kiss goodbye because its going to spend the night at the library. Return Friday afternoon (Feb. 24th anytime between 1:30 and 3:00 pm) to pick up your toy and watch a slide show of what they did while the library was closed! Registration is required, sign up today.

Thursday, February 2, 2012

Paws for Reading

On February 23rd from 2:00-3:00 pm we will be offering an exciting new program "Paws for Reading" at the Wadsworth Library!

Certified therapy dogs will be visiting the library and looking for children to share stories with them. If your child is a newly independent or reluctant reader (or loves reading and dogs!) we'd encourage you to sign up for a time slot and come spend some time reading to our canine friends!

Click here for complete program details. Sign-up today!

Wednesday, February 1, 2012

Food for Fines in February!

Monday, February 13th - Saturday, February 18th 2012
Bring in nonperishable goods and clear your fines away. Donation to dollar value is predetermined by the library. Expired food will not be accepted. 

1 non perishable food item = $1 toward your library fines!