Calendar of Events

Geneseo provides residents and visitors with a wide variety of activities that appeal to all ages and interests. Please browse through our many events, which we attempt to keep as current as possible. Our sister website, www.geneseony.org, contains schedules of governmental organizations and meetings.

If you would like to submit an event, click HERE.

Jan
28
Mon
Knitting Group @ Wadsworth Library
Jan 28 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

 

 

Interested yarn-crafters of all ages and levels are invited to join us in the library’s downstairs community room (accessible by elevator). Beginners are welcome and supplies and instruction are available.

 

 

 

 

Sponsored by Friends of Wadsworth Library

Feb
1
Fri
Panic / Anxiety Disorder Support Group @ Goodwill Community Center
Feb 1 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Meets on the first Friday of the month from 1-2 PM.
All ages are welcome.
The focus of the support and encouragement will be coping skills based on cognitive behavioral therapy.

Feb
4
Mon
Knitting Group @ Wadsworth Library
Feb 4 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

 

 

Interested yarn-crafters of all ages and levels are invited to join us in the library’s downstairs community room (accessible by elevator). Beginners are welcome and supplies and instruction are available.

 

 

 

 

Sponsored by Friends of Wadsworth Library

Women of Mystery Book Club @ Wadsworth Library
Feb 4 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

You are invited to our new Book Club, one that focuses on mysteries written by women authors and that feature a female protagonist. Join us on the first Monday of the month (except for December 10) for a look into the hidden, the covert, the obscure, and the very entertaining! Sponsored by Friends of Wadsworth Library and open to all!
• The book for Monday November 5 is A Monstrous Regiment of Women by Laurie R. King
• The featured author for Monday December 10 will be Joanne Fluke. Choose any book by her and make one of her featured recipes to bring and share!
• Upcoming reads are “Corrupted” by Lisa Scottoline (January 7), and “Senseless” by Mary Burton (February 4).

January 7 program is cancelled because of weather.

Feb
7
Thu
Ecumenical Book Review @ Wadsworth Library
Feb 7 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm

ebrScheduled Reviews
September 6: Aging Starts in Your Mind by Nofker Wolf; reviewers: Lucille & Joe Kane.
October 4: Killers of the Flower Moon, The Osage Murders and the Birth of the F.B.I. by David Grann; reviewer: the Rev. Tom Taylor
November 1: St. Francis of Assisi by Dr. Bill Cook; reviewer: Dr. Bill Cook
December 6: Educated: a Memoir by Tara Westover; reviewer: Deb Emerson
February 7: Scalia Speaks: Reflection on Law, Faith and Life Well Lived by Antonin Scalia, and edited by Christopher Scalia et al; reviewer: Fred Parker

Reviews are scheduled on the first Thursday of each month (no review in January) and are presented in the Community Room of Wadsworth Library (lower level).

• The program begins at Noon preceded by a brown bag lunch at 11:30.
• Host church provides cookies and coffee.

Feb
9
Sat
Creative Writing Workshop @ Wadsworth Library
Feb 9 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Creative Writing Workshop with Sabra Badratti
• Designed for adults
• Each participant will craft a short story.
• Begins on Saturday January 12
• Meets from 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
• Continues every other Saturday though March 23rd.

Note: Class size is limited to 10, so please pre-register at our service desk.

Feb
11
Mon
Knitting Group @ Wadsworth Library
Feb 11 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

 

 

Interested yarn-crafters of all ages and levels are invited to join us in the library’s downstairs community room (accessible by elevator). Beginners are welcome and supplies and instruction are available.

 

 

 

 

Sponsored by Friends of Wadsworth Library

Feb
12
Tue
Love and Lovers in Fairy Tales & Shakespeare @ Wadsworth Library
Feb 12 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

 

Storyteller Kelley Kucaba presents romantic themes from her favorite fairy tales and Shakespeare

 

Sponsored by Friends of Wadsworth Library

 

 

Feb
13
Wed
All-College Hour Speaker Series: Kala Stein @ MacVittie College Union Ballroom
Feb 13 @ 2:30 pm – 3:45 pm

All-College Hour is 2:30 -3:45 PM on Wednesdays.

2/13/2019 – Kala Stein
Kala Stein is an artist noted for innovative design, mold making and casting techniques primarily in porcelain. Her work explores dynamic systems and sustainable practices within the intersection of design, production, and the handmade.

Kala grew up in the Finger Lakes Region of NYS and received her MFA from the New York State College of Ceramics at Alfred University in 2009. She teaches internationally, produces art features for the hospitality industry and travels where her art takes her. Kala received a National Endowment for the Arts grant in 2017 for studio research at the Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD with her collective. She is the Director of Ceramics and the Arts at Sonoma Community Center, Sonoma, CA.

The mission of SUNY Geneseo is to combine a rigorous curriculum and a rich co-curricular life in order to create a learning-centered environment. It is this marriage of academics and campus life that has propelled Geneseo to be a nationally-recognized public liberal arts college.

The All-College Hour Speaker Series supports the College mission and embodies the principles of The Bringing Theory to Practice Project. The aim of the series is to provide integrative opportunities for the campus community to come together to engage in learning that promotes cognitive, emotional, and civic development. The topics of the series are intended to challenge thinking, spur self-reflection, encourage civil discourse, and promote social responsibility. The series is sponsored by Student and Campus Life. All sessions take place during the All-College Hour (2:30-3:45 PM).

 

Feb
20
Wed
Dollars & Sense @ Wadsworth Library
Feb 20 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Dollars & Sense is a new financial planning series meeting for four sessions on the third Wednesday of the month, from 6:30-7:30 pm.

January 16 – Health Care and Your Retirement
February 20 – Standing Guard: Protecting What You’ve Worked For
March 20 – Social Security: All You Questions Answered
April 17 – Tax Free Investing

All very timely, and no registration required.