Keeping an edge through reading: Summer reading keeps kids' skills sharp

Posted August 19, 2017 in News Article

By EMILY CANNING-DEAN, Wadsworth Post editorWADSWORTH – Children who avoid reading throughout the summer can experience detrimental effects when it comes to their education.“Research shows that children who don’t actively read for three months can... read more

Foundation donates more than $100K to Library

Posted April 04, 2017 in News Article

By EMILY CANNING-DEAN, Wadsworth Post editorWADSWORTH – Thanks to a generous donation from the Wadsworth Public Library Foundation, the folks at the Wadsworth Public Library will soon be able to move forward with improvement to... read more

State Library of Ohio Statement on the Impact of President’s Proposed Budget on Library Services

Posted March 20, 2017 in Press Release

March 17, 2017 The White House has released its new budget blueprint, an advisory document that proposes increases in spending to military programs and national security, coupled with major decreases to—or the complete elimination of—many programs... read more

Friends have new space for book sale by Emily Canning-Dean

Posted October 02, 2016 in News Article

WADSWORTH – A new location for the Friends of the Wadsworth Public Library semi-annual book sale is expected to benefit customers and volunteers alike... read full story. read more

WPL Board seeks applicants for open Trustee position

Posted September 20, 2016 in Press Release

For immediate release: September 20, 2016 Contact: Daniel Slife (330) 335-1299 | The Wadsworth Public Library Board of Trustees is seeking a candidate to fill a position on the board that will become vacant after December... read more