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Program Description: Shared reading, arts & crafts, games, free play, homework help, and more for children during out-of-school hours. With children’s librarian Janice Scali, children’s library assistant Kathy Parchuck, and AmeriCorps worker Rajmina Chowdhury.
Date/Time: Monday-Friday, 3-5pm and Saturday 12-3pm
Audience: Children of all ages and their families. No registration required.
Photo Credit: JD Urban
Program Description: Arts educator, writer, director, and performer Pamela Badila reads and tells traditional stories from around the world, with music and performance and a related craft.
Date/Time: 1st and 3rd Saturdays, 11am-12pm
Audience: Children of all ages and families. Continue reading
Update: We are closed Tuesday, December 3 due to inclement weather. Stay safe and warm!
This just in: The Hudson Area Library joins the festivities of Hudson’s Winter Walk 2019 sponsored by Hudson Hall, Saturday, December 7, 5-8pm, with a space at 538 Warren Street! The library’s History Room will have a window display featuring photos by Howard Gibson of the holidays in Hudson from years past. In addition we will have other historic photographs on display and full size copies of our 1881 and 1923 bird’s eye view maps of Hudson. Our local history researchers will be on hand to answer questions and discuss our resources. And, the History Room, will have notecards and framed and unframed giclèe copies of the Hudson maps for sale as well as rare local history books.
Emily Chameides, Library Director, commented, “We’re excited to take part in this beloved community event and we are particularly proud to have the wonderful resources of our History Room celebrated through our participation.”
We particularly want to thank Dina Palin of Houlihan Lawrence, Inc. and the owners of 538 Warren for their generous loan of this space.
UPDATE: Our trip to The Snow Queen is cancelled but the show will go on at Ancram Opera House. Sorry for any inconvenience.
Program Description: The library and the City of Hudson Senior Center are providing free transportation to the Ancram Opera House for its production of The Snow Queen. Ancram Opera House is generously providing all attendees with deeply discounted tickets ($5) for this inaugural cultural trip. The van is provided by the City of Hudson Youth Department.
Date/Time: Sunday, December 8. Depart from library at 1pm. Performance begins at 2pm.
Audience/Registration: This staged concert is for adults and younger audiences, ages 9 and up. Attendees will meet at the library/senior center at 1pm. There are a limited number of seats available, so registration is on a first come/first serve basis. To register please email email@example.com, visit the main desk at the library, or call 518-828-1792 x101. Continue reading
Program Description: The library and the City of Hudson Senior Center are hosting a workshop in our healthy living series sponsored by The Alzheimer’s Association of Northeastern New York State: Understanding and Responding to Dementia-related Behavior.
Date/Time: Wednesday, December 4, 5-6pm
Audience/Registration: Registration is encouraged. To register call Sierra at 518-867-4999 x1691 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. This program will be held in the library’s community room, which is wheelchair accessible. Continue reading
The library will close at 5pm on Wednesday, November 27 and remain closed Thursday and Friday for Thanksgiving. We will be open regular hours Monday and Tuesday and over the weekend. We wish everyone a safe and happy holiday!
Also, be sure to stop by and see us this weekend at Basilica Farm & Flea Holiday Market.