Holiday Book Sale Continues Saturdays Through December 13

The holiday shopping season is upon us again and the elves have been busy stocking the bookshelves in the Book Sale Room at the Hudson Area Library for the annual Holiday Book Sale.

holiday book saleThe Friends of the Hudson Area Library invite you to their special Holiday Sale, held each Saturday through December 13 from 10am-1pm. This Holiday Sale is the perfect opportunity to give generous gifts that will bring the joy of reading to everyone on your list, at a price to fit your budget.
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Art Book Sale this Friday and Saturday

Art Book SaleArt enthusiasts—picture this! Bargains abound at the Third Annual Art Book Sale, taking place for three days during Hudson’s ArtsWalk 2014.

This specialty book sale will be held in the Book Sale Room in the Hudson Library, started Saturday, October 4 and continues this weekend on Friday, October 10th and Saturday, October 11th from 10 til 2pm. The Book Sale Room and special Art Book Sale are sponsored by the Friends of the Hudson Area Library.

Featured will be hundreds of books on art, graphic design, crafts, photography, architecture and interior design, as well as titles on art history, artist’s monographs, biographies and various art techniques (watercolor, pastels, collage, etc.). Hardcovers, paperbacks, catalogues, magazines and coffee table books will be offered, all priced to sell.
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Back To School Book Sale!

photoThis Saturday, August 23 and next, August 30th, the Friends are offering a special Back To School Book Sale from 10am-1pm. A perfect opportunity for teachers, parents, and of course, kids, to stock up on fun books for reading and learning!

Now that summer is almost over and the kids will be going back to school, books for classrooms and home bookshelves need to be replenished and the Book Sale Room has something for everyone, from toddlers to teens.

All kids books are specially priced to encourage reading throughout the year. There are thousands of titles to choose from, including picture books, early reader books, non-fiction books, chapter books and a large selection of young adult titles as well. Within those categories are a variety of topics, including adventure, classics, fairy tales, fantasy, fiction, history, humor, nature, science, sports, and much more in many formats–board books for the little ones, hardcovers and paperbacks, as well as a large selection of kids movies and music too!
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The Joy of Cook Books, Fresh This Season!

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Back by popular demand— the Friends of the Hudson Area Library Cook Book Sale is coming to the Hudson Farmer’s Market on Saturday, August 9th from 9:30 til 1pm.

Whether you’re looking to expand your kitchen’s library, improve your skills, or just try out some new recipes with great fresh ingredients, this special sale will offer an eclectic collection of vintage, new, and used cook books in many categories. Included will be titles for gourmet, quick meals and menus, summer barbecues and grilling, entertaining and ethnic cuisines. There will be hundreds of titles and food groups to choose from, including appetizers, salads, meats, seafood, vegetables, desserts and more! All books will be offered at very low discount prices for this mouth-watering sale.
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Fourth Annual Super Summer Kid’s Book Sale, now with Vintage Children’s Books Too!

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Hey Kids! Come to the best ever Super Summer Kids Book Sale and find great books for vacation reading fun, books for school or your special interest or subject.

The Friends of the Hudson Area Library are offering thousands of kids’ books at bargain prices for two days so that kids from everywhere can have the opportunity to own great books at low cost. This is the perfect opportunity to bring the kids to the library, have some fun and stock up on great books to encourage reading throughout the summer!

This special sale will be held on Friday, August 1st and Saturday, August 2nd in the Book Sale Room from 10am until 2pm each day. In addition, there will be story time, crafts, games and activities in the Children’s Room in the library both days.

Besides the thousands of titles to choose from for every level reader, from toddlers to teens, a new feature this year will be a special selection of vintage children’s books. Great books from past times, these collector’s items are priced to sell and go fast!

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Friends Colossal Cook Book Sale, Friday April 4th and Saturday April 5th

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Are you a foodie? Love to cook and entertain with all the bounty that the Hudson Valley offers? Wait no more– the Friends of the Hudson Area Library is celebrating spring with one of the best and biggest book sales of the year–Cookbooks!

Whether you’re looking to expand your kitchen’s library, improve your skills, or just try out some new recipes, this Colossal Cookbook Sale is THE place to get started this spring.

The Friends will offer hundreds of cookbooks for sale on Friday April 4th from 1 to 4pm and Saturday, April 5th from 10 to 2pm in the Book Sale Room at the Hudson Area Library, 400 State Street, Hudson.

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The Friends Holiday Book Sale Continues through December 14!

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What makes a better gift than a great book?

The Friends Holiday Book Sale continues the first two Saturdays in December, the 7th and 14th from 10am til 1pm and presents the perfect opportunity to give generous gifts that will bring the joy of reading to everyone on your list, at a price to fit your budget!

The sale offers many new and gently used books, all carefully chosen, sorted and displayed for easy browsing. There are also many vintage, collectable and specialty books in a multitude of categories, all affordably priced.

Our elves will be adding new books to replenish the shelves, so be sure to stop in often and discover new selections. Happy shopping, and see you in the Book Sale Room!

Please note: The Book Sale Room will be closed December 20th and 27th 

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Cookbooks at the Farmers Market: Saturday, September 14th

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Mark your calendars—the last cookbook sale of the season will be on Saturday, September 14th from 10am-1pm under the Book Tent at the Hudson Farmers Market. The Market is located at 6th and Columbia Street in the municipal parking lot, rain or shine. With hundreds of cookbooks on a wide range of topics, you’ll be sure to find a book (or two!) of recipes and ideas to whet your appetite. Included in this terrific offering are books on appetizers, main courses, meats and poultry, entertaining, desserts and more. And of course, books on seasonal market fruits and vegetables–everything from apples to zucchini! So come browse this great selection of new, used and vintage cookbooks and start cooking.

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