BLACC Exhibition: A Dialogue Across Generations: Making Connections through the BLACC Collection

Delve into the cultural, familial, economic, social, and religious history of Black people in the county through our exhibition of the 1980s Black Legacy Association of Columbia County (BLACC) Oral History Project collection. Curated by Tanya Jackson, founder of the annual Columbia County Juneteenth archival exhibit and celebration, Who We Be!, this exhibition is an […]

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BLACC Collection Exhibition: Youth Workshop (Saturday, March 9) & Educator Event (Saturday, March 23)

Youth Workshop: In connection with the BLACC Collection Exhibition, Curator Tanya Jackson will share clips from the BLACC Collection, followed by discussion that will creatively connect young people to the collection’s legacy. The workshop will then break into sessions with one taught by Nkoula Badila, which will focus on local home remedies, and the other,

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Bollywood Dance Classes (All Tuesdays in March)

Dance Bollywood with skilled instructor, Arobi! You will learn moves to trendy and iconic Bollywood songs in a fun, beginner-friendly environment. No experience required. Ages 12+. Date/Time: Tuesdays, March 5, 12, 19, and 26, 5:30 – 6:30pm Location: In person, Hudson Area Library Community Room Registration: Space is limited and registration is required. To register, email programs@hudsonarealibrary.org or call 518-828-1792

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March Early Literacy Giveaway/Marzo Obsequio De Alfabetización Temprana

This giveaway is intended for children ages birth to five and their caregivers. It includes a Spanish/English bilingual board book, Rain! / ¡Lluvia! by Linda Ashman, and fun activities for children and caregivers to do together. Pick-up begins: Friday, March 1 Pick-up location: Hudson Area Library Main Desk, while supplies last Este obsequio está destinado

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La Leche League (Wednesday, March 13)

Join La Leche League for these free meet-ups and support for nursing families. Whether you are pregnant, caring for a newborn, nursing, pumping, supplementing, weaning, or beyond – all are welcome! Dates/Times:  Wednesday, March 13, 4 – 5:30pm Location: In person, Hudson Area Library Community Room Registration: Visit “La Leche League Columbia Greene NY” on

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Movement & Music Storytime (Thursdays, through March 28)

Come and warm up this winter with songs, stories, and fun moves led by local musician, Abby Lappen, as we continue this joyful storytime. All are welcome! Date/Time: Thursdays, through March 28, 4 – 5pm (except for Thursday, March 14) Location: In person, Hudson Area Library Community Room Registration: Registration is appreciated, but not required. Email youth@hudsonarealibrary.org or call

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Art Pioneers: Women of Abstract Expressionism (Tuesday, March 19)

Celebrate women’s history as we discover the women who pioneered abstract art: Lee Krasner, Elaine DeKooning, Helen Frankenthaler, and others. Learn about their lives and their groundbreaking creativity in a presentation by Joyce Raimondo, Education Coordinator at the Pollock-Krasner House and Study Center and author of children’s art books. Following the presentation, Raimondo will virtually

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