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


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.

From vintage cookbooks to classics that everyone should have–both new and gently used books will be offered at discounted prices.  

Included in this large selection are cookbooks for quick and easy meals, baking, gourmet recipes, entertaining and menu guides, as well as many ethnic cuisines. 

We know you love food and you can choose from categories to quell any hungering you may have for: soups, stews and casseroles, appetizers and hors d’oeuvres, pasta, meats and main dishes, seafood, vegetables and side dishes, desserts, and of course, beverages and libations to go with your meal. 

Hungry yet? Keep in mind that cookbooks make great gifts too. Whether it’s for the bride-to-be, the serious chef, the food lover or the occasional host on your list– you’ll be sure to find something for everyone you know.

In addition to this special sale, there are always thousands of titles to choose from in the Book Sale Room. There are books in over forty categories, including art, travel, gardening, poetry, memoir, history, classics, fiction, humor, sports and as always, hundreds of children’s books for all reading levels. Our inventory is the largest in the area! Movies, audio books, and music also available for discounted prices. 

The Friends of the Hudson Area Library is an advocacy and support group dedicated to the increasing public awareness, literacy, and services of the Library.

The Friends of the Hudson Area Library is a 501c(3) non-profit organization and proceeds from its fundraising go to the library for the acquisition of books and other media and for the development and delivery of the library’s services.

For more information about the Friends, including membership and volunteer opportunities, contact the library at 518.828.1792 or visit us on Facebook at Friends of the Hudson Area Library and Like us.