It’s summer and that means the Hudson Farmers Market is in full swing, along with the Friends of the Hudson Area Library Cook Book Sale at the market! Stop by on Saturday, July 25th, from 9:30 til 1:00 for this opportunity to spice up your summer with fresh and fun recipes. Browse the great selection of vintage, new and gently used cookbooks under the Book Tent, all at great low prices.
Whether you’re looking to expand your kitchen’s library, improve your culinary skills, or just try out some new recipes with fresh ingredients, this special sale will include titles for gourmet, quick meals and menus, summer barbecues and picnics, entertaining and ethnic cuisines. There will be hundreds of interesting books to choose from, including appetizers, salads, meats, seafood, vegetables, desserts and more! Continue reading →
The warmer weather, fresh produce, and the Friends of the Hudson Area Library’s annual Colossal Cookbook Sale bring the opportunity to spice up your summer with fresh and fun recipes. Whether you’re looking to improve your skills, for fresh ideas for your picnic basket this season, or new recipes to entertain with, this sale is the place to get started! Foodies will delight in browsing the hundreds of cookbooks for sale on Friday, June 19 from 1 to 4pm and Saturday, June 20 from 10am to 2pm in the Book Sale Room at the Hudson Area Library, 400 State Street, Hudson. Continue reading →
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. Continue reading →
The Friends of the Hudson Area Library announces its special two-day Art Book Sale to be held on Friday, October 5th and Saturday, October 6th. This unique sale will take place at the Hudson Area Library Book Sale Room on Friday from 1pm until 4pm, and on Saturday from 10am until 3pm. The sale features a large selection of both hard and soft cover books on art, graphic design, photography, industrial design, architecture, and interior design, as well as many books on art history, artist’s monographs, crafts, techniques and artists biographies. All books will be offered at low discount prices for this special sale. Art books also make great gifts for the artists or enthusiasts on your holiday list, so be sure to not miss this wonderful opportunity to purchase great books at great prices!
“Open Book” by Daniel Region, archival inkjet print, 12’x9’
Also this weekend, check out “Open Book, an Open Photographic Exhibition”, on exhibit at the Library during open hours. Presented by the Friends of the Hudson Area Library and the Columbia County Photo Club, this exhibit features the work of sixteen members of the Columbia County Photo Club. Among the exhibited photographs are landscapes, flora, book studies and other still lifes by: Paul Abitabile, Bridget Arnold, C.C.Bailey, Ken Bovat, Ralph Gargone, J. Pierre Gontier, Deirdre Haber Malfatto, Thomas Holleufer, Joan Lezette-Miller, Peter Marotta, Marie (Beth) Meehan, Daniel Region, Vel Riberto, Doug Stalker, Sarah Sterling and Patricia Williams. The photographs are located in the computer room on the first floor of the library and along the hallway of the second floor of the library. All photographs are for individual purchase at the Library and a portion of the proceeds will benefit the Friends of the Hudson Area Library. For more information click here.
This weekend there will also be a special cook book sale at the Chili Cook-off at the Hudson Waterfront Park Saturday, October 6th from 11 to 4pm. This one-time only event will offer a large and eclectic collection of vintage, new and gently-used cookbooks in many categories, including gourmet, children’s, quick meals and menus, as well as books on fall and winter dishes, holiday entertaining and more. For more information click here.