Sign up for June Computer Classes Today!

computer classCheck out our upcoming computer class offerings and sign up today by calling 518-828-1792 or drop by the library office.

Microsoft Word
Date: Saturday, June 20, 2015
Time: 10am–11:30am

Learn how to create, format, save, and print documents. The class will also cover how to check for spelling and grammar, how to incorporate images and personalize a document, and a brief introduction to the use of templates.

Facebook for Beginners
Date: Saturday, June 27, 2015
Time: 10am–11:30am

Learn how to set-up a Facebook account, manage the privacy and use settings, and locate family and friends online.

Space is limited. Register today!

The December E-Newsletter Is Here!


Want the latest updates on what’s new and exciting at the library? Sign up for the Hudson Area Library’s monthly e-newsletter! As a recipient of this great free newsletter, you will get the first look at upcoming events and programs, as well as new additions to the library collection, such as books and DVDs. The newsletter also includes information on the latest library and Armory news, as well as helpful articles concerning miscellaneous topics like job searches and resume building.

If you missed the last edition, check out the December newsletter now for the latest library news! If you’re interested in joining the mailing list, fill out your name and email address in the “Sign Up For Monthly E-Newsletter” field on the lower left hand side of the Hudson Area Library homepage.

And if you want to receive library updates more than just once a month, Like us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter, or check out our board on Pinterest.

Friends of the Hudson Area Library Annual Meeting Coming Soon

lisa dolan

The Friends of the Hudson Area Library announces its Annual Meeting to be held on Thursday, April 18th at 6:00pm at the Library. The Friends are privileged to have Lisa Dolan as guest speaker that evening. She will be discussing children’s literacy and creating a culture of literacy in the community.

Lisa is the founder of Hudson Reads, a reading mentorship program in the Hudson City School District, as well as Literacy Coach for over three decades. She co-founded and co-directs the Hudson Children’s Book Festival, the largest book festival in New York State.  Lisa is also an educational consultant for New York State, serves as a board member of Investments in Youth and writes a weekly book review for the Register Star.

This event is free and open to the public. All are welcome. Call the Hudson Area Library for more information at 518.828.1792 or visit us on Facebook at the Friends of the Hudson Area Library page and “Like” us.

Follow Hudson Area Library On Pinterest!


We’ve got great news for all you social networkers out there- Hudson Area Library is now on Pinterest! Pinterest is a site that is used to organize pictures, videos and links to items of interest, otherwise known as “pins.” These pins are further organized by boards, which are created according to subject or theme. Users may “repin” a pin they like to their own personal boards. Follow Hudson Area Library on Pinterest and see pictures of new items in the Hudson collection, get information on library programs and events, learn more about the city of Hudson, and view other items of interest. If you’re new to Pinterest, you can easily sign up with your Facebook or Twitter account, or your email address.