Back Roads of Columbia County: an Open Exhibition

Be sure to stop by the library and check out the newest photo exhibit on the main floor and upstairs gallery space. The Columbia County Photo Club is showcasing 52 photographs by 26 area artists, all on the theme of Columbia County. All photographs are for sale, with a portion of the proceeds to benefit the Friends of the Library. The photos will remain on exhibit through Sat. Oct. 25th. Contact Marie or Emily in the library office to place your order at 518.828.1792.
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Board of Trustees Offers 400 State St. For Sale

As the Hudson Area Library has found it necessary to relocate, the historic Hudson property at 400 State Street, known as the Hudson Almshouse, is now available for sale.  The library trustees are listing the building for sale for thirty days starting June 9, 2011 with the hopes that someone who shares our love of its historic significance and potential will purchase and preserve this building that is on the National Register of Historical Places.

The asking price is $450,000. Written offers containing all relevant terms should be emailed to  The terms of any offers received will be confidential information unless and until the transaction is completed.