Library Events

Join us for upcoming events, classes and programs at Hudson Library & Historical Society! All events are free and open to the public. Registration required where noted.

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 Limit by event type:
Got an Interest in P
Monday, Oct. 23, 2 p.m.
or call (330) 653-6658.
Learn about Pinterest, a simple, online way to organize images, projects, ideas and all of your favorite things.  Learn the basics of using this virtual pinboard photo-sharing website.

Pinterest is a social networking website that connects people through the sharing of their interests.  Pinners collect images from the web and organize them on virtual pinboards.  Learn how to create and browse pinboards, repin items, add new pins, pin etiquette, and more!   Familiarity with internet basics is recommended. 

Don’t miss this opportunity to learn more about Pinterest!  Space is limited, registration is required.  Register online or call 330.653.6658 x1010.
Family History Scan
Tuesday, Oct. 24, 9-4 p.m.

In celebration of Family History Month, stop by our Digital Family History center and get started to preserving your family memories! We can help you convert slides, negatives, VHS tapes, vinyl records, cassette tapes and photos to digital format. Appointments are required. 

3D Printing Househol
Thursday, Oct. 26, 2 p.m.
or call (330) 653-6658.
Curious to see how you can use 3D printed objects at home? Design your own useful household object while learning the basics of 3D printing and design on our Makergear M2 3D printer. Prerequisites: Strong mouse and keyboard skills.
File Management Basi
Wednesday, Nov. 1, 2 p.m.
or call (330) 653-6658.

Having trouble saving a document on a flashdrive?  Want to learn how to organize files on your computer?  The Hudson Library & Historical Society will hold a workshop on file management basics.  Learn how your Windows computer is organized and how to find what you are looking for.  This class will cover how to find, organize, save and delete files from your computer. 

Strong mouse and keyboarding skills are recommended.  Space is limited, registration is required.  Register online or call 330.653.6658 x 1010. 

 

Introduction to Gmai
Thursday, Nov. 2, 2 p.m.
or call (330) 653-6658.
Learn the basics of using Gmail, including composing and sending emails, labeling emails and more!  If you are curious about switching to Gmail or want to learn more about your Gmail account, find out what a free Gmail account has to offer. Prerequisites: basic mouse and computer skills.
Minecraft Club
Saturday, Nov. 4, 2:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
or call (330) 653-6658.
Come mine and craft in Minecraft on our multiplayer server!

Grades 2-5. Registration is required.
Pixlr Online Photo E
Monday, Nov. 6, 7 p.m.
or call (330) 653-6658.
Learn how to edit photos without having to use expensive software! Pixlr is a web-based, photo editor, which offers a variety of free and easy-to-use tools. Learn how to crop, edit, apply filters and add elements to photos. Prerequisites: Strong mouse and keyboard skills.
Excel for Beginners
Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2 p.m.
or call (330) 653-6658.
Learn the basics of this popular spreadsheet program to enhance your current job skills or to start building your resume. Get a hands-on introduction to creating a spreadsheet, entering and formatting data and working with basic formulas and functions. Prerequisites: Participants must have basic computer skills. Familiarity with Microsoft Word 2010 is recommended
Introduction to Goog
Thursday, Nov. 9, 2 p.m.
or call (330) 653-6658.
Learn more about cloud computing using the popular Google Drive. This class will introduce you to word processing, spreadsheets and other online document creation.  See how Google Drive can help you collaborate on projects and get more organized. Prerequisites: an active Gmail account (must know password), and basic mouse and keyboard skills.
Email Marketing with
Thursday, Nov. 16, 2 p.m.
or call (330) 653-6658.
MailChimp is a highly effective online email marketing tool. Learn how to create lists of email subscribers and send well-designed email blasts. Participants will create an email campaign from start to finish. Prerequisites: Strong mouse and keyboard skills.
3D Printed Cookie Cu
Saturday, Dec. 2, 10:00 am-11:00 am
Children in grades 3-5 are invited to create a unique 3D printed cookie cutter at one of two sessions at 10 a.m. or 2 p.m. Participants will learn about 3D printing and design their own cookie cutter in Cookie Caster. Cookie cutters will be printed and will be ready for pick-up within one week.
3D Printed Cookie Cu
Saturday, Dec. 2, 2:00 pm-3:00 pm
Children in grades 3-5 are invited to create a unique 3D printed cookie cutter at one of two sessions at 10 a.m. or 2 p.m. Participants will learn about 3D printing and design their own cookie cutter in Cookie Caster. Cookie cutters will be printed and will be ready for pick-up within one week.
Introduction to Goog
Wednesday, Dec. 6, 2 p.m.
Learn how to use Google’s online calendar for effective time management.  Find out how to share event information, invites, notifications and more. Prerequisites: an active Gmail account (must know password) and basic mouse and keyboard skills.
Minecraft Club
Saturday, Dec. 9, 2:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Come mine and craft in Minecraft on our multiplayer server!

Grades 2-5. Registration is required.
Teen 3D Printed Holi
Monday, Dec. 11, 4:00 p.m.- 5:30 p.m.
or call (330) 653-6658.
Teens in grades 6-12 can get into the holiday spirit by creating a unique ornament that will be printed on the library's 3D printer.  Registration is required and space is limited.
Organizational Apps
Thursday, Dec. 14, 2 p.m.
Start the new year on the right foot! Learn about the different apps available that can help you get organized in 2017. See how built-in iPhone and iPad apps such as Calendar, Reminders and Notes can help take the stress out of staying on task. Learn how to organize everything from to-do list, dates, documents, photos and more! Prerequisites: Please bring your iPhone or iPad, Apple ID and Apple ID password.
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