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:
iPad Tips & Tricks
Thursday, Jun. 7, 2 p.m.
or call (330) 653-6658.
Are you ready to take your iPad skills to the next level? Learn about new features with Apple's newest operating system, iOS 11, as well as how to extend your iPad’s battery life, organize your apps, better secure your iPad and use the camera. Prerequisites: Attendees should be comfortable with iPad basics.  Registration is required for this free program.  Register online or call 330653-6658 x1010.  
Family History Scan
Wednesday, Jun. 13, 9:30-4 p.m.
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, 8mm film reels and photos to digital format. Appointments are required. Call the Reference desk at (330) 653-6658 x1010 to book a one hour appointment with one of our emerging technologies librarians.  
Photoshop Elements
Tuesday, Jun. 19, 2 pm
or call (330) 653-6658.
This class will cover many of the tools in Adobe Photoshop Elements. Basic concepts like cropping, resizing and adding different effects to your image will be covered, as well as some tools to manipulate and retouch your photos. Prerequisites: Basic mouse and keyboard skills.
Excel for Jobseekers
Friday, Jun. 29, 11 am
An intermediate level Excel course covering some basic business functions such as formatting charts & tables and using named ranges. Prerequisites: Participants must have taken Excel for Beginners or be very comfortable with Excel basics.
Video Editing for iP
Thursday, Jul. 12, 2 pm
Learn how to use your iPad to make and edit videos. This class will cover apps that can be used for making videos, adding fun effects and general video editing. Prerequisites: Participants must have taken iPad for Beginners or be comfortable with navigating the device.
Website Design with
Wednesday, Jul. 18, 2 p.m.
Learn about Wix.com, a simple drag-and-drop approach to website design that gives you everything you need to create a stunning, free website, with no coding skills necessary. This workshop will be a demonstration of the Wix.com website—participants will not be creating personal websites during the presentation. Prerequisites: Strong mouse and keyboarding skills.  Registration is required for this free program. Register online or call 330-653-6658 x1010.  
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Introduction to Powe
Monday, Aug. 13, 7 p.m.
You’ve been asked to put together a presentation using PowerPoint and you have no idea where to begin.  The library will offer an Introduction to Microsoft PowerPoint class to help you learn the basics of creating a professional looking presentation.    

PowerPoint is used to create visually appealing presentations that may include photographs, diagrams and text. This class covers the basics of PowerPoint, including creating a slideshow featuring text and pictures, rearranging slides, and saving and printing the presentation.  Prerequisites: Familiarity with Microsoft Word 2013 is recommended. Space is limited, registration is required.  Register online or call 330.653.6658 x1010 for more information.
 
Genealogy Databases
Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2 pm
Discover the vast amount of information available through the Library’s premium database collection for your genealogy research needs. This class will introduce you to non-traditional genealogy databases to help with your quest in researching your family history. 
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