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.

Did you miss a program? Check out our past event podcasts and videos.

 Limit by event type:
F E A T U R E D   E V E N T
Tween/Teen Pitch Nig
Thursday, Nov. 15, 6:00-8:00
The public is invited to cheer on students in 6th to 12th grades as they participate in our first ever Tween/Teen Pitch Night. Ten finalists have been selected from a  pool of applications to develop their marketing skills as they pitch their designs for innovative and purposeful products to a panel of expert judges.
Cash prizes for this  “shark tank” style program will be awarded for the 3 best pitches in each of 2 age categories - 6th-8th grades and 9th-12th.

This event is one of many planned for the City of Hudson’s celebration of Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW), returning for the fifth consecutive year November 11th - 17th. “Pitch Night” and GEW 2018 are generously supported by the Burton D. Morgan Foundation.              Sponsored by The Burton D. Morgan Foundation.
Thursday Totally 3&r
Thursday, Nov. 15, 9:30 a.m. - 9:55 a.m.
or call (330) 653-6658.
Stories and fun for threes and their caregivers.
Registration is required.
Thursday Tales for T
Thursday, Nov. 15, 10:15 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.
or call (330) 653-6658.
Stories, songs, rhymes, and more for terrific toddlers!
Children age 2 with a caregiver.
Registration is required.

 
Thursday Babytime –
Thursday, Nov. 15, 11:00 a.m. - 11:20 a.m.
or call (330) 653-6658.
Enjoy simple stories, rhymes, and songs.
For babies 6-24 months with a caregiver.
Registration is required.

 
iPhone Tips & Tricks
Thursday, Nov. 15, 2 p.m.
or call (330) 653-6658.
Improve your iPhone skills, and learn about new features with Apple's newest operating system iOS 12, customizing your phone, security and more. Prerequisites: Familiarity with iPhone
 
Art Club: Grades 5 &
Thursday, Nov. 15, 4:30 pm - 5:30pm
or call (330) 653-6658.
Calling all budding artists in Grades 5 & up: learn about an artist's style and then try it for yourself! Workshop will meet on Thursday, November 15th from 4:30-5:30 pm in the Teen Room. Registration is required - for tweens in Grades 5 and up. 
Toddler Art
Friday, Nov. 16, 10:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
or call (330) 653-6658.

Toddlers love getting creative and messy! We let small hands take the lead in this artsy storytime where children ages 16 months to 3 years and their caregivers will create art using a variety of materials. 
Registration is required. Please register your child and list the name of the adult attending.
 

 

 

Toddler Art
Friday, Nov. 16, 11:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
or call (330) 653-6658.

Toddlers love getting creative and messy! We let small hands take the lead in this artsy storytime where children ages 16 months to 3 years and their caregivers will create art using a variety of materials. 
Registration is required. Please register your child and list the name of the adult attending.
 

 

 

Preschool Art
Friday, Nov. 16, 1:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
or call (330) 653-6658.

Come join us for creative, open-ended art using a variety of tactile materials such as paint, glitter, glue and more in this artsy story time for preschooler’s and their caregiver.
Registration is required. Please register your child and list the name of the adult attenidng.

Fortnite Friday
Friday, Nov. 16, 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Teens come #ridethestorm here with us for our Fortnite Friday Frenzy! Computers and the PS4 are first come, first served. Feel free to bring your own devices and your friends! #letthedarknessrise
Saturday Family Drop
Saturday, Nov. 17, 10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Bring the whole family for stories, songs, and a bunch of fun.
No registration required.
Totally Gross Magic
Saturday, Nov. 17, 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
or call (330) 653-6658.
Magician Gordon Russ returns to the Hudson Library, this time with his “Totally Gross Magic Show!” Gordon’s alter ego, Dr. Ooze, creates magic at its grossest! From slimey green stuff to foot fungus to strange bodily noises, this show is a little stinky, a little booger-y, and a whole lot of silly fun! Warning: this show is rated PG … Pretty Gross!

For families with children of all ages. Registration is required and begins on October 17.
 
The Big 5 Show Band
Sunday, Nov. 18, 2 p.m.
Come enjoy classic hits made famous by the likes of Tom Petty, Neil Young, The Byrds, Crosby, Stills & Nash, Tommy James and the Shondells and many more. The band will feature a tribute to the British Invasion with covers of hits by the Beatles, Herman’s Hermits, The Dave Clark Five, The Who and others. The band’s tight vocal harmonies and authentic instruments are a blast from the past and sure to delight audiences of all ages. No registration is required.

 
Monday Totally 3&rsq
Monday, Nov. 19, 9:30 a.m. - 9:55 a.m.
or call (330) 653-6658.
Stories and fun for threes and their caregivers.
Registration is required.
Flower Arranging wit
Monday, Nov. 19, 10 a.m.
Professional flower arranger Helen Grannetino returns to the Hudson Library & Historical Society to help you design a beautiful floral arrangement in a favorite mug for your Thanksgiving celebration. Please be sure to bring your own mug for this class. No previous flower arranging experience is necessary to attend. Grannetino will also demonstrate some great ideas for entertaining including ideas for punch bowl and buffet decorations.

Space is limited. Registration is required in person at the second floor reference desk. A nonrefundable $5 materials fee per person must be paid at the time of registration. 

This class and the wait list are full.

 
Meditation
Monday, Nov. 19, 10 a.m.
Back by popular demand, members of the Center for Health, Happiness, and Chan, a local non-religious, non-profit organization, will lead morning meditation classes. Learn how to pay more attention to your existence in the present moment and use the breath as the anchor point to calm and balance the mind. Beginners welcome at every class!

Register for each session online or call 330.653.6658 x1010.  
Monday Family Drop-i
Monday, Nov. 19, 10:15 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.
Bring the whole family for stories, songs, and a bunch of fun.
No registration required.
Monday Babytime – FA
Monday, Nov. 19, 11:00 a.m. - 11:20 a.m.
or call (330) 653-6658.
Enjoy simple stories, rhymes, and songs.
For babies 6-24 months with a caregiver.
Registration is required.

 
Monday My Time for 4
Monday, Nov. 19, 1:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
or call (330) 653-6658.
Stories and activities for independent 4 & 5 year olds.
Caregiver must remain in the library during this storytime.

Registration is required.
Art Crew
Monday, Nov. 19, 4:30 p.m. - 5:15 p.m.
or call (330) 653-6658.
Calling all young artists: come learn about art and create some too! Workshop will take place in the Teen Room on Monday, November 19th from 4:30 -5:15  pm. Registration is required - for children entering Grades K-2. 
Powered by engagedpatrons.org