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:
Instagram for Beginn
Thursday, Sep. 27, 2pm
or call (330) 653-6658.

Instagram, a fun photo sharing tool, is one of the most popular social media apps. Learn how to use this app along with a few photo editing tips and tricks. Prerequisites: Please bring smartphone and/or tablet, as well as device ID and password.
 
Genealogy Databases
Monday, Oct. 8, 6:30pm
or call (330) 653-6658.
In celebration of National Family History Month, 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. 
An Introduction to G
Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2 p.m.
or call (330) 653-6658.
This class will introduce you to the basics of using Gmail, including composing and sending emails, labeling emails and more! If you have never used email before, want to learn more about your current Gmail account or are curious about switching to Gmail, come find out all that a free Gmail account has to offer. Prerequisites: Must have a phone that accepts text messages. Also, basic mouse and keyboard skills.
Intermediate Excel
Friday, Oct. 12, 11 am
or call (330) 653-6658.
Learn how to use some of Excel’s more powerful features. This class will cover formulas and functions, sorting and filtering, advanced formatting and basic charts and graphs. Prerequisites: Participants must have taken Excel for Beginners or be very familiar with Excel basics.
Family Memories: Sav
Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2 p.m.
or call (330) 653-6658.
In celebration of Family History Month, learn how to save, share and organize your family memories. In this class, we will highlight equipment in our Digital Family History Center that can be used to convert slides, negatives, photos and videos to a digital format. Alternative storage solutions and organization for your digitized items will also be covered. Participants are encouraged to attend the follow-up program on editing and creating family memories on Wednesday, October 24 at 2 p.m. Prerequisites: Strong mouse and keyboarding skills are recommended.  

Space is limited, registration is required. Register online or call 330.653.6658 x1010
Family Memories: Edi
Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2 p.m.
or call (330) 653-6658.
In celebration of Family History month, learn how to edit and create projects using your digitized slides, negatives, photos and videos. In this class, we will highlight photo-editing software that can be used to enhance digital content. Learn about the variety of tools that can be used to create that perfect family memento. Prerequisites: Strong mouse and keyboarding skills are recommended.
 
Space is limited, registration is required.  Register online or call 330.653.6658 x1010. 
Computer Security 10
Saturday, Oct. 27, 10 am
Learn important tips to keep your information and your computer safe.  Learn more about antivirus software, scams like email spoofing and social engineering, the dangers of public Wi-Fi and how to create strong passwords. Prerequisites: Strong mouse and keyboard skills.
Computer Security 10
Monday, Nov. 5, 2pm
Learn important tips to keep your information and your computer safe.  Learn more about antivirus software, scams like email spoofing and social engineering, the dangers of public Wi-Fi and how to create strong passwords. Prerequisites: Strong mouse and keyboard skills.
 
Pixlr: Online Photo
Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2pm
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.
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