Events

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.

Winter Reading Club

February 16-April 4, 2015

The Hudson Library & Historical Society's Winter Reading Program has something fun for readers of all ages. Just register and read to be eligible for various prizes and drawings.

Children's program details» | Teen program details» | Adult program details»

 Limit by event type:
  March 2015April >>
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1
Ohio’s Other Audubon
1 p.m.
 Ohio’s Other Audubon
Sunday, Mar. 1, 1 p.m.Ohio’s Other A
Many know the world famous illustrator of birds, John James Audubon but few know about “Ohio’s other Audubon” Genevieve Estelle Jones. Hear author Joy M. Kiser reveal the life and work of Genevieve Estelle Jones.
Register Online or call (330) 653-6658.
ACT/SAT Strategy Session
2:00 p.m.
 ACT/SAT Strategy Session
Sunday, Mar. 1, 2:00 p.m.ACT/SAT Strategy Ses
THIS PROGRAM HAS BEEN CANCELED.  Students and families will learn about the format and content of the tests and walk through some sample questions and proven strategies for beating the tests.  Registration is required.
...read more
Tail Waggin’ Tutors
2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
 Tail Waggin’ Tutors
Sunday, Mar. 1, 2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.Tail Waggin’ T
Children can build confidence and practice reading with one of our therapy dogs! Sign up for a 15 minute time slot on a first-come first-serve basis the day of the program. Bring a favorite book from home or choose one of ours.

This is a program from Therapy Dogs International.
2
Learn Chinese with Emily!
10:00 a.m.
 Learn Chinese with Emily!
Monday, Mar. 2, 10:00 a.m.Learn Chinese with E
THIS PROGRAM HAS BEEN CANCELED Join us for a special storytime featuring stories and activities all about counting, then learn to count in Chinese with Miss Emily! Registration required, for ages 3 to 6 with a grown-up.
Got an Interest in Pinterest?
2 p.m.
 Got an Interest in Pinterest?
Monday, Mar. 2, 2 p.m.Got an Interest in P
Sorry, this program is full.  Click on the register button to be added to the waiting list. 
Come learn about Pinterest, a simple, online way to organize images, projects, ideas and all of your favorite things.  The Hudson Libr...read more
Register Online or call (330) 653-6658.
Tempting Tapas Cooking Demo
6:30 p.m.
 Tempting Tapas Cooking Demo
Monday, Mar. 2, 6:30 p.m.Tempting Tapas Cooki
This program is full. Please click "register" to be added to the waitlist. Learn the art of cooking and serving tapas at the Hudson Library & Historical Society with Chef Lisa Delgado. Tapas are a wide variety of appetizers, or snacks, in Spanish cuis...read more
Register Online or call (330) 653-6658.
3
Pajama Storytime
7:30 pm
 Pajama Storytime
Tuesday, Mar. 3, 7:30 pmPajama Storytime
March 3rd will be a special Pajama Storytime! Wear your pajamas and bring a stuffed animal for a special evening storytime. Disney will be promoting Tinker Bell and the Legend of the Neverbeast! Posters will be given out, and attendees can enter to win a free copy. A snack will also be prov...read more
Tolkien & the Great War
7:00 p.m.
 Tolkien & the Great War
Tuesday, Mar. 3, 7:00 p.m.Tolkien & the Great
The Hudson Library & Historical Society will welcome John Garth, author of Tolkien and the Great War: The Threshold of Middle-earth as part of the Library’s year-long commemoration of the centennial of World War I. This book examines the influence of Lord of the Rings aut...read more
Register Online or call (330) 653-6658.
4
Introduction to 3D Printing and Design
2:00 p.m.
Introduction to 3D Printing and Design
Wednesday, Mar. 4, 2:00 p.m.Introduction to 3D P
Sorry, this program is full. Please click the register button to be added to the waitlist, or ...read more
Register Online or call (330) 653-6658.
World Read Aloud Day
6:30 - 8:00 pm
 World Read Aloud Day
Wednesday, Mar. 4, 6:30 - 8:00 pmWorld Read Aloud Day
Families can share their love of books with others in this closing session of the family literacy series sponsored by Target. Choose a passage from your favorite book to read aloud and enjoy other literacy-based games and activities.
Registration required - please register all family member...read more
Register Online or call (330) 653-6658.
5
Folklore of Weather Forecasting
7:00 p.m.
 Folklore of Weather Forecasting
Thursday, Mar. 5, 7:00 p.m.Folklore of Weather
Jann Glove, Meteorologist, and recipient of the 2010 Most Outstanding Naturalist of the Great Lakes Region award, will speak at the Hudson Library on Thursday, March 5 at 7 p.m. on the Folklore of Forecasting.  She will take you on a fast-paced journey thru the history of weather forecasting, e...read more
Register Online or call (330) 653-6658.
6
7
Genealogy Apps for Mobile Research
10 a.m.
Genealogy Apps for Mobile Research
Saturday, Mar. 7, 10 a.m.Genealogy Apps for M
The Hudson Library & Historical Society will hold a “Genealogy Apps for Mobile Research” workshop.   The Internet opened up a world of possibilities for anyone eager to research their family history at the click of a button.  Now take genealogy to the next level with a...read more
Teen LAB
10:00 a.m.
 Teen LAB
Saturday, Mar. 7, 10:00 a.m.
(Saturdays, January 3, February 7, March 7, April 4, May 2)
Teen LAB
Join the Teen Library Advisory Board! We'll meet monthy to eat, chat about movies and books, and do good deeds with like-minded teens. For teens in grades 7 to 12.
Registration is required.
Register Online or call (330) 653-6658.
Vegetarian Cooking for Teens
2:00 pm
 Vegetarian Cooking for Teens
Saturday, Mar. 7, 2:00 pmVegetarian Cooking f
Teens in grades 6 to 12 can join chef Audrey Hylton at making delicious and nutritious vegetarian dishes. Registration required.
Register Online or call (330) 653-6658.
8
Author Jennifer Chiaverini to Speak
2 p.m.
Author Jennifer Chiaverini to Speak
Sunday, Mar. 8, 2 p.m.Author Jennifer Chia
The Hudson Library & Historical Society, in partnership with The Learned Owl Book Shop, will welcome author Jennifer Chiaverini, the New York Times bestselling author of the Elm Creek Quilts novels and Mrs. Lincoln’s Dressmaker. Ms. ...read more
Register Online or call (330) 653-6658.
9
“Glow Games” & Solar Power
3:30 p.m.
“Glow Games” & Solar Power
Monday, Mar. 9, 3:30 p.m.“Glow Games&rd
Students in grades 6-8 will have the opportunity to design their own glowing signs and solar powered objects at a pilot program designed by “Invention Project”.
 
Teams of students will compete in “Glow Games,” where they will design a glowing sign and apply fo...read more
Register Online or call (330) 653-6658.
MBA Lite: Lean LaunchPad
6:30 p.m.
 MBA Lite: Lean LaunchPad
Monday, Mar. 9, 6:30 p.m.MBA Lite: Lean Launc

The MBA Lite series continues with a program on Lean LaunchPad, a methodology gaining increasing traction in the ent...read more
Between the Lines Book Club - The Orphan Train
7 p.m.
Between the Lines Book Club - The Orphan Train
Monday, Mar. 9, 7 p.m.Between the Lines Bo
The Hudson Library & Historical Society’s Between the Lines book club has chosen The Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline for its March 9th discussion. The club meets at 7 p.m. on the second Monday o...read more
10
3D Printing for Teens
3:30 p.m.
 3D Printing for Teens
Tuesday, Mar. 10, 3:30 p.m.3D Printing for Teen
Teens in grades 6 to 12 will learn how to create a simple 3D model on Tinkercad, then design something that we'll make on our 3D printer to pick up later!

Registration is required.
Register Online or call (330) 653-6658.
Photos with iPad
7 p.m.
 Photos with iPad
Tuesday, Mar. 10, 7 p.m.Photos with iPad
Sorry, this program is full.  Click on the register button to be added to the waiting list. 
Learn how to use your iPad to take, edit and organize photos at the Hudson Library & Historical Society.  This class will cover a ...read more
Register Online or call (330) 653-6658.
11
Research Databases for Job Seekers
10 a.m.
Research Databases for Job Seekers
Wednesday, Mar. 11, 10 a.m.Research Databases f

Learn to find valuable company, ...read more
Introduction to Facebook
2:00 p.m.
 Introduction to Facebook
Wednesday, Mar. 11, 2:00 p.m.Introduction to Face
This program is currently full. Please click register to be added to the waitlist. The Hudson Library & Historical Society will offer an Intro to Facebook class  ...read more
Register Online or call (330) 653-6658.
12
Scratch/Makey Makey Workshop
3:30 p.m.
 Scratch/Makey Makey Workshop
Thursday, Mar. 12, 3:30 p.m.Scratch/Makey Makey
Teens in grades 6 to 12 can learn how to create a video game in Scratch, then make a controller using Make Makey! All equipment will be provided.

Registration is required.
Register Online or call (330) 653-6658.
Documentary Film: Wonder Women! The Untold Story of American Superheroines
6:30 p.m.
Documentary Film: Wonder Women! The Untold Story of American Superheroines
Thursday, Mar. 12, 6:30 p.m.Documentary Film: Wo
In celebration of Women’s History Month, the Hudson Library & Historical Society will screen the 2012 documentary Wonder Women! The Untold Story of American Superheroines.
Register Online or call (330) 653-6658.
13
14
Pizza and Pages Book Club
Noon to 1:00 p.m.
 Pizza and Pages Book Club
Saturday, Mar. 14, Noon to 1:00 p.m.
(Saturdays - January 10th, February 14th, March 14th, April 11th, May 9th)
Pizza and Pages Book
Teens in grades 6 to 9 are invited to join us once a month to talk about books and enjoy some pizza. 
Copies of the book will be available when you register. 
Register Online or call (330) 653-6658.
Database Reserach For Small Business
10a.m.
Database Reserach For Small Business
Saturday, Mar. 14, 10a.m.Database Reserach Fo

Learn to find valuable company, industry and financial information for your small business using pre...read more
Super Smash Brothers Tournament
2:00 p.m.
 Super Smash Brothers Tournament
Saturday, Mar. 14, 2:00 p.m.Super Smash Brothers
Teens in grades 6 to 12 can compete against their friends in an epic Smash Brothers brawl on the Wii U. Winners will receive a gift card to Game Stop. For a complete list of tournament rules, please visit the Teen Desk. Warm-ups and registration will begin at 1:30 p.m. and the tournament wil...read more
Register Online or call (330) 653-6658.
15
Anime Club
1:00 p.m.
 Anime Club
Sunday, Mar. 15, 1:00 p.m.Anime Club
Do you like anime, manga, and graphic novels? If so, join us at our anime club meetings! Possible activities include watching popular anime, making Japanese crafts, and deciding what manga and anime to purchase for the teen collection. Snacks will be provided.

January 4th: Shrinky Di...read more
Tail Waggin’ Tutors
2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
 Tail Waggin’ Tutors
Sunday, Mar. 15, 2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.Tail Waggin’ T
Children can build confidence and practice reading with one of our therapy dogs! Sign up for a 15 minute time slot on a first-come first-serve basis the day of the program. Bring a favorite book from home or choose one of ours.

This is a program from Therapy Dogs International.
St. Patrick’s Day Concert with Musicali Music Quartet
2 p.m.
St. Patrick’s Day Concert with Musicali Music Quartet
Sunday, Mar. 15, 2 p.m.St.  Patrick’s
Get into the spirit of St. Patrick’s Day with Musicali, who will perform a wide selection of Irish music, from lyrical songs to jigs and reels. The concert will include such favorites as “Danny Boy”, “The Irish Washerwoman”, “Swallowtail Jig”, and “Si ...read more
16
Music Together
9:30 a.m. OR 10:30 a.m.
 Music Together
Monday, Mar. 16, 9:30 a.m. OR 10:30 a.m.Music Together
Celebrate "Sing With Your Child Month" and discover the joy of family music with David Palomo of Music Together Summit. Two sessions will be held at 9:30 and 10:30 a.m. No registration is required.
MBA Lite: Information Technology and Your Business
6:30 p.m.
MBA Lite: Information Technology and Your Business
Monday, Mar. 16, 6:30 p.m.MBA Lite: Informatio

Information technology is a vital part of any business: is your information technology pla...read more
17
Buckeye Book Club
4:30 pm
 Buckeye Book Club
Tuesday, Mar. 17, 4:30 pm
(Tuesdays, January 20, February 17, March 17, April 21)
Buckeye Book Club

Read great books and do fun related activities, then vote on your favorite for the state-wide Buckeye Book Award. For grades 3 to 5. March book - Courage fo...read more
Register Online
Landscaping for wildlife
7 p.m.
 Landscaping for wildlife
Tuesday, Mar. 17, 7 p.m.Landscaping for wild
Attracting birds and butterflies to your backyard is easier than you might think.  Marne Tichenell Wildlife Program Specialist at Ohio State Extension, will discuss the habitat needs of songbirds, hummingbirds, and butterflies. She will reveal what and where to plant to attract these beautiful ...read more
Register Online or call (330) 653-6658.
Landscaping for Wildlife
7 p.m.
 Landscaping for Wildlife
Tuesday, Mar. 17, 7 p.m.Landscaping for Wild
Attracting birds and butterflies to your backyard is easier than you might think. Learn how with Marne Tichenell Wildlife Program Specialist at Ohio State Extension.
18
Intermediate Excel
2:00 p.m.
 Intermediate Excel
Wednesday, Mar. 18, 2:00 p.m.Intermediate Excel
Build upon your basic Excel knowledge to really learn how to use some of Excel’s more powerful features. The class will cover formulas and functions, sorting and filtering, advanced formatting, and basic cha...read more
Register Online or call (330) 653-6658.
Home Buying Basics
7 pm
 Home Buying Basics
Wednesday, Mar. 18, 7 pmHome Buying Basics
Buying a home can be a complicated and often stressful process - but it doesn't have to be! Real estate attorney Gregory Anglewicz will outline the home-buying process and discuss the things you need to know. 
Register Online or call (330) 653-6658.
19
Intro to Instagram
2 p.m.
 Intro to Instagram
Thursday, Mar. 19, 2 p.m.Intro to Instagram
Instagram is an app that allows users to share photos and videos with friends and followers in a photo feed, or send posts directly to friends. It is one of the most popular apps in use today, and the number of Instagram users continues to grow.
In this beginner’s class, you will learn ho...read more
Register Online or call (330) 653-6658.
Create Your Job Search Marketing Plan
7 p.m.
Create Your Job Search Marketing Plan
Thursday, Mar. 19, 7 p.m.Create Your Job Sear

Learn the five steps to creating a Job Search Marketing Plan  with Katherine Burik, co -author of...read more
20
21
22
23
Matinee and More Dr. Seuss!
1:00 p.m.
 Matinee and More Dr. Seuss!
Monday, Mar. 23, 1:00 p.m. Matinee and More Dr.
Join us for a screening of "The Lorax", then stay for Seuss-tacular activities and crafts! Fun for the whole family! No registration required. Movie starts at 1:00 p.m. with activities after.
Intro to Prezi
7 p.m.
 Intro to Prezi
Monday, Mar. 23, 7 p.m.Intro to Prezi
Prezi is an internet-based presentation and storytelling tool for presenting ideas on a virtual canvas. The product employs a Zooming User Interface, which allows users to zoom in and out of their presentation media, giving the presentation a modern, dynamic look.
Intermedia...read more
Register Online or call (330) 653-6658.
24
Peep Art
4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
 Peep Art
Tuesday, Mar. 24, 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.Peep Art
Hey Peeps!  Come to a sweet program for kids in 3rd - 5th grade.  We will make spring themed art & decorations using Peeps! Registration is required.  
Register Online or call (330) 653-6658.
Entrepreneurs on Etsy: A Panel Discussion
6:30 pm
Entrepreneurs on Etsy: A Panel Discussion
Tuesday, Mar. 24, 6:30 pmEntrepreneurs on Ets

Have you ever considered selling your wares online? Come hear four experienced Etsy sellers for a p...read more
25
Build It!
2:00 p.m.
 Build It!
Wednesday, Mar. 25, 2:00 p.m.Build It!
Join us for construction fun! We'll build using materials from simple to strange. All supplies provided. For kids in grades 2-4, registration required.
Register Online or call (330) 653-6658.
26
Through the Eyes of the Artist-Paul Gauguin
7 p.m.
Through the Eyes of the Artist-Paul Gauguin
Thursday, Mar. 26, 7 p.m.Through the Eyes of
The Hudson Library & Historical Society continues a series of artist biographical lectures when local art historian Felicia Zavarella Stadelman presents artist Paul Gauguin. 

Gauguin, recognized for his bold use of color, was an important figure in the symbolist movement as a pai...read more
Register Online or call (330) 653-6658.
27
28
Pokemon League
10:00 a.m.
 Pokemon League
Saturday, Mar. 28, 10:00 a.m.
(Saturdays, January 31, February 28, March 28, April 25, May 30, June 27, July 25, August 29, September 26, October 31, November 28, December 26, 10:00 a.m.)
Pokemon League
Bring your Pokemon cards and accessories, and have fun trading, talking shop, and playing against each other on the last Saturday of every month! For kids ages 6 to 13. No Registration Required....read more
Art Club
2:00 p.m.
 Art Club
Saturday, Mar. 28, 2:00 p.m.
(Saturdays, January 31, February 28, March 28, May 30)
Art Club
Learn about artists' styles and mediums, then try it for yourself! For grades 3-5. Registration for each session opens the first day of each month.
Register Online or call (330) 653-6658.
29
Winter Reading Club Finale: Reading is Magic with Jim Kleefeld
2:00 p.m.
Winter Reading Club Finale: Reading is Magic with Jim Kleefeld
Sunday, Mar. 29, 2:00 p.m.Winter Reading Club
Enjoy comedy, music, surprise and audience participation. Reading is Magic takes students from Kindergarten through 6th grade into the exciting world of fiction. Weaving plots, story lines and characters into ma...read more
Register Online or call (330) 653-6658.
30
Cyber Security: Safeguard your Business
6:30
Cyber Security: Safeguard your Business
Monday, Mar. 30, 6:30Cyber Security: Safe

Bob Coppedge, owner and CEO of Simplex-IT, will discuss how to protect your business by safeguarding ...read more
31
Intro to Publisher
7 p.m.
 Intro to Publisher
Tuesday, Mar. 31, 7 p.m.Intro to Publisher
Publisher is a Microsoft Office application used to create cards, flyers, brochures newsletters and more in an office or home environment.
This class will cover the basics of Publisher 2010, but users of all versions will benefit. 
Topics will include using Publisher templates, creati...read more
Register Online or call (330) 653-6658.
Actors Summit Theater Presents-Dear Liar: A Comedy of Letters
7:00 p.m.
Actors Summit Theater Presents-Dear Liar: A Comedy of Letters
Tuesday, Mar. 31, 7:00 p.m.Actors Summit Theate
Actor's Summit Theater will present the play Dear Liar: A Comedy of Letters.  The drama written by Jerome Kilty portrays the relationship between playwright George Bernard Shaw and actress Mrs. Patrick Campbell ("Mrs. Pat").  The adaptation is based upon the legendar...read more
Register Online or call (330) 653-6658.
    
  March 2015April >>
Powered by engagedpatrons.org Powered by engagedpatrons.org