Programs List

All Programs – Newest to Oldest


Non-Fiction Book Club – August 2018

August book: The Line Becomes a River: Dispatches from the Border by Francisco Cantú
Dates and Times:
Thu, Aug 30 - 6:00 pm
-- 8:00 pm
Suggested audience: Adults


Emily’s Fun Day!

Have a fun day with Emily, because that will be fun!
Dates and Times:
Sun, Sep 10 - 2:00 pm
-- 4:00 pm
Suggested audience: Adults, Young Adults, Pre-Teen, School Age Children, Toddler/Pre-School


Muslim Journeys – a new Humanities NY Reading & Discussion Series

The readings and discussion in Muslim Journeys will focus on Muslims in America, native born Americans as well as immigrants making a new home in America. The program will be facilitated by Karuna Foudriat, a peace educator who has lectured on Islam including co-teaching a course on the Abrahamic religions with a rabbi and Anglican priest at Lev Shalem Institute of the Woodstock Jewish Congregation.
Dates and Times:
Mon, Sep 18 - 6:00 pm
Mon, Sep 25 - 6:00 pm
Mon, Oct 2 - 6:00 pm
Mon, Oct 16 - 6:00 pm
Mon, Oct 23 - 6:00 pm
-- 8:00 pm
-- 8:00 pm
-- 8:00 pm
-- 8:00 pm
-- 8:00 pm
Suggested audience: Adults, Young Adults


Story Time On-the-Go at the Hudson Farmers’ Market

The library and the Hudson Farmers’ Market are pleased to announce a series of Story Times On-the-Go this fall at the market. Librarians, staff and board members will be reading to children in the children’s tent area.
Dates and Times:
Sat, Sep 9 - 11:00 am
Sat, Sep 23 - 11:00 am
Sat, Oct 7 - 11:00 am
Sat, Oct 21 - 11:00 am
Sat, Nov 4 - 11:00 am
Suggested audience: School Age Children, Toddler/Pre-School


Creative Every Day with Cartoonist Ira Marcks

Creative Every Day explores the lives of creatives and artists who combine business with art. Ira will share his experience working on the project and then host a cartooning workshop for all those who love to draw and tell stories.
Dates and Times:
Tue, Sep 12 - 3:30 pm
-- 4:00 pm
-- 5:00 pm
Suggested audience: Adults, Young Adults, Pre-Teen


Ballroom Dancing with Andrew Resto

In collaboration with the City of Hudson Senior Center, we are happy to present a new 5-week course, Ballroom Dance with Andrew Resto
Dates and Times:
Tue, Sep 19 - 3:00 pm
Tue, Sep 26 - 3:00 pm
Tue, Oct 3 - 3:00 pm
Tue, Oct 10 - 3:00 pm
Tue, Oct 17 - 3:00 pm
Fri, Sep 22 - 6:00 pm
Fri, Sep 29 - 6:00 pm
Fri, Oct 6 - 6:00 pm
Fri, Oct 13 - 6:00 pm
Fri, Oct 20 - 6:00 pm
Fri, Oct 27 - 6:00 pm
-- 4:00 pm
-- 4:00 pm
-- 4:00 pm
-- 4:00 pm
-- 4:00 pm
-- 7:00 pm
-- 7:00 pm
-- 7:00 pm
-- 7:00 pm
-- 7:00 pm
-- 8:00 pm
Suggested audience: Adults


Creative Writing with Maureen McNeil

The class will focus on discovering the power of the inner self through the practice of daily writing. Memories, sensory observation, dreams, autobiography, fiction and poetry will be explored.
Dates and Times:
Thu, Sep 14 - 2:00 pm
Thu, Sep 28 - 2:30 pm
Thu, Oct 12 - 2:30 pm
Thu, Oct 26 - 2:30 pm
Suggested audience: Adults


Start Up: Non-Fiction Book Club

A book club to meet monthly for discussions of non-fiction
Dates and Times:
Fri, Nov 10 - 5:30 pm
-- 7:00 pm
Suggested audience: Adults


James Baldwin Workshop

A five session interactive reading group led by a professor from Bard. Focused on James Baldwin's works.
Dates and Times:
Tue, Aug 1 - 6:00 pm
Wed, Aug 2 - 6:00 pm
Fri, Oct 6 - 6:00 pm
Fri, Oct 20 - 6:00 pm
Fri, Oct 27 - 6:00 pm
-- 8:00 pm
-- 8:15 pm
-- 8:20 pm
Suggested audience: Adults, Young Adults