Events, Programs & Book Clubs
Preteen Fun and Games Night
Hudson Area Library Teen Advisory Board presents a Preteen Fun and Games Night on Friday April 25 from 7-10 pm. This after hours program is for ages 10-12. There will be games, videos, refreshments and prizes. Costumes welcomed and it is free. Registration and permission slips are required. Sign up at the info desk upstairs. Space is limited. First come, first served.
Hands-on Tech Help with Barbara
Technology expert Barbara Krueger will be at the library to answer your technology and Internet related questions including online security and privacy.
No appointment is needed and it is for all ages. Sessions are as follows:
Thursday, April 17: Noon-1 pm
Thursday, April 24: 1-2 pm
Saturday, April 26: Noon-1 pm
Tuesday, April 29: 3-4 pm
Thursday, May 8: Noon-1 pm
Saturday Read-Aloud Program
Brochures in PDF format
Page Turners Book Club
Come join the Page Turners! A variety of interest book club, set to read books of a fun, whimsical, educational, and thought provoking nature.
Meetings to be held on the third Thursday of the month from 6:30 - 7:30 pm. All are welcome!
April 17: The Guernsey Literary And Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Barrows
May 15: The Ocean At The End Of The Lane by Neil Gaiman
June 19: Sisterland by Curtis Sittenfeld
July 17: And The Mountains Echoed by Khaled Hosseini
August 21: Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline
September 18: Flight Behavior by Barbara Kingsolver
Bookmarks Book Club
The Bookmarks Book Club meets on the third Wednesday of each month at 10:30 am.
In this book club, members read both fiction and non-fiction on a variety of topics, including history, biography, and current topics.
The book club welcomes new members to its meetings. For more information call the library (extension 105) and speak with the Director, Linda Donaldson.
April 16: Prague Winter by Madeleine Albright
May 21: Dear Life by Alice Munro
June 18: Lost Girls: An Unsolved American Mystery by Robert Kolker
July 16: Secrets Of Mary Bowser by Lois Leveen
August 20: Crack In The Edge Of The World by Simon Winchester
September 17: Tapestry Of Fortunes by Elizabeth Berg
October 15: David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits, And The Art Of Battling Giants by Malcom Gladwell
November 19: Five Days at Memorial: Life and Death In A Storm Ravaged Hospital by Sheri Fink
December 17: Quiet: The Power Of Introverts In A World That Can't Stop Talking by Susan Cain
Mystery Book Club
The Mystery Book Club meets on the third Wednesday of each month at 1:00 pm.
For further information contact Library Assistant Joan Bushman, 715-386-3101.
April 16: The Beekeeper's Apprentice by Laurie King
Teen Choice Book Club (ages 13-18)
Meets the third Thursday of each month from 4:00 - 5:00 pm
To join, call 715-386-3101 or sign-up at the library. (Membership is limited.)
This teen program is free and a valid library card is required.
April 17: Shiver by Maggie Stiefvater
May 15: Perks Of Being A Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky (runs from 4:00 - 6:00 pm for viewing the film which is rated PG-13)
Rhyme Time Baby Story Time
Rhyme Time Baby Story Time is for children birth to talking. Babies and their caregivers are invited to join us for 20 minutes of stories, puppets, poems, finger plays, and action activities.
Walkey Talkey Story Time
Walkey Talkey Story Time is for children talking to age 3. Children and their caregivers are invited to join us in the story room for 25 minutes of stories, songs, poems, puppets, and activities.
Wiggles and Giggles Story Time
Wiggles and Giggles Story Time is for children ages 3-5. Open the world of books by participating with them during the weekly story time. Books, puppets, songs, poems, flannel board stories, crafts, and action activities help to ready your child for a future of reading.
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