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31 events found.

TimeEventLocationAudience
Monday, December 22, 2014
11:15 a.m.Baby Bounce
Non-walking little ones and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays, and spend time with other babies in the neighborhood. Walking toddlers are encouraged to join us in our Wednesday program!
Hudson Park LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
3:30 p.m.Stories and Craft
Join us as we share favorite stories and make a simple craft after school. Recommended for ages 3-6.
Hudson Park LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Tuesday, December 23, 2014
3:30 p.m.Kids' Movies
Join us for a screening of featured children's film every Tuesday!
Hudson Park LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
Wednesday, December 24, 2014
11:15 a.m.Toddler Time
Walking little ones and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood. Non-walkers are encouraged to join us in our Monday program!
Hudson Park LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
2 p.m.Alastair Sim's Christmas Carol (1951)
It’s just not Christmas without Scrooge and his Humbug! No one does this great Dickens role better than Alastair Sims. This is a special Christmas eve showing at Hudson Park Library. Don’t miss it for the Holiday spirit!
Hudson Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Friday, December 26, 2014
11:15 a.m.Kids' Music That Rocks
Stories and songs to sing along with!
Hudson Park LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
1 p.m.Saving and Recovering Data
Learn how to save data to flash drives and other devices. As well as how to recover data that might be lost.
Hudson Park LibraryAdults
Saturday, December 27, 2014
2 p.m.Film Screening: When Harry Met Sally
Harry and Sally meet when she gives him a ride to New York after they both graduate from the University of Chicago. The film jumps through their lives as they both search for love, but fail, bumping into each other time and time again. Finally a close friendship blooms between them, and they both like having a friend of the opposite sex. But then they are confronted with the problem: Can a man and a woman be friends, without sex getting in the way?
Hudson Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Monday, December 29, 2014
11:15 a.m.Baby Bounce
Non-walking little ones and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays, and spend time with other babies in the neighborhood. Walking toddlers are encouraged to join us in our Wednesday program!
Hudson Park LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Children
3:30 p.m.Stories and Craft
Join us as we share favorite stories and make a simple craft after school. Recommended for ages 3-6.
Hudson Park LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Tuesday, December 30, 2014
3:30 p.m.Kids' Movies
Join us for a screening of featured children's film every Tuesday!
Hudson Park LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Families,
Children
Wednesday, December 31, 2014
11:15 a.m.Toddler Time
Walking little ones and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood. Non-walkers are encouraged to join us in our Monday program!
Hudson Park LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Thursday, January 8, 2015
2 a.m.Move: War Horse (2012)
Based on the popular novel and musical this is a moving story of a young man’s love for his horse. Beautiful scenery and music enhance this underrated production. A fitting homage to the sacrifices made by men and animals during the carnage of WW1.
Hudson Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
5 p.m.Hudson Park Chess & Games
Please join us for a regular weekly gaming session. Chess, Checkers, Battleship and other classic board and Strategy games welcome. Beginners welcome for chess. If you have a board game bring it in!
Hudson Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Children,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Adults,
Children
Friday, January 9, 2015
11:15 a.m.Winter with Bilingual Birdies: Spanish
This January invite Bilingual Birdies into your branch to warm up the families with live music, dance parties, and theatre-based games. We'll take you on an adventure to learn new vocabulary about the snow and rain, warm winter clothes, and playing winter sports. Children will also learn about various professions and modes of transportation. Teachers play the guitar and instruments are provided for a collective family jam!
Hudson Park LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Saturday, January 10, 2015
10:30 a.m.Book Discussion: The Ask by Sam Lipsyte
Milo Burke, a development officer at a third-tier university, has “not been developing”: after a run-in with a well-connected undergrad, he finds himself among the burgeoning class of the newly unemployed. Grasping after odd jobs to support his wife and child, Milo is offered one last chance by his former employer: he must reel in a potential donor—a major “ask”—who, mysteriously, has requested Milo’s involvement. But it turns out that the ask is Milo’s sinister college classmate Purdy Stuart. A…
Hudson Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
Thursday, January 15, 2015
2 p.m.The Red Baron (2010)
A romantic look at the storied career of Manfred Von Richtoffen, the fabled Red Baron of WW1. He was Germany's highest ranking ace with 80 victories to his credit until his ultimate demise . This interesting German movie features impressive aerial sequences.
Hudson Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
5 p.m.Hudson Park Chess & Games
Please join us for a regular weekly gaming session. Chess, Checkers, Battleship and other classic board and Strategy games welcome. Beginners welcome for chess. If you have a board game bring it in!
Hudson Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Children,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Adults,
Children
Friday, January 16, 2015
11:15 a.m.Winter with Bilingual Birdies: Spanish
This January invite Bilingual Birdies into your branch to warm up the families with live music, dance parties, and theatre-based games. We'll take you on an adventure to learn new vocabulary about the snow and rain, warm winter clothes, and playing winter sports. Children will also learn about various professions and modes of transportation. Teachers play the guitar and instruments are provided for a collective family jam!
Hudson Park LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, January 22, 2015
2 p.m.Gallipoli (1981)
A famous Australian film by director Peter Weir. The movie chronicles the ill-fated Allied expedition to seize the Dardanelles from Turkey during WW1. For Australia this was a national tragedy as many of her sons were lost for no apparent gain. To this day it is solemnly recalled. Watch out for a very young Mel Gibson !
Hudson Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
5 p.m.Hudson Park Chess & Games
Please join us for a regular weekly gaming session. Chess, Checkers, Battleship and other classic board and Strategy games welcome. Beginners welcome for chess. If you have a board game bring it in!
Hudson Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Children,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Adults,
Children
Friday, January 23, 2015
11:15 a.m.Winter with Bilingual Birdies: Spanish
This January invite Bilingual Birdies into your branch to warm up the families with live music, dance parties, and theatre-based games. We'll take you on an adventure to learn new vocabulary about the snow and rain, warm winter clothes, and playing winter sports. Children will also learn about various professions and modes of transportation. Teachers play the guitar and instruments are provided for a collective family jam!
Hudson Park LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, January 29, 2015
2 p.m.Behind the Lines (1998)
Known as REGENERATION in the UK, this film deals with the issues of what was then first known as Shell-Shocked. A group of famed WW1 English poets find themselves recovering after being in the front lines. As they try to recover they start to come to terms with the haunting realities of their own inner demons while seeking emotional regeneration from the damaging effects of Trench Warfare. A thoughtful look at War Weariness upon the indivual,…
Hudson Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
5 p.m.Hudson Park Chess & Games
Please join us for a regular weekly gaming session. Chess, Checkers, Battleship and other classic board and Strategy games welcome. Beginners welcome for chess. If you have a board game bring it in!
Hudson Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Children,
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Adults,
Children
Friday, January 30, 2015
11:15 a.m.Winter with Bilingual Birdies: Spanish
This January invite Bilingual Birdies into your branch to warm up the families with live music, dance parties, and theatre-based games. We'll take you on an adventure to learn new vocabulary about the snow and rain, warm winter clothes, and playing winter sports. Children will also learn about various professions and modes of transportation. Teachers play the guitar and instruments are provided for a collective family jam!
Hudson Park LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Saturday, February 14, 2015
10:30 a.m.Book Discussion: A Tale for the Time Being by Ruth Ozeki
In Tokyo, sixteen-year-old Nao has decided there’s only one escape from her aching loneliness and her classmates’ bullying. But before she ends it all, Nao first plans to document the life of her great grandmother, a Buddhist nun who’s lived more than a century. A diary is Nao’s only solace—and will touch lives in ways she can scarcely imagine. Across the Pacific, we meet Ruth, a novelist living on a remote island who discovers a collection of artifacts washed ashore in a Hello Kitty lunchbox—po…
Hudson Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
Saturday, March 14, 2015
10:30 a.m.Book Discussion: The Orphan Master's Son by Johnson Adam
In this epic, critically acclaimed tour de force, Adam Johnson provides a riveting portrait of a world rife with hunger, corruption, and casual cruelty but also camaraderie, stolen moments of beauty, and love. Winner of The Pulitzer Prize in 2012 NATIONAL BOOK CRITICS CIRCLE AWARD FINALIST • DAYTON LITERARY PEACE PRIZE WINNER • LONGLISTED FOR THE AMERICAN LIBRARY ASSOCIATION’S ANDREW CARNEGIE MEDAL • WINNER OF THE CALIFORNIA BOOK AWARD FOR FICTION • NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER NAMED ONE OF…
Hudson Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
Saturday, April 11, 2015
10:30 a.m.Book Discussion: The Hours by Michael Cunningham
In The Hours, Michael Cunningham, widely praised as one of the most gifted writers of his generation, draws inventively on the life and work of Virginia Woolf to tell the story of a group of contemporary characters struggling with the conflicting claims of love and inheritance, hope and despair. The narrative of Woolf's last days before her suicide early in World War II counterpoints the fictional stories of Samuel, a famous poet whose life has been shadowed by his talented and troubled mother,…
Hudson Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
Saturday, May 9, 2015
10:30 a.m.Book Discussion: Just Kids by Patti Smith
In Just Kids, Patti Smith’s first book of prose, the legendary American artist offers a never-before-seen glimpse of her remarkable relationship with photographer Robert Mapplethorpe in the epochal days of New York Cityand the Chelsea Hotel in the late sixties and seventies. An honest and moving story of youth and friendship, Smith brings the same unique, lyrical quality to Just Kids as she has to the rest of her formidable body of work—from her influential 1975 album Horses to her visual art a…
Hudson Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
Saturday, June 13, 2015
10:30 a.m.Book Discussion: The Plague of Doves by Louise Erdrich
The unsolved murder of a farm family still haunts the white small town of Pluto, North Dakota, generations after the vengeance exacted and the distortions of fact transformed the lives of Ojibwe living on the nearby reservation. Part Ojibwe, part white, Evelina Harp is an ambitious young girl prone to falling hopelessly in love. Mooshum, Evelina's grandfather, is a repository of family and tribal history with an all-too-intimate knowledge of the violent past. And Judge Antone Bazil Coutts, who…
Hudson Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
Saturday, July 11, 2015
10:30 a.m.Book Discussion: The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao by Junot Diaz
Oscar is a sweet but disastrously overweight ghetto nerd who—from the New Jersey home he shares with his old world mother and rebellious sister—dreams of becoming the Dominican J.R.R. Tolkien and, most of all, finding love. But Oscar may never get what he wants. Blame the fukú—a curse that has haunted Oscar’s family for generations, following them on their epic journey from Santo Domingo to the USA. Encapsulating Dominican-American history, The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao opens our eyes to…
Hudson Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults

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