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TimeEventLocationAudience
Monday, February 2, 2015
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
4 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, February 3, 2015
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
5:30 p.m.Ongoing
War of 1812 200th Anniversary Persepctive
Two hundred years ago at this time the War of 1812 had just concluded. The fledging United States had barely managed to survive its second conflict with Great Britain. The young Republic emerged with a new sense of optimism. Yet, how is this conflict seen today? In Britain, Canada and the US the War is viewed with distinctly different perspectives. We shall discuss this and see documentary films from the US and Canada to gain a better understand…
Hudson Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wednesday, February 4, 2015
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, February 5, 2015
2 p.m.Movie: Sweet Liberty
Alan Alda stars in this satirical look at how movies often distort the historal events they portray. When Alda a college professor has his book about the American Revolution produced for a movie he very quickly finds how history is pushed aside for entertainment. A n amusing, but also revealing look at how Hollywood treat the topics it portrays in cinema.
Hudson Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
Friday, February 6, 2015
11:15 a.m.Canceled
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.Advanced MS Powerpoint 2010
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Powerpoint 2010. Topics include using transitions, animations, etc..
Hudson Park LibraryAdults
Monday, February 9, 2015
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
4 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, February 10, 2015
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
5:30 p.m.Ongoing
War of 1812 200th Anniversary Persepctive
Two hundred years ago at this time the War of 1812 had just concluded. The fledging United States had barely managed to survive its second conflict with Great Britain. The young Republic emerged with a new sense of optimism. Yet, how is this conflict seen today? In Britain, Canada and the US the War is viewed with distinctly different perspectives. We shall discuss this and see documentary films from the US and Canada to gain a better understand…
Hudson Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wednesday, February 11, 2015
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
3:30 p.m.Slippery Science
Examine the properties of polymers and make a batch of slime. Recommended for children ages 5 and older. Presented by Mad Science. Limit to 25 participants, please register by phone or in-person.
Hudson Park LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, February 12, 2015
2 p.m.Movie: Back To School
Perhaps one of Rodney Dangerfield's best comedies from the 1980s. When a self made millionaire finds that his son is not doing well in university he decides to go back to school with him in order to help. A funny look at college life and the trails and tribulations of adults trying to get the education they never got earlier in life.
Hudson Park Library
Array
Adults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
Friday, February 13, 2015
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
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
2 p.m.Film Screening: The Judge
Hank Palmer (Robert Downey Jr.), a brilliant but shady attorney, returns to his Indiana hometown after learning that his mother has passed away. His arrival triggers renewed tension between himself and his father, Judge Joseph Palmer (Robert Duvall), who makes no secret of his disapproval of Hank's morally ambiguous career. As the lawyer prepares to depart, his father is arrested for a hit-and-run death. Hank takes on his father's defense, despite the objections of the resentful old man.
Hudson Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tuesday, February 17, 2015
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, February 18, 2015
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, February 19, 2015
2 p.m.Movie: Caddyshack
One of Rodney Dangerfields's more raunchy ventures. A classic 1980s slapstick comedy dealing with the shenanigans of several caddy's and their attempts to get one over on the system. Some funny comedians from the Day get a chance to run rampant in this off the wall comedy.
Hudson Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Friday, February 20, 2015
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.Google Drive/Docs
Learn how to create, edit and share online documents using Google's ever-evolving word processing, spreadsheet, presentation and calendar programs.
Hudson Park LibraryAdults
Monday, February 23, 2015
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
4 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, February 24, 2015
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
5:30 p.m.War of 1812 200th Anniversary Persepctive
Two hundred years ago at this time the War of 1812 had just concluded. The fledging United States had barely managed to survive its second conflict with Great Britain. The young Republic emerged with a new sense of optimism. Yet, how is this conflict seen today? In Britain, Canada and the US the War is viewed with distinctly different perspectives. We shall discuss this and see documentary films from the US and Canada to gain a better understand…
Hudson Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Wednesday, February 25, 2015
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
1 p.m.Time to Spare: Strategies to Eliminate Clutter
Learn strategies to eliminate clutter, prepare for mishaps, save money and maximize time. Using visualization exercises and helpful tips, participants visualize their "problem area" and leave with customized strategies for organizing their spaces and environments in the future. Presenter Daphne Kohavy is an organizational strategist, helping individuals create balanced spaces, peaceful and organized environments as well as customized organizing solutions - with feng-shui flair. Ms. Kohavy tea…
Hudson Park LibraryAdults
Thursday, February 26, 2015
2 p.m.Movie: Destry Rides Again!
This classic slapstick Western stars James Stewart and Marlene Dietrich. No doubt this was the inspiriation for Mel Brooks later BLAZING SADDLES. Stewart must tame a wild town with the wayward help of femme fatale Dietrich. There are bar fights, shoot-outs and a last stand against the bad bguys. This old classic has all the Western cliches. Dietrich is famed for her saloon singing with that deep sultry German accent!
Hudson Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
Friday, February 27, 2015
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.Twitter Basics
Learn about the online social network Twitter.
Hudson Park LibraryAdults
Saturday, February 28, 2015
2 p.m.Film Screening: This Is Where I Leave You
When their father passes away, four grown, world-weary siblings return to their childhood home and are requested -- with an admonition -- to stay there together for a week, along with their free-speaking mother (Jane Fonda) and a collection of spouses, exes and might-have-beens. As the brothers and sisters re-examine their shared history and the status of each tattered relationship among those who know and love them best, they reconnect in hysterically funny and emotionally significant ways.
Hudson Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Tuesday, March 10, 2015
5:30 p.m.Things to Consider Before You File Your Taxes
Leading Tax Professionals will be available to answer your tax questions and provide insights into tax preparation, amended returns and tax planning considerations. We will also be prepared discuss the new health care laws and their tax implications. Allan Katz is the owner of Comprehensive Wealth Management Group, LLC, Allan is very involved in the local community, both on a professional and personal level. Allan is a member of the New York Chapter of the Financial Planning Association, whe…
Hudson Park LibraryAdults
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, April 18, 2015
2 p.m.Writing Process
Whether you’re writing an essay, a business letter, a research report, copy for an ad agency or a short story, writers go through a process to get to an excellent finished product. Ms. Stahl will teach you how to go through that process – and the three stages of the writing process: 1) Pre-writing (asking the right questions about audience, purpose, and tone, clarifying your objective, brainstorming possible ideas, and pre-thinking your main point, plus organizing your ideas) 2) Drafting (yo…
Hudson Park LibraryAdults
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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