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Upcoming Events

All events are free unless otherwise noted.

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31 events found.

TimeEventLocationAudience
Thursday, October 30, 2014
5 p.m.Ongoing
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, October 31, 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
3:30 p.m.Advanced Email
Learn how to manage your contacts through your address book, and how to send and receive document and picture files as email attachments.
Hudson Park LibraryAdults
3:30 p.m.Glow in the Dark Monster Mash: Halloween Party!
Glow in the dark stories, songs, a craft and maybe a trick ... or a treat. Costumes are encouraged!
Hudson Park LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Saturday, November 1, 2014
11 a.m.Ongoing
Hudson Park Library Book Swap
Please join us each month for our Book Swap. Bring in and take away books, DVDs, CDs, etc.
Hudson Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
11 a.m.Ongoing
Hudson Park Library Book Swap
Please join us each month for our Book Swap. Bring in and take away books, DVDs, CDs, etc.
Hudson Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
Tuesday, November 4, 2014
6 p.m.Book Discussion: The Love Affairs of Nathaniel P. by Adelle Waldman
A debut novel by a brilliant young woman about the romantic life of a brilliant young man. Writer Nate Piven’s star is rising. After several lean and striving years, he has his pick of both magazine assignments and women: Juliet, the hotshot business reporter; Elisa, his gorgeous ex-girlfriend, now friend; and Hannah, “almost universally regarded as nice and smart, or smart and nice,” who holds her own in conversation with his friends. When one relationship grows more serious, Nate is forced to…
Hudson Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
Thursday, November 6, 2014
2 a.m.Movie: Casablanca
Set in World War II Morocco within a city filled with European refugees. A bitter nightclub owner helps his former lover and her Resistance-hero husband escape from the Nazis. This was one of Bogart's great roles.
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, November 7, 2014
1 p.m.Windows 8 Basics
Learn the basics of navigating a PC with Windows 8
Hudson Park LibraryAdults
Wednesday, November 12, 2014
4 p.m.Magnificent Magnets
Investigate the invisible power of magnets. Presented by Mad Science. For children ages 4 and older.
Hudson Park LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, November 13, 2014
2 p.m.Movie: The Lost Weekend
A would-be writer's dissatisfaction with his life leads him on a three-day binge. This film gives an uncompromising look at the devastating effects of alcoholism.
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
Saturday, November 15, 2014
2 p.m.Book Buzz
Our library is hosting a Random House Rep who will buzz about forthcoming books and give readers the inside scoop on summer and fall titles. Advanced Readers Copies, book catalogs, and Keep Calm and Read On tote bags will be available for attendees. Sign up to join us today!
Hudson Park LibraryAdults
Thursday, November 20, 2014
2 p.m.Movie: Butterfield 8
A high-class call girl in New York and a socially prominant man fall in love. However, he can't forget her past and she resents his distrust, so they battle their emotions and each other, leading to a powerful and explosive climax.
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, November 21, 2014
1:30 p.m.Advanced MS Powerpoint 2010
Explore more advanced features of Microsoft Powerpoint 2010. Topics include using transitions, animations, etc..
Hudson Park LibraryAdults
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
2 p.m.Movie Bonnie And Clyde
The story of Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow, who robbed banks across the country during the Depression era.
Hudson Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Adults
Friday, November 28, 2014
1:30 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
Tuesday, December 2, 2014
6 p.m.Book Discussion: The Submission by Amy Waldman
A jury chooses a memorial for the victims of a devastating terrorist attack on Manhattan, only to learn that the anonymous designer is an American Muslim -- an enigmatic architect named Mohammad Khan. His selection reverberates across a divided, traumatized country and, more intimately, through individual lives. Claire Burwell, the sole widow on the jury, becomes Khan's fiercest defender. But when the news of his selection becomes public, she comes under pressure from outraged family members and…
Hudson Park LibraryAdults,
50+,
Book Lovers,
Adults
Thursday, December 4, 2014
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
Tuesday, December 9, 2014
6 p.m.Eating Organically on a Budget
Do you want to eat more organic, locally grown foods, but don’t know where to start? Have you wanted to learn more about how an organic diet can benefit you and your family’s health? Topics we'll cover: 12 Ways to eat organically on a budget How to eat mindfully and enjoy every meal Organic grocery shopping basics Practical delicious, recipes using organic ingredients 3 Simple ways to feel and look better both inside and out Video recipe demo Mona Laru is certified thru Thomas Edison S…
Hudson Park LibraryAdults
Thursday, December 11, 2014
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
Thursday, December 18, 2014
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
Tuesday, January 6, 2015
6 p.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
Tuesday, February 3, 2015
6 p.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
Tuesday, March 3, 2015
6 p.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
Tuesday, April 7, 2015
6 p.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
Tuesday, May 5, 2015
6 p.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
Tuesday, June 2, 2015
6 p.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
Wednesday, July 1, 2015
6 p.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