The War Memorial Library in Hudson is a non-profit registered charity providing a subscription library of printed and digital materials, primarily in the English language, to the residents of Hudson, Quebec and surrounding communities.Operated by volunteers, the Library is self-financing through membership fees, donations and fund raising activities. The Library in turn donates, to local charities, funds in excess of its own needs.The building and the Library serve as a memorial to those in Hudson who served in the Canadian Armed Forces.

Saturday, August 19, 2017

September Book Sale

The September Book Sale starts at 2:30 pm on Monday, September 11th and runs until Saturday, September 16th.
Art books are featured.

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

The Write Stuff - Kerry Clare

Kerry Clare is a National Magazine Award writer, and editor of The M Word:Conversations about Motherhood, which was published to rave reviews in 2014. The library has a copy of her first novel Mitzi Bytes, which tells the story of Sarah, who starts an anonymous blog after a devastating divorce. Fifteen years later and happily remarried, Sarah writes about the experiences and feelings of her family and friends until someone threatens to expose her. Mitzi Bytes examines the bonds of family and friendship. Kerry Clare lives in Toronto with her husband and two daughters.

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Hudson Box Office (HBO) - Happy Valley

Happy Valley is a gritty British crime drama set in West Yorkshire in Northern England. It was created and written by Sally Wainwright, and stars Sarah Lancashire and Siobhan Finneran. Sarah Lancashire plays a police sergeant investigating cases, while having to cope with personal tragedy. It has won BAFTA awards for best drama series and best actress (Lancashire), aswell as numerous nominations. The library has both seasons of this brilliant drama.
Click here for more details.

Wednesday, August 2, 2017

Library Shoppe - Art Sale















Saturday August 5th
10:00 am until 4:00 pm
War Memorial Library - outside on the lawn 

You are invited to come and see, and hopefully purchase, the amazing pieces of art that have been donated to the Shoppe over the last year - original oil paintings and watercolours; limited edition prints, beautifully framed; and many other interesting pieces of artwork by local, Quebec, Canadian and international artists. 
All 'priced to sell' and suitable for all budgets. 

Tuesday, August 1, 2017

Murder Ink - Becky Masterman

Becky Masterman created her heroine, Brigid Quinn, while working as an editor for a forensic science and law enforcement press. Her debut thriller, Rage Against the Dying, was a finalist for the Edgar Awards and the CWA Gold Dagger, as well as the Macavity, Barry, ITW and Anthony awards.
The Library has the complete Quinn series recently acquiring Volumes 2 and 3, Fear the darkness and Twist of the knife.
Masterman lives in Tucson, Arizona, with her husband.  Click here to visit her online.