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Spring schedule for Hudson Area Library’s book groups

April 16, 2019 11:48 am

HUDSON — Spring is here and that means not only warmer temperatures, greener landscape, and all the attendant happy signs of the earth renewing itself, but also an exciting lineup of book selections from the two Hudson Area Library books groups.

The General Reading Book Group meets 5-6 p.m. Wednesdays and is reading The Girl in the Glass by Susan Meissner on April 24.

Love and Ruin by Paula McLain will be discussed May 29 and The Accident by Natalie Barelli is the subject on June 26.

This monthly group covers fiction and nonfiction and is facilitated by long time member of the Friends of the Hudson Area Library, Sharon Getty.

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The Nonfiction Book Group meets 6-7:30 p.m. Mondays and is reading Drawdown: The Most Comprehensive Plan ever Proposed to Reverse Global Warming by Paul Hawken on April 29, The Library Book by Susan Orlean on May 13 and June 24 is No Ashes in the Fire: Coming of Age Black & Free in America by Darnell Moore.

This book group focuses on history and social and political life in North America and is facilitated by library Board President Mark Orton.

To register for the book group, email

These books are all available for borrowing through the Mid-Hudson Library System.

The Hudson Area Library is located at 51 North Fifth St., Hudson. The mission of the library is to enrich the quality of life by providing free and equal access to programs, services and resources, and by creating opportunities for all members of our community to connect, create, learn and grow. For more information visit