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February 2015:

February 2-March 9 - 40 Days to Personal Revolution at Yoga Lounge and Barre
Based on the book 40 Days to Personal Revolution by Baron Baptiste, this program is a daily combination of asana practice, meditation, diet, and personal reflection. Meetings are held weekly on Monday nights from 8-9 PM. Call 330-653-3377 or go to to sign up today.

February 27 - Children's Free Care Fund fundraiser at Epiphany
On Friday, February 27th, we've paired with Howard Hanna in a joint fundraiser! On February 27th, 10% of all sales will go to Children's Free Care Fund. So stop by and start your Spring & Easter shopping that day!

February 28, 11 AM - Author & designer Katie Rains at The Learned Owl Book Shop
Katie Rains, Chicago designer, will be at The Learned Owl on Saturday, February 28th, with the book The Giraffe's Mustache: A Storybook You Can Color. Come for story time at 11 AM and stay to meet the author, decorate your own disguise and pick up a book for your home library! She will also have her one-of-a-kind handmade plush toy giraffes for sale.

March 2015:

March 6-8 - RIVINI Bridal trunk show at All Brides Beautiful
RIVINI Bridal - made in Canada. Luxurious Silk Gowns with Impeccable Fit. 10% OFF your wedding gown order. Call for your personal appointment today: 330.655.1339.

March 7, 1 PM - Author Janet Givens at The Learned Owl Book Shop
Meet author Janet Givens, who will be at The Owl with her book At Home on the Kazakh Steppe: A Peace Corps Memoir. Come chat with the author and get your own signed copy of her interesting story.

March 7, 1-3 PM - Lindsay Ward Book Launch Party at Main Street Cupcakes
Join author/illustrator Lindsay Ward to celebrate the release of her newest storybook, Henry Finds His Word. Cupcakes, crafts, and storytime! Books for sale by The Learned Owl Book Shop. Storytime at 1:30 and 2:30 PM.

March 8, 2 PM - Author Jennifer Chiaverini at the Hudson Library
The Hudson Library & Historical Society, in partnership with The Learned Owl Book Shop, will welcome author Jennifer Chiaverini, who will discuss her newest book, Mrs. Grant and Madame Jule. Copies will be available for purchase and signing courtesy of The Learned Owl. Register for this free program online or call (330) 653-6658 x1010.

March 13, 7-9 PM - Essential Oils and Restorative Yoga Workshop at Yoga Lounge and Barre
Learn how to use essential oils and gain knowledge of their many benefits with yogi Tiffany, and doTerra representative Allison Priess! Oils are included. Then, continue the night with a Candlelight Restorative yoga class!

March 14, 11 AM - Click, Clack, Peep! storytime at The Learned Owl Book Shop
In celebration of the 15th anniversary of Click, Clack, Moo: Cows That Type, we will be reading Click, Clack, Peep!, another moovelous story written by the bestselling team of Doreen Cronin and Betsy Lewin. Join us to hear the captivating story of the new critter on the farm. Come for the story and stay for activities and a snack! Please call to reserve your space: 330-653-2252.

March 14, 12:30-3 PM - Mysore (Ashtanga) Workshop with Marque at Yoga Lounge and Barre
Upon Marque's return from India, he will be leading a mysore workshop to introduce and prepare students for his new series of classes, morning mysore.

March 20-22 - PAULA VARSALONA Bridal trunk show at All Brides Beautiful
Introducing PAULA VARSALONA Bridal - Made in the USA! Stunning creations personalized for each bride. FREE Customization of your wedding gown. Call for your personal appointment today: 330.655.1339.

March 27-29 - NICOLE MILLER Bridal trunk show at All Brides Beautiful
NICOLE MILLER Bridal - Made in the USA. Fashion forward, form-fitting gowns. 10% OFF your wedding gown order. Call for your personal appointment today: 330.655.1339.

March 28, 1-3 PM - Author Bill Rapp at The Learned Owl Book Shop
Bill Rapp, thriller and mystery writer, will be at The Learned Owl to introduce his newest title. Tears of Innocence is the story of an American employed by US Army intelligence in post-WWII Berlin whose job it is to examine "German industrial and scientific records" to identify individuals who actively aided the Nazis. Touted as a fast-paced thriller, this is sure to be a hit with fans of this genre. Rapp's earlier books, A Pale Rain and Burning Altars, will also be available to purchase.

April 2015:

April 9, 10 and 11 - Young Actors Studio presents Disney's Alice in Wonderland Jr.
Young Actors Studio students in grades 2-12 cordially invite you on a trip down the rabbit hole to experience the wacky world of Alice in Wonderland Jr. This lively musical is based on the classic tale from Disney, but contains twists and turns that the audience will love. Curious Alice will capture your attention as she meets the White Rabbit, Tweedle Dee and Tweedle Dum, a bubble blowing Caterpillar, and a crazy Cheshire Cat. After celebrating her unbirthday at the Mad Hatter's Tea Party, she meets the Queen of Hearts and has to go on trial for winning a game of Simon Says. Let your imagination soar while you join us for this fun-filled production! Performance dates are April 9th, 10th, and 11th at 7 PM each evening with an additional matinee at 2 PM on the 11th. Tickets are $8.00 each and can be purchased by contacting Young Actors Studio at 86 Owen Brown Street, calling 330-653-8525, or visiting our website at

April 21, 7 PM - Regina Brett at the Hudson Library
Regina Brett will be at the Hudson Library with her new book, God Is Always Hiring. The Learned Owl Book Shop will provide books for purchase at this event.

May 2015:

May 25 - Memorial Day Parade

Sundays Memorial Day through Labor Day - Concerts on the Green

June 2015:

June 11-12 - Hudson Festival Days
Clothesline Art Show: June 11-12
House & Garden Tour: June 11-12
Ice Cream Social: June 12

June through early October - Farmers Market

July 2015:

July 5 - Fireworks at Barlow Park

Every Friday & Saturday in July/August - Music Nights at First & Main

July 16-19 - Merchants of Hudson Sidewalk Sale

July 17-18 - Hudson Wine Festival

August 2015:

August 22-23 - Art on the Green

September 2015:

September 6-7 - Taste of Hudson

September 13 - Case Barlow Farm Fall Harvest Fest

October 2015:

All of October - Hudson Haunted House

October 3 - Parade of Bands

October 29 - Merchants Trick or Treat

November 2015:

November 27 - Come to Hudson for the Holidays

December 2015:

December 5 - Santa on the Green

December 6 - Hudson Holiday Walk

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