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April 2015:

April 17, 5-9 PM - Cut-a-thon at Lucia's... the salon on main
All proceeds go to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention - help us reach our goal of $2,500! Free Services (for a minimum of a $10 donation): Haircuts (men, women, kids) / Polish changes / Eyebrow shaping / Mini makeup applications / Face painting for the kids

April 17-19 - Sara Gabriel VIP Trunk Show at All Brides Beautiful
This collection of headpieces and hair jewelry is meticulously crafted from freshwater pearls, Swarovski crystals, hand-sculpted flowers, and glittering rhinestones. These beautiful pieces will look stunning & compliment your gown perfectly! Appointments REQUIRED to reserve your private fitting room: 330-655-1339. [read more]

April 17, 18, and 19 - Hudson High School Music & Drama Department Presents SHREK The Musical
Friday, April 17th, 7 PM; Saturday, April 18th, 7 PM; Sunday, April 19th, 2 PM. HHS Auditorium. Show tickets $8.00 (HHS Bookstore or Door)
Picnic with Shrek - April 18 at 5 PM, April 19 at 12 PM. Picnic & Show ticket package $20.00. Visit www.hudsonmusic.org for details

April 18, 1-3 PM - Author George McNulty at The Learned Owl Book Shop
Local author George McNulty will visit to sign and sell his first novel, The Trieste Intrigue, a fictionalized account of the 1981 plot to assassinate Pope John Paul II.

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.

April 23, 5-9 PM - Spring Open House at Molly Taylor Designs
It is with pride and excitement that we announce a project that we having been working for nearly a year. On Thursday, April 23rd, join us as we celebrate the launch of our new name and logo at an open house at our Hudson studio from 5 PM until 9 PM. Sincere thanks for your support - we look forward to sharing our new brand and celebrating with you!

April 25, 11 AM - Storytime with author Deanna Voso at The Learned Owl Book Shop
Join us as we welcome and showcase local children's author Deanna Voso. She will be reading and signing her children's book Lily's Bows, about a little girl, inspired by Ms. Voso's niece Liliana, who loves to wear bows in her hair. All in attendance will receive their own brightly colored bow to take home with them!

April 25, 1 PM - Author Marlit Polsky at The Learned Owl Book Shop
Come meet Marlit Polsky and hear stories about her 16 years behind the cosmetic counter at Bloomingdale's in White Plains, New York. Her book is entitled Rouge Hags and will have you laughing out loud!

April 25, 2 PM - Author Gail Carson Levine at the Hudson Library
Gail Carson Levine's first book for children, Ella Enchanted, was selected as a Newbery Honor Book and later made into a feature film. She has also garnered praise for her bestsellers Ever and Fairest; Dave at Night, an ALA Notable Book and Best Book for Young Adults; six Princess Tales books; and many others. Her latest book, Stolen Magic, shares in the adventures of Elodie and the dragon detective Meenore. In addition to her children's chapter books, she has written two nonfiction books about writing and two children's storybooks. Register online for this event at hudsonlibrary.org, or call (330) 653-6658. The Learned Owl Book Shop will provide books for purchase at this event.

April 30, 6-9 PM - Open Mic Night at The Open Door Coffee Company
Last Thursday of the Month. Free coffee for performers! Bring an instrument - bring a friend. Musicians: Can't sign up in person? Simply call or email us at 330-65305900 / opendoorcoffeecompany@gmail.com


May 2015:

May 1-3 - Jim Hjelm Trunk Show at All Brides Beautiful
Designed by Francesca Pitera, Jim Hjelm features gowns that satisfy every bride. Jim Hjelm is known for unique detailing, combined with luxurious fabrics & delicate embroidery. From beautiful laces, to structured taffetas, to delicate organzas - Jim Hjelm has the perfect dress for you! Appointments REQUIRED to reserve your private fitting room: 330-655-1339. [read more]

May 2, 1-3 PM - Yoga Therapy for a Healthy Back at Yoga Lounge & Barre
This 2-hour workshop with Michelle will include a short lecture on basic anatomy of the spine, common reasons for back pain and how the psoas, hamstrings and feet are important for proper spinal alignment. Then, we will move through a series of yoga postures paying special attention to alignment in order to help prevent and relieve back pain. For all-levels. $25 per person

May 2, 1 PM - Author Charles Larlham at The Learned Owl Book Shop
Charles Larlham will visit The Learned Owl with his two memoirs, The Old Man and Me and The Old Man and Me: Book 2: Things I Didn't Get to Tell You the First Time.

May 8, 5-8 PM - Second Friday Art Hop
Theme for May: Art is Popping Up All Over!
Second Friday Art Hops are a collaborative effort designed to promote the arts in Hudson and support the work of studio artists and galleries. Artist studios and galleries in Hudson have teamed up with local businesses to host a regular monthly event for art lovers in the area. Visitors can tour working studios or art galleries in the downtown Hudson area. Peek inside an artist's studio and see firsthand the work that's being created in Hudson's expanding arts community. The studios and art galleries offer a wide variety of artwork: paintings, jewelry, watercolors, oil paintings, realistic work and abstract art. You can even catch live music around town. Many of the artists offer art classes and workshops and will be happy to tell you about them. Maps are available at participating studios and galleries.

May 9, 11 AM-3 PM - All About Mom at First & Main
Join us at First & Main as we celebrate all things Mom! Free Kids Photo Booth * Card Making * Strolling Music * Refreshments * and More!

May 9, 12:15-2:15 PM - Nourish Yoga at Yoga Lounge & Barre
A powerful all-levels flow class with guest yogi Michele Ford. Designed to encourage artful balance through creative sequencing, strength diversity and deep stretching. Transform your yoga practice on and off the mat by aligning with your inner wisdom, revealing unconscious patterns and cultivating vitality. For all-levels. $25 per person. *** $35 if you take both of Michele's workshops***

May 9, 2:15-3:15 PM - Eating for Wellness at Yoga Lounge & Barre
Enhance your health and vitality through Ayurveda, yoga's sister science. In this accessible introduction to Ayurveda, Michele will discuss powerful and practical adjustments to your diet and lifestyle to cultivate overall balance and well-being. $15 per person. *** $35 if you take both of Michele's workshops***

May 15-17 - Alyne Bridal Trunk Show at All Brides Beautiful
Join us for the simple elegance of Alyne Bridal. Made by Rita Vinieris, these gorgeous gowns have sleek, sophisticated, couture styles that are affordable. Appointments REQUIRED to reserve your private fitting room: 330-655-1339. [read more]

May 25 - Memorial Day Parade

May 30, 9 AM-5 PM - FLEA at the Evaporator Works (51 South Main St.)
The Flea at the Evaporator Works, where you will find Northeastern Ohio's best & most creative re-inventers, up-cyclers, pickers, made-by-hand, steampunk, artisans, industrial, food trucks, musicians. You are going to love us! For more information, call 330-655-2274.

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

June 27, 9 AM-5 PM - FLEA at the Evaporator Works (51 South Main St.)
The Flea at the Evaporator Works, where you will find Northeastern Ohio's best & most creative re-inventers, up-cyclers, pickers, made-by-hand, steampunk, artisans, industrial, food trucks, musicians. You are going to love us! For more information, call 330-655-2274.


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

July 25, 9 AM-5 PM - FLEA at the Evaporator Works (51 South Main St.)
The Flea at the Evaporator Works, where you will find Northeastern Ohio's best & most creative re-inventers, up-cyclers, pickers, made-by-hand, steampunk, artisans, industrial, food trucks, musicians. You are going to love us! For more information, call 330-655-2274.


August 2015:

August 22-23 - Art on the Green

August 29, 9 AM-5 PM - FLEA at the Evaporator Works (51 South Main St.)
The Flea at the Evaporator Works, where you will find Northeastern Ohio's best & most creative re-inventers, up-cyclers, pickers, made-by-hand, steampunk, artisans, industrial, food trucks, musicians. You are going to love us! For more information, call 330-655-2274.


September 2015:

September 6-7 - Taste of Hudson

September 13 - Case Barlow Farm Fall Harvest Fest

September 26, 9 AM-5 PM - FLEA at the Evaporator Works (51 South Main St.)
The Flea at the Evaporator Works, where you will find Northeastern Ohio's best & most creative re-inventers, up-cyclers, pickers, made-by-hand, steampunk, artisans, industrial, food trucks, musicians. You are going to love us! For more information, call 330-655-2274.


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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