Hudson History Walk

Join us August 8, at 6:30pm, for a guided walking tour of Hudson offered by the Hudson History Room. The tour begins at the library. Booklets are available at the library and at the library’s booth at the Hudson Farmer’s Market. Please visit the library or call us at 309-726-1103 to sign up.

Teen Advisory League – Chopped Challenge

Our next TAL meeting will be on Monday, July 26, 2021. We will be having our first Chopped Challenge. Pick up your bag of ingredients between 4 and 5:00 PM to make an incredible appetizer. You will have 1 hour to return with an amazing dish to be judged by a selected panel of judges. Tuesday, July 27 will be the next date for the entree challenge. Wednesday, July 28 will be the dessert challenge day. You won’t want to miss this Teen Summer Reading Program Challenge. Registration is required for this event. You may participate in 1 or all 3 challenges. Top 3 winners of each event will be put in a drawing for the grand prize of $25 VISA Gift Card.

Job Openings

The library is taking applications for part-time library assistants working one to three evenings per week and Saturdays. Duties include checking out to patrons, checking items back in, shelving, helping patrons locate materials, assisting with programming as needed, and other duties as they arise.

Strong customer service skills mandatory. Applicants must be comfortable with computers and are required to learn the library circulation system. Starting wage is $11.00/hour.

Applications may be dropped off in person at the library desk or emailed to