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This January, during National Blood Donor Month, the American Red Cross encourages people to roll up their sleeves to give blood to help maintain a sufficient blood supply for patients. Hudson Hospital & Clinic Conference Center will be hosting its blood drive Tuesday, Jan. 5, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and the Hudson YMCA will be hosting its Red Cross Blood Drive on Friday, Jan. 8 from 12:30-6:30 p.m. Hudson Hospital is reminding donors that a driver’s license or blood donor card is required.
Barb and Bob Peterson will share their experiences about Habitat for Humanity at the Hudson Home & Garden Club meeting on Tuesday, Jan. 5 at 1 p.m. in the River Room at The Phipps Center for the Arts. The public is invited to attend.
Beginning Jan. 4, the Hudson Area Library will be open on Mondays from noon to 6 p.m. These limited hours will be in place for a couple of months and staffing will be increased to accommodate regular hours. The Hudson Area Joint Library Board voted at its Nov. 17 meeting to use an additional $40,000 from City Council -- increasing spending from $315,000 to $355,000 -- to open the library on Mondays in 2016. The plan, Alderperson Joyce Hall told the Star-Observer last month, includes expanding library hours to 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. no later than the middle of April.
The city of Hudson will hold an informational meeting on the reconstruction of Vine Street from First to Ninth streets that is planned for next summer. The meeting will be held at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 6, in the Council Chambers of Hudson City Hall, located at 505 Third Street. Property owners on that stretch of Vine Street, and other interested parties, are encouraged to attend the meeting.
Friends of Willow River State Park will be hosting a free class on learning how to snowshoe next month The instruction will begin on Saturday, Jan. 9, from 1-3 p.m...
A new year is often a time for celebration, but it also presents us with a time to focus on positive changes in our lives. Although Jan. 1 is nothing...
Several classes will be offered this winter in pottery, watercolor, acrylic and oil painting, drawing, and stained glass at The Phipps Center for the Arts.
Colleen Raye reunites her talented, entertaining, and personable family for special New Yearís Eve shows on Thursday, Dec. 31 at 1 p.m., 4 p.m., and 7 p.m. at The Phipps Center for the Arts. Their program will include contemporary pop and oldies, the Great American Songbook, Broadway show tunes, and country selections.
“Radio Daze II” will be presented Jan. 15-31 at The Phipps Center for the Arts. This original production recreates the Golden Age of radio when families would gather around to listen to programs while casts performed the show live in front of a studio audience. The ensemble cast includes Hudson residents Janet Fogg, Gary Jader, Katie Knudson, Rusty Lavelle, Dawn Marquart, Patty O’Meara, Scott Peterson and James Shoemaker.
Because of limited availability of the Knowles Center as well as an early Spring Break, tryouts for the traveling softball teams are being held earlier than usual this year. 12U, 14U and 16U Tryouts for the 12U, 14U and 16U traveling teams will be on Saturday, Jan. 9, at the Knowles Center in River Falls. --The 12U tryouts will be from 9 to 11 a.m. Jan. 9