December dates set for backpack program

The Hudson Area Backpack Program will offer drive-thru food distribution 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesdays, Dec. 1 and 15,and 4-6 p.m. Thursdays, Dec. 2 and 16,at St. Patrick’s Church, 1500 Vine St. Volunteers will load the food.

Shop and choose what you need from the basement garage at Fresh Harvest 9-11 a.m. Dec. 8, 22 and 29 at St. Patrick Church. 

Registration and program details can be found at


Hudson Mayor Rich O'Conner with his favorite quilt. Submitted

Mayor's favorite quilt

Hudson Mayor Rich O'Conner attended the semi-annual quilt show of the Hudson Heritage Quilters on Nov. 6, and picked a favorite. The quilt was made by guild member Jan Dolan.

Chili feed, bingo night

Gather for chili and bingo on Nov. 28, at 5 p.m., at Bethany Lutheran Church, 415 Bridge Ave., Star Prairie. There is no charge to play bingo, so bring a friend. Chili and prizes will be provided. Call Jean Measner at 715-381-3953 with any questions. 

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