Award-winning memoirist and critic Daniel Mendelsohn will discuss his latest book, An Odyssey: A Father, A Son, and An Epic. Named a Best Book of 2017 by NPR, Library Journal, The Christian Science Monitor, and Newsday, An Odyssey tells the story of a father and son’s transformative journey in reading—and reliving—Homer’s epic masterpiece.
An activity center for children ages 0 to 4 years old with their caregiver. Adults are to remain in the room with their children at all times.
Babies and young children naturally learn and develop through play. The Born to Play room is an activity center for your youngest patrons that is rich in learning opportunities and establishes the library as an early literacy advocate. The center is funded by the Friends of the Hudson Library and includes a wide range of toys targeting different developmental areas. The door must remain open, and the Born-To-Play toys must remain inside the room.