The War Memorial Library in Hudson is a non-profit registered charity providing a subscription library of printed and digital materials, primarily in the English language, to the residents of Hudson, Quebec and surrounding communities.Operated by volunteers, the Library is self-financing through membership fees, donations and fund raising activities. The Library in turn donates, to local charities, funds in excess of its own needs.The building and the Library serve as a memorial to those in Hudson who served in the Canadian Armed Forces.

Friday, March 25, 2011

Winners of Student Poetry Contest

Greenwood Poets are pleased to announce the winners of the Student Poetry Contest. They are:
Westwood High:
1st Place: Olivier Sutter (Grade 10), Tied for 2nd: Adam Lowe & Justine Bajohr,
Honourable Mention: Karoline Bondyra & Charlotte Côté-Lebofsky
Forest Hill:
1st Place: Sophie Barbeau (Grade 5), 2nd: Benjamin Riel-Landry, 3rd: Catherine Kielly
Honourable Mention: Julia Gaul & Hanna Schmoelz
Judges: Jon Torell, Catherine Chandler, Sandra Stephenson

Thursday, March 24, 2011

April Book Sale

The April Book Sales starts on Monday, April 4th at 2.30 pm and continues until Saturday, April 9th. A special table of gardening and golf books is featured.

Sunday, March 20, 2011

Bard's Birthday Bash- Sonnet Contest

The Library is holding a Shakespearean Sonnet Contest to help celebrate the Bard's birthday. Entries must follow the Shakespearean form; be original poems on any topic and not previously published or submitted to the contest, be 14 lines in length, written in iambic pentameter and adhere to the rhyme scheme: ABAB CDCD EFEF GG
Submit to the Library by April 20th or email to
There will be 3 prizes awarded and winning entries will be read at the Birthday Bash on April 23rd between 10am & 2pm. All ages welcome!