100th birthday of the Hudson Clock Tower

On the 16th of September the Hudson Heritage Association will celebrate the 100th birthday of the Hudson Clock Tower.

A video tour of the clock tower and its history featuring Tom Vince and Katie Hoy, from Hudson Cable Television

Hudson Clock Tower gets a bow.

A letter of thanks from the President of Hudson Heritage Association – Published in the Hudson Hub-Times Sept 23, 2012

“Hudson Heritage Association would like to thank everyone who attended the 100th birthday celebration of the Hudson Clock Tower that took place on…

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Katie Hoy

Barlow Community Center, S Oviatt St.

Former HHA President and active member of Questers Katie Hoy will present a program about the restoration of the clock works and chimes in the late 1970’s. She will be assisted by Ken Daly of Greenville, S. C., a former Hudson resident, who was very much involved in the technical aspects of the clock tower restoration program. This will be a preview of Sunday’s celebration on the Green.

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Melissa Holbrook Pierson

Melissa Holbrook Pierson, author and preservation advocate, WRA class 1976

“The Place You Love Is Gone: Progress Hits Home”

(National Historic Preservation Month)

Time & Location: 7:30pm at the Barlow Community Center, S. Oviatt Street, Hudson.

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Dr. Raymond ‘Skip’ Hyser, Jr.

Speaker: Dr. Raymond ‘Skip’ Hyser, Jr.

Program: “Next Door Neighbors: Businessman James W. Ellsworth and Farmer William I. Chamberlain and the Future of America”

Time & Location: 7:30pm at the Barlow Community Center, S. Oviatt Street, Hudson.

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Lynna Piekutowski

Lynna Piekutowski, HHA member and author of the book about WRA’s men whoserved in World War II, will present vintage films taken during the 1930’s and 1940’s on the WRA campus.

It’s an all-Hudson looklook at “Remembering the Boys, Their Teachers, and the Town”

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The Building Doctor Clinic visits Hudson!

The Building Doctor Clinic visits Hudson, with two experts form the Ohio Preservation Office in Columbus; co-sponsored by the City of Hudson, Hudson Heritage Association and Western Reserve Academy.

A special program will be held at the Murdoch Athletic Center at Western Reserve Academy on Thursday, November 3, 2011. All interested parties are invited to attend.

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Field Trip to Poland, Ohio

Field Trip to Poland, Ohio for a visit to the historic Jared Potter Kirtland House (1830’s) 44 Aubundon Road, moved and restored by former Hudson resident, architect and architectural historian Rebecca M. Rogers.

Reservations: Tom Vince

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