The following events are hosted by members of the Merchants of Hudson.

Scout & Molly's Boutique - Grand Opening Event Oct. 8, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.

On Oct, 8, Scout & Molly's will officially open its newest franchise location in Hudson. The women's apparel store will celebrate its grand opening with discounts, sips and hors d'oeuvres. Scout & Molly's will offer upscale designer women's clothing as well as original chic designs, and is one of many store openings across the country over the next few months. 5% of all sales on grand opening day will go to Ashlie's Embrace, a local charity that raises money to provide CuddleCots to area hospitals.

The Learned Owl Book Shop - group meetings

Oct. 9, 2-3 p.m. - Autumn Story Time. Come for stories and help us decorate the children's room tree with colorful leaves and an owl with your name on it. Participants can also paint pumpkins and enjoy a fall treat.

Oct. 10, 1 p.m. or Oct. 11, 7 p.m. - The book club discusses "Did You Ever Have a Family" by Bill Clegg. New members are always welcome.

Oct. 16, 2 p.m. - The history book club will discuss Napoleon Bonaparte. Choose a book that pertains to the topic and come to discuss with the group.

Oct. 16, 2-3 p.m. - Early Halloween Story Time. Get Halloween costumes out early and come hear Enzo's Very Scary Halloween. People can also enjoy activity and refreshments. Everyone who comes in their costume will receive a special Enzo canvas trick or treat bag.

Lucia's... the salon on main - Grand Re-Opening Party, Oct. 13, 5-9 p.m.

Join us for an open house as we celebrate your brand new salon at Lucia's... the salon on main. There will be drinks, food, demos, prizes, giveaways and infinite amounts of love and laughter. All attendees will be entered into a drawing to win free services for a year.

Young Actors Studio presents "The Addams Family," Oct. 20-22

Just in time for Halloween, the students of Young Actors Studio will perform the wacky musical "The Addams Family." Show times are at 7 p.m. each evening with an additional matinee on Oct.. 22 at 2 p.m. Tickets can be purchased online at Young Actors Studio is located at 86 Owen Brown St. in Hudson. For more information, call 330-653-8525.