On November 3, the Friends of the Cohoes Public Library will be hosting the 30th Annual Autumn Affair at the Ukrainian-American Club at 1 Pulaski St, Cohoes. This year, we are proud to have local writer, Herb Hyde, as our guest speaker. Mr. Hyde is author of the of numerous books including his newest “Uncle John’s Diner” about an icon in Cohoes. The Affair is one of 2 major fund raisers for the Friends and all proceeds benefit the library. Reservations are open and forms are available at the Library. The event begins at 12 pm with a social hour. Reservations are $30. Reservation can also be made by calling 518-237-3087. The event is open to all.