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Reading Therapy Dogs

For grades 1-4

2019-11-14 16:00:00 2019-11-14 17:00:00 America/New_York Reading Therapy Dogs Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library

Thursday, November 14
4:00pm - 5:00pm

Add to Calendar 2019-11-14 16:00:00 2019-11-14 17:00:00 America/New_York Reading Therapy Dogs Improve reading skills or help your child gain confidence in reading with a therapy dog. Please call Youth Services at 518-371-8622 for a 15-minute appointment. Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library

Children's Activity Room

Improve reading skills or help your child gain confidence in reading with a therapy dog. Please call Youth Services at 518-371-8622 for a 15-minute appointment.

Sign up your child to read alone, with a sibling, or a friend. Bring a book of your own or choose from a preselected assortment.

AGE GROUP: | Children |

EVENT TYPE: | Childhood Enrichment |

TAGS: | Early Literacy | Birth to Elementary School Age |

Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library

Phone: 518-371-8622
Library Director
Alex Gutelius

Hours
Mon, Nov 18 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Nov 19 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Nov 20 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Nov 21 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Nov 22 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Nov 23 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Nov 24 12:00PM to 5:00PM

About the library

The Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library provides a wide range of materials, programs, and services to the residents of Clifton Park and Halfmoon. We are a member of the Southern Adirondack Library System. Our mission is to nurture and foster community connections by providing the space and resources for patrons to be educated, entertained, and enriched. Our vision is to be at the heart of our community. The go-to place to meet, learn, and do. 

Upcoming events

Wed, Nov 20, 9:30am - 11:30am
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Computer Lab
ELL will meet in the Computer Lab.

Wed, Nov 20, 9:30am - 11:30am
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Piracci Board Room
Class will provide... more
Class will provide conversation, reading, writing, grammar, vocabulary development, and learning survival English. For those students in the low to high beginner level.

Wed, Nov 20, 9:30am - 10:00am
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Children's Activity Room
Experience upbeat, one-on-one... more
Experience upbeat, one-on-one time with your new walker. Share independent movement activities, interactive rhymes, songs, and stories. Optional playtime follows. No siblings (except twins) please.
Registration is now closed

Wed, Nov 20, 9:30am - 2:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Program Room D
Volunteers from the Saratoga... more
Volunteers from the Saratoga County Office for the Aging will conduct insurance counseling for Medicare. Please contact them directly to schedule an appointment: 518-884-4100

Wed, Nov 20, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Program Room A-B
Learn about the four leading... more
Learn about the four leading causes of vision loss in older adults, early warning signs, adaptive support strategies, and available resources including vision rehabilitation and adaptive aids.

Wed, Nov 20, 10:30am - 11:15am
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Children's Activity Room
Enjoy a lively 45 -minute... more
Enjoy a lively 45 -minute program with your child. Listen and participate in stories, rhymes, and music for 30 minutes. The program ends with a 15 minute fun craft.

Wed, Nov 20, 10:30am - 1:30pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Program Room C
Come with friends or join a... more
Come with friends or join a group for a friendly game of Mah Jongg.

Wed, Nov 20, 4:15pm - 5:30pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Program Room C-D
Dive deeper into ScratchJr and... more
Dive deeper into ScratchJr and learn how to make more complex programs with characters, games, and advanced features. Bring an iPad with ScratchJr loaded (or iPads provided if needed).
Registration is now closed

Wed, Nov 20, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Piracci Board Room
Informal meetup for anyone who... more
Informal meetup for anyone who wants to write, is already a writer, or wants to find out more about NaNoWriMo.

Wed, Nov 20, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Program Room C
Friends of the Library Monthly... more
Friends of the Library Monthly Board Meeting.

Thu, Nov 21, 9:30am - 11:30am
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Piracci Board Room
Class will provide... more
Class will provide conversation, reading, writing, grammar, vocabulary development, and learning survival English. For those students in the low to high beginner level.

Thu, Nov 21, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Program Room C
Bring your favorite dessert to... more
Bring your favorite dessert to share as we discuss what we’ve been reading this year. All are welcome, including new participants. Light refreshments will be provided.

Thu, Nov 21, 4:15pm - 5:15pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Program Room D
LEGO builders are challenged to... more
LEGO builders are challenged to work as individuals or in groups to build projects based upon a theme. Please do not bring your own Legos. THEME: Transportation

Canceled
Thu, Nov 21, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library
Spend the evening playing... more
Spend the evening playing games! Come with a group or join one when you get here.

Thu, Nov 21, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Program Room C
Come out for an evening of... more
Come out for an evening of word-building fun playing Scrabble with friends and neighbors. If Scrabble isn't your thing, we'll have a chess board available too!

Thu, Nov 21, 7:00pm - 8:45pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Piracci Board Room
This informal group meets on... more
This informal group meets on the 1st and 3rd Thursday of every month. Share photo techniques and learn how to take better photos with your digital camera.

Fri, Nov 22, 10:00am - 11:30am
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Program Room C
Learn how to download free... more
Learn how to download free ebooks and audiobooks using cloudLibrary and OverDrive apps for Apple, Android, and Kindle Fire devices only.

Fri, Nov 22, 10:30am - 11:00am
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Children's Activity Room
Come and experience all the fun... more
Come and experience all the fun that music and motion brings! Enjoy a variety of music, dancing, and other interactive movement activities to share with your child.

Fri, Nov 22, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Program Room A-B
Readings from the most recent... more
Readings from the most recent edition of The Apple Tree (available for purchase).

Sat, Nov 23, 9:00am - 4:30pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - 2nd Floor Mezzanine
Calling all Puzzlers! Looking... more
Calling all Puzzlers! Looking for a new challenge? Bring gently used, 500+ piece complete jigsaw puzzles to swap with the Library's collection. Located on the second floor balcony.

Sat, Nov 23, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Program Room A-B
After a freak accident during a... more
After a freak accident during a worldwide blackout, struggling musician Jack Malik wakes to discover that he is the only person in the world to remember The Beatles.

Mon, Nov 25, 9:10am - 10:10am
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Children's Activity Room
Play and interact with others... more
Play and interact with others while using age appropriate toys, puzzles, books, and craft materials. Stick around for stories and songs.
Registration is now closed

Mon, Nov 25, 10:30am - 11:30am
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Children's Activity Room
Play and interact with others... more
Play and interact with others while using age appropriate toys, puzzles, books, and craft materials. Stick around for stories and songs.
Registration is now closed

Mon, Nov 25, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Piracci Board Room
This class will focus on... more
This class will focus on improving your English conversational skills. It is recommended for those with an intermediate to high level of English speaking.

Tue, Nov 26, 9:30am - 11:30am
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Piracci Board Room
Classes will cover... more
Classes will cover conversation, reading, writing, grammar, vocabulary development, pronunciation, American culture, and current events. For low to high intermediate level.

Tue, Nov 26, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Program Room C
Interested in meeting other... more
Interested in meeting other hand-crafters and having time to just sit down and knit? Crocheters, Quilters, and Needle workers are also welcome! Teens 14+ welcome.

Tue, Nov 26, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Piracci Board Room
Informal meetup for anyone who... more
Informal meetup for anyone who wants to write, is already a writer, or wants to find out more about NaNoWriMo.

Canceled
Wed, Nov 27, 9:30am - 11:30am
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library
Class will provide... more
Class will provide conversation, reading, writing, grammar, vocabulary development, and learning survival English. For those students in the low to high beginner level.

Wed, Nov 27, 9:30am - 2:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Program Room D
Volunteers from the Saratoga... more
Volunteers from the Saratoga County Office for the Aging will conduct insurance counseling for Medicare. Please contact them directly to schedule an appointment: 518-884-4100

Wed, Nov 27, 10:00am - 11:00am
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Program Room C
Earn a certificate for... more
Earn a certificate for volunteer hours by assisting with Library tasks or a community service craft project. Tasks will vary.
This event is full

Wed, Nov 27, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Program Room C
Earn a certificate for... more
Earn a certificate for volunteer hours by assisting with Library tasks or a community service craft project. Tasks will vary.
This event is full

Wed, Nov 27, 5:00pm - 9:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library
The Library will close at 5pm... more
The Library will close at 5pm for the Thanksgiving Holiday.

Thu, Nov 28, All day
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library
The Library will be closed for... more
The Library will be closed for Thanksgiving Day.

Fri, Nov 29, 2:00pm - 3:45pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Program Room A-B
Celebrate the 80th anniversary... more
Celebrate the 80th anniversary of The Wizard of Oz with a screening of the classic film.

Sat, Nov 30, 10:00am - 11:00am
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Children's Activity Room
All ages can enjoy practicing... more
All ages can enjoy practicing yoga together in this playful family yoga and mindfulness class. Presented by Rita Zink.

Sun, Dec 01, All day
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library
In honor of the Library's 50th... more
In honor of the Library's 50th Anniversary, we are challenging Adult Readers to read 50 books in just 52 weeks!

Mon, Dec 02, All day
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library
How many Waldos can you find... more
How many Waldos can you find hidden throughout the Children's Library? Find them all and turn in your scavenger hunt sheet to win a small prize!

Mon, Dec 02, 10:30am - 11:30am
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library
Explore and discover in this... more
Explore and discover in this winter snow adventure with Miss Sarah! We'll do science experiments with snow and learn about winter animal habitats.

Mon, Dec 02, 12:15pm - 1:15pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Children's Activity Room
Explore and discover in this... more
Explore and discover in this winter snow adventure with Miss Sarah! We'll do science experiments with snow and learn about winter animal habitats.

Rescheduled
Mon, Dec 02, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
New date Wednesday, December 04, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library
Introduction to do-it-yourself... more
Introduction to do-it-yourself (DIY) website or blog creation through Blogger or Wordpress. Free and user friendly. Learn about customizing Wordpress to work best for you.

Mon, Dec 02, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Program Room D
Joint meeting of the FOL PR... more
Joint meeting of the FOL PR Committee and Library's PR staff.

Mon, Dec 02, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Local History Room
This class will focus on... more
This class will focus on improving your English conversational skills. It is recommended for those with an intermediate to high level of English speaking.

Mon, Dec 02, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Piracci Board Room
Junior Friends of the Library... more
Junior Friends of the Library Monthly Meeting

Tue, Dec 03, All day
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library
How many Waldos can you find... more
How many Waldos can you find hidden throughout the Children's Library? Find them all and turn in your scavenger hunt sheet to win a small prize!

Tue, Dec 03, 9:30am - 11:30am
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Piracci Board Room
Classes will cover... more
Classes will cover conversation, reading, writing, grammar, vocabulary development, pronunciation, American culture, and current events. For low to high intermediate level.

Tue, Dec 03, 4:15pm - 5:15pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Piracci Board Room
Join us every other month for a... more
Join us every other month for a new adventure! Read the book before we meet, and we'll talk about the many different paths we chose and why!

Tue, Dec 03, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Computer Lab
Design your own game using... more
Design your own game using block programming in Kodu.

Tue, Dec 03, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Piracci Board Room
What's old is new again!... more
What's old is new again! Breakout your retro recipe for Jello Salad. Bring the recipe and a sample to share as we bring back this entertaining classic.

Wed, Dec 04, All day
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library
How many Waldos can you find... more
How many Waldos can you find hidden throughout the Children's Library? Find them all and turn in your scavenger hunt sheet to win a small prize!

Wed, Dec 04, 9:30am - 11:30am
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Piracci Board Room
Class will provide... more
Class will provide conversation, reading, writing, grammar, vocabulary development, and learning survival English. For those students in the low to high beginner level.

Wed, Dec 04, 9:30am - 2:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Program Room D
Volunteers from the Saratoga... more
Volunteers from the Saratoga County Office for the Aging will conduct insurance counseling for Medicare. Please contact them directly to schedule an appointment: 518-884-4100

Wed, Dec 04, 10:15am - 11:00am
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Children's Activity Room
Attend this series of short,... more
Attend this series of short, literature-based films. Siblings welcome.

Wed, Dec 04, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Computer Lab
Introduction to do-it-yourself... more
Introduction to do-it-yourself (DIY) website or blog creation through Blogger or Wordpress. Free and user friendly. Learn about customizing Wordpress to work best for you.

Wed, Dec 04, 4:15pm - 5:30pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Children's Activity Room
Dive deeper into ScratchJr and... more
Dive deeper into ScratchJr and learn how to make more complex programs with characters, games, and advanced features. Bring an iPad with ScratchJr loaded (or iPads provided if needed).
Registration is now closed

Wed, Dec 04, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Program Room C
Whether it’s in a notebook,... more
Whether it’s in a notebook, blog, or sketchpad, journaling can help you lead a whole and fulfilling life, as well as be a way to keep track of goals, your life activities, and dreams.

Thu, Dec 05, All day
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library
How many Waldos can you find... more
How many Waldos can you find hidden throughout the Children's Library? Find them all and turn in your scavenger hunt sheet to win a small prize!

Thu, Dec 05, 9:30am - 11:30am
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Piracci Board Room
Class will provide... more
Class will provide conversation, reading, writing, grammar, vocabulary development, and learning survival English. For those students in the low to high beginner level.

Thu, Dec 05, 11:00am - 1:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Local History Room
Lisa Dougherty, a skilled... more
Lisa Dougherty, a skilled genealogical researcher, will help you with your questions, roadblocks, and other stumpers.

Thu, Dec 05, 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Children's Activity Room
Explore the power when Finch... more
Explore the power when Finch Robots meet Scratch programming! Teams of two will make the Finch Robots synchronize movements and master a maze.
Registration opens Thursday, November 21 2019 at 9:00am

Thu, Dec 05, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Program Room C-D
Drop-in and build with us!

Thu, Dec 05, 7:00pm - 8:45pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Piracci Board Room
This informal group meets on... more
This informal group meets on the 1st and 3rd Thursday of every month. Share photo techniques and learn how to take better photos with your digital camera.

Thu, Dec 05, 7:45pm - 8:45pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library
Earn a certificate for... more
Earn a certificate for volunteer hours by assisting with Library tasks or a community service craft project. Tasks will vary.