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First Friday: Birds of Clifton Park and Halfmoon

2024-04-05 10:30:00 2024-04-05 11:30:00 America/New_York First Friday: Birds of Clifton Park and Halfmoon Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Program Room A-B

Friday, April 05
10:30am - 11:30am

Add to Calendar 2024-04-05 10:30:00 2024-04-05 11:30:00 America/New_York First Friday: Birds of Clifton Park and Halfmoon Learn about identifying and feeding local birds, the value of binoculars, and starting your birding journey. Presented by the Audubon Society of the Capital Region. Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Program Room A-B

Program Room A-B

Learn about identifying and feeding local birds, the value of binoculars, and starting your birding journey. Presented by the Audubon Society of the Capital Region.

All programs are subject to change based on weather and safety guidelines.

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AGE GROUP: | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | General Interest |

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Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library

Phone: 518-371-8622
Library Director
Alex Gutelius

Hours
Mon, Apr 15 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Apr 16 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Apr 17 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Apr 18 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Apr 19 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Apr 20 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Apr 21 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

Sun, Apr 21, All day
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Children's Library
Stop by the Children's Library... more
Stop by the Children's Library and use supplies on "The Very Hungry Carterpillar" to make a flower craft! While supplies last.

Sun, Apr 21, All day
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Teen Place
Visit the Teen Place anytime... more
Visit the Teen Place anytime during the month of April for a fun scavenger hunt featuring profiles of contemporary poets.

Sun, Apr 21, 12:00pm - 4:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Program Room A-D
Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, and... more
Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, and help the Library -- it's a win/win/win. This is a "free will" donation event.

Mon, Apr 22, All day
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Children's Library
Visit the Children's Library... more
Visit the Children's Library anytime during the month of April for a fun outer space scavenger hunt!

Mon, Apr 22, 10:00am - 10:30am
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Long Wall
Nurture your child's love of... more
Nurture your child's love of reading with stories, songs, and other fun activities!

Mon, Apr 22, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Computer Lab
This class will cover basic... more
This class will cover basic computer skills. Topics include using the keyboard and mouse, navigating Windows 10, internet, email, and cybersecurity basics.
Registration is now closed

Mon, Apr 22, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Computer Lab
Bring your specific questions... more
Bring your specific questions about using your Apple or Android smartphone to this small group discussion.
This event is full

Mon, Apr 22, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Children's Activity Room
Using recyclables and other... more
Using recyclables and other basic materials, kids will receive a bag of mystery items and then use them to complete a design challenge.

Tue, Apr 23, 9:30am - 11:00am
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Program Room A-B
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.

Tue, Apr 23, 12:30pm - 2:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Computer Lab
This class will cover basic... more
This class will cover basic computer skills. Topics will include using the keyboard and mouse, navigating Windows 10, internet, email, and cybersecurity basics.
Registration is now closed

Canceled
Tue, Apr 23, 4:00pm - 4:15pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library
Improve reading skills or help... more
Improve reading skills or help your child gain confidence in reading with a therapy dog. Please sign up for only one 15-minute appointment.

Canceled
Tue, Apr 23, 4:15pm - 4:30pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library
Improve reading skills or help... more
Improve reading skills or help your child gain confidence in reading with a therapy dog. Please sign up for only one 15-minute appointment.

Canceled
Tue, Apr 23, 4:30pm - 4:45pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library
Improve reading skills or help... more
Improve reading skills or help your child gain confidence in reading with a therapy dog. Please sign up for only one 15-minute appointment.

Canceled
Tue, Apr 23, 4:45pm - 5:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library
Improve reading skills or help... more
Improve reading skills or help your child gain confidence in reading with a therapy dog. Please sign up for only one 15-minute appointment.

Tue, Apr 23, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Program Room C-D
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, Apr 23, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Children's Activity Room
Wear your PJs to the Library... more
Wear your PJs to the Library for an in-person, evening Story Time with Miss Chrissie!

Wed, Apr 24, 9:30am - 11:00am
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Program Room A-B
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, Apr 24, 10:00am - 12:00pm
- Clifton Park Senior Community Center.
A writing workshop for adults... more
A writing workshop for adults who would like a gentle, supportive atmosphere and thought-provoking assignments.

Wed, Apr 24, 10:30am - 11:15am
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Children's Activity Room
Nurture your preschooler's love... more
Nurture your preschooler's love of reading with stories, songs, and a fun craft activity!

Wed, Apr 24, 11:30am - 12:45pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Computer Lab
Learn how to use library... more
Learn how to use library resources to access ebooks, audiobooks, movies, music, TV shows, magazines, and comics.
This event is full

Wed, Apr 24, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Computer Lab
This class will cover basic... more
This class will cover basic computer skills. Topics include using the keyboard and mouse, navigating Windows 10, internet, email, and cybersecurity basics.
Registration is now closed

Wed, Apr 24, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library
In this webinar, you’ll learn... more
In this webinar, you’ll learn how to use two handy and simple leadership and communication tools: “Like and Do Well Quad” and “Affinity Diagram.”
Register

Wed, Apr 24, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Piracci Board Room
An introduction to the basics... more
An introduction to the basics of Chinese language and culture. Participants will learn language related to weather, jobs, feelings, and time in this eight-week program.
Registration is now closed

Wed, Apr 24, 4:00pm - 5:15pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Computer Lab
Through hands-on games and... more
Through hands-on games and activities, this program introduces key coding concepts to students as they learn to code with ScratchJr.
Registration is now closed

Wed, Apr 24, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Program Room C
For those interested in... more
For those interested in learning more about American history and government, or those preparing to take the U.S. Citizenship Exam in 2024.
Registration is now closed

Wed, Apr 24, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Computer Lab
Classes will focus on grammar... more
Classes will focus on grammar and will incorporate listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills. For low to high intermediate level.

Thu, Apr 25, 9:30am - 10:30am
- Zoom
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.

Thu, Apr 25, 10:00am - 10:30am
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Program Room A-B
Join us for stories and songs,... more
Join us for stories and songs, and learn a new language while nurturing your child's love of reading! Stories will be read in both Spanish and English.

Thu, Apr 25, 12:30pm - 2:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Computer Lab
This class will cover basic... more
This class will cover basic computer skills. Topics will include using the keyboard and mouse, navigating Windows 10, internet, email, and cybersecurity basics.
Registration is now closed

Thu, Apr 25, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Teen Place
De-stress and pet a therapy... more
De-stress and pet a therapy dog! Drop by the Teen Place to hang out with our furry friend, Bode! Come alone or with a friend. For teens in grades 6-12 only. No siblings, please.

Thu, Apr 25, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Program Room A-B
Join us for a conversation led... more
Join us for a conversation led by CapTeens. Local organizations will be available starting at 5 pm with information and resources. Visit the tables, then attend the presentation at 6 pm.

Thu, Apr 25, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
- MochaLisa's, Clifton Park
Come talk about your favorite... more
Come talk about your favorite books and read quietly in a group setting. Bring your own book, borrow one from the Library, or purchase one from MochaLisa's. Attendees will be entered into a raffle.

Thu, Apr 25, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Program Room D
Personnel Committee Meeting

Fri, Apr 26, 9:30am - 11:00am
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Piracci Board Room
For those interested in... more
For those interested in learning more about American history and government, or those preparing to take the U.S. Citizenship Exam in 2024.
Registration is now closed

Fri, Apr 26, 9:30am - 11:00am
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Reading Garden,2nd Floor Reading Area
A casual conversation group for... more
A casual conversation group for ELL students and volunteers to meet, discuss, and work on craft and art projects.

Fri, Apr 26, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - AS Virtual Room
This five-week series (March... more
This five-week series (March 22, 29, April 12, 19, 26) will provide practical support for developing a daily meditation practice that's appropriate for you.

Fri, Apr 26, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Program Room A-B
Join us for an afternoon of... more
Join us for an afternoon of fandom fun at the Library! We will be watching anime and talking about our favorite manga series and anime shows. Light refreshments will be served.

Sat, Apr 27, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Program Room A-D
Celebrate Jazz Appreciation... more
Celebrate Jazz Appreciation Month with a performance by Jazz Vibes!

Sun, Apr 28, All day
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Children's Library
Stop by the Children's Library... more
Stop by the Children's Library and use supplies on "The Very Hungry Carterpillar" to make a flower craft! While supplies last.

Sun, Apr 28, 1:00pm - 1:45pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Program Room A-B
We are celebrating Autism... more
We are celebrating Autism Acceptance Month with a special story time designed for our young patrons who have challenges with their sensory processing. A brief play time will follow.

Mon, Apr 29, All day
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Children's Library
Visit the Children's Library... more
Visit the Children's Library anytime during the month of April for a fun outer space scavenger hunt!

Mon, Apr 29, 10:00am - 10:30am
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Program Room A-B
Nurture your child's love of... more
Nurture your child's love of reading with stories, songs, and other fun activities!

Mon, Apr 29, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Computer Lab
This class will cover basic... more
This class will cover basic computer skills. Topics include using the keyboard and mouse, navigating Windows 10, internet, email, and cybersecurity basics.
Registration is now closed

Tue, Apr 30, 9:30am - 11:00am
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Program Room A-B
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.

Tue, Apr 30, 12:30pm - 2:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Computer Lab
This class will cover basic... more
This class will cover basic computer skills. Topics will include using the keyboard and mouse, navigating Windows 10, internet, email, and cybersecurity basics.
Registration is now closed

Tue, Apr 30, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Program Room A-B
Join us for our informal... more
Join us for our informal hang-out, book discussion, and craft activity! Light refreshments will be served.

Tue, Apr 30, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Program Room C-D
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.

Wed, May 01, All day
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Children's Library
Stop by the Children's Library... more
Stop by the Children's Library and use supplies on "The Very Hungry Carterpillar" to decorate a frame for your favorite picture or work of art! While supplies last.

Wed, May 01, All day
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Main Floor
Visit the Ask Desk anytime... more
Visit the Ask Desk anytime during the month of May to pick up a scavenger hunt sheet. Then search for pictures of famous works of art hidden around the first floor.

Wed, May 01, All day
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library
Use our template and design a... more
Use our template and design a bookmark for our Library! Compete in the following categories: Children (Gr. Pre-K-5), Teens (Gr. 6-12), and Adults.

Wed, May 01, All day
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Teen Place
Work on this fun craft when you... more
Work on this fun craft when you visit the Teen Place.

Wed, May 01, All day
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Children's Corner
Visit the Children's Library... more
Visit the Children's Library anytime during the month of May for a fun art supply themed scavenger hunt!

Wed, May 01, 9:30am - 11:00am
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Program Room A-B
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, May 01, 10:00am - 12:00pm
- Clifton Park Senior Community Center.
A writing workshop for adults... more
A writing workshop for adults who would like a gentle, supportive atmosphere and thought-provoking assignments.

Wed, May 01, 10:30am - 11:15am
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Children's Activity Room
Nurture your preschooler's love... more
Nurture your preschooler's love of reading with stories, songs, and a fun craft activity!

Wed, May 01, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Computer Lab
This class will cover basic... more
This class will cover basic computer skills. Topics include using the keyboard and mouse, navigating Windows 10, internet, email, and cybersecurity basics.
Registration is now closed

Wed, May 01, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library
Enjoy a range of talks from... more
Enjoy a range of talks from bestselling authors and thought leaders. Douglas Brunt will discuss The Mysterious Case of Rudolf Diesel: Genius, Power, and Deception on the Eve of World War I.
Register

Wed, May 01, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Program Room C
An introduction to the basics... more
An introduction to the basics of Chinese language and culture. Participants will learn language related to weather, jobs, feelings, and time in this eight-week program.
Registration is now closed

Wed, May 01, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Children's Activity Room
Come play with clay! Join us... more
Come play with clay! Join us for a four-week pottery class. Participants will create two ceramic artworks using handbuilding techniques. Presented by Sarah Hazelke of Round Clay Studio and Designs.
Registration opens Wednesday, April 24 2024 at 9:00am

Wed, May 01, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Program Room C
For those interested in... more
For those interested in learning more about American history and government, or those preparing to take the U.S. Citizenship Exam in 2024.
Registration is now closed

Wed, May 01, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Computer Lab
Classes will focus on grammar... more
Classes will focus on grammar and will incorporate listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills. For low to high intermediate level.

Wed, May 01, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Piracci Board Room
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, May 02, 9:30am - 10:30am
- Zoom
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.

Thu, May 02, 10:00am - 10:30am
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Program Room A-B
Nurture your child's love of... more
Nurture your child's love of reading with stories, songs, and other fun activities!

Thu, May 02, 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, May 02, 12:30pm - 2:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Computer Lab
This class will cover basic... more
This class will cover basic computer skills. Topics will include using the keyboard and mouse, navigating Windows 10, internet, email, and cybersecurity basics.
Registration is now closed

Thu, May 02, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Piracci Board Room
Learn to embroider May Blossoms... more
Learn to embroider May Blossoms on an embroidery hoop! Presented by Chloe Whittaker. Registration with a library card is required as supplies are limited.
Registration opens Thursday, April 25 2024 at 9:00am

Thu, May 02, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Program Room A-B
From planting day to three,... more
From planting day to three, five, and seven years, Stacy Simmons of Bob's Trees and Gardening with Stacy will share guidance for continued care of your tree and the soil it will live in.

Fri, May 03, 9:30am - 11:00am
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Piracci Board Room
For those interested in... more
For those interested in learning more about American history and government, or those preparing to take the U.S. Citizenship Exam in 2024.
Registration is now closed

Fri, May 03, 10:30am - 11:30am
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Program Room A-B
Join us for a demonstration of... more
Join us for a demonstration of traditional copper art, including a copper leaf, a small copper bowl, and an embossing piece. Presented by Mark Swanberry of the Adirondack Folk School.

Fri, May 03, 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Reading Garden,Piracci Board Room
Learn to use your camera as a... more
Learn to use your camera as a tool to expand present-moment awareness. Photographer/meditation teacher, Susan Meyer, will help you focus on seeing, being, and relating to the world around you.

Sat, May 04, All day
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - 2nd Floor Reading Area
Stop by to take home some... more
Stop by to take home some comics to keep. Work on a superhero puzzle while you are here.

Sat, May 04, All day
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Ask Desk
Take home instructions and... more
Take home instructions and supplies to paint your own mini canvas painting. Pick up materials May 4-10 at the Ask Desk. Registration using your library card is required.
Registration opens Saturday, April 27 2024 at 9:00am

Sat, May 04, All day
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Children's Library
Stop by the Children's Library... more
Stop by the Children's Library to celebrate Star Wars Day with coloring and activity sheets and a display of Star Wars books you can check out!

Sat, May 04, 9:00am - 4:30pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - 2nd Floor Mezzanine
Calling all puzzlers and... more
Calling all puzzlers and gamers! Looking for a new challenge? Bring gently used board games or 500+ piece complete jigsaw puzzles to swap with the Library's collection. No donations please.

Sat, May 04, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Program Room A-D
Local Rowing teams and clubs... more
Local Rowing teams and clubs will present and answer questions, then we will show The Boys of 36 a PBS documentary.

Sun, May 05, All day
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Children's Library
Stop by the Children's Library... more
Stop by the Children's Library and use supplies on "The Very Hungry Carterpillar" to decorate a frame for your favorite picture or work of art! While supplies last.

Sun, May 05, All day
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library
Use our template and design a... more
Use our template and design a bookmark for our Library! Compete in the following categories: Children (Gr. Pre-K-5), Teens (Gr. 6-12), and Adults.

Sun, May 05, All day
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library
Visit our Children's Library... more
Visit our Children's Library during May and June to watch our live tadpole friends grow into frogs!

Mon, May 06, All day
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library
Help foster an early love of... more
Help foster an early love of reading! Pick up a special Books for Babies packet for your newborn at the Circulation Desk or in the Children's Library.

Mon, May 06, 10:00am - 10:30am
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Program Room A-B
Nurture your child's love of... more
Nurture your child's love of reading with stories, songs, and other fun activities!

Mon, May 06, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Computer Lab
This class will cover basic... more
This class will cover basic computer skills. Topics include using the keyboard and mouse, navigating Windows 10, internet, email, and cybersecurity basics.
Registration is now closed

Mon, May 06, 3:30pm - 5:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Computer Lab
Learn how to protect your... more
Learn how to protect your personal information online while doing research, using email, and more.

Mon, May 06, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Piracci Board Room
Board of Trustees Long Range... more
Board of Trustees Long Range Plan Committee Meeting