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Writing Workshop

2019-08-21 13:00:00 2019-08-21 15:00:00 America/New_York Writing Workshop Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library

Wednesday, August 21
1:00pm - 3:00pm

Add to Calendar 2019-08-21 13:00:00 2019-08-21 15:00:00 America/New_York Writing Workshop Poetry and prose writing workshop. Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library

Piracci Board Room

Poetry and prose writing workshop.

Our lives are made up of ordinary moments with extraordinary potential. Join writer Susannah Risley to explore capturing those ordinary moments in poetry or prose in a pressure-free learning environment. Susannah is skilled in helping writers of all experience levels - or no experience - find their voices. You are invited to join one or all sessions.

This event is sponsored by the Friends of the Library and funded in part by Poets & Writers, with public funds from the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.

AGE GROUP: | Teens | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | Friends of the Library | Cooking, Crafts and Creativity |

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Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library

Phone: 518-371-8622
Library Director
Alex Gutelius

Hours
Mon, Aug 10 9:00AM to 3:00PM
Tue, Aug 11 1:00PM to 7:00PM
Wed, Aug 12 9:00AM to 3:00PM
Thu, Aug 13 1:00PM to 7:00PM
Fri, Aug 14 9:00AM to 3:00PM
Sat, Aug 15 12:00PM to 3:00PM
Sun, Aug 16 Closed

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

Thu, Aug 13, All day
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Enjoy this title--from the... more
Enjoy this title--from the comfort of your own home-- with Hoopla on our usual Foreign Film night.

Thu, Aug 13, All day
Virtual Program - Facebook
Join the Page Turners every... more
Join the Page Turners every Thursday for crafts and activities for upper elementary and middle school kids.

Fri, Aug 14, All day
Virtual Program - Facebook
Every Friday, join the Page... more
Every Friday, join the Page Turners for amazing surprise guests, including Ringling clowns, magicians, Grammy-winning singers, and puppeteers. Enjoy virtual field trips to zoos, museums, and more!

Fri, Aug 14, All day
- Instagram
Check out our Teen Instagram... more
Check out our Teen Instagram account, @cphlibteens, for a new LEGO challenge to create at home! Submit pictures of your creation to be entered to win an awesome prize!

Mon, Aug 17, All day
Virtual Program - Facebook
Join the Page Turners every... more
Join the Page Turners every Monday for an awesome Comedy Story Theater Show!

Mon, Aug 17, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Program Room A-B
Joint meeting of Library Board... more
Joint meeting of Library Board and FOL Board.

Mon, Aug 17, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
- Virtual Meeting
Session one will be an... more
Session one will be an introduction to Shakespeare's writing. The following five sessions, we will continue to discuss Shakespeare's Othello, one act at a time.

Mon, Aug 17, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
- Virtual Meeting
A look at some of the most... more
A look at some of the most popular free video editing applications for Mac and Windows. A comparison of the pluses and minuses. Instructor: Dan Kittay

Mon, Aug 17, 7:15pm - 9:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Piracci Board Room
Board Meeting will be held by... more
Board Meeting will be held by video conference and can be viewed at youtube.com/user/cphpubliclibrary

Tue, Aug 18, All day
Virtual Program - Facebook
Every Tuesday, Page Turners... more
Every Tuesday, Page Turners will present crafts, games, recipes, science experiments, or fun activities!

Tue, Aug 18, 10:00am - 11:00am
- Virtual Program
A program on common insect and... more
A program on common insect and disease problems found throughout the home grounds. Presented by the Cornell Cooperative Extension of Saratoga County

Tue, Aug 18, 4:15pm - 5:15pm
- Virtual Program
Join local author, Janine De... more
Join local author, Janine De Tillio Cammarata, on an 8-week time travel adventure to Dragonia. Everyone is welcome to write their own story or create a new adventure for The Puzzle Quests.

Tue, Aug 18, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
- Virtual Meeting
Dive into the world with this... more
Dive into the world with this trip around Google Earth!

Wed, Aug 19, All day
- YouTube
Information about arts &... more
Information about arts & culture apps and resources for your awareness and appreciation.

Wed, Aug 19, All day
Virtual Program - Facebook
Join the Page Turners every... more
Join the Page Turners every Wednesday for some of the most amazing authors and illustrators in the book world. Enjoy interviews, read-alongs, trivia games, activities, book giveaways, and more!

Wed, Aug 19, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
- Virtual Meeting
Join this informal group as we... more
Join this informal group as we share information about computer and technology use. Laptops, tablets, and phones welcome.

Thu, Aug 20, All day
- Instagram
Check out our Teen Instagram... more
Check out our Teen Instagram account for a fun craft tutorial!

Thu, Aug 20, All day
Virtual Program - Facebook
Join the Page Turners every... more
Join the Page Turners every Thursday for crafts and activities for upper elementary and middle school kids.

Thu, Aug 20, 11:00am - 11:30am
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One-on-one tech help... more
One-on-one tech help appointment by phone. Get help downloading ebooks & audiobooks from home while the Library progresses through it's staged reopening.

Thu, Aug 20, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
- Virtual Program
All are welcome, including new... more
All are welcome, including new participants.

Fri, Aug 21, All day
Virtual Program - Facebook
Every Friday, join the Page... more
Every Friday, join the Page Turners for amazing surprise guests, including Ringling clowns, magicians, Grammy-winning singers, and puppeteers. Enjoy virtual field trips to zoos, museums, and more!

Fri, Aug 21, 10:30am - 11:30am
- Virtual Program
A kind, gentle, yoga practice. ... more
A kind, gentle, yoga practice. Chair Yoga is welcome to everyone, including beginners and seniors.

Mon, Aug 24, All day
Virtual Program - Facebook
Join the Page Turners every... more
Join the Page Turners every Monday for an awesome Comedy Story Theater Show!

Mon, Aug 24, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
- Virtual Meeting
Hands on video editing... more
Hands on video editing techniques --transitions, basic audio editing, and other techniques shown on Mac. These techniques can also be used on Windows programs. Instructor: Dan Kittay

Tue, Aug 25, All day
Virtual Program - Facebook
Every Tuesday, Page Turners... more
Every Tuesday, Page Turners will present crafts, games, recipes, science experiments, or fun activities!

Tue, Aug 25, 2:00pm - 2:30pm
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One-on-one tech help... more
One-on-one tech help appointment by phone. Get help downloading ebooks & audiobooks from home while the Library progresses through it's staged reopening.

Tue, Aug 25, 4:15pm - 5:15pm
- Virtual Program
Join local author, Janine De... more
Join local author, Janine De Tillio Cammarata, on an 8-week time travel adventure to Dragonia. Everyone is welcome to write their own story or create a new adventure for The Puzzle Quests.

Tue, Aug 25, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
- Virtual Meeting
Join us for a casual... more
Join us for a casual conversation about what we've been working on at home. All are welcome, including new participants.

Wed, Aug 26, All day
- YouTube
Knowledge about hundreds of... more
Knowledge about hundreds of topics at your finger tips, featuring the Wolfram Alpha app and website.

Wed, Aug 26, All day
Virtual Program - Facebook
Join the Page Turners every... more
Join the Page Turners every Wednesday for some of the most amazing authors and illustrators in the book world. Enjoy interviews, read-alongs, trivia games, activities, book giveaways, and more!

Wed, Aug 26, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
- Virtual Program
Listen in advance and join us... more
Listen in advance and join us for a casual discussion.

Thu, Aug 27, All day
Virtual Program - Facebook
Join the Page Turners every... more
Join the Page Turners every Thursday for crafts and activities for upper elementary and middle school kids.

Canceled
Thu, Aug 27, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library
Join Diane Payette (aka Grama... more
Join Diane Payette (aka Grama Tippy Toes) for tunes and tales around the "campfire." For ages 3 and up with an adult.

Fri, Aug 28, All day
Virtual Program - Facebook
Every Friday, join the Page... more
Every Friday, join the Page Turners for amazing surprise guests, including Ringling clowns, magicians, Grammy-winning singers, and puppeteers. Enjoy virtual field trips to zoos, museums, and more!