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Mysteries & More Book Group

When the Stars Go Dark by Paula McLain

2023-02-14 18:00:00 2023-02-14 19:00:00 America/New_York Mysteries & More Book Group Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Program Room C

Tuesday, February 14
6:00pm - 7:00pm

Add to Calendar 2023-02-14 18:00:00 2023-02-14 19:00:00 America/New_York Mysteries & More Book Group First-time participants are always welcome! Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Program Room C

Program Room C

First-time participants are always welcome!

Anna Hart is a missing persons detective in San Francisco. When tragedy strikes her personal life, Anna, desperate and numb, flees to the Northern California village of Mendocino to grieve. Yet the day she arrives, she learns a local teenage girl has gone missing. As Anna becomes obsessed with the missing girl, she must accept that true courage means getting out of her own way and learning to let others in. 2021, 370 pages.

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AGE GROUP: | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | Books and Reading |

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Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library

Phone: 518-371-8622
Library Director
Alex Gutelius

Hours
We're closed Wednesday June 19 due to Juneteenth
Mon, Jun 17 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Jun 18 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Jun 19 Closed
(Juneteenth)
Thu, Jun 20 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Jun 21 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Jun 22 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Jun 23 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

Tue, Jun 18, 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, Jun 18, 4:00pm - 4:15pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - 2nd Floor Reading Area
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.
This event is full

Tue, Jun 18, 4:15pm - 4:30pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - 2nd Floor Reading Area
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.
This event is full

Tue, Jun 18, 4:30pm - 4:45pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - 2nd Floor Reading Area
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.
This event is full

Tue, Jun 18, 4:45pm - 5:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - 2nd Floor Reading Area
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.
This event is full

Tue, Jun 18, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Program Room C
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, Jun 18, 7:00pm - 7:30pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - YS Virtual Room
Get comfy in your favorite PJs,... more
Get comfy in your favorite PJs, grab a blanket, and tune in for a special story time with Miss Chrissie!

Wed, Jun 19, All day
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library
The Library will be CLOSED... more
The Library will be CLOSED today. Our catalog and digital resources can be access 24/7 on our website.

Canceled
Wed, Jun 19, 9:30am - 11:00am
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.

Thu, Jun 20, All day
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library
Search for the Library's... more
Search for the Library's geocaches in town parks and trails. Find them all and enter into a raffle drawing.

Thu, Jun 20, 9:30am - 10:30am
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.

Thu, Jun 20, 10:00am - 10:30am
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Library Back Lawn
Bring a chair or blanket,... more
Bring a chair or blanket, sunscreen, your hat, a water bottle, and come to the Library for an outdoor story time on the Back Lawn!

Thu, Jun 20, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Piracci Board Room
For new volunteers who have... more
For new volunteers who have completed the application process with the ELL program coordinator.

Canceled
Thu, Jun 20, 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library
Google Docs is an online word... more
Google Docs is an online word processor included as part of the free, web-based Google Docs Editors suite.

Thu, Jun 20, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - AS Virtual Room,Local History Room
All are welcome, including new... more
All are welcome, including new participants.

Thu, Jun 20, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library
Enjoy a range of talks from... more
Enjoy a range of talks from bestselling authors and thought leaders. This week, Tiffany Jewell will discuss Unpacking a History of Systemic Racism in the American Education System.
Register

Thu, Jun 20, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Program Room A-B
Join us for a wreath-making... more
Join us for a wreath-making party. We will provide the supplies and refreshments for you to enjoy while you create your masterpiece!

Thu, Jun 20, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Program Room A-B
Join us for a wreath-making... more
Join us for a wreath-making party. We will provide the supplies and refreshments for you to enjoy while you create your masterpiece!
This event is full

Fri, Jun 21, 9:30am - 11:00am
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Program Room C
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, Jun 21, 2:00pm - 3:45pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Program Room A-B
Kick back, cool down, and enjoy... more
Kick back, cool down, and enjoy the next chapter of Poppy and Branch in their newest adventure. Rated PG. Run time: 92 minutes.

Sat, Jun 22, All day
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Children's Library,Reading Garden
Visit the Reading Garden or the... more
Visit the Reading Garden or the Children's Library anytime during the month of June. Count the number of Tad images that you see!

Sat, Jun 22, All day
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Teen Place
Turn an old map into something... more
Turn an old map into something new and fun! Work on this craft when you visit the Teen Place.

Sat, Jun 22, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Program Room A-B
Join the Capital District... more
Join the Capital District Genealogical Society members for their monthly meeting, and to hear a live-stream presentation by genealogist Lisa Louise Cooke.

Sat, Jun 22, 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - AS Virtual Room
Join us on Zoom for an hour of... more
Join us on Zoom for an hour of American Sign Language learning! This program will cover some sign language basics and is beginner friendly. Led by Lampra Jones.

Sun, Jun 23, All day
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Teen Place
Visit the Teen Place anytime... more
Visit the Teen Place anytime during the months of June and July for a fun scavenger hunt featuring profiles of New York State Parks.

Sun, Jun 23, 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 puppet of a frog--like our library mascot, Tad! While supplies last.

Sun, Jun 23, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Program Room A-B
Storyteller Kate Dudding shares... more
Storyteller Kate Dudding shares stories about Julia Child and many photographs. Taste one of Julia's recipes following the presentation! This program is part of our Two Towns-One Book events.

Mon, Jun 24, All day
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library
Please join us for a summer... more
Please join us for a summer filled with reading challenges, fun programs, and exciting prizes!

Mon, Jun 24, 10:00am - 10:30am
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Library Back Lawn,Program Room A-B
Bring a chair or blanket,... more
Bring a chair or blanket, sunscreen, your hat, a water bottle, and come to the Library for an outdoor story time on the Back Lawn!

Mon, Jun 24, 10:00am - 11:00am
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Piracci Board Room
HVAC Bid Opening

Mon, Jun 24, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Reading Garden,Program Room C
Discuss, share, and learn about... more
Discuss, share, and learn about different types of apps for mobile devices. This month we'll be talking about your favorite apps--the ones you use all the time. Light refreshments will be served.

Tue, Jun 25, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Computer Lab
Organize cherished memories... more
Organize cherished memories effortlessly! Bring up to 100 printed photos, scan, and save to your own 16GB+ flash drive.
This event is full

Tue, Jun 25, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Library Back Lawn
Join us on the Back Lawn to... more
Join us on the Back Lawn to make a Treasure Map!

Tue, Jun 25, 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 of Atlantis: The Accidental Invasion by Gregory Mone, and craft activity! Light refreshments will be served.

Tue, Jun 25, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - ELL VIRTUAL ROOM
This program is for existing... more
This program is for existing ELL students.

Wed, Jun 26, 10:00am - 10:45am
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Library Back Lawn
Get ready to have some wacky... more
Get ready to have some wacky outdoor fun at this drop-in program! Join us for some favorite field day activities.

Wed, Jun 26, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
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.

Wed, Jun 26, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library
This webinar will look at the... more
This webinar will look at the “presenting” side of PowerPoint and Google Slides including using Presenter View, turning on Subtitles and adding Cameo to slides in PowerPoint.
Register

Wed, Jun 26, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Program Room D
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, Jun 27, 10:00am - 10:30am
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Library Back Lawn,Program Room A-B
Bring a chair or blanket,... more
Bring a chair or blanket, sunscreen, your hat, a water bottle, and come to the Library for an outdoor story time on the Back Lawn!

Thu, Jun 27, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Library Back Lawn
Celebrate Pride Month with a... more
Celebrate Pride Month with a picnic! Bring your own blanket and lunch--we'll provide dessert--and work on a fun craft! All teens are welcome.

Thu, Jun 27, 3:00pm - 3:45pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Library Back Lawn
Join us as we kick-off our... more
Join us as we kick-off our Summer Reading program with Mr. Twisty’s Super Silly Magic Show–where magic and comedy come together to create an unforgettable experience for audiences of all ages!

Thu, Jun 27, 6:00pm - 6:45pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Library Back Lawn
Join us as we kick-off our... more
Join us as we kick-off our Summer Reading program with Mr. Twisty’s Super Silly Magic Show–where magic and comedy come together to create an unforgettable experience for audiences of all ages!

Thu, Jun 27, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Mocha Lisa's Caffe & Books - Mocha Lisa's Caffe & Books
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.

Fri, Jun 28, 10:00am - 10:30am
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Program Room A-B
Experience all the fun that... more
Experience all the fun that music and motion can bring! Enjoy a variety of music, dancing, and other interactive movement activities to share with your child.

Fri, Jun 28, 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, Jun 29, All day
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Children's Library,Reading Garden
Visit the Reading Garden or the... more
Visit the Reading Garden or the Children's Library anytime during the month of June. Count the number of Tad images that you see!

Sat, Jun 29, 12:00pm - 4:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Program Room A-B
Come learn about the history of... more
Come learn about the history of Chinese Calligraphy, see Chinese Calligraphy artwork, and observe a demonstration by expert calligrapher, Richard Wang. Come with words in mind for him to write!

Mon, Jul 01, All day
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Reading Garden
Pick up a scavenger hunt sheet... more
Pick up a scavenger hunt sheet downstairs or in the Children's Library. Then, visit our Reading Garden to search for hidden pictures of animals.

Mon, Jul 01, All day
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Children's Library
Stop by the Library and pick up... more
Stop by the Library and pick up a kit to learn about fireworks and make your own fun fireworks craft using cupcake liners and construction paper!

Mon, Jul 01, 10:00am - 10:30am
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Library Back Lawn,Program Room A-B
Bring a chair or blanket,... more
Bring a chair or blanket, sunscreen, your hat, a water bottle, and come to the Library for an outdoor story time on the Back Lawn!

Mon, Jul 01, 10:00am - 11:00am
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Piracci Board Room
Parking Lot Paving Bid Opening

Mon, Jul 01, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Piracci Board Room
Vision board your summer bucket... more
Vision board your summer bucket list with a paper collage. We'll provide all the supplies and some brainstorming exercises to get you started. Just bring are your good summer vibes!

Tue, Jul 02, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Piracci Board Room
There's an app for that! Come... more
There's an app for that! Come learn how to search for and download apps to your smartphone.

Tue, Jul 02, 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Library Back Lawn
Join us on the Back Lawn for a... more
Join us on the Back Lawn for a fun afternoon of crafting with clay!

Tue, Jul 02, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Program Room A-B
Casual conversation for new and... more
Casual conversation for new and existing ELL students. We will practice our English listening and speaking skills and have fun!

Wed, Jul 03, 9:30am - 11:00am
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Program Room A-B
Casual conversation for new and... more
Casual conversation for new and existing ELL students. We will practice our English listening and speaking skills and have fun!

Wed, Jul 03, 10:00am - 10:45am
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Library Back Lawn
Can't make it to the 2024... more
Can't make it to the 2024 Summer Olympics in Paris? No problem! Come and join us for some silly Olympic-themed games on the Library's Back Lawn.

Wed, Jul 03, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Program Room D
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.