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Mindfulness in Nature

Presented by Susan Meyer

2023-09-29 10:00:00 2023-09-29 11:00:00 America/New_York Mindfulness in Nature Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Reading Garden

Friday, September 29
10:00am - 11:00am

Add to Calendar 2023-09-29 10:00:00 2023-09-29 11:00:00 America/New_York Mindfulness in Nature Meditating in nature has a restorative effect on the mind, helps our bodies self-regulate, and can raise awareness and lower stress. Join us for an in-person practice in the Reading Garden. Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Reading Garden

Reading Garden

Meditating in nature has a restorative effect on the mind, helps our bodies self-regulate, and can raise awareness and lower stress. Join us for an in-person practice in the Reading Garden.

Instructor Susan Meyer has been practicing mindfulness meditation for nearly 30 years. Please provide a valid email address when registering to receive updates.

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

Photos or videos may be taken at this event. Click here to see our photo policy.

AGE GROUP: | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | Health and Wellness |

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Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library

Phone: 518-371-8622
Library Director
Alex Gutelius

Hours
Mon, Dec 11 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Dec 12 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Dec 13 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Dec 14 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Dec 15 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Dec 16 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Dec 17 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

Mon, Dec 11, 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, Dec 11, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Computer Lab
Bring your basic questions... more
Bring your basic questions about using your Apple or Android smartphone to this small group discussion.
This event is full

Mon, Dec 11, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Piracci Board Room
Chat with other teens and share... more
Chat with other teens and share your ideas for our Library! Attendees will earn one hour of volunteer credit for participating in the conversation.

Tue, Dec 12, 10:00am - 11:30am
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Program Room C-D
We're teaming up with... more
We're teaming up with Inclusible to offer game playing events for adults of all ages and abilities. Drop in and play a game with us!

Tue, Dec 12, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Piracci Board Room
Don't let your smartphone's... more
Don't let your smartphone's settings stump you! Learn the basics in this workshop.
This event is full

Tue, Dec 12, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Children's Activity Room
Join us as we read about and... more
Join us as we read about and discuss famous--and not so famous--dogs and cats in literature! This month's book is Bad Kitty Takes a Bath by Nick Bruel. A fun craft will be included.

Tue, Dec 12, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Piracci Board Room
First-time participants are... more
First-time participants are always welcome!

Tue, Dec 12, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Children's Activity Room
Join us for this fun reading... more
Join us for this fun reading competition! Students will compete to answer questions about five specific books, which they will be given in advance. This competition is for 4th and 5th grade students.
Registration is now closed

Wed, Dec 13, 9:30am - 10:30am
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Piracci Board Room
JA Finance Committee - Fees Meeting

Wed, Dec 13, 10:00am - 11:00am
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - 2nd Floor Reading Area
De-stress and pet a therapy... more
De-stress and pet a therapy dog! Drop by the 2nd Floor Reading Area to hang out with our newest furry friend, Sophie! Come alone or with a friend. For adults only.

Wed, Dec 13, 10:00am - 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!
This event is full

Wed, Dec 13, 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, Dec 13, 11:30am - 12:30pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Computer Lab
Come get an overview of... more
Come get an overview of NOVELIST Plus! Learn how to use library resources to find great book recommendations.

Wed, Dec 13, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Program Room C
Informal gathering of those... more
Informal gathering of those interested in quilting. Share projects and get inspired by other quilters! All levels of quilters are welcome.

Wed, Dec 13, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - AS Virtual Room
Join us on ZOOM as Kate... more
Join us on ZOOM as Kate Schneider leads us in a series of explorative free draw! Let your creativity wander!

Wed, Dec 13, 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Program Room A-B
Join us for a festive... more
Join us for a festive gingerbread house-making party. We will provide the supplies and drinks for you to enjoy while you create your masterpiece!
This event is full

Thu, Dec 14, 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, Dec 14, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Computer Lab
This class will cover basic... more
This class will cover basic computer skills including computer parts, internet usage, websites, safety and privacy, and email.
Registration is now closed

Thu, Dec 14, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Computer Lab
This class will cover basic... more
This class will cover basic computer skills including computer parts, internet usage, websites, safety and privacy and email.
Registration is now closed

Thu, Dec 14, 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, Dec 14, 6:30pm - 9:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Program Room A-D
In 1950s London, a humorless... more
In 1950s London, a humorless bureaucrat decides to take time off work to experience life after receiving a grim diagnosis.

Fri, Dec 15, 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.
This event is full

Fri, Dec 15, 9:30am - 11:00am
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Program Room C
Supervisors Meeting

Fri, Dec 15, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Program Room A-B
Join us in watching some of our... more
Join us in watching some of our favorite books-to-movies on the big screen! Light refreshments will be served.

Fri, Dec 15, 10:30am - 11:00am
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Children's Activity Room
Calling all babies! A special... more
Calling all babies! A special time just for non-walking infants. Join us for stories, rhymes, and games at the Library.

Fri, Dec 15, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - AS Virtual Room
This six-week series (November... more
This six-week series (November 10, 17, 24, December 1, 8, 15) will provide practical support for developing a daily meditation practice that's appropriate for you.

Sat, Dec 16, All day
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Children's Library
How many gingerbread houses can... more
How many gingerbread houses can you find in the Children's Library? Enter your guess for a chance to win a gingerbread house kit!

Sun, Dec 17, All day
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Main Floor
This month, pick up a scavenger... more
This month, pick up a scavenger sheet in the Teen Place, then search for the gingerbread houses hidden around the 1st floor of the Library. Visit the Ask Desk for a small prize if you find them all!

Sun, Dec 17, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Program Room A-D
'Tis the season for hilarity! ... more
'Tis the season for hilarity! Join us as we watch Bright Star Theatre celebrate holidays from all over the globe–the Lohri Festival, St. Lucia Day, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, Christmas, and more!

Mon, Dec 18, 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, Dec 18, 7:15pm - 9:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Piracci Board Room
Board Meeting with Public Comment

Tue, Dec 19, 11:30am - 1:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Program Room A-B
Celebration for Computer... more
Celebration for Computer Basics/Senior Planet class students.

Tue, Dec 19, 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, Dec 20, 10:00am - 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!
This event is full

Wed, Dec 20, 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, Dec 20, 11:30am - 1:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Piracci Board Room
Learn how to use library... more
Learn how to use library resources to access ebooks, audiobooks, movies, music, TV shows, magazines, and comics.

Wed, Dec 20, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library
In this webinar, you’ll learn... more
In this webinar, you’ll learn how to create a Gantt chart for managing projects and time in Excel/G-Sheets and a few project management tricks Excel/G-Sheets offers.
Register

Thu, Dec 21, 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, Dec 21, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - AS Virtual Room,Piracci Board Room
All are welcome, including new... more
All are welcome, including new participants.

Fri, Dec 22, 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.

Sun, Dec 24, All day
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library
Library closed for Christmas Eve.

Mon, Dec 25, All day
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library
Library closed for Christmas Day.

Tue, Dec 26, All day
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Children's Library
Help us decorate the Children's... more
Help us decorate the Children's Library for winter by coloring a snowflake! We will hang it up on our windows for all to see.

Tue, Dec 26, All day
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Children's Corner
How many gingerbread houses can... more
How many gingerbread houses can you find in the Children's Library? Enter your guess for a chance to win a gingerbread house kit!

Tue, Dec 26, All day
Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library - Main Floor
This month, pick up a scavenger... more
This month, pick up a scavenger sheet in the Teen Place, then search for the gingerbread houses hidden around the 1st floor of the Library. Visit the Ask Desk for a small prize if you find them all!