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Kingdom Rocks Vacation Bible School at the Shenendehowa United Methodist Church August 12 – 16

Date: July 31, 2013 | Submitted by: Shenendehowa United Methodist Church

Everyone is invited to Kingdom Rock Vacation Bible School at Shenendehowa United Methodist Church! For children 4 yrs old through children entering 4th grade, it’s happening Aug 12, 2013 to Aug 16, 2013 from 9 am to noon each day. At Kingdom Rock, kids will participate in memorable Bible-learning, sing […]

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Home Sellers: A Deck May Make the Difference

Date: July 30, 2013 | Submitted by: Prudential Manor Homes - Sheri Pennartz,

With spring in the air, the exterior of a home becomes even more important when putting your house on the market because buyers now will spend more time outside looking at your property and envisioning what their summer barbeques and family playtime will look like. The addition of any amount […]

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Comic Jam Workshop at the Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library August 3

Date: July 27, 2013 | Submitted by: Clifton Park - Halfmoon Public Library

Children entering grades 3-5 are invited to the Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library on Saturday, August 3 from 1-4pm to a Comic Jam Workshop. Participants will learn to make their own comics and work together to create a cartoon during this 3-hr workshop with professional artist Ira Marcks. Registration is required […]

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Candyland Stop-in program at the Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library – Aug. 2

Date: July 26, 2013 | Submitted by: Clifton Park - Halfmoon Public Library

Families with children ages 4 and up are invited to the Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library on Friday, August 2 at 3:30pm for Candyland. Get ready for adventure as you stop-in and participate in a life-sized version of Candy Land (TM). Registration NOT required but attendance is subject to room capacity. […]

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Genealogy Assistance program at the Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library – Aug. 1

Date: July 25, 2013 | Submitted by: Clifton Park - Halfmoon Public Library

Come to the Clifton Park- Halfmoon Public Library on Thursday, August 1 with your genealogy questions. Lisa Dougherty, an experienced researcher will be available to assist patrons with their family research. Please call the Ask-A-Librarian Desk at 371-8622 to schedule a 20-minute individual appointment during 10 am-Noon. The roundtable begins […]

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Wagging their Tails for Tales: Therapy Dog Program at the Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library – Aug. 1

Date: July 25, 2013 | Submitted by: Clifton Park - Halfmoon Public Library

Reading to Therapy Dogs will be held Thursday, August 1 from 11am-Noon at the Clifton Park Halfmoon Public Library, upstairs in the Children’s Library. Children can read to the therapy dogs for 15-minutes, in a comfortable, non-judgmental environment. Children build confidence from the experience and are encouraged to continue with […]

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National Night Out and Shoot Out at The Common – Tuesday, August 6 from 6 to 8 p.m. – Free Prizes, Basketball Contest/Clinic and more!

Date: July 25, 2013 | Submitted by: Community Development

Children ages 6 to 12 are invited to join the Town and special guests Siena Head Men’s and Women’s Basketball Coaches and a surprise TV Sports Announcer for a Free Throw Contest and Basketball Skills Clinic.  

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From Highway Superintendent Rick Kukuk – Moe Road Paving – Your Tax Dollars at Work

Date: July 24, 2013 | Submitted by: Highway Department

Work has begun in preparation of placement of new pavement surface on Moe Road, from State Route 146 to Englemore Road. Weather permitting, paving will begin early Wednesday morning, continue through late afternoon, and then again all day Thursday. All travelers are advised to avoid the area if possible. If […]

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Parachute Play! at the Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library July 31

Date: July 24, 2013 | Submitted by: Clifton Park - Halfmoon Public Library

Join library staff on Wednesday, July 31 at 11am at the Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library for Parachute Play! This will be an introduction for children ages 3 & 4 accompanied by an adult to the fun of parachute play, including a song and story or two. Snack will be served. […]

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Dig Into Art at the Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library July 31

Date: July 24, 2013 | Submitted by: Clifton Park - Halfmoon Public Library

Children entering grades 1-5 are invited to the Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library on Wednesday, July 31 at 1:30pm to the program Dig into Art! Create your own sculpture/person after viewing and discussing the work of Jean Miro. Program presented by the Tang Teaching Museum. Registration is required beginning July 24 […]

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Trendy Websites at the Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library July 30

Date: July 23, 2013 | Submitted by: Clifton Park - Halfmoon Public Library

Come to the Clifton Park- Halfmoon Public Library on Tuesday, July 30 from 9:30-11:30am for the program Trendy Websites. Feeling left out? Found out what everyone is talking about! Learn about trendy websites and favorites apps for a variety of interests. There’s something here for everyone. We will have fun […]

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INTERRUPTION OF WATER SERVICE – July 22

Date: July 22, 2013 | Submitted by: Town of Clifton Park

INTERRUPTION OF WATER SERVICE DUE TO NECESSARY WATER MAIN REPAIRS PLEASE BE ADVISED THAT ON MONDAY, JULY 22, 2013 THERE WILL BE AN INTERRUPTION OF WATER SERVICE FROM THE INTERSECTION OF MOE ROAD TO TOWLINE LANE. BETWEEN THE HOURS OF 10PM AND 4 AM The excavation work is related to […]

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Manage Your Music Downloads at the Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library – July 29

Date: July 22, 2013 | Submitted by: Clifton Park - Halfmoon Public Library

Come to the Clifton Park- Halfmoon Public Library on Monday, July 29 from 6-8pm for the program Manage Your Music Downloads. Do you have an iPod, iPad, or maybe an iPhone? Do you want to learn how to get the most out of iTunes? Join us for this class as […]

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Saratoga County Arts Council August 2013 Exhibition at the Gallery at the Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library

Date: July 21, 2013 | Submitted by: Clifton Park - Halfmoon Public Library

A Saratoga County Arts Council “Art in Public Places” Exhibition is on display in the 2nd floor Gallery at the Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library, for the month of August 2013. Featured is the textile and quilt work of the Quilt North Guild. The title of the exhibit is Small Works. […]

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Vendors needed for Ladies Night Out 2013 – November 1, 2013 – Historic Grooms Tavern

Date: July 18, 2013 | Submitted by: Parks, Recreation, and Community Affairs

Vendors are needed for the seventh annual “Ladies Night Out” event sponsored by the Town of Clifton Park Office of Parks, Recreation & Community Affairs. Ladies Night Out will be held at the beautifully restored Historic Grooms Tavern located on the corners of Grooms and Sugarhill Roads in Clifton Park […]

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Vendors needed for Ladies Night Out 2013 – November 1, 2013 – Historic Grooms Tavern

Date: July 18, 2013 | Submitted by: Town of Clifton Park

Vendors are needed for the seventh annual “Ladies Night Out” event sponsored by the Town of Clifton Park Office of Parks, Recreation & Community Affairs. Ladies Night Out will be held at the beautifully restored Historic Grooms Tavern located on the corners of Grooms and Sugarhill Roads in Clifton Park […]

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Managing The Heat – Heat Safety Tips

Date: July 17, 2013 | Submitted by: Town of Clifton Park

For more information please visit: The NYS State Emergency Management Office TERMS TO KNOW HEAT WAVE: More than 48 hours of high heat (90 degrees Fahrenheit or higher) and high humidity (80% relative humidity or higher) are expected. HEAT INDEX: A number in degrees Fahrenheit that tells how hot it […]

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Knitting, Crocheting and More Club at the Clifton Park- Halfmoon Public Library July 23

Date: July 16, 2013 | Submitted by: Clifton Park - Halfmoon Public Library

Interested in meeting other hand crafters and having time to just sit down and knit? Crocheters, quilters and needle workers are also welcome! Adults and young people in grades six and older are invited to attend the Knitting, Crocheting and More Club on Tuesday, July 23 from 6-8pm at the […]

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Online Tools for College Searching and Planning at the Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library July 23

Date: July 16, 2013 | Submitted by: Clifton Park - Halfmoon Public Library

Join Library Staff as they present Making the Most of Your College Search: Online Tools for College Searching and Planning at the Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library on Tuesday, July 23 from 6-8pm. This class will teach participants how to use available online tools to make good college choices. The average student loan […]

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Red Cross Community Blood Drive at Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library

Date: July 15, 2013 | Submitted by: Clifton Park - Halfmoon Public Library

Nearly every 2 seconds someone in the U.S. needs blood. Help boost the regional blood supply by donating he at the Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library on Monday, July 22 from 1- 6 pm. Call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767) or register online at RedCrossBlood.org. The Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library is classified as a […]

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New Technologies: Privacy While Making Calls, Emailing, Texting, and using Video Chat

Date: July 13, 2013 | Submitted by: HITman Services

At this point almost everyone should be aware of the possibility of phone calls being monitored. If not the actual contents, which is probably the case, the phone number called and the duration. The new technology is the first 3G, 4G, Wi-Fi encryption for voice and video using mobile devices. […]

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Shenendehowa Rotary to Host Visitor’s Day July 18

Date: July 11, 2013 | Submitted by: Rotary Club of Shenendehowa

Shenendehowa Rotary announces that it will be holding a Visitor’s Day on Thursday July 18th from 7:15am to 8:30am. This is a meeting to share information about Shenendehowa Rotary and how we are currently serving our local and world communities. All are welcome to attend. The meeting will be held […]

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Arthritis Foundation and Great Escape Partner for Second Annual Jingle Bell Run

Date: July 10, 2013 | Submitted by: Arthritis Foundation

Jingle bells will be in the air this Saturday, July 13th for the Second Annual summertime “Jingle Bell Run” 5k at The Great Escape and Splashwater Kingdom in Lake George. Registration begins at 7:00 am with the 5k Run beginning at 8:00 am. All proceeds of the event will benefit […]

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Home Sellers: What About Your Pets?

Date: July 10, 2013 | Submitted by: Prudential Manor Homes - Sheri Pennartz,

Home sellers are advised to create the illusion that everything is new and fresh in their homes, but when pets are involved, it’s not always easy to keep things clean and orderly. When a pet is in a home that buyers are coming to view, it could often scare away […]

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Hitman Services Webinar: Microsoft Excel Tips and Tricks – July 16

Date: July 9, 2013 | Submitted by: HITman Services

This month’s HITman Services webinar series is titled “Microsoft Excel Tips & Tricks”. The information learned in this short (15 – 30 minutes) webinar will provide you with some quick pointers on how to get more done in less time with Excel. The webinar will be on July 16th at […]

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Security Tips: Are You Ripe for Apple Picking?

Date: July 8, 2013 | Submitted by: HITman Services

It only takes seconds for mobile devices to be stolen. What would you do if this happened to you? Yes, if you’ve been paying attention, we asked the same question last month, except these scenarios are much different. Apple picking is the term for the thefts of smartphones nationwide. Many […]

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Tuesday Evening Book Discussion Group – July 9

Date: July 3, 2013 | Submitted by: Clifton Park - Halfmoon Public Library

The Tuesday Evening Book Discussion Group will meet Tuesday, July 9 at 7pm, at the Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library. The Book Group will discuss Ender’s Game by Orson Scott Card. Likable but determined “Ender” Wiggins, age six, becomes Earth’s last hope to defeat an invasion by insect-like aliens. In a […]

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Exploring Google Tools Plus Program

Date: July 3, 2013 | Submitted by: Clifton Park - Halfmoon Public Library

Come to the Clifton Park- Halfmoon Public Library on Tuesday, July 9 from 6-8 pm for the program Exploring Google Tools Plus. This is not a class for computer beginners. You thought Google was a search engine! Learn about using all the amazing Google tools. The class will begin with […]

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Not So Common Players Presents The Music Man – July 19-28

Date: July 2, 2013 | Submitted by: Not So Common Players

Not So Common Players brings to life a production of Meredith Willson’s The Music Man on the Clifton Common Stage- July 19, 20, 21 and 25, 26, 27 & 28. All performances begin at 8:00 PM FREE Musical theatre under the stars thanks to the Town of Clifton Park who […]

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I Dig Music Program at the Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library July 9

Date: July 2, 2013 | Submitted by: Clifton Park - Halfmoon Public Library

Lisa Russo, Music Specialist, will present the program I Dig Music for children ages 5 and under with their families on Tuesday, July 9 at the Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library starting at 11 am.. Russo will present a variety of musical instruments and help participants explore the many different sounds […]

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Read & Feed at the Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library

Date: July 2, 2013 | Submitted by: Clifton Park - Halfmoon Public Library

Students entering grades 6 & up this fall are invited to the Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library on Tuesdays at Noon for “Read and Feed” with Young Adult Librarian, Joan Weiskotten. The “Read and Feed” sessions will take place July 9, 16, 23, 30, August 6 & 13. Let’s get together, […]

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Book Buddies Program Begins at Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library

Date: July 1, 2013 | Submitted by: Clifton Park - Halfmoon Public Library

Preschoolers are invited to share a book in the Children’s Library with a teen summer volunteer. The Library’s teen volunteers will be available to read aloud to preschoolers ages 2-5 at the Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library on Mondays and Wednesdays, July 8-August 7. The drop-in sessions will be held from […]

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Arthritis Foundation of Northeastern NY Announces Plans for Second Annual “Jingle Bell Run” 5k

Date: July 1, 2013 | Submitted by: Arthritis Foundation

We may be just starting the summer but the Arthritis Foundation of Northeastern NY wants you to know that the sounds of jingle bells will be in the air this July. Join the Arthritis Foundation of Northeastern NY for the Second Annual summertime “Jingle Bell Run” 5k on Saturday, July […]

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Music in the Garden at the Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library July 8

Date: July 1, 2013 | Submitted by: Clifton Park - Halfmoon Public Library

Listen to the beautiful music of violinist Emily Hale in the Reading Garden at the Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library on Monday, July 8 beginning at 7 pm. This library-award winning “Pajama Concert” is suitable for grownups and children. Ms. Hale will use music and picture books to make literary connections. […]

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Make-it Mondays at the Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library

Date: July 1, 2013 | Submitted by: Clifton Park - Halfmoon Public Library

Children entering grades K-3 are invited to stop-in between 10-11am for the Make-it Mondays program at the Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library. The stop-in program will allow participants to craft some simple creations from a variety of material, including recycled items. The library will offer this program on July 8, July […]

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Clifton Park-Halfmoon Library Trustee Candidates Sought for 2014

Date: July 1, 2013 | Submitted by: Clifton Park - Halfmoon Public Library

The Board of Trustees of the Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library are seeking candidates for two library trustee positions that expire on December 31, 2013. The two trustee positions represent Clifton Park. In order to qualify, candidates are required to be registered voters residing in the town of Clifton Park. Employees […]

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