How to Support Your LGBTQ Friends and Family
Monday, September 29 at 7 pm
Ever wondered how you can be more supportive of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer or Questioning people in your life? Join the Pride Center of the Capital Region at the Library for this presentation to learn more about the experiences of LGBTQ people of all ages and leave with tips on how to enrich your role as a friend or family member. No registration required.
Supporting Kids with Anxiety & Depression at School
Thursday, October 9 from 9:30-11:30am
The pressure on children to succeed academically at a younger age and at a higher level is greater than ever. Adene Karhan, Special Education Resource Specialist at Wildwood School, will discuss various ways Parents and school staff can work together to create a feeling of emotional safety at school. Parents, grandparents, caregivers and teachers welcome. Registration requested through presenter at email@example.com or 640-3331.
Delayed Library Opening
Friday, October 17 from 9am until approximately 10am
The Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library has entered an agreement with the Shenendehowa School District to provide shelter to the students of Arongen and Shatekon in the event of an emergency or disaster. The Library will be closed from 9am to approximately 10am on Friday, October 17, in order to conduct a drill in coordination with school officials. In the event of inclement weather, the drill will be held Friday, October 24. Scheduled programs for those mornings will start at 11am. The Library is pleased in taking an active role in this emergency preparedness project and assisting Shenendehowa in ensuring the safety of their students.
- The Library’s Annual Juried Show of Art and Photography is being moved to May. There will be no show in 2014. Look for entry information early in 2015.
- 2014 Photo Contest Finalists have been selected- Patrons sent us pictures of themselves, their friends, or their family while reading! Go to our Facebook page, September 8th-30th, to “like” your favorite photo. Winner will be notified in early October. Thank you to everyone who participated!