Fall Programs


Boys & Girls Fall Lacrosse 2021
Boys & Girls Fall Lacrosse 2021
Coaches Gary Weiss and Chad Finck of Capitalland Lacrosse will be offering boys and girls fall lacrosse which will take place on the fields at Clifton Common, 16 Clifton Common Blvd, Clifton Park.  This program gives the beginner players an introduction to lacrosse and gives the novice and advanced players a chance to work on their skills while being introduced to more advanced techniques.  All of our boys’ and girls’ coaches will use the same skills, drills and live scrimmages that they have used to mold numerous all-league and all-American players.

For more information, visit: www.capitallandlacrosse.com

Equipment: Available to rent at the beginning of each program for a small fee.  A security deposit is required.  All players need a mouth piece which we will have available for $5 if one is needed.  The co-ed learn-to-play group only needs a stick. All boys’ programs will need a stick, helmet, gloves, arm and shoulder pads.  All girls’ programs will need a stick and goggles.

Co-Ed Non Contact (Stick Only) Learn To Play - Grades K-5 - This program is for the beginners is set in fun, hands-on positive environment. A puffball will be used and no contact is allowed, the emphasis is on fun!

Girls Beginner & Novice - Grades 3 - 10 - This program is for girls who are beginner or novice lacrosse players who needs sharpen their basic skills while being introduced to more advanced techniques.

Girls Advanced Skills Program Grades 6-8 & 9-10  This program is for the intermediate and advanced skill level players who have been playing lacrosse for a while and have a good deal of skill. These players want to refine their skills while being introduced to be more advanced techniques so they can capture a starting position on their high school's team.

Boys elementary Level Grades 2 - 5 - This program is for all levels of players who want to learn how to play lacrosse the right way. Players will sharpen their existing skills while being introduced to more advanced tactics.

Boys Beginner & Novice Program Grades 6 - 10 - This program is for the players who want to learn how to play lacrosse and for the player who has played lacrosse for a year or two and want to sharpen their existing skills while being introduced to more advanced tactics.

Boys Advanced Skill Programs Grades 3-6 & 7-9 - These programs are for advanced players who want to take their game to the next level. Our staff will use a fast paced skills and drill format similar to the one they use with their High School teams. Players will be divided by positions and by age groups when appropriate. Two years of experience is required.

Players in each program will be grouped by age and skill level.

Session Session Dates Days of Week Location(s) Grade/Age Filled  
Session 3 (Co-Ed/Non Contact - Wednesday & Sunday) 09/15/2021–10/24/2021
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Clifton Common 5–10 Years 4/50
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Session 6 (Wednesday & Sunday) 09/15/2021–10/24/2021
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Clifton Common 2nd–10th 14/50
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Session 2 (Co-Ed/Non Contact - Sunday) 09/19/2021–10/24/2021
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Clifton Common 5–10 Years 12/50
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Session 5 (Sunday) 09/19/2021–10/24/2021
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Clifton Common 2nd–10th 43/50
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Girls Fall Field Hockey 2021
Girls Fall Field Hockey 2021
The Capitalland Field Hockey Club is offering a number of fall field hockey programs which will take place on Clifton Common, which is located at 16 Clifton Commons Blvd., Clifton Park. Our professional staff includes some of the finest female coaches in the area. During each program players will be assigned to groups based on their age and skill level. Younger advanced players can play up a level. Every player will be given quality instruction that fits the player’s level of experience. Programs includes individual skill work, offensive/defensive tactics & techniques, team concepts, goalie skills, as well as, full field scrimmaging & recommendations.

Equipment: All girls will need a stick, goggles and shin guards.  We will have equipment available to rent on site for a fee. A security deposit is required that will be given back when the equipment is returned. All players need a mouth piece which we will have available for $5 if one is needed.

Bad Weather: If weather conditions are threatening, please contact 518-527-1340 or 518-527-6110 one hour before play is to begin to see if hockey is on.

Players will be split into different skill and age divisions within each program.

Advanced Grades 7 - 9: has varsity level coaches recreate a set of advanced-level practices full of skills & drills that advanced players need to be successful at the next level. Players be taught position specific drills, & full field transition skills. This training definitely takes your game to the next level!

Novice Grades 5 - 8 & 9 - 11: for girls who are novice field hockey players who need to sharpen their basic skills while being introduced to more advanced techniques that they will need in order to make their schools teams. Girls will play in supervised scrimmages.

Beginner Grades 4 - 6 & 7 - 10: for girls who are beginners who want to learn how to play field hockey.

Learn to Play Grades K - 3: for all young players who want to learn how to play in a friendly, fun atmosphere.

Note: If you are unable to attend a practice, you can make up that time at any of our night or weekend programs.
Session Session Dates Days of Week Location(s) Grade/Age Filled  
Session 3 (Wednesday & Sunday K-3) 09/15/2021–10/24/2021
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Clifton Common K–3rd 4/50
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Session 6 (Wednesday & Sunday) 09/15/2021–10/24/2021
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Clifton Common 4th–11th 4/50
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Session 2 (Sunday K-3) 09/19/2021–10/24/2021
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Clifton Common K–3rd 2/50
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Session 5 (Sunday) 09/19/2021–10/24/2021
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Clifton Common 4th–11th 18/50
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Go Kids - Fall
Go Kids - Fall
Go Kids is the Capital Region’s only multi-sport and exercise program specifically designed for children aged 2-5. Go Kids’ sports and fitness activities teach preschoolers the fundamentals of 7 different sports in a social, team-based, non-competitive environment. Go Kids seeks to promote a healthy lifestyle, help develop a lifelong passion for physical activity, decrease childhood obesity, increase confidence and prepare children for participation in school and the broader community.
Session Session Dates Days of Week Location(s) Grade/Age Filled  
Session 3 09/09/2021–10/28/2021
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Collins Park 2–3 Years 4/6
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Session 4 09/09/2021–10/28/2021
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Collins Park 3–5 Years 3/10
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Session 5 09/11/2021–10/30/2021
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Collins Park 2–3 Years 6/6
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Session 6 09/11/2021–10/30/2021
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Collins Park 3–5 Years 10/10
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Session 7 11/03/2021–12/15/2021
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Collins Park 2–3 Years 2/6
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Session 8 11/03/2021–12/15/2021
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Collins Park 3–5 Years 0/10
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Session 9 11/04/2021–12/16/2021
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Collins Park 2–3 Years 0/6
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Session 10 11/04/2021–12/16/2021
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Collins Park 3–5 Years 0/10
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Session 11 11/06/2021–12/18/2021
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Collins Park 2–3 Years 3/6
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Session 12 11/06/2021–12/18/2021
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Collins Park 3–5 Years 7/10
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Go Kids - Fall 7-week
Go Kids - Fall 7-week
Go Kids is the Capital Region’s only multi-sport and exercise program specifically designed for children aged 2-5. Go Kids’ sports and fitness activities teach preschoolers the fundamentals of 7 different sports in a social, team-based, non-competitive environment. Go Kids seeks to promote a healthy lifestyle, help develop a lifelong passion for physical activity, decrease childhood obesity, increase confidence and prepare children for participation in school and the broader community.
Session Session Dates Days of Week Location(s) Grade/Age Filled  
Session 1 09/15/2021–10/27/2021
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Collins Park 2–3 Years 6/6
Session 2 09/15/2021–10/27/2021
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Collins Park 3–5 Years 5/10
Parent & Me Trail Stomping
Parent & Me Trail Stomping
Come explore Clifton Park's Open Spaces! A nice morning out for young children and parents/caregivers who are looking to get outdoors this Spring. Each hike will last approximately 1 hour and will incorporate a nature education theme. Most of the walks will be "jogging stroller friendly" but a child backpack or front carrier is recommended, dependent upon the age of the child participants. Please dress appropriately for trail conditions.  Parent/adult participation required.

Free, pre-registration required.

In the interest of safety, masks may be required at times, as well as social distancing measures.

Session Session Dates Days of Week Location(s) Grade/Age Filled  
Dwaas Kill Nature Preserve - October 22 10/22/2021
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743 Pierce Road 25/25
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Mohawk Landing - October 29 10/29/2021
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640 Riverview Road 15/25
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Vischer Ferry Nature Preserve - November 5 11/05/2021
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Whipple Bridge, Riverview Road 15/25
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41 Acre Property - November 12 11/12/2021
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588 Riverview Road 15/25
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Kinns Road Park - November 19 11/19/2021
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625 Kinns Road 16/25
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Garnsey Park - December 3 12/03/2021
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1481 Route 146 13/25
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Northwoods Nature Preserve - December 10 12/10/2021
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38-40 Shadow Wood Way (Ballston Lake) 15/25
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Vischer Ferry Nature Preserve - December 17 12/17/2021
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Whipple Bridge, Riverview Road 11/25
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Clutes Dry Dock - January 14 01/14/2022
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Vischer Ferry Preserve, Riverview Road 0/25
41-Acre Property - January 21 01/21/2022
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588 Riverview Road 0/25
Kinns Road Park - January 28 01/28/2022
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625 Kinns Road 0/25
Ushers Road Forest - February 4 02/04/2022
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Ushers Rd - East of Rt. 9 0/25
Vischer Ferry Nature Preserve - February 11 02/11/2022
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Whipple Bridge, Riverview Road 0/25
Vischer Ferry Nature Preserve - February 18 02/18/2022
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Ferry Drive Entrance 0/25
Garnsey Park - March 4 03/04/2022
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1481 Route 146 0/25
Veteran's Memorial Park - March 11 03/11/2022
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697 MacElroy Road (Ballston Lake) 0/25
Mohawk Landing - March 18 03/18/2022
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640 Riverview Road 0/25
Vischer Ferry Nature Preserve - March 25 03/25/2022
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Sugar Hill Road Ext. Entrance 0/25
Safety Day 2021
Safety Day 2021
Kids want to have fun, but parents know that safety has to come first! This program brings in professionals to teach your elementary-age child the importance of behaving responsibly. Topics include, but are not limited to: basic first aid tips, what to do when a stranger comes to the door, answering the telephone, internet safety and how to react during a variety of miscellaneous emergencies such as power outages and fires. Kids will meet first responders, participate in safety-related crafts and games, and make their own first-aid kit. Please bring a lunch, water bottle and snacks.
Session Session Dates Days of Week Location(s) Grade/Age Filled  
Safety Day 12/09/2021
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Jonesville Fire Station 1, 953 Main Street 2nd–5th 17/24
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Winter Pottery Adventure
Winter Pottery Adventure
Session 1:  Welcome winter with an assortment of fun crafts and pottery projects. Young artists will enjoy designing their own animal mug, snowflake dish and memo board/plaque. They’ll use a variety of techniques and washable, non-toxic glazes to make their designs on these functional and food-safe works of art.

Session 2:  Get set for the holiday season with these fun crafts and pottery projects. Young artists will enjoy designing their own snowman utensil holder and a winter-themed photo frame. They’ll use a variety of techniques and washable, non-toxic glazes to make their designs on these functional and food-safe works of art.

Pottery will be glazed and fired after the program and ready for pick up one week later. The studio is located at 19 Clifton Country Road in Clifton Park, a few doors down from Hannaford.
Session Session Dates Days of Week Location(s) Grade/Age Filled  
Session 1 12/10/2021
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Locust Lane Clubhouse 1st–5th 12/12
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Session 2 12/10/2021
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Locust Lane Clubhouse 1st–5th 12/12
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