News & Events for Children & Families

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    Beginner Chess: Virtual Program with Nolan DeMott

    Wednesdays at 4:00-- Students will learn the basics of play during this five-week series including how to set up the board, the rules of the game, and understanding basic rule nuances. This class will be held over Zoom. Please register. Read on...
  2. Happy Halloween

    Halloween Storytime

    Saturday, October 30 at 10:00 -- The Hingham Public Library is hosting a Halloween Storytime! Children are invited to wear their Halloween costumes and join us for a session of ghoulish fun! Please register. Read on...
  3. Dance Along

    Dance Along with Tracy Durso

    Saturday, November 27 at 10:00 -- Join us for this fun, movement filled dance program for all children ages 16 months to 4 years, led by Tracy Durso. Please register. Read on...
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    Read-to-a-Dog on Saturdays

    Our Read to a Dog program provides a supportive environment to practice reading! This fall we are offering both in-person and Zoom sessions. Call the children's desk to register for a day and time. Read on...
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    Children's Book Groups

    Our book groups have gone virtual! The children's department offers a monthly parent/child book group for children in grades 2 & 3; and a book group for children in grades 4 & 5. New members are always welcome to join us a fun discussion! See what we are reading this month!
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    Fall Storytimes

    Our storytimes are back in person this fall! We offer storytimes for children ages 0-8 and their caregivers. Fall storytimes require registration. Learn more about our different storytimes!
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