News Flash

Children

5 Stories
Posted on: October 1, 2019

Meet the Artists Open House

Artist in Residence

Saturdays, October 19 and 26 from 9:00-10:30

The Hingham Public Library is very pleased to be launching an Artist-in-Residence pilot program connecting the arts with literature. Children ages 5-10 and their families are invited to meet the inaugural artist...

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Children
Posted on: September 18, 2019

Saturday Science

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Saturday Science is back for another fantastic year! Tailored to two elementary school-age groups (K-2 and 3-5), Saturday Science sessions expose kids to different scientific fields and the leading female scientists in those fields. The theme for this yea...

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Register online! Children
Posted on: September 16, 2019

Read to a Dog!

Boo

Our Read-to-a-Dog program provides a supportive environment to practice reading! Reading to trained therapy dogs helps develop literacy skills and builds confidence and self-esteem. Our canine friends are all wonderful, patient listeners who are looking f...

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Check the calendar to see who's here this week! Children
Posted on: August 14, 2019

Fall Story Times

Fall Leaves Craft

We offer drop-in story times for ages 0 - 8 and their families. Story times are a great way to encourage literacy, meet other families, and learn about new books! We look forward to reading with you!

See the story time schedule. Children
Posted on: January 16, 2019

Children's Book Groups

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The children's department offers a monthly parent/child book group for children in grades 2 & 3; and a monthly book group for children in grades 4 & 5. New members are always welcome to join us for snacks and lively discussion!

See what we are reading this month! Children

News Flash

News

1 Story
Posted on: October 1, 2019

Meet the Artists Open House

Artist in Residence

Saturdays, October 19 and 26 from 9:00-10:30

The Hingham Public Library is very pleased to be launching an Artist-in-Residence pilot program connecting the arts with literature. Children ages 5-10 and their families are invited to meet the inaugural artist...

Read on...

News

News Flash

Teens

6 Stories
Posted on: September 27, 2019

So You Want To Be a Marine Animal Trainer or Veterinarian?

Kimberly Cummings with beluga whales

Monday, October 21 at 6:00 -- Calling all animal lovers! All teens are invited to talk to Kimberly Cummings, a marine animal trainer, and Melissa Joblon, a veterinarian. Both work at the New England Aquarium. They will discuss their work and take question...

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Teens
Posted on: September 27, 2019

Pizza and Books

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Come chat with fellow book lovers once a month about what you're reading and loving - or what you're reading and hating these days! Pizza and beverages will be provided. No registration necessary.

Check the calendar for our next meeting! Teens
Posted on: September 27, 2019

Fandom Wednesdays!

Fandom

Teens entering Grade 6 and up are invited to join us for Fandom Wednesdays once a month at 6:30. We'll have snacks, crafts, and talk about our favorite fandoms with each other.

Check the calendar for our next fandom meeting! Teens
Posted on: August 14, 2019

Join the Teen Advisory Board!

Teen Advisory Board

Join the Teen Advisory Board (TAB) at the Hingham Public Library! We want to hear what YOU have to say! We usually meet two Wednesdays a month at 6:30, and new members are always welcome.

Check the calendar for our next meeting! Teens
Posted on: November 28, 2018

Magic: The Gathering

Magic Logo

Looking for someone to play Magic: The Gathering with? Look no further! Come spend the afternoon playing a great game and making new friends! Magic newbies, beginners, and experts all welcome! No registration necessary.

Check the calendar for our next meeting! Teens
Posted on: November 28, 2018

Teen Book Group

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Our teen book group meets once a month on a Saturday! New members are always welcome to join us for snacks and lively discussion! Copies of the book can be picked up at the Children's Desk.

See what we are reading next! Teens

News Flash

Posted on: September 27, 2019

Evening with the Author: Roberta Gately presents Footprints in the Dust

Footprints in the Dust book cover

Thursday, October 17 at 7:00 -- Our next Evening with the Author event features local author Roberta Gately, a nurse and humanitarian aid worker who has served in war zones from Africa to Afghanistan aiding refugees. There are more than 22 millio...

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Upcoming Events
Posted on: September 27, 2019

Steps to Healing and Change: A Domestic Violence Awareness Exhibit

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Saturday, October 19 from 2:00-4:00 -- In honor of Domestic Violence Awareness Month this October, DOVE (DOmestic Violence Ended) is partnering with the Hingham Public Library to help get the community involved in taking a stance against intimate partner ...

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Learn more about DOVE. Upcoming Events
Posted on: September 27, 2019

The Beginner's Guide to a Plant-Based Diet

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Monday, October 21 at 11:00 -- If you think the idea of a plant-based diet sounds good, but you don't know how to get started, this workshop is for you! Registered dietitian, Kathy Jordan, will provide helpful advice, answer questions, and share ...

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Register online! Upcoming Events
Posted on: September 27, 2019

Rest, Replenish and Cultivate Resilience

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Monday, October 28 at 7:00 -- Join clinical psychologist, Beth Kurland, and educator and certified yoga teacher, Shari Engelbourg, for an experiential workshop focused on managing stress. In this workshop you will have the opportunity to experience a comb...

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Register online! Upcoming Events
Posted on: September 27, 2019

Intro to Google Docs and Sheets

Google Drive logo

Learn about Google Drive and creating documents and spreadsheets in this beginner class. The class will first introduce Google Drive (Google’s cloud based file manager.) Then we will take a deeper look at the basics of creating documents and spr...

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Register online! Upcoming Events
Posted on: May 23, 2018

Books on Tap!

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Books on Tap meets the 2nd Tuesday of every month at Not Your Average Joe's (111 Pond Street, Norwell) at 7:00 pm, and provides a fun and relaxed atmosphere for members to chat about books. Book choices focus on recent, fresh, and interesting reads. So co...

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See what we're reading this month! Upcoming Events
Posted on: September 4, 2019

Boston Classical Guitar Society Concert Series

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It's the Boston Classical Guitar Society's 22nd season of concerts at the Hingham Library. Join us monthly for a variety of talented musicians and diverse performances!

Learn more about this month's concert. Upcoming Events
Posted on: February 18, 2019

Creative Workshops

Paintbrushes

The Hingham Public Library's hosts monthly creative, art, and craft workshops. All materials are provided, but space is limited - please register.

See what we're creating this month! Upcoming Events
Posted on: January 3, 2017

HPL Movie Night

Popcorn and Film

HPL Movie Night is held on the third Wednesday of every month, followed by a matinee showing the next afternoon! Snacks are provided by HPL and Harbor Media and all are welcome to attend. For more information: 781-741-1405 ext. 1404.

Learn more about this month's movie selection! Upcoming Events
Posted on: December 17, 2018

HPL Book Group

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The HPL Book Group meets the last Tuesday of each month (except December) and new members are always welcome! Pick up a copy of this month's book or ask for more information at the Reference Desk: 781-741-1405 ext. 1404.

See what we are reading this month! Upcoming Events