Children

4 Stories
Posted on: September 21, 2017

Saturday Science...Beyond Einstein!

Colorful test tubes

Join us at 1:00 on October 7 for the first fall session of our monthly program Saturday Science...Beyond Einstein.  This fun program is the brainchild of two Hingham moms and will introduce kids to science with an emphasis on women and minority c...

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Children
Posted on: September 8, 2017

Read to a Dog!

Great Dane, Dash

Our Read to a Dog program provides a supportive environment to practice reading aloud. This fall we are welcoming back our three canine friends: Boo is a Shih Tzu, Dash is Great Dane, and Luke is a Labradoodle. They are all wonderful, patient listeners! R...

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Check the calendar to see who's here this week! Children
Posted on: August 23, 2017

Fall Story Times

Fall Leaves Craft

Fall story times begin on Monday, September 11! 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: August 23, 2017

Children's Book Groups

Cartoon animals with books

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

See what we are reading this month! Children

Teens

5 Stories
Posted on: September 22, 2017

YA Fall Tech Preview

Red Polaroid Snap Touch Camera

Tuesday, September 26 from 3:00 - 5:00 -- We have brand-new, exciting technology for the YA department - and we'll be previewing it for teens to try out! Stop by the YA department and let us show you all the new tech you can check out this fall.

Teens
Posted on: September 22, 2017

Pop Up Art School: Day of the Dead

Day of the Dead Craft Workshop flyer

Saturday, October 14 at 2:00 -- Join us for a special autumn Pop Up Art program! Make a Day of the Dead  Altar! Celebrated primarily in Mexico, the Day of the Dead is a public holiday when families come together to honor and celebrate the lives o...

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Teens
Posted on: August 31, 2017

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! Our next meeting will be Wednesday, September 27 at 6:30. Earn community service hours, have fun, and help the library plan teen offerings! All young a...

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Teens
Posted on: September 7, 2017

Anime + Manga Club!

Anime Characters

Wednesday, October 4 at 6:30 -- All teens are welcome to join our new Anime + Manga Club! Each meeting, members will get to talk about anime and manga with fellow enthusiasts. Each time, there will be a small craft and snack and we will watch one episode ...

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Teens
Posted on: August 23, 2017

Teen Book Groups

Dog reading

The young adult department offers a monthly book group for Middle School Students and one for High School students. New members are always welcome to join us for snacks and lively discussion!

See what we are reading this month! Teens

Posted on: September 4, 2017

CFA Society Boston Presents: Basics of Investing

Plant growing out of coins

Thursday, September 28 at 7:00 pm --  The Basics of Investing, presented by Stephanie Torski, will cover developing a personalized investment plan, building a portfolio and avoiding investment pitfalls. Stephanie began her career as a financial c...

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Upcoming Events
Posted on: September 22, 2017

Intro to PowerPoint

Powerpoint screenshots

Tuesday, October 3 from 10:00 - Noon -- Learn the basics of popular presentation software, Microsoft PowerPoint,  with software trainer Katy Mayo. Space is limited. Please register online or call 781-741-1405 ext. 1404.

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Upcoming Events
Posted on: September 22, 2017

Craft Night: Fence Post Pumpkins

fence post pumpkins

Thursday, October 5 at 6:30 -- Join us for a Craft Night painting Fence Post Pumpkins. You will paint one pumpkin with a choice of three different face patterns. All materials will be provided. 

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Upcoming Events
Posted on: September 21, 2017

Moving On: Saying Goodbye to Home Sweet Home

Packed moving boxes

Saturday, October 21 at 10:00 -- Natalie Ahern, a downsizing expert, will be leading a discussion  with a panel of experts on the process of letting go of your current  home in order to downsize and move on to the next chapter. ...

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Upcoming Events
Posted on: June 29, 2017

Cookbook Club

Hands chopping vegetables

Do you love to try new recipes? Are you looking for a new challenge? Join the Library’s Cookbook Club today! Stop by the Reference Desk to choose a recipe, cook it at home, and bring it to share with all!

See which cookbook is inspiring us this month! Upcoming Events
Posted on: January 3, 2017

HPL Book Group

Book with heart shaped pages

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
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 our programming partner HCAM-TV and all are welcome to attend. For more information: 781-741-1405 ext. 1404.

Learn more about this month's movie selection! Upcoming Events