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Posted on: May 14, 2017

Saturday Science...Beyond Einstein!


Saturday, May 6 at 9:30 -- This month’s Saturday Science program, for grades K-3, will focus on Food Science. How do you turn a pancake into a cupcake?

Join us at 9:30 on the first Saturday of each month for Saturday Science...Beyond Einstein. &n...

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Posted on: April 13, 2017

Read to a Dog!

Great Dane, Dash

Our Read to a Dog program provides a supportive environment to practice reading aloud. 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! Reading to ...

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Posted on: December 19, 2016

Children's Book Groups

Book with lights

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!

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Posted on: May 8, 2017

Semi-Annual Book-Tique


The Hingham Library’s big semi-annual used book sale will be held on Thursday, June 1 and Saturday, June 3 from 10:00 - 4:00 in the Library’s Whiton Room. The sale features items that have not previously been available for sale in the ...

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Posted on: May 18, 2017

Anime Club!

Anime Characters

Wednesday, June 14 at 6:30 -- All teens are welcome to join our new Anime 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 of an anim...

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Posted on: October 11, 2016

Teen Book Groups

book with pages folded into a heart

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!

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Posted on: May 14, 2017

Evening with the Author: Glenn Mangurian

Pushing the Edge book cover

Wednesday, June 7 at 7:00 -- Glenn Mangurian - Hingham resident, respected businessman, and columnist for the Hingham Journal - will be here to share his insights on the challenges encountered in everyday life and the potential for new possibilities. &...

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Posted on: May 14, 2017

Healthy and Allergen Free Baking 101

Blueberry scones and Milk

Monday, June 12 at 7:00 -- Are you thinking that now is the time to begin eating healthier but you don’t want to give up those desserts you really enjoy? Do food allergies or dietary restrictions prevent your family members from enjoying the sweets they c...

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Posted on: May 14, 2017

HPL Concert Series: Tenor David Won

David Won

Sunday, June 18 at 3:00 -- Accompanied by pianist Timothy Steele, David will be performing a selection of songs ranging from Mahler and Dvorak to Sondheim and Lloyd Webber.  The program is entitled Hold My Hand - Songs of Love, and we hope you can at...

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Posted on: May 3, 2017

Hingham Library Cookbook Club

New Flavors for Appetizers book cover

Wednesday, May 31 at 7:00 -- We are cooking up something fresh and new! Introducing, the Hingham Public Library's Cookbook Club. Do you love to try new recipes? Are you looking for a new challenge? Join the Hingham Public Library’s Cook...

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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.

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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.

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