Children

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Posted on: October 18, 2017

Saturday Science...Beyond Einstein!

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Join us at 10:30 on December 2 the next 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 contribut...

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Register online! Children
Posted on: October 19, 2017

Raising a Reader with Big Ryan

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Ryan Racette, creator of Big Ryan's Tall Tales, invites parents and their children (3-5 years) to attend a 6-week literacy series on making stories and language come alive. 

The dates are: November 7, 14 & 21 and December 5, 12 & 19 and th...

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Children
Posted on: October 20, 2017

SPECIAL Toddler Story Time: Story with Mary Ellen and Dance with Tracy

Babies Dancing

Tuesday, November 28 at 10:30 -- What is more fun than a morning of stories and songs? Adding dance! This special toddler class will be a combination of our regular story time and a dance class. Regular story time will be followed by Hingham resident Trac...

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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

Children's Book Groups

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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

3 Stories
Posted on: October 5, 2017

Anime + Manga Club!

Anime Characters

All teens are welcome to join our Anime + Manga Club! We usually meet twice a month (check our calendar for the next meeting date)! 

At each meeting, members will get to talk about anime and manga with fellow enthusiasts and create a small craft, ...

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Teens
Posted on: October 26, 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! We usually meet the last Wednesday of each month at 6:30 (check our calendar for the next meeting date!) and new members are always welcome. Earn commu...

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Teens
Posted on: August 23, 2017

Teen Book Groups

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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: November 9, 2017

Cocoanut Grove Fire 75th Anniversary Presentation

Cocoanut Grove Nightclub

November 28, 2017 is the 75th anniversary of the Cocoanut Grove fire in Boston's South End, a tragedy that took 492 lives. The fire precipitated major changes in building codes, fire-fighting practices, and criminal law, and the consequences of the event ...

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Upcoming Events
Posted on: October 18, 2017

Evening with the Author: Anna Byrne presents A Widow's Guide

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Thursday, November 30 at 7:00 -- Anna Byrne, a local trust and estates attorney, will discuss her book A Widow's Guide: Your Legal and Financial Guide to Surviving the First Year. Since becoming a widow herself almost 20 years ago, Byrne has sought to hel...

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Upcoming Events
Posted on: November 22, 2017

Mason Jar Luminary

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Thursday, December 7 at 6:30 --Join us to create a festive centerpiece using a mason jar, stencils, paint, and washi tape. All materials will be provided. Please register online or by calling 781-741-1405 ext. 1404.

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Register online! Upcoming Events
Posted on: November 22, 2017

CFA Society Boston Presents: Understanding Credit & Student Loans

Student Loans

Thursday, December 7 at 7:00 -- A young adult’s first exposure to credit is often obtaining student loans to pay for their college education. These loans can impact their lives for decades. Therefore, it is important to understand the costs, ris...

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Upcoming Events
Posted on: June 29, 2017

Cookbook Club

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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

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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
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