Posted on: April 17, 2017

Hingham Library Cookbook Club

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Wednesday, April 26 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 Hingham Public Library’s Cookbo...

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Posted on: March 27, 2017

Introduction to Birding

Cardinal

Saturday, April 29 from 9:30 - 12:30 -- In this 3 hour workshop, Cohasset resident and Audubon volunteer, Sally Avery, will start off by showing us when, how and where to look for the common songbirds of the Northeast. She will also discuss landscaping el...Read on...

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Posted on: March 27, 2017

Elder Services' Life Long Learning program presents the film "Bag It."

Bag It movie poster

Thursday, April 27 at 7:00 pm --Celebrate Earth Day by watching this though-provoking, funny, and genuinely moving film. One day, ordinary guy Jeb Berrier wonders where his disposable plastic bag goes and embarks on a global tour to unravel the complexiti...Read on...

Posted on: April 17, 2017

Train Trivia at the Liberty Grille

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Tuesday, May 2 at 7:00 -- Want to test your train knowledge? Join us for a rousing game of Train Trivia! All adults and teens are welcome. We'll try to stump you on all things railroad-related: trains in movies and books, trains from around the w...

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Posted on: April 17, 2017

Evening with the Author: James "Jamey" Breen presents Keep it Rollin'

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Thursday, May 4 at 7:00 -- Jamey Breen, Scituate resident and Hingham Recreation Department staff member, will be here to speak about how challenges are universal.  As he says, "my challenge is Cerebral Palsy.  I like to point out t...

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Posted on: April 17, 2017

iPad Basics: Apps & More

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Monday, May 8 from 4:00 - 6:00 -- This class, taught by software trainer Katy Mayo, will cover getting "apps" from the app store, and other frequently asked questions. Please register online or call 781-741-1405 ext. 1404.

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Posted on: April 17, 2017

The Road to Iceland

Iceland Photograph

Wednesday, May 10 at 7:00 -- Enjoy an exciting visual and sound presentation of beautiful photographs of Iceland's Ring Road with scenes of  giant glaciers, floating icebergs, wild horses, volcanoes and waterfalls. Tips from Ed Espo...

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Posted on: April 17, 2017

Book Discussion: The Race Underground

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Thursday, May 11 at 7:00 -- If you can't make our on-board train discussion of The Race Underground, Doug Most's non-fiction account of the "incredible rivalry that built American's first subway," join the Hingham Library ...

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Posted on: April 20, 2017

Landmarks of Slavery and Freedom: Exploring Local African-American Historic Sites

Abigail Adams Birthplace

On Saturday, May 13, 2017, 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. the Hingham Public Library and the Abigail Adams Historical Society (AAHS), stewards of the Abigail Adams Birthplace, present Landmarks of Slavery and Freedom: Exploring Local African-American Histori...

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Posted on: April 17, 2017

Mindfulness as a Sleep Aid

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Saturday, May 13 at 10:00 -- In this presentation, Licensed Mental Health Counselor Liz Bailey will teach participants how mindfulness can help improve sleep and decrease insomnia.  Attendees will have a chance to practice some relaxing mindful e...

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Posted on: April 20, 2017

The Guitar in Spain

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Sunday, May 14 at 3:00 -- In this program, Dr. Jose Lezcano presents music written either for the guitar or one of its precursors, the vihuela. It explores the influence that Spain has had on the guitar and music in general through the centuries. &nbs...

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Posted on: April 23, 2017

Movie Screening: The Race Underground

The Race Undergound

Monday, May 15 at 7:00 -- Join us in watching the PBS American Experience The Race Underground. The screening will be followed by a Q & A led by the filmmaker Michael Rossi and author Doug Most! This event is part of the All Aboard Greenbush!, One Train, ...

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Posted on: April 20, 2017

Spring Clean Out - 7 Steps to Getting Organized!

Marilyn Cruickshank

Saturday, May 20 at 10:00 -- Want to get organized?  You are not alone!  It’s not always easy to figure out just where to start, so join us to learn basic organizing techniques from a professional organizer.   Marilyn ...

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Posted on: April 20, 2017

Plant.Grow.Share. FREE Tomato Container Gardening Workshops

Tomatoes

Thursday, May 25 at 1:00 -- Join organic farmer Jon Belber, of Holly Hill Farm in Cohasset, at a free workshop designed to give you the tools to create your own free-standing tomato container garden—no garden plot needed!

 

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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.

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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.

Learn more about this month's movie selection!