Children

7 Stories
Posted on: February 13, 2017

Author Marc Tyler Nobleman presents Bill the Boy Wonder: The Secret Co-Creator of Batman

Bill the Boy Wonder book cover

Wednesday, March 1 at 3:45 -- Author Marc Tyler Nobleman will discuss his book, Bill, the Boy Wonder: The Secret Co-Creator of Batman, illustrated by Ty Templeton at the Hingham Public Library. Nobleman is an engaging storyteller who will captivate kids r...

Read on...

Posted on: February 13, 2017

Megan Dowd Lambert presents parent workshop on The Whole Book Approach

Megan Dowd Lambert

Tuesday, March 7 at 7:00 PM -- The Whole Book Approach asks the youngest of readers to ponder all aspects of a picture book and to use their critical thinking skills. Megan Dowd Lambert will offer a parent workshop discussing this important new approach t...

Read on...

Posted on: February 5, 2017

Saturday Science...Beyond Einstein!

Cola + Baking Soda

Saturday, March 4 at 9:30 -- This month’s Saturday Science program, for grades K-3, will focus on Chemistry and feature scientist Dorothy Hodgkin. We'll be experimenting with baking soda and with assorted candies in cola soda.

Join us at 9:30 on...

Read on...

Posted on: January 29, 2017

February Vacation Week Programs

Piggy Bank on the Beach

Dance Along with Tracy Durso - Tuesday, Feb 21 at 10:30

Dance Along is an early childhood movement program for children ages 18 months to 3. 5 years and the grownups who care for them. This age-appropriate dance class offers active toddlers an outlet ...

Read on...

Posted on: December 28, 2016

Read to a Dog!

Great Dane, Dash

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

Read on...

Check the calendar to see who's here this week!
Posted on: January 2, 2017

Story Times

Baby Boy Reading Book

Winter story times are underway! 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.
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!

See what we're reading this month!