Posted on: January 18, 2017

Drop-in Tech: Introducing Hoopla

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Hoopla is the Library’s newest service for borrowing digital movies, music, and audiobooks. Hoopla can be used on a computer, Kindle Fire, as well as most Android and iOS devices. In this class you will set up your hoopla account and learn how to search t...Read on...

Posted on: January 27, 2017

Great Books You May Have Missed!

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Saturday, February 25 at 11:00 -- Are you looking for something good to read?  Is your list of recommended books so long you just don’t know where to start?  If you’re like the rest of us, you tend to read the same authors and styles ove...

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Posted on: February 1, 2017

Write Your Family History!

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Monday, February 27 at 7 pm -- Start, Organize, Research, and Write YOUR Family History. Starting with the forms common in genealogical research, we will explore research techniques, census reports, internet research, organizing and writing in order to he...

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Posted on: February 8, 2017

Networking Strategies

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Wednesday, March 8 at Noon -- In this workshop, presented by Deb Raymond from One Life at a Time, you will learn effective networking skills to make your job search more successful. You will be trained to develop strong contact lists, target company ...

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Posted on: February 8, 2017

The Triple AAA Way of Photography

Laura Sinclair

Saturday, March 11 from 1:30 - 3:30 -- Do you want to take your photography to the next level? Whether you use a smart phone, point & shoot, or a DSLR to take pictures, this workshop is for you! Spend two hours with Photographer, Laura Sinclair for a ...

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Posted on: February 15, 2017

Boston Classical Guitar Society Presents Steve Marchena

Steve Marchena performing at HPL

Sunday, March 12 at 3:00 -- We're pleased to welcome Steve Marchena in a solo guitar performance as part of the Library's Sunday Sounds Special Series presented in partnership with the Boston Classical Guitar Society and sponsored by Coa...

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Posted on: February 8, 2017

Drop-in Tech: Google Maps

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Learn the basic functions of Google Maps on a computer and on a device; including how to get directions, add a stop to those directions, and toggle on street-view and satellite-view. The class will offer a demonstration followed by hands-on practice. This...

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Posted on: February 15, 2017

Celtic Music & Stories with Jeff Snow

Jeff Snow

Tuesday, March 14 at 7 PM -- The Hingham Public Library is pleased to welcome talented multi-instrumentalist, Jeff Snow, to share traditional music and stories of Scotland, Ireland and England.

Growing up in a home where old Scottish folk songs were the ev...

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Posted on: February 15, 2017

Dining Out in Boston: A Culinary History

Dining Out in Boston book cover

Thursday, March 16 at 7 PM -- The Library is pleased to welcome author James C. O’Connell discussing his new book, Dining Out in Boston: A Culinary History.

Dining Out in Boston is a comprehensive historical overview of the development of Boston&...

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Posted on: February 15, 2017

Pop Up Exhibit: Hingham Shipyard

Hingham shipyard historic image

Wednesday, March 22 from 3 – 5 -- Stop by the Library for a one-day-only pop-up exhibit on the history of the Hingham Shipyard. Featuring photos, documents, records, and other interesting historical items relating to this fascinating part of Hi...

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Posted on: February 15, 2017

Old Whiskey and Young Women: American True Crime Tales of Murder, Sex and Scandal

Old Whiskey and Young Women book cover

Thursday, March 23 at 7 PM -- The Library's An Evening with the Author series welcomes author R. Marc Kantrowitz.  His new book, Old Whiskey and Young Women: American True Crime Tales of Murder, Sex and Scandal, explores some of the most notorio...

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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.

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