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April 18, 2017, 1:15 PM - 2:45 PM @ Whiton Room
This program is sponsored by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UMass Boston. Participants must be pre-registered OLLI members. Call 617-287-7312 or email email@example.com for more information.
April 18, 2017, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Whiton Room
Please join Assistant Library Director Deb Clifton and Local History Librarian Michael Achille in a Town Hall style discussion with long time Hingham Resident Mary Jane O'Meara on the history and experience of women in the field of transportation. Mary Jane has over 30 years of experience in the field having spent more than two decades as the Operations Manager of the Mass. Port Authority and the Director of the Tobin Memorial Bridge. She's received numerous awards over the course of her storied career including Chelsea Chamber of Commerce Citizen of the Year in 2000 and the WTS-Boston Leadership Award in 2010. Come learn, laugh, and live the many unique experiences of working in this dynamic career field as seen through the eyes of someone with first-hand knowledge.
April 18, 2017, 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM @ Fearing/Trustees Conference Room
April 18, 2017, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Whiton Room
Come hear historian Mark Wilkins tell the story of the Lafayette Escadrille - one of the earliest French fighter pilot divisions during the Great War comprised almost entirely of American volunteers, years before the US formally entered the War. Mark brings images, anecdotes, and a wealth of knowledge to tell this unique story. Great for military history buffs, aviation enthusiasts, and lovers of early technology.
April 18, 2017, All Day
Family activity – Visit the library anytime during our open hours. Pick up a scavenger hunt sheet at the children’s desk. Your search will take you all around the library. After your find all the letters, fill in the blanks to answer the question. Return your form to the children's desk for a small prize or book.
April 18, 2017, 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM @ Whiton Room
Dance Along is an early childhood movement program for children ages 18 months to 3. 5 years and the grownups who care for them. These age-appropriate dance classes offer active toddlers an outlet to dance, play and explore movement in a fun and engaging atmosphere. Utilizing movement props, parachute play, music, and their imagination, children will dance and sing in this lively session. Reservations are not needed.
April 18, 2017, 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM @ Activity Room
Unstructured building fun with the library collection of Keva Planks, Magna Tiles and other building toys (ages 5 to 8).
April 18, 2017, 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Open play with the library's chess games (ages 9 and up). Bring a friend and challenge each other. No instruction provided. Please sign in at the Children’s department.
April 18, 2017, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Activity Room
Join us for a screening of of "SING STREET", an edgy and heartwarming movie about making music on the streets of 1980s Dublin.