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Children

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Posted on: September 20, 2022

Children's Book Groups

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Our children's book groups are back in person this fall! We host a 2nd & 3rd Grade as well as a 4th & 5th Grade book group each month. Both are held on Saturday afternoons, please check our calendar for this month's dates.

Learn more about our book groups! Children
Posted on: September 20, 2022

LEGO Club

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Our new LEGO club (for ages 4+) will be held on the first Wednesday of each month at 1:30. Join us for an afternoon of open play with the library's collection of LEGO bricks. No registration is required, just drop in!

Check our calendar for date details. Children
Posted on: September 15, 2022

Read to a Dog!

Boo

Our Read to a Dog program provides a supportive environment to practice reading! Reading to trained therapy dogs helps develop literacy skills and builds confidence and self-esteem. Our canine friends are all wonderful, patient listeners who are looking f...

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Check the calendar to see who's here this week! Children
Posted on: November 29, 2022

December Vacation Week

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Are you looking for something to do over December vacation week? We have some fun things planned! Check out our calendar and join us!

Join us for a vacation week program! Children

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Teens

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Posted on: November 22, 2022

Teen Gale Database Class

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Wednesday, December 7 at 6:30 on Zoom -- Teens can come learn about some of the library's databases and how they might be useful to them, especially as students! This will be a quick 30 minute talk on Gale Databases by our YA Librarian, with time...

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Register online! Teens
Posted on: November 29, 2022

Paper Bag Snowflake Craft

snow flake made out of a paperbag

Wednesday, December 28 at 4:30 in the Activity Room -- The winter solstice has officially passed and we are in winter! Stop by and learn how to make these gorgeous and easy to make Paper Bag Snowflakes to hang around your house for the winter season.No re...

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Teens
Posted on: November 30, 2022

Books and Banter

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Saturday, December 17 at 3:30 in the Activity Room -- Do you like reading great fiction? This month, we're chatting about New Year's stories! If that interests you, pick one of the 3 books below to read and come chat with us abo...

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Teens
Posted on: November 30, 2022

Teen Knitting Club

Yarn-Knitting-Needles

Thursday, December 15 at 4:30 in the Activity Room -- Now that colder weather is officially here, start cozy season off right and join HPL's Knitting Club! This club is open to any teen in grades 6-12, no experience necessary. However, p...

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Teens
Posted on: December 1, 2022

Teen Advisory Board

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Wednesday, December 21 in the Activity Room -- Teen Advisory Board (TAB) is back for the school year! TAB is a great way for teens to get more involved at the library, let your voice be heard, have fun, AND earn community service hours, too. No need to co...

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Teens
Posted on: October 31, 2022

Teen Anime Club

Letters patterned with Anime characters spell out the words Anime Club

Calling all Anime enthusiasts! Anime Club is for teens who love Anime and Manga to meet other teens with the same interest. We'll talk Anime and Manga, watch some Anime, and maybe make some fun crafts. Open to teens in grades 6-12 - no prior knowledge nee...

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Check the calendar for our next meeting! Teens

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Posted on: November 21, 2022

The Better Business Bureau presents: Scams & Frauds

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Wednesday, December 7 at 7:00 on Zoom -- Join Danielle Bass of the Better Business Bureau of Eastern Massachusetts, Maine, Rhode Island & Vermont, to learn about the most common scams currently circulating in the community, the major red flags to watc...

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Register online! Upcoming Events
Posted on: November 21, 2022

BCGS Concert: John Muratore, Christmas Music for Guitar

John Muratore

Sunday, December 11 at 3:00 in the Whiton Room -- Highly acclaimed classical guitarist John Muratore performs regularly as a solo recitalist, concerto soloist and chamber musician. As a solo artist he has appeared extensively throughout the United States,...

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Upcoming Events
Posted on: November 21, 2022

Be Nutrition Savvy Over the Holidays

Seasonal Food

Monday, December 12 at 7:00 on Zoom -- Join us for an informative discussion on making nutritious choices this holiday season while still enjoying all the delicious foods you love. This program will be presented by registered dietitian Kathy Jordan.This e...

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Upcoming Events
Posted on: November 22, 2022

Ground Below: How the Earth Shaped Humanity

Eamon Earls

Tuesday, December 13 at 7:00 on Zoom -- Did you ever wonder why diamonds are so expensive? Why the Middle East dominates the world’s oil market? Why Ancient Greece had so many marble statues and buildings? Or why Europe and China developed guns ...

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Posted on: November 22, 2022

Conversion Equipment Showcase

Super 8 Converter

Wednesday, December 14 at 5:30 on Zoom -- Winter is the perfect time to organize and update your memories! Learn what conversion equipment the library has, both to use in the library, and to borrow. From 8mm film, vinyl records, VHS's, and more, ...

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Register online! Upcoming Events
Posted on: November 22, 2022

Drop-In Gift Wrapping

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Saturday, December 17 between 10:00 and 2:00 in the Whiton Room -- Bring your unwrapped gifts and some wrapping paper. We'll provide the scissors, tape, bows, some gift tags, a small selection of wrapping paper, and large tables away from curious...

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Posted on: November 22, 2022

Intro to Libby

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Monday, December 19 at 7:00 on Zoom -- Libby is an app that makes borrowing library eBooks, audiobooks, and online magazines easy. This class will cover getting Libby set up on your phone, tablet, or computer; and demonstrate the app's features.T...

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Register online! Upcoming Events
Posted on: April 1, 2022

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. Please join us! For more information: 781-741-1405 ext. 1404.

Learn more about this month's movie selection! Upcoming Events