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Children

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Posted on: May 20, 2018

Saturday Science...Beyond Einstein!

Circuit Board

Join us at 10:30 on June 2 for the next session of our monthly program Saturday Science...Beyond Einstein.  This fun program is the brainchild of two Hingham moms and will introduce kids to science with an emphasis on women and minority contribut...

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Posted on: May 17, 2018

11th Annual Children's Art Contest

libraries rock

It's time for the Hingham Public Library's 11th annual children's summer art contest! The national theme for summer 2018 is “Libraries Rock!” Music speaks a universal language that is understood by everyone…maybe not the same sound or artist but the surpl...

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Children
Posted on: January 4, 2018

Children's Book Groups

flying book

The children's department offers a monthly parent/child book group for children in grades 2 and 3; and a monthly book group for children in grades 4 and 5. New members are always welcome to join us for snacks and lively discussion!

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Posted on: January 4, 2018

Read to a Dog!

Boo

Our Read to a Dog program provides a supportive environment to practice reading aloud. We welcome one of our three canine friends each week: Boo is a Shih Tzu, Luke is a Labradoodle, and Salty is a Chihuahua. They are all wonderful, patient listeners! Rea...

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Posted on: May 17, 2018

11th Annual Children's Art Contest

libraries rock

It's time for the Hingham Public Library's 11th annual children's summer art contest! The national theme for summer 2018 is “Libraries Rock!” Music speaks a universal language that is understood by everyone…maybe not the same sound or artist but the surpl...

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Teens

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Posted on: May 23, 2018

Button-making!

smile face buttons

Thursday, June 7 from 3:30 - 5:30 -- We have a button-maker and we're not afraid to use it! Come make some cute buttons to wear, clip to your bag, etc. They can be for Pride Month or anything else you desire. No registration necessary.

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Teens
Posted on: April 25, 2018

Pizza and Books

colorful books

Tuesday, June 12 at 4:30 -- Come chat with fellow book lovers about what you're reading and loving - or what you're reading and hating these days! No specific book to read, just show up to chat with others about bookish things. Pizza and  beverag...

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Teens
Posted on: May 21, 2018

Teen Movie: Love, Simon

Love Simon movie poster

Saturday, June 16 at 3:00 -- It's Pride Month!  Celebrate with us at a "Love, Simon" movie event, complete with an array of rainbow-themed snacks and all the glitter you could need to decorate yourself for the occasion. No registration ...

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Teens
Posted on: April 15, 2018

Magic: The Gathering

Magic the Gathering

Saturday, June 9 & 23 at 1:30 -- Looking for someone to play Magic: The Gathering with? Look no further! Come spend the afternoon playing a great game and making new friends! Magic newbies, beginners, and experts all welcome! No registration necessary...

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Teens
Posted on: October 5, 2017

Anime + Manga Club!

Anime Characters

All teens are welcome to join our Anime + Manga Club! We usually meet twice a month - check our calendar for the next meeting date! 

At each meeting, members will get to talk about anime and manga with fellow enthusiasts and create a smal...

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Check the calendar for our next meeting! Teens
Posted on: January 28, 2018

Teen Book Group

Dog reading

The young adult department offers a monthly book group for teens! New members are always welcome to join us for snacks and lively discussion!

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Posted on: October 26, 2017

Join the Teen Advisory Board!

Teen Advisory Board

Join the Teen Advisory Board (TAB) at the Hingham Public Library! We want to hear what YOU have to say! We usually meet two Wednesdays a month at 6:30 (check our calendar for the next meeting date!), and new members are always welcome. Earn community serv...

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Check the calendar for our next meeting! Teens

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Posted on: May 23, 2018

Books on Tap!

books on tap logo

Join the HPL for Books On Tap, our newest adult book club! It will meet the 2nd Tuesday of every month at the Liberty Grille in Downtown Hingham at 7:00 pm, and  will provide a fun and relaxed atmosphere for members to chat about books. Book choi...

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Upcoming Events
Posted on: April 10, 2018

Succulent Terrarium Workshop

succulent terrarium

Thursday, May 24 at 6:30 -- Come join us for a fun night of building a Succulent Terrarium Garden. .All materials will be provided. but feel free to bring any succulents or moss you may have from your yard or garden.Please register online or by calling 78...

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Register online! Upcoming Events
Posted on: May 21, 2018

Thru Hiking the Appalachian Trail with Sam Ducharme

Sam Ducharme hiking

Saturday, June 2 at 3:00 -- Sam Ducharme will  share entertaining and inspirational stories of his life-changing 2,180  mile, 14 state back-packing adventure from Spring Mountain, Georgia to  Mt. Katahdin. Sam will bring his gea...

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Learn more about Sam Ducharme! Upcoming Events
Posted on: May 21, 2018

Evening with the Author: Donald Nelson presents Chappaquiddick Tragedy

Chappaquiddick Tragedy book cover

Wednesday, June 13 at 7:00 -- Join us for this Evening with the Author program as Donald Nelson presents his book Chappaquiddick Tragedy: Kennedy’s Second Passenger Revealed.

On July 18, 1969, Ted Kennedy drove his car off Dike Bridge in Chappaqu...

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Upcoming Events
Posted on: May 21, 2018

Terracotta Planter Craft

terracotta pots

Thursday, June 14 at 6:30 -- Create a spring container arrangement in two terracotta pots to boost the beauty of your outdoor space. This program requires registration. Please register online or by calling 781-741-1405 ext. 1404.

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Register online! Upcoming Events
Posted on: May 21, 2018

Evening with the Author: Amy Bass and One Goal

OneGoal book cover

In ONE GOAL: A Coach, a Team, and the Game That Brought a Divided Town Together, Amy Bass tells the timely and inspiring story of how the town of Lewiston, Maine and its newly arrived Somali immigrants came together to chase dreams of national glory.

Perha...

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Upcoming Events
Posted on: May 21, 2018

Computer & Technology Training

 The Library is offering several programs during the month of June that focus on basic computer and social media skills. Join us and learn something new!

Take a look at everything we have planned! Upcoming Events
Posted on: May 21, 2018

Evening with the Author: Michael Tougias presents Above & Beyond

Above and Beyond book cover

Thursday, June 28 at 7:00 -- The library is pleased to welcome Michael Tougias and his latest book, Above & Beyond: JFK and the U-2 Pilots During the Cuban Missile Crisis. He chronicles the 13 harrowing days of the crisis, focusing on the U-2...

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Upcoming Events
Posted on: January 3, 2017

HPL Book Group

Book with heart shaped pages

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.

See what we are reading this month! Upcoming Events
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 Harbor Media and all are welcome to attend. For more information: 781-741-1405 ext. 1404.

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