News & Events for Children & Families

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    Puppet Show with Puppeteer Patricia Boylan

    Saturday, March 10 at 10:30 -- Hingham resident Patricia Boylan tells classic children's stories through the voices and gestures of her wonderful puppets. She also shows children how they can be puppeteers themselves with simple materials from home. Read on...
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    Dance Along: A movement program for active toddlers

    Thursday, February 22 at 10:30 -- Dance Along is a class where children will have fun clapping, marching, jumping, spinning and more as they use props, music, and songs to foster early dance skills. For children ages 15 months to 3 years with caregiver.
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    February Vacation Week Fun!

    The children's department has lots of fun activities planned for February vacation week. You can see the whole line up of events on our calendar! Please join us! Read on...
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    Family Fun: Olympic Scavenger Hunt

    We're planning a scavenger hunt for February vacation week! Stop by the desk anytime during that week to pick up instructions and start hunting. We'll have a family hunt as well, as a more challenge hunt for 4 & 5 graders, available.
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    Saturday Science...Beyond Einstein!

    Join us at 10:30 on March 3 for our monthly program Saturday Science...Beyond Einstein. Participants (Grades K-3) will learn about a scientist and do a hands-on activity. Please register. Read on...
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    Early Literacy Fair

    Saturday, March 24 at 11:00 -- The South Shore Family Network is hosting an Early Literacy Fair at the Library. They'll share children's books and matching activities. Other highlights include local author, Julie M. Brown and storyteller Big Ryan. Read on...
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