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Posted on: October 19, 2021

Beginner Chess: Virtual Program with Nolan DeMott

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Students will learn the basics of play during this five-week series including how to set up the board, the rules of the game, understanding basic rule nuances such as castling, and the difference between checkmate and stalemate. Students will also begin t...

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Posted on: October 19, 2021

Halloween Storytime

Happy Halloween

The Hingham Public Library is hosting a Halloween Storytime! Children are invited to wear their Halloween costumes and join us for a session of ghoulish fun!  All participating kids will receive a bag with a craft template that they can make at h...

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Posted on: October 19, 2021

Dance Along with Tracy Durso

Dance Along

Join us for this fun, movement filled dance program for all children ages 16 months to 4 years, led by Tracy Durso.Space in this event is limited, and registration is required. To join us, please register online.

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Posted on: September 21, 2021

Read-to-a-Dog on Saturdays

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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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Posted on: September 21, 2020

Children's Book Groups

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Our book groups have gone virtual! The children's department offers a monthly parent/child book group for children in grades 2 & 3; and a book group for children in grades 4 & 5. New members are always welcome to join us a fun discussion!

See what we are reading this month! Children
Posted on: September 21, 2021

Fall Storytimes

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Our storytimes are back in person this fall! We offer storytimes for children ages 0-8 and their caregivers. Fall storytimes require registration.

Learn more about our different storytimes! Children

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Teens

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Posted on: October 19, 2021

Teen Pop Up Art: Felted Fox

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Craft a charming fox with merino wool. In this class, you'll learn the basics of needle felting. Pop up Art School will show you how to sculpt basic shapes with a barbed needle and how to add the beaded black eyes. Needle felting is fun, relaxing, and it’...

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Posted on: August 25, 2021

Join the Teen Advisory Board!

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Teen Advisory Board is back! Teens from Grades 6-12 are invited to join us for bimonthly meetings where teens are encouraged to share their ideas and thoughts for the library and work together to keep making it a great place for our community.

Check the calendar for our next meeting! Teens
Posted on: August 25, 2021

Teen Knitting Club

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Let's get together for a cozy afternoon of knitting! As the days get colder, what better hobby to pick up for the fall and winter but knitting? Open to teens in Grades 6-12, all levels of knitters are welcome. 

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Posted on: August 25, 2021

Join our Teen Anime Club!

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Join Anime Club, a group for teen anime enthusiasts in Grade 6-12. Come meet other teens who love anime and have some fun watching anime!

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Posted on: August 25, 2021

Play Magic: The Gathering at the Library!

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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! There will be snacks. For teens in Grades 6-12.

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Posted on: October 19, 2021

Evening With the Author: Anders Morley presents This Land of Snow

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In his thirties, happily married and living in a faraway country but pining for the winters of his New Hampshire home, Anders Morley made a decision. Fourteen months later, he set off alone to spend the four coldest months of the year traveling on skis ac...

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Posted on: October 19, 2021

Evening with the Author: Dr. Andrew Budson

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Based on his award-winning book being translated into Chinese and Korean, Seven Steps to Managing Your Memory: What’s Normal, What’s Not, and What to Do About It, Dr. Andrew Budson will explain how individuals can distinguish changes i...

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Posted on: October 19, 2021

Evening With the Author: John Happ presents The Navigation Case

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Come hear Hingham author John Happ share a fascinating piece of his father's - and our country's - history. "An aged and glossy leather briefcase was discovered when our family house was sold. My father had meticulously collected his military documen...

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Upcoming Events
Posted on: September 20, 2021

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.

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Posted on: September 20, 2021

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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