Posted on: October 18, 2017

Hingham Public Library to host “The Vietnam War” film screening and lecture

vietnam film poster

The Hingham Public Library has been selected by the American Library Association (ALA) and WETA Washington, DC, to receive a programming kit for “The Vietnam War,” a 10-part documentary film by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick that originally...

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Posted on: October 18, 2017

Hingham Chess Club: Simultaneous Chess Exhibition Fundraiser!

chess board and pieces

Sunday, November 19 from 1:00 - 5:00 in the Lobby -- Hingham Chess Club invites you to try your skills against their very own National Master Farzad Abdi in a simultaneous chess exhibition fundraiser!Farzad Abdi is a nationally ranke...

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Posted on: November 9, 2017

Cocoanut Grove Fire 75th Anniversary Presentation

Cocoanut Grove Nightclub

November 28, 2017 is the 75th anniversary of the Cocoanut Grove fire in Boston's South End, a tragedy that took 492 lives. The fire precipitated major changes in building codes, fire-fighting practices, and criminal law, and the consequences of the event ...

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Posted on: October 18, 2017

Evening with the Author: Anna Byrne presents A Widow's Guide

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Thursday, November 30 at 7:00 -- Anna Byrne, a local trust and estates attorney, will discuss her book A Widow's Guide: Your Legal and Financial Guide to Surviving the First Year. Since becoming a widow herself almost 20 years ago, Byrne has sought to hel...

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Posted on: June 29, 2017

Cookbook Club

Hands chopping vegetables

Do you love to try new recipes? Are you looking for a new challenge? Join the Library’s Cookbook Club today! Stop by the Reference Desk to choose a recipe, cook it at home, and bring it to share with all!

See which cookbook is inspiring us this month! 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 HCAM-TV and all are welcome to attend. For more information: 781-741-1405 ext. 1404.

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