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Posted on: February 8, 2018

Puppet Show with Puppeteer Patricia Boylan

Patricia Boylan

Saturday, March 10 at 10:30 -- Hingham resident Patricia Boylan has been an active puppeteer for many years. She tells classic children's stories through the voices and gestures of her wonderful hand puppets. She uses a traditional puppet stage, lights an...

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Children
Posted on: January 24, 2018

Dance Along: A movement program for active toddlers

Kids Dancing

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.

Children
Posted on: January 24, 2018

February Vacation Week Fun!

February Clipart

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!

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Children
Posted on: January 24, 2018

Family Fun: Olympic Scavenger Hunt

magnifying glass

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.

Children
Posted on: February 4, 2018

Saturday Science...Beyond Einstein!

Sound Waves

Join us at 10:30 on March 3 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 contribu...

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Posted on: February 8, 2018

Early Literacy Fair

Little-Brothers-Reading-A-Book

Saturday, March 24 at 11:00 -- The South Shore Family Network is hosting an Early Literacy Fair at the Hingham Public Library. Local early education programs will share their favorite children's books and a matching activity. Other highlights include loca...

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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!

See what we are reading this month! Children
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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Check the calendar to see who's here this week! Children