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Adult & Meetings

  1. RB Music Lessons Spring Recital

    June 24, 2017, 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM @ Whiton Room

    The Spring recital for my voice and piano students, ages 5-12.

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  2. BCGS: David Newsam

    June 25, 2017, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Whiton Room

    The Hingham Library and the Boston Classical Guitar Society gratefully acknowledge the sponsorship of Coastal Heritage Bank for the Sunday Sounds series of concerts.

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  3. Hingham Youth Hockey Open Board Meeting

    June 26, 2017, 6:30 PM - 8:45 PM @ Whiton Room

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  4. OLLI - Women's History Group

    June 27, 2017, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM @ Fearing/Trustees Conference Room

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  5. Ranked Choice Voting Info Session

    June 27, 2017, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Whiton Room

    Ranked Choice Voting is a 21st century voting system that amplifies our voices and revitalizes our democracy through majority, rather than plurality winners. This meeting is for people who want to learn more about RCV and how it preserves majority rule, strengthens representation, encourages positive campaigning, and eliminates vote-splitting.

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  6. HPL Book Group

    June 27, 2017, 7:30 PM - 8:45 PM @ Fearing/Trustees Conference Room

    Please join us for our monthly book discussion group held on the last Tuesday of each month. New members are always welcome! Drop-in Event.

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  7. South Shore Action Postcard and Poppy Making Party

    June 28, 2017, 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Fearing/Trustees Conference Room

    We're making poppies for the Hingham Parade and writing postcards to local and national leaders about important issues.

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  8. Hingham Library Cookbook Club

    June 28, 2017, 7:00 PM - 8:45 PM @ Whiton Room

    Do you love to try new recipes? Looking for a new Challenge? Join Hingham Public Library’s Cookbook Club today. Our cookbook of the month is announced the first Wednesday of the month. Stop by the Reference Desk anytime after that to reserve your spot and recipe. If you haven't ever been in a cookbook group before, it is simple: Just stop by the Reference Desk to pick a recipe you would like to try. Cook it at home and bring it to share with all!

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  9. Library Futures Task Force Meeting

    June 29, 2017, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Fearing/Trustees Conference Room

    Coffee. LH

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Children

  1. Read to Luke! - a certified therapy dog

    June 24, 2017, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM @ Children's Department

    Keep your reading skills sharp by reading to Luke, an adorable Goldendoodle. He is a certified reading and therapy dog. Luke will be at the library on listed Saturdays. He will be available for 15 minute sessions on his “listening” days. *Please call the Children’s and Young Adult Department to register for your preferred sitting. Suitable for kids age 4 and up

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  2. Imagination Station: Building Play, ages 3 to 5 with parent/caregiver

    June 26, 2017, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM @ Activity Room

    Calling all master builders! You provide the ideas, we provide the materials (Duplo blocks, Keva planks, magnetic blocks, etc.) and let the construction begin! This is a drop-in event.

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  3. Imagination Station: Building Play, ages 6 to 8 with parent/caregiver

    June 26, 2017, 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM @ Activity Room

    Calling all master builders! You provide the ideas, we provide the materials (Keva planks, cardboard boxes, cups, etc.) and let the construction begin! This is a drop-in event.

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  4. Imagination Station: Building Play, ages 9+

    June 26, 2017, 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM @ Activity Room

    Calling all master builders! You provide the ideas, we provide the materials (Keva planks, Lego's, cardboard, cups, craft sticks, etc.) and let the construction begin! This is a drop-in event

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  5. Book Party & STEM Craft, for ages 4+

    June 27, 2017, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM @ Activity Room

    The Hingham Public Library launches its Summer Reading Program with a reading of “Twenty-One Elephants and Still Standing” by April Jones Prince. The book tells a little known story about the Brooklyn Bridge. After the bridge was built people feared its safety. P.T. Barnum, legendary showman, along with his twenty-one elephants (each weighing 7 tons!) demonstrated otherwise. Reading will be followed by a STEM craft. This is a drop-in event.

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  6. No Storytime today: Activity Room available for free play

    June 28, 2017, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM @ Activity Room

    There is no storytime today. Please feel free to visit the activity room and play with the library's toy collection.

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  7. Read to LUKE, a certified therapy dog!

    June 28, 2017, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

    Keep your reading skills sharp; read to a certified therapy dog! Reading sessions are 15 min segments beginning at 10:30 AM. Space is limited; reservations are required. Suitable for ages 5+.

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  8. Stories & Seeds, ages 4+ with parent/caregiver

    June 28, 2017, 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM @ Activity Room

    Books about planting and seeds will be available to read or peruse and then investigate different types of seeds and explore how plants grow. Be prepared to get your hands (a little) dirty and do some planting. Drop-in event

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  9. No Storytime today: Activity Room available for free play

    June 29, 2017, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM @ Activity Room

    There is no storytime today. Please feel free to visit the activity room and play with the library's toy collection.

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  10. Build A Book, ages 5+ with parent/caregiver

    June 29, 2017, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Activity Room

    Be the author and illustrator of your own book! In this DIY activity, children of all ages can use their natural creativity to invent a story or express themselves by telling a story about their own experiences. Child and parent/caregiver will work together to create a unique keepsake. We will provide the template and you will bring it alive with your cover art, words and illustrations. Run out of time…finish it at home. Option: Bring your finished book to the library for others to check out and read. This is a drop-in event.

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  11. Lego Team Building Project, ages 9+

    June 29, 2017, 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM @ Activity Room

    Kids will work together to build the Legends of Chima model, "Maula's Ice Mammoth Stomper". The finished piece will put on display in the children’s department through September. Suitable for kids 9+. Space is limited; registration is required. Register online.

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Teens

  1. Henna Workshop

    June 27, 2017, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Activity Room

    Join us for an afternoon with Henna artist Shweta Tekade! All participants will get a henna design personally drawn on them by Shweta, as well as learn about the history and uses of henna. Everyone will also get a henna cone to take home with them! Registration required, supplies limited. Ages 9 + up are welcome. Register online.

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  2. Pop Up Art School

    June 28, 2017, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Whiton Room

    All teens entering grades 6 and up are invited for a paint session! Join the Pop Up Art School and take home a night sky canvas painting! Snacks will be provided during a break midway. Registration requiredRegister Online.

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  3. Teen Advisory Board

    June 28, 2017, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Activity Room

    Join the Teen Advisory Board (TAB) at the Hingham Public Library! We want to hear what YOU have to say! Earn community service hours, have fun, and help the library plan teen offerings! All young adults aged 12 + up welcome. No registration required. Please call or email the children's department for more information.

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