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Posted on: November 25, 2019

Artist-in-Residence: Fly By Night Dancers

Artist in Residence

The Hingham Public Library is very pleased to be launching an Artist-in-Residence pilot program connecting the arts with literature. Children ages 5-10 and their families are invited to join us to create the Fly By Night dance troop during this unique and...

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Posted on: November 7, 2019

Book Launch for Hingham author, Monica Tesler and her book, Fractured Futures

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Tuesday, December 17 at 7:00 -- The Hingham Library welcomes Hingham Author Monica Tesler for the launch of  Fractured Futures, the fifth and final book in her Bounders series aimed at tweens and teens, ages 9-14. Monica will discuss her newest b...

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Posted on: November 17, 2019

MAMASTEPH Concert

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Saturday, December 14 at 9:30 -- Young children and their grownups are invited to join Mamasteph for a magical musical morning. Mamasteph is a favorite performer across the South Shore and beyond, including at the Hingham Public Library! Her albums are av...

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Posted on: November 21, 2019

Pop Up Art: Brian Wildsmith

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Thursday, December 26 at 3:30 -- The Pop up Art School presents a hands-on workshop for children 9 to 12 years old. Discover the art of Brian Wildsmith and create a unique, sculpture of a bird using cardboard, oil pastels and three-dimensional elements in...

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Posted on: November 21, 2019

Sing Along with Sherry

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Saturday, December 28 at 9:30 -- Families are invited to join family entertainer Sherry Eskin to read stories in song, shake our sillies out with musical instruments, play parachute games, and more! Come ready to sing your heart out!

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Posted on: November 21, 2019

December School Vacation Week!

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We have lots of fun things planned for school vacation week including a Pop Up Art School workshop, a weekend Sing Along with Sherry, and a family showing of Toy Story 4! We hope to see you!

Check the calendar for a full list of events! Children
Posted on: September 18, 2019

Saturday Science

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Saturday Science is back for another fantastic year! Tailored to two elementary school-age groups (K-2 and 3-5), Saturday Science sessions expose kids to different scientific fields and the leading female scientists in those fields. The theme for this yea...

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Posted on: September 16, 2019

Read to a Dog!

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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: January 16, 2019

Children's Book Groups

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The children's department offers a monthly parent/child book group for children in grades 2 & 3; and a monthly independent book group for children in grades 4 & 5. New members are always welcome to join us for snacks and lively discussion!

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