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Posted on: September 20, 2022

Children's Book Groups

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Our children's book groups are back in person this fall! We host a 2nd & 3rd Grade as well as a 4th & 5th Grade book group each month. Both are held on Saturday afternoons, please check our calendar for this month's dates.

Learn more about our book groups! Children
Posted on: September 22, 2022

Halloween Storytime

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The Hingham Public Library is hosting a Halloween Storytime! Children are invited to wear their Halloween costumes and join us for morning of ghoulish fun and a costume parade around the Library! Suitable for ages 4+Space in this event is limited, and reg...

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Posted on: September 20, 2022

LEGO Club

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Our new LEGO club (for ages 4+) will be held on the first Wednesday of each month at 1:30. Join us for an afternoon of open play with the library's collection of LEGO bricks. No registration is required, just drop in!

Check our calendar for date details. Children
Posted on: September 15, 2022

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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Check the calendar to see who's here this week! Children

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Teens

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Posted on: September 23, 2022

Teen Knitting Club

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Thursday, October 20 at 4:30 in the Activity Room -- Now that fall is officially here, start cozy season off right and join HPL's Knitting Club! This club is open to any teen in grades 6-12, no experience necessary.However, please note that no fo...

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Teens
Posted on: September 29, 2022

Teen Advisory Board

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Wednesday, October 26 at 6:30 -- Teen Advisory Board (TAB) is back! TAB is a great way for teens to get more involved at the library, let your voice be heard, have fun, AND earn community service hours, too. No need to commit to coming every month, this i...

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Teens
Posted on: September 20, 2022

Teen Spooky Movie Matinee: The Addams Family

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Saturday, October 8 at 3:00 in the Whiton Room -- Start spooky season off right with a classic movie matinee of The Addams Family! Bring yourself and your friends, we'll the bring the movie and a few snacks. No registration required.

Teens
Posted on: September 20, 2022

Teen Pumpkin Painting Party

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Saturday, October 22 at 1:30 in the Activity Room -- Celebrate fall with the HPL at our Teen Pumpkin Painting Party! Everyone will get to paint a mini-pumpkin to take home with them to decorate for the season. We'll have all the supplies, just br...

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Posted on: September 16, 2022

Mount Washington Observatory: Home of the World’s Worst Weather

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Monday, October 3 at 7:00 online via Zoom -- At 6,288, the tallest peak in the Northeastern United States, Mount Washington, is called the “Home of the World’s Worst Weather”, but why? This program will explore the unique lif...

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Posted on: September 16, 2022

Make: Halloween DIY Potion Jars

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Tuesday, October 4 at 6:30 in the Whiton Room -- Join us in person for a witchy evening of making your own potion jar decorations! You will choose your potion jars, labels, and select from an assortment of fun fillers to create your concoction.Space in th...

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Posted on: September 16, 2022

Mindful Yoga for Everyone

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Saturday, October 15 at 10:00 in the Whiton Room -- This 60 minute yoga practice offers a gentle mix of Hatha yoga based styles including breathwork and meditation to stimulate the energy systems in the body while at the same time bringing calm to the min...

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Upcoming Events
Posted on: September 16, 2022

Vampires, Monsters, Aliens, Masked Killers, and Zombies: A Look at the Horror Film

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Tuesday, October 18 at 7:00 in the Whiton Room -- The horror genre did not begin with the movies, but the movies continue to bring them to the masses. Celebrate the Halloween season with a behind-the-scenes overview of some of the most memorable horror mo...

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Posted on: September 16, 2022

BCGS Concert: Tedesco Duo, Guitar & Flute

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Sunday, October 23 at 3:00 in the Whiton Room -- Tedesco Duo is a lively flute and guitar duo from New England comprised of Arielle Burke on flute and Catherine O'Kelly on guitar. They perform repertoire from all eras, with an emphasis o...

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Upcoming Events
Posted on: September 16, 2022

Search Engine Basics - Computer Literacy Series

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Most of us have used a search engine such as Google, Bing, or DuckDuckGo, but how much do you know about how they work? And how do you decide which one to use? We’ll go over what a search engine actually is (hint: it might not be what you think!...

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Posted on: September 16, 2022

Intro to Google Drive

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Wednesday, October 26 at 5:00 in the Training Room -- Google Drive is a free cloud-based file manager with a family of built in apps for creating and storing documents in the cloud. In this overview, you'll learn about Drive's basic func...

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Posted on: September 16, 2022

Evening With the Author: Jan Brogan presents The Combat Zone

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It was the most publicized murder of the 1970s. The victim was Harvard football star Andrew Puopolo, an Italian-American from the North End, then the local headquarters for the mob. Three Black men were charged with his murder in Boston's crime-r...

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Posted on: September 16, 2022

Get Started with Kanopy

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Thursday, October 27 at 4:00 online via Zoom -- Kanopy is a video-streaming platform offering a diverse collection of 30,000+ enriching movies, available to stream anytime and anywhere — from desktop to TV to tablet. Kanopy is free to anyone wit...

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Posted on: April 1, 2022

HPL Movie Night

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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.

Learn more about this month's movie selection! Upcoming Events
Posted on: April 1, 2022

HPL Book Group

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The HPL Book Club is a friendly group of library patrons and bibliophiles which has been meeting for over ten years. We average 15-20 members each meeting and are always happy to see new faces!

Learn more and see what we're reading! Upcoming Events