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The Town of Hingham was founded in 1635 and is located in Plymouth County about 15 miles south of Boston.

The town takes pride in their immaculately preserved antique homes which includes "Old Ordinary" that now houses the Hingham Historical Society Museum.

The Derby Academy which was founded in 1784 is the oldest co-educational school in the country. The town's First Parish Old Ship Church is the oldest church structure in the country and until this day continues to be used as a place of worship.

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Oh Dear Geoffrey! by Gemma O'Neill
Oh Dear Geoffrey! by Gemma O'Neill
Storytime
Children's
Aug 27, 2014 10:30 AM

Barnes & Noble Booksellers
Hingham
The Derby Street Shoppes
96 Derby Street Suite 300
Hingham
MA
02043
781-749-3319

When: Aug 27, 2014 10 AM in Hingham, Massachusetts (Wed, 27 Aug 2014 10 )
Hooray For Hat! by Brian Won
Hooray For Hat! by Brian Won
Storytime
Children's
Aug 20, 2014 10:30 AM

Barnes & Noble Booksellers
Hingham
The Derby Street Shoppes
96 Derby Street Suite 300
Hingham
MA
02043
781-749-3319

When: Aug 20, 2014 10 AM in Hingham, Massachusetts (Wed, 20 Aug 2014 10 )
Corks & Forks: Perfecting the Perfect Pizza

We are thrilled to have Andris Lagsdin, former Chef under Todd English and inventor of the ‘Baking Steel’(recently featured in Bon Appetit and Food & Wine Magazines), in store teaching us the art of pizza making (pizza stones are a thing of the past!).  Teaming up with Chef Kim (we will be celebrating her birthday this night too!) the night will be one to remember and the pizzas otherworldly! I will be pouring tastes of my favorite wines that I think pair perfectly with a tasty slice or two!!



When: Aug 20, 2014 6 PM to Aug 20, 2014 8 PMin Hingham, Massachusetts (Wed, 20 Aug 2014 18 )
Bike Maintenance Basics
Routine maintenance on your bike can keep you riding smooth and prolong the life of your bike. This class is an informative presentation that will teach you how to lube a chain, fix a flat tire in record time and make other minor adjustments to your bicycle. No experience necessary. Participants do not need to bring their bikes for this class.

When: Aug 19, 2014 12 AM in Hingham, Massachusetts
Cost: Free (Tue, 19 Aug 2014 00 )
American Red Cross Blood Drive
When: Sep 20, 2014 8 AM in Hingham, Massachusetts (Sat, 20 Sep 2014 08 )
Open Barnyard at Weir River Farm
When: Aug 2, 2014 10 AM in Hingham, Massachusetts
Cost: Members: FREE. Nonmembers: $3. (Sat, 02 Aug 2014 10 )
Open Barnyard at Weir River Farm


When: Sep 13, 2014 10 AM in Hingham, Massachusetts
Cost: Members: FREE. Nonmembers: $3.

(Sat, 13 Sep 2014 10 )
Outdoor Story Hour
When: Jul 30, 2014 12 AM in Hingham, Massachusetts
Cost: Members: FREE. Nonmembers: $3. (Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00 )
Weir River Farm- Volunteer Field Crew


When: Sep 18, 2014 12 AM in Hingham, Massachusetts
Cost: FREE.

(Thu, 18 Sep 2014 00 )
Weir River Farm- Volunteer Field Crew


When: Sep 20, 2014 12 AM in Hingham, Massachusetts
Cost: FREE.

(Sat, 20 Sep 2014 00 )
Weir River Farm- Volunteer Field Crew


When: Sep 13, 2014 12 AM in Hingham, Massachusetts
Cost: FREE.

(Sat, 13 Sep 2014 00 )
Outdoor Story Hour


When: Sep 17, 2014 12 AM in Hingham, Massachusetts
Cost: Members: FREE. Nonmembers: $3.

(Wed, 17 Sep 2014 00 )
Farm to Table


When: Sep 6, 2014 3 PM in Hingham, Massachusetts
Cost: $175 per person

(Sat, 06 Sep 2014 15 )
Open Barnyard at Weir River Farm


When: Sep 20, 2014 10 AM in Hingham, Massachusetts
Cost: Members: FREE. Nonmembers: $3.

(Sat, 20 Sep 2014 10 )
Kayak Tour - Boston Harbor
Join REI for a kayaking tour of Boston Harbor! This paddle is popular for beginning and intermediate paddlers. Situated along the South Shore of Boston World's End, it is one of the most pristine paddles in the area. On this paddling trip, you'll enjoy the flora and fauna, while at the same time seeing majestic views of downtown Boston. After an orientation and safety briefing, we will explore the shoreline. Depending on conditions, we'll paddle between 5 and 9 miles round trip. Pre-requisite: Learn to Kayak Class or equivalent skills.

Skills you'll learn:
  • How to prepare for a kayak tour
  • Appropriate clothing for paddling
  • Refinement of paddling techique
  • Local natural history
Get more information and register >>

When: Aug 23, 2014 9 AM in Hingham, Massachusetts
Cost: REI Members: $120; Nonmembers: $130. Lunch included.

(Sat, 23 Aug 2014 09 )
Bike Maintenance Basics
Routine maintenance on your bike can keep you riding smooth and prolong the life of your bike. This class is an informative presentation that will teach you how to lube a chain, fix a flat tire in record time and make other minor adjustments to your bicycle. No experience necessary. Participants do not need to bring their bikes for this class.

When: Aug 5, 2014 12 AM in Hingham, Massachusetts
Cost: Free (Tue, 05 Aug 2014 00 )
Northeast Camping Basics
Whether you are new to the Northeast or new to camping, this class is sure to inform and inspire! Join REI to learn what you need to take your first (second or third) camping trip and special considerations for camping in the Northeast. This presentation will highlight the diverse camping opportunities in New York, New Hampshire, Connecticut, Vermont, Rhode Island and Maine as well as cover the basics: Northeast essentials, gear and equipment, local activities, great regional resources and areas to camp!

When: Aug 12, 2014 12 AM in Hingham, Massachusetts
Cost: Free (Tue, 12 Aug 2014 00 )
2014 Tour de South Shore Bike Ride

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER!

or visit http://www.stayclassy.org/hingham/events/tour-de-south-shore/e33128 

This event is a great way to support research for Alzheimer's and MS. Ride options: 50-mile bike ride begins at 7:30 AM and 25-mile bike ride begins at 8:30 AM. The tide starts at Wompatuck State Park and travels through the towns of Hingham, Cohasset, Scituate, and Norwell. No fundraising minimum is required. Best post-race tailgating event with lunch served by Bertucci's, cold beer and an awards ceremony!



When: Oct 17, 2014 7 AM to Oct 17, 2014 7 PMin Hingham, Massachusetts
Cost: SEE REGISTRATION BELOW!

(Fri, 17 Oct 2014 07 )
Getting to Know your GoPro -- GoPro Basics
Looking to get a GoPro, or you have one and would like some insight into best practices for the World's Most Versatile Camera? Join our GoPro experts for this class and Get to Know Your GoPro. We will focus on navigating the camera's user interface, understanding the video resolution options, additional video and image capture settings, accessories and mounts to help you use the camera to capture life's most exciting moments. A fully charged GoPro (HERO3 or HERO2) is strongly recommended for this class.

When: Aug 26, 2014 12 AM in Hingham, Massachusetts
Cost: Free (Tue, 26 Aug 2014 00 )
Harry Potter Birthday Celebration!
Harry Potter Birthday Celebration!
Other, Special Event
Other
Jul 31, 2014 2:00 PM

Barnes & Noble Booksellers
Hingham
The Derby Street Shoppes
96 Derby Street Suite 300
Hingham
MA
02043
781-749-3319

When: Jul 31, 2014 2 PM in Hingham, Massachusetts (Thu, 31 Jul 2014 14 )
Bella Lost and Found by Ryan O'Rourke
Bella Lost and Found by Ryan O'Rourke
Storytime
Children's
Aug 06, 2014 10:30 AM

Barnes & Noble Booksellers
Hingham
The Derby Street Shoppes
96 Derby Street Suite 300
Hingham
MA
02043
781-749-3319

When: Aug 6, 2014 10 AM in Hingham, Massachusetts (Wed, 06 Aug 2014 10 )
Board of Selectmen
Tuesday August 5, 2014
7:00 PM

Agenda to Follow.


Location: Town Hall

When: Aug 5, 2014 7 PM in Hingham, Massachusetts (Tue, 05 Aug 2014 19 )
Getting to Know your GoPro -- GoPro Basics
Looking to get a GoPro, or you have one and would like some insight into best practices for the World's Most Versatile Camera? Join our GoPro experts for this class and Get to Know Your GoPro. We will focus on navigating the camera's user interface, understanding the video resolution options, additional video and image capture settings, accessories and mounts to help you use the camera to capture life's most exciting moments. A fully charged GoPro (HERO3 or HERO2) is strongly recommended for this class.

When: Jul 29, 2014 12 AM in Hingham, Massachusetts
Cost: Free (Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00 )
The Joneses


When: Aug 30, 2014 6 PM in Hingham, Massachusetts (Sat, 30 Aug 2014 18 )
School Building Committee
Tuesday August 12, 2014
7:30 PM

Meeting Jointly with Advisory Committee


Location: Town Hall

When: Aug 12, 2014 7 PM in Hingham, Massachusetts (Tue, 12 Aug 2014 19 )
Archery-Indoors-Aug 11-Ages 8-16


When: Aug 11, 2014 9 AM in Hingham, Massachusetts (Mon, 11 Aug 2014 09 )
Mike Levesque
with Munk and Sean

When: Aug 7, 2014 7 PM in Hingham, Massachusetts (Thu, 07 Aug 2014 19 )
Fred Meltzer


When: Aug 23, 2014 10 AM in Hingham, Massachusetts (Sat, 23 Aug 2014 10 )
American Red Cross Blood Drive
When: Aug 7, 2014 11 AM in Hingham, Massachusetts (Thu, 07 Aug 2014 11 )
School Committee Salalry & Negotiations Subcommittee
Thursday August 7, 2014
7:00 AM

 

  1. Receive and review minutes from the meeting of July 28, 2014                                   7:00 a.m.

            2.  Adjourn to Executive Session, not to return to Open Session, for the purposes of:

  1. Discussing strategies with respect to Collective Bargaining with the HEA, Unit A        7:05 a.m.
  2. Conducting Collective Bargaining negotiations with HEA, Unit A                                 7:30 a.m.

            3.  Adjournment                                                                                                         9:30 a.m.


Location: Superintendent's Office

When: Aug 7, 2014 7 AM in Hingham, Massachusetts (Thu, 07 Aug 2014 07 )
Conservation Council BBQ and Campout
A summer highlight; camp out at an exclusive spot, only open to Conservation Council members! It’s the Conservation Council event of the year! Come experience World’s End in a whole new way with this exclusive camp-out at our gorgeous reservation overlooking the Boston skyline. Enjoy a BBQ, fun all-ages activities, a campfire and more.

When: Aug 23, 2014 12 AM in Hingham, Massachusetts
Cost: (Sat, 23 Aug 2014 00 )
A Perfect Place for Ted by Leila Rudge
A Perfect Place for Ted by Leila Rudge
Storytime
Children's
Aug 22, 2014 10:30 AM

Barnes & Noble Booksellers
Hingham
The Derby Street Shoppes
96 Derby Street Suite 300
Hingham
MA
02043
781-749-3319

When: Aug 22, 2014 10 AM in Hingham, Massachusetts (Fri, 22 Aug 2014 10 )
Get Pop-Cultured:Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Day!
Get Pop-Cultured:Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Day!
Special Event, Children's Event

Aug 06, 2014 6:00 PM

Barnes & Noble Booksellers
Hingham
The Derby Street Shoppes
96 Derby Street Suite 300
Hingham
MA
02043
781-749-3319

When: Aug 6, 2014 6 PM in Hingham, Massachusetts (Wed, 06 Aug 2014 18 )
Mister Bud Wears the Cone by Carter Goodrich
Mister Bud Wears the Cone by Carter Goodrich
Storytime
Children's
Aug 13, 2014 10:30 AM

Barnes & Noble Booksellers
Hingham
The Derby Street Shoppes
96 Derby Street Suite 300
Hingham
MA
02043
781-749-3319

When: Aug 13, 2014 10 AM in Hingham, Massachusetts (Wed, 13 Aug 2014 10 )
Corks & Forks: Wines of Tuscany

What a lineup we have in store for you! Chianti, Rosso di Montalcino and Brunello di Montalcino, some of Italy’s greatest wines, made from the Sangiovese grape.  You get to taste these excellent wines paired up with some wonderful Italian food!
A no brainer for sure!



When: Aug 27, 2014 6 PM to Aug 27, 2014 8 PMin Hingham, Massachusetts (Wed, 27 Aug 2014 18 )
My Brave Year of Firsts by Jamie Lee Curtis and Laura Cornwell
My Brave Year of Firsts by Jamie Lee Curtis and Laura Cornwell
Storytime
Children's
Aug 29, 2014 10:30 AM

Barnes & Noble Booksellers
Hingham
The Derby Street Shoppes
96 Derby Street Suite 300
Hingham
MA
02043
781-749-3319

When: Aug 29, 2014 10 AM in Hingham, Massachusetts (Fri, 29 Aug 2014 10 )
End of Summer Classic


End of Summer Classic

Date

August 22, 2014

Location

Hingham, MA

Event Website

http://www.endofsummerclassic.com/

Event Host

Old Colony Running Events

Distances

  • Cross Country


Region

East

Division

All

Gender

All



When: Aug 22, 2014 12 AM to Aug 22, 2014 12 AMin Hingham, Massachusetts (Fri, 22 Aug 2014 00 )
Mike Levesque
with Munk and Sean

When: Aug 21, 2014 7 PM in Hingham, Massachusetts (Thu, 21 Aug 2014 19 )
Etiquette Classes for High Schoolers

The Etiquette Academy of New England will be offering Etiquette for High Schoolers: Social Skills for the Real World at Derby Academy from 8/4 to 8/9. 

The 6-day long etiquette classes cover topics such as improving social and communication skills, projecting confidence, combating shyness, strengthening self-esteem & leadership skills, navigating friendships, resolving conflict, understanding social cues, basic manners & table manners, & more in a fun and interactive way.

The final class will be held at an upscale restaurant over a four-course meal. Price includes final etiquette dinner. The dinner will take place at 5pm, and no morning class will take place on that day. 

www.theetiquetteacademy.org



When: Aug 4, 2014 3 PM to Aug 4, 2014 5 PMin Hingham, Massachusetts (Mon, 04 Aug 2014 15 )
Etiquette Classes for Middle Schoolers

The Etiquette Academy of New England will be offering Etiquette for Middle Schoolers: Peer Pressure and Beyond from 8/4 to 8/9.

The 6-day long etiquette classes cover topics such as improving social and communication skills, projecting confidence, combating shyness, strengthening self-esteem & leadership skills, navigating friendships, resolving conflict, understanding social cues, basic manners & table manners, & more in a fun and interactive way.

The final class will be held at an upscale restaurant over a four-course meal. Etiquette lunch included in price.

www.theetiquetteacademy.org



When: Aug 4, 2014 9 AM to Aug 4, 2014 11 AMin Hingham, Massachusetts (Mon, 04 Aug 2014 09 )
Etiquette Classes (Grades 2-4)

The Etiquette Academy of New England will be offering Mind Your Manners: Beyond Please and Thank You at Derby Academy from 8/4 to 8/9.

The 6-day long etiquette classes cover topics such as improving social and communication skills, projecting confidence, combating shyness, strengthening self-esteem & leadership skills, navigating friendships, resolving conflict, understanding social cues, basic manners & table manners, & more in a fun and interactive way. 

Fee: $365

The final class will be held at an upscale restaurant over a four-course meal. Etiquette lunch included in price.

www.theetiquetteacademy.org



When: Aug 4, 2014 12 PM to Aug 4, 2014 1 PMin Hingham, Massachusetts (Mon, 04 Aug 2014 12 )
Get Pop-Cultured: Frozen Friday! Cool Off With Olaf Party!
Get Pop-Cultured: Frozen Friday! Cool Off With Olaf Party!
Children's Event, Costume Character
Children's
Aug 01, 2014 7:00 PM

Barnes & Noble Booksellers
Hingham
The Derby Street Shoppes
96 Derby Street Suite 300
Hingham
MA
02043
781-749-3319

When: Aug 1, 2014 7 PM in Hingham, Massachusetts (Fri, 01 Aug 2014 19 )
Jenny Dee & the Deelinquents
Age Limit: All Ages

Jenny Dee & the Deelinquents



When: Aug 1, 2014 7 PM in Hingham, Massachusetts
Cost: FREE! (Fri, 01 Aug 2014 19 )
Corks & Forks: Everything You Always Wanted to Know about Wine (but were afraid to ask!)

In this class you will learn the “ins and outs” of wine service so you too can be a pro at home; when and why to decant, proper serving temperatures for whites and reds, correct glassware, the regions of the world where bargains are found, food pairing tips and other sommelier tricks. Of course while you are learning you will be sipping 6 fabulous wines paired up with some delicious bites by Chef Kim!



When: Jul 30, 2014 6 PM to Jul 30, 2014 8 PMin Hingham, Massachusetts (Wed, 30 Jul 2014 18 )
Walter the Farting Dog by William Kotzwinkle and Glenn Murray
Walter the Farting Dog by William Kotzwinkle and Glenn Murray
Storytime
Children's
Aug 15, 2014 10:30 AM

Barnes & Noble Booksellers
Hingham
The Derby Street Shoppes
96 Derby Street Suite 300
Hingham
MA
02043
781-749-3319

When: Aug 15, 2014 10 AM in Hingham, Massachusetts (Fri, 15 Aug 2014 10 )
House of Prayer Vacation Bible School

JOIN US every morning for a week to gather in (and outside of) our House of Prayer! We'll sing, make crafts, play games, jump around (usually in the bouncy house) and learn about each other and the world. We welcome all children ages 4-12 (regardless of faith - no experience or decisions expected!) Please register ASAP so that we can make the best plans for our time together. If you would rather pay with check, just call the VBS coordinator, Phoebe Morad at 617-599-2722 to register. 



When: Aug 11, 2014 9 AM to Aug 15, 2014 12 PMin Hingham, Massachusetts
Cost: Visit EventBrite.com for pricing. (Mon, 11 Aug 2014 09 )
Windsor Tree


When: Aug 8, 2014 9 PM in Hingham, Massachusetts (Fri, 08 Aug 2014 21 )
Get Pop-Cultured: Page to Screen!
Get Pop-Cultured: Page to Screen!
Special Event
Other
Aug 09, 2014 9:00 AM

Barnes & Noble Booksellers
Hingham
The Derby Street Shoppes
96 Derby Street Suite 300
Hingham
MA
02043
781-749-3319

When: Aug 9, 2014 9 AM in Hingham, Massachusetts (Sat, 09 Aug 2014 09 )
School Committee Negotiations Subcommittee
Wednesday August 6, 2014
5:00 PM


    
5:00      Receive and review minutes from July 14, 2014 


            Adjourn to Executive Session, not to return to Open Session, for the purposes of:


5:05  a. Discussing strategies with respect to Collective Bargaining with the HEA, Unit B


6:00  b. Conducting Collective Bargaining negotiations with HEA, Unit B   


 Adjournment


Location: Superintendent's Office

When: Aug 6, 2014 5 PM in Hingham, Massachusetts (Wed, 06 Aug 2014 17 )
School Building Committee
Wednesday August 20, 2014
7:30 PM

Meeting Jointly with School Committee


Location: School Department Conference Room

When: Aug 20, 2014 7 PM in Hingham, Massachusetts (Wed, 20 Aug 2014 19 )

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