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THE BIG LIST

Who are we kidding?  It's a short and slippery sl0pe into the holidays, better get your calendar in order now. 

Let us help. 

We'll note the dates and times, then we'll ignore all but the most pressing & relevant ones.  We're heading into the  season of "have to do" versus "want to do" - let's all get right with it now Bettys.

The List.  In no particular order.  Something for everyone.

It continues after the jump, so click the read more for....more.

 
PRESCHOOL OPEN HOUSES

SOUTH SHORE CONSERVATORY
Thursday, Nov. 20th 6:00 - 8:00pm
One Conservatory Dr. Hingham
Preschool, Pre-K and Kindergarten arts based program.

Old Colony Montessori
Saturday Oct. 25th 10:00 - 12:00pm
247 Gardner St., Hingham
Programs for children almost 3 to 3 1/2, 5 day morning a full day kindergarten and elementary school.  

HNC PRESCHOOL OPEN HOUSE
Nov. 11th 7:00 - 9:00pm
PRS Elementary
200 High St., Hingham
2nd Annual Open House hosting 25+ preschools from Hingham and surrounds.  A chance to met them all and talk toddler. Register here.


BIG RYAN'S TALL TALES
Saturday, Oct. 25th 10:30 - 1:30
James Library
24 West St, Norwell
Stories and fun for ages 3 - 6.  Free, drop in.

SCIENCE TELLERS
Monday, Oct. 27th 4:40pm
Norwell Library
A hidden laboratory, bubbly potions, buckets of fog….A sweet science adventure for ages K - 5. Registration required here.

 
HALLOWEEN-A-PALOOZAS

SSCC HALLOWEEN PARTY
Friday, Oct 24th
4:30 - 5:45pm preschool aged children
6:00 - 7:30pm  bigger kids
Pumpkin decorating, hayrides, music, food and…..facepainting. Go to www.southshorecc.com

DERBY STREET SHOPS (NO EXTRA P EXTRA E)
Sunday Oct 26th 11:00 - 1:30pm
98 Derby St
its the annual DSS Trick or Treat and a doggy costume contest.  Pick up treat bags at The Halloween Shop then head to the doggy costume parade/contest at Hidden Pond behind Whole Foods. more here.

HINGHAM SQUARE TRICK OR TREAT
Saturday Oct 25th, 12:00 - 3:00pm  
Hingham Square Merchants
Trick or treat downtown and do a little shopping for yourself too!

NORTH RIVER ARTS BENEFIT
Sunday, Nov 2nd 5:00pm
North River Arts Society, GAR Hall
157 Old Main St, Marshfield Hills
The Atlantic Symphony Orchestra teams up with North River Arts for an evening of music, art, and gourmet food.  Tickets at atlanticsymphony.org

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A love note to the charming, baffling and important rite of passage that is Boston Social Dance.

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 "WHAT'S FOR DINNER HONEY?"

They're favorite recipes given to us by friends in Hingham, Cohasset and beyond.

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WICKED BETTY'S HALLOWEEN

Redhead Betty is a fan of Halloween– a seriously scary Halloween.  Read why here>  

See our ghoulish Pinterest Board here>

 

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SCHOOL-YEAR SITTERS

Find nannies, sitters and mother's helpers here>

Your children can list their sitting services here> too-

 

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PHOTOGRAPHERS ON THE SOUTH SHORE 

It's time Betty– take holiday portraits now with one of these talented photographers. 

Find them all here>

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PIN-UP BETTY

Gardens, interiors, parties, food and Christmas in October....

We're on Pinterest. Go here> to see all our latest obsessions.

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B'DAY PARTY-PALOOZA

Crafty ideas that will make your little one's parties creative and easy.

Go here> to see a few ideas.

 

 

 

New on the Betty Board: "I Want"...... It's a place to let everyone know what you want {Javier Bardem excluded}.

Kayak? A vacation rental? Maybe someone has your perfect match! Go here to see. 

Contra Dancing
Saturday, October 25th 6:00pm
Holly Hill Farm Tomato Barn
295 Jerusalem Rd, Cohasset
Did you know that Boston is the hub of Contra dancing in the US?  The Vegas of Contra? Clearly we have to get our Contra on. Head to Holly Hill to learn how from a professional caller and musicians.  Dinner from Chipotle. $25.


School Info

Hingham Schools
East, South, PRS, Foster, HMS & HHS
Sign up for newsletters, follow on twitter all the info you need.
Keep Up Here>

Hingham Education Foundation (HEF) 
Spelling Bee, Red Apple Program, Fete
Learn about it Here>

Cohasset Schools
Osgood, Deer Hill, CMS and CHS
Lunch Menus, School Calendar and Contact info.
Keep Up Here>

Cohasset Education Foundation (CEF)
Donate to your schools
Go Here>

Norwell Schools
  
Events, Announcements,Bus routes, you name it.
Keep Up Here>

Scituate Schools
Aspen Log in, contact info, schedules
Keep Up Here>


CLASSES

South Shore Art Center

Cohasset, MA
Find a schedule at South Shore Art Center. To help you select a course right for you, read "How to Select a Painting Class: a 101 Guide"

Hingham Rec Center
All Ages classes
Hingham Recreation Center>
for a schedule

South Shore Community Center
Cohasset, MA
Go to South Shore Community Center> for classes

Norwell Rec Center
All ages programs
Go to Norwell Recreation Center> for classes

Cohasset Yoga
Go Here> for schedule


THE LINK FEST

Click to visit....

Hingham Public Library

Paul Pratt Public Library {Cohasset}

Norwell Public Library

James Library {Norwell}

Boston Museum of Fine Arts

Harvard Natural History Musuem

ICA {Institure of Contemporary Art}

Peabody Essex Museum

Eric Carle Museum of Picturebook Art

DeCordova Sculpture Park and Museum
 


Sports

Youth Sports information - go here>

High School schedules and info- go here>