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ENDLESS SUMMER: The Delusion Issue

We are hoping, praying, lighting candles, doing dances, generally making deals with God, Gaia, the Devil, the Koch Brothers {perhaps they are redundant with the Devil}- with anyone who will listen: 

We need an extension on summer– we're not ready for Fall and back-to-school!

If you need a little summer extension-cord too, look no further. These events will keep the summer love alive...

Go to The Memo to read a list of events here, and near here.

 

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CAPE COD BASEBALL

Nothing says "keep summer alive!" like minor league baseball.

Read about the ins and outs of a day at the park here>


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 "WHAT'S FOR DINNER HONEY?"

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

Find them all here>

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FIND BABYSITTERS HERE

Find nannies, sitters and mother's helpers here>

Your children can list their sitting services here> too-

 

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FIND TUTORS HERE

FIt takes a village, Betty. We can't do all the nagging, cajoling,  teaching on our own. Sometimes you have to bring in the big guns. Calculus to Chinese and every subject in between - find tutors here>

 

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CAPE COD RAIL TRAIL

A perfect end summer day trip– the Cape Cod Rail Trail . We've mapped the best ice cream and bathrooms along the way 'cause we've got your back on the important stuff.  Go here>

 

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GOT BIRTHDAY?

Find 5 low-on-stress, high-on-creativity ideas for parties from toddler to tween.

Go  here>

 

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KAYAK FUN

The ins and outs of Kayaking in Hingham.    
Go  here>

Kayak the Weir River Estuary
Go here>

If you are really into Kayaking all over the place visit Wild Turkey Paddlers

 

NYC 200 x 200   MANHATTAN {With Kids!}

Go here> to get a been-there-done-that Mom's take on visiting Manhattan with kids- and surviving to tell the tale.
 

Find it, sell it, give it away on the Betty Board.  And get a sitter for the summer, quick!

5 Things to do in Boston
Out of town guests? Find 5 things to entertain them in Boston.  Go here> for it.


Go here> to find Betty's Pinterest Boards with ideas & recipes.


SAT & ACT INFO SESSION
Wednesday, August 26 7:00pm
Hingham Public Library


ON-THE-WATER KAYAK WORKSHOP {ADULTS & KIDS 8+}
Sunday, August 30th 12 noon - 2:30pm
Take this 2 1/2 hour course on the beautiful North River and come away with the basic knowledge needed to become a successful paddler. All equipment is provided. Cost: $55 member/$80 non-member Register at nsrwa.org


SIXTH ANNUAL CRANBERRY JAM
Saturday, September 19 and Sunday, September 20
Brooks Park in Harwich Center
WOMR and the Harwich Cranberry Arts & Music Festival will present two days of local music in Brooks Park, Harwich Center. Children's performers will be featured on Saturday from 11:00 AM to 12:30. Take your budding Buddy Holly to the student showcase featuring Cape Cod musicians ranging in ages 9 to 19, on Sunday from 10-noon.

Beer & wine will be available and the event is free to the public. More information at www.womr.org


ENDLESS SUMMER WATERFRONT FESTIVAL
Saturday, September 19th Noon - 5:00 pm {rain date 9/20}
Nantasket Avenue, Hull - Between Park Ave. & Wharf Ave
There's something for everyone at the 11th Annual Endless Summer Festival- delicious food of all types, terrific vendors, fun contests, great bands, music down the avenue all day, and tons of fun things for the kids to enjoy {like a Busy Bee bouncy house and street performers!} Free admission and plenty of convenient free parking near the festival. For more visit www.EndlessSummerHull.com.


NSRW 8TH ANNUAL HARVEST MOON FEAST
Monday, September 21st 6:00 – 9:00 pm
Mill Wharf Restaurant, Scituate Harbor
Visit www.nsrw.org for more


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>