Sharing the Harvest–Hingham High School Greenhouse Program Gives Back

Betsey Grosse and Sophia Oomen tending to the lettuce. May 6, 2020 by Sophia Oomen-Lochtefeld (HHS Class of 2020) Though the Hingham Public Schools schools remain closed, crops from the Hingham High greenhouse continue to serve the broader community.  This week, the HHS greenhouse program donated a harvest of freshly grown hydroponic lettuce to the …

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Cleaner Greener Hingham Shares Tips for “Green” Gift Wrapping

Submitted by Cleaner Greener Hingham Who doesn’t love the look of a beautifully wrapped gift during the holidays? While conventional wrapping paper, with all its glitz and glitter, is lovely, its production and use takes a heavy toll on the environment. And did you know that it can’t be recycled? This holiday season, get all …

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Weir River Farm Formal Dazzles Guests with Farm-to-Table Dinner and Spectacular Sunset

Guests enjoyed a gorgeous evening at Weir River Farm when they gathered for the annual Farm Formal on Friday, September 29th.  Attendees enjoyed the sunset over cocktails from the top of Turkey Hill and a stunning farm-to-table dinner presented by Kate’s Table. The evening raised important funds to support The Trustees’ educational programs on the …

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Coming Soon: Cleaner Greener Taste of Hingham!

  May 6, 2019 by Carol Britton Meyer In partnership with Hingham’s Cleaner Greener Committee, this year’s Taste of Hingham celebration will have an environment-friendly focus. “We’ve ordered 15,000 compostable plates and 6,000 compostable bowls,” said Mark Minister, a member of Hingham Congregational Church, which organizes the event in partnership with the Hingham Downtown Association, …

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