To assist in preventative measures of the spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) and in compliance with Governor Cuomo's Executive Order, the Hicksville Public Library will remain closed until further notice. No fines or fees will incur for the duration of the closure. The Board will continue to monitor the directives/orders of the Federal/State/Local Governments and make further determinations pursuant to same. Should the Governor modify the Executive Order, the Board will revisit and modify this resolution accordingly. For more information visit https://hicksvillelibrary.org/statement Call 931-1417 ext.105 for general information, ext. 124 for Reference, ext. 112 for Children’s, ext. 115 for Computer Services. Or you can reach us by email at hplinfo@hicksvillelibrary.org. You will be contacted within 24 hours by a staff member.

Programming Information

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Please see the information below for information on cancelled programs. We are adding new virtual programs which are posted in our online calendar. Follow us on Facebook for information as it becomes available. 

AARP Tax Help
Message from AARP:
AARP Foundation Tax-Aide Sites Service Suspended Until Further Notice
As coronavirus (COVID-19) developments change hour by hour, AARP Foundation is doing its part to prioritize the health of taxpayers, our volunteers, and the communities we serve. Accordingly, we have suspended AARP Foundation Tax-Aide services until further notice. We will continue to assess whether we can open again in some or all Tax-Aide sites now that the tax filing deadline has been postponed to July 15, 2020. Check this web page (https://www.aarp.org/money/taxes/aarp_taxaide/) periodically or call 1-888-227-7669 for updates.

VIRTUAL TAX PROGRAM - To learn how to do your taxes online, join us for a Zoom meeting on Thursday, April 16th at 1 PM. This presentation by Elizabeth M. Oberg CPA CFE where she will be explaining basic tax preparation information for those who need to file their own tax returns. Included in this discussion will be topics such as filing status, income to be reported, taxes and available credits, free efile software (depending on age and income limits).
Topic: How to File Your Taxes Online
Time: Apr 16, 2020 01:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)
Join Zoom Meeting
https://zoom.us/j/253423633
Meeting ID: 253 423 633

Defensive Driving Courses
Empire Safety: Sign up for the Empire State online course. For $10 off online course use Promo Code: BEB http://www.empiresafetycouncil.com/beb
AARP Driver Safety: Driver Safety Courses have been cancelled through June 1st. To register for an online course, visit this site https://www.aarpdriversafety.org/

Exercise Classes
Tai Chi: The last two classes of the winter session have been postponed until further notice. Registrants will be contacted regarding rescheduled dates.
Ballroom Dancing: The remainder of the Ballroom Dancing classes have been cancelled. The next session will be postponed.
Yoga: The in-person Yoga classes have been postponed. Join Joe Cilmi on Tuesdays at 5:30 on Zoom.
https://zoom.us/j/335744069?pwd=TXVVQnptZTd5aThpOHhXUXpoZHNyZz09
Meeting ID: 335 744 069   Password: 017471
Seniorobics and Simply Stronger: These classes have been postponed.
Zumba: Zumba classes have been postponed. While we are closed, join instructor Darlene Smith on her YouTube account: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCJsF3HdkJ5Huz_5TMS18-4g

 

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Facebook Live Event - Virtual Guitar Lessons at 10:30 AM

Virtual Guitar Class Live with Chris Fury

Have you always wanted to play guitar? Do you have a guitar that is just sitting there collecting dust? Well let’s begin your musical journey. In

Mon, Jun 1, 2020 Virtual Tai Chi at 9:30 AM

Tai Chi is a moving meditation, a flowing dance, a system of self-healing and self-defense. Practicing this ancient Chinese art form regularly brings many benefits to our physical, mental and

Tue, Jun 2, 2020 Virtual Event: STAY and PLAYHOORAY at 11:00 AM

This is a VIRTUAL EVENT. After registering, you will be sent a link.

Music and Fun for your little one! Come on and sing, dance and PlayHooray with your baby. This
25-minute program

Tue, Jun 2, 2020 Virtual Yoga at 5:30 PM

Join Joe for virtual yoga programs every Tuesday at 5:30 PM on Zoom. Please “like” use on Facebook for programming updates and check our website as we add additional information. Join Zoom Meeting

Tue, Jun 2, 2020 Virtual Special Board Meeting at 7:00 PM

Virtual Meetings can be accessed on Zoom Meeting ID: 326 781 753 One tap mobile +19292056099, 326781753# US (New York) Dial by your location +1 929 205 6099 US (New York)

Thu, Jun 4, 2020 Virtual Simply Stronger at 11:00 AM

This is a virtual version of Mindy Vasta's Simply Stronger low impact strength training classes through Zoom. Mindy Vasta is a certified group fitness instructor and personal trainer. She has over

Fri, Jun 5, 2020 Virtual Event: FAMILY FUN at 2:00 PM

Enjoy an interactive hour with your preschoolers featuring singing, dancing,
storytelling, art craft & more. Look forward to fun on Fridays. This is a virtual class we will send you the

Sat, Jun 6, 2020 Facebook Live Event - Virtual Guitar Lessons at 10:30 AM

Virtual Guitar Class Live with Chris Fury

Have you always wanted to play guitar? Do you have a guitar that is just sitting there collecting dust? Well let’s begin your musical journey. In

Mon, Jun 8, 2020 Virtual Tai Chi at 9:30 AM

Tai Chi is a moving meditation, a flowing dance, a system of self-healing and self-defense. Practicing this ancient Chinese art form regularly brings many benefits to our physical, mental and

Tue, Jun 9, 2020 Virtual Event: STAY and PLAYHOORAY at 11:00 AM

This is a VIRTUAL EVENT. After registering, you will be sent a link.

Music and Fun for your little one! Come on and sing, dance and PlayHooray with your baby. This
25-minute program

Tue, Jun 9, 2020 Virtual Yoga at 5:30 PM

Join Joe for virtual yoga programs every Tuesday at 5:30 PM on Zoom. Please “like” use on Facebook for programming updates and check our website as we add additional information. Join Zoom Meeting

Wed, Jun 10, 2020 Virtual Program: JUMP FOR JOY at 10:15 AM

Joyce Oddo is inviting you to a scheduled Virtual Zoom meeting. Music, dancing, singing, and exercise with an educational theme. Perfect for kids 18 months through 5 years. . Bring your favorite

Wed, Jun 10, 2020 Big Burger Father's Day Card - Virtual Class at 3:00 PM

Big Burger Father's Day Card - Virtual Class Wednesday, June 10 at 3:00

Kids will have a blast creating an expanding burger themed card with a special message for dad tucked inside during

Thu, Jun 11, 2020 Virtual Simply Stronger at 11:00 AM

This is a virtual version of Mindy Vasta's Simply Stronger low impact strength training classes through Zoom. Mindy Vasta is a certified group fitness instructor and personal trainer. She has over

Fri, Jun 12, 2020 Virtual Event: FAMILY FUN at 2:00 PM

Enjoy an interactive hour with your preschoolers featuring singing, dancing,
storytelling, art craft & more. Look forward to fun on Fridays. This is a virtual class we will send you the

Mon, Jun 15, 2020 Virtual Tai Chi at 9:30 AM

Tai Chi is a moving meditation, a flowing dance, a system of self-healing and self-defense. Practicing this ancient Chinese art form regularly brings many benefits to our physical, mental and

Tue, Jun 16, 2020 Virtual Event: STAY and PLAYHOORAY at 11:00 AM

This is a VIRTUAL EVENT. After registering, you will be sent a link.

Music and Fun for your little one! Come on and sing, dance and PlayHooray with your baby. This
25-minute program

Tue, Jun 16, 2020 Virtual Yoga at 5:30 PM

Join Joe for virtual yoga programs every Tuesday at 5:30 PM on Zoom. Please “like” use on Facebook for programming updates and check our website as we add additional information. Join Zoom Meeting

Wed, Jun 17, 2020 Virtual Program: JUMP FOR JOY at 10:15 AM

Joyce Oddo is inviting you to a scheduled Virtual Zoom meeting. Music, dancing, singing, and exercise with an educational theme Perfect for kids 18 months through 5 years. . Bring your favorite

Wed, Jun 17, 2020 Virtual Board Meeting at 7:00 PM

Virtual Meetings can be accessed on Zoom Meeting ID: 326 781 753 One tap mobile +19292056099, 326781753# US (New York) Dial by your location +1 929 205 6099 US (New York)

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Board Meeting Dates


Tuesday, June 2 at 7 PM- Special Virtual Meeting on Zoom
Wednesday, June 17 at 7 PM- Virtual Meeting on Zoom

Virtual Meetings can be accessed on Zoom Meeting ID: 326 781 753 One tap mobile +19292056099, 326781753# US (New York) Dial by your location +1 929 205 6099 US (New York)
In-person meetings are held at the Administration building located at 120 Second Street at 7:00 P.M.

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