To assist in preventative measures of the spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), the Hicksville Public Library is closed until April 19th. All Library programming through May 1st has either been cancelled or postponed. 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 subject Executive Order, the Board will revisit and modify this resolution accordingly. 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 e mail at hplinfo@hicksvillelibrary.org. You will be contacted within 24 hours by a staff member.

Virtual Reality

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Apologies, Virtual Reality will be unavailable on Thursday February 6th due to a class scheduled for the room.

Come check out virtual reality with the HTC Vive! The virtual reality headset will be available by appointment on Thursday afternoons as well as intermittent days throughout the year. Click on Book Appointment below to reserve a time slot! If you are interested in using the virtual reality headset but are unable to attend on Thursdays please contact Dan at druss@hicksvillelibrary.org.

Virtual Reality users must be 7 years of age or older and be Hicksville Library patrons.

Time slots will be limited to 15 minutes per person.

Our current library of games includes:

  • Beat Saber
  • Job Simulator
  • Keep Talking and Nobody Explodes (a great game for a group to work as a team!)
  • Space Pirate Trainer
  • Elite Dangerous
  • more to come!

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Literacy Nassau Registration at 10:00 AM

Do you want to learn English? Beginner and Intermediate classes are held from April - June. Visit www.literacynassau.org/appointment to make an appointment to register today. Registration is

Create and Socialize Needlework Group at 11:00 AM

Needlework artists of all skill levels are invited to socialize, gain experience, learn and share techniques while working on their own projects. Bring your own supplies to work on your

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Board Meeting Dates


Wednesday, April 15 - Virtual Meeting on Zoom
Wednesday, May 20
Wednesday, June 17

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.