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The Hicksville Kiwanis Club will be having a Three Kings Christmas event at Holy Trinity Episcopal Church in Hicksville. There will be pizza and then a short service, followed by each child picking out a present. From 4 to 8 p.m.
The Catholic Daughters of the America’s #869 will be hosting a bus trip to the Sands Casino in Pennsylvania. The cost is $42 per person. Give back is $30 slot pay and $5 food voucher. The bus leaves at 9 a.m. sharp, please arrive at Cantiague Park, near the miniature golf course at 8:30 a.m. We will be returning at approximately 8:30 p.m. For reservations, call Barbara at 516-935-5576. The first to pay is the first on the bus. All profit will benefit our charities and scholarship fund.
For more information and to register for events, visit www.hicksvillelibrary.org or call 516-931-1417.
At the Hicksville Public Library Community Room hosted by Long Island Blood Services. All donors will be entered into a sweepstakes for one pair of tickets to Super Bowl XLVIII. Please stop by or call the Reference Desk at the Library to set up an appointment. 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Monday Matinee Movie
Tina Fey plays a Princeton admissions officer who meets a college-bound alternative school kids who might be the son she gave up years ago for adoption in Admission. This romantic comedy also stars Paul Rudd. PG-13. 107 minutes. 1:30 p.m.
New Year’s Eve
The library will be open from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., and the CRC will be closed.
New Year’s Day
The library and CRC will be closed.
Monday Matinee Movie
Henry Cavill stars in the Superman remake, Man of Steel. PG-13. 143 minutes. 1:30 p.m.
Afternoon Book Discussion
We will be discussing Defending Jacob by William Landy. From 1 to 3:30 p.m.
Registration for AARP & Defensive Driving classes is ongoing at the Reference Desk. Payment must be made at time of registration. Call or stop by the Reference Department for further information or to check on class availability. Fee: $27 check or money order made payable to Empire Safety Council. Class limit: 40. From 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Monday Matinee Movie
Adam Sandler stars in the comedy, Grown Ups 2. PG-13. 101 minutes. 1:30 p.m.
Pay Less Income Tax Lecture
Barry Lisak, IRS enrolled agent, will present a seminar to help reduce one’s Federal and NYS taxes. All new 2013 tax laws will be highlighted. Topics will include education, retirement, home ownership, charitable, medical, investment, employee and miscellaneous deductions. A free booklet will be distributed to all attendees. No registration required. 1 to 3 p.m.
American Heiresses, English Titles
In the mid to late 1800s, Anglomania swept across America. Newly rich industrialists scrambled for social acceptance and wealthy American daughters married into English aristocratic households. Our local Royal lecturer, Linda Watkin, will speak on this phenomenon, the marriages and show a brief film. No registration required. 2 p.m.
The Board Meeting will be held at the Administration Building located at 120 Second Street. 7 p.m.
Monkey, Monkey Music Family Show
Get ready to play air guitar, jump high, count the odds, pop the bubbles, stroll in the garden and do the “macaroni” with Monkey Monkey Music. Meredith LeVande's videos air on PBS stations -Kids 13 and NJTV- in between favorite shows like Curious George and Sesame Street and now you can participate in this high energy, fun, interactive show. Registration is ongoing. 2 p.m.
Estampas Folkloricas Peru
Estampas Folkloricas Peru, a cultural organization who pioneers spreading Peruvian folklore in the United States, will present a concert showcasing traditional dances from different regions of Peru. The performance includes beautiful and colorful costumes from different and diverse regions of Peru. No registration required. 2 p.m.
Registration for the Chocolate Bark cooking class with MaryAnne Impostato will begin for Hicksville residents on Wednesday, Jan. 8 at 10:15 a.m. No fee, limit: 30 adults.
Registration for the Stromboli cooking class with The Baking Coach will begin for Hicksville residents on Wednesday, Jan. 8 at 10:30 a.m. No fee, limit 30 adults.
Literacy Nassau ESL and Citzenship Classes
Open registration will be held Thursday, Jan. 9 from 1 to 7 p.m. Classes run on Mondays and Wednesday Jan. 13 to March 26 from 5:45 to 8:45 p.m.. This service is brought to you by Literacy Nassau and the NYS Office for New Americans. Please contact Literacy Nassau with any questions at 516-867-3580.