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There is only parking lot of (we include one for person with a physical disability) in our library for six by Hodogaya public hall and common use.
Excuse me, but, in the case of visit, please use public transport.

 ☆Hodogaya library cool and warm water devices about update construction☆

In Hodogaya library, as for the cold water heaters, update construction is carried out from Monday, October 1 to the middle of December.
We cannot use air-conditioning facilities during construction period.
Come in done clothes of appropriate adjustment to climate and physical condition.
I apologize for the inconvenience, but I would like understanding, cooperation.
※News (PDF198KB) of construction

 ☆About the year-end and New Year holidays, temporary closing☆

Apparatus of library system is closed for replacing as follows.
From Friday, December 28, 2018 to Friday, January 4, 2019

(service of online catalog page) including collection of books search/reservation on the Internet and "information dial stop from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Saturday, December 29, 2018, too".
For more details, please see news of temporary closing the year-end and New Year holidays.

 ☆Talk; meeting☆

In Hodogaya library with every month "talk precedent fair" (product for children listening to story alone)
"We free parent and child and perform meeting" (0~2 age child and the pro-object). Application is unnecessary.

(collaboration) Of autumn talk especially; meeting

Is active in contents / Hodogaya Ward; talk, and perform with volunteer; talk, and is fair.
Date and time /11 seven days a month (Wed) from 3:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
The second floor of venue / Hodogaya library meeting room
Child who listens to story in target / one
Application / unnecessary. Please come to venue directly.
Cooperation / Arai Elementary School reading volunteer "is bulky"

Talk about precedent; meeting

We do contents / picture book, story-telling of picture-story show.
The holding date and time: Every month first on Wednesday third Wednesday from 3:30 p.m. to 4:00
           (schedule may be changed)
The second floor of venue / Hodogaya library meeting room
☆Talk about precedent of November; meeting is from 3:30 to 4:00 in the afternoon Wednesday, November 21
Talk about precedent of 2018; schedule of meeting

Free parent and child; meeting

Let's enjoy story-telling, children's song and gambling of contents / picture book with child.
The holding date and time: Every month third Thursday 0 first 10:30 a.m. - 0 second 11:00 a.m. ...
           (each of the two times of contents is the same) (schedule may be changed)
The second floor of venue / Hodogaya library meeting room
☆Free parent and child of November; meeting is ... at - 0 second 11:00 a.m. at 11/15 (Thu) 0 first 10:30 a.m.
Free parent and child of 2018; schedule of meeting

 ☆Event, display☆

Let's speak! Meeting of reading aloud

It is meeting reading contents / old tale and poetry, literary work aloud together. Do you not enjoy "reading aloud" told to be able to expect activation of brain?
Date and time /11 22 days a month (Thu) from 10:00 a.m. to 11:30
The second floor of place / Hodogaya library meeting room
Target / citizen
Person from capacity /20 (first-come-first-served basis)
Application /11 six days a month (Tue) 9:30 a.m. ...
   Over Hodogaya library counter or telephone (045-333-1336).

Display "Yokohama FC and reading and soccer life to enjoy"

In contents / July, 2018, we bound "basic agreement about hometown activities in Hodogaya-ku, Yokohama-shi" together in Yokohama FC and Hodogaya Ward, Chairperson association of Hodogaya Ward Machiuchi Network, people of Hodogaya Ward mall combination fair of 4.
In commemoration of this, we display book in conjunction with introduction and soccer of Yokohama FC with clubhouse in Hodogaya Ward.
Date and time /10 19 days a month from Friday to Tuesday, November 6
The second floor of place / Hodogaya library meeting room
Cooperation / company Yurindo, Yokohama FC, Hodogaya Ward government office

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We promote book-reading activities of Hodogaya Ward!

It is state of book-reading activities promotion of Hodogaya Ward!
(to page of Hodogaya Ward government office Regional Promotion Division)


Usage guidance

About opening time and closed days

Opening time
From Tuesday to Friday: From 9:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Saturday, Sunday Sunday and Monday Sunday/Holiday (holiday) day: From 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
The year-end and New Year holidays
December 27: From 9:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
January 5: From 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
 ※We are closed for from December 28, 2018 to January 4, 2019.
Closed days
Facility check day (once a month)
The year-end and New Year holidays (from December 29 to January 3)
Special rearranging day
Temporary closed days (December 28, 2018, January 4, 2019)

As for the list of scheduled opening date, please see library calendar.

About information for use

  Please see page of information for use about registration, rental.

Facility summary

The first floor

  • ・Book book return box (for the night, closed days)
  • ・Public telephone

The second floor

  • ・Counter
  • ・Children's book

    Picture book corner, picture-story show corner, child care support corner,
     Show this corner suitable for story-telling for the first time; corner,
     Children's book monograph corner, gaikokugono book corner,
     Reference book (book of matter for inquiry) corner,
     Native district document corner, magazine corner

  • ・House map (the city)
  • ・Three search machines for user (beat nothing for elementary school student)
  • ・Two PCs for Internet reading
  • ・None of the copiers for copying (black and white, color)
  • ・23 seats such as 18 seats of reading seats (16 seats of elementary school student seats, newspaper, house map reading seat two seats), chair
  • ・Restroom (man, woman, multi-purpose), water fountain
  • ・Hodogaya Ward reuse library
  • ・Meeting room
  • ・AED (automated external defibrillator)

The third floor

  • ・General book

    Teens corner, reference book corner,
     Imminent law information corner,
     Native district document corner, native district document corner (Hodogaya),
     Large-scale map, foreign language book corner, large printed book corner,
     This large-scale corner, pocket edition corner

  • ・Newspaper, official daily gazette
  • ・Magazine
  • ・National telephone book
  • ・Seven search machines for user
  • ・70 seats of reading seats (32 seats of public bars, member of society seat 16 seats, PC priority seat eight seats, Japanese yen seat at a table 14 seats), sofa 54 seats
  • ・Extended reading device
  • ・Meeting reading room
  • ・Recording room
  • ・Restroom (man, woman, multi-purpose), water fountain