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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 reached the opening 35th anniversary

Hodogaya library reaches the opening 35th anniversary on May 7, 2017.
As you plan various special events, please visit.
Please see this in detail.

Lecture "yesterday, today, tomorrow of Sotetsu"

Contents / Hodogaya libraries since the opening as libraries of the Soutetsu Line Hoshikawa Station visual angle
   It has been used by many people.
   Consecutive grade separations business advances around now.
   By lecture, please talk about citizen-based town planning to lead to the future.
Date and time /5 13 days a month afternoon of Saturday 2:00
       (the opening: at 1:30 p.m.)
Meeting place / Hodogaya public hall 1 meeting room
Person from capacity /100 (first-come-first-served basis on that day)
Application / unnecessary. Come to meeting place directly.
Lecturer / Sotetsu Holdings, Inc.
   Akihiko Suzuki
Reference handbill / this (PDF 253KB)


Hoshikawa station building <Hoshikawa station building of about 1964>

Memory display "yesterday, today, tomorrow of Sotetsu"

In conjunction with contents / commemorative lecture the history of Sotetsu 100 years and good old station building,
   We display photograph panels around Hoshikawa Station.
Period /5 three days a month from Wednesday to 14th (Sun)
Meeting place / Hodogaya library meeting room

We display Pla-rail of Sotetsu Line!→→→
Sotetsu Line Pla-rail

Theme display "culture liberal arts of adult"

Through contents / year, we send information to do culture and heart wealthily.
   Theme of May is "philosophy to support the philosophy life changing the life".
In front of place / Hodogaya library the second floor counter
Reference handbill / this (PDF 243KB)
Introduction page of "culture liberal arts of adult"

It is children's song peacefully ♪ Spring meeting

We can enjoy with contents / small child,
   We introduce children's song which we had in age and season.
Date and time /5 25 days a month (Thu)
   Part 1: 10:30 a.m. ..., Part 2: 11:20 a.m. ...
   (contents are the same both)
Meeting place / Hodogaya library the second floor meeting room
Each ten sets of capacity / times (application first-come-first-served basis)
Target /2 - 3 years old child and the protector
Lecturer / Michiko Sakaguchi
Application /5 11 days a month (Thu) 9:30 a.m. ...
   Over Hodogaya library counter or telephone.
 Reference handbill / this (PDF 294KB)

It is children's song together ♪ Meeting of early summer

We can enjoy with contents / small child,
   We introduce children's song which we had in age and season.
Date and time /6 one day a month (Thu)
   Part 1: 10:30 a.m. ..., Part 2: 11:20 a.m. ...
   (contents are the same both)
Meeting place / Hodogaya library the second floor meeting room
Each 12 sets of capacity / times (application first-come-first-served basis)
Target /0 - 1 year old child and the protector
Lecturer / Michiko Sakaguchi
Application /5 24 days a month (Wed) 9:30 a.m. ...
   Over Hodogaya library counter or telephone.
 Reference handbill / this (PDF 269KB)

 We promote book-reading activities of Hodogaya Ward!

State of book-reading activities promotion of Hodogaya Ward from this!
(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
 January 4: From the midday to 5:00 p.m.
December 28: From 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
 Closed days
  Facility check day (once a month)
  The year-end and New Year holidays (from December 29 to January 3)
  Special rearranging day

  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 return slot (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