The Village of Hicksville, located in Defiance County in Northwest Ohio, is home for nearly 4,000 citizens I am proud to serve as Mayor. I welcome you to our website. Hopefully you will find the information you seek. I encourage you to comment on the material provided.
Hicksville has always been framed by residents who don’t give up, who largely depend on themselves and who look out for their neighbors by providing money, food or strength. Let’s look at how all of this came to be. Continue Reading »
Check out our "Around the Village" section for a listing of agencies and organizations including the Huber Opera House & Civic Center.
Hicksville offers free land to private sector companies who set up operations in the village Industrial Park. Any type business that provides at least 20 new full-time jobs is eligible for 5 acres of land. The program is administered through the Defiance County Economic Development office and is designed to bring jobs to a shovel ready industrial park. Jobs must pay an average of 150% of the Federal minimum wage and the industry must make a 5 year commitment secured through a promissory note. For more information call Jerry Hayes at 419-784-4471 or Larry Haver at 419-542-6161.
Fountain of Faith Free Clinic
serving the Hicksville community
The Hicksville Clinic is held at Community Memorial Hospital (Specialty Clinic #2) the 1st Saturday of the month
beginning at 8 am.
All patients must be signed in by 9:30 am
first come, first served.
Click here for 2014 dates
Call 419-542-7173 for more information
If you have an animal on your property that needs to be removed, please call one of the following names for assistance:
Game Warden: Matt Smith 419-429-8381
2nd Saturday of the month
in the parking lot at
St. Michael's Catholic Church
from 9 am to 11 am.
PROPER DISPOSAL OF PRESCRIPTION
or OTC DRUGS
EMERGENCY WEATHER SHELTERS
St John Lutheran Church
St Michael's Catholic Church
Grace United Methodist Church
Visit the HIX TV page for more information and the full weekly lineup.
12:00 AM - In The Fight
1:00 AM - 2014 Defiance County Fair Livestock Sale
3:00 AM - Midnight Cry with Kenneth Cox
4:00 AM - Donkey Ollie
4:30 AM - New Business Profile - Hicksville GoWireless Verizon Store
5:00 AM - Drive It Right Program
6:00 AM - Hicksville Village Council Replay
7:00 AM - In The Fight
8:00 AM - Ball Summerfest Garden Tractor Pull 7-19-14
9:00 AM - First Church of Christ Service
10:00 AM - Donkey Ollie
11:00 AM - 2014 Master Gardener Program - Repurposing For The Garden
12:00 PM - School Board Meeting 9-8-14
2:00 PM - Hicksville Village Council Replay
3:00 PM - 2014 Defiance County Fair Demolition Derby
4:00 PM - First Church of Christ Service
5:00 PM - Midnight Cry with Kenneth Cox
6:00 PM - Donkey Ollie
7:00 PM - Varsity Football vs Crestview 9-5-14
10:00 PM - Midnight Cry with Kenneth Cox
11:00 PM - First Church of Christ Service
Johnson Memorial Library
Zachary Bowling, Branch Manager
For more information go to www.defiancelibrary.org. or call 419-542-6200.
Monday and Tuesday 11 am to 8 pm - Wednesday 9 am to 8 pm - Thursday: Closed
Friday 10 am to 6 pm - Saturday 10 am to 1 pm - Sunday: Closed
If you are interested in volunteering for some of our programs it would be greatly appreciated!
GARDENING EDUCATION SERIES
2nd Monday of the month - Ask the Expert 5-7 pm, class at 7pm.
September: Spring & Summer Flowering Bulbs
October: Cleaning up the garden for winter / November: Winter Container Gardening
December: Decorating with live greens / January: Planning a new year of gardening
February: Indoor Seed Planting / March: Jump starting your garden /
April: Spring Tree & Shrub pruning tips / May: Selecting & using annuals.
Monday September 8th at 7pm the library will be hosting its monthly gardening class Bulbs, Bulbs, and More Bulbs! Join us for a lively discussion on flowering bulbs (and some of their interesting cousins). Master Gardener, Susan Mack will cover: how to select; when, where, and how to plant; and how to keep bulbs blooming year after year. Prior to each discussion, an area Master Gardener will be available from 5-7pm to answer any and all gardening questions.
Tuesday September 9th at 6pm Jeopardy! returns to the library. Any Hicksville student is welcome to participant and have a chance to win prizes. This month we will be hosting a "Back to School" Jeopardy! edition.
Saturday September 13th at 10am the library will be hosting a Nintendo Wii Mario Kart Tournament. Any racer is invited to participate. Snacks and prizes will be provided. Please sign up by Friday September 12th.
Monday September 15th at 7pm the library's Cookbook Club will meet. This month's recipes will be selected from the book "The Cupcake Diaries". Stop in the library to checkout a copy today.
Tuesday September 16th at 4pm "Science Day" returns to the library. Any student is welcome to participate. This month we will be doing the "Magic Rainbow Milk Experiment".
Wednesday September 17th at 7pm the "Hooked on Books" book club will be meeting. This month's book for discussion is Nelson DeMille's "The Gold Coast". Copies are available for checkout at the library. Refreshments will be provided.
Monday September 22nd at 5:30pm is "Movie Night" at the library. This month's film will be Godzilla. The film was released in 2014 and tells the story of the world's most famous monster who is pitted against malevolent creatures that are bolstered by humanity's scientific arrogance. The film will be shown in the adult fiction section of the library. Film is rated PG-13. Anyone under the age of 13 will need to have their parent/guardian come to library before 5:30pm to give parental consent.
Wednesday September 24th at 4pm the library will be hosting a Roald Dahl Birthday Party (author of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, James and the Giant Peach, Matilda, Fantastic Mr. Fox and more). This event is intended for school age students. Join us for games, crafts, food and more as we celebrate the works of Roald Dahl.
Friday September 26th at 4pm the library will be celebrating the birthday of Johnny Appleseed. All are welcome to stop up at the library and learn some history about the American legend and sample some delicious apple treats.
Saturday September 27th at 10:30am the library will be hosting the Toledo Zoo for its Storytime kickoff event. This is a family event and everyone is welcome to participate. Stop in to see and learn about some very interesting animals.
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