Kapolei Public Library

Temporary Hours | Effective February 28, 2022

SundayClosed
Monday9:00am-4:00pm
Tuesday 10:00am-7:00pm
Wednesday10:00am-7:00pm
Thursday9:00am-4:00pm
Friday11:00am-4:00pm
Saturday9:00am-4:00pm

Address

1020 Manawai St, Kapolei, HI 96707, United States
808-693-7050

About

Welcome to the Kapolei Public Library! Built on land provided to the state in trust by Campbell Estate, our library opened in August 2004. With more than 48,000 registered patrons and visitors, we often have the highest circulation figures among Oahu libraries. One of our most popular programs is Halloween “Fright Night” on Oct. 31!


Upcoming events at this branch

Bubbles against blue sky

Play with bubbles!  Make bubbles!  Paint with bubbles!  Have fun exploring several bubble activity stations outside on the library lawn.  Messiness probability:  HIGH!  Wear clothes which you won’t mind getting mussed and messy…just in case.

This event is sponsored by the Friends of the Library Kapolei and is appropriate for preschool children and older.  All children must be accompanied by an adult.

We have taken enhanced health and safety measures for you, our patrons, and our staff.  You must follow all posted instructions while visiting and/or participating in library programming.  An inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 exists in any public place where people are present.  By visiting and/or participating in library programming, you voluntarily assume all risks related to exposure to COVID-19.  Please help keep each other healthy.

If you need an auxiliary aid/service or other accommodation due to a disability, please contact the library 7 days prior to the program date.  We will make every attempt to fulfill all requests for accommodations.  All programs are subject to change.

Pompom Bookmark

Limber up your fingers!  Learn to make a fluffy and cute pom pom bookmark using yarn and your fingers.

This craft program, appropriate for ages 12 and up, is sponsored by the Friends of the Library Kapolei.

We have taken enhanced health and safety measures for you, our patrons, and our staff.  You must follow all posted instructions while visiting and/or participating in library programming.  An inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 exists in any public place where people are present.  By visiting and/or participating in library programming, you voluntarily assume all risks related to exposure to COVID-19.  Please help keep each other healthy.

If you need an auxiliary aid/service or other accommodation due to a disability, please contact the library 7 days prior to the program date.  We will make every attempt to fulfill all requests for accommodations.  All programs are subject to change.

Pom Pom animals

Make a tiny aquatic friend by merely using pom poms, paper, glue, and your imagination!

Suitable for keiki ages 6 and up, this craft event is sponsored by the Friends of the Library Kapolei.  This activity will be held in the Children’s Room on the first floor.

We have taken enhanced health and safety measures for you, our patrons, and our staff.  You must follow all posted instructions while visiting and/or participating in library programming.  An inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 exists in any public place where people are present.  By visiting and/or participating in library programming, you voluntarily assume all risks related to exposure to COVID-19.  Please help keep each other healthy.

If you need an auxiliary aid/service or other accommodation due to a disability, please contact the library 7 days prior to the program date.  We will make every attempt to fulfill all requests for accommodations.  All programs are subject to change.

 

Corner Bookmarks

Learn to fold and decorate corner bookmarks to make any type of sea creature you can imagine!

Appropriate for children ages 6 and up, this program is sponsored by the Friends of the Library Kapolei.  While supplies last.

We have taken enhanced health and safety measures for you, our patrons, and our staff.  You must follow all posted instructions while visiting and/or participating in library programming.  An inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 exists in any public place where people are present.  By visiting and/or participating in library programming, you voluntarily assume all risks related to exposure to COVID-19.  Please help keep each other healthy.

If you need an auxiliary aid/service or other accommodation due to a disability, please contact the library 7 days prior to the program date.  We will make every attempt to fulfill all requests for accommodations.  All programs are subject to change.

Space Patches

Create a keychain you can use to decorate your backpack, bag, or other item!

Appropriate for all ages, this program is sponsored by the Friends of the Library Kapolei.  While supplies last.  All young children must be accompanied by an adult.

We have taken enhanced health and safety measures for you, our patrons, and our staff.  You must follow all posted instructions while visiting and/or participating in library programming.  An inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 exists in any public place where people are present.  By visiting and/or participating in library programming, you voluntarily assume all risks related to exposure to COVID-19.  Please help keep each other healthy.

If you need an auxiliary aid/service or other accommodation due to a disability, please contact the library 7 days prior to the program date.  We will make every attempt to fulfill all requests for accommodations.  All programs are subject to change.

Tote Bag

Celebrate the 2022 Summer Reading Challenge by decorating a mini book bag with your own designs and drawings.  This activity is appropriate for children and teens.  Weather permitting, this event will be held outdoors near our parking lot.  While supplies last.

We have taken enhanced health and safety measures for you, our patrons, and our staff. You must follow all posted instructions while visiting and/or participating in library programming. An inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 exists in any public place where people are present. By visiting and/or participating in library programming, you voluntarily assume all risks related to exposure to COVID-19. Please help keep each other healthy.

If you need an auxiliary aid/service or other accommodation due to a disability, please contact the library at least 7 days prior to the program date.  We will make every attempt to fulfill all request for accommodations.  All programs are subject to change

Slime

Get ready for oozy, gooey good fun!  Feel the granular goo squishing between your fingers as you create your own sand slime.  See the solution slowly transform into slime.

Appropriate for all ages, this program is sponsored by the Friends of the Library Kapolei.  Children 10 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

Registration (in person or by phone) is required due to participation capacity limit.  Please arrive on time.

  • Session One:  2:00 – 2:45 pm.
  • Session Two:  3:00 – 3:45 pm.

We have taken enhanced health and safety measures for you, our patrons, and our staff. You must follow all posted instructions while visiting and/or participating in library programming. An inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 exists in any public place where people are present. By visiting and/or participating in library programming, you voluntarily assume all risks related to exposure to COVID-19. Please help keep each other healthy.

If you need an auxiliary aid/service or other accommodation due to a disability, please contact the library at least 7 days prior to the program date.  We will make every attempt to fulfill all request for accommodations.  All programs are subject to change

Hours

Date Time
Monday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Tuesday 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Wednesday 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Thursday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Friday 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Saturday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Sunday CLOSED - CLOSED

Access

Parking spots 99
Parking fee Free
Handicap parking spots 5
Book drop off Yes
Restrooms Yes

Services

Computers 44
Magazines 66
Newspapers 8
WiFi Yes
Friends' book store No
Free computer classes Yes
Meeting rooms No
Photocopying Yes
Test proctoring services Yes