Kapaa Public Library will be without public phone service as of Monday, January 13, 2020 until further notice. We apologize for this inconvenience to the Kapaa area library users.

Kapolei Public Library

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

logo: United States 2020 census

Paul Vasquez, Recruiting Assistant with the U.S. Census Bureau, will be on site to provide information on the 2020 Decennial Census and how you can contribute to the effort.

The Decennial Census impacts each community materially as the census data can influence vital matters, such as federal funding and representation in Congress.

Future sessions to be announced.

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

 

Storytime - Kapolei
  • January 27, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
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    An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Monday, repeating until January 30, 2020

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Storytimes for preschool age children feature themed stories, fingerplays, and songs. Most storytimes will be followed by a simple activity. All children must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver.

December 02, 2019 – January 30, 2020.  Mondays and Thursdays at 10:00 a.m.

Special events may be held in lieu of regularly scheduled storytimes.

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

 

Storytime - Kapolei
  • January 30, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
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    An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Thursday, repeating until January 30, 2020

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  • Contact: 808-693-7050

Storytimes for preschool age children feature themed stories, fingerplays, and songs. Most storytimes will be followed by a simple activity. All children must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver.

December 02, 2019 – January 30, 2020.  Mondays and Thursdays at 10:00 a.m.

Special events may be held in lieu of regularly scheduled storytimes.

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

Image of front cover of the novel The Three-Year Swim Club

The Kapolei Public Library Book Club will discuss The Three-Year Swim Club: The Untold Story of Maui’s Sugar Ditch Kids and Their Quest for Olympic Glory by Julie Checkoway.

First-time attendees should register at the Nonfiction reference desk in person or by phone.  On the meeting day, come to the second floor of the library and go straight into the staff workroom through the door nearest the DVD drawers.

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

 

Bear and Toy for Play Mornings
  • February 6, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 10:45 am
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    An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Thursday, repeating until February 28, 2020

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Join us for Play Morning on Thursdays, February 06, 13, 20, and 27 at 10:00 a.m.  Our independent playtimes allow children access to a wide array of educational toys as well as provide a great atmosphere for them to meet and play with other children.  Our play mornings are suitable for toddlers and preschoolers.  All children must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver.

Our Monday and Thursday storytimes will resume on March 02, 2020.

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

Color photos of Hawaii Fiction Writers Gail Baugniet, Carol Catanzariti, Shauna Jones, and Michael Little with the theme "Romantic Stories & Quirky Fairy Tales" on a pink background

Celebrate a belated Valentine’s Day with The Hawaii Fiction Writers group as they return to regale us with lighthearted romantic & comedic stories. Join us for a quartet of original writings by authors Gail Baugniet, Carol Catanzariti, Shauna Jones, & Michael Little.

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

Logo for the 2020 U.S. Decennial Census (United States Census 2020)

Learn how the 2020 Decennial Census will impact your community for the next ten years, identify Low Response Census Tracts in your community  and how you can help in ensuring that your community gets a complete and accurate count. Get updates about the ongoing census operations and help us shape our shared future together.

Presented by Annie Sokol, Partnership Specialist, U.S. Census Bureau.

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

Hours

Date Time
Monday 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Thursday 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday 10:00 AM - 5:00 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