Keaau Public and School Library


16-571 Keaau Pahoa Rd, Keaau, HI 96749, United States


Welcome to the Keaau Public & School Library! Designed by Matsunaga, Sako, and Associates/Architects, Inc., we’re located on Keaau Middle School campus, and opened on Sept. 30, 1974. In 2014, we offered temporary free 24/7 Wi-Fi to Puna residents during June 27th lava flow and Hurricane Iselle’s devastation. Our library celebrated its 40th Anniversary on Nov. 25, 2014.

Upcoming Events

The Greatest Showman

Join us for a free viewing of the newly released, The Greatest Showman.  Inspired by the imagination of P.T. Barnum, The Greatest Showman is an original musical that celebrates the birth of show business and tells of a visionary who rose from nothing to create a spectacle that became a worldwide sensation.  Rated PG.  Young children must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

All programs are subject to change.  If you require an auxiliary aid or accommodation due to a disability, please contact the library at least 7 days before the program date.



Date Time
Monday 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM
Tuesday 1:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Wednesday 10:00 AM – 4:30 PM
Thursday 1:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Friday 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM


Parking spots 3
Parking fee Free
Handicap parking spots 2
Book drop off Yes
Restrooms Yes


Computers 8
Magazines 64
Newspapers 2
WiFi Yes
Friends’ book store No
Free computer classes No
Meeting rooms Yes
Photocopying Yes
Test proctoring services Yes