Kealakekua Public Library

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Address

81-6619 Mamalahoa Hwy, Kealakekua, HI 96750, United States
808-323-7585
Kealakekua Public Library

About

Welcome to the Kealakekua Public Library! Designed by architect Howard Redfearn, our library opened on Oct. 14, 1950. The original portion of our library was built with native lava rock and ohia logs. Located in West Hawaii, our library serves residents from Keauhou-Kona to Ocean View in the Ka`u District.


Upcoming events at this branch

Family board games

ALL AGES WELCOME!

New and Old board games to try: Bananagrams, Uno, Ticket to Ride, Sorry, Dinosaur Escape and more!.  Fun for old and young.

Mahalo nui to Friends of the Libraries, Kona (F.O.L.K.)  for sponsoring this program.

Anyone who requires an auxiliary aid or service for effective communication, or a modification of policies or procedures to participate in a program, service, or activity should contact library staff as soon as possible. Advance requests 48 hours or more before the event are encouraged, but not required.

 

 

cartoon story time with a dragon and castle

Joint Aunty Judy in discovering the joys of stories and adventures through picture books.

Story time promotes early literacy and brain development through in creased knowledge, vocabulary, imagination and concentration.

Young children should be accompanied by a parent or adult caregiver.

 

Mahalo nui to the Friends of the Libraries, Kona (F.O.L.K.) for sponsoring this program.

Anyone who requires an auxiliary aid or service for effective communication, or a modification of policies or procedures to participate in a program, service, or activity should contact library staff as soon as possible. Advance requests 48 hours or more before the event are encouraged, but not required.

Bee on flower

Ed Fenzl, master gardener presents the myriad aspects of a bee-friendly garden.  Learn about the life of bees, attracting bees to your garden and building beehives that blend with Hawaii’s natural environment. Plans for natural beehives available.

 

Mahalo nui to Friends of the Libraries, Kona (F.O.L.K.) for sponsoring this program.

 

Anyone who requires an auxiliary aid or service for effective communication, or a modification of policies or procedures to participate in a program, service, or activity should contact library staff as soon as possible. Advance requests 48 hours or more before the event are encouraged, but not required.

quilled earrings

Start by rolling a thin slice of paper to create wearable art for yourself or a friend.  Our very own Michele will lead you in this delightful craft.

 

Mahalo nui to Friends of the Libraries, Kona (F.O.L.K) for sponsoring this program.

RSVP to ensure your place.  10 participants maximum

Mahalo to Friends of the Libraries, Kona (F.O.L.K.) for sponsoring this program.

 

Anyone who requires an auxiliary aid or service for effective communication, or a modification of policies or procedures to participate in a program, service, or activity should contact library staff as soon as possible. Advance requests 48 hours or more before the event are encouraged, but not required.

cartoon story time with a dragon and castle

Joint Aunty Judy in discovering the joys of stories and adventures through picture books.

Story time promotes early literacy and brain development through in creased knowledge, vocabulary, imagination and concentration.

Young children should be accompanied by a parent or adult caregiver.

 

Mahalo nui to the Friends of the Libraries, Kona (F.O.L.K.) for sponsoring this program.

Anyone who requires an auxiliary aid or service for effective communication, or a modification of policies or procedures to participate in a program, service, or activity should contact library staff as soon as possible. Advance requests 48 hours or more before the event are encouraged, but not required.

cartoon story time with a dragon and castle

Joint Aunty Judy in discovering the joys of stories and adventures through picture books.

Story time promotes early literacy and brain development through in creased knowledge, vocabulary, imagination and concentration.

Young children should be accompanied by a parent or adult caregiver.

 

Mahalo nui to the Friends of the Libraries, Kona (F.O.L.K.) for sponsoring this program.

Anyone who requires an auxiliary aid or service for effective communication, or a modification of policies or procedures to participate in a program, service, or activity should contact library staff as soon as possible. Advance requests 48 hours or more before the event are encouraged, but not required.

cartoon story time with a dragon and castle

Joint Aunty Judy in discovering the joys of stories and adventures through picture books.

Story time promotes early literacy and brain development through in creased knowledge, vocabulary, imagination and concentration.

Young children should be accompanied by a parent or adult caregiver.

 

Mahalo nui to the Friends of the Libraries, Kona (F.O.L.K.) for sponsoring this program.

Anyone who requires an auxiliary aid or service for effective communication, or a modification of policies or procedures to participate in a program, service, or activity should contact library staff as soon as possible. Advance requests 48 hours or more before the event are encouraged, but not required.

cartoon story time with a dragon and castle

Joint Aunty Judy in discovering the joys of stories and adventures through picture books.

Story time promotes early literacy and brain development through in creased knowledge, vocabulary, imagination and concentration.

Young children should be accompanied by a parent or adult caregiver.

 

Mahalo nui to the Friends of the Libraries, Kona (F.O.L.K.) for sponsoring this program.

Anyone who requires an auxiliary aid or service for effective communication, or a modification of policies or procedures to participate in a program, service, or activity should contact library staff as soon as possible. Advance requests 48 hours or more before the event are encouraged, but not required.

cartoon story time with a dragon and castle

Joint Aunty Judy in discovering the joys of stories and adventures through picture books.

Story time promotes early literacy and brain development through in creased knowledge, vocabulary, imagination and concentration.

Young children should be accompanied by a parent or adult caregiver.

 

Mahalo nui to the Friends of the Libraries, Kona (F.O.L.K.) for sponsoring this program.

Anyone who requires an auxiliary aid or service for effective communication, or a modification of policies or procedures to participate in a program, service, or activity should contact library staff as soon as possible. Advance requests 48 hours or more before the event are encouraged, but not required.

cartoon story time with a dragon and castle

Joint Aunty Judy in discovering the joys of stories and adventures through picture books.

Story time promotes early literacy and brain development through in creased knowledge, vocabulary, imagination and concentration.

Young children should be accompanied by a parent or adult caregiver.

 

Mahalo nui to the Friends of the Libraries, Kona (F.O.L.K.) for sponsoring this program.

Anyone who requires an auxiliary aid or service for effective communication, or a modification of policies or procedures to participate in a program, service, or activity should contact library staff as soon as possible. Advance requests 48 hours or more before the event are encouraged, but not required.

Hours

Date Time
Monday 9:00AM-12:00PM & 1:00PM-4:00PM -
Tuesday 9:00AM-12:00PM & 1:00PM-4:00PM -
Wednesday 12:00PM-2:00PM & 3:00PM-7:00PM -
Thursday 9:00AM-12:00PM & 1:00PM-4:00PM -
Friday 12:00PM - 4:00PM
Saturday CLOSED -
Sunday CLOSED -

Access

Parking spots 14
Parking fee Free
Handicap parking spots 1
Book drop off Yes
Restrooms Yes

Services

Computers 5
Magazines 12
Newspapers 1
WiFi Yes
Friends' book store No
Free computer classes No
Meeting rooms No
Photocopying Yes
Test proctoring services No

In observance of the Statehood Day holiday, all public libraries will be closed on Friday, August 16, 2024.

In observance of the Labor Day holiday, all public libraries will be closed from Saturday to Monday, August 31 to September 2, 2024.