Lanai Public and School Library

Address

555 Fraser Ave, Lanai City, HI 96763, United States
808-565-7920

About

Welcome to the Lanai Public and School Library! Designed by architect Edwin T. Murayama, our library opened its doors to the public on Oct. 15, 1975. Our public and school library is the seventh such facility in the state and the first in Maui county. Our library is the only place on the island that provides free Internet access and Wi-Fi for library card holders.

Upcoming Events

a pile of LEGO blocks

Join us every Thursday in the afternoon or evening for some LEGO building.  Bring your imagination, creativity, enthusiasm, and have fun building with thousands of LEGO pieces and figurines.  LEGO pieces will be provided for use in the library.  LEGO club is always open for drop-in play.  All ages are welcome.  Young children must be accompanied by a parent or 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.

a pile of LEGO blocks

Join us every Thursday in the afternoon or evening for some LEGO building.  Bring your imagination, creativity, enthusiasm, and have fun building with thousands of LEGO pieces and figurines.  LEGO pieces will be provided for use in the library.  LEGO club is always open for drop-in play.  All ages are welcome.  Young children must be accompanied by a parent or 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.

Storytimes for preschool age children feature themed stories, fingerplays, and songs.  All children must be accompanied by a parent or 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.

a pile of LEGO blocks

Join us every Thursday in the afternoon or evening for some LEGO building.  Bring your imagination, creativity, enthusiasm, and have fun building with thousands of LEGO pieces and figurines.  LEGO pieces will be provided for use in the library.  LEGO club is always open for drop-in play.  All ages are welcome.  Young children must be accompanied by a parent or 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.

a pile of LEGO blocks

Join us every Thursday in the afternoon or evening for some LEGO building.  Bring your imagination, creativity, enthusiasm, and have fun building with thousands of LEGO pieces and figurines.  LEGO pieces will be provided for use in the library.  LEGO club is always open for drop-in play.  All ages are welcome.  Young children must be accompanied by a parent or 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.

Name Tags

Besides making an origami name tag, you will be introduced to the katakana alphabet and write your name in Japanese.  Auntie Kazumi Palisbo is a native of Osaka, and an educational assistant at Lanai High & Elementary School.  She enjoys working with children and is happy to share her culture and language.  All supplies will be provided.  This free activity is suitable for children ages 8 and up.  Program available while supplies last.

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.

Hours

Date Time
Monday 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Tuesday 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Thursday 1:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Friday 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Saturday CLOSED – CLOSED
Sunday CLOSED – CLOSED

Access

Parking spots 9
Parking fee Free
Handicap parking spots 2
Book drop off Yes
Restrooms Yes

Services

Computers 6
Magazines 60
Newspapers 2
WiFi Yes
Friends’ book store No
Free computer classes No
Meeting rooms Yes
Photocopying Yes
Test proctoring services No