IMPORTANT ALERT! Aloha! The Aina Haina Public Library will be closed until further notice, while we repair damages to the library from the flood. We apologize for the inconvenience. Mahalo for your patience! We send good wishes to all of our neighbors who were affected by the flooding.

 

Molokai Public Library

Address

15 Ala Malama Ave, Kaunakakai, HI 96748, United States
808-553-1765

About

Welcome to the Molokai Public Library! Designed by architect Harry K. Stewart, our library opened on May 21, 1937. It is a 3,627 sq. ft. library located in central Kaunakakai and serves as a hub for many community activities.

Upcoming Events

Orientation and Sign up for Mo’olelo/Activities/Lunch/Huaka’i.  Open to the first 10 families that register.  This free program will be presented by Penny Martin of Papahana Kuaola/ Lelekamanu.   Sign up for all three or individual sessions to be held on May 12, June 16 and August 25, 2018 at the Liliu’okalani Trust, Kulana ‘Oiwi Complex at Kalama’ula from 9:30 am to 1:30 pm.  Children’s Hawaiian books, ‘Ai ‘Ai by Kawika Napoleon, Pig Boy: a trickster tale from Hawaii by Gerald McDermott and Pulelehua and Mamaki by Janice Crowl, will be the featured books for this special program.  

Molokai Public Librarian, Sri TenCate,  will give an orientation to Public Library Services during this event.

Refreshments and a Lucky Number Drawing

 

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.

Read to Me logo

Join us for our monthly Read to Me program with songs, read-aloud, crafts, and free books on the first Wednesday of the month. Children must be accompanied by a parent or 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.

Cartoon image of Mr. Kneel and friends

Neil McIntyre is a professional speaker, Hip-Hop emcee, beat boxer, and goofball.  He uses his talents as “Mr. Kneel” to encourage & uplift children of all ages.  Neil creates inspired original Hip-Hop music that assists educators & parents in promoting children’s social, emotional, and cognitive development.

Join us at the library for a free show in which Mr Kneel shares his love of reading through beatbox and rhyme.

This program is sponsored by the Maui Friends of the Library.

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.

Opening reception and artist talk.  An exhibit of art created to tell the story of his work.  What Damien accomplished in the 16 years at the Kalaupapa peninsula is beyond comprehension.  It is more than anyone can achieve in a lifetime.  Molokai born and raised artist, Paula Scott, created a series of 9 pieces of art with the intention to help tell the story of this remarkable man’s work.

Exhibit dates: May 9 – 23rd, 2018.

 

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 9:30 AM – 5:00 PM
Tuesday 9:30 AM – 5:00 PM
Wednesday 12:30 PM – 8:00 PM
Thursday 9:30 AM – 5:00 PM
Friday 9:30 AM – 5:00 PM
Saturday CLOSED – CLOSED
Sunday CLOSED – CLOSED

Access

Parking spots 2
Parking fee Free
Handicap parking spots 1
Book drop off Yes
Restrooms Yes

Services

Computers 9
Magazines 50
Newspapers 5
WiFi Yes
Friends’ book store No
Free computer classes Yes
Meeting rooms No
Photocopying Yes
Test proctoring services Yes