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Nanakuli Public Library

Address

89-070 Farrington Highway, Waianae, HI 96792, United States
808-668-5844

About

Welcome to the Nānākuli Public Library! The new Nānākuli Public Library is located at 89-070 Farrington Highway on a 3-acre site next to Nānāikapono Elementary School. Designed by architect Glenn Miura of CDS International, the library serves the communities of Nānākuli and Māili and features a Hawaiian village theme with meeting rooms and a separate outdoor program area. The new library officially opened its doors on April 14, 2018.

Learn more about the history behind the creation and construction of our newest branch.


Upcoming events at this branch

Lego blocks

Join us as we have free build with LEGOs.
Limited supply, on a first come basis.

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

If you need an auxiliary aid/service or other accommodation due to a disability, please 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. For a list of upcoming library events, visit www.librarieshawaii.org/events

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  • April 10, 2020 @ 1:30 am - 5:00 am
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    An event every week that begins at 1:30 am on Thursday, repeating indefinitely

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The Mākeke Farmers’ and Green Market occurs in the Nānākuli Public Library’s parking lot every Thursday from 3:30pm until 7:00pm. Enjoy fresh local produce, local snacks, ʻono food, crafts, jewelry, and more!

Mākeke Nānākuli is made possible by a partnership of the Waiʻanae Coast Comprehensive Health Center and the Hawaiʻi State Public Library System.

If you need an auxiliary aid/service or other accommodation due to a disability, please 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. For a list of upcoming library events, visit www.librarieshawaii.org/events

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  • April 17, 2020 @ 1:30 am - 5:00 am
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    An event every week that begins at 1:30 am on Thursday, repeating indefinitely

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  • Contact: 808-668-5844

The Mākeke Farmers’ and Green Market occurs in the Nānākuli Public Library’s parking lot every Thursday from 3:30pm until 7:00pm. Enjoy fresh local produce, local snacks, ʻono food, crafts, jewelry, and more!

Mākeke Nānākuli is made possible by a partnership of the Waiʻanae Coast Comprehensive Health Center and the Hawaiʻi State Public Library System.

If you need an auxiliary aid/service or other accommodation due to a disability, please 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. For a list of upcoming library events, visit www.librarieshawaii.org/events

goose holding storyboook

Keiki and their ʻOhana are invited to Nānākuli Public Library’s Storytime for themed stories and singing songs.  Storytime is suitable for age 3 to 5 and their families. Children must be accompanied by a parent or adult caregiver.

If you need an auxiliary aid/service or other accommodation due to a disability, please 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. For a list of upcoming library events, visit www.librarieshawaii.org/events

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  • April 24, 2020 @ 1:30 am - 5:00 am
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    An event every week that begins at 1:30 am on Thursday, repeating indefinitely

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  • Contact: 808-668-5844

The Mākeke Farmers’ and Green Market occurs in the Nānākuli Public Library’s parking lot every Thursday from 3:30pm until 7:00pm. Enjoy fresh local produce, local snacks, ʻono food, crafts, jewelry, and more!

Mākeke Nānākuli is made possible by a partnership of the Waiʻanae Coast Comprehensive Health Center and the Hawaiʻi State Public Library System.

If you need an auxiliary aid/service or other accommodation due to a disability, please 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. For a list of upcoming library events, visit www.librarieshawaii.org/events

Bear and Toy for Play Mornings

Keiki and their Ohana are invited to Nānākuli’s Playtime to play, build skills, and meet friends.

Playtime is suitable for age 3 to 5 and their adult caregivers. Children must be accompanied by a parent or adult guardian.

If you need an auxiliary aid/service or other accommodation due to a disability, please 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. For a list of upcoming library events, visit www.librarieshawaii.org/events

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  • May 1, 2020 @ 1:30 am - 5:00 am
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    An event every week that begins at 1:30 am on Thursday, repeating indefinitely

  • Categories:
  • Contact: 808-668-5844

The Mākeke Farmers’ and Green Market occurs in the Nānākuli Public Library’s parking lot every Thursday from 3:30pm until 7:00pm. Enjoy fresh local produce, local snacks, ʻono food, crafts, jewelry, and more!

Mākeke Nānākuli is made possible by a partnership of the Waiʻanae Coast Comprehensive Health Center and the Hawaiʻi State Public Library System.

If you need an auxiliary aid/service or other accommodation due to a disability, please 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. For a list of upcoming library events, visit www.librarieshawaii.org/events

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  • May 8, 2020 @ 1:30 am - 5:00 am
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    An event every week that begins at 1:30 am on Thursday, repeating indefinitely

  • Categories:
  • Contact: 808-668-5844

The Mākeke Farmers’ and Green Market occurs in the Nānākuli Public Library’s parking lot every Thursday from 3:30pm until 7:00pm. Enjoy fresh local produce, local snacks, ʻono food, crafts, jewelry, and more!

Mākeke Nānākuli is made possible by a partnership of the Waiʻanae Coast Comprehensive Health Center and the Hawaiʻi State Public Library System.

If you need an auxiliary aid/service or other accommodation due to a disability, please 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. For a list of upcoming library events, visit www.librarieshawaii.org/events

logo for makeke farmers market
  • May 15, 2020 @ 1:30 am - 5:00 am
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    An event every week that begins at 1:30 am on Thursday, repeating indefinitely

  • Categories:
  • Contact: 808-668-5844

The Mākeke Farmers’ and Green Market occurs in the Nānākuli Public Library’s parking lot every Thursday from 3:30pm until 7:00pm. Enjoy fresh local produce, local snacks, ʻono food, crafts, jewelry, and more!

Mākeke Nānākuli is made possible by a partnership of the Waiʻanae Coast Comprehensive Health Center and the Hawaiʻi State Public Library System.

If you need an auxiliary aid/service or other accommodation due to a disability, please 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. For a list of upcoming library events, visit www.librarieshawaii.org/events

logo for makeke farmers market
  • May 22, 2020 @ 1:30 am - 5:00 am
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    An event every week that begins at 1:30 am on Thursday, repeating indefinitely

  • Categories:
  • Contact: 808-668-5844

The Mākeke Farmers’ and Green Market occurs in the Nānākuli Public Library’s parking lot every Thursday from 3:30pm until 7:00pm. Enjoy fresh local produce, local snacks, ʻono food, crafts, jewelry, and more!

Mākeke Nānākuli is made possible by a partnership of the Waiʻanae Coast Comprehensive Health Center and the Hawaiʻi State Public Library System.

If you need an auxiliary aid/service or other accommodation due to a disability, please 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. For a list of upcoming library events, visit www.librarieshawaii.org/events

Hours

Date Time
Monday 12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday 12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Friday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Sunday CLOSED - CLOSED

Access

Parking spots 50
Parking fee Free
Handicap parking spots 2
Book drop off Yes
Restrooms Yes

Services

Computers 32
Magazines 16
Newspapers 4
WiFi Yes
Friends' book store Yes
Free computer classes Yes
Meeting rooms Yes
Photocopying Yes
Test proctoring services Yes