Pearl City Public Library

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Address

1138 Waimano Home Rd, Pearl City, HI 96782, United States
808-453-6566
Photo of Pearl City branch building

About

Welcome to the Pearl City Public Library! One of the largest libraries on Oʻahu, our library opened on Nov. 15, 1969 as Pearl City Regional Library. We are one of three Oahu libraries open on Sundays and located next to the Pearl City Police Station.


Upcoming events at this branch

pc crafters sample

Pearl City Crafters invite you to join their Make-n-Take class.

You will make a greeting card.  Colors & designs will vary based on availability. Kits are available.

 

Space is limited for the activity. Registration Required. Call the library @ 453-6566 to RSVP by Friday, May 31st.

 

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.

cover of Malia Maunakea's book Lei and the Fire Goddess

Author, Malia Maunakea will read from her first book, a Nene Nominee, “Lei and the Fire Goddess.” She will do a short Q and A after and talk about her next book Lei and the Invisible Island being released that day.

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.

puzzle time

For ages 18 months +.  Toddlers play with age-appropriate puzzles to develop fine motor skills and logical thinking strategies.

cartoon animals reading a book

Storytime for children ages 2-5.  Accompanied by a parent/caregiver.  Enjoy stories, songs, and activities.

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. All programs are subject to change.

pillowcase project

Children ages 8 and up will receive a sturdy pillowcase to color, design, and build their personal emergency supplies kit.

The Pillowcase Project is a preparedness education program for students about personal and family preparedness, safety skills, local hazards, and basic coping skills.

 

Registration Required. Please Call: 808-453-6566.

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. Program schedule is subject to change.

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Magic Explorers is a one-of-a-kind program developed to help kids have fun, make friends, feel special and learn cool things about themselves and the world around them.  It is an awesome mixture of magic, arts & crafts along with a splash of social-emotional learning that will help kids learn how important it is to care! Custom Monster Mix-up kit will be provided to each registered student to make and keep.

Registration is required. (Must be going into 1st grade or older).  Sign-up at the Juv Reference desk or call 808-453-6566.

 

 

Sponsored by the Friends of the Pearl City Public Library

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 the library as soon as possible. Advance requests 48 hours or more before the event are encouraged, but not required.

puzzle time

For ages 18 months +.  Toddlers play with age-appropriate puzzles to develop fine motor skills and logical thinking strategies.

cartoon animals reading a book

Storytime for children ages 2-5.  Accompanied by a parent/caregiver.  Enjoy stories, songs, and activities.

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. All programs are subject to change.

"Year of the Forest Birds" logo

2024 is officially Ka Makahiki o Nā Manu Nahele (Year of the Forest Birds). Staff from the Department of Land and Natural Resources’ Division of Forestry & Wildlife will share information about Hawai‘i’s birds, the threats they face, and efforts to resist extinction. The interactive program will also allow you to hear the different birdsongs, watch a brief documentary featuring hula and other practices related to forest birds, take a virtual field trip to a conservation center, and view some creative clips of a youth video challenge on forest birds. Stickers and activity sheets will be offered.

This free one-hour event is suitable for ages 5 and older.

For a complete schedule of “Year of the Forest Birds” programs, view our online events calendar.


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. Program schedule is subject to change.

puzzle time

For ages 18 months +.  Toddlers play with age-appropriate puzzles to develop fine motor skills and logical thinking strategies.

Hours

Date Time
Monday 12:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Tuesday 12:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Thursday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Friday 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Saturday CLOSED - CLOSED
Sunday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Access

Parking spots 62
Parking fee Free
Handicap parking spots 3
Book drop off Yes
Restrooms Yes

Services

Computers 20
Magazines 29
Newspapers 3
WiFi Yes
Friends' book store No
Free computer classes Yes
Meeting rooms Yes
Photocopying Yes
Test proctoring services Yes

In State observance of the King Kamehameha I Day holiday, all public libraries will be closed on Tuesday, June 11, 2024.