Thelma Parker Memorial Public and School Library

Address

67-1209 Mamalahoa Hwy 96743
808-887-6067

About

Welcome to the Thelma Parker Memorial Public and School Library! Designed by Team Pacific, Inc., our library opened in October 1978.  We are located on the campus of Waimea Elementary and Intermediate School. Our library was named after Thelma Parker, who inherited the Parker Ranch, the largest ranch on the Island of Hawaii.


Upcoming events at this branch

Movie Marquee with the words Kids' Movie Matinee surrounded by pink curtains
  • November 13, 2019 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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    An event every week that begins at 1:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until May 20, 2020

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Attend an afterschool movie screening every Wednesday at 1:30 p.m.  Everybody is invited to watch a PG rated movie located in our meeting room. Contact the library to find out the movie title.

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

popcorn matinee
  • November 13, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Join us for Movie Night!  Every second Wednesday of the month Thelma Parker hosts a new, ‘Just Released DVD’ movie.  This is a free program and opened to the community.  Come check out the big screen, big sound and air conditioned meeting room.  Don’t forget the popcorn!

If you need an auxiliary aid/service or other accommodation due to a disability, pleaser contact the liberary at 7 days prior to the program date.  We will make every attempt to fulfill patron requests for accommodations.

All programs are subject to change.  For a list of upcoming library events, visit www.librarieshawaii.org/events

possums reading a book
  • November 14, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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    An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Thursday, repeating indefinitely

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The Library hosts story time every Thursday (except for the last Thursday of the month) for keikis, 2-5 and their families.  The program includes stories and songs with a simple craft activity to follow.  This enjoyable and bonding experience can provide opportunities for brain development and the building of friendships.  All children must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver.  Special Events may be held in lieu of regularly scheduled programs.

If you need an auxiliary aid/service or other accommodation due to a disability, please contact the library at 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

logo of U.S. Census Bureau
  • November 16, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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    One event on November 16, 2019 at 10:00am

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This presentation will be discussing the upcoming 2020 Decennial Census.  It aims at educating the public on how the Census impacts our communities and the importance of a complete and accurate count.  In addition you will be able to check out job availability for the 2020 Decennial Census.  After the presentation, we hope to educate and engage the community to participate in the 2020 Decennial Census.

The speaker, Leo Christian is a Recruiting Assistant with the U.S. Census Bureau.

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

 

People sharing poetry
  • December 4, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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    An event every 2 months that begins at 6:00pm on day First of the month, repeating until December 4, 2019

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Hawaii Writers Guild present an evening of stories and poetry by members and invited guests.

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 CLOSED - CLOSED
Tuesday 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Wednesday 12:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Thursday 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Friday 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Saturday 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Sunday CLOSED - CLOSED

Access

Parking spots 13
Parking fee Free
Handicap parking spots 3
Book drop off Yes
Restrooms Yes

Services

Computers 12
Magazines 52
Newspapers 4
WiFi Yes
Friends' book store No
Free computer classes No
Meeting rooms Yes
Photocopying Yes
Test proctoring services Yes