Kailua-Kona Public Library will have an alternative public service schedule for October due to the International Kona Ironman Triathlon. The library will be open on Monday, October 8, 2018 from 9:00a.m. to 5:00p.m. and will be closed on Saturday, October 13th. We apologize for this inconvenience to the Kailua-Kona area library users.

Waimanalo Public and School Library

Address

41-1320 Kalanianaole Hwy, Waimanalo, HI 96795, United States
808-259-2610

About

Welcome to the Waimanalo Public and School Library! Designed by Ernest H. Hara and Associates, our library  opened on Feb. 25, 1978. We are located on the campus of Waimanalo Elementary and Intermediate School. More than half of Waimanalo’s current residents and library patrons are of Hawaiian or part-Hawaiian descent.

Upcoming Events

popcorn bucket with movie ticket sticking out with text family movie night on top

Join us for Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom. Rated PG-13. Bring your own blankets, pillows & snacks. Children under 13 years of age must be accompanied by a parent or adult caregiver. Light snack provided by Friends of Waimanalo Library.

This program is sponsored by HECO and the Friends of Waimanalo 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.

Waimanalo Storytime

Join us for stories, songs, activities, and crafts with our Children’s Librarian, Aunty Terry. Storytime is suitable for ages 3 to 5 and their 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.

popcorn bucket with movie ticket sticking out with text family movie night on top

Start your holiday season with Hocus Pocus (1993). Rated PG. Bring your own blankets, pillows & snacks. Children under 13 years of age must be accompanied by a parent or adult caregiver. Light snack provided by Friends of Waimanalo Library.

This program is sponsored by HECO and the Friends of Waimanalo 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.

pochibukuro

Our favorite eco-crafter Evelyn Nakamura is back with a new craft-pochibukuro or “little bags”

Japanese children frequently receive monetary gifts in little envelopes called “pochibukuro.” Learn to make 3 simple pochibukuro from found materials, then size them up for other purposes. Examples of varied uses for these envelopes and other ways of creating them will be shared. All supplies will be provided, please bring a pair of small sharp pointed scissors for the craft.

This program is suitable for ages 10 and older. Young children must be accompanied by a parent or adult caregiver. Registration is required. Limited to 15 participants. Sign up at the circulation desk or call 259-2610. This program is sponsored by the Friends of Waimanalo 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.

pumpkins

Celebrate the season with Aunty Terry. Join us for a night full of Pumpkin Stories, Pumpkin Crafts, Pumpkin Games, and more Pumpkin Fun!

This program is suitable for all ages. Young children must be accompanied by a parent or adult caregiver. Program is sponsored by the Friends of Waimanalo 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.

 

Hours

Date Time
Monday 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Tuesday 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Wednesday 1:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Thursday 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Friday 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Saturday 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Sunday CLOSED – CLOSED

Access

Parking spots 24
Parking fee Free
Handicap parking spots 4
Book drop off Yes
Restrooms Yes

Services

Computers 10
Magazines 18
Newspapers 3
WiFi Yes
Friends’ book store No
Free computer classes No
Meeting rooms Yes
Photocopying Yes
Test proctoring services No