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Reader’s Digest “Best of America: The Most Impressive Libraries in Every State,” a live web slide show of images of libraries, features an image of our ...
Read More Reader’s Digest Salutes the Hawaii State Library

The Hawaii State Public Library System is commemorating the 75th Anniversary of Pearl Harbor. Catch the Swingin’ Blue Stars, a San Francisco trio, perform 1940s ...
Read More Hawaii’s Public Libraries Commemorate Pearl Harbor 75th Anniversary

Liliha Public Library and Waianae Public Library will celebrate their 50th Anniversaries in Grand-Style on Saturday, December 3rd. Liliha’s celebration features a traditional Dragon Dance ...
Read More Two Oahu Libraries Celebrate 50th Anniversaries on Dec. 3

Are you money-wise? Find out by attending a Kahua Waiwai Financial Education Workshop:  Dec. 5 – 6, 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Ewa Beach ...
Read More Learn to Be Financially Akamai at Ewa Beach and Molokai Libraries in December

Are you a poet? Students in grades 10-11 can now enter the prestigious 2017 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards. You could win a $5,000 scholarship ...
Read More Wherefore Art Thou Student Poets? Win ,000 Scholarship

OverDrive, our eBook lending library, will become faster and easier-to-use on November 2 with some changes to the way you find and check out eBooks. ...
Read More OverDrive: New and Improved Features Coming November 2

Hawaii Five-O has featured our flagship Hawaii State Library (478 S. King St.) twice in the past 2 Seasons! The library, known for its beautiful ...
Read More “Hawaii Five-O” Features Hawaii State Library

The Hawaii State Public Library System’s (HSPLS) highly-popular eBook collection is in warp drive! Latest HSPLS statistics through September 2016 revealed the cumulative total of ...
Read More HSPLS eBook Circulation is Out of This World

Hear “Ramana Vieira : The Essence of Fado “ at three Maui public libraries on Friday, October 28 and Saturday, October 29! Vieira, raved as ...
Read More See Portuguese Music Star Perform at Three Maui Libraries

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Celebrate Chocolate Day in October

Posted on Oct 20, 2016 in News

Chocolate lovers rejoice! In October, find chocolate recipes and more at your local public library to celebrate this sweet and onolicious day: National Chocolate Day ...
Read More Celebrate Chocolate Day in October

In state observance of Thanksgiving, all public libraries will be closed on Thursday, November 24th.