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Catch the Holiday Spirit at the Hawaii State Library this December! Enjoy family programs and browse our collections of books, DVDs, CDs, and more to ...
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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

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We Want Your Feedback!

Posted on Nov 16, 2016 in News

Aloha Library Lovers!  Please help us improve library services by completing our annual survey about your use of and satisfaction with our online resources. A ...
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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 ...
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Storyteller Yasu Ishida

Magical Storyteller Makes Reading Fun

Posted on Nov 5, 2016 in News

Magical Storyteller, Yasu Ishida will be a featured artist in November at selected public libraries on Hawaii Island, Kauai and Oahu. Ishida will present two ...
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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 ...
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