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Free Comic Book Day is Coming May 4th!

Posted on Apr 18, 2019 in News

Would you like a free comic book? Get your favorite at the 18th annual Free Comic Book Day on Saturday, May 4, 2019. Just show ...
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Aina Haina Public Library Reopens

Posted on Apr 4, 2019 in News

The Aina Haina Public Library reopened on Tuesday, April 9th after completing extensive repairs and renovations caused by flooding a year ago. During the closure ...
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The results are in—2,090 readers took up the 2019 Winter Reading Challenge and read 1,601,290 minutes during the month of January to help us surpass ...
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Did you know that you can check out some of your favorite magazines for free using RBdigital with just your library card? If you have ...
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From October 1 to 15, 2018, you can borrow The Girl with the Red Balloon by Katherine Locke without any wait list or holds. About ...
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ONE BOOK TO RULE THEM ALL!

Posted on Sep 24, 2018 in News

Join PBS Hawai’i and the Hawaii State Public Library System in The Great American Read now until October 23, 2018.  Designed to spark a national ...
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We need your help! Read To Me International needs your vote to attain funding to support their literacy program with incarcerated moms. Please vote here for Read to ...
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Ready to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the iconic Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone? Don’t want to wait in line to download the ebook? ...
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Student Short Film Contest

Posted on Aug 29, 2018 in News

Attention Young Film-Makers! The Hawaii International Film Festival (HIFF), in partnership with the Daniel K. Inouye Institute, invites middle and high  school students to submit ...
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Aiea 2nd Grader Wins Four Alaska Airlines® Tickets The Hawaii State Public Library System is thrilled to announce the grand prize winner of its 2018 ...
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In state observance of Thanksgiving, all public libraries will be closed on Thursday, November 24th.