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Battle of the Books Westside

January 22, 2024 @ 3:00 pm

5 book covers of Nene nominees.

Waianae Public Library is gearing up for our first epic Battle of the Books against Nanakuli Public Library and we need your help! The first team meeting at Waianae will be January 22, 2024 at 3:00pm. Join us to see what it is all about!!

All 4th, 5th, and 6th-grade students living on the westside are invited to join a team-contact the library closest to you.

Starting in January, team members will meet monthly to discuss and quiz themselves with trivia from pre-selected Nene Award nominees. The final showdown will be held in May 2024 at the Nanakuli Public Library.

Call either library for details or to sign up.
Waianae Public Library 808-697-7868
or  Nanakuli Public Library 808-668-5844

These are the books we will be reading:

One Last Shot by John David Anderson
Amari and the Night Brothers by B.B. Alston
City Spies by James Ponti
Maizy Chen’s Last Chance by Lisa Yee
Confessions of a Class Clown by Arianne Costner

Anyone who requires an auxiliary aid or service for effective communication, or a modification of policies or procedures to participate in a program, service, or activity should contact library staff as soon as possible. Advance requests 48 hours or more before the event are encouraged, but not required.
All programs are subject to change.


January 22, 2024
3:00 pm
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