Virtual branch book clubs

Why read alone when you can read with others?

A number of our branches now offer regular online book clubs. Contact the hosting library for more information. Program schedules are subject to change.


Hanapepe Public Library

Recommended for: Adults

Time: Meets 2nd Thursday of the month from 6:30PM – 7:30PM

Place: Online through Zoom

Contact: For more information or to register, call (808) 335-8418


Hilo Public Library

Newbery Quiz Bowl Book Club

  • A book club in preparation for the Newbery Quiz Bowl, an annual literature competition held on Hawaii Island.
  • Recommended for: Children in Grades 4-7; must be a Hawaii Island resident
  • Time: Fridays from 3:00PM – 4:00PM
  • Place: Online through Zoom
  • Contact:For more information or to register, call (808) 933-8890 or email hilopubliclibrary@gmail.com

Zoom Book Club

  • Recommended for: adults
  • Time: Fourth Wednesday of the month from 5:00PM – 6:00PM
  • Place: Online through Zoom
  • Contact: For more information or to register, call (808) 933-8890 or email hilopubliclibrary@gmail.com

    Kailua-Kona Public Library

    A book club in preparation for the Newbery Quiz Bowl, an annual literature competition held on Hawaii Island.

    Recommended for: Children in Grades 4-7; must be a Hawaii Island resident

    Time: Tuesdays from 5:00PM – 6:00PM

    Place: Online through Zoom

    Contact: For more information or to register, call (808) 327-4327


    Kealakekua Public Library

    Recommended for: Children ages 7-12

    Time: Meets on the last Tuesday of each month from 1:00PM – 2:00PM (times are subject to change)

    Place: Online through Zoom

    Contact: For more information or to register, call (808) 323-7585 or email hklcirc@librarieshawaii.org


    Molokai Public Library

    Recommended for: Adults

    Time: Meets on the 2nd Wednesday of each month from 11:00AM – 12:00PM

    Place: Online through Zoom

    Contact: For more information or to register, call (808) 553-1765


    Nēnē Award Book Club

    Hosted by Aiea, Mānoa, and Waipahu Public Libraries

    Recommended for: Kids grades 4-6

    Time: Meets on the 1st and 3rd Thursday of each month from 3:30-4:30

    Place: Online through Zoom. Registration is required.

    Contact: Click here to register. For more information email nenezoomclub@gmail.com or call (808) 843-7333.


    North Kohala Public Library

    Recommended for: Adults

    Time: Meets on the 2nd Tuesday of each month from 11:00AM – 12Noon

    Place: Online through Zoom

    Contact: For more information or to register, call (808) 889-6655


    Princeville Public Library

    Booklastic Book Club features a diverse array of titles from a multitude of genres

    • Recommended for: Adults
    • Time: Meets on the last Tuesday of each month from 3:00PM – 4:15PM
    • Place: Online through Zoom

    Mystery Book Club features the best modern, classic and cozy mystery titles

    • Recommended for: Adult
    • Time: Meets on the 3rd Thursday of each month from 4:00PM – 5:00PM
    • Place: Online through Zoom

    Contact: For more information or to register, call (808) 826-4310


    Waianae Public Library

    The Waianae Public Library Book Club reads a variety of titles, both fiction and nonfiction based on member suggestions. Titles are selected once a year and the entire list is available in January.

    Recommended for: Adults

    Time: Meets on the 3rd Wednesday of each month from 6:00PM – 7:30PM

    Place: Online through Zoom

    Contact: For more information or to register, contact Sheryl Lynch by email or call (808) 697-7868