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Expanded Library Hours begin July 6, 2020!  Find new hours for your favorite library

Although our buildings are not completely open, there are limited services available. Please check out Library Take Out or Computer Time at the Library.

Branch book clubs

Why read alone when you can read with others?

A number of our branches offer regular book clubs. A few are noted below. Please see our events calendar for a complete list of book clubs and reading related events.



Aiea Public Library

Time

“The Reading Edge” meets every 1st Thursday of the month from 6:30PM – 8:00PM

Place

Aiea Public Library

Contact

For more information, please contact Lynn Hiyakumoto at (808) 542-0696


Aina Haina Public Library

Time

Meets 3rd Wednesday of the month from 10:30AM to 12:00PM (noon)

Place

Aina Haina Public Library meeting room

Contact

For more information, please contact Kanitta Meesook by email at kanittam@gmail.com


Hawaii State Library – HSL Book Group

Time

Meets every 3rd Thursday of the month from 6:30PM – 7:30PM

Place

Language, Literature, & History Section of the Hawaii State Library

Contact

For more information, please contact Lauren Yamasaki at (808) 586-3499 or email hslbookgroup@gmail.com


Hawaii State Library – The Book Smart Book Club

This book club reads primarily non-fiction and meets online through email. A book is picked at the beginning of each month and participants share their thoughts and opinions using the booksmartbookclub@gmail.com email.

Contact

For more information, or to join, please email booksmartbookclub@gmail.com.


Kailua Public Library

Time

Sessions have temporarily been discontinued. An announcement will be posted when a new schedule is finalized.

Contact

For more information, please call (808) 266-9911.


Kaimuki Public Library

Time

Meets every 2nd Friday of each month from 9:30AM – 11:00AM

Place

In the Friends of Kaimuki Public Library Bookstore on the parking lot level

Contact

For more information, please call (808) 733-8422


Kapolei Public Library

Time

Meets the 1st Wednesday of each month from 6:30PM – 8:00PM

Place

Kapolei Public Library (2nd Floor Break Room)

Contact

For more information, please contact Peter Kanehiro at (808) 693-7050


Makawao Public Library

Time

Meets every 1st Wednesday of the month at 6:30PM

Place

Makawao Public Library

Contact

For more information, please contact Laurie Barker-Perez at (808) 573-8785


North Kohala Public Library

Time

Meets on the 2nd Tuesday of each month from 11:00AM – 12:00PM (noon)

Place

North Kohala Public Library

Contact

For more information, please contact (808) 889-6655


Waianae Public Library

Time

Meets every 2nd Wednesday of the month from 6:00PM – 7:30PM

Place

Waianae Public Library in the library meeting room

Contact

For more information, please contact Sheryl Lynch at (808) 697-7868