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Maui Bookmobile

A new Library Bookmobile debuts on Maui 

State Librarian Stacey Aldrich received a symbolic key for a $300,000 bookmobile for the Hawaii State Public Library System (HSPLS) from the Maui Friends of the Library (MFOL) at a Grand Opening and Blessing Ceremony at Maui's Queen Ka‘ahumanu Center on Sept. 10th.  This state-of-the-art vehicle – the Holoholo Bookmobile – replaces the previous 21-year-old vehicle and will service various communities on Maui.  For more information, view the video below or click here.

Video produced by Akaku Youth Media Exchange


Korean Library Foundation Receives $3,000 Donation & Korean language books for HSPLS 



Consul General of Korea Walter Paik presented a $3,000 check from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs to Korean Library Foundation (KLF) President Jennifer Kim at McCully-Moiliili Public Library to support the Korean Language collection. Consul General Paik also generously donated a personal collection of Korean language books about politics and the Korean immigrants who call Hawaii home for the community.


The Consul General joins (l-r) State Librarian Stacey Aldrich, KLF co-founder Sook Ki Moon, President Kim, and other officials in admiring the books. 




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