Holiday Observance


All public libraries will be closed to observe the Labor Day Holiday from Saturday, Sept. 3 through Monday, Sept. 5. For more information, contact your local library.



Grand Opening of New Maui Bookmobile


A new Library Bookmobile will hit the streets on Maui in September!  State Librarian Stacey Aldrich will receive 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 on Saturday, September 10.  The public is invited to the 10 a.m. ceremony at the Queen Ka‘ahumanu Center in Kahului.


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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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