UPCOMING EVENTS at the KONA LIBRARIES

May 2017

May 23rd Are Asteroids the Reason Earth
Has Water and Life?
Kailua Kona Library
5:00PM to 6:00PM
Dr. Carlos Alvarez, Keck Observatory Astronomer

May 24th Movie Night
Rogue One
Kealakekua
4:30PM to 6:30PM

May 27th Libraries Closed

May 29th Kealakekua Library Closed

May 30th Summer Reading Program
Registration Begins

May 31st Maile Melrose
Kealakekua Library
5:30PM-6:30PM
Life of Amy Greenwell and Botanical
Garden Update

Upcoming Events at the Kona Libraries


June 2017

Build a Better World
Summer Reading Program June 4th to July 15th
Pre-register online beginning May 23rd
http://www.librarieshawaii.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/HSPLS-Summer-Reading-
Program-2017-Flyer.pdf


June 3rd LEGO Architect Challenge
Kailua Kona Library
10:00AM-11:00AM
Ages 4-11 with Adult Caregiver
Limited to 20 children. Reservation period May 20th-June 2nd
Summer Reading Kick-Off Event

June 3rd Meditative Art
Kealakekua Library
1:00PM to 2:00PM

June 3rd Wellness Workshop
Tricia Gunberg
Kailua Kona Library
3:30PM to 4:30PM
Numerology basics, your life path number, and type, frequency
and duration of exercise that fits you best.

June 7th Excerpts from Hamilton the Musical
Kailua Kona Library
3:00PM to 4:00PM
Life of revolutionary founding father Alexander Hamilton.
Ages 8 and Up, Children must be Accompanied by Adult Caregiver

June 13th Kailua Kona Library Closed

June 14th Caring for Our Earth
Tote Bag Decoration Party
Kailua Kona Library
3:00PM to 4:00PM
Environmental hazards of plastic bags. Free cotton tote bag
to decorate. Ages 4-11 with adult caregiver. Limited to 20 children.
Reservation period May 31st-June 13th.

June 15th Horses and Humans: Taking Care of Each Other
For Millennia
Kailua Kona Library
3:00PM to 4:00PM
Learn about horses and volunteer opportunities with Therapeutic
Horsemanship of Hawaii-Kona. Teens grades 6-12. Children under
8 must be accompanied by an adult. Shoes recommended to lead
or groom the horses.

June 20th FOLK Book Club
Kailua Kona Library
11:00AM to 12:00PM
“Path Between the Seas” by David McCullough

June 21st Protecting Hawaiian Monk Seals
With Susannah Welch
Kailua Kona Library
3:00PM to 4:00PM
Ages 8-11. Limited to 20 children with adult caregivers.
Create a barbless hook and receive a Keiki Angler Fishing Kit.
Reservation period June 7th-June 20th.

June 24th Community Seed Library
Kailua Kona Library
10:00AM to 11:00AM
TBA

June 28th Three Little Pigs Building Challenge
Kailua Kona Library
3:00PM to 4:00PM
Create model pig’s homes and test structural integrity.
Ages 4-7. Limited to 20 children with adult caregivers.
Reservation period June 14th - June 27th.


July 2017

July 5th Battle of the Builders Collaborative Challenge
Kailua Kona Library
3:00PM to 4:00PM
Celebrate the power of teamwork in a face-off team building
challenge to test creativity and ingenuity.
Ages 8-11. Limited to 20 children with adult caregivers.
Reservation period June 21st-July 4th.

July 6th Breakout Escape Challenge
Kailua Kona Library
3:00PM to 4:00PM
Young Adult Summer Reading Program Grades 6-12
Solve clues and puzzles to find a way to unlock the breakout box.
Limited to first 12 teens to RSVP online between June 21st-July 5th.
Librarieshawaii.org>Attend>Kailua-Kona Branch