HAWAII STATE PUBLIC LIBRARY NEWS RELEASE: Oahu libraries offer free events – November 2017

Posted on Oct 25, 2017 in Latest News

HONOLULU – The following Oahu libraries will present free events in November 2017:

Hawaii State Library

  • November 1, 2:00 p.m. – Book Smart Book Club. A group discussion on Strange Contagion: Inside the Surprising Science of Infectious Behaviors and Viral Emotions and What They Tell Us About Ourselves” by Lee Daniel Kravetz. For more information: https://www.librarieshawaii.org/event/book-smart-book-club/

Salt Lake-Moanalua Public Library

  • November 4, 10:30 a.m. – Story of the Nisei Soldiers of World War II. Learn about Americans of Japanese Ancestry (AJA) who served gallantly in World War II in spite of the fierce prejudice they faced from their own country. Guest speakers are former Hawaii Governor George R. Ariyoshi and Wes Deguchi, President of Nisei Veterans Legacy. For more information: https://www.librarieshawaii.org/event/the-story-of-the-nisei-soldiers-of-world-war-ii/

Hawaii State Library

Pearl City Public Library

Pearl City Public Library

Kaimuki Public Library

  • November 26, 1:00 p.m. – Music by Telemann performed by The Kalani Consort.

The Kalani Consort will perform the music of Georg Philipp Telemann, a German baroque composer. For more information: https://www.librarieshawaii.org/event/music-by-telemann-performed-by-the-kalani-consort/

Kaimuki Public Library

  • November 28, 4:00 p.m. – Movie Screening. Teens and adults can enjoy a 2015 fantasy/science fiction film. Three decades after the Empire’s defeat, a new threat arises in the militant First Order. Stormtrooper defector Finn and spare parts scavenger Rey are caught up in the Resistance’s search for the missing Luke Skywalker. For more information: https://www.librarieshawaii.org/event/movie-night-kaimuki/

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Media Contact:
Mallory Fujitani
Office of the State Librarian
(808) 586-3714
Email: mallory.fujitani@librarieshawaii.org
Web: www.librarieshawaii.org

Hawaii State Public Library System
Library Development Services Section
3225 Salt Lake Blvd., Suite 205
Honolulu, HI  96818
Ph. (808) 831-6878 | Fax (808) 831-6882
Email:  lds@librarieshawaii.org