|FRIENDS OF THE
incorporated in March, 1988 and
under the umbrella of Friends of
the Library of Hawaii since May,
|FRIENDS OF THE
|OUR FAVORITE LINKS
This is a just heads-up that you can find out about F.O.L.K. and
our programs on Facebook at:
You can also find our Community Seed Library at:
May 14, 2016
Kailua Kona Library
9:00AM to 1:00PM
End of Winter Giant Close-out Clearance Book Sale
Next Sale not until August 2016
Most items reduced to 1/2 price. $6.00 bag of fiction is now $3.00 for
clearance sale. Membership discounts also apply. Everything must go to
make way for new fall inventory.
Attention All Big Island Teachers: Until further notice FOLK is offering all Big
Island teachers with official school ID up to 30 free books of their choice
(price-tagged books excluded) plus a 30% discount on all purchases. Let's
get the books out to the students and the classrooms. Mahalo...
|F.O.L.K. BOOK SALE
|Community Seed Library
You can find our Community Seed Library at:
|“Ask Arn” is Up and Running
Tuesdays from 3-5 pm and Fridays from 1-3 pm
|FREE COMIC BOOK DAY
Free Comic Book Day is coming to the public libraries on Saturday,
May 7, 2016! Just show your valid HSPLS card at any participating
branch and receive a free comic book of your choice while supplies
last. This is the 15th anniversary of HSPLS’ participation in this
annual all-ages event. Comic book selections this year include
Avengers, Captain America, Pokemon, Grumpy Cat, Spongebob,
Strawberry Shortcake, and much more! Selections vary by branch.
For more information, contact your library.
| Friends of the Libraries, Kona (F.O.L.K.)
2016 M.L.I.S. Scholarship Available
Friends of the Libraries, Kona is offering two $2,000 scholarships to students
pursuing a Master’s Degree in Library and Information Science at the
University of Hawai`i.
• Must be a resident of the State of Hawai`i. Preference will be given to
Hawaii Island residents.
• Must be enrolled in the Library and Information Science Program or
accepted for the fall semester
• Those taking classes via distance learning technology are also eligible.
APPLICATION DEADLINE HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO MAY 31, 2016.