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         Cooper Center,
       Community Center
     of Volcano, Hawai'i ...

The Cooper Center is our community center in Volcano Village, Puna District ... on the Big Island of Hawaii. We are a nonprofit, directed by the Cooper Center Council ... with a mission of bringing the community of Volcano, Hawaii and surrounding area into a cohesive group. We direct and/or  host many activities and projects.


Our community is located in an exotic Hapu'u & Ohia rainforest, near the entrance to Hawaii Volcanoes National Park. Whether a new resident or a long timer, please join us in continuing to make Volcano, Hawaii a superb place to live!


Linda Ugalde, President
Cooper Center Council

Farmers Market

GREAT LOCAL FOOD, CRAFTS, & VENDORS:   Hours:  Sundays: 6:00AM– 10:00AM

At Cooper Center: 19-4030 Wright Rd.

​• Fresh local produce, breads, coffee, jams, candy, grass-fed beef, poi

• Hot Breakfast & Lunch items

• Crafts, Art, Gifts

• Flowers and plants

​As they say; “You will find it at the Market!”

Support a sustainable Hawaii ...

Bookstore/Thrift Shop


Open: Tuesday-Saturday, 8:00 am - 11:30 am, and during many events ...Please don’t arrive at 11:25 and plan on spending time browsing, we are volunteers and have another life. We are also open on Sundays during the Volcano Farmers Market from 6:30am till 10am. Please stop by to see the best little thrift store in Hawaii ... • You can shop or donate during our open hours ...


• Crafts, Art, Gifts

• Books, CDs, Videos

• Clothes & Accessories

• Household Items


The Volcano Community News is published monthly by Cooper Center Council and mailed for free to post office boxholders in the 96785 (Volcano) and 96718 (Hawaii National Park) zipcodes. It is also available here on this website and can be downloaded.




Cooper Center CALENDAR





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