Calendrier du 29 février – Hawaii Tribune-Herald

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AUJOURD'HUI, 29 février

RETRAITE CRÉATIVE – BRACELET DE PERLES DE PAPIER

Où: Hawaii Creative Retreats Studio, 614 Kilauea Ave Suite 103 # 25, Hilo

Quand: du 14 au 17, le 29 février

Détails: apprenez à créer une variété de formes à partir de perles de papier scrapbooking et de papier recyclé pour créer un bracelet unique. Matériaux légers et rafraîchissements inclus. L'espace est limité et le coût est de 20 $. Inscrivez-vous en ligne sur www.hawaiicreativeretreats.com.

Contact: Sara Krosch, hawaiicreativeretreats@gmail.com, 520-389-0620

LUNDI 2 MARS

CHAISE ZUMBA OR AVEC TONIFICATION

Où: Hilo YMCA, 300 W. Lanikaula St., Hilo

Quand: 11: 00, lundi, mercredi et vendredi

Détails: Zumba gold toning (entraînement assis) Low Impact, tous les niveaux sont les bienvenus. Ceux qui préfèrent se lever et faire de l'exercice sont les bienvenus.

Contact: Harriet Rocha, harrocha47 @ gmail.com, 959-6405

COMMUNAUTÉ ZUMBA COMMUNITY

Où: Moxie Fitness, 830 Kilauea Avenue, Hilo

Quand: 17h30 du lundi au 30 mars

Détails: rejoignez-nous pour Zumba Fitness chez Moxie Fitness. La forme physique de groupe a des avantages incroyables pour l'esprit, le corps et l'esprit. Rejoignez-nous pour une heure de danse avec vos amis et votre famille. Le don suggéré est de 5 $, mais dansez avec nous quand même si vous devez donner moins.

Contact: JoYi Rhyss, joyirhyss@gmail.com, 756-7213

MARDI 3 mars

LANGUE ET CHANSON CHINOISES

Où: YMCA, 300 W. Lanikaula St., Hilo

Quand: 13h00, mardi; 14 h 45 à 15 h 45 jeudi, à partir du 3 mars

Détails: cette leçon est conçue pour ceux qui souhaitent apprendre le chinois. Les sujets sélectionnés sont très fonctionnels et couvrent presque tous les aspects de la vie quotidienne. Vous apprendrez les connaissances de base, les conversations quotidiennes, les phrases pratiques et la lecture en chinois. Nous avons également préparé de belles chansons folkloriques chinoises que les gens peuvent apprendre. L'instructrice, Vivian Stein, est chinoise. Leçons dans la salle Lehua YMCA.

Contact: Vivian Stein, vivianstein888@yahoo.com, 987-5882

LE DESSIN DE LA VIE AVEC LES ARTISTES HILO HUI

Où: Kukuau Studio, 43-D Kukuau St., Hilo

Quand: 18h00 le mardi

Détails: ouvert à tous. Les enfants de moins de 18 ans doivent fournir l'autorisation d'un parent pour participer. Le coût est de 15 $ par personne. Arrivez quelques minutes plus tôt. Les séances présentent le dessin d'un modèle nu ou partiellement drapé dans un format traditionnel, commençant par des dessins de gestes d'une minute et travaillant jusqu'à des poses de 20 minutes. Des chaises sont fournies; cependant, les participants doivent fournir leur propre matériel de conception. Apportez une table à dessin ou un chevalet; Une feuille de papier de 11 x 14 pouces ou plus est recommandée. Tous les moyens sont bons à utiliser. Si vous voulez peindre avec des huiles traditionnelles, vous devez utiliser un solvant à faible odeur de qualité artistique.

Contact: Robert Weiss, 557-0097

COURS DE DANSE BEGINNER-PLUS LINDY HOP

Où: Paradise Performing Arts Centre, 29 Shipman St. Hilo

Quand: 19: 00-20: 00, du mardi au 31 mars

Détails: passez en revue et consolidez votre swingout et les autres mouvements de Lindy hop. Les chats Hilo Hep couvriront des sujets tels que l'élan, la musicalité et le mélange des mouvements de 6 et 8 points. Les étudiants auraient dû être exposés au Swingout. Une heure de cours commence à 19h00; les leçons comprennent une demi-heure d'exercice guidé de 20 à 20h30. Le coût est de 45 $ pour six semaines; 10 $ sans rendez-vous.

Contact: Andrea Gill, hilohepcats@gmail.com, 959-8216

MERCREDI 4 mars

LES MERVEILLES DE L'AQUARELLE AVEC NANCY DELUCREZIA

Où: Campus Niaulani du Volcano Art Center dans le village des volcans

Quand: du 13 au 16, mercredi 4 mars-22 avril

Détails: Ce séminaire d'aquarelle de huit semaines est conçu pour les artistes qui travaillent déjà sur l'aquarelle et qui souhaitent bénéficier de responsabilités, de commentaires et de partage d'idées et d'informations. Chaque session comprendra environ 30 à 60 minutes de présentations, démonstrations et discussions, suivies de 120 à 150 minutes de travail sur des peintures actuelles ou nouvelles. Le coût est de 305 $ / 280 $ pour les membres d'ACC. Pour vous inscrire ou pour plus d'informations, appelez le 967-8222 ou visitez www.volcanoartcenter.org.

Contact: Alyssa Johnasen, workshop@volcanoartcenter.org, 967-8222

APPRÉCIATION DU FILM

Où: Pahoa Senior Center, 15-3016 Kauhale St, Pahoa

Quand: 14h00, mercredi, jusqu'au 11 mars

Détails: Si vous aimez les films et avez plus de 55 ans, ce cours est fait pour vous! Pour seulement 20 $ pour toute la session de 10 semaines, nous discuterons d'une manière différente de travailler les films chaque semaine, puis regarderons un film pour explorer le sujet. Aucune expérience requise, juste une passion pour le cinéma. Contactez-nous ou entrez pour en savoir plus!

Nom du contact: Onan Masaoka, Onan.Masaoka@hawaiicounty.gov, 966-5801

CHAISE TAI CHI POUR LE PRINCIPAL

Où: YMCA Hilo, 300 W Lanikaula St., Hilo

Quand: 14h30 mercredi

Détails: apprenez la méditation assise, les mouvements de base du tai-chi et la théorie du tai-chi. Les leçons consistent en des mouvements doux qui peuvent favoriser le bien-être, l'énergie, la force et l'équilibre. Tout le monde est le bienvenu

Contact: Vivian, 987-5882, vivianstein888@yahoo.com

COURS DE SALLE DE BAINS DE L'ÎLE

Où: Église de la Sainte Croix, 440 W. Lanikaula St., Hilo.

Quand: 19h00, mercredi, jusqu'au 11 mars

Détails: aucun partenaire n'est requis pour s'inscrire aux cours. Les cours commencent le 8 janvier et se tiendront à l'église Holy Cross au 440 W. Lanikaula Street à Hilo. Apprenez le pays à votre porte, boîte de nuit à votre porte et foxtrot. La cotisation annuelle est de 15 $. Chaque leçon de danse coûte 6 $ pour le trimestre. Le paiement par chèque est préféré. L'inscription commence à 18h30 et les cours commencent à 19h00

Contact: Scott Baker, sbaker343@gmail.com, 430-2237

COMMENCER LA DANSE DE BALBOA

Où: Paradise Performing Arts Centre, 29 Shipman St. Hilo

Quand: de 19h00 à 20h00, du mercredi au 1er avril

Détails: Si vous aimez le swing et le jazz et que vous voulez apprendre à danser, essayez Balboa! Balboa est moins énergique que la plupart des autres styles de swing; présente un jeu de jambes plus petit et un câlin serré. Aucun partenaire ni expérience requis. Les leçons comprennent une demi-heure de pratique guidée de 20 à 20 h 30. Le coût est de 45 $ pour six semaines; seulement 30 $ si vous amenez un nouvel étudiant, drop-in de 10 $.

Contact: Andrea Gill, hilohepcats@gmail.com, 959-8216

JEUDI 5 mars

COMMENT LES PETITES ENTREPRISES PEUVENT ÊTRE EFFICACES SUR INSTAGRAM EN 2020

Où: Centre d'innovation 117, rue Keawe, Hilo

Quand: du 9 au 11, le 5 mars

Détails: Instagram gagne en popularité et 50% de son milliard d'utilisateurs suivent les marques sur la plateforme, visitent un site Web ou achètent un produit en ligne, après l'avoir vu sur Instagram. Découvrez comment toucher plus de clients sur Instagram. Les participants doivent déjà avoir un compte d'entreprise sur Facebook / Instagram. Les frais sont de 25 $, les rendez-vous sont de 30 $. Inscription requise sur www.hisbdc.org avant le 3 mars.

Contact: Lydia Santiago, l.santiago@hisbdc.org, 933-0776

LEÇONS SENIOR DU CENTRE SENIOR DE KAMANA

Où: L'Institut d'astronomie, 640 N. Aohoku Place, Hilo

Quand: 10 et 5 mars

Détails: Kim Sugiyama présente un discours sur la septicémie, qui est la réponse systémique écrasante du corps à une infection. Il identifiera les premiers signes et symptômes de la septicémie, les traitements et fournira des conseils sur la prévention. Le coût de la session de 10 semaines est de 10 $.

Contact: Carol Lafond, lafond1584@gmail.com, 339-7270

QUAND IL VIENT EN FIN DE VIE, PARLEZ DES QUESTIONS

Où: Maison Tutu 64-1032 Mamalahoa Highway, # 304

Quand: 10 et 5 mars

Détails: seuls 32% l'ont fait et 95% des personnes se déclarent disposées et souhaitent parler de leurs souhaits de fin de vie. La plupart ne savent pas par où commencer. Eddy Cash-Dudley utilisera les feuilles de travail «The Conversation Project» pour parler des souhaits individuels. De plus, une directive préalable sur la santé sera mise à disposition. Appelez pour réserver une place.

Contact: Shawn Saito, shawn@tutushouse.org, 885-6777

COURS DE LANGUE HAWAÏENNE

Où: Hilo Public Library, 300 Waianuenue Avenue, Hilo

Quand: 13h00 le jeudi

Détails: Les adultes et les personnes âgées sont invités à suivre gratuitement des cours hebdomadaires de langue hawaïenne au cours de cette session de 10 semaines. Des cours pour débutants et intermédiaires sont disponibles. La taille de la classe est limitée; l'inscription est obligatoire. Contactez la personne ci-dessous pour plus d'informations.

Contact: Justin Rajkowski, 933-8890, ldssevents@librarieshawaii.org

CLASSES DE BASE DE L'ORDINATEUR

Où: Hilo Public Library, 300 Waianuenue Avenue, Hilo

Quand: 14h00, 5 mars et 19 mars

Détails: rejoignez-nous à la bibliothèque pour une leçon pratique de base sur ordinateur. Vous souhaitez vous inscrire par e-mail ou créer un document? Avez-vous besoin de résoudre des problèmes informatiques courants? Les sessions sont répétées, alors inscrivez-vous pour une autre session si vous avez besoin d'aide. Découvrez comment utiliser un ordinateur plus efficacement pour améliorer votre vie à l'ère numérique. Tous les jeudis au laboratoire informatique Inscription obligatoire Limité à 6 étudiants par session. Appelez la bibliothèque ou visitez le bureau de référence pour vous inscrire.

Contact: Justin Rajkowski, ldssevents@librarieshawaii.org, 933-8890

COURS D'ÉCRITURE CRÉATIVE

Où: Keaau Senior Center, 16-186 Pili Mua St, Keaau

Quand: 15h00 du jeudi au 12 mars

Détails: Si vous avez toujours voulu explorer l'écriture créative, voici votre chance. Aucune expérience requise et tous les types d'écriture sont les bienvenus. Au cours de chaque leçon, nous partagerons notre travail et discuterons du succès de chaque écrivain. Nous nous amusons et apprenons un peu en cours de route. Si vous avez plus de 55 ans, nous serions ravis que vous nous rejoigniez. Contactez-nous pour plus d'informations ou passez les jeudis de 15 h à 16 h. Seulement 10 $ pour toute la session de dix semaines!

Contact: Onan Masaoka, Onan.Masaoka@hawaiicounty.gov, 966-5801

APPRENEZ LA DANSE SOCIALE AVEC DENISE

Où: AJA Hall, 361 Haihai St, Hilo

Quand: 18h45, jeudi 5 mars-9 avril

Détails: Il s'agit d'une série "Mixed Plate", qui fonctionne dans la plupart des danses populaires du monde, y compris le swing, le tango, la salsa, la valse et autres. Apprenez les bases avec des visites, des voyages, une connaissance de base de la musique et guide / suivez. Pour célibataires et couples. Coût pour 6 leçons 35 $ ou frais de 7 $ chacun. Facebook: Danse sociale avec Denise.

Contact: Denise Westbrook, dancingscreenwriter@yahoo.com, 970-739-6771

VENDREDI & # 39; 6 mars

ATELIER DE PRINTEMPS AVEC DR. PETER S. ADLER

Où: annoncé aux inscrits, Hilo

Quand: de 8h30 à midi, le 6 mars

Détails: Peter Adler, Ph.D, présente "Cohesion Building et" The Great Group "et est recommandé pour les personnes qui dirigent des équipes, dirigent des départements ou doivent diriger des groupes en période de turbulence. Contactez le centre de médiation Ku'ikahi au 935 -7844 ou visitez www.hawaiimediation.org pour plus d'informations.

Contact: Majidah Lebarre, majidah@hawaiimediation.org, 935-7844

ATELIER DE PRINTEMPS AVEC DR. PETER S. ADLER

Où: annonce du poste aux inscrits, Hilo

Quand: 1-4: 30, 6 mars

Détails: Peter Adler, Ph.D présente "Les sept péchés capitaux de la facilitation" et est recommandé pour les personnes qui agissent comme facilitateurs organisateurs ou qui sont tenues de gérer d'autres réunions. Contactez le centre de médiation Ku'ikahi au 935-7844 ou visitez www.hawaiimediation.org pour plus d'informations.

Contact: Majidah Lebarre, majidah@hawaiimediation.org, 935-7844

ATELIER DES ÉCRIVAINS HILO

Où: UH-Hilo, 200 W. Kawili St, Hilo

Quand: 15h00, vendredi jusqu'au 13 mars

Détails: ouvert à ceux qui débutent en tant qu'écrivains créatifs ou à ceux qui sont de vieux professionnels. Un séminaire de trois heures offre le temps d'apprendre de nouveaux outils littéraires et de partager votre travail dans un environnement favorable. Tous bienvenus Dix semaines pour 90 $.

Personne-ressource: Adam Sydney, asydney@gmail.com, 818-216-8664

CLASSE DE DANSE "SWING SLOW AND SWEET"

Où: 126, rue Kanoelani, Hilo

Quand: 19h00, 6 mars

Détails: La danse swing peut être élégante et amusante avec de la musique lente, bien qu'elle soit surtout connue pour les temps énergiques rapides. Découvrez certains styles populaires de swing lent de Marcus Koch et Baerbl Kaufer, qui visitent Munich, en Allemagne, ainsi que des artistes et des enseignants célèbres à travers l'Europe. Apprenez à connaître Laminu et / ou les versions lentes de Lindy Hop et Balboa. Aucun partenaire nécessaire. 20 $ sans rendez-vous; 15 $ si payé avant le 4 mars. Tous les détails du séminaire sont disponibles sur hilohepcats.org.

Contact: Andrea Gill, hilohepcats@gmail.com, 959-8216

BIENTÔT

MOKUHANGA: IMPRESSION JAPONAISE EN BOIS AVEC GLENN YAMANOHA

Où: Campus Niaulani du Volcano Art Center dans le village des volcans

Quand: 10: 00-12: 30, 7 mars

Détails: Les participants apprendront les techniques de base de Mokuhanga telles que le ciselage, la préparation de blocs et de papier, l'enregistrement et l'impression avec un baren (bloc d'impression) ainsi que des considérations de conception et d'esthétique. Le coût est de 100 $ / 90 $ pour les membres d'ACC, plus des frais de 35 $, y compris les fournitures. Aucune expérience n'est requise. Pour vous inscrire ou pour plus d'informations, appelez le 967-8222 ou visitez www.volcanoartcenter.org.

Contact: Alyssa Johnasen, workshop@volcanoartcenter.org, 967-8222

MONDE DU LABORATOIRE DE DANSE DOUCE

Où: Hilo Elks Lodge, 150 Kinoole Street

Quand: 10h30, 7 mars

Détails: apprenez le style de danse swing original, Lindy Hop, des champions allemands Marcus et Baerbl. Quatre leçons offertes. Chaque classe 15 $ si payé avant le 4 mars ou 20 $ à la porte. Programme: 10 h 30 «Bases et au-delà» (pour débutants); 11 h 45: «Variations Sugarpush»; 13:45 "Votre guichet unique de Lindy Hop;" 15:00 "Lindy Improvisations" (les danseurs devraient déjà connaître le swingout). Tous les détails sur hilohepcats.org.

Contact: Andrea Gill, hilohepcats@gmail.com, 959-8216

DEVENEZ TUTEUR DE LITTÉRATURE VOLONTAIRE ADULTE

Où: Hilo Public Library, 300 Waianuenue Avenue, Hilo

Quand: du 10 au 16, le 7 mars

Détails: Hawaii Literacy propose un tutorat individuel et gratuit pour les adultes anglophones. Nous offrirons un cours de formation de 6 heures pour les nouveaux tuteurs bénévoles. Contact pour plus d'informations.

Contact: Lisa Jacob, lisa.jacob@hawaiiliteracy.org, 329-1180

COURS DE BALBOA ET BAL-SWING AVEC MARCUS ET BAERBL

Où: 2535 Ua Nahele Street, Hilo

Quand: midi, 8 mars

Détails: apprenez Balboa des champions du monde Marcus Koch et Baerbl Kaufer. Quatre classes commencent au début et progressent vers des mouvements plus avancés. Veuillez commencer par la première leçon. Aucun partenaire nécessaire. Les cours commencent à midi, 13 h 15, 14 h 45 et 16 h. Chaque leçon coûte 15 $ si elle est payée avant le 4 mars ou 20 $ à la porte. Détails et inscription sur hilohepcats.org.

Contact: Andrea Gill, hilohepcats@gmail.com, 959-8216

INTRODUCTION À LA MÉDITATION

Où: Bibliothèque publique de Laupahoehoe

Quand: 18h00, 9 mars

Détails: rejoignez-nous alors que nous explorons la beauté et la simplicité de la session et comment nous pouvons inviter plus de calme et de présence dans notre vie quotidienne. Hillary Flaming est étudiante en méditation avec Thomas Hubl depuis 6 ans. Il animera une courte méditation qui permettra un goût de conscience et une large conscience. Nous explorerons également le sentiment de notre camp de groupe pendant la méditation et sa plus grande énergie et expansion. Les fondements et la physiologie de la méditation seront discutés. Vos questions sont les bienvenues.

Contact: Gabrielle Casart, hlacirc@librarieshawaii.org, 962-2229

QUAND IL VIENT EN FIN DE VIE, PARLEZ DES QUESTIONS

Où: Maison Tutu 64-1032 Mamalahoa Highway, # 304

Quand: 18h00, 11 mars

Détails: seuls 32% l'ont fait et 95% des personnes se déclarent disposées et souhaitent parler de leurs souhaits de fin de vie. La plupart ne savent pas par où commencer. Eddy Cash-Dudley utilisera les feuilles de travail «The Conversation Project» pour parler des souhaits individuels. De plus, une directive préalable sur la santé sera mise à disposition. Appelez pour réserver une place.

Contact: Shawn Saito, shawn@tutushouse.org, 885-6777

PLANS D'ÉTIQUETAGE ET DE SÉCURITÉ ALIMENTAIRE

Où: Innovation Center, 117 Keawe Street, Hilo

Quand: de 9h00 à midi, le 12 mars

Détails: orienté pour faire prendre conscience au petit producteur alimentaire de ce qui doit figurer sur une étiquette et un format. Découvrez ce qui est nécessaire dans un plan de sécurité alimentaire de base et comment en préparer un. Les participants peuvent s'inscrire à une consultation gratuite après le séminaire. La commission est de 25 $; L'entrée est obligatoire sur www.hisbdc.org Les présentateurs sont John Nakashima, RS, PCQUI Food Safety Services Hawaii et Nina Ann Tanabe, MS, CFS, Pacific Food Technology.

Contact: Lydia Santiago, l.santiago@hisbdc.org, 933-0776

TAI CHI CHIH – JOIE PAR LE MOUVEMENT

Où: Hilo, lieu à déterminer

Quand: 8h00, le 14 mars

Détails: leçons de 8 semaines faciles à apprendre, faciles à faire à partir de ce printemps. Lieu Hilo TBA. Tous les âges et capacités sont les bienvenus. Réduisez le stress, augmentez l'énergie, développez les muscles, augmentez la flexibilité, améliorez la concentration mentale, améliorez la fonction immunitaire.

Contact: Sharron, reikimastertaichichih@gmail.com, 313-2197

& # 39; OHANA LEHUA BONSAI CLUB

Où: Hilo Public Library, 300 Waianuenue Avenue, Hilo

Quand: de 9h00 à 15h00, le 14 mars

Détails: venez à la bibliothèque pour voir le spectacle de bonsaï ou prendre un cours. Les leçons prévues sont les suivantes: Classe débutant: 9h30-10h30. Le plan sera fourni. Retour des élèves: 13h00 Vous devez apporter votre plante d'origine. Les places sont limitées, pour vous inscrire aux cours, visitez ou appelez le 933-8890

Contact: Justin Rajkowski, ldssevents@librarieshawaii.org, 933-8890

PEINTURE DE PAYSAGE LOCAL PASTEL AVEC PEASE JOHNSON PATTI

Où: Campus Niaulani du Volcano Art Center dans le village des volcans

Quand: de 9h00 à 13h30, le 14 mars

Détails: profitez du plein air et emmenez votre peinture au-delà des quatre murs d'une salle de classe avec Patti Pease Johnson. Vous recevrez des instructions étape par étape dans une méthode de rotation éprouvée pour réussir, à partir de la forme et du remplissage, en passant à la valeur du noir et blanc, puis en couleur. Tous les matériaux seront fournis. Les élèves termineront un projet de 9 pouces x 12 pouces. Le coût du séminaire est de 50 $ et 45 $ pour les membres d'ACC, plus des frais de 15 $ par personne, y compris les fournitures. Visitez en ligne à www.volcanoartcenter.org.

Contact: Alyssa Johnasen, workshop@volcanoartcenter.org, 967-8222

AARP SMART DRIVER SAFETY

Où: 1055 Kinoole St. Hilo (ressource pour les personnes âgées et handicapées)

Bâtiment Centre-ADRC)

Quand: de midi à 16 h 21 mars

Détails: Le cours de recyclage Smart Driver sera dispensé par l'instructeur volontaire certifié Steven Skinner. Les participants apprendront de précieuses compétences de conduite défensive, des stratégies de sécurité éprouvées, comment rester à jour avec les dernières technologies de conduite, les règles de circulation actuelles, spécifiques à votre communauté, comment gérer et s'adapter aux changements de vue courants liés à l'âge , audition et temps de réaction. Le cours est ouvert aux conducteurs de tous âges et coûte 15 $ pour les membres AARP et 20 $ pour les non-membres. Inscrivez-vous en appelant, en envoyant des SMS ou en envoyant un e-mail. Laissez votre nom, numéro de téléphone et adresse e-mail. Je vous contacterai pour plus d'informations.

Contact: Steven Skinner, aarpsmartdriver50@gmail.com, 201-7830

ÉCRITURE POUR L'EXPLORATION INTERNE ET LA RÉFLEXION DE LA VIE AVEC TOM PEEK

Où: Campus Niaulani du Volcano Art Center dans le village des volcans

Quand: de 9h30 à 16h00 le 21 mars

Détails: Vous êtes-vous déjà demandé comment le lieu d'où vous venez a influencé qui vous êtes? Ou quels souvenirs gardez-vous de vos ancêtres? Ce séminaire comprend des exercices «d'esprit sauvage» amusants, inhabituels et stimulants qui fournissent aux participants des outils d'exploration à utiliser en classe et seuls. Ce séminaire est parfait pour les propriétaires de journaux, les blogueurs, les autobiographes, les chercheurs spirituels, les mémoriaux et les écrivains d'histoire familiale, et pour tous ceux qui aiment simplement écrire. Le coût de l'atelier est de 80 $ / 70 $ pour les membres d'ACC. Pour vous inscrire, contactez ACC.

Contact: Alyssa Johnasen, workshop@volcanoartcenter.org, 967-8222

clubs

AUJOURD'HUI, 29 février

AUTOCROSS UNIQUEMENT – AMERICA SPORTS CAR CLUB

Où: piste Hart Drag Strip Kart

Quand: 7 et 29 février

Détails: La région de Big Island à Hawaï SCCA accueille le RTP Championship Event n. 2020. L'événement d'une journée est ouvert aux spectateurs et aux concurrents. Sortez et regardez, conduisez avec des concurrents ou faites la course avec votre voiture. Des classifications existent pour la plupart des véhicules routiers. Pour plus d'informations, consultez la page Facebook SCCA de la région de Big Island of Hawaii ou visitez http://bigislandscca.org.

Contact: Tim Minick, scca@minicknet.com

JEUDI 5 mars

VMC CLUB

Où: MAISON DU CHAPITRE EAA, porte 28, aéroport de Hilo (au-delà du pool NAS et de l'ancienne tour)

Quand: 4-6, premier jeudi du mois, 5 mars-déc. 5

Détails: Nouveau programme EAA Chapitre 1182 – Club VMC Les pilotes non classés comme des outils qui souhaitent améliorer leurs compétences ont maintenant une excellente ressource grâce au club VMC d'EAA. Le VMC Club est calqué sur le concept populaire IMC Club, qui prévoit un «vol de hangar» organisé axé sur le renforcement des compétences de vol aux instruments. Le VMC Club fera de même, mais pour tous les pilotes qui ne sont pas classés comme instruments et volent principalement selon les règles de vol à vue et selon le VMC.

Contact: Bob Arthurs, bobarthurs@me.com, 990-4840

CLUB DE PIÈCES DE LARGE ISLAND

Où: Kamana Activity Centre, 127 Kamana St.

Quand: 19h00, 5 mars

Détails: le secrétaire du BICC fera une présentation sur les billets internationaux et internationaux, y compris les styles et les tailles. Des exemples seront montrés. Les types de collecte, de stockage et d'affichage des échantillons seront affichés. De nombreux pays seront discutés. Il s'agit d'un événement familial à collectionner. Nous définirons également les événements de notre exposition et vente annuelle de pièces et objets de collection BICC le 3 mai au Luau Hale d'Aunty Sally.

Contact: Steve Nemeth, steve.nemeth891@gmail.com, 430-1472

BIENTÔT

RÉUNION MENSUELLE DE LA CORÉE VET

Où: Maison des vétérans d'Okutsu, 1180 Waianuenue Ave, Hilo

Quand: 10 et 9 mars

Détails: Comité, Membres Santé / Handicap et Revues de l'ordre du jour. Rendez-vous là-bas.

Contact: Bob Karp, karpr001@hawaii.rr.com, 981-2126

ASSOCIATION MENSUELLE DE L'ASSOCIATION DES APICOLES DE LA GRANDE ÎLE

Où: Kamana Senior Center, 127 Kamana St, Hilo

Quand: 18h00, 10 mars

Détails: la prochaine réunion de la Big Island Beekeepers Association aura lieu le 10 mars. Potluck de 18 h à 18 h 30, réunions d'affaires et présentations, démos et questions et réponses à suivre. Visitez notre site Web sur Facebook pour un sujet mensuel et des rappels.

Contact: Big Island Beekeeper Association, bigislandbeekeepers@gmail.com, 805-399-2422

DAV CHAPITRE # 6 HILO (VÉTÉRAN AMÉRICAIN HANDICAPÉ)

Où: Kamana Senior Center, 127 Kamana Street, Hilo

Quand: 11 et 14 mars

Détails: Nous nous engageons à autonomiser les anciens combattants, leurs veuves et leurs familles en veillant à ce qu'ils aient accès à toute leur gamme d'avantages. Nous offrons une assistance professionnelle gratuite pour obtenir ces avantages et services, programmes de sensibilisation et de représentation. Tout homme ou femme, honorablement libéré, blessé, gazé, blessé ou handicapé dans la ligne de service pendant la période de guerre, tandis que dans n'importe quelle branche du service et ceux en service actif ont le droit de se joindre.

Contact: Myron, DAV.hichapter6@gmail.com, 218-779-5044

UNE SOIREE DE DEGUSTATION DE VIN ET FROMAGE

Où: HWC Clubhouse 7 Lele St, Hilo

Quand: 4-7, 14 mars

Détails: Venez profiter d'une belle soirée avec d'excellents vins Randy Nunokawa Of Grapes – Un magasin de vins, une sélection de fromages, des pupus et une vente aux enchères silencieuse. Animation musicale jazz x2. Le coût est de 40 $ par personne. Pour les billets, appelez ou vous pouvez acheter à la porte. Le produit sera utilisé pour la bourse du club Hilo Woman et le Community Projects Fund.

Contact: Beverly Heikes, office@hilowomansclub.org, 935-9838

HAWAII BALLROOM DANCE ASSOCIATION BALL ANNIVERSARY – DÎNER ET DANSE

Où: Luau Hale de tante Sally Kaleohano, 799 Piilani Street, Hilo

Quand: 17 h 30, le 9 mai

Détails: le public est invité à participer au bal du 31e anniversaire, "Hokulani – Heavenly Stars". Le bal d'anniversaire comprendra un dîner, servi à 18h30, des expositions de danse de salon des membres de HBDA et de la danse avec une variété de musique. Les participants sont priés de porter des vêtements semi-formels. L'admission par personne se fait par billet, acheté à l'avance pour 25 $ ou acheté à la porte pour 30 $. Pour les billets et les informations, veuillez contacter la personne ci-dessous ou consulter un membre de la section HBDA East Hawaii. Les billets sont maintenant en vente.

Contact: Andrea, kuni397@yahoo.com, 443-3489

santé

LUNDI 2 MARS

SANTÉ, AMÉLIORATION, MÉDITATION EN MOUVEMENT

Où: Coconut Island, Hilo

Quand: 7 le lundi, mercredi et vendredi

Détails: Détendez-vous, revitalisez et rééquilibrez avec ce style QiGong appelé QiGA. Convient à tous les âges.

Contact: Grif Frost, 937-0395, griffrost@gmail.com

BIG ISLAND ACTIVE – SCULPTURE ET CLASSE ÉLASTICISÉE

Où: Puna Hongwanji, 16-492 Old Volcano Rd, Keaau

Quand: 16h-17h Premier et troisième lundi 20 janvier-déc. 28

Détails: cours de fitness en groupe avec mouvements à faible impact, yoga et Pilates chorégraphiés sur de la musique pop. Il améliore la force, la flexibilité et l'équilibre de base. Apportez un tapis, une serviette et de l'eau. Chaussures en option. Tous les 1er et 3ème lundi du mois. 5 $ ou 20 $ pour une carte perforée de classe 5. Visitez www.bigislandactive.com pour le calendrier mensuel des cours.

Personne-ressource: Sara Krosch, sarakrosch@gmail.com, 520-389-0620

MARDI 3 mars

LE GROUPE DES ENFANTS

Où: Hawaii Care Choices, Community Building, 1011 Waianuenue Avenue., Hilo

Quand: 15:00 mardi

Détails: Ce groupe offre un soutien par les pairs gratuit aux enfants et aux adolescents qui ont perdu une personne proche d'eux dans un environnement sûr et confortable où ils peuvent renforcer leur résilience pour faire face au processus de deuil. Le premier et le troisième mardi de chaque mois pour les enfants des classes K-1; deuxième et quatrième mardi pour les enfants de la 7e à la 12e année.

Contact: Jihey Roach, 969-1733, jroach@hawaiicarechoices.org

MALADIE INFECTIEUSE ÉMERGENTE: COVID-19 (NOUVEAU CORONAVIRUS)

Où: Hilo Public Library, 300 Waianuenue Avenue, Hilo

Quand: 17 h, 3 mars

Détails: L'Organisation mondiale de la santé a déclaré le COVID-19 urgence de santé publique d'intérêt international. La session fournira une mise à jour de l'état de la nouvelle flambée de coronavirus identifiée pour la première fois à Wuhan, dans la province du Hubei, en Chine. Venez découvrir quelles sont les mesures prises par les gouvernements fédéral, étatiques et locaux pour prévenir l'introduction et la propagation de maladies infectieuses, telles que COVID-19, dans le comté d'Hawaï.

Contact: Justin Rajkowski, ldssevents@librarieshawaii.org, 933-8890

MERCREDI 4 mars

ÉVALUATION COMPLÈTE DU RISQUE CARDIOVASCULAIRE AVEC LE DR. HANA ROBERTS

Où: Maison Tutu 64-1032 Mamalahoa Highway, # 304, Waimea

Quand: 16h00, 26 février

Détails: Nous avons tendance à nous concentrer sur le cholestérol lorsque nous recherchons le risque de maladie cardiovasculaire, mais il existe de nombreux autres paramètres que nous pouvons évaluer pour obtenir un profil de risque CV plus détaillé et précis. Nous couvrirons une liste complète telle que: taille des particules, Lpa, marqueur inflammatoire spécifique au CV, homocystéine, santé métabolique, génétique, ratio de la hanche, score de calcium coronoar et plus. Hana Roberts est un médecin naturopathe avec un cabinet privé à Waimea et North Kohala. Gratuit. Appelez pour réserver une place.

Contact: Shawn Saito, shawn@tutushouse.org, 885-6777

BIG ISLAND ACTIVE – CLASSE TOTALE DE RÉSISTANCE CORPORELLE

Où: Puna Hongwanji, 16-492 Old Volcano Rd, Keaau

Quand: 16h-17h Mercredi 15 janvier – 30 décembre

Détails: cours de fitness en groupe axé sur l'entraînement en force des haltères. Apportez un haltère, une serviette, de l'eau et des haltères de poids moyen. 5 $ ou 20 $ pour une carte perforée de classe 5. Visitez www.bigislandactive.com pour le calendrier mensuel des cours.

Contact: Sara Krosch, sarakrosch@gmail.com, 520-389-0620

BIENTÔT

BIG ISLAND ACTIVE – CARDIO PASS CLASS

Où: Puna Hongwanji, 16-492 Old Volcano Road, Keaau

Quand: 16h-17h Deuxième et quatrième lundi 13 janvier-déc. 28

Détails: cours de fitness en groupe avec mouvements inspirés de HIIT et renforcement de base. Apportez un tapis, une serviette et de l'eau. Six étapes disponibles. Chaque deuxième et quatrième lundi du mois. 5 $ ou 20 $ pour une carte perforée de classe 5. Visitez www.bigislandactive.com pour le calendrier mensuel des cours.

Contact: Sara Krosch, sarakrosch@gmail.com, 520-389-0620

GROUPE DE SOUTIEN À L'OSTOMIE

Où: Hilo Medical Center CAFETERIA, 1190 Waianuenue Ave

Quand: 11 h 30, le 21 mars

Détails: rencontrez de nouveaux amis, partagez vos expériences et votre soutien mutuel dans un environnement convivial et sûr. Tous les mois, le troisième samedi. Ouvert à tous les stomisés, les patients avant la stomie, les soignants, les professionnels de la santé et le public.

Contatto: Sandy Wright, ostomygroup@yahoo.com, 339-7640

IL VIAGGIO DELLA MENOPAUSA CON JENNIFER BELL

Dove: Tutu’s House 64-1032 Mamalahoa Highway, # 304, Waimea

Quando: 17:30, 31 marzo

Dettagli: la menopausa può essere un momento difficile nella vita di molte donne. In questo discorso, Jennifer fornirà una panoramica del processo della menopausa, cosa aspettarsi, cosa è normale e anormale, quali rimedi / interventi sono disponibili e, soprattutto, rispondere alle vostre domande. Gratuito. Chiama per prenotare uno spazio.

Contatto: Shawn Saito, shawn@tutushouse.org, 885-6777

Solo per Keiki

OGGI, 29 febbraio

ENTRARE IN DR. CELEBRAZIONE DELLA FESTA DI COMPLEANNO DI SUESS

Dove: Biblioteca pubblica di Hilo, 300 Waianuenue Avenue, Hilo

Quando: 10:30, 29 febbraio

Dettagli: Unisciti a noi il Leap Day per festeggiare il compleanno del Dr. Seuss. Avremo artigianato, giochi, chicche e premi a tema del Dr. Seuss. Alle 13:00 canteremo buon compleanno e godremo di una torta di compleanno speciale!

Contatto: Gretchen Andrews, ldssevents@librarieshawaii.org, 933-8890

VOTA PER NENE 2020: PREMI DEL LIBRO DEI BAMBINI

Dove: Biblioteca pubblica di Hilo, 300 Waianuenue Avenue, Hilo

Quando: in qualsiasi momento, fino all'11 marzo

Dettagli: vota il tuo libro Nene preferito! I bambini delle classi 4, 5 e 6 sono invitati a votare. Visita la Stanza dei bambini per vedere l'elenco dei candidati e compilare una scheda elettorale (un voto per bambino). L'ultimo giorno per votare è l'11 marzo.

Contatto: Gretchen Andrews, ldssevents@librarieshawaii.org, 933-8890

MERCOLEDÌ 4 marzo

NINTENDO SUPER NES GIORNATA DI GIOCO PER BAMBINI E DUE GIOVANI

Dove: Biblioteca pubblica di Hilo, 300 Waianuenue Avenue, Hilo

Quando: 13:30, 4 marzo

Dettagli: entra e prova la nuova console per videogiochi Nintendo Super NES in edizione classica! Due giocatori possono giocare contemporaneamente: porta il tuo partner di gioco o incontrane uno nuovo. Questo programma è gratuito e aperto da 11 a 17 anni.

Contatto: Mark Kishaba, ldssevents@librarieshawaii.org, 933-8890

GIOVEDÌ 5 marzo

TEMPO DI STORIA IN BIBLIOTECA

Dove: Mountain View Public and School Library, 1235 Volcano Highway, Mountain View

Quando: 14:30 giovedì

Dettagli: il tempo della storia è divertente e favorisce l'amore per le abilità di lettura e alfabetizzazione. Dimostra anche le strategie che i genitori e gli operatori sanitari possono utilizzare per aiutare le capacità di lettura dei propri figli. Keiki canterà canzoni, leggerà e parlerà di storie, suonerà, scriverà e realizzerà artigianato. Per i bambini di tutte le età.

Contatto: Bonnie Perry, 968-2322, ldssevents@librarieshawaii.org

VENERDI ', 6 marzo

TEMPO DI STORIA E TEMPO DI GIOCO DI TODDLER

Dove: Biblioteca pubblica di Hilo, 300 Waianuenue Avenue, Hilo

Quando: 10:30, venerdì 6 marzo-27 marzo

Dettagli: neonati e bambini (1-3) sono invitati a frequentare la storia. Durante questo periodo, condividiamo libri, musica, rime d'azione con i nostri utenti più piccoli della biblioteca. Vieni ad esplorare nuovi mondi e incontra personaggi divertenti. I bambini sono incoraggiati a rimanere e giocare con i giocattoli dopo il tempo della storia.

Contatto: Marsha Pauline, ldssevents@librarieshawaii.org, 933-8890

IN ARRIVO

CAMPEGGIO GIORNO GARDENER JUNIOR JUNIOR 4-H CLOVERBUD

Dove: ufficio di ampliamento di Komohana – Sala D-202, 875 Komohana Street, Hilo

Quando: 9-11, 16-17 marzo (registrati entro il 1 ° marzo)

Dettagli: il programma 4-H Junior Master Gardener Day Camp è progettato per ragazzi e ragazze di 5-8 anni e interessati al giardinaggio. Questo campo diurno durerà entrambi i giorni ed è destinato a insegnare ai giovani cosa serve per passare dal giardino alla tavola attraverso attività divertenti, pratiche e interattive. Sarà richiesto il coinvolgimento dei genitori / nonni. Il campo di questo giorno è gratuito, ma la registrazione deve essere completata entro il 1 ° marzo.

Contatto: Anne Cross, ack519@gmail.com, 937-5671

CODICI DI LETTURA: LEGGI AL PROGRAMMA PIERRE

Dove: Biblioteca pubblica di Hilo, 300 Waianuenue Avenue, Hilo

Quando: mezzogiorno, 7 marzo e 21 marzo

Dettagli: I giovani sono incoraggiati a praticare e migliorare le loro capacità di lettura leggendo a Pierre, cane da terapia certificato. I lettori scelgono i loro libri da leggere in questo momento speciale. We meet Pierre and owner Maile, during their special visit twice a month.

Contact: Marsha Pauline, ldssevents@librarieshawaii.org, 933-8890

OPEN HOUSE AT MALAMALAMA WALDORF SCHOOL

Where: 15-1834 Makuu Dr., Keaau

When: 8:30 a.m., March 11

Details: Education for Pre-K to 8th grade in HPP. Hands-on learning, nurturing classrooms and integrated arts curriculum. Visit our website for more information at www.hawaiiwaldorf.org. Please RSVP for this event.

Contact: Sherry Barnes, info@hawaiiwaldorf.org, 982-7701

S.T.E.A.M. CRAFT FOR KIDS: MAKE A LAVA LAMP

Where: Hilo Public Library, 300 Waianuenue Ave., Hilo

When: 1:30 p.m., March 11

Details: Create your very own lava lamp! Children are invited to join a special program presented by Kyla Edison from PISCES (The Pacific International Space Center for Exploration Systems). We will be using recycled plastic bottles and all necessary supplies will be provided. This program is free and suitable for children ages 7-12.

Contact: Gretchen Andrews, ldssevents@librarieshawaii.org, 933-8890

ST. PATRICK’S DAY RAINBOW SENSORY BOTTLE CRAFT

Where: Hilo Public Library, 300 Waianuenue Ave., Hilo

When: 1 p.m., March 14

Details: Children can celebrate St. Patrick’s Day a little early with a rainbow themed sensory bottle. Colored water beads and baby oil are added to create a mesmerizing sensory bottle. Lids will be permanently glued on using hot glue guns. Limited to 12 children (Ages 5-12). Please call the Children’s room to reserve a spot. All materials will be provided. For a list of upcoming library events, visit www.librarieshawaii.org/events

Contact: Gretchen Andrews, gretchen.andrews@librarieshawaii.org, 933-8890

OGHAM (OHM) MESSAGE CRAFT

Where: Hilo Public Library, 300 Waianuenue Ave., Hilo

When: 2:30 p.m., March 18

Details: Many cultures around the world have ancient languages written in pictures or symbols. Ogham is an ancient language also known as the ‘Celtic Tree Alphabet’ found in Ireland. Children celebrate the Emerald Isles (Ireland) by making their own Ogham. This simple craft uses craft sticks, pens, lined paper and a little imagination. Participants write their ABC’s on paper draw simple pictures or symbols for each letter. These are used to write short messages that can be decoded and shared.

Contact: Marsha Pauline, ldssevents@librarieshawaii.org, 933-8890

SECOND ANNUAL KA‘U CHILDREN’S BUSINESS FAIR

Where: Pahala Community Center 96 Kamani Street, Pahala, HI

When: 10 a.m.-noon, March 21

Details: One day marketplace for children ages 7 to 18 to sell their handmade items or offer services of their own businesses. Children learn about marketing, branding, customer service, networking and more. Applications for kid vendors are being taken until March 10 at www.childrenbusinessfair.org/pahala. This event is free and open to the public. Text KAUKIDSFAIR to 31996 for updates (Msg & data rates may apply)

Contact: Regina Walker, pahalacbf@gmail.com, 206-8017

ART JOURNALING CLUB FOR TEENS AND TWEENS

Where: Hilo Public Library, 300 Waianuenue Ave., Hilo

When: 1 p.m., March 21

Details: Children ages 12 and older are invited join the art journal club. Art journaling is a creative process that combines both visual and written mediums. Materials to create will be provided. Please bring your own art journal. Meetings will be one Saturday of every month. Bring your creativity and make new friends!

Contact: Mark Kishaba, ldssevents@librarieshawaii.org, 933-8890

LEPRECHAUN BAIT CRAFT ACTIVITY

Where: Hilo Public Library, 300 Waianuenue Ave., Hilo

When: 2:30 p.m., March 25

Details: Leprechauns are little bearded men wearing coats and find themselves in mischief in Irish folktales. We often associate them with a pot of gold at the end of a rainbow. Children ages 5 and older will be able to create their own leprechaun bait in this month’s craft (craft involves mixing blue and yellow food coloring to water in a plastic bottle to create different shades of green. Shiny items such as beads, glitter and confetti are added as final touches.) Young children must be accompanied by a parent or adult caregiver.

Contact: Marsha Pauline, ldssevents@librarieshawaii.org, 933-8890

CLASSIC CARTOONS FOR KIDS AND TEENS

Where: Hilo Public Library, 300 Waianuenue Ave., Hilo

When: 9 a.m., March 28

Details: It’s Saturday morning cartoon time at the Hilo Public Library! Kids and teens are invited to watch classic cartoons from the 60s, 70s, and 80s in the children’s room. Complete the experience with a bowl of your favorite cereal with milk, while supplies last.

Contact: Mark Kishaba, ldssevents@librarieshawaii.org, 933-8890

Outdoors

TODAY, Feb. 29

NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR ‘IMI PONO 2020 SUMMER PROGRAM

Where: Hilo

When: Deadline March 27

Details: Applications are now being accepted for the 2020 ‘Imi Pono no ka ‘Aina summer program. We are recruiting students in grades 6-12 who want to help our ‘aina and have fun at the same time! This 2-week program is free of charge. Please visit our website for more details and to download an application http://threemountainalliance.org/students/.

Contact Name: Lea Ka‘aha‘aina, imipononokaaina@gmail.com, 391-8585

THURSDAY, March 5

STEWARDSHIP OF KIPUKAPUAULU

Where: Hawaii Volcanoes National Park

When: 9:30 a.m. Thursdays in March

Details: Meet at the Kipukapuaulu parking lot off Mauna Loa Road off Highway 11. Help remove troublesome plants. Bring clippers or pruners, sturdy gloves, a hat and water. Wear closed-toe shoes and clothing you don’t mind getting permanently stained from morning glory sap. Be prepared for cool and wet or hot and sunny weather. New volunteer? Contact Marilyn Nicholson at nickem@hawaii.rr.com for more information.

Contact: Park Information, 985-6011, havo_information@nps.gov

COMING

STEWARDSHIP AT THE SUMMIT

Where: Hawaii Volcanoes National Park

When: 8:45 a.m., March 7, 14, 20, 27

Details: Volunteer to help remove invasive, non-native plant species that prevent native plants from growing in HVNP. Wear sturdy hiking shoes and long pants. Bring a hat, rain gear, day pack, snacks and water. Gloves and tools are provided. Under 18? Parental or guardian consent is required. Visit the park website for additional planning details: https://www.nps.gov/havo/planyourvisit/summit_stewardship.htm. Meet project leaders Paul and Jane Field at Kilauea Visitor Center.

Contact: Park Information, havo_information@nps.gov, 985-6011

HAWAII ISLAND FESTIVAL OF BIRDS

Where: Headquartered at Courtyard King Kamehameha’s Kona Beach Hotel

When: 7 a.m., Oct. 15-19

Details: HIFB’s 2020 theme, “Wanderers and Migrants — Celebrating Hawaii’s Avian Voyagers,” will focus on the remarkable number of migratory and accidental avian visitors that arrive in Hawaii annually. HIFB’s special guest will be Jason Ward, American naturalist, birder, activist, and host of the 2019 TV documentary series “Birds of North America.” Events include guided field trips and pelagic boat tours, Saturday Bird Fair with educational booths, local arts and crafts, birdwatching optics store and showcase and more. More information at birdfesthawaii.org.

Contact: Cindy Pacheco, info@birdfesthawaii.org, 331-3655

Pau Hana

SUNDAY, March 1

VFW POST 3830 COMMUNITY BREAKFAST

Where: 15-775 Maluhia Rd, Nanawale Estates, Pahoa

When: 9 to 11 a.m., March 1

Details: Bacon, scrambled eggs, hash browns, biscuits and gravy, fruit cocktail, tea and coffee for a donation of $8. Children 7-12 are $5 and 6 and under are free. All welcome.

Contact: Freda Hart, fredahart85@gmail.com, 965-7032

FRIDAY, March 6

STEAK/FISH DINNER

Where: Fraternal Order of Eagles, 16-111 Opukahaia St., Keaau

When: 6 p.m., March 6

Details: A delicious dinner that features your choice of entrée: Steak cooked on the outdoor grill or panko-breaded fish. Includes baked potato, rice, salad, desserts and coffee. Guests of the Eagles pay $10. Other beverages available for purchase.

Contact Richard J. Robbins, RobbinsR006@Hawaii.rr.com, 756-7818

COMING

SWINGING SATURDAY WITH MARCUS & BAERBL AND THE TIN PAN ALLEYCATS

Where: Hilo Elks Lodge, 150 Kinoole Street, Hilo

When: 7 p.m., March 7

Details: Learn a great dance for early Rock & Roll — the Rockabilly Jive! Visiting instructors Marcus Koch and Baerbl Kaufer of Munich, Germany, will teach a one-hour, beginner-friendly lesson from 7-8 p.m. Then, join the dance party featuring live music by the Tin Pan Alleycats. $20 for both the lesson and the dance party; $15 for the party only. No partner necessary, but bring a friend! Ample parking in the back of the lodge, off Ululani Street.

Contact: Andrea Gill, hilohepcats@gmail.com, 959-8216

ROSE AWARD OF EXCELLENCE DINNER

Where: ‘Imiloa Astronomy Center, 600 Imiloa Place, Hilo

When: 5:30 p.m., March 9

Details: Zonta Club of Hilo presents its biennial Rose Award of Excellence to Julie Tulang at a dinner in her honor, on the day after International Women’s Day. The event takes starts with no-host cocktails, followed by an Asian fusion buffet dinner and an awards program. Tickets are $80 per person or $740 for a reserved table of 8. Tickets are available online at https://zontaclubofhilo.ticketspice.com/rose-award-dinner-honoring-juliette-tulang. Checks can be sent to Zonta Club of Hilo, P.O. Box 1915, Hilo, HI 96721-1915. Zonta’s mission is to empower women through service and advocacy. For more info, visit www.zontahilo.org.

Contact: Zonta Club of Hilo, treasurer@zontahilo.org, 985-9248

FAMILY MOVIE NIGHT

Where: Mountain View Public & School Library, 1235 Volcano Hwy., Mountain View

When: 5 p.m., March 16

Details: Attend a free screening of a 2019 American adventure comedy film that is a live action adaptation of a popular Nickelodeon television series. A teenage explorer leads her friends on an adventure to save her parents and solve the mystery behind a lost city of gold. To find out the film title, call the library at 968-2322.

Contact: Bonnie Perry, ldssevents@librarieshawaii.org, 968-2322

Performances

TODAY, Feb. 29

NIGHT OF THE DIVAS

Where: Fraternal Order of Eagles, 16-111 Opukahaia St., Keaau

When: 6:30 p.m., Feb. 29

Details: Celebrate leap day with a wonderful evening of song.A 4-Diva showcase starring Sarah Bethany, Lou Ann Gurney, Jennie Kaneshiro and Elena Welch. $10 at the door.

Contact: Lou Ann Gurney, lagsings@mac.com, 982-6012

2020 VISION VARIETY SHOW

Where: Hilo Palace Theater, 38 Haili St., Hilo

When: 7 p.m., Feb. 29

Details: Doors open at 6 p.m. The Palace Theater, Aerial Arts Hawaii and Hawaii’s Volcano Circus invite you to join us for an evening celebrating the creative performing arts and the diversity of our island’s talent. Tickets are general admission $20, side reserve $25 and center reserve $30. Children under 12 are $10. All tickets increase by $5 on day of the show.

Contact: Meadow Lambert, info@hilopalace.com, 934-7010

SUNDAY, March 1

DENNIS AND CHRISTY SOARES PERFORM

Where: Maku‘u Market, 15-2131 Keaau-Pahoa Road, Pahoa

When: 8:30 a.m., March 1

Details: Dennis and Christy Soares perform live acoustic music at the market.

Contact: Dennis B Soares, dennis_soares@hotmail.com, 345-1800

WAIMEA CONSORT’S SPRING 2020 CONCERT

Where: HPA Davies Chapel, Waimea

When: 5 p.m., March 1

Details: The Waimea Consort presents its spring a cappella choral concert entitled “The Isle is Full of Noises.” Please call 238-5978, email waimeaconsort@gmail.com, or visit www.waimeaconsort.org for more information.

Contact: Pat Perez, waimeaconsort@gmail.com, 464-2686

TUESDAY, March 3

A WALK INTO THE PAST WITH DR. THOMAS A. JAGGAR

Where: Hawaii Volcanoes National Park

When: 10 a.m., noon and 2 p.m. Tuesdays

Details: Walk back to 1912 and meet the founder of the Hawaiian Volcano Observatory, Thomas A. Jaggar, at the edge of Kilauea Volcano. Dressed in period costume, Ka‘u actor-director Dick Hershberger brings the renowned geologist to life, taking participants on a tour of the tiny lab below Volcano House to see original seismograph equipment and other early instruments. Learn what motivated Jaggar to dedicate his life to the study of Hawaiian volcanoes and how his work helps save lives today. Space is limited; pick up a free ticket at the Kilauea Visitor Center front desk the day of the program. Program includes climbing stairs and entering a confined space. Free (park entrance fees apply).

Contact: Park Information, 985-6000, havo_information@nps.gov

HILO HULA TUESDAY AT THE BANDSTAND

Where: Mo‘oheau Park Bandstand, 329 Kamehameha Ave., Hilo

When: 11 a.m. Tuesdays

Details: Please join us for a free hour of music and hula. On March 3, The Hula Sisters perform. On March 10, Na Wahine a me Na Kane Laulima o Hawaii join us. On March 17, the lovely Hula Sisters return. On March 24, Hilo’s own Halau Ke Ola Pono No Na Kupuna entertain, and on March 31, the beautiful Christy Lassiter and friends sing, dance and talk story.

Contact: Dinnie Kysar, destinationhilo@gmail.com, 896-7284

FRIDAY, March 6

4TH FRIDAY POETRY SLAM

Where: Kukuau Studio, 43 Kukuau Street, Hilo

When: 6-9 p.m., Fridays, Feb. 28-June 26

Details: A palpable evening of words flying through the air for all to see, hear, revel, feel, taste, smell & hold fast. How it works: 1 original poem per round, 2 rounds of poetry, 3 minutes max per poem. No poetry to share? That’s ok, listen, laugh, or participate by being one of our five fabulous feelers! Doors open at 6 p.m., slam starts at 7 p.m., Cost is $5. Some works may contain adult themes & language, people under 18 should be accompanied by their parents.

Contact: Bub Pratt, kukuaustudio@gmail.com, 464-3388

COMING

CAT VIDEO FEST

Where: Hilo Palace Theater

When: 2:30 p.m. and 7 p.m., March 8

Details: Rated G. Cat Video Fest returns to the Palace Theater for one day only! Bringing the joy of cat videos to the masses and raising money for cats in need. 10% of all proceeds is donated to Rainbow Friends Animal Sanctuary to help Big Island cats in need.Tickets available meow! $10 in advance or $12 at the door. Get your tickets meow at the Palace Box Office or online.

Contact: Meadow Lambert, info@hilopalace.com, 934-7010

DENNIS AND CHRISTY SOARES PERFORM

Where: Center for Spiritual Living East Hawaii (HPP)

When: 10 a.m., March 8

Details: Dennis and Christy Soares perform at the Sunday Service.

Contact: Dennis B Soares, dennis_soares@hotmail.com, 345-1800

CALDER STRING QUARTET

Where: UH-Hilo Performing Arts Center, 342 W. Kawili St., Hilo

When: 7:30 p.m., March 11

Details: The Los Angeles-based quartet, winners of the prestigious 2014 Avery Fisher Career Grant, will perform music by Mozart, Beethoven, and aclaimed Swedish composer Anders Hillborg. Tickets are $25/20/10 – general/60+/student available at the usual outlets. See www.hawaiiconcertsociety.com.

Contact: Tom Geballe, tgeballe@gmail.com, 959-4064

HO‘IKE 2020 — “KE‘ELIKOLANI: MOKU A‘E KA PAWA”

Where: Kamehameha Schools Hawaii – Koai‘a Gymnasium

When: 6 p.m., March 12 and March 13

Details: The 17th annual Kamehameha Schools Hawai‘i Kula Ki‘eki‘e Ho¯‘ike will break new ground as the schools first-ever hula drama, honoring Princess Ruth Keanolani Kanahoahoa Ke‘elikolani. The title of this year’s Ho‘ike is “Ke‘elikolani: Moku A‘e Ka Pawa.” Tickets are now available for purchase. $8 presale general admission (through March 11), $5 for keiki (ages 12 and under) or a VIP package for $20 that includes early entrance, reserved seating, a special gift and a souvenir photo. Tickets may be purchased online via pauahi.org through March 2, in-person, after-school starting on Feb. 24 at the High School office from 2:45 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. until March 11, or at the door for $10 from 5-6 p.m. on the night of the performance.

Contact: Shaundor Chillingworth, kshawaii@ksbe.edu, 982-0015

FLAPPERS & FRINGE

Where: Honokaa Peoples Theater

When: 6 p.m., March 13

Details: This show will feature over 40 performers, many of them are fabulous local stars including comedian host Nikki Gour (from Hawaii’s Wave 92.1 FM) with live Jazz singing by Kat Reuss & Binti Bailey. As always, there will be 1920s Vintage Belly Dance Choreography. We will also have Tango performances, “fire” dancing and even a super sexy BOYlesque troupe! Please come to our show wearing Gatsby Style costume. Tickets are on sale now at our website www.2020dance.weebly.com.

Contact: Stephanie C Bolton, mauna.lea.studios@gmail.com, 854-1270

BEAUTY & THE BEAST

Where: Hilo Palace Theater

When: 7 p.m. March 20-21 and 2:30 p.m. March 22; 7 p.m. March 27-28; 2:30 del pomeriggio. March 29 and 7 p.m. April 3, 11 a.m. April 4, 2:30 p.m. April 5

Details: Playing for three weekends. Directed by Larry Reitzer. See the beloved musical brought to life on the Palace stage featuring a cast of 100+ performers ranging from 5 to 75. Tickets available now at the Palace Box Office. Price is $10 Children 12 and under; $15 Seniors 55+ and Students; $20 General Admission. VIP reserve is $30. All tickets $5 more on day of show, except children’s tickets.

Contact: Meadow Lambert , info@hilopalace.com, 934-7010

DENNIS AND CHRISTY SOARES PERFORM

Where: Hilo Coffee Mill, 17-995 Volcano Rd, Mountain View

When: 10 a.m., March 21

Details: Christy Soares performs live acoustic music.

Contact: Dennis B Soares, dennis_soares@hotmail.com, 345-1800

DENNIS AND CHRISTY SOARES IN CONCERT

Where: The Oneness Center, Mountain View

When: 3 p.m., March 22

Details: Award winning singer songwriters Dennis and Christy Soares will perform all original music at this event which will be live streamed. This couple has been prolific over the course of 40+ years releasing an amazing 128 projects. Their music ranges from adult contemporary, folk to pop and more. All those who attend the show will receive a copy of they latest CD. Also featuring Ronnie Harris. $5 donation per guest to cover the cost of the main dish. This will be a potluck so please bring a dish to share.

Contact: Dennis B Soares, dennis_soares@hotmail.com, 345-1800

WEST HAWAII DANCE THEATRE PRESENTS JUNGLE BOOK BALLET

Where: Kahilu Theatre

When: 5 p.m., May 23

Details: West Hawaii Dance Theatre & Academy’s is pleased to present their spring performance of Jungle Book Ballet and excerpts from the classic ballet “Le Corsaire.” A Silent auction and boutique will be in the lobby at intermission. For tickets, visit www.kahilutheatre.org.

Contact : Virginia Holte, whdtheatre@gmail.com, 329-8876

All Kine Stuffs

TODAY, Feb. 29

GROW HAWAIIAN FESTIVAL AND GRAND GARDEN REOPENING

Where: Amy BH Greenwell Ethnobotanical Garden, 82-6160 Mamalahoa Hwy., Captain Cook

When: 9 a.m. to 2:30 pm, Feb. 29

This free family event will feature more than 100 speakers and presenters, garden tours, ukulele concert and music by Apokolani, shopping at the Hawaiian Arts Market Makeke. Food and beverages available for purchase. Parking available on site or at Kealakekua Ranch Center, lower-level, with shuttles to event. Presented by Friends of Amy BH Greenwell Ethnobotanical Garden and B.P. Bishop Museum.

Contact: http://amygreenwell.garden

JOE THEROUX — THE HONOLULU DRAGON

Where: Basically Books, 1672 Kamehameha Ave, Hilo

When: 1 p.m., Feb. 29

Details: Join us to talk story with Joe Theroux about “The Honolulu Dragon,” the most recent in his series about Robert Louis Stevenson, detective, and his Son-In-Law Lloyd Osbourne, as they find themselves in a world of murder and intrigue in Hawaii.

Contact: Christine Reed, bbinfo@basicallybooks.com, 961-0144

MONDAY, March 2

HARBORS AND LANDINGS OF THE KA‘U DISTRICT

Where: Laupahoehoe Library, 35-2065 Old Mamalahoa Hwy, Laupahoehoe

When: 6 p.m., March 2

Details: In the times before motor vehicles and highways, harbors and landing places were the important links between districts, other islands and foreign lands. Kapena Kiko Johnson-Kitazawa will take you on a journey by story and pictures along the coast of Ka‘u. He will discuss the geological, wind and sea, and social-historical factors that make landings come and go and share some events that occurred at these unique places.

Contact: Gabrielle Casart, hlacirc@librarieshawaii.org, 962-2229

TUESDAY, March 3

HAMAKUA SWCD MONTHLY BOARD MEETING

Where: Teleconference between USDA-NRCS Hilo and Waimea Field Offices

When: 2:30 p.m., March 3

Details: The public is invited to attend. Call for teleconference location addresses.

Contact: Kanoe Malani, kanoe.malani@hi.nacdnet.net, 933-8363

“YOKOSUKA 1953” FILM

Where: UH-Hilo Student Services Center, Room W-201

When: 5:30 p.m., March 3

Details: Special showing of the film “Yokosuka 1953,” a story of a mother and daughter. Yoko was born in Yokosuka, Japan in 1947, the daughter of a Japanese lady and an American solider. Her mother was a single mother and Yoko was adopted to the USA in 1953. She did not meet her mother for more than 66 years. “Yokosuka 1953” is a documentary about her journey to Japan to trace her mother’s footsteps. Director Dr. Tsuyoshi Kigawa will be present and will discuss the background of the documentary. Free and open to the public.

Contact: Minako Yamazaki, yamazaki@tkf.att.ne.jp, 932-7467

WEDNESDAY, March 4

FREE PUBLIC ASTRONOMY TALK “A NEW DECADE OF DISCOVERIES IN THE 2020s”

Where: UH-Hilo Science and Tech Building, Room 108

When: 6 p.m., March 4

Details: A Journey Through the Universe sponsored talk by a panel of space science experts.

Contact: Christine Copes, ccopes@gemini.edu, 974-2575

THURSDAY, March 5

STARTING OR GROWING A VETERAN-OWNED BUSINESS

Where: Innovation Center, 117 Keawe St # 111, Hilo

When: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., March 5

Details: Boots to Business Reboot is a two-step training program that provides participants an overview of business ownership as a career vocation, an outline and knowledge on the components of a business plan, a practical exercise in opportunity recognition, and an introduction to available public and private sector resources. Course available to veterans of all eras, service members and their spouses. This course is instructed by SBA and its partners. Online Registration at https://sbavets.force.com/s/reboot-course-information.

Contact: Dennis Kwak, vboc@hawaii.edu, 988-1236

COMING

HILO DAIJINGU’S GARAGE SALE

Where: 10 Anela St. (corner of Anela & Puainako St.)

When: 7 a.m.-noon, March 7

Details: Hilo Daijingu will have a wide variety of items available for purchase, proceeds to benefit maintaining its shrine and grounds.

Contact: Rev. Naohiro Hotta, hilodaijingu@gmail.com, 959-8611

LEILANI ESTATES COMMUNITY GARAGE SALE

Where: 13-3441 Moku St Leilani Estates

When: 8 a.m.-noon, March 7

Details: Have items to sell including plants, fruits & vegetables? Looking for items to buy? Here’s the place to be. Completely covered space, tables available. Buyers enter for free, Leilani resident sellers no charge, non-Leilani residents pay $5.00 for space. Sponsored by Leilani Neighborhood Watch. Sellers may start setting up at 7 a.m.

Contact: Greg Armstrong, leilaniwatch@live.com, 371-5488

WAIMEA HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE COLLECTION EVENT

Where: Waimea Recycling & Transfer Station

When: 8:30 a.m., March 7

Details: Free. A Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event for various hazardous household materials. For a complete list of acceptable and non-acceptable materials visit www.hawaiizerowaste.org/recycle/household-hazardous-waste. Anyone who requires an auxiliary aid or service for effective communication (including language interpreting) or a modification of policies or procedures to participate in this event should contact Chris at 961-8554 before Feb. 26.

Contact: Chris, recycle3@hawaiicounty.gov, 961-8554

THE JAPANESE ART OF ORIGAMI

Where: Hilo Public Library, 300 Waianuenue Ave., Hilo

When: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturdays, March 7-March 28

Details: Join us for free origami crafts! Programs will be held on Saturdays. Origami is the art of paper folding, which is often associated with Japanese culture. In modern usage, the word “origami” is used as an inclusive term for all folding practices, regardless of their culture of origin. All programs are subject to change. For a list of upcoming library events, visit www.librarieshawaii.org/events

Contact: Justin Rajkowski, justin.rajkowski@librarieshawaii.org, 933-8890

HILO FICTION WRITERS GROUP

Where: Hilo Public Library, 300 Waianuenue Ave., Hilo

When: 10 a.m. March 7

Details: Twice a month on Saturday mornings, join the Hilo Fiction Writers Group at the library. Give notes on writing samples made available to group members to read the week beforehand. All skill levels and genres welcome. If you need an auxiliary aid/service or other accommodation due to a disability, please contact the library at least 7 days prior to the program date. For a list of upcoming library events, visit www.librarieshawaii.org/events.

Contact: Justin Rajkowski, justin.rajkowski@librarieshawaii.org, 933-8890

CARDS AND BOARD GAMES

Where: Hilo Public Library, 300 Waianuenue Ave., Hilo

When: 1-4 p.m., March 7-March 28

Details: Join us on Saturday afternoons for some family fun with cards and board games. We will have a mix of games available including: Chess, Scrabble, Rummikub, Sorry, Monopoly, Cribbage, Checkers, UNO, RISK, and Connect Four. Please feel free to bring games from home to use that day and we will also accept donated games. This program will not be held on state holidays.

Contact: Justin Rajkowski, ldssevents@librarieshawaii.org, 933-8890

PAHOA HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE COLLECTION EVENT

Where: Pahoa Recycling & Transfer Station

When: 8:30 a.m., March 8

Until: March 8

Details: Free. A Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event for various hazardous household materials. For a complete list of acceptable and non-acceptable materials visit www.hawaiizerowaste.org/recycle/household-hazardous-waste. Anyone who requires an auxiliary aid or service for effective communication (including language interpreting) or a modification of policies or procedures to participate in this event should contact Chris at 961-8554 before Feb. 26.

Contact: Chris, recycle3@hawaiicounty.gov, 961-8554

Contact Name: chris, recycle3@hawaiicounty.gov, +1 808-961-8554

HARBORS AND LANDINGS OF THE KA‘U DISTRICT

Where: Mountain View Public & School Library, 1235 Volcano Hwy, Mountain View

When: 4:30 p.m., March 9

Details: In the times before highways and motor vehicles, harbors and landing places were the important links between different districts, other islands and foreign lands. Kapena Kiko Johnston-Kitazawa will take you on a journey by story and pictures along the coast of Ka‘u. He will discuss the geological, wind and sea, and social/historical factors that make landings come and go and share some events that occurred at these unique places.

Contact: Bonnie Perry, ldssevents@librarieshawaii.org, 968-2322

DARK SKIES AND HAWAII’S WILDLIFE

Where: Lyman Museum, 276 Haili St., Hilo

When: 7-8:30 p.m. March 9 and 3-4:30 p.m. March 10

Details: What happens to Hawaii’s wildlife when we turn on — and off — the lights? At the Lyman Museum, “Dark Skies and Hawaii’s Wildlife,” an illustrated program by Jay Penniman of the Maui Nui Seabird Recovery Program, reveals how artificial light at night is affecting our native seabirds, and how everyone can help minimize light pollution and its negative impacts on wildlife. Catch this unique presentation on either of two occasions: Visit www.lymanmuseum.org.

Contact: Gladys Suzuki, education@lymanmuseum.org, 935-5021

AWAKENING THE VOICE AND FORGOTTEN POWERS OF THE DIVINE FEMININE

Where: Laupahoehoe Library, 35-2065 Old Mamalahoa Hwy, Laupahoehoe

When: 6 p.m., March 16

Details: In the past and in present indigenous traditions, women have known that the womb houses the greatest power a woman possesses. By drawing on sacred traditions from our ancient grandmothers we will learn how to awaken and empower the divine feminine to raise our voices globally. Join us on this special evening of empowerment.

Contact: Gabrielle Casart, hlacirc@librarieshawaii.org, 962-2229

SAVING A SPECIES: HAWAIIAN MONK SEAL CONSERVATION ON HAWAI‘I ISLAND

Where: Mokupapapa Discovery Center, 76 Kamehameha Avenue, Hilo

When: 6-7 p.m., March 19

Details: Come join us for a talk by Lauren Van Heukelem, the senior response and operations coordinator for The Marine Mammal Center. Lauren will share about the center’s hospital in Kona, Ke Kai Ola, and their efforts in saving one of the most endangered seals in the world, the Hawaiian monk seal. Lauren will also talk about the resident and transient monk seal population.

Contact: Clayton Watkins, clayton.watkins@noaa.gov, 725-5895

CELEBRATING THE MAKALI‘I’S 25TH BIRTHDAY AND WHERE ITS HEADED

Where: Tutu’s House at 64-1032 Mamalahoa Highway, #304, Waimea

When: 5:30 p.m. March 20

Details: Launched on Feb. 4, 1995, the Makali‘i continues to be the focal point and primary classroom for Na Ka lai Wa‘a Moku O Hawaii, to conduct community educational programs utilizing Hawaiian voyaging and non-instrument navigation as its foundation. Come hear about the Makali‘i’s 25-year history from Senior Captain and Pwo Navigator Chadd Paishon. Call to reserve a space.

Contact: Shawn Saiot, shawn@tutushouse.org, 885-6777

KIWANIS CLUB OF EAST HAWAII MISO SOUP BREAKFAST

Where: Waiakea High School, 155 W. Kawili Street, Hilo

When: 7-10 a.m., March 21

Details: The Kiwanis Club of East Hawaii is happy to announce the return of our miso soup breakfast fundraiser. Tickets are only $10 and include miso soup, rice, scrambled eggs, sausage, and fresh fruit. Tickets may be purchased at the door or from any member of the following organizations: Kiwanis Club of East Hawaii, Aktion Club of Easter Seals Hawaii Hilo, Circle K International at the University of Hawaii at Hilo, Hilo and Waiakea High School Key Clubs, Hilo and Waiakea Intermediate Builders Clubs, and E.B. DeSilva and Waiakea Elementary K-Kids. Visit www.kiwaniseasthawaii.org for more information.

Contact : Taylor Escalona, info@kiwaniseasthawaii.org, 769-2965

BOOK TALK WITH TIFFANY MANCHESTER

Where: Hilo Public Library, 300 Waianuenue Ave., Hilo

When: 1 p.m., March 21

Details: Join us for a talk with author Tiffany Manchester. She will discuss her book, “Surfer Girls Kick A**.” She will share her inspiration for writing it, and how to create a life you love. Tiffany Manchester is a former professional athlete, four time national champion and a bronze world medalist in freestyle whitewater kayaking.

Contact: Justin Rajkowski, ldssevents@librarieshawaii.org, 933-8890

ONGOING

Saturdays

TAI CHI CHIH — JOY THRU MOVEMENT

Where: Lili‘uokalani Gardens, pavilion next to the teahouse, Banyan Drive, Hilo

When: 7:45 a.m. Saturdays

Details: Easy to learn, easy to do. Eight-week classes. All ages and abilities welcome. Reduce stress, increase energy, build muscle and flexibility, improve mental focus, improve immune function.

Contact: Sharron, 313-2197, reikimastertaichichih@gmail.com

HILO VETERANS CENTER

Where: 70 Lanihuli St., Suite No. 2, Hilo

When: 8 a.m. Saturdays

Details: Hilo Veterans Center has new office hours. A benefits briefing is hosted the first Thursday of each month from 9 a.m.-noon, with several other opportunities for veterans and their family members. Contact the center for more information. Also available are: shore fishing group, kanakapila group, art therapy group, stand-up paddling group, various golf activities, yoga, tai chi and a book club.

Contact: Maricar Souza, 969-3833

GUIDED HIKES

Where: Kahuku unit, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park

When: 9:30 a.m. Saturdays and Sundays

Details: Come explore the park with a ranger and discover an ever-changing landscape, learn about the Hawaiian culture and understand the ecosystem around you. Bring sturdy footwear, water, rain gear, sun protection and a snack is recommended. Enter the Kahuku Unit on the mauka (uphill) side of Highway 11 near mile marker 70.5 and meet near the parking area.

Contact: Park Information, 985-6011, havo_information@nps.gov

CARDS AND BOARD GAMES

Where: Hilo Public Library, 300 Waianuenue Ave., Hilo

When: 1 p.m. Saturdays

Details: Family fun with a mix of these games set up in the back of the young adult section: “Scrabble,” “Rummikub,” “Sorry,” “Monopoly,” cribbage, checkers, “UNO,” “RISK” and “Connect Four.” Feel free to bring games from home to use, and the library will also accept donated games.

Contact: Mara Paio, 933-8890, mara.paio@librarieshawaii.org

Sundays

NANAWALE COMMUNITY FARMERS MARKET

Where: Nanawale Longhouse, 14-855 Kehau Road, Nanawale Estates

When: 7 a.m. Sundays

Details: Come and enjoy the various local vendors showcasing fresh produce, plants, handmade jewelry, honey,crystals and much, much more.

Contact: Gloria, 896-8393

FARMERS MARKET AT HAMAKUA HARVEST

Where: Intersection of Mamane Street and Highway 19, Honokaa

When: 9 a.m. Sundays

Details: Features local farmers, fresh produce, artisanal products and ono food. Weekly entertainment, workshops, informational booths and youth-focused activities. SNAP/EBT purchases welcomed.

Contact: Lori Beach, 896-2151, info@hamakuaharvest.org

THE JAPANESE ART OF ORIGAMI

Where: Hilo Public Library, 300 Waianuenue Ave., Hilo

When: 10 a.m. Saturdays

Details: Origami is the art of paper folding, which is often associated with Japanese culture. In modern usage, the word “origami” is used as an inclusive term for all folding practices, regardless of their culture of origin.

Contact: Justin Rajkowski, 933-8890, justin.rajkowski@librarieshawaii.org

FREE SERVICE AND THERAPY DOG CERTIFICATION

Where: Sidewalk closest to the Japanese Tea House in Queen Lili‘uokalami Park

When: Noon Sundays through March 3

Details: Do you need your dog to become a certified service dog to help you with your disability and go everywhere with you, or would you like your dog to become a therapy dog to help others? Now you can do so for free. The Yukio Okutsu Veterans State Home in Hilo will pay for your tuition for this training if you volunteer at their location twice a month for six months using either your dog or their full-time therapy dog, Yuki.

Contact: Carl Oguss, 933-9763, easthawaiidogpsychologycenter@yahoo.com

HILO BRIDGE CLUB

Where: Eagles Club, 16-111 Opukahaia St., Keaau

When: 12:30 p.m. Sundays; 11 a.m. Wednesdays

Details: Looking for social bridge players to join us in duplicate bridge. Cost is $5.

Contact: Harry Messenheimer, 854-6147

TROPICAL SUBSISTENCE GARDENING: HOW TO GROW A COMPLETE DIET WITH PERMACULTURE PRINCIPLES

Where: Kulaniapia Farms barn, 177 Kulaniapia Drive, Hilo

When: 1 p.m. Saturdays through Feb. 1, 2020

Details: The goal of this series is to teach Hawaii residents how to efficiently grow their own food at home to provide a fresh organic balanced diet from field or backyard to table. Each class will include an engaging colorful, photo-rich slideshow, informative handout and site tours and/or hands-on projects, weather permitting. Cost is $15-$25 online sliding scale; $17-$25 at the door or $12 with student ID or EBT card. Drop-ins welcome. Different topic each week.

Contact: Wade Bauer, 248-245-9483, wadebauer@gmail.com

FREE DOG TRAINING AND SOCIAL EVENT

Where: Sidewalk nearest to the teahouse, Lili‘uokalani Gardens, Banyan Drive, Hilo

When: 2 p.m. Sundays

Details: Come join the fun and share the love. Goals are problem solving via free training instruction and tools, and offering an advanced socialization experience. Bring a bowl for water.

Contact: Carl Oguss, 933-9763, easthawaiidogpsychologycenter@yahoo.com

RED PIN BOWLING

Location: KMC Bowling Lanes, Kilauea Military Camp, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park

When: 2 p.m. Sundays, Tuesdays and Thursdays

Details: Bowl a strike with the red pin in the head pin position and get your game for free. Call 967-8365 for more information.

Contact: Elene Rizzo-Kuhn, 967-8371 rizzokuhne@kmc-volcano.com

ADVANCED BUDDHIST TEACHINGS

Where: Volcano Art Center, Niaulani Campus, 19-4074 Old Volcano Road, Volcano

When: 3 p.m. Sundays

Details: Tranquil abiding is a superior state of peace that arises through training stage by stage in deep meditation. Transfer of consciousness is the tantric teaching on the very subtle body and the preparation for death. These teachings are free and open to those with Buddhist meditation background or a very sincere interest in Buddhism.

Contact: Patty Johnson, 345-1527, joyfulpath@aol.com

FAMILY TIME, AN OPEN MIC WITH REALITY RAN

Where: Kukuau Studio, 43-D Kukuau St., Hilo

When: 5 p.m. Sundays

Details: Donations welcome. All ages, all styles, all mediums, all levels, all love. Bring your instrument and a heart to share. Free.

Contact: Bub Pratt, 464-3388, kukuaustudio@gmail.com

MINDFULNESS SESSIONS

Where: Puna Hongwanji Mission, 16-492 Old Volcano Road, Keaau

When: 7 p.m. Sundays through March 31

Details: Learn how to calm your breathing, calm your mind, release stress and tension, let go of anxiety, have harmony in your relationships, mindful eating for health and total relaxation. Free; open to public.

Contact: Satoshi Tomioka, 966-9981, mpunahongwanji@twc.com

Mondays

ZUMBA GOLD TONING

Where: YMCA, 300 W. Lanikaula St., Hilo

When: 6:30 a.m. Mondays

Details: Low-impact workout, suitable for all levels. Get fit, get toned, get inspired.

Contact: Harriet Rocha, 959-6405

SELF-DEFENSE FITNESS CLASS

Where: Kohala Village Hub, 55-514 Hawi Road, Hawi

When: 9:30 a.m. Mondays and Wednesdays

Details: Geared toward street-oriented self-defense and rooted in Brazilian jiu-jitsu. Students will learn stance, footwork, striking techniques, defense and much more. For class schedule, visit www.kohalavillagehub.com.

Contact: Kohala Village Hub, 889-0404, info@kohalavillagehub.com

ZUMBA GOLD TONING (CHAIR)

Where: YMCA, 300 W. Lanikaula St., Hilo

When: 11 a.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays

Details: Seated Zumba workout. Strengthen your core, increase your range of motion and stamina with this low-impact fitness class that offers the same benefits of Zumba Gold. All welcome.

Contact: Harriet Rocha, 640-3876

FAMILY YOGA

Where: Yoga Centered, 37 Waianuenue Ave., Hilo

When: 3 p.m. Mondays

Details: Forty-five minutes of family fun yoga with Auntie Cat. Kids are free; adults $5.

Contact: Yoga Centered, 934-7233, frontdesk@yogacentered.com

ZUMBA GOLD TONING (CHAIR)

Where: Aunty Sally’s Luau Hale, 799 Piilani St., Hilo

When: 3:30 p.m. Mondays

Details: Low impact class. Students welcome to sit or stand. Geared toward all fitness levels. All welcome.

Contact: Harriet Rocha, 640-3876

TRADITIONAL WADO KARATE TRAINING

Where: Sangha Hall, 424 Kilauea Ave., Hilo

When: 5 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays

Details: Beginners class, 5-6 p.m.; advanced class, 6-7 p.m. Visitors welcome to observe and participate.

Contact: Craig, 987-1465

THAI YOGA

Where: Taishoji Soto Mission, 275 Kinoole St., Hilo

When: 5:30 p.m. Mondays

Details: Donation. Great for beginners and valuable for advanced students. Warming up the joints and ligaments of the body, stretching, self massage, spinal alignment and breathing techniques. No yoga mat needed; can do in a chair if necessary. Preparing the body for comfortable meditation.

Contact: Gregory, 260-438-6671, thaiyogahilo@gmail.com

ZUMBA

Where: Hui Malama Ola Na ‘Oiwi, 326 Desha Ave., Keaukaha

When: 5:30 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays through July 31

Details: Fun, upbeat and sure to be a good workout. All are welcome. Free and open to the public. Visit HMONO.org/events for all class dates and times.

Contact: Pua, 969-9220, contact@hmono.org

AERIAL ARTS CLASSES

Where: Pacific Gymnastics, 215B Railroad Ave., Hilo

When: 5:30 p.m. Mondays, 5 p.m. Wednesdays; 17:00 Fridays

Details: Students learn skills on different apparatuses including silks, hammock, straps and hoop. You won’t get bored. Beginners welcome. Preregistration with payment required.

Contact: Bella, 938-8002, m.aerialco@gmail.com

JAVANESE BRONZE GONG ORCHESTRA (GAMELAN)

Where: East Hawaii Cultural Center, 141 Kalakaua St., Hilo

When: 6 p.m. Mondays and/or 4 p.m. Wednesdays

Details: The exotic sound of Javanese gamelan (an orchestra of bronze gongs and metallophones) has been described as “moonlight and flowing water.” Whether you are already an accomplished musician, or just someone who wanted to learn to play an instrument but never got around to it, you might enjoy learning gamelan. Classes are free and open to all. New members can start any time as long as space is available.

Contact: Carol Walker, 938-7650, cwalker@ehcc.org

MONDAY NIGHT JAZZ JAM

Where: Kukuau Studio, 43 Kukuau St., Hilo

When: 6 p.m. Mondays

Details: An all-inclusive jam session with a rotating house band. Created to strengthen the Big Island jazz community through networking and jamming. Bring your favorite charts and the instrument of your choice or enjoy the vibrations of people improvising together in the jazz tradition. Free; all ages welcome.

Contact: Kukuau Studio, 464-3388, kukuaustudio@gmail.com

ZEN BUDDHIST MEDITATION

Where: Taishoji Soto Mission, 275 Kinoole St., Hilo

When: 6:30 p.m. Mondays

Details: Join Taishoji members for zazen (sitting meditation) and kinhin (walking meditation). Access from Kilauea Avenue. Free.

Contact: The Rev. Shinsho Hata, 785-3072, shinsho.hata@gmail.com

FREE ESL CLASS

Where: UH-Hilo, Building K, 200 W. Kawili St., Hilo

When: 7 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays

Details: Open to the public. Two levels: Beginning and intermediate. Classes held in K107 and K109. Practice English, make friends and have fun.

Contact: Bela Conley Ramsay, 932-7243, bela@hawaii.edu

Tuesdays (Check with organizers since this week is New Year’s Eve)

HILO SUNRISE CHAPTER — BNI NETWORKING MEETING

Where: Hilo Woman’s Club, 7 Lele St., Hilo

When: 7 a.m. Tuesdays

Details: For local business professionals who value word-of-mouth marketing and are seeking to network, refer business to each other and build a better business community.

Contact: Sharla Sare, 430-1787

KANIKAPILA

Where: 56 Ponahawai St., Hilo

When: 10 a.m. Tuesdays

Details: Bring your ukulele and guitar and play along. Everyone welcome. Mostly Hawaiian music, but some oldies and pop also. Free

Contact: Kahealani Curammeng, 430-0510, drkahealani@gmail.com

FIND YOUR ANCESTORS AND BUILD YOUR FAMILY TREE

Where: Family History Center, 1373 Kilauea Ave., Hilo

When: 10 a.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays

Details: Free use of computers; free training. There are limited computers, so call for reservation at 935-0711.

Contact: Wayne Sato, 935-0711, waynedsato@gmail.com

A WALK INTO THE PAST WITH DR. THOMAS A. JAGGAR

Where: Kilauea Visitor Center, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park

When: 10 a.m., noon and 2 p.m. Tuesdays

Details: Walk back to 1912, and meet the founder of the Hawaiian Volcano Observatory, Thomas A. Jaggar, at the edge of Kilauea Volcano. Dressed in period costume, Ka‘u actor-director Dick Hershberger brings the renowned geologist to life. Space is limited; pick up free ticket at the Kilauea Visitor Center’s front desk the day of the program. Program includes climbing stairs and entering a confined space. Meet at the Kilauea Visitor Center.

Contact: Park Information, 985-6011, havo_information@nps.gov

BASIC STRETCH AND STRENGTHENING EXERCISE CLASS

Where: Hui Malama Ola Na ‘Oiwi, 326 Desha Ave., Keaukaha

When: 10:30 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays

Details: Basic stretches and muscular endurance exercises that will help improve your flexibility and strength. Designed for all ages; geared toward those needing to maintain or increase mobility, and those wanting a gentle stretch. Free.

Contact: Pua, 969-9220, contact@hmono.org

LIBRARY BENEFIT BOOKSTORE

Where: Hilo Public Library, 300 Waianuenue Ave., Hilo

When: 11 a.m. Tuesdays

Details: All proceeds to benefit the Hilo Public Library. Hardbacks for $1, paperbacks for 50 cents.

Contact: Dale R. Huber, 966-4386, dalerhuber@gmail.com

HILO TOASTMASTERS

Where: Wailoa Art Center, 200 Piopio St., Hilo

When: 12:10 p.m. Tuesdays

Details: Do you want to become a confident public speaker and strong leader? If so, Toastmasters is the place for you. You’ll find a supportive learn-by-doing environment that allows you to achieve your goals at your own pace.

Contact: Nancy Jo Moses, 769-4076, dntmoses@msn.com

OVEREATERS ANONYMOUS

Where: Church of the Holy Apostles, 1407 Kapiolani St., Hilo

When: 5 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays

Details: It is not a diet club, but a fellowship of people recovering from compulsive overeating. The only requirement for membership is a desire to stop eating compulsively. No dues, fees or weigh-ins.

Contact: OA contact, 345-2753, viviansuet@hotmail.com

HAKALAU FARMERS MARKET AND FOODSHARE

Where: Botanical World Adventures, 31-240 Old Mamalahoa Highway, Hakalau

When: 3 p.m. Tuesdays

Details: Island, organic produce, pizza and other hot food, raw honey, desserts, arts and crafts and live music provided by the Alternative Medicine Band.

Contact: Linda Jenson, 747-0467, ldjenson@gmail.com

COLORING FOR ADULTS

Where: Hilo Public Library, 300 Waianuenue Ave., Hilo

When: 4 p.m. Tuesdays

Details: Drop in and relax with a coloring activity.

Contact: Justin Rajkowski, 933-8890, justin.rajkowski@librarieshawaii.org

AIKIDO FOR GRADES 3-6

Where: Aikido of Hilo, 29 Shipman St., No. 106, Hilo

When: 4:45 p.m. Tuesdays and Fridays

Details: For children ages 8-11. Students learn self-discipline, respect, greater focus and awareness in noncompetitive classes featuring exercise, strengthening and aikido’s nonviolent self-defense. Cost is $60 per month; families $90.

Contact: Barbara Klein, 935-2454, AikidoOfHilo@gmail.com

THERAPEUTIC BASIC FLOW (YOGA) CLASSES

Where: Hui Malama Ola Na ‘Oiwi, Hilo Office, 1438 Kilauea Ave.

When: 5 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays

Details: Classes are free. Register today.

Contact: Kalani Lawson, 969-9220, kalani@hmono.org

YOGA

Where: Hui Malama Ola Na ‘Oiwi, 326 Desha Ave., Keaukaha

When: 5 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays through July 30

Details: Beginners and experienced welcome. Designed for all ages. Get active, increase flexibility and improve your overall health. Free and open to the public. Visit HMONO.org/events for all class dates and times.

Contact: Pua, 969-9220, contact@hmono.org

ZUMBA FITNESS

Where: Church of the Holy Apostles, 1407 Kapiolani St., Hilo

When: 5:30 p.m. Tuesdays

Details: Free. Feel stronger, younger and healthier. Safe, easy-to-follow cardio dancing to Latin-inspired and contemporary hits.

Contact: Dee Torres, 938-9101, dtorres@hawaiiantel.net

INTRO TO AIKIDO

Where: Aikido of Hilo, No. 203, 29 Shipman St., Hilo

When: 6 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays

Details: Exercise your body, mind and spirit with this Japanese martial art, which is an effective self-defense and path of self-development, integrating the whole person — physically, mentally and spiritually. Improves flexibility, endurance and coordination, self-confidence, discipline and awareness. Special rate of $60 for this six-week session. Other class times for adults, teens and youth available; also a special $10 session of aikido exercise class for seniors.

Contact: Barbara Klein, 935-2454, AikidoOfHilo@gmail.com

LIFE DRAWING WITH HILO ARTIST HUI

Where: Kukuau Studio, 43-D Kukuau St., Hilo

When: 6 p.m. Tuesdays

Details: Open to all; participants younger than 18 must provide permission from a parent to attend. Cost is $10 per person. Sessions feature drawing from a nude or partially draped model in a traditional format, starting with one-minute gesture drawings and working up to 20-minute poses. Chairs are provided; however, participants must furnish their own drawing materials. Please bring your own drawing board or easel; an 11-by-14-inch or larger pad of paper is recommended. All mediums are fine to use. If you want to paint using traditional oils you must use a low odor, artist-grade solvent. For more information, call Robert Weiss at 557-0097.

Contact: Bub Pratt, 464-3388, kukuaustudio@gmail.com

BLUES DANCE FUNDAMENTALS

Where: Aloha Wellness Center, 239 Haili St., Hilo

When: 7 p.m. Tuesdays

Details: Explore the variety of styles and expressions of this unique American partner dance. Learn basics such as shifting your partner’s weight, body isolations and ways to move across the floor. No partner or experience required; beginners welcome. Six weeks; cost is $35 or only $20 if you bring a new student. Drop-ins $10.

Contact: Andrea Gill, 959-8216, hilohepcats@gmail.com

BEGINNING SWING DANCE

Where: Aloha Wellness Center, 239 Haili St., Hilo

When: 7:15 p.m. Tuesdays through March 6

Details: Learn the basic footwork, rhythm and pulse, as well as essential partner connection for six-count Lindy hop. Add a few turns and you’ll be on the dance floor having fun in no time. Small, personalized classes; no partner or experience necessary. Six weeks for $35; $10 per class drop-in. Bring a friend who is new to the Hilo Hep Cats and get your own series for only $20.

Contact: Andrea Gill, 959-8216, hoaloha@hawaiiantel.net

Wednesdays (Check with organizers since this week is New Year’s Day)

EXPLORE KAHUKU

Where: Kahuku Unit, Hawaii Volcanoes National Par

When: 9 a.m. Wednesdays through Sundays

Details: Free. Take a self-guided hike or join rangers on Sundays this month for a two-hour guided trek at 9:30 a.m. (The trail will vary depending on visitor interest). Enter on the mauka (inland) side of Highway 11 near mile marker 70.5. Kahuku is located in Ka‘u, about a 50 minutes south of the park’s main entrance. Sturdy footwear, water, rain gear, sun protection and a snack are recommended for all hikes.

Contact: Park Information, 985-6011, havo_information@nps.gov

QUILTING AND KNITTING IN HONOKAA

Where: North Hawaii Education and Research Center, 45-539 Plumeria St., Honokaa

When: 9 a.m. Wednesdays

Details: People of any skill level, including beginners, are welcome to attend.

Contact: June, 962-0515, greenfeljoo1@hawaii.rr.com

PARKINSON’S EXERCISE CLASS

Where: YMCA Hilo, 300 W. Lanikaula St., Hilo

When: 9:30 a.m. Wednesdays

Details: Designed for Parkinson’s patients, as well as for other patients who need to improve ambulation, core strength, flexibility and breathing. Yelling and shouting exercises are encouraged. Dancing to the beat of the songs is a very uplifting and fun experience for everyone. Caregivers welcome.

Contact: June Kiyabu, 981-5895, hkiyabu2@aol.com

WRITER’S GUILD: A FREE GROUP TO SUPPORT WRITERS

Where: Thelma Parker Public Library, 67-1209 Mamalahoa Highway, Waimea

When: 10 a.m. Wednesdays

Details: This nonprofit group supporting writers on the Big Island will meet weekly through June and July. Drop in with your ideas or pieces on which you are currently working. Group topics vary according to pieces being discussed.

Contact: Susan Collins, 887-6076, susan.collins@librarieshawaii.org

DRAWING AND SKETCHING ART CLASSES

Where: Hilo Armory, Culture & Education Classroom, 28 Shipman St., Hilo

When: 2:15 p.m. Wednesdays

Details: Award-winning Hawaii artist Ken Charon conducts weekly drawing lessons for kids after school. Sketching and drawing will be done on site at downtown Hilo locations, weather permitting, and in the studio at the Armory. Cost is $5 per session. Classes are recommended for art lovers from 8-14 years old. Supplies needed: one HB and one 4B drawing pencil, a white eraser, a sharpener in a pencil case and a 9-by-12-inch drawing pad.

Contact: Bert or Morty, 961-8706, cultureandeducation@hawaiicounty.gov

GENTLE YOGA FOR EVERY BODY

Where: Moxie Fitness, 830 Kilauea Ave., Hilo

When: 4 p.m. Wednesdays

Details: Gather for a beginner-friendly community yoga class to benefit our bodies and help calm our stresses. BYO mat, but if you don’t have one, you can borrow one. All levels, all ages and all bodies are welcome to explore this mindfulness-based yoga class. Donation based; suggested contribution $3-$5.

Contact: Darby Sherman, 765-9123, darbysherman.coaching@gmail.com

PIYO LIVE!

Where: Puna Hongwanji Mission, 16-492 Old Volcano Road, Keaau

When: 4 p.m. Wednesdays through Dec. 18

Details: Low-impact, high-intensity core strength, flexibility and balance workout inspired by Pilates and yoga, choreographed to popular music. Bring a yoga mat and water. Donations welcome.

Contact: Sara Krosch, 520-389-0620, sarakrosch@gmail.com

SPEAK OUT! A PARKINSON’S SUPPORT GROUP TO MAINTAIN SPEECH

Where: Hilo Medical Center, Conference Room D, Ohana Cafe, 1190 Waianuenue Ave., Hilo

When: 4 p.m. Wednesdays

Details: Weekly exercise group for graduates of SPEAK OUT! therapy, specifically designed for individuals with Parkinson’s disease and Parkinsonism. The group helps to maintain speech with ongoing vocal practice, accountability, support and encouragement.

Contact: Stephanie Popadia, 933-1702, spopadic@bayada.com

KIRTAN (SACRED MUSIC)

Where: Polestar Gardens, 7 Noni Farms Road, Pahoa

When: 5:45 p.m. Wednesdays

Details: Kirtan and potluck. Free. Donation requested.

Contact: Ann Gornik, 936-8518, ann@polestargardens.org

WEDNESDAY POTLUCK

Where: Pele Aina Peaceful Arts Center, Keaau

When: 6 p.m. Wednesdays

Details: This is a potluck, so bring all types of food, and enjoy fellowship, music,

activities and fun. Vegan food also available.

Contact: Ravyn, 796-0558, 23vilrav@kuaokala.org

OPEN MIC JAM SESSION

Where: Alibi Tavern, 16-566 Keaau-Pahoa Road, Keaau

When: 7 p.m. Wednesdays

Details: Hosted by Sam Lightning. Full band stage setup. Take the stage, join in, network, meet or just enjoy some of the best local and visiting musicians. Must be 21 or older; no cover.

Contact Name: Sam Lightning, 965-1169, samlightninghilo@gmail.com

Thursdays

SUNRISE YOGA

Where: No Place Like Om Yoga Studio, 65-1237 Kawaihae Road, Waimea

When: 6:15 a.m. Thursdays

Details: A gentle flow class for any level student. Every Thursday.

Contact: No Place Like Om, 640-7204, info@omhawaii.com

WEAVING CLASSES

Where: Top Stitch, 45-3359 Mamane St., Honokaa

When: 10 a.m. Thursdays

Details: Sponsored by the Big Island Chapter of the Hawaii Handweavers Hui. For details and fee information call the number below.

Contact: Liz Kelly, 885-4452, topstitchhawaii@gmail.com

POTTERY CLASSES

Where: Kilauea Studios, Kurtistown

When: 10 a.m. Thursdays

Details: Pottery classes available for all skill levels. Wheel, hand-building, high-fire gas kilns. Lots of fun, spacious studio and beautiful setting.

Contact: Jamie Stokes, 799-9657, kilaueastudios@gmail.com

WEEKLY BNI MEETING

Where: Wainaku Executive Center, 26-238 Hawaii Belt Road, Hilo

When: 10:15 a.m. Thursdays

Details: BNI was founded in 1985 by Dr. Ivan Misner “for the primary purpose of building powerful referral networks.” If you want to grow your business by giving and getting referrals, you’re encouraged to call and/or attend.

Contact: Kelly Higaki, 935-5575, royd@savio.com

FAMILY STORY TIME AND ACTIVITY

Where: Hilo Public Library, 300 Waianuenue Ave., Hilo

When: 10:30 a.m. Thursdays

Details: Children ages 3 and older are invited to bring loved ones to weekly story time. This is a wonderful opportunity for youngsters to make connections and build friendships with fellow youngsters.

Contact: Gretchen Andrews, 933-8890, gretchen.andrews@librarieshawaii.org

BEGINNING HULA I WITH PUA BROWN

Where: Hilo Armory, Culture and Education Classroom, 28 Shipman St., Hilo

When: 1 p.m. Thursdays

Details: Classes on Thursdays through March 22. Cost is $55 for 11 sessions. This class focuses on hula through the Hawaiian language and cultural experience.

Contact: Bert or Morty, 961-8706, cultureandeducation@hawaiicounty.gov

BEGINNING HULA II WITH PUA BROWN

Where: Hilo Armory, Culture and Education Classroom, 28 Shipman St., Hilo

When: 2:30 p.m. Thursdays

Details: Classes on Thursdays through March 22. Cost is $55 for 11 sessions. This class focuses on hula through the Hawaiian language and cultural experience.

Contact: Bert or Morty, 961-8706, cultureandeducation@hawaiicounty.gov

FREE PIANO LESSONS

Where: Pahoa Community Center, 15-2910 Puna Road, Pahoa

When: 3 p.m. Thursdays through July 10, 2020

Details: Learn to read music, play chords and scales and famous tunes. All ages welcome.

Contact: Susan Tauzer, 982-4300, su_z_t@yahoo.com

HAWAIIAN LANGUAGE STUDY GROUP

Where: North Kohala Public Library, 54-3645 Akoni Pule Highway, Kapaau

When: 3:30 p.m. Thursdays

Details: All ages and skill levels invited to join the study group. This is a group of motivated learners who support each other in increasing their Hawaiian language skills. Newcomers welcome.

Contact: Janet Lam, 889-6655, janet.lam@librarieshawaii.org

BEGINNING HAWAIIAN LANGUAGE CLASSES

Where: Volcano Art Center, Niaulani Campus, 19-4074 Old Volcano Road, Volcano

When: 5 p.m. Thursdays

Details: Papa ‘Olelo Hawai‘i Part One, beginning Hawaiian language courses taught by University of Hawaii at Hilo instructor ‘Alika Guerrero, will be offered for eight weeks. This basics class will focus on simple vocabulary, conversation, grammar and sentence structure. Cost is $90 or $80 for VAC members. The required workbook for the class is “Na Kai ‘Ewalu,” available at the UH-Hilo bookstore. To register or for more information, call VAC or visit www.volcanoartcenter.org.

Contact: Alyssa Johnasen, 967-8222, workshops@volcanoartcenter.org

GO CLUB

Where: Taishoji Soto Mission, 275 Kinoole St., Hilo

When: 5:30 p.m. Thursdays

Details: Free. GO, also know as Igo, is an ancient game of strategy played with black and white stones. The objective is to claim the most territory by placing your stones on the intersections of the line-grid playing board. It’s simple yet complex and can sharpen your mind. Beginners to experts welcome. We can teach you if you’ve never played before.

Contact: Russell, 936-6710, rs_brown@hotmail.com

THURSDAY EVENING POTTERY DROP-IN

Where: Volcano Art Center, Niaulani Campus, 19-4074 Old Volcano Road, Volcano

When: 6 p.m. Thursdays

Details: This drop-in style class will allow island residents and visitors the opportunity to try their hand at creating with clay on the potter’s wheel, without having to commit to an eight- or 10-week series. Emphasis will be placed on getting a feel for working on the potter’s wheel and experiencing the thrill of hand-forming a pot in motion. Students with all levels of clay experience welcome. Cost is $35 or $30 for VAC members.

Contact: Alyssa Johnasen, 967-8222, workshops@volcanoartcenter.org

PIYO LIVE!

Where: Ka‘u District Gym Multi-Purpose Room, Pahala

When: 6 p.m. Thursdays through Dec. 26

Details: Low-impact, high-intensity core strength, flexibility and balance workout inspired by Pilates and yoga, choreographed to popular music. Bring a yoga mat and water. Donations welcome.

Contact: Sara Krosch, 520-389-0620, sarakrosch@gmail.com

GAMBLERS ANONYMOUS

Where: Center for Spiritual Living, Hawaiian Paradise Park

When: 6:30 p.m. Thursdays

Details: A new group for people who have a desire to stop gambling. Every Thursday.

Contact: Lucinda, 509-930-6329, 1lukiluci@gmail.com

RANTOKAN KENDO CLUB

Where: Waiakea Recreation Center, 1634 Kamehameha Ave., Hilo

When: 8 p.m. Thursdays

Details: Learn this ancient traditional martial art of Japan and modern-day sport, founded on virtues of samurai training. Cost is $10 per month.

Contact: rantokan.kendo@gmail.com

LINE DANCE CLASS

Where: Hilo Elks Lodge, 150 Kinoole St., Hilo

When: 8 p.m. Thursdays

Details: Through Dec. 28; class and party every Thursday. For Elks members and their guests. Cost is $3.

Contact: Andy Aquino, 959-5960, dancingscreenwriter@yahoo.com

Fridays

BEGINNER YOGA FOR EVERYBODY

Where: Laupahoehoe Public Library, 35-2065 Old Mamalahoa Highway, Laupahoehoe

When: 9:30 a.m. Fridays

Details: All ages and families welcome to attend. Bring a yoga mat and towel.

Contact: Gabrielle Casart, 962-2229, hlacirc@librarieshawaii.org

TODDLER STORY AND PLAY TIME

Where: Hilo Public Library, 300 Waianuenue Ave., Hilo

When: 10:30 a.m. Fridays

Details: Babies and toddlers up to 2 years old are invited to attend. During this time, the library will offer books, music and action rhymes, and encourage toddlers to stay and play with toys after.

Contact: Gretchen Andrews, 933-8890, gretchen.andrews@librarieshawaii.org

UNDERSTANDING HAWAIIAN MUSIC

Where: TBA to participants

When: 12:30 p.m. Fridays

Details: For those interested in understanding the words and appreciating the themes of popular Hawaiian songs. A native speaker will teach. No previous knowledge of Hawaiian language necessary. Call if you are interested and for details.

Contact: Laura L. Williams-May, 805-545-0642, laurainslo@gmail.com

WEST AFRICAN DANCE

Where: YWCA, 145 Ululani St., Hilo

When: 6:45 p.m. Fridays

Details: Have fun and sweat while learning West African dance. Taught by Michal Anna Carrillo of Lavaroots Dance Company in Hawi. All levels and drop-ins welcome. Live drumming. Cost is $15.

Contact: Michal Anna Carrillo, 987-4243, lavaroots@gmail.com

SQUARE DANCING FOR HEALTH AND FITNESS

Where: Clem Akina Park, 159 Wainaku St., Hilo

When: 7 p.m. Fridays

Details: Meet new people for fun, fellowship and friendship put to music. Led by Bill Yoeman, ACA certified square dance caller and instructor.

Contact: Bill Yoeman, 968-6091

DANCING AT THE ELKS

Where: Elks Lodge, 150 Kinoole St., Hilo

When: 7 p.m. Fridays

Details: Until 9 p.m. Open dancing, great for practicing ballroom, swing, bachata, salsa, cha cha, waltz and various other styles. Open to the public. Free.

Contact: Howard Ishida, 284-6407, hishida1@hawaii.rr.com

OTHER ONGOING EVENTS

PAHOA SENIOR CLASSES

Where: Pahoa Senior Center, 15-3016 Kauhale St., Pahoa

When: Various times and days

Details: Seniors 55 and older can participate in classes including beginning tai chi with instructor Verne Presnall, ceramics, line dancing, hula and ukulele. Classes run through Dec. 8. Call for additional information.

Contact: Margaret Yafuso, 966-5801, myafuso@hawaiicounty.gov

KILNS FOR GLASS AND POTTERY

Where: Ainaloa

When: TBD

Details: Ongoing instruction on building high-fire propane kilns. Date and times are flexible.

Contact: Harr C. Fernald, 747-7289, fernaldh@gmail.com

INDIVIDUAL VOICE INSTRUCTION WITH AMY HORST

Where: Hilo

When: By appointment

Details: Learn vocal power and confidence. Weekly lessons arranged according to student and teacher schedules. Cost is $30 per lesson. Call or email for more information or to register.

Contact: Amy Horst, 640-2898, amysoprano@gmail.com

FREE HELPING HAND FOR SENIORS

Where: 1911 Kalanianaole Ave., No. 608, Hilo

When: 9 a.m.

Details: For seniors who need to be driven to a doctor’s appointment, the store, the park for a walk or just to get out of the house. Call or text.

Contact: Tom, 990-5045

AIKIDO FOR ADULT BEGINNERS AND TEENS

Where: Aikido of Hilo, 29 Shipman St., No. 106, Hilo

When: Various days and times (call or email for additional information)

Details: Exercise your body, mind and spirit with aikido, an effective self-defense and path of self-development, integrating the whole person — physically, mentally and spiritually. Improves flexibility, endurance and coordination, self-confidence, discipline and awareness. Various days and times for classes. Cost is $60 per month; families $90. Check www.AikidoOfhilo.org for additional information.

Contact: Barbara Klein, 935-2454, AikidoOfHilo@gmail.com

COUNTRY WESTERN DANCE CLASS WITH DENISE

Where: Hilo Elks Lodge, 150 Kinoole St., Hilo

When: 6:15 p.m. (call or email for days)

Details: Through March 7. Features two step, swing, waltz and other requests. Learn to spin, dip and weave through traffic. Call or email for more specific information.

Contact: Denise Westbrook, 970-739-6771, dancingscreenwriter@yahoo.com

LEARN TO DANCE SALSA WITH DENISE

Where: Holy Apostles Episcopal Church, 1407 Kapiolani St., Hilo

When: 7 p.m. (call or email for days)

Details: Through March 6. Get a strong foundation and variations that will last a lifetime. First lesson is $1. Call or email for more specific information.

Contact: Denise Westbrook, 970-739-6771, dancingscreenwriter@yahoo.com

AL-ANON EAST HAWAII

Where: Various locations

When: Various times

Details: Are you troubled by someone’s drinking? Call for free support, meeting places and times. For more information, visit www.afghawaii.org.

Contact: Dana C., 430-6653, dr.easthawaii@gmail.com

“FROM PAHOA WITH LAVA”

Where: Pahoa Senior Center, 15-3016 Kauhale St., Pahoa

When: First Saturday of each month through May 4

Details: Presented by Laulima Pahoa, this six-month documentary is geared toward helping residents impacted by the latest lava flows in lower Puna. Informational signups and questions will be answered, and TV interviews and filming will be conducted. Second Saturdays of each month are for signups and questions for the following month. A monthly Na Leo community TV show also will be produced. A final “1 Year After Lava” community party is slated for the final Saturday. Call or email the contact below for additional information.

Contact: Sara Steiner, 936-9546, laulimapahoa@gmail.com

Calendrier du 29 février – Hawaii Tribune-Herald
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