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Words and wine event with local authors in Keauhou Tuesday (Dec 5)

Join local authors for the monthly Words and Wine Event at 6 p.m. Tuesday (Dec 5) hosted by Kona Stories Book Shop. This event is free to the public and offers a chance for you to meet and greet some of Hawaii’s favorite authors while you enjoy complimentary pupu and wine. December’s featured authors are: […]

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Award-winning hip hop musician and educator Mr. Kneel, aka Neil McIntyre, will present a lively hip hop family event at the Thelma Parker Memorial Public Library in Waimea at 10 a.m. on Thursday, December 7. The event is free and open to the public.

Hip-Hop family event at Thelma Parker Library in Waimea Thursday (Dec 7)

Award-winning hip hop musician and educator Mr. Kneel, aka Neil McIntyre, will present a lively hip hop family event at the Thelma Parker Memorial Public Library in Waimea at 10 a.m. on Thursday, December 7. The event is free and open to the public.

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Cravalho to reprise role in Hawaiian language version of Moana, additional cast members sought

The Annie Award-winning star of Walt Disney Animation Studios Moana, Native Hawaiian Auli‘i Cravalho, reprises her role as the titular character of the hit feature for the Hawaiian language version. Casting for additional roles within the Hawaiian language version, which is being created by the University of Hawai‘i in collaboration with The Walt Disney Studios, […]

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AstroDay in Kona Saturday (Nov 4)

AstroDay, an annual science and astronomy education event sponsored by the Maunakea Astronomy Outreach Committee (MKAOC), is coming to Kona Commons on Saturday, November 4 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. This free, family-oriented, science celebration has been a tradition in Hilo for the past 16 years and will be in Kona for the first […]

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Work at Akaka Falls State Park to repair damaged trails

From October 16 – 20 the park will be completely closed for work on the shorter, left side of the trail to the Akaka Falls lookout. Hopefully this will be the only time the park will need to be closed. If additional closure is needed, an announcement will be posted on the Division of State […]

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Hawaii Volcanoes National Park Kahuku Unit events October – December 2017

Everyone is invited to participate in the free guided hikes, “Coffee Talks” and ‘Ike Hana No‘eau Hawaiian cultural programs in the Kahuku Unit of Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park.

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Hawaii Volcanoes National Park’s October 2017 events

Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park continues its tradition of sharing Hawaiian culture and After Dark in the Park programs with the public throughout 2017.

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Hawaii Writers Guild readings by authors on Wednesday (Oct 4)

The Hawaii Writers Guild will present an evening of original readings by local authors on Wednesday, October 4, from 5:30-7 p.m. at the Thelma Parker Library, 67-1209 Mamalahoa Hwy in Waimea.

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Kolea book author Susan Scott presentation at the Lyman Museum Monday (Sept 25)

Also back by popular demand to the Lyman Museum, Hawai‘i’s esteemed naturalist Susan Scott discusses and illustrates Kōlea, Pacific Golden-Plovers (Pluvialis fulva), in her 2016 book (coauthored with plover expert Oscar W. Johnson), Hawai‘i’s Kōlea: The Amazing Transpacific Life of the Pacific Golden-Plover.

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Left to right: Sheri Cavaney, Dave Parker, Carol Parker and Red Cavaney, smile for photos in the Kīlauea Visitor Center on Wednesday. Dave is wearing an NPS Centennial T-shirt listing all 59 national parks. NPS Photo by Janice Wei

Man achieves goal to visit all 59 National Parks

When Dave Parker entered Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park Tuesday night, he accomplished his lifelong dream to visit the 59 iconic national parks in the U.S. “To see Kīlauea erupt is indescribable and it’s just spectacular to see,” Parker said. “It’s the reason we came here,” he said.

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Queen Liliuokalani Festival in Hilo set for Saturday (Sept 9)

The He Hali’a Aloha no Lili’uokalani Festival, Queen’s Birthday Celebration, will take place on Saturday, September 9, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Lili’uokalani Gardens Park in Hilo. This year’s Festival to honor Hawai’i’s last reigning monarch is being held in conjunction with the Centennial Celebration of Lili’uokalani Gardens, and is being coordinated and sponsored […]

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September events at Hawaii Volcanoes National Park

Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park continues its tradition of sharing Hawaiian culture and After Dark in the Park (ADIP) programs with the public throughout 2017.

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Firefighter Chili Cook-Off in Waimea Saturday (Aug 26)

Join Hawaii Wildfire Management Organization (HWMO) for tasty chili and good music under the stars on Saturday, August 26 from 4:30 – 8:30 p.m. at the Red Barn at Parker Ranch.

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Taj Mahal and the Hula Blues Band with special guest Willie K. tickets available

Taj Mahal has paused his international tour with Keb Mo in support of their top Billboard Blues Chart CD “KEBMO” to do some marlin fishing on the legendary Kona Coast at the 31st Big Island Marlin Tournament, August 23 – 27, 2017. As part of his 75th birthday celebration, Taj has offered 100 tickets (only) […]

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