Tag Archive | "books"

Friends of the Library-Waikoloa Region organize to bring interim library to Waikoloa Village

A new community service organization, Friends of the Library-Waikoloa Region (FLWR “flower”), has been nurturing an exciting new initiative that could bring a much needed interim library facility to Waikoloa Village. FLWR is being organized as a non-profit association with a mission to support and improve Waikoloa-Region Library Facility services and resources.

Read the full story

Posted in EducationComments (0)

With over 90,000 out of the nearly 290,000 votes cast, the winner of this year’s What Book Got You Hooked? campaign is Hawaii! Congratulations to the Aloha State!

Hawaii keiki win 50,000 new books from First Book contest

With over 90,000 out of the nearly 290,000 votes cast, the winner of this year’s What Book Got You Hooked? campaign is Hawaii! Congratulations to the Aloha State!

Read the full story

Posted in Education, EntertainmentComments (0)

Currently Hawaii is in first place but needs people to keep voting as the voting is open until September 30. First Book asks visitors to share the memory of the books that made them readers and then vote for the state to receive 50,000 new books from First Book, helping to get more kids hooked on reading.

Past winners include Oklahoma in 2007 and Kentucky in 2008, with each state receiving 50,000 new books for children in need.

Hawaii needs votes to win 50,000 books for keiki

Currently Hawaii is in first place but needs people to keep voting as the voting is open until September 30. First Book asks visitors to share the memory of the books that made them readers and then vote for the state to receive 50,000 new books from First Book, helping to get more kids hooked […]

Read the full story

Posted in EducationComments (0)

Nicole Giladi released a children’s book, titled “Little Redheads Across America.” A children’s coffee table book filled with over 400 professional photographs of little redheads from every state in the United States. Featured are Shayden and Shasley of Kona.

Kona sisters featured in book “Little Redheads Across America”

Nicole Giladi released a children’s book, titled “Little Redheads Across America.” A children’s coffee table book filled with over 400 professional photographs of little redheads from every state in the United States. Featured are Shayden and Shasley of Kona.

Read the full story

Posted in Books, Entertainment, NewsComments (0)

Hawaii's children choose "Inkheart" as '09 Nene Award winner

Hawaii’s children choose “Inkheart” as ’09 Nene Award winner

MEDIA RELEASE “Inkheart” by Cornelia Funke has been chosen by the children of Hawaii as the winner of the 2009 Nene Award. An announcement was made this morning before a large crowd of invited dignitaries, students, teachers, and other guests at the 44th Annual Nene Award Presentation Ceremony, conducted at the Windward Community College Paliku Theatre. […]

Read the full story

Posted in EducationComments (0)

Superferry authors plan isle appearances

MEDIA RELEASE The authors of a new book on the Superferry have three appearances on the Big Island slated next week. Koohan Paik and Jerry Mander will read from their new book “Superferry Chronicles” * Kona Outdoor Circle, Monday, Jan. 12 at 6:30 p.m. * Kahuina Gallery, 128 Kiauea, Hilo Tuesday, Jan. 13 at 6:00 […]

Read the full story

Posted in NewsComments (1)


 

 

Become a fan on facebook

 

 

Quantcast