As the weather cools down a bit, folks start thinking about garden projects.
Arts & Exhibits
Arts & Exhibits
The Coordinated Services for the Elderly Program of the county Elderly Activities Division issues identification cards for seniors 60 years and older Monday through Friday at the Aging and Disability Resource Center, 1055 Kinoole St., Suite 101, in Hilo.
Have you ever wondered what it takes to produce one of those magnificent photographs of a native forest bird or how many frames are wasted before capturing the perfect shot?
This photograph from the Lyman Museum’s John Howard Pierce Photography Collection, No. 20551, was first published in the April 9, 2016, edition of the Tribune-Herald. Pictured are members of the Edith Kanaka‘ole Halau, from left, Beverly Ravey, Mahi Bowman-Maydine, Rhoda Kepo‘o and Bernadette Kaheiki (Roberts). The photo was captured Oct. 25, 1965, in Downtown Hilo. If you think a subject or location were misidentified, a name misspelled or have any more information about this photo, call the museum at 935-5021.
Hawaii Volcanoes National Park encourages all fourth-graders to visit the park for free this year as part of the Every Kid in a Park program.
Hilo-based Ku‘ikahi Mediation Center was among the recipients of the Hawaii State Bar Foundation’s grant awards for 2016.
Hilo’s Paradise Roller Girls will host its final game of the 2016 season at 7 p.m. Oct. 29 at the Afook-Chinen Civic Auditorium.
The Filipino-American Heritage Month organizing committee at the University of Hawaii at Hilo invites the entire community to join in the celebration of “Fashion, Arts and Beauty of the Regions of Philippines,” a monthlong tribute to Filipino culture and contributions to Hawaii history.
BGCBI offering fall break program
Big Island writing teacher and award-winning novelist Tom Peek is hosting a workshop, “Writing on the Wild Side,” from 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 8 at Volcano Art Center’s Niaulani Campus in Volcano Village.
Aloha First Friday is still more than a week away, but East Hawaii residents have another opportunity today to take part in a free community block party.
The seventh annual Hilo World Peace Festival will take place from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday at Moku Ola (Coconut Island).
Cary Deringer, a member of Hilo Toastmasters, will represent Big Island Toastmasters at the fall Division C Humorous Speech Contest on Oct. 8 in Honolulu.
The College of Continuing Education and Community Service at the University of Hawaii at Hilo is offering a pair of courses about Korean culture.