Dozens of Keaukaha Elementary School students got a taste of bot-building during a demonstration put on by the Waiakea and Hilo high school robotics teams April 9 at Keaukaha Elementary.
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The 25th annual Big Island Newbery Quiz Bowl is slated for 9 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Thursday, April 24, at the Kamehameha-Hawaii campus in Keaau.
For the first time, students from four schools representing diverse, rural Hawaii Island communities will join forces to host an episode of PBS Hawaii’s student news program “Hiki No.”
The Hui Ho‘okupono (Men against Violence) sixth annual ‘Ohana Fun Day drew more than 150 participants to the event hosted at Clem Akina Park in Hilo.
Hannah Twigg-Smith, a senior at Hawaii Preparatory Academy, received the 2014 Hawaii NCWIT Award for Aspirations in Computing.
The annual Waiakea High School senior awards program will be hosted at 7 p.m. Tuesday, May 13, in the school cafeteria.
Hawaii Preparatory Academy again will offer summer programs open to all — from toddlers to students entering grade 12.
The Free Church of Tonga, the Rev. Tupou Tatofi and all of the members would like to extend a big mahalo to Matson, Dependable Hawaiian Express, Young Brothers, Honsador Lumbers, KWXX Radio, Kai Store, Salvation Army and all of you who helped the people of Ha‘apai recover from Cyclone Ian.
Each Saturday, the Tribune-Herald is publishing a photo from the Lyman Museum’s John Howard Pierce Photography Collection. The museum is seeking help identifying the people and places in the photos, most of which are from the 1950s and ’60s. Those with information about the subjects in the photos can contact Miki Bulos at 935-5021 (once the message starts, press 5) or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org . THIS PHOTO (NO. 168) was taken in May, but the museum is not sure of what year.
After much anticipation, the Hawaii Wildlife Center Retail Store is now open for business.
The 24th annual Hawaii International Tropical Fruit Conference will be staged Sept. 12-14 on Maui, and will continue Sept. 15-19 with daylong mini-sessions on Molokai, Oahu, Kauai and the Big Island, in Hilo and Kona.
The Hawaii Museums Association annual membership meeting and conference — “Museums 20/20: Vision &Visitors” — is slated for 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Friday, April 25, at the Manoa Grand Ballroom at the Japanese Cultural Center of Hawaii in Honolulu.
An informational meeting for Boy Scouts of America’s Explorer Program is set for 5:30-6:30 p.m. today at the Hawaii Fire Department Training Room directly behind the Central Fire Station in Hilo, 466 Kinoole St.
Pua Ha‘aheo will debut its new line of fine art pieces, including the ‘Ohe Collection of hairpicks, at the 2014 Merrie Monarch Invitational Hawaiian Arts Fair at the Afook-Chinen Civic Auditorium during Merrie Monarch week.
Ikaika Dombrigues, a Native Hawaiian kahuna lapa‘au — healer, high priest, la‘au lapa‘au, spiritual counselor, lomilomi ha ha, ho‘oponopono and maiola master — embarks on an islandwide journey providing community la‘au lapa‘au, lomilomi and ho‘oponopono workshops beginning Saturday in Hilo.