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FRIDAY, Nov. 30 

HPA HANDBELL CHOIR 

Where: Varies 

When: 5:30 p.m. Nov. 30 

Details: Hawaii Preparatory Academy Middle School Handbell Choir, under the direction of Georgia Polakova, series of free public performances: 5:30 p.m. Nov. 30, Parker Ranch tree lighting at Puuopelu; noon, Dec. 2, Food Court at Parker Ranch Shopping Center; Dec. 8, 9 a.m. at Parker School Farmers Market and 5 p.m. at Kings’ Shops, Waikoloa; 1 p.m. Dec. 9, at Prince Kuhio Plaza, Hilo 

Contact: Dorothy Gaughen, 885-2500 

NA MAKUA GIFT FAIR 

Where: Afook-Chinen Civic 

When: 4 p.m. Nov. 30 

Details: Annual invitational Christmas gift fair Friday, Nov. 30, from 4-9 p.m. and Saturday, Dec. 1, from 9 a.m.-4 p.m.; free. Vendors are artists and producers of fine handmade arts, crafts and gifts, with more than 90 vendors from across state. Entertainment; drawings for prizes. Free admission. 

Contact: Nelson Makua, 966- 4647, nhm2@hawaiiantel.net 

COMING 

GIFT WRAP BOOTH 

Where: Kona Int. Market 

When: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Dec. 1-23 

Details: Project Hawaii Christmas Wish Program giftwrap booth to raise funds for the Homeless Keiki Holiday Christmas Party. 

Contact: Magin, 987-6018, projecthawaiiinc@yahoo.com 

HILO HIGH SCHOOL PTSA CHRISTMAS CRAFT FAIRE 

Where: Hilo High School cafeteria, 556 Waianuenue Ave. 

When: 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Dec. 1 

Details: Booths still available for annual fundraiser. Great gifts, holiday crafts, baked goods, yummy treats, jewelry, artwork, photography, dog/pet products, “Hello Kitty” items by local vendors. Free admission; lucky number drawings every half hour. 

Contact: Arlene, 935-4745 

ISLAND NATURALS COOKBOOK 

Where: Basically Books, Hilo 

When: 1 p.m. Dec. 1 

Details: Author Gina Franchini will talk story about the Island Naturals Cookbook that features healthy recipes using many locally grown ingredients, supporting our local farmers and food producers. 

Contact: Christine Reed, 961- 0144, bbinfo@hawaiiantel.net 

‘THE UNIVERSE TONIGHT’ 

Where: Mauna Kea Visitor Information Station 

When: 6 p.m. Dec. 1 

Details: Doug Johnstone of James Clerk Maxwell Telescope presents “Unveiling the Turbulent Birth of Stars: Why Many (Different) Eyes Are Better Than One.” Free monthly program. 

Contact: Janet Nathani, 961- 2180, nathani@hawaii.edu 

CFHT ANNUAL STAR GAZING PARTY 

Where: CFHT front lawn, Waimea 

When: 7 p.m. Dec. 1 

Details: Right after the Waimea Christmas Twilight Parade, Canada France Hawaii Telescope will host annual star gazing party, with telescopes, hot beverages, keiki activities and an opportunity to talk to astronomers. Members of the West Hawaii Astronomy Club will also be there with their telescopes. 

Contact: Nadine Manset, 885- 3169, outreach@cfht.hawaii.edu 

YWCA HOLIDAY CRAFT FAIR & FESTIVAL OF TREES 

Where: YWCA of Hawaii Island, 145 Ululani St., Hilo 

When: 8 a.m. Dec. 1 

Details: Crafters and food vendors wanted for Holiday Craft Fair and Mini Festival of Trees. Call the YWCA at 935- 7141 for information. Applications are due Nov. 15. 

Contact: Lorraine Godoy, 217- 9385; Bevery Heikes, 938-3215; membership@ywcahawaiiisland.org 

‘CHRISTMAS AT HULIHE‘E’ 

Where: Hulihe‘e Palace 

When: 6 p.m. Dec. 1 

Details: Third annual benefit; $100. For palace restoration, W.H. Habitat for Humanity. Tickets: www.huliheechristmas.org, or call 756-8928. 

Contact: Margo Takata, 331- 8010, pr@habitatwesthawaii.org 

HILO HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE 

Where: Hilo Recycling & Transfer Station, Leilani Street 

When: 7:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Dec. 1 

Details: Free. Sponsored by County of Hawaii Department of Environmental Management. For a list of acceptable and non-acceptable materials, visit http://www.hawaiizerowaste.org/recycle/household-hazardous/. No business or farm waste and no e-waste allowed. 

Contact: Chris, 961-8554, recycle3@co.hawaii.hi.us 

PHIS HO`OLAULE`A 

Where: Pahoa High & Inter. 

When: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Dec. 1 

Details: Fun, annual event follows the Pahoa Christmas Parade. 

Contact: Carol Yanagisawa, 965-2150, ext 180; Carol_ Yanagisawa@notes.k12.hi.us 

‘ALOHA AINA BI MEMORIES’ 

Where: Hotel Honokaa 

When: 1:30-3:30 p.m. Dec. 2 

Details: “Aloha Aina: Big Island Memories” will be introduced at a reception, with readings by Jackie Pualani Johnson and Randal McEndree. Refreshments. Books may be purchased; cost is $25 for black-and-white edition, $45 for color edition. Proceeds benefit East Hawaii Cultural Council. 

Contact: Dennis Taniguchi, 961-5711, exec@ehcc.org 

VOLCANO HUNA TALK 

Where: Cooper Center 

When: 1 p.m. Dec. 2 

Details: Learn “Emergency Healing Techniques” from Hawaiian shaman/healer Serge Kahili King, beginning with Hawaiian legend, ending with Q&A. Free to all. 

Contact: 985-8880, serge@ huna.org 

HILO UNION SCHOLASTIC BOOK FAIR 

Where: Hilo Union School Library 

When: 7-8 a.m. Dec. 3-6 

Details: Give the gift of reading. Afternoons: 2-3 p.m. Monday, 1-3 p.m. Wednesday, with Expression Fest, 12:30-3 p.m. on Tuesday/Thursday. Benefits HUS Rainbow Readers. 

Contact: Lisa Leach, 933- 0900, ext. 234, lisa_leach@ notes.k12.hi.us 

35TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION 

Where: Mt. View Public/ School Library 

When: 5 p.m. Dec. 3 

Details: Public invited for refreshments, free drawings, entertainment by Mt. View Elementary School Chorus and Halau O Mailelaulani. Photo ops, book reading with Hawaiian Santa. Friends of Mt. View Library silent auction from 3-7 p.m. For all ages. Free. 

Contact: Carleen Corpuz, 968-2322 

MALAMA PERINATAL WALKING GROUP 

Where: Liliuokulani Park or Prince Kuhio Plaza Food Court 

When: 9:30 a.m. Dec. 4 

Details: Walking group for expectant mothers and support members to encourage physical activity while pregnant. Monthly on the first Tuesday. Meets at PKP only if raining. 

Contact: Angelina , 934-9823, malama@fsswh.org 

STUDENT POTTERY SALE 

Where: Higashi Hongwanji, Hilo 

When: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Dec. 1 

Details: Functional as well as artistic ceramic pieces. Support budding artists and get a great Christmas gift. 

Contact: Mary Nielsen, 982-8486, maryfnielsen@hotmail.com 

MOTTA POTTERY HOLIDAY 

Where: 46-4030 Pu’aono Road, Ahualoa, Honokaa 

When: 10 a.m. Dec. 1 

Details: Open studio from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and kiln opening at noon. 

Contact: Gordon Motta, 775- 0856, mottarts@hialoha.net 

‘THAT’S ENTERTAINMENT’ HOLIDAY EXHIBIT 

Where: Wailoa A&Cl Center 

When: 5-7 p.m. Dec. 7 

Details: Opening reception for the Doll Collectors Club of East Hawaii and Minihunes Miniature Group dynamic holiday exhibit, open throughout December. Free; refreshments will be served. 

Contact: Iris Gil, 933-0416, iviacrusis@yahoo.com 

WORKS OF LOVE ART AUCTIONS 

Where: Hawaii Island Adult Care 

When: 5:30 p.m. Dec. 7 

Details: Silent auction items, group artwork wall hangings made by HIAC participants, and live auction of donated items. Free entry for art viewing/purchasing; $15, dinner and Hawaiian music by Sean Robbins. 

Contact: Paula Uusitalo/ Momi Tellio, 961-3747, hiac@ hawaiiislandadultcare.org 

21ST CHRISTMAS FAIR 

Where: Sangha Hall, Hilo 

When: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Dec. 8 

Details: 21st Annual Christmas Arts, Crafts, Gifts & Food Fair offers handcrafted jewelry, koa, mango and milo wood products, unique and wide variety of items. 

Contact: 981-0518, hawaiiartsandcrafts@yahoo

CAREGIVERS SUPPORT GROUP 

Where: Church of Holy Cross 

When: 10 a.m. Dec. 11 

Details: Support for caregivers from knowledgeable community members and Alzheimer’s Association. If you help someone, please come and be helped. 

Contact: Chris Ridley, 443- 7360, ridley@hawaii.rr.com 

DEMENTIA CAREGIVERS SUPPORT GROUP 

Where: Aging/Disability RC 

When: 5 p.m. Dec. 12 

Details: If you help someone who suffers from forgetfulness, please come. Alzheimer’s Association will provide information and support. 

Contact: Chris Ridley, 443- 7360, ridley@hawaii.rr.com 

SUPPORT FOR FORGETFUL 

Where: Aging/Disability RC 

When: 5 p.m. Dec. 12 

Details: Support group for forgetful people and their family members. If you are forgetful please come and bring your family or friend. Alzheimer’s Association will provide information and support. 

Contact: Chris Ridley, 443- 7360, ridley@hawaii.rr.com 

SJS ALUMNI AWARDS NOMINATIONS 

Where: SJS High School office 

When: 4 p.m. Dec. 6 

Details: Nominations due at this time for Outstanding Leadership and Service Alumni awards to be presented at the Cardinal Ball on Feb. 10. Call 935-4936 for forms. 

Contact: Marlene Hapai, 966- 9894, mhapai@aol.com 

AUDREY WILSON BOOKS 

Where: Basically Books, Hilo 

When: 1 p.m. Dec. 8 

Details: Audrey Wilson will share cooking tips, history and insights into the local foods we all love to eat. “Aunty Audrey’s Big Island Eats” and “What The Big Island Likes to Eat” include recipes gathered from friends, family, chefs and restaurants. 

Contact: Christine Reed, 961- 0144, bbinfo@hawaiiantel.net 

‘DAUGHTERS OF FIRE’ BY TOM PEEK 

Where: Basically Books, Hilo 

When: 3 p.m. Dec. 8 

Details: Volcano resident and author Tom Peek reads from his new novel, “Daughters of Fire,” the story of a visiting astronomer who falls in love with a Hawaiian anthropologist. The lovers get caught up in murder and intrigue involving development, politics and the rumblings of a long-dormant volcano. 

Contact: Christine Reed, 961- 0144, bbinfo@hawaiiantel.net 

CHURCH CHRISTMAS SALE 

Where: Ainaloa Longhouse 

When: 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Dec. 8 

Details: Open Arms MCC hosts annual church rummage sale with new and used Christmas decorations, handmade wreaths and holiday specials. Clothing, household items, books and more. 

Contact: Rev. Debbie Martin, 937-0422, revelderdeb@aol.com 

KAILUA KALIKIMAKA 

Where: Kona Commons 

When: 7 p.m. Dec. 8 

Details: Kona Commons and KVBID present Kailua Kalikimaka — Dinner and a Movie. Bring the family for “The Grinch” starring Jim Carrey on the big screen in the Kona Commons parking lot! Free pictures with Santa, prize giveaways, entertainment. 

Contact: Nancy, 334-0005, nancy.sakamoto@cbre.com 

VOLCANO NATIVE PLANT SALE, CHEF’S BREAKFAST 

Where: Cooper Center, Wright Road, Volcano Village 

When: 8 a.m.-noon Dec. 8 

Details: All kine stuffs, new and used. Native plants, local honey and produce, crafts, locally made jewelry, art, furniture. Book store, thrift shop open. Pancakes, ono grinds, soups. Benefits Volcano Friends Feeding Friends. 

Contact: Barbara Toles, 967-7800 

KEAAU CHRISTMAS PARADE 

Where: Keaau Village Market 

When: 5:30 p.m. Dec. 8 

Details: Ninth annual Keaau Christmas Lighted Parade. 

Contact: Arlin, 966-4853, acias3@msn.com 

KAILUA-KONA HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE 

Where: Kailua (Kealakehe) Recycling & Transfer Station 

When: 7:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Dec. 8 

Details: Free. Sponsored by County of Hawaii Department of Environmental Management. Visit http://www. hawaiizerowaste.org/recycle/ household-hazardous/. No business, farm or e-waste. 

Contact: Chris, 961-8554, recycle3@co.hawaii.hi.us 

6TH ANNUAL HPP HOWLING HOLIDAYS 

Where: HPP Community Center 

When: 7-11 a.m. Dec. 9 

Details: Fundraiser for Rainbow Friends Animal Sanctuary. Fun walk, doggie activities, prizes and photos with Santa. Visit www.rainbowfriends.org for details and a registration/sponsorship form to compete for the grand prize – a suite at the Hapuna Prince. Call for more info. 

Contact: Mary Rose Krijgsman, 982-5110, mail@rainbowfriends.org 

KALANIANAOLE SCC BOARD 

Where: Teachers lounge 

When: 4 a.m. Dec. 10 

Details: Agenda items: school self-assessment relating to the new state DOE strategic plan; identifying strengths and needs areas for consideration in new academic and financial plan; continued discussion regarding school uniforms; planning for Dec. meeting. Public comments welcome. 

Contact: Robin Miller, 964-9700 

HABITAT FOR HUMANITY SILENT AUCTION 

Where: Prince Kuhio Plaza 

When: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Dec. 14-16 

Details: Hale Aloha O Hilo Habitat for Humanity third annual silent auction featuring last-minute, creative, fun Christmas gift items. Donations of items welcomed. 

Contact: Michele M. Robles, 640-2407, Michele_Robles@ yahoo.com 

LYNN FARR ‘WHAT’S COOKIN’?’ 

Where: Basically Books, Hilo 

When: 11 a.m. Dec. 15 

Details: Lynn Farr is still off the grid in her latest book, “Off The Grid: What’s Cookin’?” This time, her third memoir comes with a collection of recipes that are fabulous, yet off-grid feasible. 

Contact: Christine Reed, 961- 0144, bbinfo@hawaiiantel.net 

STUDENT MUSIC RECITAL 

Where: EHCC, 141 Kalakaua St. 

When: 4 p.m. Dec. 16 

Details: Teacher Cathy Young and students of Young Music Studio present free piano recital open to the public. 

Contact: Claudine, 961-5711, admin@ehcc.org 

WORLD OF MAGIC 

Where: Palace Theater, Hilo 

When: 11 a.m. Dec. 16 

Details: Created by Annetta Lucero & Noah Moore of Terminal Circus. All ages invited to midday event of spell-binding entertainment and treats. This year the annual Hilo Elks “World of Magic” performance is themed “Circus Holly-Daze” and is a ridiculously wondrous Circus-Theater production boasting amazing skills, great characters and family fun. Admission is free; donations accepted. For questions, please call Lily at the Hilo Elks Lodge at 935-1717. 

Contact: 934-7010, info@hilopalace.com 

SPLASH INTO WHALE SEASON! 

Where: Pu’ukohola Heiau, Kawaihae 

When: 9 a.m. Dec. 21 

Details: Join staff and volunteers from the National Park Service and NOAA Hawaiian Islands Humpback Whale National Marine Sanctuary for the official kickoff event of the 2013 whale season. Event includes 9-11 a.m. whale watching, special presentation 11 a.m.-noon. 

Contact: Greg Cunningham, 882-7218, ext. 1011, gregory_ cunningham@nps.gov 

JOHN C WILLIAMS BOOK 

Where: Basically Books, Hilo 

When: 1-3 p.m. Dec. 23 

Details: Book signing for local author John C Williams. 

Contact: Christine Reed, 961- 0144, bbinfo@hawaiiantel.net 

OCEAN FILM FESTIVAL 

Where: Waimea, Kohala 

When: Jan. 3-6, 8-11 

Details: Films, activities in celebration of ocean and island culture. Jan. 3-6, Waimea venues; Jan. 8-11 at Four Seasons Resort Hualalai. Early-bird rates through Nov. 15. 

Contact: Tania, 854-6095, info@waimeaoceanfilm.org 

ONGOING 

MALL WALKERS AT PKP 

Where: Prince Kuhio Plaza 

When: Through Dec. 13 

Details: Tuesdays, Thursdays, 9:30-11:30 a.m., 5-7 p.m. Register at office or at food court. 

Contact: 959-3555, beverly. crudele@ggp.com 

FREE SKATE FRIDAYS 

Where: Wainaku Gym 

When: 6-8 p.m. Fridays 

Details: Big Island Babes invites rollerskaters; protective equipment required. 

Contact: Kate Wood, 993- 9428, cubfankate@yahoo.com 

PAHOA ROTARY CLUB 

Where: Akebono The ater 

When: 6 p.m. Tuesdays 

Details: Help serve with Rotary Club of Pahoa Sunset. 

Contact: Alan Lakritz, 987- 5520, einstein.alan@gmail. com

GUILD OF GAMES CLUB 

Where: UH-Hilo Hale Kehau 

When: 5 p.m. Fridays 

Details: Friday Night Magic: casual play, board games; tournaments at 5:30 p.m. See guild’s Facebook page. 

Contact: Mark at 961-1795, toys4UHilo@gmail.com 

ORCHID ISLE UMPIRES 

Where: Kamana Senior Center 

When: 7 p.m. second Tuesday 

Details: Meets monthly. Open to all interested in umpiring baseball or softball. 

Contact: Norman Kaaihue, 989- 8788, umpire54@yahoo.com 

KINOOLE FARMERS MARKET 

Where: 1990 Kinoole St., Hilo 

When: 6:30 a.m. Saturdays 

Details: Hawaii Farm Bureau Federation event; fruit, vegetables, flowers, baked goods, andagi, soups; free tai-chi lessons at 9 a.m. 

Contact: Nate, 937-2663 

KANIKAPILA JAM SESSIONS 

Where: VAC Niaulani Campus 

When: 6 p.m. Wednesdays 

Details: Bring an instrument. 

Contact: 967-8222, julie@volcanoartcenter.org 

VOLCANO FARMERS MARKET 

Where: Cooper Center, Volcano 

When: 6-10 a.m. Sundays 

Details: EBT cards accepted. Lots to see and buy, from produce to ono grinds. Contact Linda Ugalde, 936-9705. 

Contact: allank3@gmail.com 

NEW MOON ONENESS 

Where: 996 Iolani St., Hilo 

When: 6:30 p.m. monthly 

Details: People of various beliefs gather in meditation on Monday closest to the new moon. Vegetarian potluck. 

Contact: Cynthia, 640-2345, torian1103@yahoo.com 

CAT AND DOG 

OVERPOPULATION CLINICS 

Where: Keaau Village Market 

When: 10-11:30 a.m., second Sunday of each month 

Details: Nonprofit Hui Pono Holoholona public meeting to share ideas, concerns, energy with group dedicated to reducing animal overpopulation via spaying/neutering. 

Contact: Frannie Pueo, 968-8279, webmistress@hphhawaii.org 

FARM, ART MARKET 

Where: Seaview Performing Arts 

When: 8 a.m.-12:30 p.m. 

Details: Every Saturday, with farmers, artists and service vendors. Swap meet every second Saturday. EBT welcomed. 

Contact: Jenna Way, 965-8756, info@hawaiispace.com 

HAWAIIAN FARMERS 

MARKET 

Where: Railroad and Makaala, Hilo 

When: 7: a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays 

Details: Produce, plants, flowers, food; event programs. 

Contact: Howard, 769-3989; Russell, 959-6073; hawaiianfarmersmarket@yahoo.com 

 

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