TODAY, July 7
HAWAIIAN QUILTING CLUB INVITES NEWBIES
Where: Keaau Comm. Center
When: 9 a.m. July 7
Details: Learn to sew a Hawaiian pillow, or kapa. Patterns are available. Keaau Community Center is located in back of the Keaau Police Station.
Contact: Merci, 959-7967
MONDAY, July 9
Where: Old St Joseph convent
When: 10 a.m. July 9
Details: Woody Kita will discuss veterans aid and support. Also on the agenda: status of KWV Memorial; candy sales schedule and disability reviews.
Contact: Bob Karp, 981-2126
MAKU‘U FARMERS MEETING
Where: Maku‘u Farmers Market
When: 6 p.m. July 9
Details: General membership meeting.
Contact: Paula Kekahuna, 896-5537, email@example.com
THURSDAY, July 12
HOSPITAL RETIREES’ CLUB
Where: Kim’s at Hilo Muni
When: 9:30 a.m. July 12
Details: Registration at 9:30 a.m., meeting at 10 a.m. Guest speakers: Dan Lindsay and Susan O’Neill of AARP.
Contact: Barbara Stremski, president, 959-8997, leau@ hawaiiantel.net
HILO GRANDMOTHERS CLUB
Where: Kay’s Family Restaurant
When: 5 p.m. July 12
Details: Join the grams for fellowship, no-host dinner. Friends and grandfathers welcome. Group sponsors Compassionate Callers for lonely people and shut-ins; call to get on the list.
Contact: Jherrie Rubeyiat, 966-4868, firstname.lastname@example.org
ELVIS ROCK-A-HULA-BABY FAN CLUB FUND RAISER
Where: 1397 Ala Kula St., Hilo
When: 7 a.m.-1 p.m. July 14
Details: Garage sale features clothing, household items, accessories, etc. Proceeds will go to a local charity organization. Listen to Elvis while you shop.
Contact: Kathy Antonio, 990- 4545, email@example.com
HILO ORCHID SOCIETY
Where: Kamana Senior Center
When: 2 p.m. July 14
Details: Alan Koch of Gold Country Orchids in Lincoln, Calif., is an expert in cattleya alliance and specializes in breeding miniatures. Find out more, learn how to grow. Public welcome. Come early and talk story with other orchid enthusiasts.
Contact: Sheryl Rawson, 333- 1852, firstname.lastname@example.org
HHS CLASS OF 1957
When: Sept. 14-15
Details: 55th reunion.
Contact: Gwen Amai Murai, (808) 358-2650, gwenmurai@ hawaiiantel.net
ROYAL GARDENS COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION
Where: Pahoa Comm. Center
When: 1 p.m. July 15
Details: Annual general meeting.
Contact: Robert Stearns, 443-3241
KAMEHAMEHA SCHOOLS CLASS OF ’70
Where: Ka‘upulehu Beach Club
When: 5 p.m. Oct. 26
Details: Classmates will gather Oct. 26-28 to celebrate their 60th birthdays.
Contact: 960-8128, email@example.com
GUILD OF GAMES CLUB
Where: UH-Hilo Hale Kehau dorm
When: 5 p.m. Fridays
Details: Friday Night Magic: casual play, board games; tournaments at 5:30 p.m. See guild’s Facebook page