Clubs


 TODAY, Nov. 10 

CHESS CLUB 

Where: Puueo Comm. Center 

When: 9:15 a.m. Saturdays 

Details: Big Island Chess Club-Hilo welcomes people of all ages and any playing level. Free. Experienced players are on hand to teach the absolute beginners. 

Contact: Bob Akamine, 935- 0364, bobpobox@gmail.com 

DAV CHAPTER 6 

Where: Kamana Senior Center, 127 Kamana St.,, Hilo 

When: 11 a.m. Nov. 10 

Details: General meeting, with important issues to be discussed. Please bring a grab-bag gift valued at $10. Donations also will be accepted for upcoming annual holiday luncheon. 

Contact: Commander Harold Bugado, 959-6449, kamauohana@yahoo.com 

4-H PHOTOGRAPHY CLUB 

Where: Komohana Extension & Research Center 

When: 8 a.m. Nov. 10 

Details: Interested youths invited. Club is led by professional photographer Jeff Ikeda. Start time is early morning so kids are able to come out before soccer matches, etc. Please RSVP if interested. 

Contact: Becky Settlage, 969- 8213, settlage@hawaii.edu 

KAIWIKI ROAD CLEANUP 

Where: Meet at Kaiwiki Park 

When: 9 a.m. Nov. 10 

Details: Group supplies plastic gloves, trash bags, soft drinks. If it’s wet, postpone to following Saturday. Potluck lunch at 2427 Kaiwiki Rd. at 11:30 a.m. 

Contact: Cindy Inoue, 961- 9277, cindykondo@msn.com 

HILO ORCHID SOCIETY 

Where: Kamana Sr. Center 

When: 2 p.m. Nov. 10 

Details: Ben Oliveros will show pictures from huge shows in Singapore, Japan. See what best orchid shows in the world are like without leaving Hilo. All invited. Doors open at 1:30 p.m. 

Contact: Sheryl Rawson, 333- 1852, hiloorchidshow@gmail.com 

MONDAY, Nov. 12 

ZONTA CLUB OF HILO BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION 

Where: Naniloa Volcanoes Resort Sandalwood Room 

When: 5:30 p.m. Nov. 12 

Details: Dinner program: “Flip Out.” Three Filipina — Made in America, Made to survive. Local Filipina in their 60s tell their life stories, exploring and exploding myths about Filipinos. $22 per person. Contact team captain. 

Contact: Eleanor Hirano, 895- 8156, jean_eam@yahoo.com 

TUESDAY, Nov. 13 

AARP E. HAWAII CHAPTER 

Where: Kamana Senior Center, 127 Kamana St, Hilo 

When: 11 a.m. Nov. 13 

Details: Naomi Bartholomew, HHSC, will speak about food-borne illnesses as well as diet and health issues for seniors. 

Contact: Rochelle Ribbentrop, 967-7563, rochelle.ribbentrop@gmail.com 

BIG ISLAND BEEKEEPERS ASSOCIATION 

Where: Kamana Senior Center 

When: 5 p.m. Nov. 13 

Details: Meeting, annual potluck and elections. Please invite a friend and bring a pupu to share. Group will hold quarterly meeting and choose new officers for the upcoming year. Bee there. 

Contact: Heather O’Connell, 914-584-6320 

COMING 

4-H JUNIOR MASTER GARDENERS 

Where: Boys & Girls Club, Hilo 

When: 10 a.m. Nov. 17 

Details: Like to garden, or want to learn? Plan to join us twice a month and become a certified Junior Master Gardener as you learn about plant development, soils, landscaping, insects and diseases, and grow yummy fruits and veggies. 

Contact: Becky Settlage, 969- 8213; Matt Therrien, 961-5536; settlage@hawaii.edu 

 

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