Just for Keiki


COMING 

SANTA STORYTIME BREAKFAST 

Where: St. Joseph School cafeteria 

When: 7-11 a.m. Dec. 8 

Details: Community invited to pancake breakfast with Santa and Mrs. Claus. Enjoy festive morning as Santa reads stories to keiki. Shop at Scholastic Book Fair for gifts and enjoy fluffy pancakes, sausage, juice and coffee. Meal service from 7:30-10 a.m. Tickets $6 in advance, $7 at the door. Call 935-4935. 

Contact: Teresa Fuata, 935- 4935, tfuata@yahoo.com 

KEIKI FUN RUN, HEALTH FAIR 

Where: Waiakea High School 

When: 9 a.m. Dec. 8 

Details: WHS Health Services Academy and STAR Academy sponsor a fun run and health fair for grades K-5. Registration, $10 entry due Dec. 1. Applications on WHS website and from P.E. teacher. 

Contact: 974-4888, ext. 225; jamie_nekoba@notes.k12.hi.us 

ELKS HOOP SHOOT 

Where: Hilo Armory 

When: 8:30 a.m. Dec. 8 

Details: Free throw contest for boys, girls ages 8-13 as of April 1, 2013. Prizes available/free trip to the mainland if qualify. Visit www.elks.org/hoopshoot. 

Contact: Nathan Suganuma, 937-1948, n8ks@hotmail.com 

PARKER OPEN HOUSE 

Where: Parker School, Waimea 

When: 9-11 a.m. Dec. 8 

Details: Students in grades K-12, families invited. Visit www.parkerschool.net. 

Contact: Ann Renick, 885-7933, Admissions@parkerschool.net 

HOLIDAY CRAFTMAKING 

Where: Hilo Public Library 

When: 3 p.m. Dec. 15 

Details: Learn how to make crafts such as greeting cards, Christmas stars and dreidels! Open to preschoolers up to grade 6. Free. Registration required; limited to 20. 

Contact: Jack Hallin, 933-8888 

WINTER AT ‘IMILOA 

Where: ‘Imiloa Astronomy Center 

When: 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Dec. 17-21 

Details: Drop-off starts at 7:30 a.m., with pick-up by 4 p.m. Visit wwwimiloahawaii.org to register. $200; member discount. 

Contact: 969-9703, info@imiloahawaii.org 

WAIAKEA UKA WINTER 

Where: Waiakea Uka Gym 

When: 8 a.m. Dec. 17 

Details: Parks & Recreation registering grades 1-6. Intercession Dec. 17-28. $35. Call. 

Contact: Dean Goya, 959-9047 

WAINAKU GYM WINTER 

Where: Wainaku Gym 

When: 8 a.m. Dec. 17 

Details: Parks & Recreation registering grades 1-6. Intercession Dec. 17-28. $35. Call. 

Contact: Scott Oune, 961-8738 

32ND HI-PAL WINTER BASKETBALL CLASSIC 

Where: Various East Hawaii gyms 

When: 8:30 a.m. Dec. 26 

Details: The 32nd Annual HI-PAL Winter Basketball Classic will be played Dec. 26-29 in Hilo. Dec. 14 is deadline to register for the tournament open to boys and girls ages 5-14. Fee is $80 per team, $60 for 8-and-under category. 

Contact: Joey Botelho Jr., 961- 2220/961-8121, jbhipal@hotmail.com 

HTY’S ‘MUSUBI MAN’ TO VISIT HILO 

Where: Hilo Public Library 

When: 1 p.m. Jan. 9 

Details: Lee Cataluna adaptation of isle children’s book. Honolulu Theatre for Youth performs; suggested for ages 2-5. Free. Sponsored by Friends of the Library. 

Contact: Leslie Chow, 933-8890 

ONGOING 

AIKIDO for GRADES 3-6 

Where: Aikido of Hilo 

Details: Kids learn to protect themselves using reconciliation, harmony and avoidance, not fighting. Call to register. 

Contact: Barbara, 935-2454, AikidoOfHilo@hawaiiantel.net 

HACKY SACK CLUB 

Where: Lincoln Park, Hilo 

When: 2-3 p.m. Wednesdays, Saturdays 

Details: Hilo Footbag Club teaches skills, tricks with hacky sack for ages 8 and up. 

Contact: Janet, 969-7888, VillageToyShopHilo@gmail.com 

ARTDAY SATURDAY 

Where: Hilo Farmer’s Market 

When: 1-3 p.m. first/third Saturdays of each month, except for Dec. 1, when ArtDay meets in HPP as part of studio tour. 

Details: Free arts and crafts event for keiki of all ages. 

Contact: Hopper, 937-6049 

FREE BABY MASSAGE 

Where: 42 Kinoole St., Hilo 

When: 9 a.m. Mondays 

Details: Kamehameha Schools Hiilani Program classes for keiki, newborn to 8 months. Families learn massage strokes, benefits. 

Contact: Napua Rosehill, 969- 3883, narosehi@ksbe.edu 

BEST FRIENDS DANCE 

Where: YWCA, downtown Hilo 

When: Wednesdays 

Details: Fun movement program for keiki via martial arts, yoga and free-form dance. Big Buddy and Me, 9:30 a.m.; Best Friends, ages 3-6, 10:30 a.m. 

Contact: Jennifer Bell, 982- 7519, fritznjen@hotmail.com 

KEIKI THEATER ART 

Where: E.H. Cultural Center 

When: 10 a.m.-noon Saturdays 

Details: Lee Michael Walzcuk teaches mask-making, mime, puppetry to ages 4 1⁄2-11; $10. 

Contact: Linda Craig, 961- 5711, info@ehcc.org 

WOODWORKING 

Where: E.H. Cultural Center 

When: 3:30-4:30 p.m. Fridays 

Details: Rosanne McGuire teaches children ages 4 and up; $48/$60 per month. 

Contact: Linda Craig, 961- 5711, info@ehcc.org 

JAZZ DANCE CLASSES 

Where: YWCA of HI Island 

When: 4:15-5:30 p.m. Fridays 

Details: Angela Woods teaches grades 3 on up. 

Contact: Hoku Sumiki, 935- 7141, ext. 211, hsumiki@ywcahawaiiisland.org 

 

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