Outdoors


 

 TODAY, Sept. 15 

GET THE DRIFT & BAG IT! 

Where: Isle beaches, waterways 

When: 8 a.m. Sept. 15 

Details: Part of 27th Annual International Coastal Cleanup sponsored by Ocean Conservancy. 

Contact: Terry Miura, 961-8695 

SUNDAY, Sept. 16 

UNDERWATER & BEACH COASTAL CLEANUP 

Where: 4-Mile/James Kealoha Beach Park, Hilo 

When: 10 a.m. Sept. 16 

Details: Nautilus Dive Center & Kids Dive In need volunteers to help target underwater and shoreline debris in Hilo. Call, email for details. 

Contact: Carey Yost, 982- 7292, kidsdivein@usa.com 

COMING 

HAWAII NEI 2012: BIRD TOUR, PLANTING 

Where: Keauhou Bird Conservation Center, Volcano 

When: 9 a.m. Sept. 29 

Details: View alala, other endangered birds. Plant native species. $10. Register. 

Contact: 933-3171, mililani. browning@gmail.com 

NAMASTE’S 14TH BIRTHDAY BASH 

Where: Pana’ewa Rainforest Zoo & Gardens, Hilo 

When: 9 AM-4 p.m. Sept. 29 

Details: All invited to celebrate Namaste’s 14th birthday. Terry the Tiger will appear ffrom 10 a.m. to noon. County Band plays at 11 a.m. and Puka Ukulele Band at noon. Games, food, fun; petting zoo at 1:30 p.m., Namaste’s special dinner at 3:30 p.m. 

Contact: Pat Engelhard, 959-9233 (gift shop), engelharp001@gmail.com 

HIHS PET WALK-HILO 

Where: Liliuokalani Park 

When: 8 a.m. Oct. 27 

Details: Family friendly event; contests, prizes. Help raise pledges, support Hawaii Island Humane Society; www.HIHS.org. 

Contact: Donna, 329-8002, exec.dir@hihs.org 

HIHS PET WALK-KONA 

Where: Hale Halawai 

When: 8 a.m. Oct. 28 

Details: See previous listing. 

ONGOING 

BEACH WHEELCHAIR ACCESS 

Where: Richardson Ocean Park 

When: 10 a.m.-2:30 p.m. 

Details: Thursdays through Sept. 27. Mobi mats provide wheelchair access on sand. 

 

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