TODAY, Nov. 10
NORTHERN CALIFORNIA POTLUCK GATHERING
Where: Kapoho Hotpond
When: 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Nov. 10
Details: All Northern California transplants invited to annual picnic. Bring a dinner dish to share and your own table service. Call for more info.
Contact: Jackie, 965-1203; Diane, 965-8494
SUNDAY, Nov. 11
VETERAN’S DAY 5K RUN/ WALK
Where: Parking lot of Coconut Island, Moku Ola in Hilo
When: 7:30 a.m. Nov. 11
Details: Fun run/walk around Hilo Bayfront to pay tribute to all veterans. Free to all service members, both active duty and veterans. Everyone welcomed with a $5 donation to American Cancer Society.
Contact: Wayne Joseph, 969- 7400, email@example.com
MONDAY, Nov. 12
HONEY TASTING TALK-STORY WEEK
Where: Volcano Island Honey Co. Farm, Ahualoa
When: 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Nov. 12-15
Details: Chat with beekeeper, watch bees at work in a hive, taste-test honey. Talk-story and bee observation 10-11 a.m. and 2-3 p.m. on Monday, Wednesday and Thursday.
Contact: 775-1000, firstname.lastname@example.org
WAIMEA OUTDOOR CIRCLE PLANT SALE CELEBRATION
Where: Ulu La‘au, the Waimea Nature Park
When: 9 a.m. Nov. 17
Details: Waimea Outdoor Circle celebrates the 100th anniversary of The Outdoor Circle at its park located behind Canada France Hawaii Telescope headquarters. Featuring a wide variety of plants for sale, live music with John Keawe, workshops, demonstrations and exhibits, ono food; free cake and ice cream.
Contact: Cheryl Langton, 936-1468
KEAUHOU BIRD TOUR
When: 8 a.m. Dec. 8
Details: See rare birds at Keauhou sanctuary. Tours at 8 a.m., 10 a.m., noon, 2 p.m. Reservations required. $10.
Contact: Rosanna Leighton, 985-7218, kbccopenhouse@ gmail.com