SUNDAY, Jan. 27
LUNCH WITH A RANGER AT KAHUKU
Where: Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Kahuku Unit, Kahuku gate, mauka of Highway 11 at 70.5 mile marker
When: 11:30 a.m. Jan. 27, Feb. 17, March 17, March 30
Details: Bring a bag lunch and join park rangers in an open discussion on topics ranging from land management and conservation issues to environmental and cultural history. Drive through the Kahuku gate; park and go to the visitor contact tent near the ranch buildings. Meet at the activities board for the location and topic of the day. No advance registration required.
Contact: 985-6011, havo_ firstname.lastname@example.org
WALKING IN THE WILD MEDITATION
Where: ‘Iole, the Historic Bond Homestead, 53-496 ‘Iole Road, Kapaau
When: 8:30-10 a.m. Feb. 2
Details: Gavin Harrison leads a silent hike on the first Saturday of each month. Suggested donation: $10- $15.
Contact: info@iolehawaii. com or 889-5151
DENNIS AGUIAR PORTUGUESE DAY IN THE PARK
Where: Gilbert Carvalho Park, 850 Waianuenue Ave., Hilo
When: 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Feb. 10
Details: The annual Dennis Aguiar Portuguese Day In The Park is sponsored by Hawaii Island Portuguese Chamber of Commerce to celebrate all things Portuguese. Lots of good things to eat, see and learn.
Contact: Margo Aguiar, 557- 8149, puuhina@hawaiiantel. ne