Outdoors


SATURDAY, April 6 

KOHALA FARM TO FORK TOUR 

Where: ‘Iole Hawaii, ‘Iole Road, Kapaau 

When: 1 p.m. April 6 

Details: Tour and taste at three farms within Historic Bond District. $10; register at www.foodhubkohala.org. 

Contact: Karla, 224-1404, karla@ andreadean.com 

SUNDAY, April 7 

FREE HOBIE KAYAK DEMO 

Where: Reeds Bay-Ice Ponds Keaukaha, 92 Kalanianaole Ave., Hilo 

When: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. April 7 

Details: Come try out a new Hobie Kayak Mirage. Peddle drive kayaks, both single and tandem, available for test ride. All ages welcome. Sponsored by East Hawaii Watersports in cooperation with Plentypupule kayaks. 

Contact: Janno, 933-9930, easthawaiiwatersports@gmail.com 

MONDAY, April 8 

PUNA CANOE CLUB 

Where: Hilo Bayfront green canoes 

When: 3:30 p.m. April 8 

Details: Puna Canoe Club begins practice for upcoming season. Anyone interested in participating in the sport of outrigger paddling is invited to attend. Beginners of all ages welcome. Practice times: Boys, Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, 3:30 p.m.; girls, Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, 3:30 p.m.; adult women, Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, 5 p.m.; adult men, Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, 5 p.m. 

Contact: 965-7614, kamaili@easthawaii.net 

COMING 

WAIMEA OUTDOOR CIRCLE SPRING PLANT SALE 

Where: Ulu La‘au, the Waimea Nature Park, behind Canada France Hawaii Telescope headquarters 

When: 9 a.m. April 13 

Details: Waimea Outdoor Circle annual sale features wide variety of plants, including natives, ornamentals and citrus trees; crafts, food and exhibits. Tour park and hike Streamside Trail of Waimea. Free admission and parking. 

Contact: Cheryl Langton, 936-1468, clangton@hawaii.rr.com 

OCEAN DAY HAWAII 

Where: Hilo Bayfront Beach 

When: 10 a.m.-3 p.m. April 21 

Details: Sixth annual UH-Hilo Ocean Day Hawaii Malama Kanaloa Festival. Interactive displays, activities, booths; fishing games, marine critter touch tanks, mask/puppet making, marine-life block-printing, makahiki games, face painting, poi-pounding, seed planting; Kainani Kahaunaele, Lono Kanaka‘ole Trio and Ka ‘Umeke Kaeo. Food booths. Free. 

Contact: Erika Perry, 933-0707 

DIVE IN FOR EARTH DAY 

Where: Coconut Island parking lot 

When: 10 a.m. April 28 

Details: Join Nautilus Dive Center and Kids Dive In on search for underwater trashy treasure. Divers, kayakers, debris monitors needed; www.projectaware.org. 

Contact: Carey Yost, 982-7292, cyost@hawaii.edu 

 

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