SATURDAY, April 13
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, firstname.lastname@example.org
MONDAY, April 15
ANNUAL PURPLE UP! DAY
When: Noon April 15
Details: Army Reserve 9th MSC Child Youth & School Services, military partners and community partners invite everyone to wear purple on Monday, April 15. Purple symbolizes all branches of the military. Purple Up! acts as a visible way to show support and thank military youth for their strength and sacrifices. Everyone invited to celebrate these young heroes.
Contact: Becky Settlage, 969-8213, email@example.com
OCEAN DAY HAWAII MALAMA KANALOA FESTIVAL
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 AT
Where: Coconut Island parking lot
When: 10 a.m. April 28
Details: Join Nautilus Dive Center and Kids Dive In as they lead annual search for underwater trashy treasure. Divers, kayakers and debris monitors are needed; www.projectaware.org.
Contact: Carey, 982-7292, firstname.lastname@example.org
15TH ANNUAL PLANT SALE AT PANAEWA RAINFOREST ZOO
Where: Entrance circle to Panaewa Rainforest Zoo and Equestrian Center, above Highway 11, Hilo
When: 8 a.m. May 5
Details: Friends of the Zoo presents 15th annual plant sale just in time for Mother’s Day. Varieties including Vireya, Bamboo, Palms, Fruit trees, Water Garden plants and Orchids will be available from 8 a.m. until 2 p.m. Also, Master Gardeners will have fruit fly traps and Friends of the Zoo will have coffee and donuts for sale. No admission fee.
Contact: Dan Beer, 333-5658, dan. email@example.com