TODAY, August 4
TAISHOJI BON DANCE
Where: Taishoji Soto Mission
When: 7-11 p.m. Aug. 4
Details: A short service at 7 p.m. will be followed by dancing to traditional and new songs. Snacks and cool drinks at the concession. Taishoji Taiko will perform at about 9 p.m. All invited.
Contact: Rev. John Myoshin Lang, 935-8407
ISLANDS OF ORCHIDS IN 60TH ANNUAL SHOW
Where: Kanaka`ole Stadium
When: Orchid show continues on Aug. 4-5
Details: Hilo Orchid Society 60th annual Show and Sale. Gorgeous displays, sales of rare and unusual orchids and related products, refreshments, entertainment. For list of seminars, entertainers, visit www. hiloorchidsociety.org. Show hours are 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Aug. 4; 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Aug. 5.
Contact: Sheryl, 333-1852, firstname.lastname@example.org
FRIDAY, August 10
SQUARE FOOT GARDENING
Where: Komohana Ag Complex, 875 Komohana St., Hilo
When: 10 a.m. Aug. 10
Details: Master Gardener Kareen Haskin will demonstrate how to build a square foot garden in the demonstration garden behind the Cooperative Extension Service. Master Gardeners will be on hand to answer your herb and vegetable gardening questions. Drive through the parking lot and down the gravel road to the garden. Event is free, open to the public.
Contact: Kendal Lyon, 494-4732, email@example.com