Fish, Coastline Topics Of Hanauma Bay Talks
Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve presents free public lectures each Thursday night this month on a variety of UH Sea Grant-supported UH graduate trainee research projects. The programs begin at 6:30 p.m. in the park’s Cynthia M. Bond Memorial Theater on the dates below.
• Feb. 6 — “He‘ eia Fishpond” with Angela Hi‘ilei Kawelo, founder and executive director of Paepae o He‘eia;
• Feb. 13 — “Managing Hawaii’s Coasts” with Leo Asuncion, planning program manager of Hawaii Coastal Zone Management Program;
• Feb. 20 — “Got Tang? Development of Culture Methods for Yellow Tang as a Way to Help Conserve Hawaii’s Coral Reefs” with Chad Callan, Oceanic Institute research scientist;
• Feb. 27 — To be announced.
For more information, call the UH Sea Grant Program office at 956-7031 or 397-5840. Fishpond help Volunteers are welcome at a community workday from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at He‘ eia Fishpond. Visit paepaeoheeia.org. Docent training Hui o Koolaupoko conducts docent training from 9 a.m. to noon Feb. 8 for those who want to guide Saturday boat tours on Kaneohe Bay for Paradise Bay Resort. Call 381-7202. PAL volleyball signups Kaneohe Community PAL Volleyball League signs up players age 6-15 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. today and each Saturday through Feb. 22 at Heeia Community Park. Call 247-1558.
Sunday February 9
Ho‘omaluhia art show Likeke hike Ko‘olaupoko Hawaiian Civic Club leads a cultural tour of the Likeke Trail, down the Old Pali Road, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Call 2358111 for reservations and details. Blood drive Hawaii Blood Bank has a donor drive from 7 a.m. to noon at Kailua Town Center. Call 848-4770.
Monday February 10
Waimanalo board meets Waimanalo Neighborhood Board meets at 7 p.m. at Bellows’ National Guard auditorium. Call 768-3710.
Tuesday February 11
George and friends Pohai Nani presents a free public concert of old and new Hawaiian music by George Kaimalama and friends at 7 p.m. in the auditorium. Call 234-6639. Parenting classes Castle Medical Center has a class on infant safety from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. for new and expectant parents. Fee is $15 per person. Additional topics this month are in newborn care (5:30 p.m. Feb. 18, $30 for two) breastfeeding (5:30 p.m. Feb. 19, $25) and healthy pregnancy (6 p.m. Feb. 26, free). Call 263-5400 or visit castlemed.org. Enlightenment Benny Silverman and Robyn Busfield conduct “a transformational, enlightening and heart-opening event” from 10:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. at Windward Unity
Stargazing Hokulani Imaginarium will present “Stargazing” at 7 p.m. Feb. 12 at WCC. Admission is $7 to $5. Call 235-7433. Board meeting Kahaluu Neighborhood Board will meet at 7 p.m. Feb. 12 at KEY Project, and Koolauloa will meet at 6 p.m. Feb. 13 at Hauula Community Center. Call 768-3710. Valentine greetings The Sounds of Aloha Chorus will deliver singing Valentines from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Feb. 13 and 9 a.m.-9 p.m. Feb. 14 at workplaces, homes, hospitals and more. To reserve a special greeting from the chorus, call 2627664, or visit 262SONG.com.