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22
Jul
2019

Monday Night Jazz Jam

07-22-2019 6:00 pm -9:00 pm
Monday Night Jazz Jam

 

jazz jam

Bring your favorite charts & the instrument of your choice or enjoy the vibrations of people improvising together in the Jazz Tradition, 6-9pm every Monday night.

Free for all ages.

Please have a knowledge of the repertoire, facility on your instrument, a positive attitude & the ability to site read helps.

Listen to past Jazz Jam live streams on our YouTube page. www.youtube.com/kukuaustudio

 

 

22
Jul
2019

Iliahi: The Story of Sandalwood in Hawaii

07-22-2019 7:00 pm -8:00 pm
Iliahi: The Story of Sandalwood in Hawaii

Did you know: The largest forests of sandalwood on the planet once grew in the Hawaiian Islands? In what’s been called one of the darkest chapters in Hawai‘i’s history, the infamous sandalwood trade of the early 1800s rendered this valuable commodity “commercially extinct,” and left the people and landscapes of our islands forever changed.

23
Jul
2019

A Walk into the Past

07-23-2019 10:00 am -11:00 am
A Walk into the Past

Walk back to 1912, and meet the founder of the Hawaiian Volcano Observatory, Dr. Thomas A. Jaggar, at the edge of Kīlauea Volcano.
Dressed in period costume, Ka‘ū actor-director Dick Hershberger brings the renowned geologist to life.
At 10 a.m., 12 noon and 2 p.m. Each performance is about an hour. 

23
Jul
2019

Iliahi: The Story of Sandalwood in Hawai'i

07-23-2019 3:00 pm -4:00 pm
Iliahi: The Story of Sandalwood in Hawai'i

Did you know: The largest forests of sandalwood on the planet once grew in the Hawaiian Islands? In what’s been called one of the darkest chapters in Hawai‘i’s history, the infamous sandalwood trade of the early 1800s rendered this valuable commodity “commercially extinct,” and left the people and landscapes of our islands forever changed.

23
Jul
2019

Non-Fiction Book Club

07-23-2019 6:00 pm -7:30 pm
Non-Fiction Book Club

Fiction Book Club meets the Fourth Tuesday of Every Month at 6:00PM 

This group is open to everyone just show up and join in the fun. Bring an appetizer or beverage (wine is ok) to share.

23
Jul
2019

Mystery: Tale of the Wanderer

07-23-2019 7:00 pm -7:30 pm
Mystery: Tale of the Wanderer

A rediscovered rock near an overgrown hiking trail within Hawaii Volcanoes National Park reveals mysterious letters and words carved into it: Wanderer. What unfolds next are the amazing voyages of...

24
Jul
2019

Kahili Demonstration

07-24-2019 10:00 am -2:00 pm
Kahili Demonstration

Create your own small kāhili pa‘a lima, a handheld feather standard.

25
Jul
2019

Portuguese Stone Oven Baking

07-25-2019 12:30 pm -1:00 pm
Portuguese Stone Oven Baking

The Kona Historical Society practices the traditional art of baking Portuguese bread in a large wood-fired forno, come and watch as staff and people from the community get together to talk story, roll dough, and bake it. 

25
Jul
2019

Shakespeare in the Park: Hamlet!

07-25-2019 7:30 pm -10:30 pm
Shakespeare in the Park: Hamlet!

FREE! ~ FREE! ~ FREE! Join us for Shakespeare in the Park, RAIN OR SHINE! Bring umbrellas, cushions, lawn chairs, blankets, etc, and join us for a trip to Denmark!

26
Jul
2019

Stewardship at the Summit

07-26-2019 8:45 am -12:00 pm
Stewardship at the Summit

Volunteer to help remove invasive, non-native plant species that prevent native plants from growing in Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park, a World Heritage Site.