Tea Talk (Monthly Community Bonding over tea)

Community building in a stress-free, judgement-free, hate-free zone.

Event Date 04-09-2019 5:15 pm
Event End Date 04-09-2019 7:15 pm
Fiction Book Club

Fiction Book Club meets the Second 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.

Event Date 04-09-2019 6:00 pm
Event End Date 04-09-2019 7:30 pm
Ki‘i Demonstration

Hawaiians carved ki‘i (statues) to represent forces of nature, gods, guardians, and the spiritual world. Acclaimed artist James Kanani Kaulukukui, Jr., who has worked on the sacred site of Ke Kahua o Kaneiolouma Heiau on Kaua‘i, will share his expertise and...

Event Date 04-10-2019 10:00 am
Event End Date 04-10-2019 12:00 pm
2nd Annual Hilo Cacao & Chocolate Festival

Free to the public and hosted by the East Hawaii Cacao  Association! 

Event Date 04-13-2019 9:00 am
Event End Date 04-13-2019 4:00 pm
Kokua Historic Kailua Village – Shop, Dine & Buy Local

Over 100 Kokua Kailua vendors gather once a month on Alii Drive, from Kailua Pier to Hualalai Road, to showcase shop local opportunities, entertainment and delicious munchies. Local artisans and crafters, musicians and friendly merchants welcome the crowd. Dogs on leashes are welcome.


Event Date 04-14-2019 1:00 pm
Event End Date 04-14-2019 6:00 pm
A Walk into the Past with Dr. Thomas A. Jaggar

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., noon and 2 p.m. Each performance is about an hour. 

Event Date 04-16-2019 10:00 am
Event End Date 04-16-2019 11:00 am
The Amazing, Almost Unbelievable, Story of the Coconut Palm.

The coconut palm is beautiful, iconic, useful and deeply connected with many cultures. Palm expert John Stallman guides us on the epic journey of the modern coconut palm, from its...

Event Date 04-16-2019 7:00 pm
Event End Date 04-16-2019 8:30 pm

Each month an invited speaker presents a different topic. Attendees are encouraged to bring their own lunch, enjoy an informal and educational talk-story session, and meet others interested in "Finding Solutions, Growing Peace." Free and open to the public.

Event Date 04-18-2019 12:00 pm
Event End Date 04-18-2019 2:00 pm
Fee-Free Day!

Come take a hike on one of our newly re-opened trails, or walk out to the Keanakāko‘i side of Halema‘uma‘u to see where Crater Rim Drive slid into the crater during last year’s eruptive activity! 

Event Date 04-20-2019 6:00 am
Event End Date 04-20-2019 11:00 pm
Junior Ranger Day at Kahuku.

The Kahuku Unit will debut its new Junior Ranger Program and wooden junior ranger badge! Keiki who complete the junior ranger handbook (illustrated by Hawai‘i artists) will earn the badge, a junior ranger certificate, and will be sworn in as a National Park Service junior ranger. Free! 

Event Date 04-20-2019 9:00 am
Event End Date 04-20-2019 4:00 pm