Archive for 2015

January 2016 happenings at Waianae Public Library

Greetings from Waianae Public Library-happy holidays.  Hope to see you in the new year. Waianae Public Library 85-625 Farrington Hwy.   697-7868 JANUARY 2016 All programs are free of charge Saturday Storytime: Saturdays at 1...


Waianae Seeks Improvement in Parks and Recreation

The Waianae Coast Neighborhood Board will tackle various aspects of improving parks and recreation in the area.  The Parks, Community & Services Committee will meet on Monday, December 14, 2015, at the Waianae District Par...


Nanakuli High School 2015 Fall & Winter Student Events

Nanakuli High and Intermediate School has a full schedule of student events for their 2015 fall and winter calendar. September 28-October 2 – Homecoming Week. September 29 & 30 – Yearbook picture-taking for gr...


Kaui Hart Hemmings, Author of The Descendants, Appears at Kapolei Library October 3, 2015

Kapolei Public Library will host local author Kaui Hart Hemmings on Saturday, October 3, 2015, at 2 P.M. Hemmings has written House of Thieves, a collection of short stories, and The Descendants, a bestselling novel and Oscar...



Nanakuli, Waianae Neighborhood Boards Create Committees for Hawaiian Affairs

The Hawaiian Affairs Committee of the Nanakuli-Maile Neighborhood Board met on August 18, 2015, to discuss Hawaiian Homelands rules and regulations, Hawaiian Electric Company’s desecration of Mauna Kapu land, and supporti...


Fuji Apple Jell-o Recipe

Here’s a light dessert suitable for hot summer days. It is quite easy to make and is a cool way to finish a meal during a warm, muggy day. Recipe as follows: 1 box (3 0z.) lime Jello 2 pkgs. Knox gelatin ½ C sugar 2 ½ C...


September 2015 events at Waianae Public Library

Waianae Public Library I 697-7868 September 2015 All programs are free of charge SATURDAY STORYTIME: Saturdays at 10:30 am Stories, songs, games, simple arts and crafts. Recommended for ages 0-5, and their caregivers. September...


Two August Programs at Waianae Public Library

Waianae Public Library will host Amira Shea, local author professional writer, for two programs at Waianae Public Library in August 2015: Resume workshop on Wednesday, August 12, 2015, 6:00 P.M. – Shea will provide guidan...



Annual Book Sale for the Friends of the Library – Kapolei (FOLK)

The  Friends of the Library-Kapolei is holding its annual book sale on Saturday, August 29, to raise funds for programs at the Kapolei Library. The event will be held outside the library from 9:00 A.M. to 3:00 P.M. at 1030 Man...


Nanakuli-Maile Neighborhood Meets July 21 for Public Library, Rideshare Plans

The Nanakuli-Maili Neighborhood Board will meet on Tuesday, July 21, 2015, to hear community plans and concerns at Nanaikapono Elementary School cafeteria, 89-153 Mano Avenue, Waianae, at 7:00 P.M. – 9:30 P.M. After repor...


Two Upcoming Events at Kapolei Public Library on July 18 and August 3, 2015

On Saturday July 18, 2015 @ 1:00pm, meet movie producer Jason Scott Jones. Jason Jones, producer of: Bella, Crescendo and The Stoning of Soraya M, and author will discuss his new book, The Race to Save Our Century: Five Core P...


Waianae Public Library July 2015 Programs

July 2015 All programs are free of charge   SUMMER READING PROGRAM June 1-July 18 Waianae Public Library continues the Summer Reading Program through July 18th.  It is not too late to sign up. There are still 3 weeks of r...



June 2015 Event Reiki Program at Kapolei Public Library

The Kapolei Public Library will present a program on Reiki, Wednesday, June !7, 2015, at 6:30 P.M. What is Reiki? Reiki is a spiritual healing practice used to promote well-being as well as restore balance in the body. Mimi Mix...


Makakilo/Kapolei Neighborhood Faces up to Honouliuli Rezoning

When it meets on Wednesday, May 27, 2015, the Makakilo/Kapolei Neighborhood Board will face the benefits and losses of the Honouliuli rezoning that was passed by the City Council in Bill 3 2014. The meeting will be at Kapolei H...


2015 Family “N” Friends Fishing Tournament Winners

The 2015 Family “N” Friends Fishing Tournament dedicated their activity to a family in need. The two recipients of donations from the tournament are Punualii Kahanu and Pulikikaua Kahanu, children of Earl Kahanu Jr....


Native Hawaiians Feel Entitled to Grab “Stolen” Lands

In the 21st century native Hawaiians are finding reasons to occupy land and obstruct any development established by Western and American institutions and businesses. Most protestors claim the right to protect cultural values an...