Thursday, October 2, 2014

This Weekʻs Classifieds/Community Events

Help Needed For Art Day
  • Artistsʻ Luncheon Coordinator. This job entails organizing the potluck lunch for the artists and volunteers on Art Day. Two or three parents could share this job. Please contact Penny Nichols for more information at penny@ischool.or
  • Square egg trays needed: Anyone with a restaurant connection: we need lots of square "egg trays" (the gray ones that restaurants get their eggs in). We could use a stack six feet high!   
  • Sewing Machines: Cristy and Joan are offering a high school quilting workshop - making tiny quilts for preemies. Machines should be in good working condition. (They promise to take good care of them.) If you can lend your machine, please email, and plan to deliver it to her classroom by Monday, October 20. Volunteers from Kaua‘i Quilters Guild will be mentoring the students - so your machines will be in good hands.  
  • Also needed:  small cardboard boxes, large pieces of heavy cardboard, quart-sized plastic containers (with or without lids),fabric scraps:  solid colors and children's prints.
Bring your donations to the art room or leave them in the front office labeled "For Penny."
Out in the Country at Hanchett Ranch
Grades 5-8 (plus their younger siblings) are invited to spend Fall Break, October 6 - 10, horseback riding, farming, hiking and more, from 8:00 a.m. 3:00 p.m. Hawaiian crafts at Hanchett Ranch in Moloa‘a.  $200 each. Contact to sign up. Spaces are limited.

Looking For Fake Pumpkins for 5th Play
 They need to be plain on one side and scarey on the other. So if you have some extras, please drop them off in the Drama Office, or contact Peggy at Mahalo.


Lauren Calhoun Has Tickets for An Evening of Hawaiian Song &Dance

Email Lauren at for tickets.

Book & Bake Sale
Kapa‘a Friends of the Library is having its annual book and bake sale on Friday, Oct.3, and Saturday, Oct. 4. Friday is for members only and goes from 5-8pm. Saturday is from 10 to 6 and is open to everyone. The Coconut Festival and Kapa‘a Art Night are also happening on Saturday, so it's a fun stop to make while enjoying all the festivities.  Great prices on books in excellent condition, with a special section just for kids and young adults. This is the library's only fundraiser of the year, so they need our support.
Community Service Opportunity - Volunteers for the book and bake sale are needed from Thurs. afternoon thru Sat. evening. Students can get community service credit hours for any time spent helping.  Contact Maria Walker for more information at

Puppy Needs a Home
Need a new home for a seven month old Lab/Airedale mix.
Moving and can't have pets. Sweet personality, kid friendly, housebroken. Male. Call Thomas @ 386-679-0411

Tutoring  --  Study Skills  -- Organization and Time Management
ALL iSchool subjects except Spanish, plus programming and Latin
Individual or Small Group          Lihu‘e to North Shore
Lexa Mink-Flacco, IS ’11 and now studying Computer Science and Classics at UH Manoa, is on-island this year and offering tutoring services.

While at IS, she took and did well in 4 classes with Mr. Bray, 7 science classes, and 3 years of Chinese; plus Creative Writing, AutoCAD, a year of Calculus at KCC. She’s also worked with children and adults with Asperger’s and autism spectrum disorder.

Individual instruction is $30 an hour with a 1-hour minimum.

Coming soon  -  very inexpensive small-group supervised and assisted study sessions afternoons at Island School and evenings in Princeville.

You can reach Lexa at 808.652.9896 or by email to

Sewing Machines Wanted (to borrow)


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