Wednesday, September 23, 2015

Classified Ads/Community News: Week of Sept. 21

Wanted to Rent
An Island School family is looking for a 3 br/2 bath house starting mid-December. Looking at Kalaheo to Wailua. If you know of anything, please email Maria at

Kaua‘i Mokihana Festival 2015
September 20 – 26
20th – Hawaiian Church Services
21st – Kaua‘i Composers Contest and Concert, Waimea Theater
22nd – Childrens/Youth Music Competition, KWMCH
22nd – Under the Palms at Wailua, Aston Kauai Resort, Free
23rd – Hawaiian Cultural Event, Kauai Museum, Free
24th – Hula Competition, Solo & Kahiko, Kaua‘i Beach Resort
25th -- Hula Competition, Auana, Kauai‘ Beach Resort
26th – Hula Competition, Solo Auana, Kauaæi Beach Resort

Robert Cazimero In Concert
September 24, 5:30 pm at the Kaua‘i Museum, Lihu‘e
$100 per person/reservation required/seating limited
Info:  (808) 245-6931

The 17th Annual Kauai Powwow Cultural Festival
September 25, 26, 27
25th – 4:00 – 9:00 pm
26th – 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
27th – 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Kapa‘a Beach Park
Free Admission

‘Ohana Day at the Grove Farm Museum Train & Grove Farm Museum

Saturday, September 26, 2015 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Free Admission!

Train Ride: On Haleko Road across from the old Lihu‘e mill in Lihu‘e
This fun train ride offers the opportunity to experience a portion of the historic route small sugar trains hauled freshly harvested sugar cane from the island’s rolling hills to the steaming sugar mill.
4050 Nawiliwili Road, Lihu‘e

Museum Tour: Stroll through one of Hawaii’s earliest surviving sets of domestic, agricultural, and sugar plantation buildings where you will find original furnishings,  surrounded by beautiful grounds.
Jamba Juice will be there, too!

Contact:  Bob Schleck, Grove Farm Homesteads

Matsuri Kaua‘i Japanese Cultural Festival
September 26, 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Karaoke singers, dancers, martial arts, drumming, kimono kitsuke,
Bento, origami, musubi madness contest, mochi pounding,
Mini bon dance, tea ceremony, bonsai, jorei, flower circle
Kauai War Memorial Convention Hall
Contact:  Pearl Shimizu, (808) 822-5353

Kaua‘i Youth Basketball Clinic
Kaua‘i Youth Basketball Association & The County of Kaua‘i
Coach Dennis Agena, Kalakaua Basketball Clinic
Open to boys and girls grades 5-12
(Some basketball experience recommended.)
COST:  $25.00 (Cash or checks made to KYBA)
Monday, October 5, 2015 – 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Tuesday, October 6, 2015 – 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Wednesday, October 7, 2015 - 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Bernice Hundley Gymnasium
Kapa‘a High School
4695 Mailihuna Road, Kapa‘a
Items to bring:  basketball, basketball shoes and attire (shorts, t-shirt or tank top)
 Pre-registration contact: Karen Matsumoto, 332-9958
Students and coaches participating will have the option to ride the Kauai Bus' SPECIAL to and from the clinic. The Kaua‘i Bus runs from both east and west of Kapa‘a on regular routes, and as with past clinics, the SPECIAL relieves increased ridership by accommodating our participants between Kalaheo and Kapa‘a.
The Kaua‘i Bus rules and rates apply.  The cost is $1 per way for students, $2 for adults paid to the driver upon boarding.
The following is the bus schedule for the SPECIAL on October 5, 6 & 7:
  • 7:45 am     Kalaheo Neighborhood Center bus stop
  • 8:05 am     Kukui Grove - First Hawaiian Bank bus stop
  • 8:10 am     Laukona Road bus stopt
  • 8:30 am     Kapaa Neighborhood Center bus stop
  • 8:35 am     Kapaa High School Pavilion bus stop
  • 2:30 pm     Kapaæa High School Pavilion bus stop
  • 2:40 pm     Kojima Store bus stop
  • 3:00 pm     Laukona Road bus stop
  • 3:05 pm     Kukui Grove - First Hawaiian Bank bus stop
  • 3:30 pm     Kalaheo Neighborhood Center bus stop