September 2017 ARTS & CULTURE CALENDAR On Kauai

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September Arts & Culture Events

Schaefer Portrait Challenge 2018 – Maui Arts & Culture Center
Portrait subject must live in Hawaii; artist must have direct relationship with subject including “sittings”, including subject’s signature on artist’s entry form.
Opening Reception: January 14, 2018
Schaefer Art Gallery at MACC
Prospectus:  www.MauiArts.org/SPC2018
Entry Dates for Round One Jurying:
Oahu: Saturday, Aug 19, 9 am – 12 noon
Honolulu Museum of Art School
Hawai’i: Friday, Sept 1, 9 am – 12 noon
Wailoa Arts Center
Kauai: Sat, Sept 16, 9 am – 12 noon
Kauai Community College (next to Technology Center)
Maui: Saturday, Sept 23, 9 am – 12 noon
Jurors:  Charles Cohan, Oahu; Carol Bennett, Kauai;
Jennifer Owen, Maui
Round Two Jurying results will be posted on September 24, 2017 on MACC webpage: www.MauiArts.org/SPC2018

Friday, September 1, 7:00 pm
Napua Greig and Homestead Band
Historic Waimea Theater
$20 general admission
Contact: 808-651-5744

Hawaii Craftsmen Annual
Registration: September 1 – October 1, 2017
www.callforentry.org
Jurying Dates:
Molokai & Lanai – online jurying only
Hawaii – October 16
Maui – October 17
Kauai – October 18
Oahu – October 19 (intake on October 18)
October 20, 5:30 – 6:30 pm – Juror Lecture; Doris Duke Theatre
at Honolulu Museum of Art, Honolulu
October 24, 6:30 – 8:30 pm
Exhibition Opening and Awards Ceremony
Honolulu of Museum Art School, Linekona
Info:  www.hawaiicraftsmen.com(808) 521-3282

Friday, September 1, 6:00 – 9:00 pm
Free Movie Night; Every First Friday of the Month
Anaina Hou Community Park, Home of Kauai Mini Golf, Kilauea
Bring your blankets & lawn chairs, lounge on the lawn & enjoy an evening under the stars
Refreshments & dinner available through the CAFÉ
Info:  828-2118
Free and Open to the public

Friday and Saturday September 1 and 2
Wilcox Health Sports and Fitness Expo from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm on September 1 and from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm on September 2
Grand Hyatt Kauai Resort and Spa
Contact: 808-635-3053

Saturday, September 2, 12:00 noon – 5:00 pm
Ho’Ala Mai—The Queen’s Lu’au & Legacy Celebration at Waipa on the 179th birthday anniversary of Queen Lili’uokalani. Highlights include a Hawaiian lu’au luncheon, continuous Hawaiian entertainment, silent auction and Makeke, and a special hula kahiko tribute. Schedule: 11 am—Silent Auction, Makeke & Gates Open; 12-2 pm Lu’au Served (advance tickets required); 2 – 5 pm General Admission for concert only.
Contact: 808-346-7575
e-mail: kaipuwaifoundation@gmail.com
www.studioHAA.com

Saturday, September 2, 1:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Heaven on Earth Health Fair, Dolphin Touch Wellness Center
Are you in need of some clarity or relief in your life? Come discover some of the wonderful Holistic Health Practitioners of Kauai. There is a wide array of professionals here to serve all of your health needs.
Contact: www.dolphintouch.org or 808-822-4414

Saturday, September 2, 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Old Town Kapaa Art Walk
Live music, local artists, tasty bites, dancing, entertainment, support local businesses.
Cost: Free

Saturday, September 2, 7:30 am
A Fun Run (7:30 am) and Keiki Run (9:00 am).
Grand Hyatt Kauai Resort & Spa, Koloa
Contact: 808-635-3053

Sunday, September 3, 6:00 am – 1:00 pm
Kauai Marathon
More than 2000 participants head out at 6:00 am for this scenic coastal race.
Grand Hyatt Kauai Resort & Spa, Koloa
Contact:  Jeff Sacchini & Bob Craver, 808-635-3053,

www.the kauaimarathon.com

Tuesday, September 5, 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Kauai Baby Swimming Safety Skills
Lava Lava Beach Club
Contact: Anastasia nastya7700@gmail.com

Thursday, September 7, 7:00 – 10:00 pm
“How to Stay Positive When the World Seems to be Falling Apart”
An Evening with Dr. Serge Kahili King
Church of the Pacific, Princeville
$5 admission at the door

Saturday, September 9, 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
CSL Kauai invites children ages 5 through 12 to discover ways to
share their powerful creative selves!  Youth and their families are invited to enjoy pizza, music and games at an Open House.
Center for Spiritual Living Kauai, 4-1579 Kuhio Highway, Suite 101
in the East Kauai Professional Building. Free Admission
Info:  (800) 431-1700 or www.cslkauai.org

Saturday, September 9, 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
Kauai Society of Artists Entry Due Date
32nd Annual Art Kauai Exhibition
Juror:  Patricia Correira, Topenga Canyon, CA
KSA Art Gallery, Kukui Grove Center
Entry Form:  www.kauaisocietyofartists.org

Saturday, September 9, 8:00 am – 2:00 pm
Kauai Island Crafters Fair
Church of the Pacific, Princeville
Cost: Free

 

Sunday, September 10, 10:00 am – 6:00 pm

Michael Smith Gallery will be showing its collection of Wounaan Rainforest baskets at the Princeville Community Center. You can see examples of the work at www.michaelsmithgallery.com.

Contact: Michael or Laiyee for more information, (808) 828-6128.

Tuesday, September 12, 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Kauai Baby Swimming Safety Skills
Lava Lava Beach Club
Contact: Anastasia nastya7700@gmail.com

Friday, September 15, 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
2017 Kaua’i Made & Kaua’i Grown Wholesale Tradeshow
The Kauai Grown program promotes our locally grown agricultural products and recognizes the farmers, ranchers, retailers, and restaurants that bring these products to the consumer. Our goal is to help identify Kauai Grown products and experiences, and to capture what makes these products and experiences special – the people and fresh ingredients behind the products, and the diverse choices that are unique to Kauai.
Wholesale Buyers: 9:00 am – 11:00 am/Public 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Kauai War Memorial Convention Hall, Lihue
Cost: Free

Saturday, September 16, 8:00 am – 2:00 pm
Kauai Island Crafters Fair
Koloa Elementary School Cafeteria, Koloa
Cost: Free

The Song & Dance Movie Film Festivals
The tickets may be shared with friends and family.
Kukui Grove Cinema, Lihue, (808) 245-5055
Sept 8-14, 2017 The Song Movie Film Festival
You get a ticket for ALL 19 films for one $15 ticket.
Sept 15-21, 2017 The Dance Movie Film Festival
You get a ticket for ALL 19 films for only $15.
Special Bargain if you buy tickets for BOTH film festivals at the same time.  Only $25 for 38 films.

Sept 8-14 The Song Movie Film Festival – 19 films for $15
Tickets may be shared with friends & family
Kukui Grove Cinema, Lihue, (808) 245-5055kukuigrovecinema.com

Sept 8, Friday, Streets of Fire, 1984, 5:00 pm
American Grafitti, 1973, 6:45pm
Pulp Fiction, 1994, 8:45pm

Sept. 9, Saturday, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, 1:00 pm
Funny Girl, 3:50pm
Bandslam, 2009, 6:30pm
Purple Rain, 1984, Prince, 8:45pm

Sept. 10, Sunday, Jesus Christ Superstar, 1973, 1:30pm
La Bamba, 1987, 3:30pm
Moulin Rouge!, 2001, 5:30pm

Sept. 11, Monday, The Benny Goodman Story, 1956, 3:00 pm
Jailhouse Rock, 1957, 5:10pm
Crossroads, 1986, 7:00 pm

Sept. 12, Tuesday, The Glenn Miller Story, 1954, 4:00 pm

Sept. 13, Wednesday, Les Miserables, 2012, 4:00 pm
Immortal Beloved, 1994, 7:00 pm

Sept. 14, Thursday, Mamma Mia!, 2008, 4:00 pm
The Phantom of the Opera, 2004, 6:10pm

Sept 15-21 The Dance Movies Film Festival – 19 films for $15
Tickets may be shared with friends & family
Kukui Grove Cinema, Lihue, (808) 245-5055kukuigrovecinema.com

September 15, Friday, White Nights, 1985, 4:00 pm
Center Stage 2000, 6:30 pm
Footloose, 1984, 8:40 pm

September 16, Saturday, All That Jazz, 1979, 1:30 pm
Dance With Me, 1998, 3:50 pm
Honey, 2003, 6:10 pm
Bring It On, 2000, 8:00 pm

September 17, Sunday, West Side Story, 1961, 1:00 pm
Shall We Dance, Japanese, 1996, 3:50 pm
Grease, 1978, 6:10 pm

September 18, Monday, Billy Elliot, 2000, 4:00 pm
Take The Lead, 2006, 6:15 pm

September 19, Tuesday, Mad Hot Ballroom, 2005, 4:30 pm
Shall We Dance, 2004, Richard Gere, Jennifer Lopez, 6:30 pm

September 20, Wednesday,The King and I, 1956, 4:00 pm
Strictly Ballroom, 1992, 6:30 pm

September 21, Thursday, Singin’ In The Rain, 1952, 4:00 pm
LaLa Land, 2016, 6:00 pm
Streets of Fire, 1984, 8:15 pm

Friday, September 15, 5:00 – 8:00 pm
Kauai Society of Artists Artists Reception
32nd Annual Art Kauai Exhibition
Juror:  Patricia Correira, Topenga Canyon, CA
KSA Art Gallery, Kukui Grove Center
Exhibition Dates:  September 16 – October 28
Hours:  Noon to 6:00 pm daily/ Fridays: Noon to 9:00 pm
www.kauaisocietyofartists.org

Saturday, September 16, 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm
8th Annual Westin Princeville Jazz & Wine Festival
The event will feature an array of wine, island-inspired cuisine and lively entertainment from Joyful Noise taiko drumming, Benny Chong and friends and a feature performance by Adagio. The proceeds from the event’s annual Silent Auction will benefit the Kaua‘i Lifeguard Association.
Tickets are $100 per person, and include entertainment, an etched Jazz & Wine Festival wine glass, food, wine and non-alcoholic beverages (tax & gratuity included). To purchase tickets call 808-827-8808.

Saturday – Sunday, September 16 – 17; 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
15th Kauai Psychic Faire
Best Psychic  Readers on Kauai – 15 minute readings on tarot, astrology, intuition, and other topics.
Kauai War Memorial Convention Hall, Lihue
Free Entry
www.kauaipsychicfaire.com

September 17 – 22
Crystal Bowl Camp With Crystal and Robert Lober
Camp  Naue, Haena
Shared Bunkhouse Option
Private Glamping Tent Option
Day & Evening Pass
Information:  www.crystalharmonics.com

September 19 – 21
Hawaii Tourism Authority presents
2017 Global Tourism Summit
Hawaii Convention Center (Honolulu)
Information:  www.globaltourismsummithawaii.com 

Tuesday, September 19, 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Kauai Baby Swimming Safety Skills
Lava Lava Beach Club
Contact: Anastasia nastya7700@gmail.com

Thursday, Sept 21, 5:30 – 8:30 pm
Kauai Museum presents Robert Cazimero in Concert
Kaumualii Hall
Cost:  $100
Tickets & Info:  Kauai Museum, (808) 245-6931
www.kauaimuseum.org

Thursday, September 21, 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Mike Campese Live in Kauai
Trees Lounge, Kapaa

Friday, Sept 22 – Sunday, Sept 24, 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
19th Annual Kauai “PowWow in Paradise”
Kapaa Beach Park, Kapaa
Contact:  Kaplan Bunce, (808) 647-4285

Friday, September 22, 12:00 am – 11:59 pm
Battle of the Islands 2017

Battle of the Islands 2017 is a two-day, live action extravaganza hosted by the Garden Island Renegade Rollerz, Kauai’s premier Roller Derby team! Come on down to witness six inter-island teams battle it out in nine bouts for Hawaii’s top spot in the exciting fast passed, full-contact sport of women’s flat track Roller Derby.
For more information go the event page on the Garden Island Renegade Rollerz Facebook page: Battle of the Islands 2017
Contact us via Facebook or email g.i.renegades@gmail.com
Southside Sports Complex, Koloa
Cost: $5

Saturday, September 23, 8:00 am — 2:00 pm


Kauai Island Crafters Fair
Church of the Pacific, Princeville
Cost: Free

Sunday, September 24, 10:00 am
Kauai Mokihana Festival
Hawaiian Church Services
Kapaa First Hawaiian Church, 4-1320 Kuhio Hwy
No admission fee

Monday, September 25, 7:00 pm
Kauai Mokihana Festival
The Kauai Composers Contest & Concert
Waimea Theatre, 9691 Kaumualii Highway, Waimea
Cost:  $20
Mokihana Pass $75 to attend all 2017 KMF events
Ticket Information:  Iwalanai, (808) 652-4497
Contact: Maka Herrod, (808) 651-1868kumuhulamaka@yahoo.com

Tuesday, September 26, 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Kauai Baby Swimming Safety Skills
Lava Lava Beach Club
Contact: Anastasia nastya7700@gmail.com


Tuesday, September 26, 9:00 am – 11:30 am
Kauai Mokihana Festival – EO E Lili’u Children’s Music Competition
Na Mo’omeheu O Hawaii Nei – Year of Cultures of Hawaii
Kauai War Memorial Convention Hall, Lihue
Cost:  $10/ $5 children ages 6 – 17
Contact: Maka Herrod, (808) 651-1868kumuhulamaka@yahoo.com

Thursday, September 28, 6:00 pm
Kauai Mokihana Festival
KMF Hula Competition:  Solo/Group Kahiko Nei
Kauai War Memorial Convention Hall, Lihue
$20 advance/ $25 at door
Contact: Maka Herrod, (808) 651-1868kumuhulamaka@yahoo.com

Friday, September 29, 6:00 pm
Kauai Mokihana Festival
KMF Hula Competition: Group ‘Auana
Kauai War Memorial Convention Hall, Lihue
$20 advance/$25 at door
Contact: Maka Herrod, (808) 651-1868kumuhulamaka@yahoo.com

Saturday, September 30, 12:00 pm
Kauai Mokihana Festival
KMF Hula Competition Solo ‘Auana & Finale
Kauai War Memorial Convention Hall, Lihue
$20 advance/$25 at door
Contact: Maka Herrod, (808) 651-1868kumuhulamaka@yahoo.com

October Arts & Culture Program

Tuesday, October 3, 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Kauai Baby Swimming Safety Skills
Lava Lava Beach Club
Contact: Anastasia nastya7700@gmail.com

Friday, October 6, 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Mahelona Hospital 5th Annual Breast Cancer Walk
October is “National Breast Cancer Awareness Month.”  Come and show your support for those people dealing with cancer or survivors.  We will honor them for their courage and determination to live life to the fullest.  Wear PINK!!!
Kapaa Bike Path (Next to the swimming pool), Kapaa
Cost: Free

Saturday, October 7, 9:00 am
21st Annual Coconut Festivals
Celebrate all that is Coconut
Kapaa Beach Park
Cost $5; children under 12 are FREE
Contact:  Mike Hough; (808) 822-5381

Saturday, October 7, 9:00 am – 3:30 pm
Matsuri Kauai Festival

The festival will showcase different groups of Japanese talents and to perpetuate the Japanese culture on Kauai. Taiko performances and classical Japanese dances will also be featured. Usually a featured performance from Japan is presented at this event along with some hands on activities (i.e. oshibana, origami, oshie), crafts, kimono dressing, tea ceremony, shodo, bonsai, ikebana, etc.
Kauai War Memorial Convention Hall, Lihue
Cost: Free

Saturday, October 7, 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
KAHEA to Crafters!
Kaumualii Ho?olaule?a
Waimea Plantation Sugar Mill
Booth space available! Share your Kauai-made crafts.
Event includes: NaMele O Kaumualii with hula & Kaua?i-style entertainment; Kupuna-led Hana No?eau, Student Art Contest & Awards; Silent Auction for Bronze Statue Fund;
Local grinds, local characters, local fun!!
Contact Maureen for application, (808) 652-0021
Kaumualiiohana@ gmail.com

Saturday, October 7, 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Old Town Kapaa Art Walk
Live music, local artists, tasty bites, dancing, entertainment, support local businesses.
Cost: Free

Saturday, October 7, 1:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Heaven on Earth Health Fair, Dolphin Touch Wellness Center
Are you in need of some clarity or relief in your life? Come discover some of the wonderful Holistic Health Practitioners of Kauai. There is a wide array of professionals here to serve all of your health needs.
Contact: www.dolphintouch.org or 808-822-4414

Sunday, October 8, 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
CJM 6 Steer Invitational
CJM hosts a 6-steer dally roping event.
CJM Country Stables, Koloa
Cost: Free

Tuesday, October 10, 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Kauai Baby Swimming Safety Skills
Lava Lava Beach Club
Contact: Anastasia nastya7700@gmail.com

Wednesday, October 11, 4:00 pm — 6:00 pm


Center for Spiritual Living Kauai is offering A Taste of Theater, a special nine-month, process-oriented theater program for high school students to explore their creativity, participate in theater, learn practical life skills and have fun. 

For two hours a week, 9th through 12th graders will leap into improvisation — creating and embodying various characters mentally, emotionally and physically. The elements of playwriting also will be taught and practiced. Tuition is free.
Contact Information: 808-755-9177, email centerforspirituallivingkauai@gmail.com or visit www.cslkauai.org.
Location: CSL Kauai,  4-1579 Kuhio Highway in the East Kauai
Professional Building, Suite 101, Kapaa

Saturday, October 14, 8:00 am – 2:00 pm
Kauai Island Crafters Fair
Church of the Pacific, Princeville
Cost: Free

Saturday, October 14, 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Eo E Emalani i Alakai
Since 1988, Hui o Laka/Kokee Museum has hosted “Eo e Emalani i Alakai” to commemorate a historic event honoring Queen Emma’s 1871 visit to Kokee and Alakai Swamp. Each year people are chosen to represent Queen Emma, Kaluahi, and attendants.
Invited hula halau from around the state and Japan honor their queen with dances and chants honoring Kaleleonalani – Traveler of the Mountains. After the Queen’s party rides into the Meadow at eleven, there will be a dozen halau perform dances and chants honoring Queen Emma. Parking is extremely limited with car pooling strongly suggested. Shuttle service is in the works from Kekaha and Waimea Neighborhood Centers.
Kanaloahuluhulu Meadow, Waimea
Cost: Free but donations accepted at the Kokee Museum

Tuesday, October 17, 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Kauai Baby Swimming Safety Skills
Lava Lava Beach Club
Contact: Anastasia nastya7700@gmail.com

Friday, October 20, 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm & Saturday, October 21, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
2nd Annual Kaua`i Chocolate & Coffee Festival
A celebration of all things chocolate and coffee with lots of sampling, educational displays and workshops, entertainment and exhibitor booths featuring a variety of chocolate and coffee products, from around the state. Located in Historic Hanapepe Town
Cost: Free

Saturday, October 21, 8:00 am – 2:00 pm
Kauai Island Crafters Fair
Koloa Elementary School Cafeteria, Koloa
Cost: Free

Tuesday, October 24, 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Kauai Baby Swimming Safety Skills
Lava Lava Beach Club
Contact: Anastasia nastya7700@gmail.com

Saturday, October 28, 8:00 am – 2:00 pm
Kauai Island Crafters Fair
Church of the Pacific, Princeville
Cost: Free

Tuesday, October 31, 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Kauai Baby Swimming Safety Skills
Lava Lava Beach Club
Contact: Anastasia nastya7700@gmail.com

November Arts & Culture Program

Saturday, November 4, 1:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Heaven on Earth Health Fair, Dolphin Touch Wellness Center
Are you in need of some clarity or relief in your life? Come discover some of the wonderful Holistic Health Practitioners of Kauai. There is a wide array of professionals here to serve all of your health needs.
Contact: www.dolphintouch.org or 808-822-4414

Saturday, November 4, 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Old Town Kapaa Art Walk
Live music, local artists, tasty bites, dancing, entertainment, support local businesses.
Cost: Free

Friday – Sunday, November 10 – 12, 4:00 – 8:30 pm
1st Annual Hawaiian Steel Guitar Festival
Alan Akaka, Greg Sardinha, Alexis Tolentino, Bobby Ingano;
Pomai Brown, Laukea Bright, Konabob Stoffer, Dwight Tokumoto, Dave Soreff from Oahu & Hawaii Island
Special Guest:  Dave DK Kolars, Illinois
Emcee: Skylark Rossetti
Workshops, Jam Session, Open stage
Mauna Lani Bay Hotel & Bungalows, Kohala Coast, Hawaii Island (855) 516-1090
Free and Open to the Public
Sponsored by Mauna Lani, Hawaii Institute fo Music Enrichment & Learning Experience, Ke Kula Mele Hawaii School of Hawaiian Music
Contact: (808) 375-9379www.hawaiisteelguitarfestival.com

Saturday, November 11, 8:00 am – 2:00 pm
Kauai Island Crafters Fair
Church of the Pacific, Princeville
Cost: Free

Cost: Free Tuesday, November 14, 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Kauai Baby Swimming Safety Skills
Lava Lava Beach Club
Contact: Anastasia nastya7700@gmail.com

Thursday, November 16, 7:00 pm
Rita Coolidge in Concert
Four Island Hawaii Tour
Kauai Beach Resort Jasmine Ballroom
4331 Kauai Beach Drive, Lihue
Tickets $45; Gold Circle $65
Kauai Music & Sound; Hanalei Music & Strings; Scotty’s Music; Progressive Expressios; Jacqueline on Kauai
Online Tickets:  www.bluesbearhawaii.com(808) 896-4845

Saturday, November 18, 8:00 am – 2:00 pm
Kauai Island Crafters Fair
Koloa Elementary School Cafeteria, Koloa
Cost: Free

Sunday, November 19, 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
26th Annual Hawaiian Slack Key Guitar Festival – Kaua’i Style
Kauai Marriott Resort & Beach Club, Lihue

Sunday, November 19, 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
27th annual 4-steer Buy Back Roping
CJM Country Stables, Koloa
Cost: Free

Tuesday, November 21, 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Kauai Baby Swimming Safety Skills
Lava Lava Beach Club
Contact: Anastasia nastya7700@gmail.com

Saturday, November 25, 8:00 am – 2:00 pm
Kauai Island Crafters Fair
Church of the Pacific, Princeville
Cost: Free

Tuesday, November 28, 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Kauai Baby Swimming Safety Skills
Lava Lava Beach Club
Contact: Anastasia nastya7700@gmail.com

December Arts & Culture Events

Friday, December 1, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Festival of Lights
Historic County Building, Lihue
Cost: Free

Monday, December 4, 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Mahelona Hospital 2nd Annual Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony
Mahelona Hospital Courtyard, Kapaa
Cost: Free

Saturday, December 16, 11:00 am
Ke Kule Mele, School of Hawaiian Music
under the direction of Kumu Alan Akaka, presents
KA MANU – BIRDS and some Christmas songs
A Winter Concert on steel guitar, ‘ukulele, guitar and
Hawaiian style bass
Windward Mall, Kaneohe
Free and open to the public
Info:  (808) 375-9379www.kekulamele.com    

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JANUARY ARTS & CULTURE EVENTS


Thursday, January 11, 7:00 pm
Blue Bears Hawaii Presents
An Evening with Judy Collins
Kauai Beach Resort, 4331 Kauai Beach Dr.
Tickets: $45, Gen., Gold Circle Tables $65
Contact: bluesbearhawaii@gmail.com

Kauai Community Players 2018 Season:
www.kauaicommunityplayers.org

January 13 – February 4
A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum
Stephen Sondheim classic; Arnold Meister director

February 23 – March 11
Lovers, Wives and Tennis Players
Classic-style farce by Richard Peck

March 30 – April 15
Dog Sees God; Confessions of a Teenage Blockhead
Comedy by Bert Royal; directed by Lori Benkert

May 10 – 27
The Humans
2016 Tony Award for best play by Stephen Karam
Directed by Cass Foster

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ONGOING and Multi-Day EVENTS

ART ART ART ART ART ART ART ART ART ART ART ART

HSFCA CALL FOR ENTRY ON CAFE
Hawaii State Foundation on Culture & The Arts
asking interested artists to submit qualifications
for various commissioned works in upcoming
HSFCA public art projects.  Register with
Cafe www.callforentry.org/index.php
website developed by Western States Arts Federation (WESTAF) to
facilitate calls for artists & artworks.  Registration is free, secure and
offers access to visual arts opportunities nationwide.
Go to  www.callforentry.org/index.php for information,
answers to FAQs, tech tips, image prep and Questions forum.

Monday Nights
Life Drawing by Helen Turner
KSA Art Gallery, Kukui Grove Center
Contact:  HIT@helenturner.com

Plein air pastel lessons w/ Helen Turner
One-on-one or two max in the field; beginners or advanced
All materials provided
Plein air oil painting lessons w/ Helen Turner
One-on-one in the field; beginners or advanced
All materials provided
Contact:  (808) 346-9357www.helenturner.com

Art Classes with Marionette
Ongoing classes in watercolors, acrylics, silk painting, pastels, sumie-e
and more offered throughout the week for locals and tourists.
All materials are included and beginners are welcome!
www.kauaiartclasses.blogspot.com or call 808~631~9173.

COMMUNITY COMMUNITY COMMUNITY COMMUNITY

AIRPORT WINDOW DISPLAYS
HAL side: “Camp Sites on Kauai”
United Airlines side: “Kuleana – Perpetuating the Legacy:  Kokee CCC Camp and Na Pali Coast Ohana – Nualolo Kai”
Brought to you by Garden Island Arts Council
Funded by a grant from the County of Kauai
(open to all passengers in transit)

The Mokan Nokan Show
Broadcasting 5 times a week on OC16 Channel 12
Kauai Profile and Interesting Things Happening on Kauai
View Episode #1 — http://mokannokan.com/the-program/
Contact:  Mel Bell-Grey, (808) 431-4711
www.eyeswideopenproductions.com
www.mokannokan.com

Last Saturday of each month; 4:00 – 8:00 pm
Kilauea Night Market
Anaina Hou Community Park, Home of Kauai Mini golf
40 artisans, live music, food trucks
Contact:  Courtney Puig, (808) 635-2572

Mondays, 5:00 – 7:00 pm
Kekaha Community Garden
Help with our garden work Mondays 5 pm-7 pm
Learn about the importance of nutritious food
Free compost bins for residents (call for availability)
8610 Kiowea Road between Aukuu and Elepaio Rds.
(in back of St Pauls Episcopal Church, Kekaha)
Contact: kekahagarden@gmail.com    635-6145

Mon, Tues, Thurs, Fri, Sat
7:30 – 11:00 am; 11:45 am – 4:15 pm
Kauai Resource Center Open & Accepting Recyclables
Redeem HI5 bottles, plastic #1&2, aluminum,
Cardboard, Mixed paper, glass, newspaper

Saturdays monthly, 8:30 am
Forest Workday
Koke’e CCC Camp
Register:  Koke’e Natural History Musuem
(808) 335-9975kokeemuseum@earthlink.netwww.kokee.org

Every Saturday, 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Kauai Community Market
Fresh ingredients, holiday foods & gifts, taro products,
tropical plants and flowers, coffee, hoiday pies & baked goods,
goat cheese, health & beauty items from goat’s milk,
breakfast & lunch choices, educational demo, and more.
KCC front parking lot across from Grove Farm Office
Hosted by Kauai County Farm Bureau & Kauai Community College
Contact:  Melissa McFerrin, 337-9944

First Saturday night of each month, 5:30 – 8:30 pm
Old Kapaa Town Art Walk
Live music, meet the artists, tasty bites,
dancing, entertainment, support local businesses
Contact:  Angelique Ell, angie@aelldesign.com

Second Saturday of each month, 8:30 pm until lunch
Friends of the Path Clean Up
Ke Ala Hele Makalae, the path that goes by the coast
Potluck lunch at 11:00 am
Meet at the rest pavilion makai of the Kapaa Neighborhood Center
Contact:  Brett, 639-4561

Every Sunday, 6:00 – 8:30 pm
Sing, dance and feel the vibrational sounds of energetic meditation chanting
kirtan guided yoga breathing, and spiritual insights from sacred yoga texts
Vegetarian dinner
Anahola location – call for directions
Free and open to the public
www.kauaikirtan.com(808) 551-6610

Every Monday at 3:00 pm
Outdoor Farmer’s Market
Kukui Grove Center (next to K-Mart)
Contact:  245-7784

The Kauai Inn
The Kauai Inn has lovely rooms tucked away on three tropical acres
where the Nawiliwili Bay meets the Huleia River.  Our Kauai Inn is a
charming 48 unit plantation style resort, where every guest is special!
All our tropical rooms have 40” televisions, refrigerators, microwaves,
A/C, ceiling fans, hair dryer, iron w/ironing board, free high speed internet,
free local calls, and parking.  In the morning, coffee, tea, fruit and pastries
are served poolside.  We are centrally located and very close to beaches,
golfing, shopping, and many more fun activities.
$139.00  w/ 3 night minimum (std King or Queen room)
$189.00 (2 full size bed room)
If you have any questions don’t hesitate to call toll free (1-800-808-2330)
Local 1-808-245-9000 ext 6 or e-mail us.
Fax: 1-808-245-3004
Visit our website for pictures at www.kauaiinn.com;www.poipubedandbreakfastinn.com
We look forward to having you as our guest!

CULTURE CULTURE CULTURE CULTURE CULTURE CULTURE 

Wednesdays, 5:00 – 6:00 pm
Hula ‘Auana Class
Instructor:  Sherri “Puni” Patrick
New session begins every quarter
At the Kaua’I Musuem
No charge
Contact:  Kauai Museum, (808) 245-6931

Thursdays, 7:00 – 8:30 pm
Hula for Kupuna
Instructor:  Sherri “Puni” Patrick
Waimea Neighborhood Center Courtroom
New sessions begins every quarter
No charge
Contact: Sherri “Puni” Patrick (808) 651-5744

Sundays, 10:00 – 11:45 am
Shakuhachi Practice
Lawai International Center
Info:  Ray Nitta, (808) 652-5832raynitta@yahoo.com;
Lawai International Center, www.lawaicenter.org

Sundays 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
88 Shrines at Lawai International Center
Tour times:  10 am, 12 pm, 2 pm
Brief video & talk story session by Lynn Muramoto
Donations are appreciated
Info:  (808 639-4300LM@hawaii.rr.com
www.lawaicenter.org

Halau Hula O Leilani Registration for Hula and Tahitian Classes
Call (or text) kumu Leilani Rivera Low at 808-651-0682 to register now through December for hula classes and Tahitian classes in Kapaa and Koloa.
Mondays – hula classes at Ka Ui o ka Aina center in Coconut Marketplace, Kapaa. Kaikamahine ages 5-12 at 5:00 pm. Teens & wahine 6:30– 8:00 pm
Tuesdays  – Koloa Neighborhood Center, hula classes for girls ages 4-12 from 3:45 pm
Wednesdays – Tahitian classes for kaikamahine by Ariel Leilani Bond
at 6:00-6:45 pm at Courtyard by Marriott Hotel.
Thursdays – Tahitian Class for teens, Koloa Neighborhood Ctr, 4:30 – 5:30 pm
Saturdays – Tahitian classes for teens & wahine by Ariel Leilani Bond,
11:00 am- 12:00 pm at Hawaiian Cultural Center in Coconut Marketplace.
Call Leilani Low or text 808-651-0682 or email darryl.leilani@hawaiiantel.net.

Ongoing Thursdays, 4:45 – 6:45 pm
Aloha International’s
“Halau Hula Na Lei Kupua” hula class
Dance, Chant, Language & Legends
Under the direction of Ho’opa’a Fern Merle-Jones & Kumu Susan Pa’iniu Floyd
Under the guidance of Hula Loea Kawaikapuokalani Hewett
Entry level students & visitors welcome
Church of the Pacific, Princeville
Info:  Call Fern, 828-1342, 639-0964; Marie, 652-8086

2nd, 3rd, 4th Saturdays, 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Kauai Museum’s Saturday Clubs
monthly workshops on unique island traditions
Kaua’I Museum daily public tours, 10:30 am to noon
Led by knowledgeable & entertaining docents
Free with admission to the museum
The Kaua;I Museum, Keepers of the Culture
Info:  245-6931

Waimea Plantation Lifestyle Tour
Ongoing – Every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday,
volunteer guides lead walking tours through
the Waimea Plantation Cottages and the Waimea
Sugar Company “camp” houses, which date from the
turn of the 20th century. Tours take approximately
90 minutes and are limited to 12 people.
Waimea Town, (808) 337-1005

DANCE DANCE DANCE DANCE DANCE DANCE DANCE DANCE

Starting Thursday, July 27th
Adult dance lessons with Susie Ayers
Kilauea Neighborhood Center
7:00 East Coast Swing, 8:00 West Coast Swing
$10.00/class or $15.00/both classes
Email kauaidancing@gmail.com  for more information

Adult Tap Dance Class
Kauai Dance Theatre’s Kalaheo studio
Fridays, 9:00-10:00 AM, Aug. 4 – Sept. 8
$75 for 6-class session
Janie Crane, Director, 332-9737
www.KauaiDanceTheatre.com

Kauai Dance Theatre
Ballet – Tap – Contemporary – “new” Mom & Tot
Summer-Fall Term is August 4 – December 11
Age and ability appropriate classes for ages 2.5 – adult in Kalaheo
Join us for our 32nd year of “Quality instruction in the Art of Dance”!
Janie Crane, Director, 332-9737,
www.KauaiDanceTheatre.com

North Shore Dance Party
Church of the Pacific
7:00 to 7:30 Dance Lesson
7:30 to 9:30  Variety of Swing, Latin, and Ballroom music
All levels welcome
No Partner Necessary
$5.00
sponsored by Kauai Parks & Recreation

Fridays, December 2 to March 10, 5:00 – 7:00 pm
Balkan Dancing Free Workshops
Dances & sons of Southeastern Europe & the Middle East
Non-partner; everyone welcome!
Interesting music, unusual rhythms, culture, history
Lihue Neighborhood Center, 3353 Eono Street
Contact:  Don: dondancing@gmail.com; or Esti: 822-4599

Aloha Dance Studio — Enrolling now
full schedule online at
Professional instruction for ages 3 through adult
Hip Hop, Tap, Jazz, Ballet, Pointe, Modern,
Flamenco, Contemporary and Lyrical jazz
Elite Company Groups
Freaky Fridays at Kukui Grove Center every October
Beginner through Advanced welcome
Contact:  Tiffany Dodge, (808) 245-1810

MUSIC MUSIC MUSIC MUSIC MUSIC MUSIC MUSIC MUSIC

Every Tuesday and Thursday, 6:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Group `Ukulele Classes by Kirk Smart
-Michael Ruff, Kirk Smart and Will Lydgate every other Thursday 7:30pm
-Michael Keale every other Saturday 7:30
Every Wednesday, 7:30 pm
A History of ‘Ukulele and Steel
Hanalei Strings and Things, Ching Young Village, Hanalei
Contact:  Kirk Smart, kirksmart1@yahoo.com; (808) 826,9633

Wednesday nights, 6:00 – 9:00 pm
EasyLiving Jazz Duet — Helen Turner, flute; Jeff Iglesia, guitar
Hukilau Lanai
www.easylivingjazz.com

Every Wednesday Night, 7:00 – 9:00 pm
Larry Rivera’s Love & Aloha Show (Every Wednesday)
Larry & Lurline performing
Cafe Portofino, Kalapaki
Contact:  Larry Rivera, larryrivera@hawaiilink.net

Every Friday Afternoon, 5:00 pm
Larry Rivera Performs
Coconut Marketplace Center Stage, Waipouli
Contact:  Larry Rivera, larryrivera@hawaiilink.net

Every Saturday, 1:00 pm
Larry Rivera Performs
Kauai Museum, Lihue
Contact:  Larry Rivera, larryrivera@hawaiilink.net

Every Sunday, 6:00 – 8:00 pm
Larry Rivera Performs
Garden Island Grill, Koloa town
Contact:  Larry Rivera, larryrivera@hawaiilink.net

EXERCISE EXERCISE EXERCISE EXERCISE EXERCISE

Thursdays. 1:00 – 2:00 pm
Qi Gong Golden 8
A Beginning Qi Gong Class – ONGOING
Promotes balancing the body for greater health, increasing vitality,
and radiating more energy
Lihue Neighborhood Center
Turn at AT&T on Kuhio Hwy, drive down two blocks to Eono St,
turn right and drive down one block to the Center; park in the
parking lot and go to the Old Main Hall.
Free for all ages
Questions:  (808) 635-0306; Peter Sterne

Fitness Classes in Kalaheo
Group Exercise offerings include Super Sculpt, Cardio & Strength Interval,
Smart Muscle Training, Boot Camp, Prenatal/postnatal Exercise
Location:  Private Studio in Kalaheo, call 332-6320 for directions
Contact:  Jodee Burris, ACE Certified Group Fitness Instructor, 212-4034,
puuwaifitness@gmail.com
Current schedule & fees online: www.puuwaifitnesskauai.com 

Kupuna Wellness Ageless Beauty Fitness Program
with Rose T. Warken Ceballos, certified fitness trainer, instructor,
Wellness Guidance, Author
Monday, 8 – 9:30 am:  Total Conditioning – Hanapepe N Ctr
Monday, 10:30 – 11:30 am: ChairAerobic-Koloa N Ctr
Wednesday, 8:00 – 9:30 am: Body and Mind Clarity – Kalaheo N Ctr
Friday, 8 – 9:30 am:  Total Conditioning – Kalaheo N Ctr
Classes are free and for Seniors
You will need your doctor’s approval before beginning a new exercise program
Contact:  (808) 652-8985kupunawellness@gmail.com
Rose’s classes have support recognition from County of Kauai

Every Monday, Wednesday, Friday, 8:30 – 9:45 am
Aloha Aerobics
Stretch, step and weights – complete fun workshop for Baby Boomers in particular; All Welcome
All Saints Gym, Kapaa
Contact:  822-3817

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“The problem with doing nothing is not knowing when you’re finished”
–Nelson DeMille

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