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December 2018

CKTV Holiday Craft Fairs

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Saturday, December 1st, 8:30 AM to 1:30 PM
Chiefess Kamakahelei Middle School, Lihue

Saturday, November 17 Saturday, December 1 Saturday, December 15   8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Chiefess Kamakahelei Middle School Cafeteria. Handmade gifts, jewelry, books, clothing, hand bags and much more - designed and created by local craft and artisan vendors. Get all of your holiday shopping done in one place while supporting our local vendors! Proceeds also support the CKTV Advanced Media Class in their efforts to attend and compete at the Student Television Network Convention in Seattle,…

Ping Pong at Kilauea Neighborhood Center

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Sunday, December 2nd, 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Kilauea Neighborhood Center- classroom bldg next to Gym, Kilauea

Come play ping pong on Sundays 3-5pm at the Kilauea Neighborhood Center.  16 years and older welcome.  FREE- We supply the tables, paddles and balls.  Takes place in the classroom to the left of the gym.  For more info call: Jodi at 503 449-7129

Cost: Free

Hawaiian Slack Key Guitar & Ukulele Concert – Aloha Music

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Sunday, December 2nd, 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Hanalei Community Center, Hanalei

Traditional Hawaiian slack key guitar & ukulele concert featuring songs & stories telling its history. #1 BEST LIVE SHOW - 2018 Hawaii Magazine Reader's Choice. Traditional slack key music embraces you with Aloha creating an oasis of peace and deep relaxation... Perfect for your Kauai experience. 2018 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence. Gift Drawing. Family Friendly Tickets $25 ($20 Ages 13-19 & 50+; $10 Ages 6-12). Audience rating 18+ yrs is 99.3% "Excellent, Highlight of our trip!". This concert will 'Tune…

Cost: $10 – $25

Hawaiian Slack Key Guitar & Ukulele Concert – Hawaii’s Sunset Music

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Tuesday, December 4th, 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Princeville Community Center, Princeville

Traditional Hawaiian slack key guitar & ukulele concert featuring songs & stories telling its history. #1 BEST LIVE SHOW - 2018 Hawaii Magazine Reader's Choice. Traditional slack key music embraces you with Aloha creating an oasis of peace and deep relaxation... Perfect for your Kauai experience. 2017 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence. Gift Drawing. Family Friendly Tickets $25 ($20 Ages 13-19 & 50+; $10 Ages 6-12). Audience rating 18+ yrs is 99.3% "Excellent, Highlight of our trip!". This concert will 'Tune…

Cost: $10 – $25

Heart of Hawaiian Slack Key Guitar & Ukulele Concert

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Wednesday, December 5th, 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
All Saints’ Church – Kapaa, Kapaa

<Traditional Hawaiian slack key guitar & ukulele concert featuring songs & stories telling its history. #1 BEST LIVE SHOW - 2018 Hawaii Magazine Reader's Choice. Traditional slack key music embraces you with Aloha creating an oasis of peace and deep relaxation... Perfect for your Kauai experience. 2018 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence. Gift Drawing. Family Friendly Tickets $25 ($20 Ages 13-19 & 50+; $10 Ages 6-12). Audience rating 17+ yrs is 99.3% "Excellent, Highlight of our trip!". This concert will 'Tune…

Cost: $10 – $25

Trivia Night Poipu

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Wednesday, December 5th, 8:30 PM to 10:00 PM
Bangkok Happy Bowl, Koloa

If you're on the south side on a Wednesday night, there's only one place to be---- TRIVIA NIGHT at Bangkok Happy Bowl, the south shore's favorite location for Thai food, sushi and great drinks. Trivia is FREE to play and we cover all kinds of subjects: geography, history, sports, pop culture, current events, movies, languages, science, music, etc. There's a little something for everyone! $50 gift certificate for 1st place, $25 for 2nd. For more information check out Instagram or…

Cost: Free

Kauai Museum Annual Christmas Craft Fair

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Friday, December 7th, 9:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Kauai Museum,

Come join us at the Annual Christmas Craft Fair on the grounds of the Kauai Museum. Purchase your Christmas gifts from a variety of our Local food vendors and Kauai Made craft vendors. The fair opens from 9:00am to 8:00pm and the museum opens from 9:00am to 4:00pm, so visit us throughout the day. For more information about the craft fair or if you would like to be a vendor, call the Kauai Museum (808)245-6931 or email: educaton@kauaimuseum.org.

Cost: Free admission for Craft Fair

Spirit of Hawaiian Slack Key Guitar & Ukulele Concert

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Friday, December 7th, 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Hanalei Community Center, Hanalei

Traditional Hawaiian slack key guitar & ukulele concert featuring songs & stories telling its history. #1 BEST LIVE SHOW - 2018 Hawaii Magazine Reader's Choice. Traditional slack key music embraces you with Aloha creating an oasis of peace and deep relaxation... Perfect for your Kauai experience. 2018 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence. Gift Drawing. Family Friendly Tickets $25 ($20 Ages 13-19 & 50+; $10 Ages 6-12). Audience rating 18+ yrs is 99.3% "Excellent, Highlight of our trip!". This concert will 'Tune…

Cost: $10 – $25

Koloa Elementary Silent Auction and Pancake Breakfast

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Saturday, December 8th, 7:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Koloa Elementary School Cafeteria, Koloa

Pancake Breakfast from 7:30am to 10am Silent Auction from 7:30am to 11:30am All money earned goes directly to school programs. 3223 Poipu Rd, Koloa, HI  96756

National Tropical Botanical Garden 15th Annual Holiday Craft Fair 2018

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Saturday, December 8th, 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
National Tropical Botanical Garden, Koloa

National Tropical Botanical Garden 15th Annual Holiday Craft Fair  

Kauai Community Market’s Holiday Celebration

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Saturday, December 8th, 9:30 AM to 1:00 PM
Kauai Community College, Lihue

Welcome to Kauai Community Market's month long Holiday celebration See you in the front parking lot of Kauai Community College each Saturday morning in December 2018 between 9:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. December 8 - “Music of the Holidays” - Enjoy the music of young Violinist, Olivia Gegen, an Island School student, as she highlights the holidays with modern and classical tunes. Featuring Moloaa Bay Chocolate & Theo’l Lady Farms chocolates for the Holidays! Demonstrations, tasting and chocolate for sale…

Holiday Hula Celebration 2018

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Saturday, December 8th, 4:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Kauai Marriott Resort & Beach Club, Lihue

Let’s Hula for Christmas! Yes, that's right! Its the theme for Kauai’s annual Holiday Hula Christmas Celebration, says Kumu Hula Kapu Kinimaka-Alquiza of Halau Na Hula O Kaohikukapulani from Hanapepe, Kauai. The halau is entering its 32nd year with its Hawaiian Holiday Christmas Presentation. Its an evening of hula, chant, music and holiday spirit, with over 100 dancers and musicians from the halau. Each year, Kumu Kapu prepares her dancers with a selection of wonderful chants and songs that honor…

Cost: $20

PAINA & THE ARTS – “Eternal Kauai: Past, Present & Future” with Kimie Sadoyama

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Saturday, December 8th, 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

PĀ’INA & THE ARTS We are honored to celebrate the creative genius of Hawaii’s local artists that are inspired and moved by the history and culture of these islands! Join us on SATURDAY, DECEMBER 8 as we feature Kauai born poet, artist and author, JILL KIMIE SADOYAMA! We’re excited to celebrate her release and newly published clap book, “Eternal Kauai: Past, Present & Future” with a delicious dinner and live performance of her creative literary works. Special guests include Renee…

Cost: $35.00

Ping Pong at Kilauea Neighborhood Center

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Sunday, December 9th, 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Kilauea Neighborhood Center- classroom bldg next to Gym, Kilauea

Come play ping pong on Sundays 3-5pm at the Kilauea Neighborhood Center.  16 years and older welcome.  FREE- We supply the tables, paddles and balls.  Takes place in the classroom to the left of the gym.  For more info call: Jodi at 503 449-7129

Cost: Free

Hawaiian Slack Key Guitar & Ukulele Concert – Poina ‘Ole – Never to be Forgotten

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Sunday, December 9th, 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Hanalei Community Center, Hanalei

Traditional Hawaiian slack key guitar & ukulele concert featuring songs & stories telling its history. #1 BEST LIVE SHOW - 2018 Hawaii Magazine Reader's Choice. Traditional slack key music embraces you with Aloha creating an oasis of peace and deep relaxation... Perfect for your Kauai experience. 2018 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence. Gift Drawing. Family Friendly Tickets $25 ($20 Ages 13-19 & 50+; $10 Ages 6-12). Audience rating 18+ yrs is 99.3% "Excellent, Highlight of our trip!". This concert will 'Tune…

Cost: $10 – $25

Kauai Community College Symphony Orchestra Winter Concert

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Sunday, December 9th, 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Kauai Community College Performing Arts Center, Lihue

Featuring music by Tchaikovsky, Beethoven, Grundman, Hylkil, and Cacavas.  This concert includes classical music, folk songs, and holiday music.  There will be music for all preferences and the concert is free!

Cost: Free

Vegan Potluck & Lecture with Amanda Smith

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Sunday, December 9th, 4:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Sun Village Club House, Lihue

Renewing Our Natural Love for Food  A VSH Kauai Presentation by Amanda Smith  Executive Director , Chef, TV Host, Food Writer – Menehue Chef 4:30 pm Sunday   December 9 , 2018  Sun Village Clubhouse  3-3400 Kuhio Highway, Lihue  (Please park in visitor parking only, to avoid being towed.)  Free admission to the lecture.  For the potluck dinner, please bring a VEGAN dish (with recipe / ingredient list), or a donation— $10 suggested (free for children 12 and under).  $25…

Chiefess Kamakahelei Middle School Beginning Band Preview Concert

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Monday, December 10th, 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Chiefess Kamakahelei Middle School, Lihue

Featuring 120+ Beginning Band students in their first concert.  Our special guests will be members of the Kauai Community College Jazz Ensemble.

Cost: Free

Saving Ohia: Film Screening by KCC and NTBG

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Tuesday, December 11th, 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Kauai Community College, Lihue

Ōhia (Metrosideros polymorpha), the most abundant native tree in the state of Hawaii, are dying from a new fungal disease. On Hawaii Island, hundreds of thousands of ōhia have already died from this fungus, called Ceratocystis. Healthy trees appear to die within a few days to a few weeks, which is how the disease came to be called “Rapid Ōhia Death.” This disease has killed trees in all districts of Hawaii Island and has the potential to kill ōhia trees statewide.  Please join…

Hawaiian Slack Key Guitar & Ukulele – Kauai Style

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Tuesday, December 11th, 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Princeville Community Center, Princeville

Traditional Hawaiian slack key guitar & ukulele concert featuring songs & stories telling its history. #1 BEST LIVE SHOW - 2018 Hawaii Magazine Reader's Choice. Traditional slack key music embraces you with Aloha creating an oasis of peace and deep relaxation... Perfect for your Kauai experience. 2017 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence. Gift Drawing. Family Friendly Tickets $25 ($20 Ages 13-19 & 50+; $10 Ages 6-12). Audience rating 18+ yrs is 99.3% "Excellent, Highlight of our trip!". This concert will 'Tune…

Cost: $10 – $25
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