Plant-Based Hui &Potluck will be led by Vivienne Aronowitz, a registered dietitian, from 5-6 p.m. this Wednesday. Come and celebrate the solstice by learning about plant-based eating and sharing bounty from Mother Earth. Eating a plant-based diet is one of the most powerful actions to take to protect the planet and promote sustainability. This group exchanges recipes, tips and food. Bring a copy of your recipe and ensure it does not include any ingredients from animals (meat, fish, poultry, eggs or dairy). Dishes must be service-ready; no kitchen utilities available. Bring your own reusable plates, bowls and utensils.
WAIMEA — It’s said that education is the most powerful tool to change the world.
HONOKAA — Honokaa High &Intermediate School (HHIS) received $75,000 from the Hawaii Department of Education last month for an innovation grant they won in February.
WAIMEA — Originally motivated to excel by his Waimea Middle School history teacher Casey Boyett, Brooks Mitchell has been awarded the prestigious 2018 Koenig Foundation Award in Medicine by the Achievement Rewards for College Scientists Foundation Honolulu Chapter, including a $5,000 prize.
Australian farmer ‘clears the air’ on pesticides in Waimea: Free talks scheduled Thursday and Friday
WAIMEA — In an effort to help residents understand how to protect Hawaii’s fragile ecosystem for future generations, internationally recognized expert, author and organic farmer André Leu will conduct two free community events in Waimea this week to spread the word about the science behind pesticides, GMO and organics.
WAIMEA — Thelma Parker Memorial Public and School Library of the Hawaii State Public Library System is offering a variety of events and activities for patrons of all ages during the month of June. All programs are free and open to the public.
WAIMEA — Open to the public, the 2018 College Horizon’s Summer College Fair will be held on Hawaii Preparatory Academy’s Upper Campus tomorrow.