Laughter Therapy 5-14-18

Surely you all will agree that we need a little humor in our lives to lighten and brighten even the worst days. So let’s get started!

Hoa Aina Day planned at Ouli Park

From 9 a.m.–1 p.m. this Saturday residents can participate in meaningful work at Ouli Park, a community park-in-progress along Kawaihae Road and Keanuiomano Stream, in partnership with Kaahahui O Ka Nahelehele.

New groomer comes to Waimea

Rhonda Olson, a professional groomer, recently moved to the Big Island from the Pacific Northwest with 16 years’ experience. She will take over the grooming portion of A Bark Above at Aina Hou Animal Hospital within Lalamilo in Waimea beginning June 7. The new business is called Aloha Classy Critters.

Third Thursday Potluck to focus on agroforestry

Kalani Souza and Craig Elevitch will present “Agroforestry: The Relational Doctrine” at the monthly potluck this Thursday in the large conference room at NHERC in Honokaa. Dinner and live music begin at 6 p.m., followed by the presentation at 6:45 p.m.

Powerful Tools for Caregivers classes begin May 25

To help family caregivers cope with the demands of caring for their loved ones with chronic medical conditions, Hawaii Community Caregiver Network is sponsoring free Powerful Tools for Caregivers classes from noon-2 p.m. beginning May 25 and continuing every Friday through June 29 at Waikoloa Community Church on Paniolo Avenue.

Hawaii Water Service’s 2018 College Scholarship Program available

Hawaii Water Service has established a scholarship program for students residing within its service areas who plan to continue their education in college or vocational school programs. Scholarships are offered each year for full-time study at an accredited institution of the student’s choice. Enrollment for this year’s program is open now through July 1.