NORTH HAWAII — With most North Hawaii schools on spring break this week or the first week of April, parents may be looking for ways to spend quality time with their kids outdoors, rather than just sitting in front of the TV or on their smartphones.
WAIMEA — Following a nationwide school walkout last Wednesday, anticipation has mounted among North Hawaii students who want to further voice their concerns about school shootings and gun control.
More than 200 people, many who were decked out in cowboy attire, attended North Hawaii Hospice’s annual charity event Feb. 24 at Waikii Ranch. With a “High Country Tea” theme this year, $60,000 was netted for patient care services, part of which came from a special auction that brought in $23,000 in direct donations.
Skaters from all of the teams in the state of Hawaii including Garden Island Roller Girls, the Paradise Roller Derby, Maui Roller Girls, Echo City Knockouts and the Paradise Roller Girls joined the Waimea Wranglers Rough Rollers team for a co-ed Big Island Round Up match March 4 at Waimea District Park.
Yoga Basics with Janet Lam is from 8—9 a.m. every Monday. Start the week feeling balanced, flexible and strong. This class includes fundamental yoga poses, and although not specifically a beginner’s class, the movement sequence can easily accommodate students new to yoga or returning to a yoga practice.
Students from Honokaa High, Kohala High, Waimea Middle and Waimea Elementary Schools joined tens of thousands of students across the country in a national walkout event at 10 a.m. Wednesday morning.
WAIMEA — At 4 p.m. March 31, Stanford’s all male a capella music and comedy group will put on a concert at Davies Chapel on Hawaii Preparatory Academy’s upper school campus.