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Events at UH Hilo April 16-22

Events at UH Hilo April 16-22

Information courtesy: UH Hilo

19th Annual Hawaii Arts, Crafts & Food Festival

19th Annual Hawaii Arts, Crafts & Food Festival

The following information is provided by: Merrie Monarch Festival:
 

Drug Take-Back Initiative

Drug Take-Back Initiative

The following information is provided by the Hawaii Police Department:

UH Hilo Events This Week (April 9)

UH Hilo Events This Week (April 9)

Information courtesy: UH Hilo

UH Hilo and HawCC Campus Events for the week of Monday, April 9, 2012.
Be sure to visit http://hilo.hawaii.edu/news/ for the most current list of events and announcements!


Monday, April 9, 2012
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Hawaii Police Department Meeting in North Kohala

Hawaii Police Department Meeting in North Kohala

Information provided by: HPD

Harlem Globetrotters return to Hawaii

Harlem Globetrotters return to Hawaii

 

Information courtesy of: Brett Meister

After nearly 20 years, the Harlem Globetrotters will return to Hawaii for four games in May as part of their 2012 Championship Tour.   Led by Big Easy Lofton, the Globetrotters will visit the islands May 11th, 12th and 13th, with games in Maui, Honolulu and Hilo.  Lofton, a 6-9 superstar from New Orleans, recently appeared in two series of the popular CBS-TV program, “The Amazing Race.”

Tickets to see the world’s most famous basketball team are on sale:

May 11, 2012: Maui.  Maui War Memorial Gymnasium. 7:00pm

May 12, 2012: Honolulu. Blaisdell Center. 2:00pm and 7:30pm (www.ticketmaster.com)

May 13, 2012: Hilo. Hilo Civic.

See John Keawe Perform "A Tribute to Slack Key" at Kailua-Kona Library

See John Keawe Perform "A Tribute to Slack Key" at Kailua-Kona Library

In celebration of National Library Week 2012, John Keawe, an award-winning slack key guitarist and recording artist, will present “A Tribute to Slack Key” at Kailua-Kona Public Library on Saturday, March 31 at 2 p.m.  Admission is free.

Keawe is a multiple Na Hoku Hanohano and Hawaii Music Awards recipient and a contributing artist on Hawaii’s first Grammy award winner, “Slack Key Guitar Volume 2” (2005).  He will offer a tribute to the slack key style and include selections from the music of Raymond Kane, Leonard Quan, and others, in addition to presenting his original compositions.

The 45-minute program is recommended for ages 5 and older.  All children must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver.