NOVEMBER 2014 ARTS & CULTURE EVENTS
 

Monday, October 27, 12:00 pm - Tuesday, October 29. 12:00 am
Kumu Doric Yaris Concert of Life
The Historical Waimea Theater, Waimea town
Contact: Leilani Talich

Thursday, October 30, 4:00 - 6:30 pm
Casting on Kauai - HVCB Commercial Shoot Casting
Shoot Dates on Kauai - November 19 & 20
Looking for following talents:
1 Hula dancing woman, plus-sized, 40’s - 50’s
1 Hula dancing women, niece of above, early 20’s
Both dance together so consider same halau style
2 ‘Ukulele Players, 20’s - 30’s, real local guys, tank tops, tattoos, afro-ish hair good
1 BIG local looking guy, Samoan look good
1 Older tutu (grandma), 50’s - 60’s, warm, friendly, lots of character
Talent rate:  secondary/extra; may work 1 or 2 days
Contact: Angela Tillson, (808) 635-3710

October 31
Deadline to sign up as volunteer for NTBG Large-scale Sculpture Project
with world-renowned artist Patrick Dougherty
Work on sculpture between Nov 2 - 14; Nov 17 -22
Two 4-hour shifts per day; volunteers can sign up for as many shifts and as many
days as you like; work may require work on 20 feet high construction scaffolding;
requires physical stamina
Sign up:  Lorna Lopes (808) 332-7324, ext 204 lopes at ntbg.org

Friday, October 31, 6:30 pm
Halloween Costume Ball
Featuring the Kauai Rhythm Kings
Swinbging Shythem & blues
at Joes on the Green, Kiahuna
Contact:  Kevin Rogers

Friday, October 31, 4:30 pm
Halloween Festival
Kukui Grove Center, Center Stage

October 5 - December 5, 2014
Binding and Looping - Transfer of Presence in Contemporary Pacific Art
Art Gallery, University of Hawaii at Manoa (HONOLULU EVENT)
Oct 28, 3 - 4 pm Gallery Walk-Through w/ Noelle Kahanu & Moana Nepia
Oct 28, 4 - 4:30 pm Film Screening - Ed Wendt: The Great Heart of Waiokane
Oct 28, 5 - 7 pm Film Screening - E Haku Inoa: To Weave a Name, Christian Marquez
Oct 29, 6:30 - 7:30 pm Artist Talk w/ Hasan Elahl
Oct 31, 2 - 3 pm, Shigeyuki Kihara lecture presentation (Art Auditorium)
Oct 31, 3 - 5 pm Performance & Installation by PACS 492 Students (Commons Gallery)
Nov 2, 2 - 2:30 pm Film Screening - Herbert Hoe:  Food for the Soul
Nov 2, 2:30 - 3:30 pm Gallery Walk-Through w/ Kaili Chun & Kapulani Landgraf
Nov 3, 5:15 - 5:50 pm Reception for Sally French
Nov 3, 6:00 - 7:30 pm Public Lecture by Sally French (Art Auditorium)
    “Topic:  Sally Is In The Building!”
Nov 5, 12:00 - 1:15 pm Lecture by Hasan Elahl (EW Center, Burns Hall)
Nov 9, 2:00-2:30 pm Film Screening of Mac Poepoe: Malama Moomomi The Soul
Nov 9, 2:30- 3:30 pm Gallery Walk-Through & demo by Bernice Akamine-Binding & Looping
Dec 5, time TBA Closing Performance by artist Moana Nepia
Contact:  Sharon Tasaka, Associate Director, (808) 956-6888; gallery at hawaii.edu

NOVEMBER 2014 ART & CULTURE EVENTS

Saturday, Nov 1, 1:00 - 3:00 pm
Lightwave Pottery Ceramics Class
5 weekly meetings - 4 clay & 1 glazing
Handbuilding & wheel throwing    
Tuition $150, includes materials & firing up to 10 lbs of finished work
Teens OK; younger children accompanied by parent - $100
Info:  (949) 351-5117; RSVP requested
Dean McRaine

Saturday, November 1, 5:00 pm
Kauai Historical Society presents
A Sharing of Aloha with the rhythmic sounds of
Cyril Pahinui & Friends - Peter Moon Jr. & Jeff Au Hoy
Celebrating the Legends of Wailua
No Host Cocktails, Silent Auction, Ethnic Cuisine Buffet
Cocktail Music by Larry Rivera
Smith’s Tropical Paradise
$75 per person, including dinner buffet
Outlets:  Talk Story Bookstore, Pictures Plus, Hanalei Strings & things
Contact:  Kauai Historical Society (808) 245-3373
www.kauaihistoricalsociety.org(external link)

Sunday, November 2, 12:00 pm
14th Biannual Kauai Community Seed and Plant Exchange
Moloa’a Organica’a Farm, Anahola
(follow signs from the Moloa’a Sunrise Fruit Stand)
Orchard Tours, Great Food, Live Music
Moloa’a Hui Lands & the Incredible Farm of Ned & Marta Ohana
Contact:  Paul Massey

Sunday, November 2, 3:00 pm
Kauai Island Singers Showcase & WIT present
Songs of the Silver Screen (rescheduled event)
Mahiko Lounge at Gaylord’s, Kilohana Plantation
Starring:  Erik Hagen, Melissa Mojo, S. Kamai Salibi, Mike Kobayashi,
Fran Nestel, Trishana Star, Diane Leone, Barbara Pendragon, Karen Tilley
Hank Curtis on Grand Piano; Mike Latif on Upright Bass
FREE CONCERT
Contact:  Melissa Mojo, (808) 822-0545

Thursday, November 6, 5:00 - 7:00 pm
Business After Hours hosted by Kauai Museum, celebrating 54 years
Live Hawaiian Entertainment; lots of door prizes
Pupu & No-Host Cocktails
Kauai Museum Courtyard
Sign up:  Kauai Chamber of Commerce

Thursday, November 6, 7:30 pm
Taboo You: Stories of Shame & Redemption
Spoken Word Event Showcasing Kaua’i’s Writers & Performers
Metamorphose Yoga Studio & Boutique, Kilauea
Contact:  Laura Lentz

Friday, November 7, 9:00 - 11:00 am
Princeville Community Fine Arts Exhibit Artists Submission Date
Open to all North Shore Artists, Kilauea to Ke’e
Online Prospectus & Entry Forms:
www.princevillecommunity.com/view/events-committee.aspx(external link)
Fri, Nov 7, 4 - 8 pm; Sat, Nov 8, 1–5pm exhibition dates
Princeville Community Fine Arts Exhibit
A Non-Juried exhibition of paintings, drawings, sculpture, ceramics
Princeville Community Center
Info:  April McGinnis, april at pcaonline.org; (808) 826-6687

Friday & Saturday, November 7 & 8, 7:00 pm
Sunday, November 9, 3:00 pm
“The Legend of Sleepy Hollow” — Ichabod Crane & the Headless Horseman of Sleepy Hollow
written by Washington Irving, American colonial tale
directed by Peggy Ellenburg
by Island School fifth graders
On Stage at Island School
Tickets:  $4 from Island School Office and from cast members;
$5 at the door; Discount Family Passes from Island School
Contact:  peggy at ischool.org

Saturday, November 8, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Veterans Day Parade - Honoring our Women in Military
Kapa’a Town and Kapa’a Beach Park
Contact: Aida P Cruz (808) 246-1135

Saturday, November 8, Entries Due, 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
November 21, 2014 - January 2, 2015 - Exhibition Dates
Small Works Show 2014
KSA Gallery Space, Kukui Grove
Contact:  Rhonda Forsberg & Katy Zeidner

Grove Farm Homestead Museum
150th Anniversary Luau
Guest Artist:  Melveen Leed
Hula by Leina’ala Pavao Jardin’e Halau
For stories, tickets, info, contact (808)( 245-3202
grovefarm at hawaiiantel.net

Saturday, November 8, 7:30 - 9:30 pm: Doors 7:00 pm
Na Pali in Concert
A rare & special night with Pancho Graham, Carlos Andrade, Pat Cocket & Rick Gerding
Kilauea Theatre, 2484 Keneke St (next to Kong Lung)
tickets:  $20 at door; Hawaiian Music Kiosks, PV & Coconut Mearketplace
Contact:  (808) 634-1684

Sunday, November 9, 12:00 - 6:00 pm
22nd Annual Hawaiian Slack Key Guitar Festival, Kauai Style
Featuring 15 Slack Key Guitar Artists
Aqua Kauai Beach Resort & Spa, Wailua
Admission at the Door
Info:  Milton Lau, (808) 226-2697
www.slackkeyfestival.com(external link)

Tuesday, November 11
Sound Emergence
An Alchemical Sound Journey with Taj Jure & Hezar Courson
Kilauea

Thursday, November 13, 5:30 - 8:30 pm
SBDC presents:
“How to Start a Small Business” (Kaua’i)
Lihue Plantation Building (behind Lihu’e Post Office)
Registration: $20
Info: (808) 241-3148

Thursday, Nov 13, 7:00 pm - Sunday, Nov 16, 9:00 pm
34th Annual Hawaii International Film Festival - Kauai
13 films from Hawaii, Korea, Japan, Phillippines, India
United Kingdom and United States
Historic Waimea Theater, Waimea Kauai

Friday, November 14
North Shore Dance Party
7 - 8 pm Tango
8 - 10 Swing, Ballroom, Latin
Church of the Pacific
All levels & singles welcome
$5.00
Email: kauaidancing at gmail.com

November 14 - 23 Two weekends only
Fridays, Nov 14 & 21, 7:00 pm
Saturdays, Nov 15 & 22, 2:00 pm & 7:00 pm
Sundays, Nov 16 and 23, 4:00 pm
Hawaii Children’s Theatre present the Hawaii premier of
“Shrek The Musical”
Music by Jeannie Tesori; Books & Lyrics by David Lindsay-Abrare
Director:  Marly Madayag, Music Director: Nina Saraos
Choreographer:  Carol Culver
Kauai War Memorial Convention Hall
Ticket Outlets:  Kalaheo Cafe, Progressive Expressions, Times,
Papaya’s, Kong Lung, Harvest Market
Ticket Info:  (808) 246-8985, www.HawaiiChildrensTheatre.com(external link)

Saturday, November 15, 7:00 - 9:30 am
Rotary Club of Kauai announces
12th Annual Old Koloa Sugar Mill Run (Half Marathon)
Contact:  Richard Olsen, (808) 634-8703

Saturday, November 15, 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Calligraphy Kanji Workshop for Beginners of All Ages
by Rev. Kosen Ishikawa, Kyle Chu & Yayoi Ishikawa
88 Shrines at Lawai International Center
Donations appreciated with gratitude
Information:  651-8893; dorahong888 at gmail.com; www.lawaicenter.org(external link)

Sat - Sun - Mon
November 15, 1:00 - 4:00 pm
November 16, 1:00 - 4:00 pm
November 17, 6:00 - 8:00 pm
Kauai Community Players Announces Tryout for Actors
Matilda’s Waltz by David Penhallow Scott (sequel to Emma’s Last Dance)
Men (5, All Ages) -African American, Japanese, Caucasian - Marines,
   Plantation Manager, Japanese Union Officer
Women (5) — Japanese, Caucasian, Hapa-Haole — Manager’s Wife, Japanese Wife,
   Japanese & Caucasian girls in their late teens or early twenties
No past experience necessary; everyone welcome
Can’t attend tryouts?  Call (808) 651-4387 or (808) 212-8900
Production Dates:  February 20 to March 8

Thursday, November 20, 7:00 pm
Kauai Concert Association presents
Trio Con Brio Copenhagen
World-renowned Piano Trio
Kauai Community College PAC
Tickets:  www.kauai-concert.org/tickets.html(external link)

Thursday, November 20 - Wednesday, December 17
Mixed Media Miniature Show XXVII (Honolulu Event)
Koa Art Gallery, Kapiolani Community College
Contact:  David Behle, (808) 734-9374, koaglry at hawaii.edu

Friday, November 21, 7:00 pm
An evening of Irish Music by Whiskey-O
featuring Sylvia Woods, world class Celtic Harpist
Church of the Pacific
Contact:  Bob Smith, (808) 651-5819, shantybob at yahoo.com
plus every other Sunday at Feral Pig Restaurant/Pub, Harbor Mall
beginning Sunday, October 28

Saturday, November 29, 8:30 am - 1:30 pm
Kaua’i Handworks 35th Annual Christmas Fair
All Kaua’i-made products in longest running Kaua’i Crafts Fair
Wilcox School Cafeteria
Contact:  Erlinda Bukoski, (808) 332-7220; Gayle Konishi, (808) 332-8483

Saturday, November 29
Go Green for the Holidays — Annual Members Meeting
Tabletop Centerpiece or Small Evergreen Swag Workshop
Wai Kuapahi, Billi Smith, Lorraine Wichman & Others
Bring your own clippers, scissors, gloves, embellishments
CCC Camp
Cost $20
Sign up:  (808) 335-9975

DECEMBER ARTS & CULTURE EVENTS

Saturday, December 6, 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Full Wreath-making Workshop
Wai Kuapahi, Billi Smith, Lorraine Wichman & Others
Bring your own clippers, scissors, gloves, embellishments
CCC Camp
Cost $20
Sign up:  (808) 335-9975

Saturday, December 6, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Kauai Dance Center
Winter Recital & Dance Showcase (One Day Only)
Ballet, Hip Hop, Spanish Dance
at Eyes Wide Open Productions Nawiliwili Theater/Home Studio of Kauai Dance Center
3285 Waapa Road Lihue (Next to Nawiliwili Park & Hesse Carpet)
10 - 11 Keiki Dance Concert
12 - 1 Youth Dance Concert, Ballet & Hip Hop & Spanish Dance
3 - 4 Advanced Class Dance Concert
Ballet & Classical Solo, Lyrical, Modern & Spanish Dance
Contact:  Jennifer Bell-Grey

 

 

 

WEEKLY EVENTS

AT THE COCONUT MARKETPLACE

Hula Shows

If you’re looking for some free, lively and fun Hawaiian entertainment, visit Coconut Marketplace in Kapaa for an authentic Hula Show every Wednesday at 5 p.m. and Saturday at 1 p.m. Hula, a dance form native to the Hawaiian islands, is something everyone must see. All are welcome to enjoy the free hula shows as well as more than 30 quality shops and eateries of Coconut Marketplace in a tropical open-air setting. Coconut Marketplace is located at 4-484 Kuhio Highway, Kapaa, HI 96746.  For more information, call us at (808) 822-3641 or visit www.coconutmarketplace.com.(external link)  

Larry Rivera

Come and hear free live Hawaiian music and enjoy a relaxing evening with the renowned Larry Rivera every Friday at 5 p.m. at Coconut Marketplace in Kapaa. Known as musical legend in Hawaii, Larry Rivera has serenaded many visitors and locals alike with his soothing and soulful voice. A recipient of a lifetime achievement award from the Hawaii Academy of Recording Arts, Larry Rivera is a staple in Kauai’s music scene. All are welcome to enjoy the free Hawaiian music show featuring Larry Rivera as well as more than 30 quality shops and eateries of Coconut Marketplace in a tropical open-air setting.  Coconut Marketplace is located at 4-484 Kuhio Highway, Kapaa, HI 96746. For more information, call us at (808) 822-3641 or visit www.coconutmarketplace.com.(external link)   

Farmer’s Market

Immerse yourself in the colors and flavors of Kauai's exotic produce at the Coconut Marketplace Farmer’s Market, located in the front parking lot every Tuesday and Thursday from 8 a.m. to noon. If you’re a foodie or looking to get a taste of locally grown fresh fruit and vegetables, come visit us. Get there on time as produce can go quickly! All are welcome to enjoy the Farmer’s Market as well as more than 30 quality shops and eateries of Coconut Marketplace in a tropical open-air setting.  Coconut Marketplace is located at 4-484 Kuhio Highway, Kapaa, HI 96746. For more information, call us at (808) 822-3641 or visit www.coconutmarketplace.com.(external link) 

!!!SUNSHINE MARKETS

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Monday Koloa Ball Park (12 noon) Kukui Grove Shopping Center, Lihue (3pm)

Tuesday Coconut Market Place, Kapaa (9am-12 noon) Kalaheo Neighborhood Center (3:30pm) Hawaiian Farmers of Hanalei (2pm)

Wednesday Kapaa Town Park (3pm) Kauai Culinary Market, Poipu (4-6pm)

Thursday Coconut Market Place, Kapaa (9am-12 noon) Hanapepe Park (3pm) Kilauea Neighborhood Center (4:30pm)

Friday Vidinha Stadium, Lihue (3pm)

Saturday Kauai Community Market, Puhi (9:30am-1pm) Kekaha Neighborhood Center (9am) Hanalei Saturday Market (10am-12 noon) For more info got to www.kauaigrown.org(external link)

* TREASURERS OF KAUAI and NIIHAU. For more info call the Kauai Museum at 808-245-6931.