October 6 - 10, 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Mary Nakamura's 10,000 Hands Creative Art for Kids
Fall Break Program - ages 5 1/2 - 12
Paper Mache Masks & Tie Dye tees
Bring 1 or 1 100% cotton t-shirt or tank top
Students bring own lunch & snacks, water, beachwear
Location:  4-901 Kuhio Highway, Suite M, Waipouli Plaza
Contact:  Mary Nakamura, (808) 652-2260
Thursday, October 9, 7:30 am - 4:00 pm
16th Annual Hawai'i Employment Law Seminar
Courtyard Marriott Kaua'i at Coconut Beach Paddle Room
Register with Kauai Chamber of Commerce
Friday, October 10, 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Hawai'i'a Ona po'okela - Kuana Torres
Kauai Museum Music of Kaua'i series
Info:  (808) 245-6931

Saturday, October 11, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Eo e Emalani i Alakai
Queen Ema, portrayed by Helen Lahapa Santiago,and her entourage
enter the Kanaloahuluhulu Meadow on horseback;
Hula Halau from around the state perform chants
& dances as gifts for the Queen;
Exhibitis, craft demonstrations, snack sales
Contact:  Michelle Hookano, (335) 997-5022
www.kokee.org(external link)

Hui o Laka Member benefit:
Stay at they Historic CCC Camp - rent a cottage or bunk room
for your mountain getaway; Call Michelle or Rosalind at (808) 335-9975;
www.kokee.org/ccc-camp/staying-at-the-ccc-camp(external link)

Saturday, October 11, 3:00 pm - end
3:00 pm - crafts fair in lobby
6:00 pm - Hoike
Ho'ike - Halau Ka Lei Mokihana o Leina'ala
with Kumu Hula Leina'ala Pavao Jardin
Featuring Kuana Torres Kahele
Special guest performance by Na Molokama
Kauai War Memorial Convention Hall
Tickets:  $20 general admission in advance/ $30 at the door
Ticket Outlets: Mokihana Travel, Lihue; Brick Oven, Kalaheo;
Wine Shop, Koloa; Vicky's, Kapaa
Info:  (808) 639-9033
Saturday, October 11, 6:00 pm Silent Auction;
7:00 pm Dinner Under the Stars
Iona's 2014 Gala - "Ambrosia"
A Divine Mix of Dance, Food, and Sensual Pleasures
Eat like a God, Drink like a Goddess, Dance like an Animal
Sheraton Waikiki Helumoa Pool
Raise funds for Iona Contemporary Dance Theatre
Unthemed Table of 10 - $2,000
Themed Sponsor Tables - $10,000; $7,500; $5,000; $3,000

Saturday, October 11, 7:00 pm
Josh Feinberg & Nilan Chaudhuri
Evening of classical Raga and Tabla
Church of the Pacific, Princeville

Sunday, October 12, 9:30 am
Annual All Saints celebration of King Kamahameha IV & Queen Emma,
the Holy Sovereigns
Refreshments after the service
All Saints Church, Kapa'a
Contact:  David Murray
Tuesdays, October 14, 21, 28; 6:00 - 9:00 pm
Design Essentials Experiential Workshop
w/ Lawrence O'Toole, Design Director & Winston Welborn, Hawaii Life
Explore the Creative Process & the Roots of Design through
overview of major Design Disciplines
Private Kilauea Studio
Limited to 10 participants
Registration Fee $125; Advance Registration before October 7 $95
Contact:  (808) 634-3686; lotmod at gmail.com
Thurs, October 16, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Thurs, November 13, 5:30 - 8:30 pm
SBDC presents:
"How to Start a Small Business" (Kauai)
Lihue Plantation Building (behind post office)
Registration:  $20
Info:  (808) 241-3148
Friday, October 17, 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Leadership Works
"A Day in the Life of an Effective Supervisor"
Courtyard Marriott @ Kaua'i Coconut Beach
www.leadershipworks.com/node/220(external link)
Friday, October 17, 2014, 7:00 - 9:00 pm
Storybook Theatre invites you to
The Princess Ka'iulani Keiki Fest
Honoring the Ali'i of Old
Hanapepe Hawaiian Congregational Church
Saturday, October 18, 12:00 - 4:00 pm
Family Friendly Cultural Events, Hula, Food, Children's Art Exhibit
Princess' Birthday Party at 2:00 pm in Sparky's Garden
Sunday, October 19, 10:00 am
Commemorative Sunday Service at
Hanapepe Hawaiian Congregational Church
Info:  www.storybook.org(external link); (808) 335-0712
Friday - Saturday, October 17 & 18; 6:00 - 9:00 pm
26th Annual Talk Story Festival (Honolulu event)
Nine Storytellers share the stage, 20 minutes each
Bento Rakugo, Kalama Cabigon, Ed Chevy, Tita Kathy Collins,
Sam 'Ohu Gon, Moses Goods, Karen Yamamoto Hackler,
Daniel A Kelin II, Sandra MacLees, Daniel Martinez,
Pat Masters, Kilohana Silve, Jeff Gere, Charles Johnson,
Kuniko Yamamoto
McCoy Pavilion, Ala Moana Beach Park (Honolulu)
Brought to you by C&C Honolulu Parks Dept
Contact:  Jeff Gere, Director; (808) 768-3032; jgere at honolulu.gov
Saturday, October 18, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Women Artists of Kauai and ReSource for Christian Spirituality present
Fine Art Festival
St. Michael and All Angels Episcopal Church, 4364 Hardy St., Lihue
Info:  www.womenartistsofkauai.blogspot.com/(external link)
Call Marionette:  (808) 631-9173
Wednesday, October 22, 5:00 - 7:00 pm
YWCA of Kaua'i Candlelight Vigil - "Changing Hurt to Hope"
Honor victims & survivors of domestic violence & sexual assault
St. Michael & All Angels Church
5:00 Music & Refreshments
6:00 Program
7:00 Lighting of Candles
Childcare provided 5:45 - 7:00 pm
Info:  (808) 245-8404
Friday, October 24, 7:00 pm
Honolulu Theatre for Youth presents
GRINDS — The Story of Food in Hawaii
Kaua'i Community College Performing Arts Center
All seats $10
Tickets:  www.htyweb.org(external link)
Contact: (808) 839-9885 x 720

Friday & Saturday, October 24 & 25, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Friends of the Lihue Library - Used Book Sale
Lihue Public Library, Conference Room

Saturday, October 25, 7:30 am - 12:00 noon
Friends of Kamalani Playground & Lydgate Park
9th Annual National Make a Difference Day Kauai
All ages & ability Kauai residents & visitors invited
Lydgate Park Main Pavilion
Attire:  work gloves, sun protection, work clothes, shoes, own water container
Gourmet lunch donated by Kaua'i's finest restaurants & bakeries
www.kamalani.org(external link); (808) 245-5959
Saturday, October 25, 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
2014 Senior Food & Craft Fair
Kauai War Memorial Convention Hall, Lihue
Traditional foods, original handcrafted treasures
Hundreds of lucky drawing door prizes
Entertainment by members of senior centers
Admission FREE
Sponsored by County of Kauai Parks & Rec & Na Kupuna Council
Sunday, October 26, 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Gates Open at 10:30 am
Taiko Drumming Lecture-Demo with Ray Nitta
& Hands-On Workshop for Beginners
88 Shrines at the Lawai International Center
Register:  dorahong888 at gmail.com; call (808) 651-8893
Donations are appreciated with gratitude
Friday, October 31, 8:00 am - 3:30 pm (Honolulu Event)
Pupukahi I Holomua: Unite to Move Forward
Hawaii Heritage Hospitality Forum
Keynote Speaker Andrew Te Whaiti
Explore ways in which historic & cultural-oriented travel
contributes to preserving Hawaii's unique sense of place
and provide a high-quality experience for visitors
Hawaii Convention Center, Waikiki
To participate as exhibitor or showcase your heritage site and hospitality goods, visit: http://hhh.historichawaii.org(external link)
October 31
Deadline to sign up as volunteer for NTBG Large-scale Sculpture Project
in McBryde Garden with world-renowned artist Patrick Dougherty
Work on Sculpture between November 2 - 14 and November 17 - 22;
Two 4-hour shifts per day for volunteers; volunteers can sign up for as many shift and as many days as you like; work may require you to work on construction scaffolding up to 20 feet high; requires physical stamina
Questions or Sign up:  Lorna Lopes, (808) 332-7324, ext204;


Saturday, November 1, 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Malie Foundation's Hawaiian Holiday Craft Fair
Year of Na Loea O Na Mea Hana Lima
Kauai Beach Resort
Info:  Maka Herrod (808) 822-2166; KMFKauai at hawaii.rr.com

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

Saturday, November 8, 11 am - 5 pm
Small Works Show Entries due
KSA Gallery at Kukui Grove
November 21, 2014 - January 2, 2015 - Exhibition Dates
Contact:  Phyllis Kunimura 808-822-0262

Saturday, November 8, 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Annual K.I.D.S School Craft Fair & Carnival
Food, Shave Ice, Games, Silent Auction, Kaua Crafters, Tag Sale & LIVE Music
1346 Inia St. between First Hawaiian Bank & Bike Path in Kapaa
Contact:  Rhonda Forsberg and Kathy Zeidner

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, 5:00 - 9:00 pm
Grove Farm Homesteads Museum
150th Anniversary Luau
Guest Artist:  Melveen Leed
For stories, tickets, info, contact (808) 245-3202;
grovefarm at hawaiiantel.net

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
Admission at the Door
Info:  Milton Lau, (808) 226-2697
www.slackkeyfestival.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
Thursday, November 20, 7:00 pm
Kauai Concert Association presents
Trio Con Brio Copenhagen
World-renowned Piano Trio
Kauai C0mmunity College PAC
Tickets:  http://kauai-concert.org/tickets.html(external link)
Saturday, November 29, 8:30 am - 1:30 pm
Kaua'i Handworks 35th Annual Christmas Fair
All Kaua'i made products
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
by Wai Kuapahi, Billi Smith, Lorraine Wichman, & Linda Oshiro
Bring your own clippers, scissors, gloves & embellishments
CCC Camp
Cost $20
Sign up:  call (808) 335-9975


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: call (808) 335-9975




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) 



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.