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For Kauai Calendar Events for December 2016

For Kauai Calendar Events for December 2016 All these events and more can be seen on our online calendar where you can add them yourself, or email them for us to do. Enjoy. Now till December 24 The Trees of Remembrance The Trees of Remembrance provide a meaningful opportunity to honor those who have died or [...]

By | December 2nd, 2016|0 Comments

Reflections on the World Conservation Congress with NTBG Director Chipper Wichman

Join Chipper Wichman on Tuesday, November 1 as he shares the history, execution, and the far-reaching impacts of the recent World Conservation Congress (WCC). This free talk will start at 5:30 p.m. in the cafeteria at the Kaua‘i Community College Campus Center. Chipper, Director and CEO of the nonprofit National Tropical Botanical Garden, was at [...]

By | October 24th, 2016|0 Comments

‘Equal Means Equal’ Screening Tomorrow at KCC (w/ trailer)

The public is invited to attend a free screening of “Equal Means Equal” directed by Kamala Lopez, which won the Best U.S. Documentary Audience Award at the 2016 Traverse City Film Festival. The film examines the inadequacies of the current laws in the U.S. that claim to protect women and presents a strong argument for [...]

By | October 20th, 2016|0 Comments

Turning Over A New leaf: Native Plant Discovery in Hawai‘i

Turning over a new leaf: Native plant discovery in Hawai‘i Hawai‘i’s State Botanist takes audience on a botanical journey Join Hawai‘i’s State Botanist Dr. Maggie Sporck-Koehler on Tuesday, October 11 at 5:30 p.m. in the cafeteria at the KCC Campus Center in Puhi as she takes her audience on a botanical journey of plant discovery on [...]

By | October 4th, 2016|0 Comments

Long Ago and Far Away: the Extraordinary Journey of Hawai‘i‘s Canoe Plants

Long Ago and Far Away: the Extraordinary Journey of Hawai‘i‘s Canoe Plants Free lecture series resumes on September 13 at KCC “Long Ago and Far Away: the Extraordinary Journey of Hawai‘i’s Canoe Plants” is a free public lecture by Mike DeMotta, curator of living collections at the National Tropical Botanical Garden (NTBG), on Tuesday, September [...]

By | September 9th, 2016|0 Comments

KCC Students Celebrate Graduation at Vidinha Stadium

Kaua‘i Community College students. Contributed photo Students from 10 University of Hawai‘i campuses, including Kaua‘i Community College, participated in commencement ceremonies across the state last Friday. KCC students celebrated their hard work at a ceremony at Vidinha Stadium in Lihu‘e, starting at 6:15 p.m. May 13. Kuʻualoha Hoʻomanawanui (BA, Hawaiian Studies; MA, Polynesian Religion; [...]

By | May 19th, 2016|0 Comments

Why Some Seeds Sleep and Others Don’t, Part of the NTBG-KCC Lecture Series

Why Some Seeds Sleep and Others Don’t Free Talk on May 24 at KCC “The Nature of Seeds: Why Some Seeds Sleep and Other Curious Questions” is the title of a free public lecture by Dr. Carol Baskin on Tuesday, May 24 at 5:30 p.m. in the cafeteria at the KCC Campus Center in Puhi. The fifth [...]

By | May 12th, 2016|0 Comments

KCC Honors Earth Day 2016

Earth Day 2016 team: Benjamin Katz, Daniel Erickson, Justin Carvalho, Rosie Sanders, Dawn Wooten, Molly Summers, Livingston Rowen. Photo courtesy of KCC Kauaʻi Community College joined the world to officially celebrate Earth Day 2016 April 22. Weather conditions were perfect for the college to honor the occasion as winds softly moved through kukui, avocado, [...]

By | May 3rd, 2016|0 Comments

For Kauai Calendar Events

Calendar Events for May 2016 See all of these events and more on the For Kauai Calendar  May 6-July 10, 9:30am-3:30 pm Nature Connects: Art with Lego Bricks in McBryde Garden Using 370,000 individual LEGO® bricks, the renowned artist and children’s author Sean Kenney has created 14 enchanting, nature-inspired sculptures. Self guided tour. $30/15. Info [...]

By | April 27th, 2016|0 Comments

“Zanthoxylum: What’s in a (plant’s) Name?” Free Public Lecture

Exploring the roots of plant names Free Talk on April 12 at KCC “Zanthoxylum: What’s in a (plant’s) name?” is the title of a free public lecture on Tuesday, April 12 from 5:30 p.m. In this fourth offering of the National Tropical Botanical Garden (NTBG) and Kaua‘i Community College (KCC)’s ‘What in the World’ public series, Puanani Anderson-Fung [...]

By | April 2nd, 2016|0 Comments