National Day of Prayer Celebration: May 5

The public is invited to participate in the annual National Day of Prayer celebration, Thursday, May 5, from 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., sponsored by the Interfaith Roundtable of Kauai.  The event will take place at the County of Kauai Moikeha Building Rotunda, 4444 Rice Street in the Lihue Civic Center (the round building at [...]

By |April 30th, 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

New eWaste recycling service at Puhi Metals begins June 1

County officials today announced that Resource Recovery Solutions, operator of Puhi Metals Recycling Center (PMRC), will be accepting eWaste free of charge starting June 1. The service will be offered during the center’s regular hours of operation, Monday to Saturday, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. PMRC is located at 3951 Puhi Road. “We are [...]

By |April 24th, 2016|0 Comments

Earth Day Progress: Kaua‘i Utility Cuts Greenhouse Gas Emissions

Kaua‘i Island Utility Cooperative’s use of renewable resources to replace oil-fired power generation will reduce the utility’s greenhouse gas emissions to below 1990 levels this year. With climate change a major concern on Earth Day 2016, KIUC is on a path to generate at least 50 percent of its electricity by using solar, biomass and hydroelectric resources. That will [...]

By |April 22nd, 2016|0 Comments

Uncle’s Shave Ice Opens New Location in Lihue

Uncle’s Shave Ice, located in Poipu at The Shops at Kukui’ula, is opening a second location at the Safeway shopping center in Lihue at Hokulei Village on Friday April 22nd. The shop is conveniently located across the street from the YMCA Pool and Chiefess Kamakahelei Middle School and easily accessible from the Petco side of the center. Uncle’s [...]

By |April 22nd, 2016|0 Comments

Free Mindful Parenting Workshop

Mindful Parenting Workshop We welcome all parents and caregivers to a free, fun, experiential journey to practice values-based parenting skills on Saturday, May 21, 2016 from 1:30-5:30pm.  This event will be held at the Pu`ukumu School, 4551 Kapuna Road (former Kula School) in Kilauea, Kaua`i.  To register:  Donna 808-639-9436 Do you sometimes wonder how to [...]

By |April 18th, 2016|0 Comments

4th Annual Kauai Fashion Weekend (KFW) Saturday, May 7th

 4th Annual Kauai Fashion Weekend Presented by: Inkspot Printing Corp. & Ahmad Couture Saturday, May 7, 6:30-9 pm   4th Annual Kauai Fashion Weekend. Ahmad Couture and local designers to showcase fabulous fashions for day, casual and evening wear for men and women. Dinner & Show - $75 @ 6:00 pm Show Only - $35 [...]

By |April 17th, 2016|0 Comments

Sheraton Kauai Welcomes Entries from Kaua’i Non-Profits for Charity Lei-Making Contest

SHERATON KAUAI RESORT ANNOUNCES LEI DAY CONTEST Winning Non-Profit Organization to Receive July 2016 Proceeds from Table 53 Sheraton Kauai Resort is calling for entries from Kaua‘i-based non-profit organizations to its first-ever charity lei-making contest, to be held in the resort’s Ocean Courtyard Saturday, April 30, 2016, in advance of Lei Day celebrations. The winning [...]

By |April 10th, 2016|0 Comments

Koke‘e Rainbow Trout Season Starts June 18

Rainbow trout fishing in the Koke‘e Public Fishing Area. Photo courtesy DLNR The state Department of Land and Natural Resources just announced this year’s open fishing season for rainbow trout in the Koke‘e Public Fishing Area begins June 18. Anglers may fish daily from Saturday, June 18, to Friday, Sept. 30. Fishing hours will be [...]

By |April 10th, 2016|0 Comments

We Do it for You, with You

By Léo Azambuja Once I asked my father, a working artist, when he decides a painting is finished. I half-expected his answer, “When I sell it.” I should’ve known it. Obsessive improving disorder is something I am well aware I inherited from my father. So in 2014, a few months after I took the editor [...]

By |April 5th, 2016|0 Comments