For Kauai Calendar Events for November 2019. All these events and more can be seen on our online calendar where you can add them yourself, or email them to Honey at calendar@forkauaionline.com for us to do for you

Now till-December 31 Kauai Independent Food Bank Holiday Food Drive
Help us achieve our goal of $45,000 and 45,000 lbs of food. Food donations can be dropped off at any County Fire Station and the KIFB warehouse. Accepting monetary donations and perishable food items at our Nawiliwili warehouse 8am-4 pm M-F. Info Leona Perez 808-246-3809 ext. 2, https://www.kauaifoodbank.org

November 16 & December 14, 8:30am-1:30 pm CKTV Holiday Craft Fairs
Get your holiday shopping at the Chiefess Kamakahelei Middle School craft fairs: Sat, Nov 16, and Sat, Dec 14th, all 8:30am-1:30 pm. Handmade gifts, jewelry, books, clothing, handbags and much more! Potential vendors call Kevin Matsunaga 645-0019

November 6-9 4th Annual Poipu Food & Wine Festival
This three-day event will celebrate Kauai’s diverse culinary resources and talents, while supporting the Culinary Arts Program at Kauai Community College (KCC). Info https://www.poipufoodandwinefestival.com

November 8 & 9, 8-10 pm The 5th Annual Wahine Comedy Festival
Brandi Morgan headlines and Patrice Scott hosts. Corky Gardner, Erika Swartzkopf, Justine Smith, Ronda Hanson and Pam Escalona perform original comedy. This year we have comics from the Big Isle, Maui and Oahu, we are the funniest ladies in Hawaii! Join the Female Comics of Hawaii, the only all-female comedy group in Hawaii for two nights at Trees Lounge in Kapaa. $12 cover at the door, 21+. Info http://www.treesloungekauai.com

November 8-9 Kauai Veterans Museum Fundraiser
Join us for two nights of line dancing as we raise funds for the Kauai Veterans Museum. At Kauai Veterans Museum. Info https://www.kauaiveteranscenter.org

Saturday, November 9, 17th Annual Old Koloa Sugar Mill Run
Kauai’s premier 5K, 10K, Half Marathon Runs, and 5K Walk. Starting at 7 am. At Anne Knudsen Park in Koloa. Pre-registration only from $35-$40. Info http://www.oldkoloasugarmillrun.org

Saturday, November 9,10am-Noon Secrets of Water Gardening Class
Join us for our Secrets of Water Gardening class to dip your toes into the colorful world of water gardening. $25 per person, or bring a friend for just $20 each. At Garden Ponds Kauai 5-2719 Kuhio Hwy. Info http://www.gardenpondskauai.com

November 10-14 Kahi Loa Pure Hawaiian Shamanistic Healing
Kahi Loa is Pure Hawaiian Shamanistic Healing with the Power of Infinite Aloha flowing through the spirits of: fire, water, wind, stone, plants, animals, and human spirit. $595 with non refundable $195 deposit. At Kauai Hale Luana Princeville. Info https://www.shamanicbodywork.com

Monday, November 11, 11 am & 1 pm Veterans Day Ceremonies
Honoring Kauai’s veterans with two ceremonies, at Hanapepe at 11 am and the Veterans Center at 1 pm. Info https://www.kauaiveteranscenter.org

November 12-14 Mana Lomi Level 1 Workshops
Topics covered include clinical procedures of Mana Lomi as well as history, simple meditation practices, ho`oponopono and Hawaiian healing chants. At Lihu’e Parish Hall. $485. Info Carol Hart 652-5691, https://hartfeltkauai.com

Thursday, November 14, 6:30-8:30 pm Talkstory: Kaumualiʻi Moʻolelo -Unpublished Family Stories
By Aletha G. Kaohi-Family Keeper of the Culture; 6th Generation Descendant of the King. At Hale Halawai, Waioli. Donation. Info http://www.kauaikingkaumualii.org

Friday, November 15, 11th Annual Na Wahine Alaka’i O Kauai Award
The Na Wahine Alaka’i O Kauai Award is given to honor outstanding women leaders on Kaua‘i. At Kaua‘i Marriott Resort. Info http://ywcakauai.org

November 15-December 1 Hawaii Children’s Theatre presents Roald Dahl’s “Matilda”!
Matilda the Musical will be running 3 weekends Fridays and Saturdays at 7 pm and Sundays at 4 pm. At Kauai War Memorial Convention Hall. GA $13, students and seniors $12, under 3 free. Info and tickets https://www.hawaiichildrenstheatre.org

Saturday, November 16, Entry Day for Kauai Society of Artists Small Works BIG SHOW
Small Works Big Show running from November 23 through January 3 2020. At KSA Gallery Kukui Grove. Info 245 2782, artinkauai@gmail.com, http://www.kauaisocietyofartists.org

Saturday, November 16, 5:30-8:30 pm Fascinating Fungi – Mushroom Symposium and Tea Lounge
Delve into the fungi kingdom and learn how to identify, hunt for, and even grow mushrooms. This class will include a live demonstration of plugging a log to grow your own edible fungi! $25 per person, or bring a friend for just $20 each. At Garden Ponds Kauai 5-2719 Kuhio Hwy. Info http://www.gardenpondskauai.com

November 19-21 Mana Lomi`ili`ili Workshop
Authentic Hawaiian Hot Stone Therapy is hands-on-healing communicating energetically deep within the bones all the way into the soul. At Lihu’e Parish Hall. $535. Info Carol Hart 652-5691, https://hartfeltkauai.com

November 22-24, 3rd Annual Kauai Old Time Gathering
Welcome all musicians, singers, dancers, music and fun lovers. Bring your instruments and your tents for old time music, dancing, camping, learning, teaching and jamming in Kokee State Park. Info and to reserve, https://www.kauaioldtime.com/reservations

November 23-January 3 Kauai Society of Artists Small Works BIG SHOW
Small Works BIG SHOW running from November 23 through January 3 2020. Entry day is November 16. At KSA Gallery Kukui Grove. Info 245 2782, artinkauai@gmail.com, http://www.kauaisocietyofartists.org

Saturday, November 23, 10am-Noon Water Lily 101 Class
Join us for our Water Lily 101 class to dip your toes into the colorful world of water gardening. $25 per person, or bring a friend for just $20 each. At Garden Ponds Kauai 5-2719 Kuhio Hwy. Info http://www.gardenpondskauai.com

Saturday, November 23, 6 pm KISS Cabaret – Love Finds Trouble
Kauai Island Singers Showcase presents Love Finds Trouble, the next chapter of The Mating Game, a sultry, sassy, sizzling original cabaret set in a 1920s speakeasy. $15-$20. At Trees Lounge. Info https://www.kisskauai.org

Sunday, November 24, 6:30 am 14th Annual KVMH Golf Tournament
Fundraiser golf tournament for Kauai Veterans Memorial Hospital to raise funds for a new 3D mammography machine. Golf tournament at Poipu Bay Golf Course, banquet to follow at Grand Hyatt Ballroom. Info 338-9452, 482-0808, skline@hhsc.org

Sunday, November 24, Noon-6 pm, 27th Annual Hawaiian Slack Key Guitar Festival ‘Kauai Style’
Featured artists include: LT Smooth, Tavana, Blayne Asing, Kamuela Kahoano, Danny Carvalho, Nani Edgar and many more. At 3610 Rice St, Lihue. $10 donation at the door only.

Saturday, and Sundays, November 30-December 22, 6-8 pm Joy of Christmas Spectacular Lights Event 2019
Come and see the spectacular Christmas lights and displays throughout the historic grounds of St Raphael Church 3011 Hapa Rd Koloa. The admission is free to all. Food for purchase and gift shop open. Info 742-1955, https://www.st-raphael-kauai.org

December 6-28, 6-8 pm 23rd Annual Kauai Festival of Lights
Visitors will love our “Santa’s Gone Kauaiian“ theme and the gorgeous hand-crafted “Trash to Treasure” decorations art-directed by Elizabeth Freeman and created by Kauai’s talented teens! Festival starts on Dec 6, 6 pm with caroling, lighting countdown, and lights parade. Free. At Historic County Building, 4396 Rice Street. Info https://kauaifestivaloflights.com

Saturday, December 7, 9am-3:00 pm NTBG Holiday Craft Fair
Kauai Made products, jewelry, clothing, and more. National Tropical Botanical Garden Headquarters Campus at 3530 Papalina Road, Kalaheo. Info https://ntbg.org

Saturday, December 14, 9am-2 pm Kauai Made Holly Jolly Holiday Fair
Join us for a Kauai made holiday fair with over 40 vendors. Limited free gifts with purchases so come early, Santa, live entertainment, food booths and trucks. At Front Parking lot of K-Mart. Info 241-4946, kauaimade@kauai.gov, https://kauaimade.net

Saturday, December 14, 4 pm Kaulana Kīlauea presents the 5th Annual Kīlauea Christmas Concert
This free, family-friendly event celebrates the Kīlauea community in a night of holiday fun and fellowship. This year’s line-up features music by multi Nā Hōkū Hanohano award winners, The Lim Family, the Kīlauea Social Club, and multi Nā Hōkū Hanohano Award winners, Kūpaoa. Hula performances by Miss Aloha Hula 2006, Nāmakana Lim-Carvalho, and the Ke ‘Ala Aumoe dancers. Food available for purchase by the Kīlauea Noodle Compny and the North Shore Grinds food truck. Suggested donation: 1 non-perishable food item per person to benefit the North Shore Food Pantry. At Kīlauea Park.